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Nancy Mayberry Edwards



Father: Mother:



Nathaniel Edwards
Mary Gammon

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

3/1/1814 Otisfield ME 7/29/1901 Otisfield ME

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
William Bolster 10/14/1841 Otisfield ME
Issac Bolster Polly Cushman

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

6/23/1804 Paris ME 7/18/1877 Harrison ME

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Hannah Ellen Bolster 1/17/1844 Harrison ME 7/17/1864 Harrison ME
William Albert Bolster 7/23/1847 Harrison ME

Elizabeth Walker Bolster
10/24/1861
Otisfield ME












Comments:

Family located: Harrison ME
Occupation Cloth-dresser and Dyer

Other Info:

Nancy [Edwards] Bolster d inanition gastritis
Albert W Bolster m 3/19/1870 Harrison ME Jennie Emery
Jennie M Bolster (Emery) d 7/17/1882 Brockton MA of pelvic peritonitis
Albert W Bolster, junk dealer  m 9/27/1883 Brockton MA Alice M French, 30, shoe operative b E Livermore Falls ME dau of Ebenezer French and Hannah B

Lottie M Bolster m 4/20/1898 Brockton MA Chester Hayward McClarkey 21, candy manfr, b St Stephen N B, s of Alfred A McClarkey and Ida May Connor
Lottie M (Bolster) McCaskey m 1/10/1904 Easton MA Eliot A Harriman s of Thomas W Harriman and Mercy J Allen; second marriage of both
Volney A Harriman b 11/12/1907 Taunton MA; father machinist b Harwich MA
Albert Wilson Harriman b 4/20/1915

[male] Bolster d 12/4/1884 Brockton MA stillborn

Albert F Bolster b 9/22/1887 Brockton MA
Albert F Bolster, foreman,  m 6/22/1915 Brockton MA Gladys R Steele, 29, Bookeeper b Brockton dau of Joseph B Steele and Emma F Thompson
Albert F Bolster d 1/11/1983 Brockton MA

Jennie May Bolster b 6/28/1886 Brockton MA
Jennie Mae Bolster, cashier,  m 6/23/1914 Brockton MA, Wilson Woodbridge Crosier, 22, shoe op b No Adams s of Fred D Crosier and Cora A Wilson


Census:

1850 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
William Boalster    46    Farmer + Clothier    3000    ME
Nancy J Boalster    36    ME
Martha K Boalster    15    ME
Hannah E Boalster    6    ME
William A Boalster    3    ME
Bennett B Knight    12    ME
Reubey Greeley    22    ME

1860 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Wm Bolster    55    Farmer    1800    1200    Paris ME
Nancy J    46    Wife    Otisfield
Hannah E    16    Harrison
Wm A    12    Harrison
Betsey Baker    77    Widow    0    200    Bridgton

1870 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Bolster William    65    Farmer    1300    345    ME
_____ Nancy J    56    Keeping House    ME
_____ Lizzie    9    Attends school    ME
same dwelling different family
Bolster Albert W    23    Farmer    1000    345    ME
_____ Jennie N    18    Keeping House    ME
Emory Willie    7    Attends school    ME

1880 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Bolster Nancy J    66    Widowed    House Keeping    ME    ME    ME
_____ Lizzie    20    Daughter    ME    ME    ME

1880 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Bolster Albert W    32    Huckster    ME    ME    ME
_____ Jennie N    28    Housekeeping    ME    ME    ME
_____ Walter E__    __    Son    ME    ME    ME
_____ L__ M    1    Daughter    ME    ME    ME

1900 Brockton (Plymouth) MA
Bolster Albert W    July 1847    M 16    ME    ME    ME    Leather Dealer
_____ Alice M    Apr    1855    M 16    2    2    ME    ME    ME
_____ Jennie M    Daughter    June 1886    S    MA    ME    ME    at school
_____Albert L    Son    Sept 1887    SMA    ME    ME    at school
McLarkey Lottie    Daughter    July 1878    M    0    0    ME    ME    ME
French Clarles    Father in law    Mar 1816    Wd    ME    ME    ME

Published History/Genealogy:

Albert W Bolster m. Jennie W Emery, lived in Brockton MA
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition

Online:

For more information about the ancestors of William Bolster, see this section of Peru, Oxford, Maine Genealogy Project.

Cemetery:

William Bolster, his first wife Hannah, his daughter Hannah, son's first wife Jennie and their daughter Lena are buried Bolsters Mills Cemetery Harrison ME.