Spearance, Lawrence Ezra

Spearance, Lawrence Ezra

Male 1926 - 1987  (60 years)

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  • Name Spearance, Lawrence Ezra  [1, 2
    Born 17 May 1926  Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 11 Apr 1930  Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1935  Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 29 Apr 1940  Lorraine, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military 23 May 1944  [2
    Enlisted US Navy 
    Military 9 Oct 1947  [2
    Discharged 
    Residence 9 Dec 1956  Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 19 Mar 1987  Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Buried Union Cemetery, Adams, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID I48477  Sackett | Descendants of Ezekiel Sackett (b. c1813)
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 

    Father Spearance, William John,   b. 31 Dec 1875, Fine, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1948, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Mabel Minnie,   b. 2 Mar 1898, Altmar, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1956, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1921  Alexandria Bay, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 11 children 
    +1. Spearance, Cora Ellen,   b. 15 Mar 1922, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1989, Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +2. Spearance, John W.,   b. 31 Jul 1923, Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 2012, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +3. Spearance, Earl James,   b. 22 Jan 1925, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 2008  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Spearance, Lawrence Ezra,   b. 17 May 1926, Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1987, Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +5. Spearance, Eleanor J.,   b. 31 Dec 1927, Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 2008, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Living
    +7. Spearance, Donald H. Sr.,   b. 22 Sep 1931, Rodman, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 2019, Altmar, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     8. Living
     9. Spearance, Edward Phillip,   b. 6 Feb 1936, Rodman, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1996  (Age 60 years)
     10. Spearance, Harvey Richard,   b. 12 Jan 1938, Lorraine, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2002  (Age 64 years)
     11. Living
     
    Family ID F18072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F29791  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 May 1926 - Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 11 Apr 1930 - Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 29 Apr 1940 - Lorraine, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Dec 1956 - Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 1987 - Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union Cemetery, Adams, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2037] New York State, Birth Index, 1881-1942, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 May 2022.
      Name: Lawrence E Spearence
      Birth Date: 17 May 1926
      Birth Place: Lisbon, New York, USA
      Certificate Number: 39539

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1142] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Name: Lawrence Ezra Spearance
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 17 May 1926
      Death Date: 19 Mar 1987
      Cause of Death: Natural
      SSN: 102245009
      Enlistment Branch: NAVY
      Enlistment Date: 23 May 1944
      Discharge Date: 9 Oct 1947
      Page number: 1

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2018.
      1940 Census, enumerated 29 Apr 1940 in Town of Lorraine, Jefferson County, New York, United States

      William Spearance Head M 64 New York
      Mable Spearance Wife F 42 New York
      John Spearance Son M 16 New York
      Earl Spearance Son M 15 New York
      Lawrence Spearance Son M 13 New York
      Elinor Spearance Daughter F 12 New York
      Genevieve Spearance Daughter F 10 New York
      Donald Spearance Son M 8 New York
      Dorothy Spearance Daughter F 5 New York
      Edward Spearance Son M 4 New York
      Harvey Spearance Son M 1 New York
      Mabel Mae Spearance Daughter F 0 New York
      All but the three youngest lived in rural Jefferson County, New York, in 1935

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQ1X-254 : accessed 23 May 2018), Mabel Mae Spearance in household of William Spearance, Lorraine, Lorraine Town, Jefferson, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 23-43, sheet 9A, line 31, family 176, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 2545.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2018.
      1930 Census, enumerated 11 Apr 1930 at 12 Nevens St in Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States

      William Spearance Head M 53 New York
      Mabel Spearance Wife F 32 New York
      Cora E Spearance Daughter F 8 New York
      John W Spearance Son M 6 New York
      Earl J Spearance Son M 5 New York
      Lawrence Z Spearance Son M 4 New York
      Eleanor G Spearance Daughter F 2 New York
      Geneive M Spearance Daughter F 0 New York

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X4TK-B8Z : accessed 23 May 2018), William Spearance, Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 60, sheet 4B, line 77, family 88, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1642; FHL microfilm 2,341,376.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times, 10 Dec 1956, Page 10

      WIDOW OF W. J. SPEARANCE DIES

      Mannsville, Dec. 10.--Mrs. Mabel Minnie Sackett Spearance, 58, widow of William J. Spearance, died at 1:35 a.m. yesterday at the House of the Good Samaritan, Watertown, where she was admitted at 4:10 p.m. Saturday. She had been in fair health until about a week ago when she developed pneumonia which caused her death.

      She had made her home with her son, John, Mannsville, R.D. 2, Route 3, near Renshaw Bay.

      The funeral will be at 2 p.m. at the Piddock funeral home, Adams, with Rev. Frank E. Morey, pastor of the Manssville Methodist church, officiating.

      The body will be placed in the vault for burial in the spring in Maplewood cemetery here. Friends may call tomorrow from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

      Survivors include eleven children: Five daughters, Mrs. Clark (Cora) Brown, Watertown R.D. 2; Mrs. Albert (Eleanor) Lawrence and Mrs. Lloyd (Genevieve) Killenback, Adams Center R.D. 1; Mrs. Andrew (Dorothy) Hirst, Watertown R.D. 1; Mrs. Bernard (Mable) Ryan, 624 Academy street, Watertown; six sons: John, Mannsville RD. 2; Glen Gardiner, N.J.; Lawrence, Adams Center R.D. 1; Donald, Mack avenue, Pulaski; Edward, Adams Center, and Harvey, Adams Center, now serving in Korea; a brother, Porter Sackett, Watertown, and 22 grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. Michael (Frances) Virkler, of Lowville, died Nov. 2.

      Mrs. Spearance was born March 2, 1898, at Altmar, daughter of Gideon and Minnie Sackett. She worked as a cook in various hotels before and after her marriage. She was married to William J. Spearance in June, 1921, in Ogdensburg. They lived in Ogdensburg and then the Potsdam area a few years while they operated farms. The moved to the town of Rodman in 1929, Mr Spearance died May 23, 1948.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times (Watertown, New York), 21 Mar 1897, Page 18

      Funeral Today for Lawrence E. Spearance

      ADAMS CENTER--The funeral for Lawrence E. Spearance, 60, South Harbor Road, will be at 11 a.m. today at the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams. Spring burial will be in Union Cemetery.

      Mr. Spearance died Thursday morning at his home.

      Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Jefferson County, P.O. Box 677, Watertown, 13601.

      Surviving are his wife, Alice; two sons, Lawrence A., Newport, R.I., and Patrick G. Brown, Carthage; a daughter, Mrs. Paul (Elaine) Aldrous, Raquette Lake; four grandchildren; five brothers, Harvey, Hemmingford, Neb., John and Phillip "Edward," both of Sandy Creek, Donald, Altmar, and Earl, Adams Center; five sisters, Mrs. Mabel Finley, Denver, Colo., Mrs. Eleanor Lawrence, LaFargeville, Mrs. Clark (Cora) Brown, Texas, Mrs. Lloyd (Genevieve) Killenbeck, Pierrepont Manor, and Mrs. Andrew (Dorothy) Hirst, Exeter, N.H., and several nieces and nephews.

      Born in Lisbon on May 17, 1926, a son of William and Mabel Sackett Spearance, he was educated in local schools and served with the Navy in World War II.

      He married Alice Greene on July 24, 1950, at Green Settlement.

      The couple spent most of their life at Adams Center, where Mr. Spearance worked for the New York central Railroad and United Milk and Queens Farms for several years. For the past 20 years, he had been employed at Robbins Farms Supply in Adams center and Adams.

      He was a member of the Adams Center Volunteer Fire Department.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 30 Jul 2022.
      Memorial ID 125387235
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125387235

      Lawrence Ezra Spearance

      Birth
      17 May 1926
      Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
      Death
      19 Mar 1987 (aged 60)
      Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA
      Burial
      Union Cemetery
      Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA

      Plot
      Sec S / Lot 104

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S1556] New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2018.
      Name William John Spearance
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 19 Jun 1921
      Event Place , New York, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 44
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1877
      Father's Name Joseph Spearance
      Mother's Name Mary Ann Massey
      Spouse's Name Mabel Minnie Sacket
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age 23
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1898
      Spouse's Father's Name Gideon S. Sacket
      Spouse's Mother's Name Minnie Rose

      "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XVG1-JZV : 18 October 2017), William John Spearance and Mabel Minnie Sacket, 19 Jun 1921, , New York, United States; citing ref. ID 854, county clerk?s office,; FHL microfilm 895,215.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S1902] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Mabel M Sackett
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 19 Jun 1921
      Marriage Place: Alexandria Bay, New York, USA
      Spouse: William J Spearance

      Researched by Ted Smith


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