On the LAWRENCE side of this stone:
Rev. Benjamin F. Lawrence 1835-1917
wife Belle Stewart Church 1834-1910
F. Percival Davis 1885-1943
On the LADD side of this stone:
Edwin W. Ladd 1863-1956
wife May B. Lawrence 1865-1940
Frank E. O'Donnell 1892-1989
wife Myrtle L. Ladd 1894-1983
Low flat markers with initials are all around this large stone.
1860 U.S. Census for Boston. [Don't know if this is the same person?] There is a 22 year old Benj. F. Lawrence born in New Hampshire, is a clerk. Benjamin is living with a 28 year old Geo. F. Lawrence and George's wife Elizabeth and newborn son.
1870 U.S. Census for Cumberland County, Brunswick, Maine. Benjamin F. Lawrence age 37 is a cleryman. Wife Belle S. is age 38. They have one child: "Mary" B. age 5. All born in Maine.
1880 U.S. Census for Groton, Massachusetts. Benj. F. Lawrence age 45 clergyman, and wife Belle S. also age 45, and daughter "May" B. age 15. This says they were all born in Massachusetts. There is an 84 year old "boarder" Elisabeth Church with them [Could this be Belle's mother?].
1900 U.S. Census for 54 Washington Street in Holliston, Massachusetts. Benjamin F. Lawrence age 63, born April 1837 in Maine, is a clergyman. Wife Belle S.Lawrence is 63, born in Maine May 1837. [It says] no children.
1910 U.S. Census for Holliston, Mass. Benjamin F. Lawrence is age 73 and married for 48 years. His wife Belle S. [it says] is age 79. Both born in Maine. [It also says] they had "0" children.
1920 U.S. Census for 47 Highland Street, Marlborough, Massachusetts. Edwin W. Ladd age 56, music store proprietor. Wife May B. Ladd age 54. Daughter Myrtle L. 25, music teacher.
1930 U.S. Census for 47 Highland Street, Marlborough, MA. Edwin W. Ladd age 67 and wife May B. Ladd age 65 both born in Maine. Married at ages 24 and 22 respectively. Daughter Myrtle age 28 and husband Frank O'Donnell are living with them, as well as 2 month old Rhoda O'Donnell. Frank is a solicitor at a bank. Edwin is the proprietor of a music store, and owns his own house valued at $8,000.
Benjamin F. Lawrence (1835 - 1917)
Belle Stewart Church Lawrence (1834 - 1910)
Edwin W. Ladd (1863 - 1953)
Myrtle L. Ladd O'Donnell (1894 - 1983)*
Created by: Chris Enright Snyder
Record added: Jul 23, 2011
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