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Doris H Butt Bursey
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Birth: 1915, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 2006
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Doris H. (Butt) Of Leominster formerly of Chelsea, Oct 5, 2006 at age 91. Wife of the late Arthur Bursey Sr. Beloved Mother of Robert Bursey and his wife Betty of VA, Arthur Bursey Jr. of FL and Doris Joan Quinn of Leominster. Mother-in-law of the late Harold Quinn. Dear sister of Sadie Peterson of NH and the late Alfred Butt, Edgar Butt, Blanche Maleri and Irene Martin. Also lovingly survived by 4 grandchildren: Holly B. Cosenza, Robin Fonner, Heather Dawn Lopane, Betty Tara Obermeier and 6 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at the William R. Carafa & Son Home for Funerals, 389 Washington Ave., Chelsea, on Tuesday Oct 10 at 11 AM. Relatives and friends kindly invited. A visiting hour will be held prior to the service 10-11AM. Interment will follow at the Puritan Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Peabody (MA). Late retired L.P.N. and former owner of the Leominster Motel and the Queen City Motel. (the Boston Globe (MA) - October 8, 2006)

1921 Census for Crocker's Cove, Carbonear.

BUTT, Robert - head- married- b. May 1884 age 37.
BUTT, Sarah - wife - married - no data - age 34.
BUTT, Rhena - daughter - single - b. June 1912 - age 9.
BUTT, Alfred - son - single - b. March 1914 - age 7.
BUTT, Doris - daughter - single - b. Sept. 1916 - age 5.
BUTT, Eddie - son - single - b. March 1918 - age 3.
BUTT, Blanche - daughter - single - b. July 1920 - age 1.

Descendants of Theophilus BURSEY
1 Theophilus BURSEY b: 14 Mar 1874 in NL - to the US in 1892
. +? b: Abt. 1875
2 Harold BURSEY b: 1907 in MA
2 Arthur H. BURSEY b: 25 Jul 1908 in MA d: 18 Apr 1991 in Leominister, MA
... +Doris Hazel BUTT b: Sep 1916 in Carbonear, NL m: Abt. 1935 d: 05 Oct 2006 in Boston, MA

Descendants of Robert BUTT
1 Robert BUTT b: 17 May 1885 in Carbonear, NL d: 19 Apr 1947 in Everett, MA
. +Sarah CLARKE b: 08 May 1893 in Carbonear, NL m: 1911 in Carbonear, Nfld. d: 29 Jan 1974 in Everett, MA
2 Irene Maude BUTT b: 22 Jun 1912 in Carbonear, NL d: 04 Jan 1992 in Riverside, CA
... +Reginald MARTIN b: Abt. 1910
2 Alfred W. BUTT b: 08 Mar 1914 in Carbonear, NL d: 15 Apr 1995 in Everett, MA
... +Gladys POWELL b: 06 May 1915 in Carbonear NL m: 1940
2 Doris Hazel BUTT b: Sep 1916 in Carbonear, NL d: 05 Oct 2006 in Boston, MA - see notes
... +Arthur H. BURSEY b: 25 Jul 1908 in MA m: Abt. 1935 d: 18 Apr 1991 in Leominister, MA
Thank you for this information MaryAnn (2010)

"She is my relative, my husband's aunt.

You will find her as a daughter of Robert Butt and Sadie (Clarke) Butt on the 1930 Census for Chelsea, MA. Robert Butt is the son of Alfred Butt and Emma Jane Penney of Crocker's Cove, Carbonear, Newfoundland. Sarah E
Clarke is the daughter of Edgar Clarke and Mary Julia Simmons of Crocker's Cove. Robert and Sadie came to the US when my mother in law, Emma Blanche was about three years old.

Children of of Robert & Sarah (Sadie):

Alfred W. Butt, b. 8 March 1914, married Gladys Powell (also of Newfoundland)in 1940, died 15 April 1995, buried Puritan Lawn Cemetery. Gladys still living
They lived in Everett, MA. Both born Newfoundland

Edgar Butt, b. 14 February 1918, married Susan Trippi ca 1945, died 11 April 1999. Also buried Puritan Lawn Cemetery. Susan was born 15 March 1916 and died on 16 April 1996. They lived in Chelsea, MA. Edgar born NFLD

Emma Blanch (Butt) Ankiewicz Mulieri, born 17 July 1920, Crockers Cove, NFLD, married Edward Stanley Ankiewicz, ca 1938, died March 24, 2001. She lived in Beverly, MA with daughter. She is buried at Puritan Lawn Cemetery.

Irene Martin, b. 22 June 1912, Crocker's Cove, NFLD and died 4 January 1992 Riverside, California. Lived with her daughter and husband. She was married to Reginald Martin, also a Newfoundlander. Buried at Puritan Lawn Cemetery
(Peabody, MA).

Doris Hazel Butt, (you already have info). Married to Arthur Bursey Sr. from Newfoundland. Arthur was born on 25 July 1908 in Newfoundland (not sure where) and died on 18 April 1991. Both buried at Puritan Lawn.

One sister left, age abt age 83 living in a nursing home--Sadie Petersen.

MaryAnn Ankiewicz

Family links: 
  Robert Butt (____ - 1947)
  Sadie Sarah Clarke Butt (____ - 1974)
  Arthur Herbert Bursey (1908 - 1991)
  Robert Graham Bursey (1941 - 2012)*
  Irene Butt Martin (1912 - 1992)*
  Alfred W Butt (1914 - 1995)*
  Doris H Butt Bursey (1915 - 2006)
  Edgar Butt (1918 - 1999)*
  Emma Blanche Butt Ankiewicz (1920 - 2001)*
  Sadie T. Butt Peterson (1924 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Puritan Lawn Memorial Park
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: Sharon Lavash Hawkins
Record added: Jul 20, 2010
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