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Hattie E. (Drake) Manchester (1868 - 1955)

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Hattie E. Manchester formerly Drake
Born in Concord, Lake, Ohio, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married 1 Aug 1894 in Winsted, Litchfield, Connecticutmap
Died in Winsted, Litchfield, Connecticutmap
Profile last modified 24 May 2019
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Biography

Hattie was born in 1868. She is the daughter of Ara Drake and Abigail Norville.

Newspapers

1896-Jun-23, “Hartford Courant”

Mr. and Mrs. Willis A. Drake of Ohio and children are visiting Mt. Drake’s sister, Mrs. Harry Manchester of Spencer street. Mr. and Mrs. Drake formerly lived here. [1]

1955-Jun-19, “Hartford Courant”

Mrs. Harry G. Manchester
Mrs. Hattie E. Manchester, 86, wife of Harry G. Manchester of 161 Spencer St., died Saturday at the Litchfield County Hospital after a long illness. Born at Concord, Ohio, Dec. 5, 1858, the daughter of Ara and Abigail (Norval) Drake, she was a resident of Winsted most of her life. On August 1, 1894, she was married to Harry G. Manchester, and they observed their 60th wedding anniversary last summer.
Mrs. Manchester was a member of the Methodist Church and was active in the various societies there. She served as church organist for a number of years. She was also a member of the Eastern Star and was an active member of the Litchfield County Choral Union for many years.
Besides her husband she leaves two daughters, Mrs. Fred Osborne of Claremont, N.H., Miss Virginia Manchester of Winsted.
Private funeral services will be held. The Jones Memorial Home will be open Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. Burial will be in Center Cemetery. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers friends may send memorial contributions to Mrs. Clarence R. Osborn for the Methodist Church. [2]

Sources

  1. ”Hartford Courant”, (Hartford, Connecticut), 1896-Jun-23, page 10, https://www.newspapers.com/image/369272624/
  2. ”Hartford Courant”, (Hartford, Connecticut), 1955-Jun-19, page 6, https://www.newspapers.com/image/370985272/
  • “The descendants of John Drake of Windsor, Connecticut” by Gay, Alice M; Drake, Harrie Beekman, 1864-1894, (c) 1933, Tuttle Company

Census

"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFCK-B2G : 29 July 2017), Hattie Drake in entry for Abigail M Drake, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 7, sheet 135B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0100; FHL microfilm 1,254,100.

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9Q1-WBN : accessed 24 May 2019), Hattie E Manchester in household of Harry G Manchester, Winsted borough (northwest side), Litchfield, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 266, sheet 15B, family 373, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,141.

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MK2C-C78 : accessed 24 May 2019), Hattie Manchester in household of Harry G Manchester, Winchester, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 289, sheet 14B, family 358, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 135; FHL microfilm 1,374,148.

"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCNQ-TLP : accessed 24 May 2019), Hattie E Manchester in household of Harry G Manchester, Winsted, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States; citing ED 230, sheet 8A, line 38, family 170, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 187; FHL microfilm 1,820,187.

"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XM5M-F2V : accessed 24 May 2019), Hattie Manchester in household of Harry G Manchester, Winchester, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 50, sheet 6A, line 9, family 129, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 270; FHL microfilm 2,340,005.

"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K71V-7QC : 14 March 2018), Hattie Manchester in household of Harry Manchester, Winsted, Winchester Town, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 3-82, sheet 2A, line 21, family 21, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 511.

Death

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