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Robert A. Foss

Robert A. Foss

Male 1881 - 1959  (78 years)

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  • Name Robert A. Foss 
    Born 14 Sep 1881  , , Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Nov 1959 
    Buried Hamilton, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I49265  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 19 May 2011 

    Father Robert Harmon Foss,   b. 28 Jun 1836, Saco, York, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1924  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Abbie Ellen Whipple,   b. 13 Apr 1855, Hamilton, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1901  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1878  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22735  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ethel M.,   b. 8 Mar 1891, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1984, Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Children 
     1. Robert Foss,   d. Feb 1984
     2. Philip Foss,   d. Siloam Springs, Benton, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F22740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Sep 1881 - , , Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hamilton, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Handwritten descendancy chart of Matthew Whipple by Shirley Whipple Adams (swagene@rangeley.org), mailed to Weldon Whipple Oct 2000. Shirley created the chart "20 yrs. ago in Ipswich [Massachusetts] at the library using Hammatt & Darling papers, Ipswich V[ital] R[ecords], Hamilton V[ital] R[ecords] & cemetery records." Gives a second wife, named Velma.

      !SOURCE: Email from Nanette W. Condon (undisclosed at example dot net) to the Whipple Website, 8 Mar 2001. "He did not have a second marriage."

      !SOURCE: 1 Jun 1900 federal census of District 467, Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, sheet A1, dwelling 3, family 3:
      • Foss, Robert, head, b. 28 Jun 1836, age 63, married 23 yrs., b. ME, parents b. ME, farmer
      • Foss, Abbie E., wife, b. 14 Apr 1855, age 45, married 23 yrs., b. MA, parents b. MA
      • Foss, Clara L., dau, b. 15 Nov 1879, age 20, married 1 yr., b. MA, father b. ME, mother b. MA, at home
      • Foss, Robert A., son, b. 14 Sep 1881, age 18, single, b. MA, father b. ME, mother b. MA, farm laborer
      • Foss, Lawerence M., son, b. 1 Aug 1889, age 10, single, b. MA, father b. ME, mother b. MA, at school
      • Whipple, Sarah B., servant, b. 13 Apr 1868, age 32, single, b. MA, parents b. MA, housemaid
      • Canon, William, servant, b. 4 Jul 1855, age 45, single, b. MA, father b. Ireland, mother b. England, farm hand
      • Andrews, Geo. W., servant, b. 19 Jun 1834, age 65, single, b. MA, parents b. MA, farm hand


      !SOURCE: 22 Apr 1910 federal census of District 486, Wenham, Essex County, Massachusetts, sheet 6B (p. 12), living on Cherry Street, dwelling 142, family 154:
      • Foss, Robert, head, 73, widowed, b. ME, parents b. ME, Gardener, house [?]
      • Foss, Robert A., son, 28, single, b. MA, father b. ME, mother b. MA, Photographer, Picture house
      • Von Herman, Clara L., dau, 30, married 10 yrs., b. MA, father b. ME, mother b. MA


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