Eleanor Marie KENNEY

Eleanor Marie KENNEY

Female 1919 - 2017  (98 years)

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  • Name Eleanor Marie KENNEY 
    Born 6 Jan 1919  Fremont, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Dec 2017  Boscawen, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1657  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2018 

    Father Richard Aloysius KENNEY,   b. 13 Oct 1885, Elk Garden, Mineral County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1970, White River Junction, Windsor County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Gertrude Marie KENNEY,   b. 20 Nov 1894, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1989, Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Notes 
    • 1930 census of Chicopee, Hamden County, Massachusetts, enumerated 16 April 1930:

      - Richard A. Kenney, age 45, head of household; age 33 at marriage; born West Virginia; both parents born West Virginia; occupation Cook in restaurant.
      - Gertrude M. Kenney, age 35, wife; age 23 at first marriage; born Massachusetts; both parents born Massachusetts; occupation Artist, Paramount Studio.
      - Eleanor M. Kenney, age 11; born New Hampshire.
      - Virginia Kenney, age 9; born West Virginia.

      They are living at the same address with:

      - Sampson, Jennie M., Head of Houshold, age 50, widowed; born Massachusetts; both parents born Massachusetts; no occupation.
      - Sampson, Madeline L., daughter, age 14, single; born Massachusetts; father born Paris, France; mother born Massachusetts.
      - Kenney, Hattie, age 73, mother, widowed; born Massachusetts; father born New Hampshire; mother born Massachusetts.

      - Rafters, Edward F., head of household, age 40; marriage at age 21; born Massachusetts; father born New York; mother born Massachusetts; occupation Machinist, electrical factory.
      - Rafters, Flora, wife, age 43; age 23 at first marriage; born Massachusetts; father born Canada-French; mother born Massachusetts.
      - Rafters, Mildred, daughter, age 17, single; born Massachusetts.

      They are living next door to:

      - Sampson, Emma, head of household, age 52, single; born Pennsylvania; both parents born Paris, France; no occupation.
      - Sampson, Matilda E., sister, age 48, single; born New York; both parents born Paris, France; occupation Treasurer, Knit Goods.
      - Sampson, Helen, sister, age 59, single; born New York; both parents born Paris, France; occupation Secretary, publishing company.
      - Holman, Flora B., boarder, age 59, single; born Massachusetts; father born New Hampshire; mother born Vermont; occupation cashier, glazed paper co.

    • 1940 census of Abbott Road, Fremont, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, enumerated 12 April 1940:

      - Kenney, Richard A., age 55, completed 8th grade, born West Virginia, residing 1 April 1935 in Hampden, Massachusetts, no occupation.
      - Kenney, Gertrude M., age 46, wife, completed three years of college, residing 1 April 1935 in Hampden, Massachusetts, occupation Presser, Shoe Factory, earned $700 in 1939.
      - Kenney, Eleanor M., age 21, daughter, completed four years of high school, born New Hampshire, residing 1 April 1935 in Hampden, Massachusetts, occupation Housework, Private House, earned $220 in 1939.
      - Kenney, Virginia M., age 19, daughter, completed two years of high school, born West Virginia, residing 1 April 1935 in Hampden, Massachusetts, occupation Washer, Shoe Shop, earned $726 in 1939.

      Census information reported by Eleanor M. Kenney.

    Family ID F1909  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Reginald Forrest TABOR,   b. 15 Oct 1919, Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1987, Goffstown, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1944  Fremont, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The marriage of Reginald Forrest Tabor and Eleanor Kenney cites the groom's residence Hampstead, New Hampshire, age 25, first marriage, occupation U.S. Army, born Nashua, New Hampshire, son of Forrest H. Tabor, age 54, living, occupation Candy Salesman, born Hampstead, and Kate A. Ladd, age 51, living, occupation At Home, born Fremont, New Hampshire, who both reside in Hampstead. The bride's residence is Fremont, age 25, first marriage, occupation At Home, born Fremont, daughter of Richard A. Kenney, age 59, living, occupation Retired, born Elk Garden, West Virginia, and Gertrude M. Kenney, age 50, living, occupation Portsmouth Navy Yard, born Lynn, Massachusetts, who both reside in Fremont. [1]
    Divorced Bef 1975 
    Children 
     1. Richard Forrest 'Rick' TABOR,   b. 7 Aug 1946, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1975, Madison, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     2. Stanley Sherwood TABOR,   b. 27 Jul 1951, Pittsfield, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1994, Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     3. Bruce Ladd TABOR
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1910  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Richard Dunmore CORLISS,   b. 5 Sep 1917, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 2006, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1977  Dunbarton, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1895  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jan 1919 - Fremont, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Nov 1944 - Fremont, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1977 - Dunbarton, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Dec 2017 - Boscawen, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Eleanor Marie Kenney
    Eleanor Marie Kenney
    Eleanor (Kenney) Tabor Corliss, 2013
    Eleanor (Kenney) Tabor Corliss, 2013

  • Notes 
    • BOSCAWEN - Eleanor (Kenney) Tabor Corliss passed away at Merrimack County Nursing Home, Saturday, December 30, 2017. Born in Fremont, January 6, 1919, Eleanor was the daughter of Richard and Gertrude (Kenney) Kenney.

      Known to all as a gracious and elegant lady, Eleanor was an expert dressmaker and loved to read and paint. At age 58, she graduated from the NH Hospital School of Nursing, and worked as a Registered Nurse. Eleanor was a member of the Webster Women's Union, and received Webster's Boston Post Cane in 2015. A member of the NH Poetry Society, she published a book of poems she had written throughout her life.

      Eleanor was predeceased by her three sons, Richard, Stanley and Bruce Tabor; and two husbands, Reginald Tabor and Richard Corliss. She is survived by her sister, Virginia "Ginna" Steele of Conway; three grandchildren, Scott, Catherine and Jesse Tabor; two nephews, Thomas and James Steele; and her Corliss step-children and step-grandchildren.

      A celebration of life will be held on Eleanor's 99th birthday, Saturday, January 6, at 11 a.m. at the Webster Congregational Church.

      Inurnment services will be held in the spring, both in Contoocook with her husband Richard, and in Conway with her three sons.

      In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Webster Congregational Church, 1011 Long St., Webster, NH 03303.


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

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.