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Joan Libby Black

Joan Libby Black

Female 1925 - 2011  (86 years)

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  • Name Joan Libby Black 
    Born 29 Apr 1925  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence 22 Apr 1930  Harpswell, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Orr’s Island
    Died 16 Jun 2011  Bailey's Island, Harpswell, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • Joan B. Johnson, 86
      By The Forecaster on June 23, 2011

      BAILEY ISLAND — Joan B. Johnson, 86, died June 16 at the Hospice House in Auburn.

      Born on Orr’s Island, April 29, 1925, a daughter of Albert W. and Iona Libby Black, she attended Orr’s Island schools and graduated from Brunswick High School in 1944.

      On Dec. 6, 1947, she married Bernard W. Johnson in Brunswick, and made their permanent home on Bailey Island in 1953.

      She was an active fundraiser for community projects, a member of the Orr’s Island Cemetery Association and a life member of the Willing Helpers of Bailey Island.

      She was predeceased by her husband, Bernard, her son, Bernard W. Johnson, Jr., her sister, Prudence N. French, and a grandson, Pemberton Everett Johnson, II.

      Surviving are her two daughters, Wanda J. Johnson and Kathleen Ann Johnson, both of Bailey Island; her brother, Ralph N. Black, Sr., of Orr’s Island; five grandsons; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; and cousins.

      Following her request, there will be no services.

      Memorial contributions can be made the Islands Community Church, P.O. Box 281, Bailey Island, ME 04003; Willing Helpers, P.O. Box 233, Bailey Island, ME 04003; or to the Orr’s & Bailey Island Rescue, P.O. Box 177, Orr’s Island, ME 04066.

      Arrangements are by Brackett Funeral Home, 29 Federal St., Brunswick.
    Person ID I260  Reed
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2017 

    Father Albert Woodard Black,   b. 14 Aug 1888, Orrs Island, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1971, Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Iona Mildred Libby,   b. 15 Mar 1890, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1948  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1909  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Documents
    Albert Black and Iona Libby
    Albert Black and Iona Libby
    marriage record
    Family ID F279  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bernard Willard Johnson,   b. 9 Jul 1927, Orrs Island, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1999  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1947  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Children 
     1. Bernard Willard Johnson, Jr.,   b. 23 Jun 1948, Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 16 Jun 2011  (Age < 62 years)
     2. (Living) Johnson
     3. (Living) Johnson
    Family ID F281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 22 Apr 1930 - Harpswell, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1947 - Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jun 2011 - Bailey's Island, Harpswell, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Joan Libby Black
    Joan Libby Black
    obituary photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S899] Falmouth Forecaster obituary.

    2. [S769] Descendants of Bejamin C. Durgin, 1775-1954, Bernice E. Durgin, (Brunswick, Maine, Russell A. French), p. 24.

    3. [S498] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 3-20, Sheet 7B, Dwelling 51, Family 52, Albert W. Black household.

    4. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).

    5. [S103] “Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922”, 1908-1922 Vital Records; Roll #: 5.

    6. [S769] Descendants of Bejamin C. Durgin, 1775-1954, Bernice E. Durgin, (Brunswick, Maine, Russell A. French), p. 34.