Clifford Thomas Alderman

b. 8 April 1961, d. 17 March 2019
     Clifford Thomas Alderman was born on 8 April 1961 at Bristol, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Truman Ernest Alderman Jr. and Beatrice Petts Pearce. Clifford Thomas Alderman died on 17 March 2019 at age 57. He was buried on 30 March 2019 at Center Cemetery, Burlington, Hartford Co., CT.1

From teh Hartford Courant, 24 Marach 2019:

Clifford Thomas Alderman died March 17, 2019 after a long struggle with complications from heart disease. Born on April 8, 1961 in Bristol, Connecticut, he lived in Unionville for most of his life. Cliff was the son of his late mother Beatrice Pearce Alderman and Truman E. Alderman. Cliff attended local schools and graduated from Farmington High School in 1979, and later received a degree from American University in Washington D.C. in 1983. Following graduation from American University, Cliff worked for various institutions in Washington D.C. which included The U.S. Department of the Interior and The White House. Cliff was especially proud of the work he did for the Interior Department on the Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration. Cliff would often write for The President when he spoke on matters concerning The U.S. Department of the Interior.

After returning to Connecticut in the early 1990's, Cliff received a Law Degree from the University of Connecticut Law School and later Cliff was employed by The Hartford Insurance Company.

For many years Cliff was a member of the Congregational Church in Burlington, where for a time he was the Clerk for the church. Cliff enjoyed gardening, stately architecture, classical music, and the beauty of nature. Cliff was a great caretaker of his parents. One of the things that Cliff loved to do was to take his mother for long rides in the country, which provided her great comfort in her later years. He was the author of many articles about local history, Cliff enjoyed making the history of the Farmington Valley come to life. Cliff gathered a large collection of Carte de Visite photos of Connecticut Veterans of the Civil War which he donated to the Connecticut Historical Society. Cliff was the author of The Images of America book, Unionville. One of the passions of Cliff's life was the Unionville Museum, where he served in many capacities, including President. Cliff was a special friend to cats and dogs, especially his beloved Airedale Terrier, Rosie.

He will live in the hearts and be missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his father, Truman E. Alderman, Jr., and his brother, The Rev. Dr. Keith C. Alderman and his wife Penny of Westminster, MA, his uncle Tom and aunt Marilyn Pearce of Conklin, MI, and many cousins.

Friends may call at The Ahern Funeral Home, 111 Main St., Rt. 4, Unionville on Saturday (Mar. 30) from 10:00 - 11:00am followed by Funeral Services in the funeral home at 11:00am. Burial will be in Center Cemetery, Burlington. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Unionville Museum, 15 School Street, Unionville, CT 06085. To send online condolences to the family, please visit www.ahernfuneralhome.com.

Citations

  1. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 15 July 2019), memorial page for Clifford Thomas Alderman (8 Apr 1961–17 Mar 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 197762681, citing Burlington Center Cemetery, Burlington, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by GAB (contributor 47655429) Burial Details Unknown.

Asa Fitch Holcombe

b. 9 February 1817, d. 10 November 1901
     Asa Fitch Holcombe was born on 9 February 1817 at Greenwich, Washington Co., NY.1 He was the son of Charles Holcombe and Sarah L. Smith. Asa Fitch Holcombe married Miranda Henderson in 1841 at Johnsburg, Warren Co., NY. Asa Fitch Holcombe died on 10 November 1901 at Burlington Flats, Ostego Co., NY, at age 84.1 He was buried at Burlington Flats Cemetery, Burlington Flats, Ostego Co., NY.1

Child of Asa Fitch Holcombe and Miranda Henderson

Citations

  1. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 July 2019), memorial page for Asa Fitch Holcomb (9 Feb 1817–10 Nov 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40349676, citing Burlington Flats Cemetery, Burlington Flats, Otsego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Donald Martell (contributor 47077703) .
  2. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 July 2019), memorial page for William Fitch Holcomb (31 Jul 1852–1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69605097, citing Burlington Flats Cemetery, Burlington Flats, Otsego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Donald Martell (contributor 47077703) .

William Fitch Holcombe1

b. 31 July 1852, d. 1927
     William Fitch Holcombe was born on 31 July 1852 at Johnsburg, Warren Co., NY.1 He was the son of Asa Fitch Holcombe and Miranda Henderson.1 William Fitch Holcombe died in 1927 at Utica, Oneida Co., NY.1

Citations

  1. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 19 July 2019), memorial page for William Fitch Holcomb (31 Jul 1852–1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69605097, citing Burlington Flats Cemetery, Burlington Flats, Otsego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Donald Martell (contributor 47077703) .

Orborn Richards

b. 1822, d. 1897
     Orborn Richards was born in 1822 at Switzerland. He married Violetta Holcombe, daughter of Levi Holcombe Jr. and Harriet Elliott, in 1851 at NY. Orborn Richards died in 1897. He was buried at Bell Run Cemetery, North Creek, McKean Co., PA.1

Children of Orborn Richards and Violetta Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 24 July 2019), memorial page for Orborn R Richards (1822–1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 97978607, citing Bell Run Cemetery, McKean County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by RobMinteer57 (contributor 47389024) .
  2. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Elias Avery Loew

b. 15 October 1879, d. 8 August 1969
     Elias Avery Loew was born on 15 October 1879. He married Helen Tracy Porter, daughter of Henry Clinton Porter Jr. and Clara Holcombe, in 1911. As of 1918, Elias Avery Loew was also known as Elias Avery Lowe. He died on 8 August 1969 at Bad Nauheim, Germany, at age 89.

Child of Elias Avery Loew and Helen Tracy Porter

Orborn Richards

b. 1854, d. 3 April 1902
     Orborn Richards was born in 1854 at NY.1 He was the son of Orborn Richards and Violetta Holcombe. Orborn Richards married Martha Abbott. Orborn Richards died on 3 April 1902 at Sharon, Mercer Co., PA. He was buried at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Portville, Cattaragus Co., NY.2

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address.
  2. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 24 July 2019), memorial page for Orbon Richards (1855–1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60855469, citing Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Portville, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Mark Weitzel (contributor 47233373) .

Sir James Edmund Sandford Fawcett

b. 16 April 1913, d. 24 June 1991
     Sir James Edmund Sandford Fawcett was born on 16 April 1913 at Wallingford, Berkshire, England. He married Frances Beatrice Lowe, daughter of Elias Avery Loew and Helen Tracy Porter, in 1937 at St. Pancras. Sir James Edmund Sandford Fawcett died on 24 June 1991 at Oxford at age 78.

Child of Sir James Edmund Sandford Fawcett and Frances Beatrice Lowe

John Blaine Richards1

b. 23 July 1862, d. 21 April 1946
     John Blaine Richards was born on 23 July 1862 at PA.1 He was the son of Orborn Richards and Violetta Holcombe.1 John Blaine Richards died on 21 April 1946 at Olean, Cattaraugus Co., NY, at age 83.

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address.

Stanley Johnson

b. 18 August 1940
     Stanley Johnson was born on 18 August 1940 at Penzance, Cornwall, England. He married Charlotte Maria Offlow Fawcett, daughter of Sir James Edmund Sandford Fawcett and Frances Beatrice Lowe, in 1963 at London, England. Stanley Johnson and Charlotte Maria Offlow Fawcett were divorced in 1979.

David Jewett1

b. 27 October 1736, d. circa 1780
     David Jewett was born on 27 October 1736 at North Lyme, CT.1 He was the son of Nathan Jewett and Deborah Lord.2,3 David Jewett married Sarah Selden on 3 November 1757 at East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT.1 David Jewett died circa 1780 at East Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT.1

Child of David Jewett and Sarah Selden

Citations

  1. [S676] Gary Boyd Roberts, Presidents 2009 Edition, page 162, item 246.
  2. [S676] Gary Boyd Roberts, Presidents 2009 Edition, page 164, item 492.
  3. [S676] Gary Boyd Roberts, Presidents 2009 Edition, page 164, item 493.

Chelsea L. Clark

b. circa 1821, d. 9 November 1853
     Chelsea L. Clark was born circa 1821. He married Mary Almira Rice, daughter of John Rice and Almira Holcombe. Chelsea L. Clark died on 9 November 1853. He was buried at Granby Center Cemetery, Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1

Children of Chelsea L. Clark and Mary Almira Rice

Citations

  1. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 02 August 2019), memorial page for Chelsea L. Clark (unknown–9 Nov 1853), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64173274, citing Granby Cemetery, Granby, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by M Cooley (contributor 47154454) .

William L. Griffin

b. circa 1848
     William L. Griffin was born circa 1848. He married Ella Adelaide Clark, daughter of Chelsea L. Clark and Mary Almira Rice.

Chester Arthur Case Jr.

b. 29 May 1922, d. 1 August 2019
     Chester Arthur Case Jr. was born on 29 May 1922 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. He was the son of Chester Arthur Case and Lottie Jemima Edgett. Chester Arthur Case Jr. died on 1 August 2019 at Avon, Hartford Co., CT, at age 97.

From the Hartford Courant, 4 August 2019:

Chester A. Case Jr., 97, of Avon, beloved husband of Denise L. (Olyphant) died peacefully at home on Thursday August 1, 2019. Born in Hartford, on May 29, 1922, the son of the late Chester A. Case Sr. and Lottie (Edgett) Case, he was raised in West Hartford and was a 1941 graduate of Hall High School. Chester went on to attend the University of New Hampshire and graduated from UCONN with a degree in Structural Engineering in 1947. Chester's career as an engineer began at Loomis & Loomis in Windsor and he retired from Wescott & Mapes in New Haven. He spent his free time volunteering as a boy scout leader and running a small family farmstead with his wife and children. Chester enjoyed square dancing, especially Contra dancing. Not only would he dance but often times Chester would call the dances. He also thoroughly enjoyed playing the fiddle and designing and drawing his own nostalgia picture books and Christmas cards. He was an avid reader and an eternally optimistic gardener. Chester was a longtime member of the Avon Congregational Church, where he was a deacon for many years. Chester is survived by his wife of 59 years, Denise L. Case of Avon, his daughter; Deborah C. Obrizzo and her husband Greg of Burlington, his sons; Gregory W. Case and his wife Chi Le of Santa Ana, CA and Rodney K. Case and his companion Deanna Keddy of Avon; his brother Kenneth E. Case and his wife Edith of Hartford; his four grandchildren; Amanda Obrizzo of Clinton, Nicole Shavers and her husband Matthew Shavers of Torrington, Amber Pellietier of Plainville and Rodney K. Case Jr. of Avon; his great-grandchildren; Arianna, Charlotte, Brady and Carter. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 5-7PM at Carmon Funeral Home & Family Center, 301 Country Club Road, Avon. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday August 7, 2019 at 11AM at Avon Congregational Church, 6 W. Main St., Avon, CT 06001. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Chester's Memory maybe made to Avon Congregational Church. For condolences or directions please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com.

Frank Arthur Clark

b. circa 1853, d. 17 September 1853
     Frank Arthur Clark was born circa 1853. He was the son of Chelsea L. Clark and Mary Almira Rice. Frank Arthur Clark died on 17 September 1853. He was buried at Granby Center Cemetery, Granby, Hartford Co., CT.1

Citations

  1. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 02 August 2019), memorial page for Frank Arthur Clark (unknown–17 Sep 1853), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64173321, citing Granby Cemetery, Granby, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by M Cooley (contributor 47154454) .

James Holcombe

b. before 1820, d. after 1830
     James Holcombe was born before 1820. He was the son of James Holcombe and Olive Noble.1 James Holcombe died after 1830.

Bob Holcombe notes that the 1820 and 1830 censuses list a male that is unaccounted for, but must have died before fatherJames' 1869 lunacy hearing.1

Citations

  1. [S886] Ancestry of Eric Robert Holcomb, Unpublished Manuscript, 2014-2016 unknown repository.

Son Holcombe1

b. before 1825, d. before 1840
     Son Holcombe was born before 1825.1 He was the son of James Holcombe and Olive Noble.1 Son Holcombe died before 1840.1

Bob Holcomb notes that this unidentified male was listed in the 1830 census but not in the 1840 census.1

Citations

  1. [S886] Ancestry of Eric Robert Holcomb, Unpublished Manuscript, 2014-2016 unknown repository.

Son Holcombe1

b. before 1830, d. after 1840
     Son Holcombe was born before 1830.1 He was the son of James Holcombe and Olive Noble.1 Son Holcombe died after 1840.1

Bob Hoilcomb notes that this son was listed in the 1830 census and 1840 census but was must have died before father James' lunacy hearing.1

Citations

  1. [S886] Ancestry of Eric Robert Holcomb, Unpublished Manuscript, 2014-2016 unknown repository.

James H. Holcombe1

b. 11 June 1861, d. 1 October 1927
     James H. Holcombe was born on 11 June 1861 at Dresden, Washington Co., NY.1 He was the son of James Holcombe and Mary Ann Corbet.1 James H. Holcombe died on 1 October 1927 at Dresden, Washington Co., NY, at age 66.1 He was buried at Clemons Cemetery, Clemons, Washington Co., NY.2

Citations

  1. [S886] Ancestry of Eric Robert Holcomb, Unpublished Manuscript, 2014-2016 unknown repository.
  2. [S807] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 08 August 2019), memorial page for James H Holcomb (1861–14 ??? 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 160024195, citing Clemons Cemetery, Clemons, Washington County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Kathy Jennings Brown (contributor 47272624) .