Mary K. Batcheller
10-Jan-1880, IA

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MARY KEZIAH (MAMIE) BATCHELLER, born 10-Jan-1880 in Finchford, IA;
daughter of Alexander F. BATCHELLER born 1847 & Mary C. BALLOU born 1847;
died 10-Oct-1966 in Lexington, MA; [RedArrow  Obituary Notice]
buried with her husband in Glen Haven Cemetery, Glen Burnie, MD.

Attended Normal School; taught school in IA and MO.  Moved in 1913 to 7 Franklin Street, Annapolis, MD.  In 1946 they purchased several acres of land and a 1763 farm house in Sanbornton, NH, adjacent to the Calef Hill Farm which had been purchased in 1938 by his son-in-law, Ralph G. Meader.  From 1947 through 1961, they lived in New Hampshire for April - September and in Maryland for October - March.


Married 28-Dec-1904 in Bunker Hill, IA, to Ralph Eugene ROOT;
born 18-Jul-1879 in Trenton, Grundy County, MO;
son of Lewis F. ROOT born 1852 & Sarah E. POLLOCK born 1854;
died 23-Sep-1961 in Franklin, NH, near their summer home in Sanbornton, NH;
buried 28-Sep-1961 in Glen Haven Cemetery, Glen Burnie, MD.

Children of Mary & Ralph:

  1. Olive Myrle Root, born 7-Feb-1906 in Forest City, IA; married 16-Jun-1928 in Annapolis, MD, to Ralph Gibson MEADER, 1 child; died 5-Mar-1997 at Calef Farm in Sanbornton, NH.
  2. Lloyd Eugene Root, born 19-Jan-1909 in Iowa City, IA; married (1) 12-Jun-1936 to Dorothy Wilda KILBOURN, 4 children; married (2) 8-Feb-1981 to Elta Roberts DUGDALE; died 23-Jan-2005 in Portland, OR.
  3. RedBulllet Charlotte Marian Root, born 29-Nov-1912 in Columbia, MO; married 15-Sep-1945 in New York, NY, to John Bauman TUTTLE, 3 children; died 19-Jun-1999 in Reading, MA.
  4. Ellis Pollock Root, born 16-Aug-1914 in Annapolis, MD; married 28-Nov-1942 to Lucille GRIFFIN, 2 children; died 18-Mar-1981 in Honolulu, HI.

Photographs:


Mamie Batcheller
1880 tintype

Mamie Batcheller
age 3

Mary Keziah (Mamie) Batcheller
1900, age 20

Mrs. Mary K. B. Root
1947, with her 2nd grandson,
Jeremy Ballou Tuttle

Sources:

  • Family record information from Mrs. Olive Root Meader and living relatives;
  • Personal photo album of the subject, Mrs. Mary Batcheller Root;
  • Root family notes compiled by Captain Lloyd E. Root, CEC USN (Ret.), of Bellevue, WA, for Root/Meader/Tuttle Reunion, Sanbornton, NH, 1990;
  • "Batchelder, Batcheller Genealogy", Frederick Clifton Pierce, 1898,
    Chicago, IL: pg 521, #1681(3);

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[This page last updated 27-Apr-2011]

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