Charles Franklin CORLISS

Male 1844 - 1920  (76 years)


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  • Name Charles Franklin CORLISS 
    Born 24 Aug 1844  Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Dec 1920  Thorndike, Waldo County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Chas. F. Corliss cites age 76 years 8 months 24 days, died Thorndike 26 December 1920, a resident for five years, previous residence Aroostook, widowed, occupation Farmer, born Smyrna, Maine 2 April 1844, son of Willard Corliss, deceased, born Machias, and Betsey Segee, born Frederickton, New Brunswick. Cause of death is influenza of 6 days' duration, arterio sclerosis of long time curation. [1]
    Person ID I15380  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2018 

    Father Willard McCown CORLISS,   b. 5 Aug 1807, Cherryfield, Washington County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1892, Washburn, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth 'Betsey' SEGEE,   b. Apr 1812, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1892, Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 1831 
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 15 August 1850:

      - Corliss, William, age 43, occupation Farmer, property value $500, born Lubec?.
      - Corliss, Elizabeth, age 37, born Province of New Brunswick.
      - Corliss, David, age 16, occupation Farmer, born Limerick, Maine.
      - Corliss, John, age 14, born Smyrna, Maine.
      - Corliss, Rachel, age 11, born Smyrna, Maine.
      - Corliss, Charles, age 7, born Smyrna, Maine.
      - Corliss, Willard, age 4, born Smyrna, Maine.
      - Corliss, Martha J., age 1, born Smyrna, Maine.

    • 1860 census of Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 5 June 1860:

      - Corliss, Willard, age 53, occupation Farmer, real estate value $300, personal property $300, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Betsy, age 45, born Maine.
      - Corliss, David, age 25, occupation Laborer, personal property value $125, born Maine.
      - Corliss, John, age 23, occupation Laborer, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Rachel, age 21, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Charles, age 16, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Willard, age 14, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Martha, age 11, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Rosanna, age 6, born Maine.
      - Bonny, George, age 28, occupation Laborer, born Maine.

    • 1870 census of Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 6 June 1870:

      - Corliss, Willard, age 62, occupation Farmer, real estate value $350, personal property $500, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Elizabeth, age 55, occupation Keeping House, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Charles F., age 25, occupation Farm Laborer, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Willard, age 23, occupation Farm Laborer, born Maine.
      - Corliss, Rosanna, age 17, born Maine.
      - Howard, Laura E., age 14, born Maine.
      - Bonney, George D., age 8, born Maine.
      - Corliss, John S., age 33, occupation Farmer, born Maine.

    • 1880 census of Wade, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 16 June 1880:

      - Corliss, David M., age 46, occupation Farmer, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Corliss, Mary, age 47, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, father born Maine, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Corliss, Lillian L., age 19, daughter, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Corliss, Minerva L., age 16, daughter, occupation Teacher, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Corliss, Hulda M., age 7, daughter, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Corliss, Ida M., age 5, daughter, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Corliss, Willard, age 73, father, born Maine, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Corliss, Elizabeth, age 68, mother, born New Brunswick, both parents born New Brunswick.

    • 1880 census of Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 5 June 1880:

      - Corliss, Charles F., age 36, single, occupation Farmer, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Brunswick.
      - Corliss, Elizabeth, age 67, mother, married, occupation Keeping House, born New Brunswick, both parents born New Brunswick.
      - Cole, Susan, age 36, relationship is blank, single, born Maine, father born Ireland, mother born Maine.
      - White, Rosanna, age 27, sister, divorced, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Brunswick.
      - White, Willard M., age 8, sister's son, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - White, George T., age 6, sister's son, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - White, Herbert A., age 3, sister's son, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Bonney, Derwood, age 18, sister's son, single, occupation Farm Laborer, born Maine, father born New Brunswick, mother born Maine.

    Family ID F4911  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Ann 'Annie' 'Matilda' GOOD,   b. 30 Apr 1866, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1942, Longmont, Boulder County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 8 Jan 1882  Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1900 census of Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 7 June 1900:

      - Frasier, Alexander, age 43, married 14 years, born March 1857 in Maine, father born Canada, mother born Maine, occupation Farmer.
      - Frasier, Kate L., age 37, wife, married 14 years, mother of 3 children, 1 child still living, born March 1863 in Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Frasier, Walter T., age 21, son, single, born December 1878 in Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - McDonald, Daniel, age 30, boarder, born March 1870 in Canada, both parents born Canada, occupation Farm Laborer.
      - Corliss, Charles, age 54, boarder, single, born January 1846 in Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Day Laborer.

    • 1920 census of Thorndike, Waldo County, Maine, enumerated 2 January 1920:

      - Dagget, Mary E., age 62, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Dagget, Arthur A., age 58, husband, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Farming.
      - Daggett, Arthur S., age 21, son, single, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Farm Laborer.
      - Marton, Wilfred H., age 53, laborer, widowed, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Farm Laborer.
      - Dagget, Lizzie M., age 94, mother, widowed, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Corliss, Charles F., age 75, cousin, widowed, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Laborer, Woods.

    Children 
    +1. Alice Barbara 'Alzada' CORLISS,   b. 13 Dec 1883, Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1947  (Age 63 years)
     2. Ardra Ann 'Ada' CORLISS,   b. 24 Nov 1886, Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1961, Hiawatha, Carbon County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Charles Emery CORLISS 'CORLESS',   b. 9 Apr 1888, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1909, Victor, Teller County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     4. Percy Julius CORLISS,   b. 24 Aug 1890, Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1895, Victor, Teller County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F4948  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1844 - Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Jan 1882 - Smyrna, Aroostook County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Dec 1920 - Thorndike, Waldo County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/, Maine Marriages, 1771-1907.