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Winfield Scott GATCHELL

Male 1859 - 1940  (81 years)


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  • Name Winfield Scott GATCHELL 
    Born 20 Feb 1859  Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Dec 1940  Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Berlin Corner Cemetery, Berlin Corners, Washington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary: The Burlington Free Press (Burlington, Vermont) 09 Dec 1940, Mon:
      "Winfield S. Gatchell
      MONTPELIER. Dec. 8. Winfield Scott Gatchell. 81 years of age, died at his home, 57 Berlin street, Saturday afternoon following a short illness. He was born in Brunswick, Me., Feb. 20, 1859, the son of James H. and Margaret (MacLean) Gatchell. He was married to Miss Josephine Vance of Masstown, N.S. and she died in January 1936. Mr. Gatchell learned the blacksmith's trade in the shipbuilding yards of Bath, Me., and for the past 35 years he had been employed in the machine shops of the Mon ? and Wells River railroad in this city, where he was known by his fellow associates as an industrious, able and faithful worker. He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Alice Steadman of Barre and Mrs. Rene Jeffrey of this city; several grandchildren, Mrs. Joseph Grenier, Mrs. Wilfred Soule, Mrs. Pearl Jones, Arthur Simmons, all of Barre, Mrs. Norman James of Montpelier, Ralph Simmons of Woodsville, N.H., two sisters, Mrs. Charles Hayward of Lowell, Mass., and Mrs. Elnora Stevens of San Francisco, Cal, and three great-grandchildren, Norman James, Jr. of Montpelier and Patricia and Shirley Simmons of Barre.
      The funeral will be held Monday at the Willett Funeral Home, 118 Barre st., at 2 .m. with Rev. Gerald R. Fitzpatrick of the Church of the Messiah officiating. Burial will be at Berlin Corner."

      Nme on headstone reads: Winfield Scott (last name may be on other side of headstone. Headstone also has names "Josephine Mildred Vance 1869-1936 and Irene Vance Jeffrey 1898-1969.
    Person ID I21723  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2020 

    Father James H. GATCHELL,   b. 31 Jul 1828, Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1885, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Margaret E. MACLEAN,   b. 16 Oct 1827, Londonderry, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911, Londonderry, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Family ID F15782  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Josephine Mildred VANCE,   b. 25 Apr 1862, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1936, Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1881  Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alice Mary GATCHELL,   b. 4 Dec 1882,   d. 4 Jun 1966, Barre, Washington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Irene "Rene" Vance GATCHELL,   b. Nov 1895,   d. 1969, Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F16144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Feb 1859 - Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Dec 1881 - Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Dec 1940 - Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
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