Third Generation


4. Orrin Wallace Wildes Sr.8,9,21,22,23 was born on 31 January 1873 in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).3,8,9,24,25 Age 7 in 1880. Age 27 in 1900. He was born on 9 March 1873 in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).22 He lived in Kennebunkport, Maine (York) in 1880.25 In 1900 Orrin was a fisherman in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).24 He lived with his wife at his father and step-mother's home in Kennebunkport, Maine (York) in 1900.24 He lived 1116 or 1118 Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) between 1909 and 1911.26,27 Orrin lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 In 1910 he was a railroad laborer in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).9 He lived 55 Hanover Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1912.28 Orrin lived 57 Hanover Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1915.29 He lived 80 Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) between 31 July 1917 and 13 January 1920.22,30,31,32 On 12 September 1918 he was a fish packer for Lord Brothers Company in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).11,22 Orrin lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 In 1920 he was a laborer in a fish house in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).8 He lived 125 Forest Avenue in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1922.33 Orrin died on 18 March 1935 at the age of 62 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).21 He was buried in Forest City Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13 He was a fisherman.34 Name misspelled WILLES on the 1920 census. Orrin was short, of medium build, with blue eyes and brown hair. Vera Louise Small and Orrin Wallace Wildes Sr.23 were married on 18 January 1899 in Dover, New Hampshire (Strafford).9,23,24,35 Married 1 year in 1900, 12 years in 1910.

5. Vera Louise Small8,9,22,36 was born on 16 December 1883 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).8,9,21,24,36 Age 18 in 1900. She lived with her husband at his father and step-mother's home in Kennebunkport, Maine (York) in 1900.24 She lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 Vera lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1918.11 She lived 80 Paris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 12 September 1918.22 She lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 Vera lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in April 1935.36 She lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1940.36 She died on 25 August 1956 at the age of 72 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).21 Vera was buried in Forest City Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13 Seven children born - 6 still living in 1910. Incorrectly listed as Wiles on the 1940 census.

Interesting side note: Vera is listed as SMITH on her marriage certificate to Orrin in 1899, Dover NH. She was Vera SMALL. Her children's birth records all list her maiden name as SMALL. Her 2nd born son's middle name was SMALL. Not sure why SMITH was listed for a maiden name at her marriage.

Children were:

i.

Orrin Wallace Wildes Jr.5,37 was born on 31 July 1900 in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).5,9,11,37 Age 18 in 1918 when he married. He lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 On 12 September 1918 he was a tile maker for Winslow Co. on Forest Avenue in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).11,37 Orrin lived at 80 Paris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 12 September 1918.37 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 October 1918.3 In 1928 he was a laborer in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5 Orrin lived 36 Brattle Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1928.5 In 1936 he was a truck driver in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5 He lived 23 Brattle Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1936.5 Orrin died on 10 November 1949 at the age of 49. Orrin Jr. was of medium height and build, with gray eyes and brown hair.

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ii.

John Small Wildes Sr.-161.

iii.

Mary Almena "Almena" Wildes was born on 16 August 1903 in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).5,8,9 She lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 She lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 In 1920 Almena was a laundry folder in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).8

iv.

Edward A. Wildes34 was born on 21 February 1905 in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).5,34 He died on 21 January 1907 at the age of 1 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).15 "Pneumonia".

v.

Bessie Elizabeth Wildes was born on 28 May 1906 in Kennebunkport, Maine (York).5,8,9,38 She lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 She lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 Bessie lived Portland Maine in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 10 October 1923.3 She died on 8 January 1982 at the age of 75 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).21,38 She was buried in Forest City Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13

vi.

Lester Gordon Wildes was born in 1908 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).8,9 He lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 He lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 Lester lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in November 1934. He died on 25 April 1946 at the age of 38. Unable to find a child between the 5th born Bessie, and the 7th born Margaret. I looked at the two rolls at the archives, and no 6th born child is listed.

Mike Walton, family genealogist.

vii.

Margaret Florence "Margie" Wildes34 was born on 10 August 1909 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5,8,9,15 She lived on Congress Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1910.9 She lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 Margaret died on 30 December 1920 at the age of 11 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).15 "Pharyngynal diptheria".

viii.

Fannie A. Wildes34 was born on 20 February 1911 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5 She died before 1920 at the age of 9.8 She is not listed on the 1920 census at age 9.

ix.

Dorothy L. Wildes34 was born on 15 July 1912 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5 She died before 1920 at the age of 8.8 She is not listed on the 1920 census at age 8.

x.

Maurice Leon Wildes Sr. was born on 8 December 1913 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5,8 He lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 He died on 24 December 1970 at the age of 57.

xi.

Arthur Lee Wildes36 was born on 30 June 1915 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5,8,36 He lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1935.36 Arthur lived with his widowed mother in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1940.36 In 1940 he was a hopsital caretaker in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).36 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in July 1949. Arthur died on 13 February 1955 at the age of 39.

xii.

Woodrow Wilson Wildes36 was born on 31 July 1917 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5,8,36,38 He lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1935.36 Woodrow lived with his widowed mother in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1940.36 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in June 1947. He died on 22 February 1992 at the age of 74.38

xiii.

Earl William Wildes36 was born on 10 February 1919 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5,8,13,36,38 He lived on Parris Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1920.8 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1935.36 Earl lived with his widowed mother in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1940.36 He served in the military between 1942 and 1945.13 He died on 27 April 1972 at the age of 53 in Biddeford, Maine (York).13 Earl was buried in Congress Street Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13

xiv.

Henry Stephenson Wildes34 was born on 12 January 1920 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).5 He was born prematurely. He died on 20 April 1920 at the age of 0 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).15 Died from "malnutrition", due to premature birth.

xv.

Phyllis Mae Wildes was born in 1922.5,36 She lived in 1935.36 She lived with her widowed mother in 1940.36