MORGAN Ruth Avis

MORGAN Ruth Avis[1]

Female 1921 - 2008  (87 years)

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  • Name MORGAN Ruth Avis 
    Born 22 Aug 1921  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ruth Avis Morgan birth certificate
    Ruth Avis Morgan birth certificate
    Gender Female 
    Census 18 Apr 1930  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (Age 8.)
    Baptism 12 Apr 1936  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    United Baptist Church 
    Caribou United Baptist Church 1940's
    Caribou United Baptist Church 1940's
    Residence Between 1949 and 2009  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    103 Grimes Road 
    Occupation Between 1966 and 1996  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    City Treasurer 
    _UID A05F0D38EB9ED5118A06444553540000738B 
    Died 28 Dec 2008  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Address:
    Cary Medical Center 
    • (died at Cary Medical Center, Caribou.
      Pulmonary Fibrosis
      Failure to Thrive

      Obit - Caribou - Ruth M. Noyes, 87, wife of the late Clayton P. Noyes, passed away peacefully Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at a Caribou hospital. She was born Aug. 22, 1921, in Caribou, the fourth daughter of Clyde S. and Blanche (Pike) Morgan.

      She was educated in Caribou schools, graduated in 1938 and attended Maine School of Commerce, Husson College, Bangor, 1938-1939. Ruth and Clayton were married Dec. 4, 1941, and were on their honeymoon at Cobbs Logde, Bangor, when Pearl Harbor was attacked. Ruth worked for Mr. A.A. Garden Law Offices during the war, while Clayton was serving in the Pacific Theater from 1942 until 1946. Two sons and a daughter were born after Clayton came back home and resumed farming. Together they raised their family on the Grimes Road, Caribou. Ruth started her next career for the City of Caribou in 1966 and continued as city treasurer until her retirement in 1986. Ruth was a member of United Baptist Church of Caribou and also attended Gray Memorial Methodist Church, Caribou.

      Ruth was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Clayton; her four sisters, Regna Todd, Arlene Hemingway, Dorothy Barnes and Marjorie Wyman; brothers-in-law, Vaughn Todd, Bob Hemingway, Raymond Barnes and also [Clayton's brother] Preston and his wife, Lila Noyes; [their sister, Marjorie (Noyes) Sewell]; and great-grandson, Jameson Nardello. Mrs. Noyes is survived by sons Paul and his wife, Betty Noyes; Kimber and wife, Cindy Noyes; daughter, Brenda, and husband, Ronald Curtis; grandchildren, Tristan and Jonathan Noyes; Christopher and wife, Tina Noyes; and Shari and husband, Jimmy Nardello; great-grandchildren, Reid and Cameryn Nardello and Owen Noyes; brother[s]-in-law, Rex Wyman [and Bill Sewell]; several neices and nephews; and special caregivers, Duska Franklin, Susan Skidgel and Lynn Sewell. A special thank you to caregivers and friends, Anna, Wanda, Dorothy, Linda, Connie and so many others. Mrs. Noyes was able to live at home because of all of you. She spent her last three weeks at the Maine Veterans' Home, Caribou, and received exceptional care.

      Visiting hours will be held 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 30, at Lancaster-Morgan Funeral Home, 11 Clover St., Caribou. Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Lancaster-Morgan Funeral Home, [Rev. John Kiehl, Caribou United Baptist Church and Rev. Anna Beach, Caribou Gray Memorial Methodist Church, officiating.] Spring interment will take place at Advent Cemetery, Limestone. Friends may express their condolences to the family at www.lancastermorgan.com.)
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes death notice
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes death notice
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes death certificate
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes death certificate
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes obituary
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes obituary
    Buried 13 Jul 2009  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Address:
    Episcopal (Advent) Cemetery 
    • (buried along-side husband, Clayton. She rested in the Lancaster-Morgan vault until her interment in the spring of 2009.)
    Clayton P. & Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes gravestone
    Clayton P. & Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes gravestone
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    Clayton P. & Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes gravestone
    Clayton P. & Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes gravestone
    Notes 
    • Ruth was educated in Caribou schools, graduated in 1938 and attended Maine School of Commerce, Husson College, Bangor, 1938-1939. She met her future husband when Clayton's brother, Preston, was introduced to her by a mutual friend. Ruth and Clayton were married Dec. 4, 1941, and were on their honeymoon at Cobbs Lodge, Bangor, when Pearl Harbor was attacked. Ruth worked for Mr. A.A. Garden Law Offices during the war, while Clayton was serving in the Pacific Theater from 1942 until 1946. Two sons and a daughter were born after Clayton came back home and resumed farming. Together they raised their family on the Grimes Road, Caribou. Ruth started her next career for the City of Caribou in 1966 and continued as city treasurer until her retirement in 1986. Ruth was a member of United Baptist Church of Caribou and also attended Gray Memorial Methodist Church, Caribou.
    Person ID I1393  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2015 

    Father MORGAN Clyde Sylvester,   b. 1 Sep 1888, Presque Isle, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1962, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother PIKE Blanche Hazel "Bunch\Bunny",   b. 27 Apr 1889, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1964, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1910  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    • (married by Rev. R.W. Fergeson)
    Family ID F169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family NOYES Paul "Clayton",   b. 12 Jun 1920, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1995, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1941  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • (witnessed by Marjorie Morgan and Preston Noyes.)
    Clayton P. & Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes marriage license & certificate
    Clayton P. & Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes marriage license & certificate
    Clayton & Ruth Noyes 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Clayton & Ruth Noyes 50th Wedding Anniversary
    Clayton & Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    Clayton & Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    1941 wedding
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Aug 1921 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Apr 1930 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - Address:
    United Baptist Church - 12 Apr 1936 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine
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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Dec 1941 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    103 Grimes Road - Between 1949 and 2009 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine
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    Link to Google MapsOccupation - City Treasurer - Between 1966 and 1996 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    Cary Medical Center - 28 Dec 2008 - Caribou, Aroostook, Maine
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Episcopal (Advent) Cemetery - 13 Jul 2009 - Limestone, Aroostook, Maine
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  • Photos
    Ruth Avis Morgan
    Ruth Avis Morgan
    1939 High School Graduation
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    1941
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    August 1946 (six months pregnant)
    Ruth Avis (Morgan) Noyes
    Ruth Avis (Morgan) Noyes
    1960
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    Ruth A. (Morgan) Noyes
    1983
    Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    Christmas 1991
    Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    cropped from Nov. 2001 picture with daughter Brenda.
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    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Clayton & Ruth Noyes farmhouse
    Clayton & Ruth Noyes farmhouse
    Wartime Uniforms
    Wartime Uniforms
    Preston, Lynwood, Clayton, Marcia, Ruth
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    Finnemore ladies and Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    Finnemore ladies and Ruth (Morgan) Noyes

    Documents At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Morgan sisters shopping
    Morgan sisters shopping
    left to right

    Marjorie (Morgan) Wyman
    Ruth (Morgan) Noyes
    Regna (Morgan) Todd
    Dorothy (Morgan) Barnes
    Arline (Morgan) Hemingway

  • Sources 
    1. [S251] Person-Noyes, Paul M.

    2. [S1] Birth-certificate, F.L. Gregory, M.D.

    3. [S1739] Census-1930-ME-Aroostook-Caribou, Roll: 828; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 8; Image: 608.0.

    4. [S2] Church records, Caribou United Baptist Church, Car.

    5. [S251] Person-Noyes, Paul M., 1 Jan 2012.

    6. [S68] Book-John Pike of Newbury, Mass., p.501.

    7. [S82] Death-obit, 30 Dec 2008 Bangor Daily News.

    8. [S1791] Death-death notice, 30 Dec 2008 Bangor Daily News.

    9. [S13] Death-certificate, State of Maine 30 Dec 2008.

    10. [S86] Death-gravestone, Advent Episcopal Cemetery, Limestone, ME.

    11. [S36] Marriage Certificate, Filed in Caribou by H.R. Hall, Deputy; Oct. 1910.

    12. [S413] Pamphlet-Rideouts In America, p.11.

    13. [S68] Book-John Pike of Newbury, Mass., p.496.

    14. [S36] Marriage Certificate, Rev. John R. MacGorman.