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Almon Edgerton, son of Edwin and Celia Ann (Warren) Edgerton.

 

born:

February 13, 1849; Vernon, Tolland Co., CT.  (VR 2:112-113)

died:

September 4, 1915; Worcester, Worcester Co., MA.  (MA State DC #1843)

buried:

September 8, 1915; Worcester, Worcester Co., MA.  (MA State DC #1843)

 

married:

1:  June 5, 1888; Worcester, Worcester Co., MA.  (VR 462:281)

 

Mary Broadhurst, daughter of Benjamin and Ellen Broadhurst.

 

born:

~1858; Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

died:

February 18, 1890; Worcester, Worcester Co., MA.  (VR 590:--)

 

Children:

  1. Edwin A., b. November 20, 1889; Worcester, Worcester Co., MA.

 

 

 

 

married:

2:  October 3, 1904; Keene, Cheshire Co., NH.  (NH State MC)

 

Mary Elizabeth Donovan, daughter of James Dean and Lucretia Bauerof (Seaver) Donovan.

 

born:

1847; Norwich, New London Co., CT.

died:

1916; Framingham, Worcester Co., MA.  (DI MA)

 


Almon Edgerton was listed in the 1900 Federal Census of Worcester City, Worcester County, Massachusetts.  He was residing at that time as a lodger in the household of George Butler (pg. 81; dwelling # 70; family #175; enum. June 6, 1900), and was listed as follows:

 

Name

Rel.

Birthdate & place

Age

Marital

Parents’ birthplace

 

 

 

 

Status

Father

Mother

----------------------------

--------

------------------------

--------

-----------

----------

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Almon Edgerton

lodger

Feb. 1849

CT

51

Wd

MA

CT

 

Almon’s occupation was listed as “woodworker”.

 

The household of Almon Edgerton was recorded in the 1910 Federal Census of Worcester City (Ward 9), Worcester County, Massachusetts (dwelling #232; family #573; enum.  May 15, 1910), as follows:

 

Name

Rel.

Age

Birthplace

Marital

Parents’ birthplace

 

 

 

 

Status

Father

Mother

----------------------------

--------

--------

-----------

----------

----------

----------

Almon Edgerton

head

60

CT

M 5y

MA

CT

Mary E.

wife

63

CT

M 5y

ME

MA

Laurie Burrell

lodger

30

MA

S

VT

MA

Lorin Waters

lodger

68

MA

S

MA

MA

 

According to the above census record, Mary was the mother of one child.  Almon’s occupation was listed as “woodworker – car works”.

 


 

Original Source Documents:

 

1900 Federal Census – household of George Butler; Worcester City, Worcester Co., MA.

1910 Federal Census – household of Almon Edgerton; Worcester City (Ward 9), Worcester Co., MA.

Marriage record – Almon Edgerton & Mary Broadhurst; Worcester, Massachusetts Vital Records, pg. 462, #281.

Death record – Mrs. Mary (Broadhurst) Edgerton; Worcester, Massachusetts Vital Records; pg. 590, #--.

NH State MC – Almon Edgerton and Mary Elizabeth Donovan; New Hampshire Marriage Certificates

Death Certificate – Almon Edgerton; Massachusetts State Death Certificates; certificate #1843.