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Eugene Post

Male 1873 - 1943  (69 years)


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  • Name Eugene Post  [1
    Born 15 Jul 1873  North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 7 Dec 1873  St. John's Episcopal Church, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation Shoemaker  [5
    Died 23 Feb 1943  [6, 7
    • second wife was a widow in 1947
    Notes 
    • Alternative birthdate: Jun 1874
      Alternate birthdate: 18 Jul 1873

      His name and birthyear are listed on a headstone in Southview Cemetery, North Adams, MA, along with his first wife, Lillian Farmery Post, but there is no indication that he was buried there.

      Marriage record lists address as 21 Montgomery St.

      Listed in 1880 MA Census, age 7, at school, born in Massachusetts

      Baptism sponsors: parents and Edward James

      Listed as a child of Elizabeth Post, over 14 years, residing in No. Adams, MA in Probate petition re: Henry James to Columbia County Surrogates Court by George Tator, 13 Jun 1893

      Listed in 1900 MA Census, age 25, born Jun 1874, head cutter

      Marriage record lists address as 21 Montgomery St.

      Living with his wife in Marlboro as of 8 May 1908

      Listed in 1920 MA Census, Middlesex County, Marlborough, home owned free of mortgage, age 46, assistant foreman shoe factory, with wife Mary A. and son Kenneth? E.

      1930 MA Census, Middlesex Co., Marlborough, Eugene Post, owns home at 34 Bucknell St., value of home $2600, owns radio, age 56, first married age 30, born MA, parents born NY, patern maker at home

      A wedding of interest to local people took place this afternoon in Hudson when Miss Mary Alice Manchester, daughter of Mrs. Alice M. Munro of that town, was united in marriage to Eugene Post of Marlboro, a former resident of this city.

      Lived in Marlboro on 27 Jun 1936
      second wife was a widow in 1947
      Eugene Post, shoe patterns, 34 Bicknell [1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16]
    Person ID I13965  Mindrum
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2014 

    Father Peter Post,   b. 7 Nov 1838, Livingston, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1908, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth James,   b. 4 Dec 1840, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1915, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1867  Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 17
    Photos
    North Adams, MA, 21 Montgomery Street
    North Adams, MA, 21 Montgomery Street
    Former home of Peter and Elizabeth James Post
    Family ID F9216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lillian M. Farmery,   b. 1875, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1915, Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1904  North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Notes 
    • Rev. John C. Tebbetts, St. John's Episcopal Church
      First marriage for both people [5]
    Children 
     1. Kenneth Eugene Post,   b. 27 Apr 1909, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1988, Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2002 
    Family ID F10357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Alice Manchester,   b. Abt 1881, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Jun 1919  Hudson, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F9703  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Post family headstone, Southview Cemetery
    Post family headstone, Southview Cemetery
    Note: Chase family headstone is engraved on reverse of Post family headstone (Edward Post, Eugene Post and Sarah Post Chase were siblings).
    Post, Eugene and Lillian M. Farmer
    Post, Eugene and Lillian M. Farmer
    Note: Post family headstone is engraved on reverse of Chase family headstone (Edward Post, Eugene Post and Sarah Post Chase were siblings). Although Eugene's name is engraved on this headstone, there is no indication he is buried here. He may be buried in Marlborough, MA where he lived with his second wife in 1936.
    Post, Eugene and Lilliam M. Farmery
    Post, Eugene and Lilliam M. Farmery
    Although Eugene's name is engraved on this headstone, there is no indication he is buried here. He may be buried in Marlborough, MA where he lived with his second wife in 1936.

  • Sources 
    1. [S183] Probate petition re: Henry James to Columbia County Surrogates Court by George Tator, 13 Jun 1893.

    2. [S1009] North Adams, Massachusetts Vital Records, Births to 1878, Book 4, p. 5.

    3. [S2671] Southview Cemetery Headstones, North Adams, Masssachusetts.

    4. [S997] St. John’s Church Parish Register, Vol. 3, p. 1.

    5. [S1013] North Adams, Massachusetts Vital Records, Marriages 1878 to 1917.

    6. [S1261] 1941 Marlboro City Directory, www.ancestry.com.

    7. [S7896] Ancestry Pubic Trees, Tooley Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.

    8. [S1118] 1900 Federal Census, No. Adams, Berkshire County, MA, Enum. Dist. 52, sheet 14.

    9. [S1122] Peter Post Civil War pension application and Elizabeth James Post Civil War widow’s pension application.

    10. [S993] Cemetery Dept., No. Adams, MA City Hall.

    11. [S1120] 1880 Federal Census, No. Adams, Berkshire County, MA, Enum. Dist. 55, pg. 50.

    12. [S997] St. John’s Church Parish Register.

    13. [S1173] Peter Post obituary, No. Adams Transcript, 8 May 1908.

    14. [S1262] 1920 Federal Census, Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., Enum. Dist. 296, sheet 13B.

    15. [S1263] 1930 MA Census, Middlesex Co., Marlborough, Enum. Dist. 296, p. 17B.

    16. [S3882] Post-Manchester wedding announcement, North Adams Transcript, 25 Jun 1919, page 2.

    17. [S184] Church records from Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, NY, compiled 1991 by Linda L. Fenoff, City of Hudson Deputy Historian.

    18. [S1013] North Adams, Massachusetts Vital Records, Marriages 1878 to 1917, Book 1, p. 107.