Born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire [S36:MA BIRTHS, SLC]
Married on 04 January 1866 in Portsmouth; he was 29 & she was 24 [S36:NH MAR RECS].
Living in 1900 Cambridge Massachusetts. with daughter Helen & 2 sister-in-laws (Charlotte & Alice Gerrish, both born in New Hampshire) [1900 Mass. Soundex]
Was a Clerk in 1871, Cambridge [S36:MA BIRTHS, SLC]
Wife was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire @1841-1895; daughter of Woodbury (born in Portsmouth) & Ellen (Odiorne- born in Rye, New Hampshire). She was 54 years, 3+ mo. old when died (17 May 1895) of Cancer in Waltham, Massachusetts [death certificate]
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The older sources are sometimes "iffy" because when I started this project
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