Hersey, Richard Winslow

Hersey, Richard Winslow

Male 1919 - 2014  (95 years)

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  • Name Hersey, Richard Winslow  [1, 2
    Born 1 Apr 1919  Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 8 May 1958  Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 24 Sep 2014  [2, 4
    Person ID I68231  Sackett
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2021 

    Father Hersey, Richard Winslow Sr.,   b. 1 Mar 1880, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Mulloy, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 20 Oct 1880, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1970  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1911  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children
    +1. Hersey, Richard Winslow,   b. 1 Apr 1919, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 2014  (Age 95 years)
     
    Family ID F27204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moore, Barbara,   b. 8 Nov 1923, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1984, Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    +4. Living
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F27202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Apr 1919 - Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 8 Sep 2021.
      The Boston Globe (Boston, Massachusetts), 9 May 1958, Page 39

      A. Schudder (sic) Moore

      BROCKTON. May 8.-- A. Schudder (sic) Moore, 70, of 98 So. Elm St., West Bridgewater, retired general superintendent of the Brockton Edison Co., died late last night at Phaneuf Hospital. He was stricken with a heart attack Tuesday.

      A native of Lynn, he attended schools there and recevied 9sic) a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Maine in 1910. He joined the Boston Edi son Co. in 1913, and served the company for more than 40 years, retiring four years ago.

      He headed the Liberty Bond drive during World War I, and was director of Civil Defense in Brockton during World War II.

      He was past president of the University Club, and a director of the Rotary Club, Commercial Club, Y.M.C.A., and the Brockton Fair, and trustee of the People's Savings Bank.

      He leaves a wife, Ruth (Murray); a daughter, Mrs. Richard Hersey, Portland; a brother, William B. Moore, West Peabody, and two sisters, Mrs. Ernest L. Richardson and H. Catherine Moore. both of Danvers.

      Services will be held Saturday at 10:30 a.m. in the Sampson funeral home.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S2590] Hersey Family Tree, Jane Winslow Hersey, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 1), 8 Sep 2021.
      https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/165547721/person/312150014582/facts

      Richard Winslow Hersey
      Birth 1 APR 1919 - Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
      Death 2014

      Researched by Ted Smith


    3. [S2296] Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 8 Sep 2021.
      Name: Richard Winslow Hersey Junior
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 1 Apr 1919
      Birth Place: Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
      Father: Richard W Hersey
      Mother: Mary Elizabeth Lord

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1018] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 8 Sep 2021.
      https://www.hobbsfuneralhome.com/obituaries/print?o_id=5424028

      Richard W. Hersey, Jr.

      ( April 01, 1919 - September 24, 2014 )
      Richard Winslow Hersey, Jr. Richard Winslow Hersey, Jr., 95, was born and raised in Portland, Maine. He played football and graduated from Deering High School and the University of Maine, Orono. He was a member of Sigma Nu fraternity and graduated UMO with a B.A. degree in Business Administration. He served for four years in the Army Air Corps mostly as a weatherman in the Philippines during WWII. When he returned from the service, he married his college sweetheart, Barbara Moore of Brockton, MA. Mr. Hersey spent summers on Peaks Island as a boy and later with his own family. He worked for UNUM for nearly thirty years .He was in charge of Contracts and Compliance for all the UNUM products and bowled with UNUM's Bowling League during his employment. He retired in the early eighties and continued spending summers on his beloved island. Mr. Hersey was predeceased by his parents, Mary and Richard W. Hersey, Sr., as well as his brothers John, Elias, and Philip (who was killed in WWll), and his sister, Ann. His wife, Barbara, died January, 1984. He is survived by his daughters, Pamela Hersey and her husband Paul Legere of Peaks Island, Suzanne W. Hersey Tenut and her husband Nick of Ledyard, CT, Jane W. Hersey of Falmouth, ME, Nancy Winslow Hersey-Powers and her husband David Powers, Jr. of Portland, ME and their two daughters, Barbara and Emma Hersey-Powers. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Peaks Island Fund@www.peaksislandfund.org. Our family wishes to thank the entire staff in the Emergency Department and on the Gibson Unit at MMC. Special thanks to nurses extraordinaire,Kate of CCU ER and Meagen of the Gibson Unit. And our Heartfelt thanks to Hobbs Funeral Home for taking such good care of us. Arrangements by Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland, ME. On-line condolences may be shared at: www.hobbsfuneralhome.com

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1240] Massachusetts, U.S., Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 8 Sep 2021.
      Name: Mary E Lord
      Father: [blank]
      Mother: [blank]
      Maiden Name: [blank]
      Age: 30
      Birth Year: abt 1881
      Birth Place: Portland, Maine
      Marriage Date: 22 Aug 1911
      Marriage Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
      Spouse: Richard W Hersey
      Spouse's Father: Elias Hersey
      Spouse's Mother: Harriett Winslow

      Researched by Ted Smith


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