Eliza Reed Fogg – Oak Grove Cemetery, Bangor, Maine


Gravestone Inscription

Mother
Eliza Reed
Wife of
Sylvester Fogg
Died Aug. 24, 1906
Æ. 85 yrs. 4 mos. 8 days


Photos

Eliza Reed Fogg gravestone thumbnail

Photo by Jon J. Morin

Eliza Reed was born in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, about 16 Apr 18211,2. She married Sylvester Dow Fogg on 12 Aug 1845 in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine3. They had at least six children:

  1. Hannah E. Fogg, born about 1846
  2. Augustus W. Fogg, born about 1848
  3. Mary E. Fogg, born about 1851
  4. William H. Fogg, born about 1853
  5. Arthur S. Fogg, born about 1860
  6. Walter D. Fogg, born about 1866

Eliza Reed Fogg lived in Bangor4,5,6,7,8 until she died on 24 Aug 19069,10.

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), Eliza Reed gravestone, personally photographed by Jon J. Morin, 29 May 2015.

2. “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” database and digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : 18 Jun 2015), Eliza Reed Fogg; citing 1892-1907 Vital Records, Roll #19; Maine Death Records, 1617-1922; Maine State Archives, Augusta. Eliza’s gravestone says that she died at 85 years, 4 months, 8 days, which would put her birth date about 16 Apr 1821, while this record of death says that she died at 85 years, 4 months, 16 days, a difference of 8 days, putting her birth date at about 1 Apr 1821. The date of death agrees on both records.

3. “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” Database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ : accessed 18 June 2015), Sylvester Fogg and Eliza Reed, 12 Aug 1845; citing Civil, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 10,584.

4. 1850 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, p. 107A (penned), dwelling 1478, family 1537, John Brookmuller household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 264.

5. 1860 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, p. 106 (penned), dwelling 769, family 772, Sylvester Down Fogg household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 447, FHL film 803447.

6. 1870 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, p. 130B (penned), dwelling 1174, family 1317, Sylvester Fogg household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication M593, roll 552, FHL film 552051.

7. 1880 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, Enumeration District (ED) 028, p. 195C (penned), dwelling 388, family 427, Sylvester D. Fogg household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, roll 485, FHL film 1254485.

8. 1900 U.S. Census, Penobscot County, Maine, population schedule, Bangor, Enumeration District (ED) 0077, p. 11B (penned), dwelling 247, family 276, Walter D. Fogg household, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 Jun 2015), citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 597, FHL film 1240597.

9. Oak Grove Cemetery, Eliza Reed gravestone.

10. “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” database and digital images, Ancestry.com, Eliza Reed Fogg.

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