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Laura Evelyn Sylvester Davey
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1921
Rockland
Knox County
Maine, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1997
Warren
Knox County
Maine, USA

Laura was the daughter of Edward Nathaniel Sylvester (# 63362507) and Gertrude Johnston Sylvester Davis (# 64180756). Edward was married twice. Edward and Gertrude were married on 08 October 1914 in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Edward and Gertrude had six children. They were: Eleanor R. Sylvester (# 65392634) was born on 10 April 1916; Edward Charles Sylvester (# 62295035) was born on 26 April 1917; Laura Sylvester (# 64180619) was born on 20 January 1921; Blanche Sylvester (# 64181310) was born on 25 February 1924; Betty Sylvester (# 87095592) was born on 20 December 1931; and Roberta Sylvester was born on 30 December 1932. All the children were born in Rockland, Knox County, Maine. Edward married Lillian "Lynn" F. Tibbetts (# 63155498) on 07 May 1934 in Rockland, Knox County, Maine. Lillian and Edward had three children. They were: Donna L. Sylvester; Austin "Sonny" Nathaniel Sylvester was born on 21 September 1938; and Jerry Sylvester. All the children were born in Rockland, Knox County, Maine.

Laura married Donald O. Davey on 15 March 1941 in Rockland, Knox County, Maine. Laura and Donald had three children. They were Daniel "Dan" Davey; Donald "Donnie" Davey; and Dennis "Dennie" Davey.

Note: 007-05-5097 SSN


To My Aunt

It's not the things that can be bought
that are life's richest treasure,
It's just the little heart gifts
that money cannot measure ...
A cheerful smile, a friendly word,
a sympathetic nod
Are priceless little treasures
from the storehouse of our God ...
They are the things that can't be bought
with silver or with gold,
For thoughtfulness and kindness and love
are never sold ...
They are the priceless things in life
for which no one can pay,
And the giver finds rich recompense
in giving them away.
And who does more good for others
that everyone else can't
Than my understanding, kind
and wise and selfless,
loving Aunt.

By: Author Unknown
 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Nathaniel Sylvester (1894 - 1969)
  Gertrude Evelyn Johnston Davis (1895 - 1979)
 
 Spouse:
  Donald Oliver Davey (1920 - 2006)*
 
 Children:
  Donald Everett Davey (1947 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eleanor Ruth Sylvester Achorn (1916 - 1981)*
  Edward Charles Sylvester (1917 - 1996)*
  Laura Evelyn Sylvester Davey (1921 - 1997)
  Blanche Elaine Sylvester (1924 - 2011)*
  Betty Llewella Sylvester Duffy (1928 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Village Cemetery
Friendship
Knox County
Maine, USA
Plot: Section: G Lot: 627 A
 
Created by: sandpipertoo
Record added: Jan 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64180619
Laura Evelyn <i>Sylvester</i> Davey
Added by: sandpipertoo
 
 
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- sandpipertoo
 Added: Oct. 9, 2012
Aunt Laura had a way with people putting them at ease. When she laughed her whole soul went into it and a crowded room could hear her. It was natural, uplifting, and a delight.
- sandpipertoo
 Added: Sep. 5, 2012

- sandpipertoo
 Added: May. 6, 2012
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