Francois Johann Theodoris Was III1

M, #12391, b. 20 January 1916, d. 23 October 1973

Family: Natalie Dolores Hand b. 15 Jun 1916, d. 13 Jun 1972

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BirthJan 20, 1916
Marriagebefore Aug, 1943
DeathOct 23, 1973

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Francois Johann Theodoris Was IV1

M, #12392, b. 8 August 1943

Family: Lois Ann Sgrossi

  • Marriage*: Francois Johann Theodoris Was IV married Lois Ann Sgrossi on Aug 14, 1965.

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BirthAug 8, 1943
MarriageAug 14, 1965

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Peter Homer Bayard Was1

M, #12393, b. 29 June 1946

Family: Patricia Romaine Henley

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BirthJun 29, 1946
MarriageAug 28, 1971

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Christopher Hand Michael Was1

M, #12394, b. 16 August 1949

Family: Ann Spencer Beach

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BirthAug 16, 1949
MarriageJul 7, 1973

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Lois Ann Sgrossi1

F, #12395

Family: Francois Johann Theodoris Was IV b. 8 Aug 1943

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MarriageAug 14, 1965

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Patricia Romaine Henley1

F, #12396

Family: Peter Homer Bayard Was b. 29 Jun 1946

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MarriageAug 28, 1971

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Ann Spencer Beach1

F, #12397

Family: Christopher Hand Michael Was b. 16 Aug 1949

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MarriageJul 7, 1973

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 99.

Anna Miller1

F, #12398, b. 1 February 1881, d. 14 December 1942

Family: Floyd Bethuel Hand b. 25 Feb 1879, d. 28 Jan 1958

Biography

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BirthFeb 1, 1881Hollisterville, Wayne, PA, USA
MarriageDec 23, 1903Dunmore, Wayne, PA, USA
DeathDec 14, 1942Clarks Summit, Wayne, PA, USA
BurialDunmore Cemetery, Dunmore, Wayne, PA, USA

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 101.

Ralph William Hand1

M, #12399, b. 7 May 1905, d. 4 February 1966

Biography

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BirthMay 7, 1905Scranton, PA, USA
Milit-Begbetween 1942 and 1946WWII
DeathFeb 4, 1966Scranton, PA, USA
BurialDunmore Cemetery, Dunmore, Wayne, PA, USA

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 104-5.

Dorothy Christina Hand1

F, #12400, b. 19 July 1911

Family: Robert Herschel Dymond b. 6 Apr 1917

Biography

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BirthJul 19, 1911Scranton, PA, USA
OccupationHigh School Mathematics Teacher; Genealogy author
MarriageMar 26, 1971Clarks Summit, Wayne, PA, USA, in the Clarks Summit Methodist Church; Rev. Burtt Sweet
Living1982Clarks Summit, Wayne, PA, USA
Address1995911 W. Grove, Clarks Summit, Wayne, PA, USA
AlertAuthor of the Hand Genealogy
Gen. Soc.see biography

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 102.

Dr. Robert Floyd Hand1

M, #12401, b. 26 March 1913

Family: Mary Edna Griffiths b. 26 Jun 1920

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BirthMar 26, 1913Scranton, PA, USA
MarriageJun 21, 1947Taylor, PA, USA, Taylor Methodist Church
Biography'Robert Floyd Hand, son of Floyd B. and Anna M. Hand, was born at Scranton 26 March 1913 and graduated from Clarks Summit-Clarks Green Joint High School in the Class of 1930. He completed his pre-dental course at University of Scranton and entered Temple University School of Dentistry at Philadelphia, Pa., graduating 15 June 1939 with the degree Doctor of Dental Surgery. AT Temple he was a member of Psi Omega, dental fraternity, the I.N. Broomell Honorary Society, the Norma S. Essig Society of Dental Prosthesis, the F. St. Elmo Rusca Society of Operative Dentistry, and the Ryan Chemical Society. On 1 July 1939, Dr. Hand began a year's dental internship at the Reading Hospital, Reading, Pa. Upon completion of his internship he opened his dental office at East Greenville, Montgomery County, Pa. He practiced dentristy there until he was inducted into the army under the selective service act as a private 17 February 1941. While stationed at Fortress Monroe, Virginia, he was commissioned a first lieutenant in the dental corps in August 1941. As a first lieutenant, he graduated from the Medical Field Service School at Carlisle, Pa., and the Chemical Warfare School, Camp Lee, Va. In September 1942, Lieut. Hand was promoted to the rank of captain, stationed with the medical replacement training center at Camp Pickett, Va. Captain Hand was overseas in England and France, and was attached to the 100th General Hospital. He was honorably discharged after five years of service in the army with the rank of major. After returning home, Dr. Hand reopened his dental office at East Greenville and had a very successful professional career there until his retirement on 14 December 1978. Dr. Hand's professional affilations include membership in the American Dental Association, the Pennsylvania Dental Association, and the Bucks-Montgomery County Dental Society. Robert F. Hand and Mary Edna Griffiths, of Taylor, Pa., were married 21 June 1947 at the First Methodist Church of Taylor with the Rev. H. Ross Pickney performing the ceremony.2'

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 102, 111.
  2. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 111.

Robert Herschel Dymond1

M, #12402, b. 6 April 1917

Family: Dorothy Christina Hand b. 19 Jul 1911

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BirthApr 6, 1917Scranton, PA, USA
Milit-Begbetween 1939 and 1954
MarriageMar 26, 1971Clarks Summit, Wayne, PA, USA, in the Clarks Summit Methodist Church; Rev. Burtt Sweet
Biography"Robert Dymond is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leo E. Dymond of Scranton, Pa. Her was born in Scranton 6 April 1917. He received his bachelor of science degree from Penn State University, and his master of science degree from Bucknell University. During World War II and the Occupation of Germany he served 15 years in the army, honorably discharged 28 May 1954 with the rank of lieutenant-colonel. He taught one year at Keystone Junior College and then in Sept. 1955 he began teaching at Abington Heights High School. He taught physics and chemistr, serving as department head in the science department until his resignation on 15 April 1977."2

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 102.
  2. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 108.

Mary Edna Griffiths1

F, #12403, b. 26 June 1920

Family: Dr. Robert Floyd Hand b. 26 Mar 1913

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BirthJun 26, 1920Taylor, PA, USA
Biography"Edna was born 26 June 1920 at Taylor. She graduated from Taylor High School in 1938 and from Cornell University , Ithaca, N.Y. in 1942. She taught mathematics and science in Clarks Summit-Clarks Green Junior-Senior High School until her marriage. Edna has been very active in activities of the Woman's Club of East Greenville. During this time she developed and interest in Parliamentary law. She is now a Certified Parliamentarian, having passed the required exminations and now she is very involved on the local, state, and national levels, serving as Pennsylvanis State President."2
MarriageJun 21, 1947Taylor, PA, USA, Taylor Methodist Church

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 102.
  2. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 114.

Dr. Robert William Hand1

M, #12404, b. 27 December 1949

Family: Lesley Lynn Weichsel b. 21 May 1945

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BirthDec 27, 1949Scranton, PA, USA
MarriageOct 18, 1975Bristol, Bristol Co., RI, USA, First Congregational Church
Biography"Robert William Hand was born in Scranton on 27 December 1949, son of Robert Floyd and Mary Edna Griffiths Hand. Robert W. Hand graduated 6 June 1967 from Upper Pekiomen High School, an honor student in the academic course. His activities included football, baseball, yearbook staff, senior play, National Honor Society, class treasurer, and participation and winner in Science fairs. Bob graduated on 13 June 1971 from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, with a bachelor of arts degree, magna cum laude, with high distinction in his major subject chemistry and with distinction in his second major subject mathematics. Next, Bob spent two years at the University of California, Berkeley, California where he had a teaching fellowship, obtaining a master's degree in chemistry in 1973. On 16 May 1977 he received the degree of Doctor of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut. On 1 July 1977 to June 1981, Robert W. Hand, M.D., served an internship and residency in the University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Beginning 1 July 1981, Dr. Robert W. Hand has been at the Massachusetts General Hospital at Boston on a fellowship in pulmonary medicine. On 18 October 1975 Robert W. Hand and Lesley Lynn Weichshel were married at the First Congregational Church, Bristol, Rhode Island...Dr. and Mrs Robert W. Hand are now living in Charlestown, Massachusetts."2

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 102, 114.
  2. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 114.

Lesley Lynn Weichsel1

F, #12405, b. 21 May 1945

Family: Dr. Robert William Hand b. 27 Dec 1949

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BirthMay 21, 1945
Biography"Lynn was born 21 May 1945. She graduated from college and taught art for a while in the public schools. Since her marriage she has earned an additional degree and has been working at art in her own studio; has shown her art at various shows; and has done some art instruction in junior and community colleges."2
MarriageOct 18, 1975Bristol, Bristol Co., RI, USA, First Congregational Church

Citations

  1. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 102.
  2. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 120.

George Parkhurst1,2

M, #12406

Family: Keziah Whitcomb b. 12 Sep 1736

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Residencecirca 1755Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMar 3, 1755Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA3

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 405 #101s.
  2. [S79] White, Genealogy of John White III, p. 231.
  3. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 35.

John Henry Wilder1

M, #12407, b. 19 June 1829, d. 26 September 1889

Family: Anna Maria (Hoyt) Legg b. 7 Mar 1833, d. 23 Aug 1874

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BirthJun 19, 1829Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA1
MarriageNov 30, 18561
DeathSep 26, 1889Lawrence, KS, USA, Bolton VR: c 1834, Bolton1
AlertFirst windmill in Kansas1

Citations

  1. [S172] Wilder, E., Book of Wilders -Supp, p. 137.

Joanna Bruce1,2

F, #12408

Family: Ezra Whitcomb b. 27 Nov 1752, d. bt 23 May 1779 - 1781

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Marriage BannJun 13, 1774Templeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA2

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419.
  2. [S449] Esther K. Whitcomb and Dorothy O. Mayo, Bolton Soldiers and Sailors in the American Revolution, p. 76.

Levinah Whitcomb1

F, #12409, b. 3 September 1775

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BirthSep 3, 1775Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Whitcomb: Winchendon2

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419 #284.
  2. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419.

Simon Whitcomb1

M, #12410, b. 9 February 1777

Biography

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BirthFeb 9, 1777Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Winchendon per Whitcomb Genealogy

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419 #285.

Samuel Whitcomb1

M, #12411, b. 1 March 1779

Family: Elizabeth Bryant

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BirthMar 1, 1779Templeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Whitcomb: Winchendon2
MarriageMay, 1802
ResidenceFowlerville, NY, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419 #286, 444.
  2. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 444.

Lydia Underwood1

F, #12412

Family: Silas Whitcomb b. 26 Mar 1757

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MarriageOct 12, 1780Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA2

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419.
  2. [S67] Vital Records of Bolton, p. 183.

Silas Whitcomb1

M, #12413, b. 3 February 1781

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BirthFeb 3, 1781Sudbury, Middlesex Co., MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 419 #287.

Lucy Merriam1

F, #12414

Family: William Whitcomb b. 6 Sep 1741

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MarriageDec 13, 1768

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #122s.

Sarah Sawyer1

F, #12415

Family: William Whitcomb b. 6 Sep 1741

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MarriageJun 19, 1777

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #122s.

Sarah Whitcomb1

F, #12416, b. 2 October 1769

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BirthOct 2, 1769Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #306.

Rufus Whitcomb1

M, #12417, b. 23 April 1770

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BirthApr 23, 1770Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #307.

Lucy Whitcomb1

F, #12418, b. 16 March 1772

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BirthMar 16, 1772Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #308.

Molly Whitcomb1

F, #12419, b. 31 May 1773

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BirthMay 31, 1773Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #309.

Sally Merriam Whitcomb1

F, #12420, b. 27 July 1784

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BirthJul 27, 1784Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S76] Whitcomb, Whitcomb Family in America, p. 421 #310.