Mark Gray1

M, #36901, b. 10 September 1831, d. 8 March 1914
Birth*10 September 1831 Mark Gray was born on 10 September 1831 at Dorset, Bennington County, Vermont.1,2 
Marriage*4 September 1855 He married Mehitable Maybee, daughter of Francis B Maybee and Margaret (?), on 4 September 1855.3 
Census31 July 1860 Mark Gray and Mehitable Maybee appeared on the census of 31 July 1860 at Stevens Point, Portage County, Wisconsin.
Mark Gray, 29, M, Carpenter, personal estate $50, born in Vermont
Mihitable Gray, 30, F, born in Canada
Roxana Gray, 4, F, born in Minnesota
Hial Gray, 1, M, born in Minnesota.4 
Census*3 August 1870 Mark Gray and Mehitable Maybee appeared on the census of 3 August 1870 at New Askum PO, Town of Trenton, Washington County, Wisconsin.
Mark Gray, 38, M, Carpenter, born in Vermont
Mehitabel Gray, 38, F, Keeping House, born in Michigan
Rocksina Gray, 14, F, born in Minnesota, attended school
Nelle Gray, 9, F, born in Wisconsin, attended school
Anton Gray, 6, M, born in Wisconsin, attended school
Byron Grey, 4, M, born in Wisconsin, attended school.5 
Death*8 March 1914 Mark Gray died on 8 March 1914 at Chaffee County, Colorado, at age 82.1,2 

Family

Mehitable Maybee b. 26 Aug 1831, d. 2 Jan 1897
Children

Citations

  1. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 114957479.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 of George Lawrence Hopkins.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, Ancestry Member Trees, Herman Family Tree.
  4. [S91] 1860 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1426; Page: 346; Family History Library Film: 805426.
  5. [S99] 1870 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Town of Trenton, Washington, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1742; Page: 69B; Family History Library Film: 553241.

Robert William Mabey

M, #36902, b. 15 September 1947, d. 27 May 2017
Father*William Frankland Mabey b. 6 Jul 1921, d. 4 Sep 1996
Mother*Alfreda Gladys Desreuisseau
Birth*15 September 1947 Robert William Mabey was born on 15 September 1947 at Gardner, Worcester County, Massachusetts.1 
Marriage* He married Donna M (?)2 
(Mentioned) oObit6 September 1996 Robert William Mabey was mentioned in the obituary of of William Frankland Mabey on 6 September 1996 at Worcester, Massachusetts; William F. Mabey, 75, of 17 Glenwood Ave. [Orange], a retired truck driver, died Wednesday in Quabbin Valley Healthcare in Athol. He leaves his former wife, Mary A. (Desreuisseau) Mabey of Springfield; two sons, Robert W. Mabey of Agawam and Leon A. Mabey of Athol; a brother, Charles Mabey of Yuma, Ariz; two sisters, Sylvia Hebert of West Hatfield and Viola Sanger of Athol; four grandchildren; nephews and nieces. He was born in Warren, R.I., the son of Leon A. and Rose Ann (Gauthier) Mabey, and lived in Chicopee and West Springfield before moving here 20 years ago.
He was an Army veteran of World War II serving with the 826th Aviation Engineer Battalion in Normandy, Northern France, the Rhineland and Central Europe.
Mr. Mabey was a truck driver for several freight companies in the Springfield and Athol areas, retiring in 1986.
He was a member of the Orange American Legion Post No. 172, and the Last Man's Club. He was also a member of the Roy L. Boyce Post No. 650, Veterans of Foreign Wars in Athol and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 404.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow in Fiske Funeral Home, 1356 Main St., Athol. Burial will be in Hillcrest Park Cemetery, Springfield. A calling hour is 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. tomorrow in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 7 Oak Street, Worcester 01609.3 
Death*27 May 2017 Robert William Mabey died on 27 May 2017 at West Springfield at age 69.4 
oObit*29 May 2017  On 29 May 2017 the obituary of Robert William Mabey read: Robert W. Mabey, 69, died Saturday in a local nursing home. Robert was born in Gardner, grew up in Athol and has lived most of his life in West Springfield. A retired Machine Operator for the Southworth Paper Company and Ditek Company, he also volunteered at the Amelia Ferst Skating Rink in Westfield. Robert was a United States Navy veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. He leaves his mother Mary Mabey; a daughter Melissa and her children and a brother Leon. A graveside service will be held in Hillcrest Park Cemetery Thursday at noon. The West Springfield Curran-Jones Funeral Home is handling all arrangements.4 

Family

Donna M (?)

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Birth Index, 1860-1970.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, Worcester Telegram & Gazette (MA) — Friday, September 6, 1996.
  4. [S442] Google Alerts from Kim Mabee MS# 78 : Published in The Republican on May 29, 2017.

Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?)1

F, #36906, b. 15 July 1896, d. 3 January 1987
Married Name Her married name was Harris.1 
Birth*15 July 1896 Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?) was born on 15 July 1896 at Missouri.1 
Marriage License*7 February 1917 She and Guy Philip Harris obtained a marriage license on 7 February 1917 at King County, Washington.2 
Marriage7 February 1917 Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?) married Guy Philip Harris, son of Ernest Oswald Harris and Carrie C Mabee, on 7 February 1917 at Port Orchard Methodist Episcopal Church, Port Orchard, Kitsap County, Washington.
"by his Father, the Rev. Ernest O. Harris, Minister of the Port Orchard Methodist Episcopal Church."3 
Death*3 January 1987 Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?) died on 3 January 1987 at Citrus Heights, Sacramento County, California, at age 90.1 
Burial* She was buried at Sierra Hills Memorial Park, Sacramento, Sacramento County, California.4 

Family

Guy Philip Harris b. 5 Apr 1896, d. 28 Feb 1953
Children

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and California, Death Index, 1940-1997.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008.
  3. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 130705954.
  4. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 130728953.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and Washington, Birth Records, 1870-1935.
  6. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  7. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and Find A Grave Memorial# 45821232.
  8. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/,, California, Death Index, 1940-1997, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  9. [S1] Ancestry.com, alifornia Birth Index, 1905-1995.

Mildred Virginia Harris1

F, #36907, b. 17 April 1918, d. 9 April 1984
Father*Guy Philip Harris1 b. 5 Apr 1896, d. 28 Feb 1953
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?)1 b. 15 Jul 1896, d. 3 Jan 1987
Married Name Her married name was Atkins.2 
Birth*17 April 1918 Mildred Virginia Harris was born on 17 April 1918 at Kitsap County, Washington.1 
Death*9 April 1984 She died on 9 April 1984 at Kent, King County, Washington, at age 65.3 

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and Washington, Birth Records, 1870-1935.
  2. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/
  3. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and Washington, Death Index, 1940-2014.

Eugene Arthur Harris1

M, #36908, b. 21 May 1920, d. 4 November 1993
Father*Guy Philip Harris1 b. 5 Apr 1896, d. 28 Feb 1953
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?)1 b. 15 Jul 1896, d. 3 Jan 1987
Birth*21 May 1920 Eugene Arthur Harris was born on 21 May 1920 at King County, Washington.1 
Marriage* He married Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen.2 
Death*4 November 1993 Eugene Arthur Harris died on 4 November 1993 at Lancaster, Los Angeles County, California, at age 73.3 
Burial* He and Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen were buried at Eternal Valley Memorial Park, Newhall, Los Angeles County, California.4 

Family

Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen b. 19 Apr 1917, d. 21 Apr 1999
Child

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/,, California Birth Index, 1905-1995, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/,, California, Death Index, 1940-1997, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 38436158.
  5. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Betty Marie Harris1

F, #36909, b. 11 February 1924, d. 14 October 2009
Father*Guy Philip Harris1 b. 5 Apr 1896, d. 28 Feb 1953
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?)1 b. 15 Jul 1896, d. 3 Jan 1987
Married Name Her married name was Price.1 
Birth*11 February 1924 Betty Marie Harris was born on 11 February 1924 at Seattle, King County, Washington.1 
Death*14 October 2009 She died on 14 October 2009 at Palmdale, Los Angeles County, California, at age 85.1 
Burial* She was buried at Bakersfield National Cemetery, Arvin, Kern County, California. Inscription "Wife of Bill Price, Sgt US Army Air Force, WWII."2 

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/, and Find A Grave Memorial# 45821232.
  2. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 45821232.

Shirley Arlene Harris1

F, #36910, b. 13 March 1927, d. 28 July 1978
Father*Guy Philip Harris1 b. 5 Apr 1896, d. 28 Feb 1953
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?)1 b. 15 Jul 1896, d. 3 Jan 1987
Name Variation  Shirley Arlene Harris was also known as Miranda.1 
Birth*13 March 1927 She was born on 13 March 1927 at Seattle, King County, Washington.1 
Death*28 July 1978 She died on 28 July 1978 at Hayward, Alameda County, California, at age 51.1 

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/,, California, Death Index, 1940-1997, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Donald Phillip Harris1

M, #36911, b. 28 September 1931, d. 13 April 2016
Father*Guy Philip Harris1 b. 5 Apr 1896, d. 28 Feb 1953
Mother*Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?)1 b. 15 Jul 1896, d. 3 Jan 1987
Birth*28 September 1931 Donald Phillip Harris was born on 28 September 1931 at Huntington Park, Los Angeles County, California.1 
Death*13 April 2016 He died on 13 April 2016 at age 84.2 
Burial* He was buried at Sierra Hills Memorial Park, Sacramento, California.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, alifornia Birth Index, 1905-1995.
  2. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 161649072.

Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen1

F, #36912, b. 19 April 1917, d. 21 April 1999
Married Name Her married name was Harris.1 
Birth*19 April 1917 Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen was born on 19 April 1917 at Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, daughter of Lewis H Leinsisen and Alice I Flowers.1 
Marriage* She married Eugene Arthur Harris, son of Guy Philip Harris and Lillian Elizabeth Bluhm (?).1 
Death*21 April 1999 Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen died on 21 April 1999 at age 82.1 
Burial* She and Eugene Arthur Harris were buried at Eternal Valley Memorial Park, Newhall, Los Angeles County, California.2 

Family

Eugene Arthur Harris b. 21 May 1920, d. 4 Nov 1993
Child

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/ssdi/,, California Birth Index, 1905-1995, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 38436158.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Judy Beth Harris1

F, #36918, b. 11 August 1949, d. 6 March 2002
Father*Eugene Arthur Harris1 b. 21 May 1920, d. 4 Nov 1993
Mother*Joyce Evelyn Leinsisen1 b. 19 Apr 1917, d. 21 Apr 1999
Name Variation  Judy Beth Harris was also known as Kenney.1 
Birth*11 August 1949 She was born on 11 August 1949 at Yakima City, Yakima County, Washington.1 
Death*6 March 2002 She died on 6 March 2002 at Quartz Hill, Los Angeles County, California, at age 52.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S524] Submission by Bonnie S Harris, Maybee Society Member No. 423.

John Clarence McDonald1

M, #36923, b. 21 March 1886
Birth*21 March 1886 John Clarence McDonald was born on 21 March 1886 at Ludlow, Windsor County, Vermont, son of Thomas F McDonald and Carrie A Bailey.2 
Marriage*15 October 1913 He married Geraldine Mabee, daughter of William Oscar Mabee and Lilly Belknap, on 15 October 1913 at Manhattan, New York City, New York.1,3 
Anecdote*4 September 1918 John Clarence McDonald, 32, born 21 Mar 1886, of 389 Clifton Ave, Newark, NJ, registered for the draft on 4 Sep 1918 at Eliot School, Newark. He was a Salesman for the US Radiator Corp. In New York City. His next of kin was his wife, Geraldine M. McDonald, at the above address. He was white, tall, of medium build, with blue eyes and brown hair.4 
Residence*4 September 1918 John Clarence McDonald and Geraldine Mabee lived on 4 September 1918 at 389 Clifton Avenue, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey.4 
WWII Draft*27 April 1942 John Clarence McDonald, 1 Bronxville Rd, Yonkers, NY, born 21 Mar 1886 in Ludlow, Vermont, registered for the draft on 27 April 1942 at Roosevelt High School, Yonkers, NY. His wife was Eva B. McDonald, He worked for the U S Radiator Company. He was white, 6' tall, weighted 180, of light complexion, with blue eyes and grey-brown hair.5 
Residence*1960 John Clarence McDonald lived in 1960 at 5224 Euclid Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri; with second wife Eva, who is listed as primary - he may have died in 1957.6 

Family

Geraldine Mabee b. Sep 1890, d. Mar 1969
Children

Citations

  1. [S206] Email sent to John MayBee the MayBee Society database coordinator:from Pierce Macdonald, 15 Jul 2017.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937.
  4. [S338] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/default.aspx?rt=39
  5. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  6. [S1] Ancestry.com, Kansas City, Missouri, City Directory, 1960.
  7. [S1] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  8. [S304] 1920 United States Census, online ancestry.com,, 1930 census, and 1940 census.

Stuart Elton Macdonald1

M, #36924, b. 10 August 1914, d. 2 December 1981
Father*John Clarence McDonald1 b. 21 Mar 1886
Mother*Geraldine Mabee1 b. Sep 1890, d. Mar 1969
Birth*10 August 1914 Stuart Elton Macdonald was born on 10 August 1914 at Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York.1,2 
Marriage*7 April 1942 He married Norwood Seymour Staples on 7 April 1942 at Richmond, Virginia.1 
Death*2 December 1981 Stuart Elton Macdonald died on 2 December 1981 at 1201 Broad Rock Blvd, Richmond, Virginia, at age 67.3 

Family

Norwood Seymour Staples b. 15 Sep 1919, d. 9 Jul 2005

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  2. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 93374899.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Norwood Seymour Staples1

F, #36925, b. 15 September 1919, d. 9 July 2005
Married Name Her married name was Macdonald.1 
Birth*15 September 1919 Norwood Seymour Staples was born on 15 September 1919 at Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, Denison Dudley Staples (1891 - 1970)
Mary Fitzhugh Pierce.2 
Marriage*7 April 1942 She married Stuart Elton Macdonald, son of John Clarence McDonald and Geraldine Mabee, on 7 April 1942 at Richmond, Virginia.3 
Death*9 July 2005 Norwood Seymour Staples died on 9 July 2005 at Henrico County, Virginia, at age 85.4 

Family

Stuart Elton Macdonald b. 10 Aug 1914, d. 2 Dec 1981

Citations

  1. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 93374899.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S1] Ancestry.com, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Helen McDonald1

F, #36926, b. circa 1919
Father*John Clarence McDonald1 b. 21 Mar 1886
Mother*Geraldine Mabee1 b. Sep 1890, d. Mar 1969
Birth*circa 1919 Helen McDonald was born circa 1919 at New Jersey.1 

Citations

  1. [S304] 1920 United States Census, online ancestry.com,, 1930 census, and 1940 census.