Accordingto the 1850 census or Stoneham, Essex Co., Mass; W. J. Battles, age 29 and S. A. Battles, age 26, are living with Allen and Phebe Rowe.The Battles have a child, W. E. Battles, a male, aged 9.
In the 1860 census records of Stoneham, Silvia A. Battles (37) and William J. Battles (37, shoe manufacturer with real estate $2,000 and Personal $5,000) are still living with Allen and Phebe Rowe. Sylvia Ann Battles is the daughter of Allen and Phebe.
The Battles have a son, Winthrop I Battles, age 14.Winthrop is listed with a middle name of Erving (birth records, Stoneham) and Irving (death records, Stoneham).He was born in Stoneham on 30 July 1846, but it was not recorded until 9 June 1847.Listed as the son of William J and Sylvia.William is listed as a wheelwright in Winthrop's BR.
Winthrop married, in Medford, MA, Addie M. Livingston of Winchester, MA.She was born in Woburn, MA, the daughter of Benjamin and Maria.Winthrop and Addie married on 26 November 1870.He was listed as a Shoe Cutter, son of William F and Sylvia A.He died in Stoneham 26 May 1881, age 34y 9m 26d, of Bronchitis.He was listed as a Shoecutter, his father listed as being born in North Bridgewater, MA.
Sylvia Ann Rowe was born 15 October 1823, in Stoneham, MA; the daughter of Allen Rowe and Phebe (Lynde) Rowe.
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