|Birth: ||Jul. 2, 1845|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 1909|
Los Angeles County
THE TRACY GENEALOGY, compiled by Sherman Weld Tracy, The Tuttle Publishing Company, Rutland, Vermont, 1936
"Alfred Edwards Tracy was born at West Brookfield, Massachusetts, 2 July 1845 and died at Los Angeles, California, 5 July 1909. He married at Bennington, Vermont, 2 July 1872, Katherine Samalva Harwood, born 29 September 1843, daughter of Hiram and Eliza (Haswell) Harwood. Living (1934) at Claremont, California.
Alfred Edwards Tracy left preparatory school at Platteville, Wisconsin, to enlist as a private in Company A, 41st Wisconsin Volunteers for one hundred days. He was on picket duty all the time; lost his health and was invalided a year before returning to school at Platteville. He graduated at Andover, Massachusettts, in 1870, and became a Congregational minister, holding pastorates at Harvard and Foxboro, Massachusetts; Oconomowoc, Wisconsin; Wilton, New Hampshire; and Ontario, Chula Vista and La Jolla, California.
The children of Alfred Edwards and Katherine Samalva (Harwood) Tracy:
i. Bertha Charlton, b. at Harvard, Massachusetts, 10 July 1873; d. at Springfield, Missouri, 2 November 1874.
ii. Ira Edwards, b. at Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, 6 June 1878; d. at Wilton, New Hampshire, 4 September 1901. Was graduated from Pomona Preparatory School and Pomona College 1900; principal of Enfield, New Hamshire school one year, and was to have entered Harvard Law school.
iii. Addie Elizabeth, b. at Wilton, New Hampshire, 22 July 1881 and d. at Ontario, California, 7 June 1890.
iv. Hiram Harwood, b. at Wilton, New Hampshire, 23 November 1883.
v. Susie Gertrude, b. at Ontario, California, 20 March 1890. College graduate; first taught school; also worked as nurse and missionary in Utah among the Mormons. Was graduated from San Diego Teachers' College; taught a year in Hawaii. Now (1934) a teacher in Mexican School at Anaheim, California; an Americanization worker and lecurer; unmarried." Information for this book obtained from Mrs. Katherine Harwood Tracy, Claremont, California (1934).
Katherine Samalva Harwood Tracy (1843 - 1943)
Addie Elizabeth Tracy (1881 - 1890)*
Bellevue Cemetery and Mausoleum
San Bernardino County
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