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  (b. 27 December 1911 Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 13 August 1977 Brimfield, Massachusetts, USA )  

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Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY was born 27 December 1911 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA . Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY was the child of William TREMBLAY   and   Marie-Josephine-Eglentine CAYA and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Augustin TREMBLAY and Marie-Anastasie BOUCHER (maternal)  Jean Baptiste (John) CAYA and Adelaide BOURDELAIS

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Edgar Arthur ("Ben")  married  Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE 11 February 1933 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE  was born 2 May 1910 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville).  Jeannette Marie Louise died 23 December 2002 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville).  Jeannette Marie Louise was the child of Omer Joseph LIPPE and Marie Louise PELOQUIN.

Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY died 13 August 1977 in Brimfield, Massachusetts, USA.

Occupation: proprietor of metal shop

Born on a Wednesday at 11:00 PM, 8.5 pounds.

Tremblay Name Meaning
French: topographic name for someone who lived near a group of aspen trees from a collective form of Old French tremble ‘aspen’ (see Tremble ) or a habitational name from (Le) Tremblay the name of several places in the northern part of France. Compare Tremble 3 Trembley Trembly Trimble 2 Tromblee Trombley Trombly Trumble 4 and Trumbly .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Tremble, Trembley, Rumbley, Trembly, Trela, Reckley, Tamblyn, Twombly

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Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag photo of Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE  Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE-- Date: 11 February 1933 Place: Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
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Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE was the child of Omer Joseph LIPPE and Marie Louise PELOQUIN

Children of Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY and Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE:

Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag photo of Roger Edgar TREMBLAY  Roger Edgar TREMBLAY (b.25 April 1933, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 7 May 1974, Plainfield, Connecticut, USA )
m. Dorothy Kathryn ZIEMSKI 21 August 1953 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
m. Rachel M MORIN 6 September 1969 in Thompson, Connecticut, USA (North Grosvenordale) (Quinebaug) (Fabyan) (Mechanicsville)

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1911 Birth
Town of Southbridge, Massachusetts

2nd Birth Source: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911 - 1915, Vol: 600 Page: 419, Arthur Edgar Tremblay, son of William and Josephine Maynard - father is a specmaker, b. Southbridge, mother b. Canada
Official Birth Certificate
Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Birth - Arthur Edgar Tremblay
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911–1915 (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.)

Postcards and Memories of Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

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Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY - 1911 Birth. Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts.
1911 Birth. Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY -

photos belonging to Jeannette Lippe Tremblay
Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY - Siblings: Lorraine, Raymond, and Edgar
Siblings: Lorraine, Raymond, and Edgar
photos belonging to Jeannette Lippe Tremblay
1920 Harrington Street, Southbridge, Massachusetts
Tremblay, William, head, age 41, b. MA, parents b. Canada, dye maker at optical company
Tremblay, Josephine E., wife, age 41, b. Canada, year of immigration 1878, naturalized, parents b. Canada
Tremblay, Exena L., daughter, age 19, b. MA, inspecting at optical company
Tremblay, Elzear G., son, age 18, b. MA, machinist at machine shop
Tremblay, Nelida E., daughter, age 17, b. MA, clerical work at optical company
Tremblay, Lionel W., son, age 16, b. MA
Tremblay, Rodolphe A., son, age 14, b. MA
Tremblay, Roland W., son, age 12, b. MA
Tremblay, Eugene G., son, age 9, b. MA
Tremblay, Edgar A., son, age 8, b. MA
Tremblay, Laureine A., daughter, age 6, b. MA
Tremblay, Raymond A., son, age 5, b. MA
Maynard, Albert, father-in-law, age 66, b. Canada, year of immigration 1869, naturalized in 1890, parents b. Canada, painter in carriage shop
1920 U.S. Census
1930 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Josephine Tremblay, age 52, widowed, b. Canada, living on Fairlawn Ave. in Southbridge, MA. Living with her are: son, Edgar, 18; daughter, Lorraine, 16, laborer in an optical shop; son, Raymond, 15; daughter, Louise, 10. All children were born in MA.
1930 U.S. Census
Tremblay, Edgar, student, r 43 Fairlawn Av

Exena, bkpr 282 Main, r 43 Fairlawn Av

Josephine, wid William, h 43 Fairlawn Av
1930 Massachusetts City Directory - Southbridge
1931 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
Tremblay, Josephine, wid William, h 43 Fairlawn Av
Tremblay, Lorraine, emp Am Op Co, r 43 Fairlawn Av
Tremblay, Edgar, student, r 43 Fairlawn Av
Lippe, Jeannette, emp Am Op Co, r 43 Fairlawn Av
Tremblay, Raymond, student, r 43 Fairlawn Av
Manning's Southbridge and Sturbridge (Massachusetts) Directory September 1931. Springfield, MA MA: H. A. Manning Co., 1931
1933 Marriage / Partner
Edgar Arthur ("Ben") TREMBLAY and Jeannette Marie Louise LIPPE 11 February 1933, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
1933 Birth of Child
Roger Edgar TREMBLAY was born 25 April 1933, Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)
Tremblay, Edgar (Jeannette), die mkr Am Op Co, r 43 Fairlawn Av

Eugene, emp Amp Op Co, r 43 Fairlawn Av

Josephine, wid William, h 43 Fairlawn Av

Raymond, emp Amp Op Co, r 43 Fairlawn Av
1936 Massachusetts City Directory - Southbridge
1940 Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
67 Fairlawn Avenue
Tremblay Edgar, head, 28, b. MA, dye maker, optical factory, $2034
Tremblay Jeannette, wife, 29, b. MA
Tremblay Roger, son, 6, b. MA
1940 U.S. Census
Tremblay, Edgar (Jeannette), prop Southbridge Tool Co, h 43 Moon
1949 Manning's Southbridge Directory
1950 - Southbridge, Massachusetts
Name: Edgar A Tromblay
Age: 38
Birth Date: abt 1912
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Residence Date: 1950
Home in 1950: Southbridge Globe, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Dwelling Number: 123
Household Members Age Relationship
Edgar A Tromblay 38 Head
Jeanette M Tromblay
39 Wife
Roger E Tromblay
16 Son
Sylvia G Tromblay
8 Daughter
Robert R Tromblay
6 Son
1950 U.S. Census
Tremblay Edgar A (Jeannette; Southbridge Tool Company Inc.) h 73 Moon
Southbridge Tool Co Inc (Edgar A Tremblay) tool mfr 14 Curtis
Polk's Southbridge (Worcester County, Mass.) City Directory 1965
1974 Death of Child
Roger Edgar TREMBLAY died 7 May 1974, Plainfield, Connecticut, USA (Moosup) (Wauregan) (Central Village) (Almyville) (Packerville)
1977 Death
Massachusetts, Death Index, 1970-2003
name: Edgar A Tremblay
event: Death
event date: 13 Aug 1977
event place: Brimfield, Massachusetts
death certificate number: 043993
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birthplace: Massachusetts
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Town of Brimfield, Massachusetts
Official Death Certificate

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From The Southbridge News

Edgar A. 'Ben', 65, of 73 Moon St. died Saturday at Little Alum Lake in Brimfield, where he was stricken while at his summer home.

He formerly owned and operated the former Southbridge Tool Co., and was working part-time for its successor, Anjo Tool Manufacturing, Inc.

He leaves his wife, Jeannette (Lippe) Tremblay, a son Robert Tremblay of Southbridge, a daughter Sylvia Baker of Dudley, two brothers, four sisters, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was born in Southbridge, son of William and Josephine (Maynard) Tremblay.

Mr. Tremblay was a communicant of Sacred Heart parish, past president of the Civilian Club and a member of Southbridge Lodge of Elks.

The funeral will be conducted tomorrow from F.A. Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, with a mass at 9 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Charlton Street. Burial will be in St. George Cemetery.

Calling hours at the funeral home are 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today.

Edgar is buried at: St. George’s Cemetery
Paige Hill
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 6/16/2023 10:15:06 PM
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