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Florence A. Enright Poyman
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1895
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1960
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA


Father: Thomas E. Enright

Mother: Bridget A. Delia Conroy Enright
( Bridget went by Delia)

Husband: Albert Benedict Poyman
(given birth name Albert Pojman II)

Two Daughters:
Eileen Powers Bender
Iris Poyman Carlson

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* * In Loving Memory of Florence * *
Florence is very loved, deeply missed
and remembered forever in the hearts
of all who loved her. Florence was
a beloved Wife, Daughter, Mother,
Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, Cousin
and much more. Her beloved late
husband Albert and all her Many
Family Members missed her very
much when she passed away. Florence
is survived by many grandchildren,
great grandchildren, other relatives
in Minnesota, Nebraska, possibly
Illinois, other areas around USA,
most likely Canada and Ireland.

Florence passed away when her
Grandchildren were young. Her
Grandchildren report that Florence's
Mother Bridget Conroy's family of origin
was County Cork Ireland. They report
they were told Bridget came to the USA
from Country Cork Ireland. Florence
has many Grandchildren from
both Daughters, Iris and Eileen.
As of 2015, many of Florence's Grandchildren,
g. Grandchildren and their children have
bright beautiful red hair and very fair skin.
Strong red hair gene inherited in this Family.

Florence's Brother John Edmund Enright's
Minnesota birth records
site Bridget Conroy Enright as
being born in Cliftdew Galway Ireland.
Same records site Florence's Father
Thomas Enright as being born in Canada,
(Paternal Grandparents), Parents of Thomas
both born in Ireland.

Florence's Sister Mayme Enright passed away in Chicago Illinois while visiting an Aunt there, so Florence may have relatives in Illinois too.

Florence was active with the Democratic Party and politics during her life. After Florence had passed away, some years later, her husband Albert was invited to attend the US Presidential Inaugural for President Lyndon Baines Johnson on Jan. 20, 1965 in Washington DC. Her Grandchildren have kept the gold colored letter framed. It is not known all the good Florence and her late husband did in the community, but it must have been really good for Albert to be invited to attend and participate in the Presidents Inaugural in Washington DC.


Minnesota Births and Christenings:
Florence Enright
dob: Feb. 20, 1894
born in St. Paul, Ramsey Co. MN
Father: Thomas E. Enright
Father born in Canada
Mother: Bridget
Mother born in Ireland
FHL Film: 1309126

( transcription variations regarding
what was transcribed on different
Birth Record reports)

Minnesota Death Index:
Florence A. Poyman
dob: Feb. 20, 1895
dod: Feb. 9, 1960
place of death: Henn. Co. MN
Mothers Maiden Name: Conroy
Certificate; 021894

To note:
MN Cristenings and Birth index sites
a Female Enright Child with dob 2/20/1894
born to Thomas and Bridget Enright.
Florence's Grave marker is 1895 dob.
The dob on grave marker used for Memorial.
Albert purchased her grave marker and
visited his beloved Florence's grave often.
Her children and grandchildren visited
her grave often with Albert. Albert would
have made sure the dod date
was correct on Florence's grave marker.

Bridget Enright is listed as living with
Florence, Albert, Eileen and Iris Poyman
in their N. Mpls home in the
1930 U.S. Minneapolis Federal Census.
Bridget was 63. She passed away in 1931 in
their N. Mpls Home. (Bridget was born 1867
in Ireland.) Her G.Grand daughter reports
she was told that Bridget was living with
the Family. She was washing her hair and
passed away suddenly from a medical issue.
Her Grand Daughter also reports her Mother
Iris used to call Bridget " Grandma Go Go"
as she was a very busy, active lady always
on the go. Bridget's other nickname was
Delia and this as on her Grave marker.
There were relatives from County Cork
Ireland per her Grand Daughter. Bridget
is buried in the same family plot area
on the side of Florence and Albert.
Brother Walter Enright in same area.
Many with Enright and Conroy surname
are buried at the St. Marys Cemetery.
Many of the Family were Catholic
and very active in the Catholic Church.

Cemetery Staff confirmed Florence was buried 2/12/1960 at St. Mary's Cemetery in Mpls MN.

Some Family info on

Florence sister's name was Hazel Enright Marceau Swedberg. (1899-1982) She is buried at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Mpls. Florence's Grand Daughter, Iris's daughter has fond memories of many cousins who lived just blocks away who may have been Enrights or Conroys. 35 & Lyndale Ave N. Mpls area. ( according to Federal Census reports, Florence's brother Thomas E. Enright, his wife and children lived on 35th & Lyndale, Sister Hazel Enright Marceau, her husband William & son John lived at 33 & Lyndale. Florence's husband Albert owned and operate the Poyman Grocery store 2727 Emerson Ave N. Mpls. Florence and Albert were very active with the Grocer's Association. They held big community events for the association. ( Albert Secretary and Treasurer) Her Grand Daughter also remembers her Grandpa Albert Poyman taking his Grandchildren to see Eileen Powers Bender and her family every year, the Fourth of July. ( see what is known regarding Florence's sibling in the bios of both her Parents Thomas E. Enright and Delia ( Bridget) Enright.

As of 2015
Daughter Iris Poyman Carlson, her Husband John L. Carlson and two of her children, Terry John Carlson and Larry Frank Carlson have passed away.

Daughter Eileen Marie Powers Bender, her Husband Fredrick, Sons Patrick and Thomas have passed away.

Family welcomes all Family information, photos, obituary, documentation, Memorial Tributes for Florence's Memorial.

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A very Special Thanks to Loren Bender
for assisting with researching, gathering
information for Florence, Albert, and Iris.
The Bender Family Tree has included Eileen
and Iris's family via Nebraska Roots on Some Family history on the
Carlson Olsen site via
John & Iris Poyman Carlson Family.

bio in progress. this is a rough draft to be edited.
Family links: 
  Thomas Edmund Enright (1860 - 1902)
  Delia Bridget Agnes Conroy Enright (1866 - 1931)
  Albert Benedict Pojman Poyman (1891 - 1968)
  Eileen Marie Powers Bender (1917 - 1993)*
  Iris Theresa Poyman Carlson (1926 - 2008)*
  Walter Enright (1885 - 1951)*
  Mayme Mary Enright (1888 - 1909)*
  Florence A. Enright Poyman (1895 - 1960)
  Thomas Emmett Enright (1898 - 1946)*
  Hazel Catherine Enright Marceau Swedberg (1899 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: grave marker photo to be retaken. Family paid to have grave markers elevated.
Saint Marys Cemetery
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 26,Block 15,lot 21, plot 5
Created by: d lester
Record added: Oct 15, 2013
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Florence A. <i>Enright</i> Poyman
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- Family of John and Iris Poyman Carlson
 Added: Jan. 2, 2016

- Family of Martin John and Oline Olson Carlson
 Added: May. 19, 2015

- Family of John and Iris Carlson- Grandchildren
 Added: Dec. 31, 2014
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