Abigail Elizabeth Page

Birth Name Abigail Elizabeth Page
Gender female
Age at Death 58 years, 7 months, 12 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth July 31, 1880 Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, United States   1 2a
General

Index to Bangor Vital Records, at NEHGS
Abbie E. Page Oscar S. Martha E. 7/31/1880
and:
"Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F4H6-J5P : accessed 02 Jan 2014), Abbie E. Page, 31 Jul 1880.

Residence 1898 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 114 Marginal Street, East Boston  
General

listed at 114 Marginal Street, East Boston, in the 1898 City Directory

Census June 1, 1900 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 1900 Oscar Page household 3a
General

1900 Federal Census, MA, Suffolk, Boston, 1st Ward.
Series T623, Roll 675, page 35. house 262, family 394
Vol 64, Enum. Dist. 1155, Sheet 17A, Line 40ff.

Living at 104 Brooks St., (East Boston), renting.

Page, Oscar S, born Sep 1854, 45, married 25 years, fireman-locomotive, born in Maine, parents also, out of work 9 months in past year
----, Martha E, born Sep 1859, 40, married 25 years, five children, five alive, born in Maine, parents also
----, Joseph O, born May 1878, 22, plumber, born in Maine, parents also, out of work 6 months in past year
----, Wm. J, born May 1882, 18, finisher-painter, born in Maine, parents also, out of work 11 months in past year
----, Augustus E L, born Jun 1885, 14, born in Massachusetts, parents in Maine, in school
----, Stover D F, born Apr 1893, 7, born in Massachusetts, parents in Maine, in school

Heies, Abbie E, daughter, born Jul 1880, 19, Widowed, married for 0 years, 1 child, 1 alive, born in Maine, parents also, occupation: millinery, out of work 6 months in past year
Heies, Herman O F, grandson, born Feb 1898, 2, born in Massachusetts, parents in Maine

[note incorrect spelling of Heise]

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M9Y7-HNQ : accessed 24 Dec 2013), Oscar S Page, Precinct 2 Boston city Ward 1, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; citing sheet , family 394, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1240675.

Residence June 1, 1900 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 104 Brooks Street, East Boston 3b 3a
General

listed at 104 Brooks Street, East Boston, in the 1900 City Directory

General

living at 104 Brooks Street, East Boston, when the 1900 Census was taken

Census May 2, 1910 Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, United States 1910 John A Hankard household  
General

1910 Federal Census, Maine, Kennebec Co., 1st Ward of Waterville
Series T624, Roll 542, page 56, E.D. 121, Sheet 17A
May 2, 1910

Renting at 8 Highwood St.

Hankard, John, A, head, 29, married 1x, for 8 years, born in Massachusetts, parents in Ireland, boilermaker at a car shop
------, Abbie E., wife, 29, 2nd marriage, for 8 years, two children, two alive, born in Maine, parents also
----------, John, son, 6, born in Maine, father in Massachusetts, mother in Maine
Heise, Herman, son, 12, born in Massachusetts, father in Germany, mother in Maine

"United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MR34-G9F : accessed 14 May 2014), John A Hankard, Waterville Ward 1, Kennebec, Maine, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 121, sheet 17A, family 332, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374555.

Residence May 2, 1910 Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, United States 8 Highwood Street  
General

living at 8 Highwood Street, Waterville, Maine, when the 1910 Census was taken

Residence September 12, 1918 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 58 London Street, East Boston 4
General

Herman and his mother were living at 58 London Street, East Boston when Herman registered for the draft in WWI. Abbie was his contact person.

Census January 7, 1920 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 1920 John A Hankard household  
General

1920 Federal Census, Ward 1, (East) Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Series T625, Roll 728, page 41, E.D. 3, Sheet 9B.
Jan 7, 1920
Renting at 27 Falcon St.

Hankard, John, 38, born in Massachusetts, parents also, mechanic at a boiler works
------, Abbie, 38, born in Maine, parents also
-----, Herman, 21, born in Massachusetts, father also, mother in Maine, clerk, insurance
----, John J., 16, born in Massachusetts, father also, mother in Maine

Herman Heise had evidently been adopted by John Hankard between 1910 and 1920.

"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MFM4-KDV : accessed 14 May 2014), John Hankard, Boston Ward 1, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; citing sheet 9B, family 189, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820728.

Residence January 7, 1920 East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 27 Falcon Street, East Boston  
General

living at 27 Falcon Street when the 1920 census was taken

Census May 1, 1930 Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States 1930 Abbie E Hankard household 5a
General

1930 Census, MA, Essex, Beverly,
Series T626, Roll 895, Page 36B, E.D. 23
May 1, 1930

this has to be Abbie as Mrs John J Hankard. Her husband died in January and the census was taken as of April 1

renting for $24/month at 390 Cabot St [but street name is missing from the census record]

Hankard, John J., Head, 49, Male written over Female, Widowed, born in Maine, parents also, no occupation
----, Lucy F., Daughter, 23, Married, born in Mass, father in Maine, mother in Mass, no occupation
----, John, Son ... law, 26, Married, born in Mass, father in Mass, mother in Maine, clerk, butter store
Page, Alda, Niece, 16, S, born in Maine, parents also
Hankard, John R, grandson, 2m, born in Massachusetts, parents also

[Alda is probably Olga Page, daughter of Frederick S Page]

 

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XQL6-23C : accessed 14 May 2014), John J Hankard, Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0023, sheet 36B, family 910, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 895.

Residence May 1, 1930 Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States 390 Cabot Street, Beverly 5a
General

living at 390 Cabot Street, Beverly, when the 1930 census was taken

Residence 1930 Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States 390 Cabot Street, Beverly  
General

1930 Beverly City Directory:
Hankard Abbie E widow John A h 390 Cabot
John A died Jan 27 1930
John J (Lucy) (203 Essex S) bds 390 Cabot

Residence 1933 Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States 394 Cabot Street, Beverly  
General

1933 Beverly, Massachusetts, City Directory
HANKARD A E & Sons (Mrs. Abbie E and John J Hankard) Grocer & Prov 394 Cabot and 294 Elliott.

Occupation 1933 Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States grocery and provisions  
General

Massachusetts > Beverly > 1933 > Beverly, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1933 > 194
HANKARD A E & Sons (Mrs. Abbie E and John J Hankard) Grocer & Prov 394 Cabot and 294 Elliott.

Residence 1939 Brighton, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 7 Hunnewell Ave, Brighton  
General

died at 7 Hunnewell Ave, Brighton

Death March 12, 1939 Brighton, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States    
General

Massachusetts, Registry of deaths. 1939, Vol 10, page 237.
at the Registry, 150 Mt. Vernon St., Dorchester.

Name: Abbie E. Hankard
Mass Register of Vital Records, Death
Year: 1939 Vol: 10 Page: 237
at Mass Registry of Vital Records, 150 Mt. Vernon St., Dorchester

Date of Death: March 12, 1939
Place of Death: 7 Hunnewell Ave.
Residence at time of death: 7 Hunnewell Ave. [this is in Brighton (Boston) MA]
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse Name: John Hankard
Place of Birth: Bangor, Maine
Age at death: 58
Occupation: housework at home
How long occupation: 37 years, until Oct 1938
Father: Oscar S. Page
Birthplace of Father: Bangor
Mother: Martha Cowan
Birthplace of Mother: Orono, Maine
Informant: John (son)
Cause of death: carcinoma of rectum (onset 1937)
Note: Exploratory laparotomy September 1938
Doctor: L. G. Rondeau Doctor's address: 555 Washington St. [no city given, presumed Brighton (Boston), MA]
Burial date: Mar 15, 1939 Burial place: Holy Cross, Malden
Undertaker: D. J. Dooley

Burial March 15, 1939 Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States    
Event Note

Boston Globe(?), Tue 14 Mar 1939:
Hankard, Abbie E. (nee Page) in Brighton, March 12, beloved wife of the late John A. Hankard, formerly of Beverly and East Boston. Funeral from the home of her son John J. Hankard, 7 Hunnewell Ave, Brighton, Wednesday at 8:00 AM. Mass at Our Lady of the Presentation at 9:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Beverly papers please copy.

Event Note

Hankard headstone
John A
1881 - 1930
Abbie F
1880 - 1939
HANKARD
photo received from descendant of Abbie's brother William Paige, July 2018.

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Oscar Stover PageSeptember 26, 1854February 8, 1943
Mother Martha Ellen CowanSeptember 1858October 14, 1943
    Brother     Joseph Oscar Page May 26, 1878 February 18, 1920
         Abigail Elizabeth Page July 31, 1880 March 12, 1939
    Brother     William Jerome Page May 4, 1883
    Brother     Augustus Emery L Page June 11, 1886 August 14, 1945
    Brother     Frederick Dudley Stover Page April 7, 1893 November 16, 1937

Families

    Family of Herman Heise and Abigail Elizabeth Page
Married Husband Herman Heise
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage November 25, 1896 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States    
General

November 25, 1896, in Boston
Hermann Heise, 35, a furniture refinisher of Boston, born in Germany.
parents: Friedrich & Auguste
Abbie E Paige, 18, living at home, of Boston, born in Bangor, Me.
parents: Oscar S & Martha E
first marriage for both. Married by Frederick C Wurl, minister of the Gospel, Boston.

source: Mass Register of Vital Records, Marriages
Year: 1896 Vol. 462 Page: 310
at New England Historic and Genealogical Society
and:
"Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N4N4-JJ7 : accessed 24 Dec 2013), Hermann Heise and Abbie E Paige,

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Herman Oscar Frederick Heise HankardFebruary 16, 18981963
    Family of John Aloysius Hankard and Abigail Elizabeth Page
Married Husband John Aloysius Hankard
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage November 22, 1902 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States    
General

November 22, 1902 in Boston
John Hankard, 21, a boiler maker of 4 Jeffries St, born in Boston
parents: John Hankard and Hannah Keegan
and
Abbie E Heise (maiden name: Page), living at home, 144 Webster St, born in Bangor Me
parents: Oscar S Page and Martha E Cowan
First marriage for John, second for Abbie. Married by James O Fallon, J.P. of 2767 Washington St

source: Mass Register of Vital Records, Marriages, Year: 1902 Vol. 527 Page: 236
and "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N4QT-5H3 : accessed 24 Dec 2013), John Hankard and Abbie E. Page Heise, 1902.

  Narrative

November 22, 1902 in Boston
John Hankard, 21, a boiler maker of 4 Jeffries St, born in Boston
parents: John Hankard and Hannah Keegan
Abbie E Heise (maiden name: Page), living at home, 144 Webster St, born in Bangor Me
parents: Oscar S Page and Martha E Cowan
First marriage for John, second for Abbie. Married by James O Fallon, J.P. of 2767 Washington St

source:
Marriage Record
Mass Register of Vital Records, Marriages
Year: 1902 Vol. 527 Page: 236
and
"Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N4QT-5H3 : accessed 24 Dec 2013), John Hankard and Abbie E. Page Heise, 1902.

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
John J HankardMay 6, 1903September 8, 1978

Pedigree

  1. Oscar Stover Page
    1. Martha Ellen Cowan
      1. Joseph Oscar Page
      2. Abigail Elizabeth Page
        1. Herman Heise
          1. Herman Oscar Frederick Heise Hankard
        2. John Aloysius Hankard
          1. John J Hankard
      3. William Jerome Page
      4. Augustus Emery L Page
      5. Frederick Dudley Stover Page

Source References

  1. Bangor Vital Records, Index
  2. Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900
      • Citation:

        "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4M3-DHF : 10 February 2018), Lorenzo Clark Drew, 28 Apr 1876; citing ; FHL microfilm 10,583.

  3. 1900 United States Census
      • Page: Boston, 1st Ward, Series T623, Roll 675, page 35. house 262, family 394, Vol 64, Enum. Dist. 1155, Sheet 17A, Line 40ff.
      • Page: Bangor, ED 76, sheet 1B, family 10
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMLR-Z6W : accessed 19 June 2018), Lorenzo C Drew in household of Stillman C Drew, Bangor city Ward 4, Penobscot, Maine, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 76, sheet 1B, family 10, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,597.

  4. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  5. 1930 United States Census
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XMZR-RWW : accessed 27 Aug 2013), Selina M Hixon in entry for Charles A Hixon, 1930.