Ruth Cora Towsley

Female 1917 - 2000  (82 years)


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  • Name Ruth Cora Towsley  [1
    Born 17 Dec 1917  Florence, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 29 Feb 2000  Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 82 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Avery Ward Towsley,   b. 11 Nov 1884, Albion, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1943, Albion, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  (Father) 
    Sarah Elizabeth Murrills,   b. 17 Mar 1787, Edmonton, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1845, Edmonton, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  (3 x Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I30082  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Avery Ward Towsley,   b. 11 Nov 1884, Albion, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1943, Albion, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Fannie Mariah Richardson,   b. 6 Nov 1885, Albion, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1976, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 13 Apr 1903  [2
    Family ID F9971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Reuben Russell Gregory,   b. 27 Jun 1913, Richland, Oswego County, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1983, Richland, Oswego County, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Other Partners: Oleta May Trumble 
    Married 2 Mar 1935  Richland Twp., Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Constance F. Gregory
    Married: 1x2. June Louise Gregory
    Married: 1x3. Donald Grant Gregory,   b. 24 Aug 1935, Richland Township, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 2015  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Beverly Jean Gregory
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F11078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Watertown Daily Times (NY) - March 2, 2000 Watertown Daily Times - RUTH C. GREGORY AFRICAN VIOLET GROWER - Ruth C. Gregory, 82, formerly of Pulaski, died Tuesday night at Sunrise Nursing Home, Oswego, where she had been a patient since 1993. Born Dec. 17, 1917, in Florence, daughter of Avery and Fanny Richardson Towsley, she attended schools in Camden. She married Reuben Gregory in 1935 at All Saints Church, Fulton. The marriage ended in divorce. Mrs. Gregory enjoyed raising African violets and was a candy lover. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Louis (Beverly) Mosher and Mrs. Ralph (Connie) Oberton, both of Watertown, and June Russell, Old Forge; a son, Donald, Pulaski; three stepdaughters, Mrs. Leroy (Pat) Branhan, Fort Smith, Ark., Mrs. Barry (Thelma) Moot, Pulaski, and Mrs. Richard (Lois) Mosher, Great Bend; four stepsons, John Trumble, VanCleave, Miss., Louis Gregory, Richland, Walter "Larry" Gregory, Pulaski, and James Gregory, Mexico; four sisters, Jenny Thomas, Williamstown, Mrs. Gordon (Beverly) Ross, Gambrills, Md., Mrs. Harold (Margaret "Peg") McMahon, Sackets Harbor, and Mrs. Kenneth (Gladys) Thomas, Watertown; two brothers, Richard Towsley, Pulaski, and Vernon Towsley, Boonville; 33 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Five sisters, Harriett Thomas, Anna Miner, Lucy Renwich, Frances Bowers and Dorothy Wartup, died before her. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at TLC Funeral Home. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery. A calling hour will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Donations may be made to Seaway Lanes Junior Bowlers.

  • Sources 
    1. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Avery Towsley

    2. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Avery Ward Towsley