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William Orton Gokey

William Orton Gokey

Male 1875 - 1947  (71 years)

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  • Name William Orton Gokey 
    Born 26 Apr 1875  Worcester, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • Father: Charles C. Gokey
      Mother: Ellen Johnson
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1910  Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Misc. Event 12 Sep 1918  Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    He registered for the World War I Draft. His occupation is listed as a grocery clerk. 
    William Gokey's World War I Draft Registration
    William Gokey's World War I Draft Registration
    Census 1920  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1930  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1940  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1941  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Address:
    37 Joy Street 
    SSN 714-14-3157  [4
    Died 1947  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, Washington County, Vermont, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gravestone of William and Esther (Matthews) Gokey
    Gravestone of William and Esther (Matthews) Gokey
    Person ID I11303  Roy Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2015 

    Family Esther Agnes Matthews,   b. 15 Aug 1874, Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1964, Barre, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1897  Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Marriage Record of William Gokey and Ester Whelpley
    Marriage Record of William Gokey and Ester Whelpley
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Apr 1875 - Worcester, Washington County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1880 - Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1897 - Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 34 - 1910 - Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc. Event - He registered for the World War I Draft. His occupation is listed as a grocery clerk. - 12 Sep 1918 - Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - His occupation is listed as a salesman in a store. His race is listed as mulatto. - 1920 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - His occupation is listed as a sorter. - 1930 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 64 - 1940 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    37 Joy Street - 1941 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1947 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, Washington County, Vermont, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S123] Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Northfield, Washington, Vermont; Roll: T624_1617; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 0232; FHL microfilm: 1375630

    2. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com).

    3. [S33] United States, Selective Service System, U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    4. [S101] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015).

    5. [S123] Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Groom Card of William Orton Gokey

    6. [S148] 1880 U.S. Census - Vermont, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Northfield, Washington, Vermont; Roll: 1348; Family History Film: 1255348; Page: 183A; Enumeration District: 212

    7. [S26] 1920 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Boston Ward 8, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_742; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 221; Image: 115

    8. [S20] 1930 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 943; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 0085; Image: 1228.0; FHL microfilm: 2340678

    9. [S21] 1940 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1661; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 15-139

    10. [S23] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Boston, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1941