Mrs Lydia <I>Chandler</I> Additon

Mrs Lydia Chandler Additon

Ripley, Somerset County, Maine, USA
Death 18 Oct 1948 (aged 90)
Dexter, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Burial Corinna, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 54993304 · View Source
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Mrs. Lydia Additon, 90, died Monday, Oct. 18, at the local hospital after a week's illness. Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at the First Baptist Church, the Rev. M. J. Durost, officiating. Interment was in Higgins cemetery, Corinna.
She was born in Ripley, May 12, 1858, the daughter of Harvey and Dorothy (Hanson) Chandler. In early life she married Hartley Fisher of Corinna, and they lived in that town during his lifetime. For the past 15 years, since the death of her second husband, Charles L. Additon, of Corinna, she has lived with her daughter, Mrs. Eva (Fisher) Avery, in East Dexter. She had been a devoted member of the Dexter First Baptist Church for 70 years. Always active in the work of Dexter Grange, several years ago she was made an honorary life member.
Besides her daughter, Mrs. Avery, she is survived by a sister, Mrs. Elwin L. Macomber of Springfield, Mass.; three granddaughters, Mrs. Margaret Pooler, Mrs. Florence Tyler, Mrs. Ruby Towle, all of Dexter; six great grandchildren; two stepdaughters, Miss Lona Additon of Gardiner, Mrs. Helen Roberts of Dexter; two stepsons, Mark B. Additon of Gardiner, George I. Additon of Corinna. A son, Harvey C. Fisher, died many years ago.
The Eastern Gazette 10-21-1945,p.1

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 54993304
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Lydia Chandler Additon (12 May 1858–18 Oct 1948), Find a Grave Memorial no. 54993304, citing Higgins Cemetery, Corinna, Penobscot County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Angela (contributor 47289834) .