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 Howard Pike Berry

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Howard Pike Berry

  • Birth 12 Dec 1872 Fayette, Kennebec County, Maine, USA
  • Death 9 Feb 1946 Sandy Hook, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Burial Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 43857096

Source: VS, Micro #181, Fayette at Maine Archives, Augusta; and Micro #8 for Berry's of Fayette.

After marriage he worked at the Otis Paper Co in Livermore Falls for time. He was a farmer and carpenter living in Livermore most of his life. In 1914 while serving as a town constable he was shot and critically wounded by an irrate dog owner. Reported in the Lewiston Sun-Journal May 26, 1914.

Death: Obituary in the Lewiston Daily Sun, Feb. 11, 1946. His favorite recreation was fox hunting with a hound. The day he died he had shot his fox and was showing it to his hunting companions when he suffered a massive heart attack. He went with his boots on.
His obituary also reads:
"A native of Fayette, Mr. Berry was born Dec. 12 1873, the son of S.H.J. Berry and Mary Frances Pike Berry. He came here about 45 years ago and had operated a large farm at North Livermore.
Mr. Berry had served as a selectman, tax collector and as a member of the school board. He was a member of the North Livermore Baptist Church, Masonic bodies of Livermore Falls and Norland Grange.
Besides his widow, Nettie Richards Berry, he leaves a son, Lewis of North Livermore; two daughters, Mrs. Chester Verrill, Cumberland Center, and Mrs. Hobart V. Jones, Sandy Hook; 14 grandchildren, three brothers, Rockwood of Alabama, and Joseph and Isaac of Wayne; five sisters, Mrs. Emma Gorden, Mrs. Eva Treat of Livermore Falls; Mrs. Catherine Bisby, California; Mrs. Alice Tetlow, and Marcia Dobson of Providence, R.I."

Birth certificate for Veartrice shows that H.P. Berry was born in Chesterville. He was a farmer and living in Livermore at the time.



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  • Created by: Randall Berry
  • Added: 2 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43857096
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard Pike Berry (12 Dec 1872–9 Feb 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43857096, citing Waters Hill Cemetery, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Randall Berry (contributor 47199100) .