Caroline F. Lawry Call – Oak Grove Cemetery, Bangor, Maine


Gravestone Inscription

Ephraim Call
Died
Dec. 25, 1879
Æ. 63 yrs. 6 ms.
& 25 days
Caroline F. Lawry
His wife
Died Feb. 29, 1888
Æ. 69 yrs. 2 ms.
& 22 days


Photos

Ephraim Call and Caroline Lowry gravestone thumbnail

Photo by Jon J. Morin

Caroline F. Lawry was born on about 7 Dec 18181. She married Ephraim Call on 24 Oct 18442,3 and they had at least five children:

  1. Helen M. born about 1846
  2. William F. born about 1847, died 29 Jan 18584
  3. Henry C. born about 1850
  4. George W. born about 1852
  5. Caroline F. born about 1858

Caroline F. Lawry Call appeared on the 1850 US Federal Census in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine with her husband Ephraim and children Helen and William. Her occupation was “keeping house”5. On the 1860 and 1870 US Censuses, Caroline was living in Hermon, also in Penobscot County6,7. In 1880, Caroline is back in Bangor, appearing on the census as head of household, Ephraim having died in 1879. Her children Henry and Caroline are living with her8.

Caroline F. Lawry Call died in Bangor on Leap Day, 29 Feb 1888 at the age of sixty nine years old9.

GPS Coordinates: Not available for this gravestone.

Graveyard Information: The Oak Grove Cemetery is located on Finson Road in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine at Latitude: 44.83488 | Longitude: -68.812204. It is a non-denominational cemetery.

Sources

1. Oak Grove Cemetery (Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine), Caroline F. Lawry gravestone, personally photographed by Jon J. Morin, 22 May 2015.

2. Editors, “Married,” Bangor Daily Whig & Courier, 29 October 1844, digital image, Newspapers.com(http://www.newspapers.com : 8 Jun 2015); citing original, page 2, column 3, item 5.

3. “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 9 June 2015), Ephraim Call and Caroline F. Lawry, 24 Oct 1844; citing Civil, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, reference; FHL microfilm 10,584.

4. Editors, “Boy Killed in Hermon,” Bangor Daily Whig and Courier, 2 Feb 1858, online archives, Newspapers.com (http://www.newspapers.com : 9 Jun 2015), page 2, column 5; citing original p. 2.

5. 1850 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, p. 24A (penned), dwelling 334, family 364, Ephraim Call, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 264.

6. 1860 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Hermon, p. 665 (penned), dwelling 345, family 330, Ephraim Call, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 446, FHL film 803446.

7. 1870 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Hermon, p. 91B (penned), dwelling 205, family 209, Ephraim Call, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication M593, roll 554, FHL film 552053.

8. 1880 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, Enumeration District (ED) 028, p. 181D (stamped), dwelling 117, family 140, Caroline F Call household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 485, FHL film 1254485.

9. Oak Grove Cemetery, Caroline F. Lawry gravestone.

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