Dorothy Sturges1

F, b. March 1888
     Dorothy Sturges was born in March 1888 at Rhode Island.1 She was the daughter of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight.1

Citations

  1. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.

Elizabeth P. Sturges1

F
     Elizabeth P. Sturges is the daughter of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Births, 1636-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.

Howard Sturges1

M, b. December 1884
     Howard Sturges was born in December 1884 at Rhode Island.1 He was the son of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight.1

Citations

  1. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.

Howard Okie Sturges1,2,3

M, b. 24 February 1845, d. 5 July 1920
     Howard Okie Sturges was born on 24 February 1845 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.1,4 He was the son of Thomas Sturges and Mary Rush.3 He married Alice Spring Knight, daughter of Benjamin Brayton Knight and Phebe Ann Slocum, on 23 November 1875 at Providence County, Rhode Island.1,3 He died on 5 July 1920 at Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine, at age 75.4
Howard Okie Sturges

Howard Okie Sturges, one of the best knownbusiness men of this city, died in his summer home, Bar Harbor, Me., in his 76th year after an illnesswhich lasted about two weeks.
Mr. Sturges, of the firm Sturges & Gammell, agents of the Berkeley Company, owners of a large cotton mill in the town of the same name in the Blackstone Valley, was connected with many enterprises in Rhode Island, among them being the following:
Treasurer of the Berkeley Company; President of the Allen & Reed Company; Vice President, trustee and member of the board of the Providence Institution for Savings; Vice President and director of the Providence Building Company; director of the American Mutual Fire Insurance Company; director in the Albany & Susquehanna Railroad Company; director in the Enterprise Mutual Fire Insurance Company; and a director in the Grosvernor-Dale Company, Manufacturers Mutual Fire Insurance Company, Mechanica Mutual Fire Insurance Company, Narragansett Electric Lighting Company, Providence Telephone Company, Rhode Island Hospital Trust Company, Rhode Island Mutual Fire Insurance Company and the State Mutual Fire Insurance Company.
He was a member of the Hope, Providence Art, Rhode Island country, Agawam Hunt and Turks Head Clubs, the Squantum Association and the Providence Athenaeum and a director of the Rhode Island School of Design.
Mr. Sturges, who was born in Philadelphia in 1845, served in the Civil War and was a member of Rodman Post, G. A. R. He married Miss Alice S. Knight, daughter if Benjamin Brayton Knight. Rush, Howard and Miss Dorothy Sturges, children, survive him.4

Children of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight

Citations

  1. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZBB-GHD : 6 December 2014), Rush Sturges, 19 Aug 1879; citing Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, reference 213; FHL microfilm 1,845,634.
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8KH-9K5 : accessed 14 January 2018), Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight, 23 Nov 1875; citing , Providence, Rhode Island, United States, town halls, Rhode Island, and Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence; FHL microfilm 448.
  4. [S79] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com, Howard Okie Sturges, Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA, Created by: Debi C, Memorial 49391233, Accessed: 14 Jan 2018 (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/49391233).

Infant Sturges1

M, b. 6 March 1928, d. 6 March 1928
     Infant Sturges died on 6 March 1928 at Rhode Island.1 He was born on 6 March 1928 at Rhode Island.1 He was the son of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Deaths, 1630-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.

John P Sturges1

M
     John P Sturges is the son of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Births, 1636-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.

Rowland Sturges1

M
     Rowland Sturges is the son of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard.1

Citations

  1. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJKQ-YCY : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges, Providence Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing ED 162, sheet 8A, line 17, family , NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1676; FHL microfilm 1,821,676.

Rush Sturges1

M, b. 19 August 1879, d. March 1967
     Rush Sturges was a lawyer.2 He was born on 19 August 1879 at Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, Please note that on the 1935 Rhode Island census card Rush entered his birthdate as 21 Oct 1880.3,4,5,6 He was the son of Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight.4 He married Elizabeth Hazard before 1908.1 He died in March 1967 at Rhode Island at age 87.3

Children of Rush Sturges and Elizabeth Hazard

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Births, 1636-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.
  2. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJKQ-YCY : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges, Providence Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing ED 162, sheet 8A, line 17, family , NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1676; FHL microfilm 1,821,676.
  3. [S50] Social Security Death Index, Individual Search, Issue State: Rhode Island; Issue Date: Before 1951, Ancestry.com, accessed 30 May 2013.
  4. [S114] 1900 U.S. Census, "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97P-CYZ : accessed 14 January 2018), Rush Sturges in household of Howard Sturges, District 2 Providence city Ward 1, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7, sheet 10A, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,506.
  5. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1VX-PSB : 7 April 2016), Rush Sturges, 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  6. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZBB-GHD : 6 December 2014), Rush Sturges, 19 Aug 1879; citing Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, reference 213; FHL microfilm 1,845,634.
  7. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Rhode Island, Deaths, 1630-1930, accessed 30 May 2013.

Sandol M. Sturges1,2

F
     Sandol M. Sturges is the daughter of Benjamin Rush Sturges and Mary DeForest Stoddard.1

Citations

  1. [S101] Sandol Stoddard, "Email from Sandol Stoddard," to Keith Hunter, dated 20 Aug 2010.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Sturges, Benjamin R., US School Yearbooks, Yale Law School Alumni Directory, 1949, Pg. 472, accessed 13 Nov 2011.

Thomas Sturges1

M
     Thomas Sturges married Mary Rush, daughter of William Rush, before 1844.1

Child of Thomas Sturges and Mary Rush

Citations

  1. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8KH-9K5 : accessed 14 January 2018), Howard Okie Sturges and Alice Spring Knight, 23 Nov 1875; citing , Providence, Rhode Island, United States, town halls, Rhode Island, and Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence; FHL microfilm 448.