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  (b. 22 September 1889 Paterson, New Jersey, USA   d. 24 October 1976 Winter Park, Florida, USA )  
Age: 87

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Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG was born 22 September 1889 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA. Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG was the child of Benjamin AYCRIGG   and   Abbie BROWN and the grandchild of: (maternal)  George BROWN and Abbie Center BUEL

Charles Benjamin was a soldier in World War I.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Charles Benjamin  married  Mary Louise BENNETT 27 June 1925 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Mary Louise BENNETT  was born February 1900 in Connecticut, USA.  Mary Louise died 7 January 1950 in Winter Park, Florida, USA.  Mary Louise was the child of George Hoxsie BENNETT and Minerva "Minnie" Katheryne GIMLICH.

Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG died 24 October 1976 in Winter Park, Florida, USA.


Details of the family tree of Charles appear below.
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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG


Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag female ancestor Mary Louise BENNETT-- Date: 27 June 1925 Place: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA

Mary Louise BENNETT was the child of George Hoxsie BENNETT and Minerva "Minnie" Katheryne GIMLICH


Miss Mary L. Bennett Becomes Mrs Charles B. Aycrigg - Afternoon Ceremony

"Pittsfield, June 27 - Miss Mary Louise Bennett, daughter of Mrs George Hoxsie Bennett of 363 Columbus avenue, was married to Charles Benjamin Aycrigg of 236 South street at her home this afternoon with a company of 100 relatives and friends attending. The house was decorated with white roses, peonies and suringas. The bride wore white satin with duchess lace and carried white roses and lilies of the valley."

"The maid of honor was the bride's aunt, Miss Carolyn E. Gimlich, who wore beige georgette with Spanish lace embroidery and colored medallion French hat. She carried a bouquet of larkspur and snap dragons. The bridesmaids were Missess Adelaide Bennett of Phoenix, R. I., Ernestine Louise Humphrey, Marjorie and Marion Gimlich, Sally and Louise Peach and Mrs John Nicholson, Jr., of this city, and Miss Barbara Louise Briggs of Ashaway, R. I., all cousins of the bride. They wore gowns of pastel shades. Rev George H. Heyn of St Stephen's Episcopal church and Rev Henry B. Dickert of the Lutheran church officiated. George B. Aycrigg of Winter Haven, Fla., was best man. The bride was given in marriage by her uncle, William A. Pike of this city who with Mrs Pike is spending the summer in Southington, Ct. The bride's mother wore pansy purple georgette with gold embroidery. A trio consisting of Mrs Gordon Barrett, piano; Miss Eleanor McCromick, violinist, and Miss Marion Patten, cellist, played for the wedding and reception. Charles W. Cyrus was master of ceremonies."

"The guests present included Mr and Mrs Karl O. Cyrus, Mr and Mrs Charles W. Cyrus, Miss Charlotte E Blight of Bridgeport, Ct., Mr and Mrs George Dewey San of Boston, Mr and Mrs Henry W. Haynes of Sen Breeze, Fla., Mr and Mrs A. Lloyd Briggs and Miss Maud Briggs of Ashaway, R. I., Mr and Mrs J. W. Himmelsbach of Chicago, and Mr and Mrs George B. Aycrigg and son of Winter Haven, Fla."

"The bride attended the McDuffie school in Springfield, the Garland school in Boston, the New England Conservatory of Music and the Berkshire Business college. Mr Aycrigg, who has been living with his aunt, Miss Kate C. Brown on South street, served in the ambulance corps in France during the World war. He is now with Kidder, Peabody & Co. They are to spend the summer in Boston."

Date: June 28, 1925
Location: Massachusetts
Paper: Springfield Republican

Children of Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG and Mary Louise BENNETT:

Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag photo of Benjamin AYCRIGG  Benjamin AYCRIGG (b.12 June 1926, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 4 November 2014, , Florida, USA)
m. Artemisia Eugenie DEMOPOULOS 23 July 1955 in Winter Park, Florida, USA

flag photo of Mary Lee AYCRIGG  Mary Lee AYCRIGG (b.23 June 1929, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 2 February 2022, Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA)
m. Robert Dunham SETZER 19 September 1950 in Winter Park, Florida, USA

flag photo of Gerard AYCRIGG  Gerard AYCRIGG (b.19 April 1932, , Massachusetts, USA  d. ,  )
m. Terry J GUILEOIL September 1967

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1889 Birth
New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980
name: Charles B. Aycrigg
gender: Male
baptism/ christening date:
baptism/ christening place:
birth date: 22 Sep 1889
birthplace: Paterson, Passaic, New Jersey
death date:
name note:
father's name: Benj. Aycrigg
father's birthplace: U.S.
father's age: 32y
mother's name: Abbie Brown
mother's birthplace: U.S.
mother's age: 32y
indexing project (batch) number: C01843-7
system origin: New Jersey-EASy
source film number: 494215
reference number: v 33 p 14
1900 Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
name: Charles B Aycrigg
residence: Pittsfield city, Berkshire, Massachusetts
birth date: Sep 1889
birthplace: New Jersey
relationship to head-of-household: Grandson
spouse name:
spouse titles:
spouse birth place:
father name:
father titles:
father birthplace: New Jersey
mother name:
mother titles:
mother birthplace: Massachusetts
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household name: Abbie C Brown
gender: Male
marital status: Single
years married:
estimated marriage year:
mother how many children:
number living children:
immigration year:
enumeration district: 0070
sheet number and letter: 7B
household id: 136
reference number: 97
gsu film number: 1240633
image number: 00000157
Household Gender Age
Abbie C Brown F
Mary L Brown F
Agnes H Brown F
Katie C Brown F
Charles B Aycrigg M
George B Aycrigg M
Mary Burke F

1900 U.S. Census

Paterson, New Jersey, USA
General Hospital

Paterson, New Jersey, USA
Ellison Street
postmarked 1909

Paterson, New Jersey, USA
Free Public Library
postmarked 1909

Paterson, New Jersey, USA
Main Street
postmarked 1909
1910 Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
name: Charles B Aycrigg
birthplace: New Jersey
relationship to head of household: Nephew
residence: Pittsfield Ward 5, Berkshire, Massachusetts
marital status: Single
race : White
gender: Male
immigration year:
father's birthplace: New York
mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
family number: 94
page number: 4
Household Gender Age
Mary Lee Brown F 57y
Kate C Brown F 45y
Charles B Aycrigg M 20y
Geogery B Aycrigg M 19y
Mary Garrity F 55y
Agnes Hackett F 25y

1910 U.S. Census

Paterson, New Jersey, USA
Main Street (1910)
1917 - Military Enlistment
Name: Charles Aycrigg
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1889
Death Date: 24 Oct 1976
SSN: 263820132
Enlistment Date 1: 12 Jun 1917
Release Date 1: 18 Jun 1919 U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.
World War I Draft Registration
Charles Benjamin Aycrigg
236 South St. Pittsfield, Mass
b. September 22, 1889 in Paterson, New Jersey
single, white
previous military service - Private in Infantry for 1 month, Plattsburg ? comp 1916
tall, slender, brown hair, brown eyes
June 5, 1917

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
1925 Marriage / Partner
Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG and Mary Louise BENNETT 27 June 1925, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
1926 Birth of Child
Benjamin AYCRIGG was born 12 June 1926, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
1928 Article
'Pittsfield, Oct 18... Mr and Mrs Charles B. Aycrigg and Mrs George Hoxie Bennett have returned to their home at 19 Brunswick street after and extended stay at Quonochontaug hights, Quonochontaug beach, R. I.'

Date: October 19, 1928
Location: Massachusetts
Paper: Springfield Republican

1929 Birth of Child
Mary Lee AYCRIGG was born 23 June 1929, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
1930 Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
name: Charles B Aycrigg
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
gender: Male
age: 40
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: New Jersey
estimated birth year: 1890
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: New Jersey
mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
enumeration district number: 60
family number: 500
sheet number and letter: 21A
line number: 5
nara publication: T626, roll 885
film number: 2340620
digital folder number: 4606982
image number: 00817
Household Gender Age
Charles B Aycrigg M 40
spouse Mary B Aycrigg F 30
child Benjamin Aycrigg M 3
child Mary Lee Aycrigg F 1
Minnie K Bennett F 54

1930 U.S. Census
Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG - 1931 Death of the aunt he lived with before marriage  The Springfield Daily Republican Springfield, Massachusetts Wednesday, February 25, 1931
1931 Death of the aunt he lived with before marriage

The Springfield Daily Republican
Springfield, Massachusetts
Wednesday, February 25, 1931
1932 Birth of Child
Gerard AYCRIGG was born 19 April 1932, , Massachusetts, USA
1940 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Name: Charles Aycrigg
Respondent: Yes
Age: 50
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1890
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: New Jersey
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Street: Brunswick
House Number: 19
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Residence in 1935: Same House
Sheet Number: 8B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 172
Household Members:
Name Age
Charles Aycrigg 50
Mary Aycrigg 40
Ben Aycrigg 14
Mary Aycrigg 10
Gerard Aycrigg 8
Minnie Bennet 64
1940 U.S. Census
Winter Park, Topics, Winter Park, Florida, Friday, January 8, 1943
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Aycrigg, with their children, Ben, Mary Lee
and Gerry, spent New Year's Day With the former's brother in Winter Haven. Newcomers here last season, the Ayerigg family have recently moved from Sylvan Boulevard to 178 Brewer Avenue, and have with them Mrs. George H. Bennett, of Pittsfield, Mass., mother of Mrs. Aycrigg. wphistory/
newspapers/ 1943/ 01-08-1943.pdf
Winter Park, Topics, Winter Park, Florida, Friday, March 12, 1943
Mrs. George H. Bennett and her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Aycrigg, 178 Brewer Avenue, have recently entertained friends from the north, Mr, and Mrs. William Foss of Pittsfleld, Mass., who were at the Jefferson Court in Orlando, and Mr. and Mrs. Dow Drukker of Passaic, N. J., who came over from Daytona where they have a winter home.
1945 Florida Census - Winter Park, Florida
Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG - 1945 Census Winter Park, Florida
1945 Census Winter Park, Florida
1950 - Winter Park, Florida
Name: Charles B Ayarig
Age: 60
Birth Date: abt 1890
Gender: Male
Birth Place: New Jersey
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Head
Residence Date: 1950
Home in 1950: Winter Park, Orange, Florida, USA
Dwelling Number: 375
Household Members Age Relationship
Charles B Ayarig 60 Head
Benjamin Ayarig
23 Son
Mary Lee Ayonigs
20 Daughter
Gerard Ayonigs
17 Son
Minna K Bennett
74 Mother-in-law
1950 U.S. Census
1950 Death of Spouse/Partner
Mary Louise BENNETT died 7 January 1950, Winter Park, Florida, USA
1976 Death

First Name: Charles
Middle Name: B
Last Name: Aycrigg
Birth Date: Sep 22, 1889
Death Date: Oct 24, 1976
Age: 87
Death Location: Orange, FL
Record Type: Death Record
Collection: Florida State Death Records

Source Information
Source: Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics
Years: 1970 - 1998
Description: This collection of Florida death records was compiled by the Florida State Department of Health, and covers years 1970 to 1998. When available each record contains the name of the deceased, death date, location, birth date, and age at death.
Address: PO Box 210 Jacksonville, FL 32231-0042

U.S. Social Security Death Index
first name: Charles
middle name:
last name: Aycrigg
name suffix:
birth date: 22 September 1889
social security number: 263-82-0132
place of issuance: Florida
last residence: Orange, Florida
zip code of last residence: 32789
death date : October 1976
estimated age at death: 87
Charles Benjamin AYCRIGG - Grave Thanks to David Dillard
Thanks to David Dillard
Added: 11/14/2009 9:39:36 PM - Updated: 5/21/2022 12:50:11 PM
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