SPENCE, Sara Jane

SPENCE, Sara Jane

Female 1867 - 1931  (63 years)

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  • Name SPENCE, Sara Jane  [1, 2, 3
    Born 8 Aug 1867  , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Christened 11 Aug 1867  Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    455 Plymouth Street
    Abington, MA 02351
    USA
    781.878.0900
    SBParishSecretary@comcast.net
    http://www.rc.net/boston/saintbridget/ 
    • Godparents were James Corkery and Rosanna Foy.
    Education 1885  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    State Normal School 
    Name Sarah J. Spence  [4
    Name Sarah J. Spence 
    Died 1931 
    Notes 
    • Sara Jane attended the State Normal School in Bridgewater, MA. She was admitted to Class 106 on September 2, 1885. As of 1915, she had been teaching for 26 years and was teaching at the School Street School in Rockland. (Source=State Normal School, Catalogue of Addresses, 1906, p. 48)

    Father SPENCE, John,   b. 12 Dec 1834, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother FOYE, Ann,   b. Feb 1840, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 20 May 1859  Randolph, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Aug 1867 - , , Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - Address:
    455 Plymouth Street
    Abington, MA 02351
    USA
    781.878.0900
    SBParishSecretary@comcast.net
    http://www.rc.net/boston/saintbridget/ - 11 Aug 1867 - Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - State Normal School - 1885 - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    178 unkn Spence family headstone
    178 unkn Spence family headstone
    This stone, located in Saint Patrick Cemetery in Rockland, MA, marks the graves of John Spence (1834-1902), Ann Foye Spence (1840-1919), Mary A. Spence (1860-1926), Sara J. Spence (1867-1931), John J. Spence (1863-1933), Rose Ethel Spence (1880-1950). [Photo credit: Donna Goldstein]
    178 unkn Spence family headstone detail
    178 unkn Spence family headstone detail
    This stone, located in Saint Patrick Cemetery in Rockland, MA, marks the graves of John Spence (1834-1902), Ann Foye Spence (1840-1919), Mary A. Spence (1860-1926), Sara J. Spence (1867-1931), John J. Spence (1863-1933), Rose Ethel Spence (1880-1950). [Photo credit: Donna Goldstein]
    178 unkn Sara Jane Spence grave marker
    178 unkn Sara Jane Spence grave marker
    This stone, located in Saint Patrick Cemetery in Rockland, MA, marks the grave of Sara Jane Spence (1867-1931). [Photo credit: Donna Goldstein]
    178 unkn Spence headstone
    178 unkn Spence headstone
    This stone, located in Saint Patrick Cemetery in Rockland, MA, marks the graves of John Spence (1834-1902), Ann Foye Spence (1840-1919), Mary A. Spence (1860-1926), Sara J. Spence (1867-1931), John J. Spence (1863-1933), Rose Ethel Spence (1880-1950). [Photo credit: Donna Goldstein]

    Directories
    178 1892 Rockland History and Directory
    178 1892 Rockland History and Directory
    HISTORY and DIRECTORY of ROCKLAND and HANOVER, for 1892. On page 28, lists Sarah Spence as a teacher at the North Avenue primary school in Rockland. On page 49, lists John Spence as a member of the Board of Directors and the Treasurer of the St. Alphonsus Total Abstinence Society in Rockland. On page 87, lists Daniel Riordan, shoemaker, as residing at Liberty Sq. On page 90, lists James W. Spence, leather &c, of John Spence & Co, as residing at Reed near Plain. Also lists, John Spence, leather merchant, of J Spence & Co, as residing at Plain near Reed. Also lists, John J. Spence, leather &c, of John Spence & Co, as boarding at John Spence's. Also lists, Sarah Spence, school teacher, as boarding with J. Spence. Also lists, Wm H Spence, book-keeper, of J. Spence & Co, as boarding with John Spence. On page 109, lists the business of John Spence & Co, Plain St, under the heading LEATHER REMNANTS.
    178 1907 Hanover Rockland Norwell directory
    178 1907 Hanover Rockland Norwell directory
    RESIDENT and BUSINESS DIRECTORY of ROCKLAND, HANOVER, and NORWELL, MASSACHUSETTS. 1907.  On page 45, shows an ad for JOHN SPENCE & CO at 350 Plain Street (with photo). On page 117, lists Daniel Riordan, shoe maker, as residing at 53 Liberty Sq.; lists, Alice C. Riordan, Tuft's college student, as boarding at 53 Liberty Square; lists, Katherine F. Riordan, shoe stitcher, as boarding at 53 Liberty Sq. On page 123, lists Emily F. Spence, bookkeeper, as boarding at 364 Plain; lists James W. Spence, Shoe mfr. and treasurer Albert Culyer Co., as residing at 295 Reed; lists Mrs. John Spence as residing at 364 Plain; lists John Spence & Co., leather remnants, at 350 Plain; lists John J. Spence, leather etc., as boarding at 364 Plain; lists Miss Mary A. Spence as boarding at 364 Plain; lists Miss R. Ethel Spence as boarding at 364 Plain; lists Miss Sarah J. Spence, school teacher, as boarding at 364 Plain; lists Willilam H. Spence, leather remnants, as residing at 19 Exchange.

    Vital Records
    178 1867 Sara Jane Spence baptism record
    178 1867 Sara Jane Spence baptism record
    August 11th - Baptized Sarah Jane born 7th of John Spence and Anne Foy - Sponsors James Corkery and Rosanna Foy - A. L. Roche

  • Sources 
    1. [S66] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), Year: 1910; Census Place: Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: ; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 1244; Line: 86. (Reliability: 3).
      178 1910 US Census Ann Spence household
      178 1910 US Census Ann Spence household


    2. [S87] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: 551; Family History Film: 1254551; Page: 576B; Enum eration District: 573; Image: 0662. (Reliability: 3).
      178 1880 US Census John Spence household
      178 1880 US Census John Spence household


    3. [S13] Massachusetts, Plymouth Co., Abington - St. Bridget Baptisms, 1864 to1900, (Name: St. Bridget's; Location: Abington;), 1867; p. 80; 8th entry (Reliability: 3).
      178 1867 Sara Jane Spence baptism record
      178 1867 Sara Jane Spence baptism record
      August 11th - Baptized Sarah Jane born 7th of John Spence and Anne Foy - Sponsors James Corkery and Rosanna Foy - A. L. Roche


    4. [S4] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), Database online. Year: 1900; Census Place: Rockland, Plymou th, Massachusetts; Roll: T623_675; Page: 23A; Enumeration D istrict: 1146; Dwelling #433; Family #452. (Reliability: 3).
      178 1900 US Census John Spence household
      178 1900 US Census John Spence household
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts; Roll: T623_675; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 1146.


    5. [S200] Massachusetts, Plymouth Co., Bridgewater - State Normal School, Who's Who: Seventy-fifth Annivesary, Rh 378.1 Mass.., page 84 (Reliability: 3).