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Basil Linwood Nightingale

Basil Linwood Nightingale

Male 1915 - 2010  (94 years)

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  • Name Basil Linwood Nightingale 
    Born 21 Dec 1915  Norridgewock, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Mar 2010  Broken Bow, McCurtain County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Southside Cemetery, Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Latitude: 44° 45' 23.91" N-Longitude: 69° 43' 19.26" W
    Notes 
    • aka Baisle
    • BROKEN BOW, Okla. - Basil Nightingale, 94, passed away March 24, 2010, in Broken Bow. He was a resident of McCurtain Manor Nursing Home.
      He was born Dec. 21, 1915, in Norridgewock, Maine, the son of Burton and Bertha (Libby) Nightingale. He graduated from Skowhegan High School in the class of 1934.
      He served in the Merchant Marines and worked in the shipyards of Bath, Maine, where he learned to be a welder during the war. After the war he returned to Skowhegan, Maine, where he farmed and worked in the woods as a lumberjack.
      In 1956 he moved to Massena, N.Y., to work on the St. Lawrence Seaway as a welder. Later he worked at Reynolds Aluminum Plant as a maintenance mechanic. After he retired, he spent winters in the South.
      He is survived by five sons, Richard and his wife, Mary, of Owls Head, Maine, Martin and his wife, Kathy, of Cincinnati, Linwood and his companion, Deborah, of Massena, N.Y., James and his wife, Jean, of Boonton, N.J., and Michael and his wife, Mary Beth, of Athens, Ga.; two daughters, Nancy and her husband, Jim, of Baldwinsville, N.Y., and Constance "Connie" of Columbia, Tenn.; one sister, Rita Walker of Anson, Maine; and one brother, Lloyd Nightingale of Skowhegan, Maine.
      Burial will be in Southside Cemetery in Skowhegan. (Morning Sentinel 4/6/2010) 
    Person ID I2732  Reed
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 

    Father Burton Lynn Nightingale,   b. 5 Feb 1892, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1979, Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Bertha Maria Libby,   b. 28 Jul 1893, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1985, Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1915  Norridgewock, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Documents
    Burton Nightingale and Bertha Libby
    Burton Nightingale and Bertha Libby
    marriage record
    Headstones
    Burton Nightingale family
    Burton Nightingale family
    headstone
    overview
    Family ID F1696  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 (Living) Flowers 
    Children 
     1. Azel Jones,   b. 1868,   d. 1928  (Age 60 years)
    Family ID F1747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Irene Virginia Taylor,   b. 30 Mar 1920, Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 2004, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1938  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    • assumed
    Children 
     1. (Living) Nightingale
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F1748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 (Living) Banks 
    Children 
     1. (Living) Nightingale
     2. (Living) Nightingale
     3. (Living) Nightingale
     4. (Living) Nightingale
     5. (Living) Nightingale
     6. (Living) Nightingale
    Family ID F1749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Dec 1915 - Norridgewock, Somerset County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Nov 1938 - Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Mar 2010 - Broken Bow, McCurtain County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Southside Cemetery, Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Basil Nightingale
    Basil Nightingale
    obituary
    Basil Linwood Nightingale
    Basil Linwood Nightingale
    birth record

    Headstones
    Basil Linwood Nightingale
    Basil Linwood Nightingale
    headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S29] “Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922”, 1908-1922 Vital Records; Roll #: 41.

    2. [S628] Obituary.

    3. [S101] Headstone, 18Sep2016.

    4. [S103] “Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922”, 908-1922 Vital Records; Roll #: 41.

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