Dorothy Constance Ennis, daughter of William Hugh Ennis and Katherine (Young) Ennis; born in Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 29 May 1917; died at home, Pittsford, Rutland County, Vermont, 19 September 1997, age 80; buried in the Evergreen Cemetery, Pittsford, Rutland County; married in Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, 31 December 1947, Harold Augustus Haviland.
1930. The Ennis family renting for $35 per month on 16 Hollywood Court, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, without a radio set. Head of household William H. Ennis, age 38, age at first marriage 21, born New York; son John, age 14, born Connecticut; daughter Dorothy, age 12, born Connecticut; daughter Katheryn, age 6, born New Jersey.
1940, Apr 6. U.S. Federal Census. The Ennis family owning a $6,000 home at 64 Seaside Avenue, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut. Head of household Eilly Ennis, age 53, single, highest school grade 8, born Connecticut, saleslady 5+10 cent Store; brother William, age 56, married, 8th grade, born Connecticut, carpenter Weather Strip Company; nephew John, age 24, single, college 4th year, born Connecticut, new worker; niece Dorothy, age 22, single, 4th year high school, born Connecticut, Office Clerk Department Store; niece Katherine, age 16, single, 2d year high school, born Atlantic City, New Jersey; All residence 1 Apr 1935 same place except for Katheryn who was in Chicago.
"Dorothy E. Haviland Dorothy E. Haviland, a native of Stamford, died Friday, Sept. 19, at home in Pittsford, Vt. She was 80.
She died of cancer, according to her husband of 49 years, Harold A. Haviland II of Pittsford.
Born May 29, 1917, she was the daughter of the late William and Kathryn (Young) Ennis. Mrs. Haviland was a receptionist and security guard for the Warren Co., a defense contractor during World War II.
When she moved to Pittsford, she and her husband owned and operated the former Rolling Acres Inn. During that time, she also served as fire phone operator for the Pittsford Fire Department and dispatcher for the Pittsford town constable.
Mrs. Haviland was instrumental in organizing the first Cub Scout pack in Pittsford and was one of the first den mothers.
In addition to her husband, she is also survived by three sons, Harold W. Haviland III of Wichita, Kan., Kenneth L. Haviland of Pittsford, and Brian K. Haviland of Rutland, Vt., two daughters, Barbara Haviland of Wichita and Susan Haviland of Rutland; a sister, Kathryn Kennedy of Palo Alto, Calif.; four grandchildren; a great-grand-daughter; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, John Ennis.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Center Cancer Center, 160 Alen St., Rutalnd, VT 05701; or to the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice, 7 Albert Cree Drive, Rutland, VT 05701.
Services will be held Tuesday, Sept. 23, in Pittsford. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Pittsford.
The Barnard Funeral Home in Pittsford is handling the arrangements."
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