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Shirley Frances Woodman

Shirley Frances Woodman

Female 1917 - 2016  (98 years)

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  • Name Shirley Frances Woodman 
    Born 29 Oct 1917  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1930  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    History 26 Mar 1936  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    She was awarded the Golden Eaglet by the Girl Scouts of America, their highest award. 
    Golden Eaglet Tracking Card
    Golden Eaglet Tracking Card
    Shirley Woodman in her Girl Scout Uniform
    Shirley Woodman in her Girl Scout Uniform
    Census 1940  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    History 1941  Fort Devens, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    It was at Fort Devens, that then Sgt. Roy kept the PX lunch counter open late so that Shirley Woodman could get lunch. 
    Bob and Shirley at Fort Devens
    Bob and Shirley at Fort Devens
    Residence Jun 1942 to 1945  Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Address:
    New Estate Road  
    Residence 1946 to 1948  Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    34 Deshon Manner 
    Residence 1949  West Alexander, Washington County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Liberty Street 
    Residence 1951  Camp Atterbury, Bartholomew County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1952 to 1953  Göeppingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    77 Schiller Stß 
    Residence 1954 to Oct 1954  Bad Canstatt, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Argonnen Stß 
    Residence 1955 to 1957  Fort Belvoir, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Kimbro Loop 
    Residence 1957 to 1978  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11
    Address:
    33 Blanchard Circle 
    Residence 1960  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Athol, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1960 
    Address:
    33 Blanchard Circle 
    Residence 1978 to 2007  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 2007-2010  Paw Paw, Hampshire County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 2010 to  Cabot, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Agency: Concordia Lutheran Ministries 
    Died 13 Apr 2016  Cabot, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried
    Gravestone of Harry and Ruth Woodman and their two daughters, Shirley and Janice
    Gravestone of Harry and Ruth Woodman and their two daughters, Shirley and Janice
    Person ID I3  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 

    Father Harry Lincoln Woodman,   b. 24 Nov 1880, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1968, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ruth Esther Ward,   b. 9 Jul 1889, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1980, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 2 Oct 1912  North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 13, 14, 15
    • They were wed in a double ring ceremony performed by the Rev. Selden W. Cummings, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Lowell.
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Robert Gladwin Roy,   b. 05 Oct 1919, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 May 1966, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 03 May 1942  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 10
    Children 
     1. Robert Alan Roy
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Harry Clemens Buell,   b. 27 Mar 1911, Eastford, Windham County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 2002, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1979  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 16, 17
    Agency: St. John's Episcopal Church  
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Oct 1917 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded living with her parents and grandmother, Mary Woodman. - 1920 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents, and grandmother, Mary Woodman. - 1930 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - She was awarded the Golden Eaglet by the Girl Scouts of America, their highest award. - 26 Mar 1936 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was living with her parents, and grandmother, Mary Woodman. She was listed as a bank clerk. - 1940 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - It was at Fort Devens, that then Sgt. Roy kept the PX lunch counter open late so that Shirley Woodman could get lunch. - 1941 - Fort Devens, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 03 May 1942 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    New Estate Road - Jun 1942 to 1945 - Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    34 Deshon Manner - 1946 to 1948 - Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    Liberty Street - 1949 - West Alexander, Washington County, Pennsylvania
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1951 - Camp Atterbury, Bartholomew County, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    77 Schiller Stß - 1952 to 1953 - Göeppingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    Argonnen Stß - 1954 to Oct 1954 - Bad Canstatt, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    Kimbro Loop - 1955 to 1957 - Fort Belvoir, Fairfax County, Virginia
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    33 Blanchard Circle - 1957 to 1978 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Athol, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1960 - 1960 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1978 to 2007 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Agency: St. John's Episcopal Church - 10 Nov 1979 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2007-2010 - Paw Paw, Hampshire County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Agency: Concordia Lutheran Ministries - 2010 to - Cabot, Butler County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Apr 2016 - Cabot, Butler County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Shirley and Harry Buell
    Shirley and Harry Buell
    Bob and Shirley Roy
    Bob and Shirley Roy
    Shirley F. Roy
    Shirley F. Roy

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Massachusetts, Birth Index, 1901-1960 and 1967-1970, Department of Public Health, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    2. [S2] Delvy, Florine Isabel. Delvey Genealogies, (manuscript, 1968).

    3. [S3] Brodeur, Diane. Descendants of Ruth Melinda Delvey, (Oxford, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1981).

    4. [S25] Woodman Family Bible, (Philadelphia: Edgewood Publishing Company, 1882).

    5. [S26] 1920 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Lowell Ward 8, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_712; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 567; Image: 577

    6. [S20] 1930 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: 921; Page: 22A; Enumeration District: 0136; Image: 979.0; FHL microfilm: 2340656

    7. [S24] Golden Eaglet Card, (Girl Scouts of America).

    8. [S21] 1940 U.S. Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1693; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 18-102

    9. [S1] Roy, Robert A., Personal Knowledge.

    10. [S18] News Article: Roy-Woodman Wedding, (Lowell, Massachusetts:Lowell Sun, 1942).

    11. [S19] Obituary of Robert G. Roy, (Athol, Massachusetts: Athol Daily News, 5 May 1966).

    12. [S23] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    13. [S8] Wedding Invitation.
      Wedding Invitation of Ruth Esther Ward and Harry Lincoln Woodma

    14. [S445] Obituary of Harry L. Woodman , (Greenfield, Massachusetts: The Greenfield Recorder Gazette, 19 December 1968).

    15. [S450] News Article: Woodman-Ward Marriage, (Lowell, Massachusetts: Lowell Sun, 1912).

    16. [S27] Brodeur, Diane. Joseph Delvey Genealogy - Annotations, (Oxford, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1986).

    17. [S28] Wedding Invitation of Shirley F. Roy and Harry C. Buell, (1978).