Dorothy Ella Waite Calkins

Female 1906 - 2003  (96 years)


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  • Name Dorothy Ella Waite Calkins  [1
    Born 12 Oct 1906  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Jul 2003  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I38093  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Claude Stewart Calkins,   b. 3 Feb 1885, Pulaski, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1924, Pulaski, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Nila Mae Waite,   b. 3 Jul 1886, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1981, Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Dec 1904  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Wednesday, December 28, 1904 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Daysville - On December 20, 1904, occurred the marriage of two of our best young people, Claude Stewart Calkins, and Miss Nila Waite, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Luke P. Waite. After the marriage Mr. and Mrs. Calkins boarded a west bound train and were absent several days on a wedding tour. They have now returned and are receiving the congratulations and best wishes of a host, of friends both young and old, for they are both universal favorites. We with their many other friends wish them a long and prosperous journey through life together.
    Family ID F14136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Harold Adelbert Nicholson,   b. 8 Jul 1903, New Haven, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1972, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1925  Richland, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Beverly Jean Nicholson,   b. 13 Apr 1937,   d. 4 Nov 2009, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x2. Hugh Calkins Nicholson,   b. 2 Sep 1931, Richland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 2013, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F14172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Dorothy Ella Waite Calkins - August 12, 1906 - July 4, 2003. Daughter of Claude Stewart and Nila Mae Waite Calkins. Wife of Harold Adelbert Nicholson. Married August 12, 1925.

      Newspaper Obituary - Sunday, July 6, 2003 Syracuse Post Standard - Syracuse, New York - Dorothy C. Nicholson July 4, 2003 ¬Dorothy C. Nicholson, 96, of 27 North Fernwood Road, Pulaski, died Friday at Oswego Hospital. Born on August 12, 1906 in the Town of Richland she was the daughter of Claude and Nila Waite Caulkins. She was a life resident of Pulaski and graduated from Pulaski Academy High School in 1924 and attended Pulaski Teacher's Training Class of 1925. She married Harold A. Nicholson, he died in April 1972. She and her husband owned and operated a dairy farm for many years and she also taught for several years in the Pulaski School District. She was a member of the Fernwood Grange. She is survived by one son, Hugh C. Nicholson and one daughter, Beverly J. Scott, both of Pulaski, seven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Fernwood Methodist Church with burial in South Richland Cemetery, Fernwood. Calling hours will be 10 to 11 a.m. at the Church on County Route 41A, Fernwood. Donations also may be made to the Fernwood Methodist Church.

      DOROTHY C. NICHOLSON - TEACHER
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - July 6, 2003Browse Issues
      Dorothy C. Nicholson, 96, of 27 N. Fernwood Road, died Friday at Oswego Hospital.

      Mrs. Nicholson was a life resident of Pulaski and taught for several years in the Pulaski school district.

      She was a member of Fernwood United Methodist Church and Fernwood Grange.

      Born Aug. 12, 1906, in the town of Richland, daughter of Claude and Nila Waite Calkins, she graduated from Pulaski Academy High School in 1924 and Pulaski Teachers Training Class in 1925.

      She married Harold A. Nicholson on Aug. 12, 1925, at Fernwood. They owned and operated a dairy farm for many years. Mr. Nicholson died April 14, 1972.

      Surviving are a son, Hugh C., and a daughter, Beverly J. Scott, both of Pulaski, seven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

      The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Fernwood United Methodist Church. Burial will be in South Richland Cemetery, Fernwood.

      A calling hour will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Arrangements are with Foster-Hax Funeral Home.

      Donations may be made to Fernwood United Methodist Church.
      Class of 1924 PACS

  • Sources 
    1. [S757] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Number: 112-48-9856; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: 1971.