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Edwin Bosworth "Ed" Stone
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1858
Peru
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1946
West Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Farmer, shoemaker, textile factory worker. Oldest child of WARD N. STONE and MARY ACKERT STONE. Husband of MARGARET DEMARE STONE. Father of PHILIP NELSON STONE, EVELYN C. STONE WARRINER, DAVIS HANDY STONE, KATHERINE BELLE STONE DECELLES, CHARLES HOBSON STONE, and SUSAN TRACY RICE STONE BARBER. Played the violin; used to play for square dances in his younger days.

Lived in Peru, Mass. (1858-1880+), Nyack, NY (1886-1891+), Hinsdale, Mass. (1889), Cummington, Mass. (1898-1900), Plainfield, Mass. (1902-1910), Pittsfield, Mass. (1914), Easthampton, Mass. (1920; 1931-32) Northampton, Mass. (daughter Evelyne Warriner's home, 1930), and West Springfield, Mass. (daughter Susan Barber's home, 1933-1946).

He spent his final 13 years living with his daughter Susan (Mrs. Alfred Barber) and her family at 21 Silver Street in West Springfield, Massachusetts. He died there after an illness lasting over two years, on Sunday, 4 August 1946, at 5:15 p.m. He was 88 years old and the cause of death was cholemia due to carcinoma of the head of the pancreas, and hypertensive heart disease.

According to obituaries, his three sons and three daughters were alive at the time of his death, as was his half-sister, Elizabeth Stone Esterbrook of East Providence, Rhode Island. His wife had died in 1923.

His funeral was held at the Toomey funeral home, 1069 [or 1065] Westfield St., W. Springfield, Mass., on Tuesday, 6 August, at 2 p.m., with Rev. Emery Wallace officiating.

He was buried Tuesday, 6 August 1946, in Spring Grove Cemetery, Florence/Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, Section E, Lot 42, Justin B. Warriner lot; rear half of lot transferred to Mrs. Alfred Barber in 1950.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ward Nelson Stone (1830 - 1914)
  Mary E. Ackert Stone (1827 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Demare Stone (1863 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Philip Nelson Stone (1886 - 1974)*
  Evelyn Cordelia Stone Warriner (1887 - 1954)*
  Davis Handy Stone (1889 - 1961)*
  Katherine Belle Stone Decelles (1896 - 1991)*
  Susan Tracy Rice Stone Barber (1902 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles G. Ascha (1845 - 1915)**
  Orlando William Palmer (1846 - 1930)**
  Edwin Bosworth Stone (1858 - 1946)
  John Burdick Stone (1863 - 1932)*
  Walter Lincoln Stone (1865 - 1905)*
  Joseph Turner Stone (1883 - 1933)**
  Elizabeth Harriet Stone Easterbrooks (1886 - 1960)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Small flat gravestone at cemetery reads: "EDWIN B. STONE." Large upright one (which, on the backside reads "WARRINER") reads:

STONE
EDWIN B. STONE
1858-1946

HIS WIFE
MARGARET DE MARE
1863-1923

 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Florence
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section E, Lot 42, space 4
 
Created by: Memories of You
Record added: Aug 03, 2009
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 Added: Oct. 17, 2009
 
 
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