Emma Frances Munroe1

ID #25441, (1846-1937)
Biography:
  • Emma Frances Munroe was born on 11 Nov 1846, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1
  • She graduated from public high school in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1863.1
  • She was a teacher in the public schools in Cambridge.1
  • She taught first at the Thorndike Grammar School, then at a training school established by the city. From 1874 until 1889 she was a teacher of French and assistant to the master in the Cambridge High School.1
  • Emma lived in Cambridge, Massachusetts, at 17 Traill St with her sister Mary.2
  • She never married.1
  • Her interests were broad and varied. In her will she left substancial bequests to the Animal Rescue League, the New England Conservatory of Music, the Museum of Fine Art, the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, the New England Watch and Ward Society (an organization involved in the censorship of books and the performing arts; later the emphasis changed to combating the spread of gambling), the Athenaeum, the Farm and Trades School, the American Unitarian Association and the New England Historic Genealogical Society.1
  • She died on 16 Mar 1937 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, at age 90.1
  • Last Edited: 14 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 16; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S221] Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Internet database, www.newenglandancestors.org, death record.

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Charles Edward Munroe1

ID #25442, (1849-1938)

Family: Mary Louise Barker b. 24 May 1863, d. 1942

Biography:
  • Charles Edward Munroe was born on 24 May 1849, in Townsend, Massachusetts.1
  • He graduated from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1871 with a B.S. summa cum laude.2
  • He was an assistant in chemistry at Harvard where he established the first course in chemical technology and the first summer school on chemistry.2
  • From 1874-1876 he was professor of chemistry at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis Marylnaand. Then for the next 25 years was a professor of chemistry at George Washington University. During 1892-98 he was also Dean of the Corcoran Scientific School, and from 1893 to 1917 Dean of the faculty of graduate studies which he established.2
  • He married Mary Louise Barker on Wednesday, 20 Jun 1883.1
  • He was made a commandant of the order of Mejidieh by the Sultan of Turkey. In 1920 he bes an Officer of the Order of Leopold of Belgium. In 1912 he received the honorary degree of LLD from George Washington UIniveristy.3
  • Charles Edward Munroe graduated from Columbia University in 1904 with a PhD and then a LL.D in 1912.2
  • He was a consulting chemist on explosive effects, and then until 1933 was the chief explosives chemist of the US Bureau of Mines. Also he was appointed by the Swedish Academy of Sciences to nominate a candidate for the first Nobel prize in chemistry.2
  • He died on 7 Dec 1938 in Forest Glen, Maryland, at age 89.1
In 1889 Charles started experiments with smokeless powder used by the navy in big guns. While at Newport Station he discovered the 'Munroe effect' by which letters sunk in a gun-cotton cube are indented on a steel plate when the tube is detonated against it. This threw light on the nature of the detonation wave. In addition to his invention of indurite he originated the porous cone for filtration, the platinum filter of the Munroe crucible, used in atomic weight determination and other precise works, and a method for the preparation of catalysts. As an authority on explosives he was the author of more than 100 books and papers in the field.2
  • Last Edited: 24 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 16; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 22; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  3. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 23; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  4. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 24; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  5. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 25; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.

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Mary Louise Barker1

ID #25443, (1863-1942)

Family: Charles Edward Munroe b. 24 May 1849, d. 7 Dec 1938

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 9 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 16; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 23; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  3. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 24; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  4. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 25; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


George Henry Munroe1

ID #25444, (1852-1912)

Family: Abbie M Ferrin b. 21 Jan 1851, d. 20 Sep 1912

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 27 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 16; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Abbie M Ferrin1

ID #25445, (1851-1912)

Family: George Henry Munroe b. 29 Jun 1852, d. 11 Mar 1912

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 10 Feb 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 16; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Elizabeth Bailey Munroe1

ID #25446, (1855-1877)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 9 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Frost Munroe1

ID #25447, (1858-1908)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 9 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S221] Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Internet database, www.newenglandancestors.org, death record.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Anna Maria Munroe1

ID #25448, (1847-)

Family: William Parker b. s 1847

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 14 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 824, page 3B.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


William Parker1

ID #25449, (s 1847-)

Family: Anna Maria Munroe b. 5 Apr 1847

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 7 Apr 2012

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


William Emery Munroe1

ID #25450, (1856-)
Biography:
  • William Emery Munroe was born on 30 Dec 1856, in Massachusetts.1,2
  • He was an accountant.2
  • He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of his parents James Munroe and Maria.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 18; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 824, page 3B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


James Alexander Munroe1

ID #25451, (1849-)

Family: Mary J Trask b. May 1853

Biography:
  • James Alexander Munroe was born on 12 Nov 1849, in Charlestown, Massachusetts.1
  • He married Mary J Trask on Thursday, 28 May 1874.1
  • James Alexander Munroe was a salesman.2
  • James Alexander Munroe and Mary appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at 70 Myrtle St, enumerated 4 Jun 1900, They own their home, with a mortgage. Also listed with the household was Eliza Trask, Mary's mother, b March 1813 in NH.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary J Trask1

ID #25452, (1853-)

Family: James Alexander Munroe b. 12 Nov 1849

Biography:
  • Mary J Trask was born in May 1853, in Massachusetts.2
  • She married James Alexander Munroe, son of James Munroe and Maria Wood, on Thursday, 28 May 1874.1
  • James Alexander Munroe and Mary appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at 70 Myrtle St, enumerated 4 Jun 1900, They own their home, with a mortgage. Also listed with the household was Eliza Trask, Mary's mother, b March 1813 in NH.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Alice L Munroe1

ID #25453, (1878-)
Biography:
  • Alice L Munroe was born in Oct 1878, in Massachusetts.2
  • She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of her parents James Alexander Munroe and Mary.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Carrie J Munroe1

ID #25454, (1882-)
Biography:
  • Carrie J Munroe was born in Dec 1882, in Massachusetts.2
  • She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of her parents James Alexander Munroe and Mary.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


George F Munroe1

ID #25455, (1881-)
Biography:
  • George F Munroe was born in May 1881, in Massachusetts.2
  • He was a worker in a laundry.2
  • He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of his parents James Alexander Munroe and Mary.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Henry W Munroe1

ID #25456, (1886-)
Biography:
  • Henry W Munroe was born in Jan 1886, in Massachusetts.2
  • He appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of his parents James Alexander Munroe and Mary.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Marion Munroe1

ID #25457, (1895-)
Biography:
  • Marion Munroe was born in Jun 1895, in Massachusetts.2
  • She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of her parents James Alexander Munroe and Mary.2
  • Last Edited: 16 Nov 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 17; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3569] 1900 US Federal Census, Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, James Munroe head of household, Ward 1, roll T623_665, enumeration district 924, page 5B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Jane Munroe1

ID #25458, (c 1850-)
Biography:
  • Jane Munroe was born c 1850.1
  • Last Edited: 7 Apr 2012

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 18; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ella Gertrude Munroe1

ID #25459, (1856-)

Family: Edward T Butcher b. Sep 1854, d. b 1920

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 28 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 18; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3571] 1900 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward T Butcher head of household, roll 655, enumeration district 657, page 11A.
  3. [S3573] 1920 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlexsex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Ellen Bartlett head of household, roll T625_706, enumeration district 7, page 10A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Edward T Butcher1

ID #25460, (1854-b 1920)

Family: Ella Gertrude Munroe b. Jan 1856

Biography:
  • Edward T Butcher was born in Sep 1854, in Massachusetts.2
  • Parents: Sidney and Sarah Butcher.1
  • He married Ella Gertrude Munroe, daughter of Charles Munroe and Ellen Morse, on Wednesday, 8 May 1889 in Arlington, Massachusetts.1
  • Edward T Butcher was a saw maker.2
  • Edward T Butcher and Ella appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at 818 Massachusetts Ave, enumerated 6 Jun 1900, They rent their home.2
  • Edward T Butcher died b 1920.
  • Last Edited: 28 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S3417] "Descendants of Abraham Hill", Polly Furbush TMG Journal report given to Linda Reinfeld (Cambridge, MA) , produced 17 Mar 2012 , p 18; Home of Linda Sargent Reinfeld, Cambridge, MA.
  2. [S3571] 1900 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward T Butcher head of household, roll 655, enumeration district 657, page 11A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.