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Ruth Smith Renger Bearce
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1854
Orleans County
Vermont, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1913
Merrimack County
New Hampshire, USA

Daughter of George R. & Cynthia A. (Ladd) Ranger

1st married Charles P.Smith (1841-1891)
They had 2 children:
Ida May (1887-1888)
Harold R. (1890-1891)

2nd married Elijah D. Bearce
Marriage record)
Chelmsford Vol. 425 p 141.
July 18, 1892
Elijah D. Bearce age 68 (2nd marriage)
Ruth A. (Renger) Smith age 38 (2nd marriage)


The Lowell Sun, Monday, Nov. 24, 1913

BEARCE -- The funeral of Mrs. Bearce, widow of Elijah Bearce, who was prominently connected with the now defunct Chelmsford Foundry Co., took place yesterday afternoon.
The service was held on Saturday in Concord, N.H., where Mrs. Bearce died, after which the body was brought on to North Chelmsford for burial in the Riverside Cemetery. Members of the Evening Star of Rebakah Lodge, of Lowell, of which deceased had been a very active member and a past grand, conducted the final rites. Mrs. Bearce was esteemed in this community, where she resided for a period of 18 years.

Family links: 
  Charles P. Smith (1841 - 1891)
  Elijah Damon Bearce (1824 - 1906)
  Ida May Smith (1887 - 1888)*
  Harold R. Smith (1890 - 1891)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: She is buried with her first husband, Charles P. Smith.
Riverside Cemetery
North Chelmsford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: RS/OLD-86-2
Maintained by: Scrib & Barb Kelly
Originally Created by: Robin Parker
Record added: Mar 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18166473
Ruth Smith <i>Renger</i> Bearce
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Ruth Smith <i>Renger</i> Bearce
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Ruth Smith <i>Renger</i> Bearce
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