Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Batteys in:
 • Saint Patrick Cemetery
 • East Greenwich
 • Kent County
 • Rhode Island
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
George Henry Battey, Sr
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 5, 1882
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1978
Woonsocket
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Battey, George H, (1882-1978) m.Elizabeth A Larkin; Prov Journal Nov 7, 1978

George H. Battey

EAST GREENWHICH George H. Battey, 96, formerly of 75 Greenwich blvd., died yesterday at the Woonsocket health Center after illness. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth A. Larkin Battey.
Mr. Battey was a loomfixer at the former East Greenwich Worsted Mill, where he worked for 50 years, and later was an aircraft inspector at the Quonset Point Naval Air Station for five years. He retired in 1947.

Mr. Battey was a life member of the East Greenwich Fire Department. He was active in baseball and was a manager, coach and player with the East Greenwich Town Team and a Little League coach. He was a member of the east Greenwich golden Agers.

Born Oct 5, 1882, in Lafayette, a son of the late Frank and Anna Battey [not correct- he was the son of Robert Henry Battey and Dinah Brearley] , he had lived in East Greenwich 64 years.
He leaves three sons, Raymond A. and George E. Battey, both of East Greenwich, and Joseph R. Battey of North Kingstown; two daughters, Mrs. Alive V. Richtarik and Mrs. Mae B. Briggs, both of East Greenwich; 13 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.
The funeral will be held tomorrow at 8:30 a.m. from the Hill funeral Home, 822 main St., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 in Our Lady of Mercy Church, Fourth Avenue. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ann Larkin Battey (1883 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Alice Veronica Battey Richtarik (1904 - 1993)*
  Raymond A. Battey (1906 - 1999)*
  Mary Beatrice Battey Briggs (1909 - 2003)*
  Joseph Robert Battey (1914 - 1991)*
  Roland Battey (1922 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Patrick Cemetery
East Greenwich
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Section X, Row 10
 
Created by: Donna Hass
Record added: Jun 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113116126
George Henry Battey, Sr
Added by: Donna Hass
 
George Henry Battey, Sr
Added by: Donna Hass
 
George Henry Battey, Sr
Cemetery Photo
Added by: K. Roberts
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service