Dorchester Atheneum
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Search
Site Tips
> Home
> Agriculture
> Architecture
> Artists
> Authors
> Books
> Cemeteries
   > Dorchester Burying Grounds
   > Dorchester North Burying Ground
   > Dorchester South Burying Ground
   > Cedar Grove Cemetery
      > Cedar Grove Cemetery Section 5
         > Lot 434 Grave 69 Beech Avenue Church of the Advent Lot
         > Lot 434 Grave 1 A Beech Avenue Church of the Advent Lot
         > Lot 434 Grave # 22 Beech Avenue Church of the Advent Lot
         > Bessie A. Marks Lot 434 Grave 8 A Beech Avenue Church of the Advent Lot
         > Charlotte D Bates McNally Lot 434 Grave 44 Beech Avenue Church of the Advent Lot
         > Gladys A Shattuck Grave 71 Range D Willow Avenue
         > More on Cedar Grove Cemetery Section 5..
      > Cedar Grove Section 6 by Robert Severy
   > Codman Cemetery
   > More on Cemeteries..
> Churches
> Dorchester Historical Society
> Entertainment
> Entertainers
> Industry & Commerce
> Institutions
> Maps
> Monuments
> Myths
> Postcard Images
> Public Figures
> Schools
> Town History
> Walking Tours
> 



Grave 71 Range D Willow Avenue
 The following statements illustrate how vital records do not always agree. When Gladys A. Shattuck passed away in 1915, the birthplace of her father is stated as Wiscasset in Lincoln County, Maine, while when her father, John, died in 1920 his birthplace sa listed as Portland in Cumberland County, Maine! Obviously only one statement is correct!

Gladys A. Shattuck was born in Boston in 1896 to John V. Shattuck and Annie Secord Shattuck, a native of St. John, New Brunswick, Canada. She resided at 8 Brunswick Street off of Columbia Road in Dorchester and died at Boston City Hospital in the South End on December 19, 1915, from Empyema after being hospitalized for 1 month and 11 days at the age of 19 years and 9 months. H. R. Crane was the undertaker, and she was interred on December 21, 1915.


Related Images: showing 8 of 1499 (more results)
Here are some images from the Atheneum archive related to this topic. Click on any of these images to open a slideshow of all 1499 images.
Dorchester Schools 2Bridge and Water, Franklin ParkToll House, Brush Hill TurnpikeJean Hall
Neponset River Bridge, Dorchester91 Melville Avenue246 Adams Street, St. Ambrose Church18 Franklin Street
Feedback
Do you know something about this topic? Do you have other pictures or items or knowledge to share? What about a personal story? Are you a collector? Do you have questions? Contact us here.
Created: September 4, 2012   Modified: September 4, 2012