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Mary PoleyAge: 7718731951

Name
Mary Poley
Given names
Mary
Surname
Poley
Birth September 28, 1873 39 38
Baptism
Publication: sent from Thomas Z. Poley, Jr. to May & Albert Poley to George Wakefield to Molly Milner
Text:
Mary & Clara - Twins- Born - Sept. 28 - 1873- Clara Deceased Baptized at Bethal [sic] of Plymouth Church - Brooklyn. N.Y.
Birth of a brotherAlbert Edward Poley
June 7, 1875 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a sisterFlorence Jane Poley (Harriott)
February 28, 1878 (Age 4)
Publication: sent from Thomas Z. Poley, Jr. to May & Albert Poley to George Wakefield to Molly Milner
Source: 1900 census
Citation details: Richmond, Richmond, New York
Text:
Harriott, James C. May R. Florence Feb. 1879 Cleavland Nov. 1880
Birth of a brotherWalter Cleavland Poley (James C. Harriott)
November 23, 1880 (Age 7)
Publication: sent from Thomas Z. Poley, Jr. to May & Albert Poley to George Wakefield to Molly Milner
Text:
Walter Cleve (Harriott) Brooklyn (b. 23 Nov '81)
Source: 1900 census
Citation details: Richmond, Richmond, New York
Text:
James C. Harriott 54 July 1845 NY, NY, NY. Tea sampler May R. Wife. 43 Sept 1856 NY, Germany, Ireland Florence daughter 21 Feb 1879 NY, NY, NY. sewing Cleaveland. son. 19 Nov. 1880 NY, NY, NY. Clerk, banking
Citation details: State of New York, Certificate and Record of Birth
Text:
Florence Madeline Harriott date of birth Feb. 5th 1901 father's name J. Cleveland Harriott birthplace Brooklyn age 21
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Poley
1880 (Age 6)
Text:
Poley, William 73 1 c. 275
Death of a motherEmma Hart Sceats
1881 (Age 7)
Event
permission to enter Orphan Asylum
November 2, 1881 (Age 8)
Residence November 7, 1881 (Age 8)
Address: Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn
Note: The orphanage ledgers were checked through 1895 and do not show when Mary was discharged.
Adoption of a brotherWalter Cleavland Poley (James C. Harriott)
1882 (Age 8)
Religious marriageFrederick William WakefieldView family
February 14, 1895 (Age 21)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Note: Marriage was performed by Rev. William Gaston, pastor of North Presbyterian Church, Cleveland.
Birth of a son
#1
Albert F. Wakefield
March 9, 1896 (Age 22)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Alice M. Wakefield
June 11, 1898 (Age 24)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Citation details: death record for Alice Wakefield
Birth of a son
#3
William Ralph Wakefield
1900 (Age 26)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Ruth Marion Wakefield
November 19, 1903 (Age 30)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Citation details: Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003
Text:
19 Nov 1903 father Frederick William Wakefield mother Mary Poley
Birth of a son
#5
Frederick Wright “Fred” Wakefield
February 17, 1908 (Age 34)
Birth of a son
#6
George Patterson Wakefield
April 11, 1910 (Age 36)
Birth of a son
#7
Theodore Dunmore Wakefield
1912 (Age 38)
Birth of a son
#8
Ernest Henry Wakefield
February 11, 1915 (Age 41)
Death of a daughterAlice M. Wakefield
March 23, 1918 (Age 44)
Cause: died during surgery
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Death of a brotherFrederick Henry Poley
May 8, 1918 (Age 44)
Publication: sent from Thomas Z. Poley, Jr. to May & Albert Poley to George Wakefield to Molly Milner
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Marriage of a childAlbert F. WakefieldMary Ada ParsonsView family
Type: Religious marriage
September 6, 1919 (Age 45)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
misc.
Made flag for Fouled Anchor Club
1922 (Age 48)
Note: Flag is connected with the River Rats. They included her sons George, Ted, and Ernie Wakefield. Other members were Wakefield cousins Alf Buell and Bill Steane, and John Horton.
Description
dishwater blonde hair, hazel eyes

Religion
Congregational Church
1930 (Age 56)
Death of a brotherGeorge Charles Poley
May 28, 1931 (Age 57)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Citation details: Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
Text:
George C. Poley Age 65 Occupation: contractor Birth date: 29 April 1866 Birthplace: England Mother's name: Wright Mother's birthplace: England Spouse's name: Margaret Poley Burial date: 01 Jun 1931 Cemetery: Lake View
Occupation
housewife
1931 (Age 57)

Note: All of her children were living at home, including Ruth's family and widower Al, although two of her sons were attending college. The only hired help was Dumby Getz who helped with the laundry.
Death of a husbandFrederick William Wakefield
June 4, 1934 (Age 60)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Citation details: Death date for Frederick Wakefield
Death of a brotherThomas Poley Jr.
after 1939 (Age 65)
Publication: sent from Thomas Z. Poley, Jr. to May & Albert Poley to George Wakefield to Molly Milner
Death of a sisterElizabeth Charlotte Poley
June 9, 1941 (Age 67)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Text:
Death of Elizabeth Jeone (Jevne)
Death of a sisterEmma Sarah Poley
January 14, 1944 (Age 70)
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
Citation details: Emma S. McVeen, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"
Text:
Emma S. McVeen death 14 Jan 1944 Euclid, Cuyahoga, Ohio widowed Father's name Thomas C. Poley Mother's name Emma Tyne spouse's name Edward H. McVeen
Note: Mother's name was Emma Hart Sceats.
Marriage of a childAlbert F. WakefieldLydie PoleyView family
about 1946 (Age 72)

Death April 1951 (Age 77)
Family with parents - View family
father
mother
 
Marriage: January 23, 1856St. Mary's, Whitechapel, London, Middlesex, England
9 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
19 months
elder sister
Alice Jessie Poley
Birth: June 9, 1864 30 28England
Death: 1865Mile End, London, Middlesex, England
23 months
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
20 months
elder sister
19 months
elder brother
2 years
20 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Family with Frederick William Wakefield - View family
husband
 
Marriage: February 14, 1895Cleveland OH
13 months
son
2 years
daughter
small Alice M. WakefieldAlice M. Wakefield
Birth: June 11, 1898 35 24Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Death: March 23, 1918Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
3 years
son
4 years
daughter
4 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
Frederick William Wakefield + Caroline “Carrie” Miller - View family
husband
husband’s wife
 
Marriage: September 21, 1887Cuyahoga County, Ohio
10 months
step-daughter

BaptismThomas Z. Poley, Jr. personal record
Publication: sent from Thomas Z. Poley, Jr. to May & Albert Poley to George Wakefield to Molly Milner
Text:
Mary & Clara - Twins- Born - Sept. 28 - 1873- Clara Deceased Baptized at Bethal [sic] of Plymouth Church - Brooklyn. N.Y.
Marriagefamilysearch.org
Publication: www.FamilySearch.org
misc.Collection of Margaret Wakefield Worcester
Descriptionmemory of Nancy Stutz Butler
Religionmemory of Nancy Stutz Butler
Occupationmemory of Nancy Stutz Butler
Source1880 census
Citation details: NA film number T9-0842 p. no. 153 A Brooklyn, NY
Residence
The orphanage ledgers were checked through 1895 and do not show when Mary was discharged.
Marriage
Marriage was performed by Rev. William Gaston, pastor of North Presbyterian Church, Cleveland.
misc.
Flag is connected with the River Rats. They included her sons George, Ted, and Ernie Wakefield. Other members were Wakefield cousins Alf Buell and Bill Steane, and John Horton.
Occupation
All of her children were living at home, including Ruth's family and widower Al, although two of her sons were attending college. The only hired help was Dumby Getz who helped with the laundry.
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