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Nellie Jane Lyman Chamberlain
Female 1859 - 1931

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  • Birth  30 Aug 1859  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1870  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  13 Jun 1931  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  Pine Grove Cemetery, West Brookfield, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I4860  West Brookfield Families
    Last Modified  21 Sep 2020 
     
    Father  Lyman Harrington Chamberlain,   b. 1823, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1902, Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Jane Anne Warren,   b. 19 Jun 1826, Westboro, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1902, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  3 Mar 1850  Westboro, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2229  Group Sheet
     
    Family 1  George Canterbury,   b. 6 May 1837, Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1921, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  6 Apr 1898  Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID  F2234  Group Sheet
     
    Family 2  Arthur H. Smith,   b. Abt 1832, Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Jul 1887  Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID  F2233  Group Sheet
     
  • Sources 
    1. [S1191] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Name: New England Historic Genealogical Society; Location: Boston, Massachusetts; Date: 2004;), Massachusetts, Worcester, West Brookfield, Births; Vol: 125 ; Page: 250, Record No. 21..
      Born 30 August, Nellie Jane Chamberlain, daughter of Lyman, farmer, born W. Brookfield, and Jane A., born Westboro.

    2. [S2073] Springfield Sunday Union and Republican, Springfield, Massachusetts (online archive), "Mrs. Canterbury Dies at West Brookfield;" June 14, 1931, p. 10.
      "West Brookfield, June 13"
      "Mrs. Nellie J. L. (Chamberlain) Canterbury, 73, widow of George B. Canterbury, formerly and educator in the county schools, and actively affiliated with the Grange, died at her apartment in the George E. Mundell house on South Main St. early this morning."

    3. [S1584] Tercentenary of New England Families:1620-1922: a record of the achievements of her people in the making of the commonwealths an, p. 159.

    4. [S1191] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Name: New England Historic Genealogical Society; Location: Boston, Massachusetts; Date: 2004;), Massachusetts, Worcester, West Brookfield, Marriages, 1887; Vol. 429, Pg. 480, Record No. 15. [Marriage also recorded in Springfield and Newton.].
      Married in Newton, 11 July 1887, Arthur H. Smith, of Springfield, age 45, tenant officer, born Brimfield, son of Olson H. & Sarah D., third marriage, and Nellie J. L. Chamberlain of West Brookfield, school teacher, born West Brookfield, daughter of Lyman H. & Jane L. first marriage, by H. F. Titus, Minister, Newton, Mass.