Re: Clara Lillian Pettis

Title: Re: [nscumber] Clara Lillian Pettis

That’s what I have per Eric’s research.

NSARM Cumberland County death registrations
Year: 1875 Book: 1805 Page: 119 Number: 231
Name: PETTIS, John B (indexed as "PETTES or PETTIS")
DoB: ca 1847 Port Greville, NS
DoD: 1875-10-26 near Mount Desert
Age: 28y
Cause: drowned at sea
Occupation: master mariner
Marital status: married
c/o: Elisha & Hannah Pettis, master mariner
Informant: Mrs John Pettis
[collected by EMKeys 2008-12-30]

On 13-10-16 6:11 PM, "Steve Cameron" <truemanville@...> wrote:


Clara was the d/o John Bruce Pettis and Annie Amelia McNamara of Port Greville. I have John Pettis died 26 Oct 1875 at sea. Is this correct?
Clara Lillian Pettis, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915"
Name: Frederick Augustus Cheney  
 Titles and Terms:  
 Event Type: Marriage  
 Event Date: [12 Feb 1896]
 Event Place: Chelsea, Massachusetts  
 Gender: Male  
 Age: 25  
 Marital Status:  
 Birth Date:  
 Birthplace: Chelsea
 Registration Year:  
 Registration Place: Chelsea, Massachusetts  
 Birth Year (Estimated):  
 Father's Name: Chas A Cheney  
 Father's Titles and Terms:  
 Mother's Name: Hope B Covell  
 Mother's Titles and Terms:  
 [occupation: book keeper]
Spouse's Name: Clara Lillian Pettis  
 Spouse's Titles and Terms:  
 Spouse's Race:  
 Spouse's Marital Status:  
 Spouse's Father's Name: John B Pettis  
 Spouse's Father's Titles and Terms:  
 Spouse's Mother's Name: Anna A Mcnamara  
 Spouse's Mother's Titles and Terms:  
 Certificate Number: 6475  
 GS Film number: 1843697  
 Digital Folder Number: 4332397  
 Image Number: 00368  
 Number of Images:
[Clara was born 2 Jan 1871 in Port Greville]
Frederick A. Cheney in entry for John Cheney, "Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915"
Name: John Cheney  
 Titles and Terms:  
 Event Type: Birth  
 Event Date: 08 Jun 1902  
 Event Place: Boston, Worcester, Massachusetts  
 Race: White  
 Death Age:  
 Father's Name: Frederick A. Cheney  
 Father's Titles and Terms:  
 Father's Birthplace: Chelesa  
 Father's Age:  
 Mother's Name: Clara Pettis  
 Mother's Titles and Terms:  
 Mother's Birthplace: Maplewood [Parrsboro]
 Reference ID: v 523 p 303  
 GS Film number: 2057389  
 Digital Folder Number: 4212540  
 Image Number: 660  
John Covell Cheney, "Massachusetts, Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"
Name: John Covell Cheney  
 Gender: Male  
 Burial Date:  
 Burial Place:  
 Death Date: 22 Feb 1903  
 Death Place:  
 Age: 0  
 Birth Date: 1903  
 Marital Status:  
 Spouse's Name:  
 Father's Name: Fred A. Cheney  
 Father's Birthplace:  
 Mother's Name: Clara Pettis  
 Mother's Birthplace:  
 Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I00855-1  
 System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy  
 GS Film number: 598645  
 Reference ID: 1683  
[cause of death: broncho-pneumonia 10 days]
Frederick A Cheney, "United States Census, 1910"
Name: Frederick A Cheney  
 Titles and Terms:  
 Event Type: Census  
 Event Year: 1910  
 Event Place: Chelsea Ward 5, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States  
 District: 1675  
 Gender: Male  
 Age: 39  
 Marital Status: Married  
 Race: White  
 Race (Original): White  
 Relationship to Head of Household: Head  
 Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head  
 Birth Year (Estimated): 1871  
 Birthplace: Massachusetts  
 Immigration Year:  
 Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts  
 Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts  
 Sheet Number and Letter: 2A  
 Household ID: 23  
 Line Number:  
 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)  
 Affiliate Publication Number: M1283  
 GS Film number: 1374639  
 Digital Folder Number: 004330107  
 Image Number: 00701  
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Frederick A Cheney  M   39  Massachusetts    
Clara L Cheney         F   38  Canada    
Anna A Pettis            F   58  Canada [widow]
Lucy A Pettis            F   34  Canada [single] 1876
Florence W Pettis      F   32  Canada [single] 1878