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Sanford Alexander TURSE

Sanford Alexander TURSE

Male 1880 - 1951  (71 years)

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  • Name Sanford Alexander TURSE  [1
    Born 26 Jan 1880  Westwood, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened ?  
    Gender Male 
    OCCU House painter 
    RELI Pascack Reformed Church 
    Died 16 Dec 1951  65 Chestnut St. Park Ridge, NJ (in home of Hazel Hering) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 18 Dec 1951  Westwood Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5  The Turses
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2015 

    Father Aaron A. TURSE,   b. 29 Aug 1852, Werimus, Bergen Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1934, 530 4th Ave, Westwood, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Sarrah A. STRAUT,   b. 19 Aug 1851, Mahwah, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1919, Westwood, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1873  Westwood, Bergen Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Histories
    Aaron Turse in Early Westwood
    Aaron Turse in Early Westwood
    Westwood was a new borough, and Aaron served as a town marshal, volunteer fireman, and member of the first school board. Download this document containing a collection of short stories about Aaron in the early years of the borough's history.
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Caroline Lavinia RUDLUN,   b. Oct 1882, Montvale, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1941, Westwood, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ellsworth James TURSE, Sr.,   b. 27 Apr 1903, Pearl River, Rockland, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1980, Dunedin, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Edward Aaron TURSE,   b. 6 Jun 1906, Pearl River, Rockland County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1980, Medford, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Hazel L. TURSE,   b. 28 Oct 1909, Westwood, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1983, Park Ridge, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. Harriet Velma TURSE,   b. 9 Jan 1914, Westwood, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1998  (Age 84 years)
     5. Living
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2016 00:41:51 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jan 1880 - Westwood, Bergen, NJ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Dec 1951 - 65 Chestnut St. Park Ridge, NJ (in home of Hazel Hering) Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Sanford & Caroline Turse, parents of Ellsworth, Edward, Hazel, & Harriet
    Sanford & Caroline Turse, parents of Ellsworth, Edward, Hazel, & Harriet
    Aaron Turse (on porch) with sons Garret, Abram, Sanford, and Aaron, Jr. in front (L-R) [not verified]
    Aaron Turse (on porch) with sons Garret, Abram, Sanford, and Aaron, Jr. in front (L-R) [not verified]
    Sanford_Caroline Turse
    Sanford_Caroline Turse

    Headstones
    Sanford & Caroline Turse
    Sanford & Caroline Turse

    Histories
    World War I Draft Registration Cards
    World War I Draft Registration Cards
    PDF file - Contains the draft registration cards of 41 Tuers/Turse men, Truss, Holliday, Goodman, and Grangers known to the website administrator as of Dec 2005.

  • Notes 
    • WWI Draft Card Registration Serial 2125 shows him living at Grove Street, Westwood, NJ, living with his wife, Carrie. Abram’s son, Claude is also listed as living at this address at the time of draft registration. He is described as being of medium build, having blue eyes and dark brown hair. He was self-employed as a painter. Later he owned a house on Railroad Avenue in Westwood, NJ until Caroline died. He then lived with his daughter, Hazel Hering in Park Ridge until his death.

      Misc Notes We Are Kin Genealogy

      Highways and By-Ways - By The Stroller
      ...
      Over the Line in Jersey:
      ...
      Miss Jean Carolyn Turse, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ellworth[sic] J. Turse of Park Ridge, graduates from Episcopal Hospital School of Nursing, Philadelphia.
      ...
      Source: Orangetown Telegram published Fri 10 Jun 1949 page 10 column 4

      Highways and By-Ways - By The Stroller
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      Over the Line in Jersey:
      ...
      Recent deaths down the line:... Mrs. Carrie Granger Turse, 48, of Park Ridge, wife of Ellsworth J. Turse; ...
      Source: Orangetown Telegram Fri 28 Jul 1950 page 8 column 2

      husband Sanford Turse

      Highways and By-Ways - By The Stroller
      ...
      Over the Line in Jersey:
      ...
      Recent deaths over the line:... Sanford Turse, 72, of Park Ridge; ...
      Source: Orangetown Telegram Fri 4 Jan 1952 page 2 column 1

    Buried:
    • Services at Pascack Reformed Church

  • Sources 
    1. [S97] Hering Family Records, Hazel Hering.

    2. [S19] IGI File.