Merrill Willis WENTWORTH

Male 1904 - 1981  (76 years)


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  • Name Merrill Willis WENTWORTH 
    Born 23 Jul 1904  Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 May 1981  Hernando County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I130375  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 

    Father John Willis WENTWORTH,   b. 9 Apr 1874, Danville, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1940  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Lilla Sarah 'Lillian' HEATH,   b. 22 Mar 1875, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1918, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1896  Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of John W. Wentworth and Lilla S. Heath cites their residences Danbury. The groom is age 22, first marriage, occupation Blacksmith, born Danville, P.Q., son of Wilton W. Wentworth, age 42, occupation Carpenter, and Abbie Wentworth, age 39, occupation Housewife, both born Kingsey, P.Q., both residing in Danville, P.Q. The bride is age 21, first marriage, occupation Housekeeper, born Danbury, daughter of Lorenzo M. Heath, age 21, occupation Farmer, born Danbury, and Emma Heath, occupation Housewife, both residing in Danbury. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1900 census of Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 1 June 1900:

      - Wentworth, John W., age 26, married 3 years, born April 1874 in Canada English, both parents born Canada English, occupation Blacksmith.
      - Wentworth, Lillian S., age 25, wife, married 3 years, mother of 1 child, 1 child still living, born March 1875 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Cleora E., age 5 months, daughter, born December 1899 in New Hampshire, father born Canada English, mother born New Hampshire.

    • 1910 census of Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 28 April 1910:

      - Wentworth, John W., age 36, first marriage, married 14 years, born Canada, both parents born Canada, occupation Blacksmith, General Shop.
      - Wentworth, Lilla, age 35, wife, first marriage, married 14 years, mother of 2 children, 2 children still living, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Cleora E., age 10, daughter, born New Hampshire, father born Canada, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Merrill W., age 5, son, born New Hampshire, father born Canada, mother born New Hampshire.

    • 1920 census of Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 14 January 1920:

      - Wentworth, John W., age 45, widowed, born Canada, both parents born Canada, occupation Blacksmith, Own Shop.
      - Wentworth, Cleora E., age 20, daughter, born New Hampshire, father born Canada, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Marill W., age 15, son, born New Hampshire, father born Canada, mother born New Hampshire.

    Family ID F42909  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Florence E. STEVENS,   b. 22 Aug 1901, Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1966  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 23 May 1925  Belmont, Belknap County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Merrill Willis Wentworth and Florence E. Stevens cites the groom's residence Danbury, New Hampshire, age 20, first marriage, occupation Pulpworker, born Danbury, son of John W. Wentworth, age 50, occupation Blacksmith, born Danville, P.Q., and Lilla S. Wentworth, age 43, occupation Housework, born Danbury, who both reside in Danbury. The bride's residence is Franklin, New Hampshire, age 22, first marriage, occupation School Teacher, born Franklin, daughter of Ernest W. Stevens, age 64, occupation Painter, born Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Ella M. Roby, age 70, occupation Housewife, born Andover, New Hampshire, who both reside in Franklin. [2]
    Divorced 2 Jul 1936  Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The divorce record of Merrill W. Wentworth and Florence S. Wentworth, libelant, both residing in Danbury, New Hampshire, cites marriage Belmont, New Hampshire 23 May 1925, divorced 2 July 1936; cause is extreme cruelty. Six children affected by decree. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1930 census of Hill, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 5 April 1930:

      - Wentworth, Merrill W., age 25, rents the home for $10, first married age 20, born New Hampshire, father born Canada English, mother born New Hampshire, occupation Lineman, High Tension Line.
      - Wentworth, Florence E., age 27, wife, first married age 22, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Ernest W., age 4 years ? months, son, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Ronald B., age 2 years 8 months, son, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Florence E., age 5 months, daughter, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.

    • 1940 census of Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 8 April 1940:

      - Wentworth, Florence E.,a ge 38, rents the home for $10, divorced, completed 2 years of college, born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Ronald B., age 12, son, completed 6 years of education, born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Florence E., age 10, daughter, completed 4 years of education, born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Houston C., age 8, son, completed 1 year of education, born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Glendall D., age 6, son, born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Maxine E., age 5, daughter, born New Hampshire.

      All persons lived in Danbury, New Hampshire on 1 April 1935.

    Children 
     1. Ernest Willis WENTWORTH,   b. 5 Nov 1925, Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1982, Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     2. Ronald Blaisdell WENTWORTH,   b. 18 Jul 1927, Franklin, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1990, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. Florence Ella WENTWORTH,   b. 7 Oct 1929, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1975, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. Houston C. WENTWORTH,   b. Abt 1932, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Glendon Dana WENTWORTH,   b. 15 Oct 1933, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1976, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     6. Maxine E. WENTWORTH,   b. Abt 1934, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F42913  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Agnes PAQUIN,   b. 22 Apr 1914, Weare, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1998, Hernando County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 5 Aug 1936  Canaan, Grafton County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Merrill W. Wentworth and Mary Agnes Paquin cites the groom's residence Bristol, New Hampshire, age 32, second marriage, divorced, occupation Electrician, born Danbury, New Hampshire, son of John W. Wentworth, age 61, occupation Blacksmith, born Danville, P.Q., residence Danbury, and Lilla S. Heath, deceased, born Danbury. The bride's residence is Danbury, age 18, first marriage, occupation Housework, born Weare, New Hampshire, daughter of Eugene Paquin, deceased, born Canada, and Louis Therrin, deceased, born Manchester, New Hampshire. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1940 census of Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 15-16 April 1940:

      - Wentworth, Merrill, age 34, owns the home, home value $2,150, completed 8 years of education, born New Hampshire, occupation Lineman, Power Co.
      - Wentworth, Mary, age 24, wife, completed 8 years of education, born New Hampshire.
      - Paquin, Elsie, age 6, daughter, completed 1 year of education, born New Hampshire.
      - Wentworth, Marie, age 2, daughter, born New Hampshire.

      All persons except 2-year old Marie lived in same place on 1 April 1935.

    Children 
     1. Marie WENTWORTH,   b. Abt 1938, Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F42912  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Jul 1904 - Danbury, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 May 1925 - Belmont, Belknap County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 2 Jul 1936 - Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Aug 1936 - Canaan, Grafton County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 May 1981 - Hernando County, Florida Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947.