Susan Cushing <I>Wood</I> Bancroft

Susan Cushing Wood Bancroft

Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 19 Apr 1948 (aged 87)
Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
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Bancroft, Susan Cushing Wood

(Mrs. Charles P. Bancroft); club woman and social worker; b. Milford, Mass., March 15, 1861l dau; Bartholomew and Jennette (Burke) Wood; ed. schools of Newton, Mass., High School, 1878; taught in private school, Philadelphia, and public schools of Massachusetts five years; m. Dr. Charles P, Bancroft of Concord, N.H.; member, South Congregational church, Concord Woman;s club (president, 1895-7),Conference of Charities and Corrections, 1901-; trustee of the N.H. School for the Feeble-Minded, 1903-13; member, Concord Board of Education, 1899-1908; director, N.H. Children's Aid and Protective Soc., 1913-; trustee, N.H. Memorial Hospital for Women and Children (secretary, 1912-; member, Concord Female Charitable Soc., (president, 1899-19020, Woman's Committee, Council of national Defense, N.h. Division; member, Executive committee, N.H. Branch National Civic Federation, Soc., for the Preservation of N.H. Forests, Stratford (Shakespeare) Club (president, 1917-). County Club, Friendly Club, District Nursing Ass'n, Charity Organization Soc., Mayflower Club and Woman's E. and I. Union (Boston); executive committee, N.H. Equal Suffrage Ass'n, Concord Equal Suffrage League (president, 1916-); has frequently spoken before clubs on chairitable, educational and suffrage work; children, Charles Parker, b. may 28, 1886, d. Sept. 28, 1887; Jeanette, b. Sept. 22, 1888, A.B. Vassar College, 1911, m. Asa Shiverick of Cleveland, Ohio, Feb. 22, 1913, children, Jane and Asa, Jr., Elizabeth, b. May 17, 1891, A.B. Smith College, 1914, m. John R. McLane of Manchester, N.H., June 12, 1915. son, John R., Jr., Miriam, b. April 24, 1894, Abbott Academy, Andover, Mass., 1914, nurse in training, Peter bent Brigham Hospital, 1917-. Residence, Concord, N.H., and Pasquaney Lodge, Newfound Lake, N.H.

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