Grace G. Carrington1,2

F, b. 3 December 1920, d. 1 November 2017
Grace Carrington Schum
FatherLewis William Carrington1,3 b. 26 Jun 1873, d. 31 Oct 1947
MotherAnna Josephine Dwyer1,4,5 b. 28 Mar 1875, d. 8 Dec 1964
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
           Grace G. Carrington was born on 3 December 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut..1,6,7
     Grace G. Carrington appears as Grace Carrington, in the census of 5 April 1930 at 31 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his daughter, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Henry W. Carrington, Edward J. Carrington, John Francis Carrington, William B. Carrington, Raymond G. Carrington, Francis Xavier Carrington and Doris Regina Carrington.1
     Grace G. Carrington appears as Grace Carrington, age 19, in the census of 27 May 1940 at 59 Maple Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his daughter, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Raymond G. Carrington and Francis Xavier Carrington.8
     Grace G. Carrington married John J. Schum at Connecticut.9,10
     Grace and John resided in November 1947 at Waterbury.11
     John J. died on 11 September 1962 at Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 41 leaving Grace G. a widow.12
     Grace resided in December 1964 at Waterbury, Connecticut.13
     According to her obituary, Grace "raised her family with courage, strength, and faith in God. She enjoyed singing and was a member of the Sweet Adeline's and enjoyed taking trips to the casinos, watching UCONN women's basketball, and shopping. Most importantly, she was dedicated to her family whom she adored and was devoted to."14
     Grace G. Carrington died on 1 November 2017 at Glendale Health Center, Naugatuck, Connecticut, at age 96 after an extended illness.15 She was buried on 6 November 2017 at New St. Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.16

Family

John J. Schum b. 30 Nov 1920, d. 11 Sep 1962
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
193031 Welton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutGrace G. Carrington appears as Grace Carrington, in the census of 5 April 1930 at 31 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his daughter, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Henry W. Carrington, Edward J. Carrington, John Francis Carrington, William B. Carrington, Raymond G. Carrington, Francis Xavier Carrington and Doris Regina Carrington.1
194059 Maple Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutGrace G. Carrington appears as Grace Carrington, age 19, in the census of 27 May 1940 at 59 Maple Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his daughter, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Raymond G. Carrington and Francis Xavier Carrington.8

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
November 1947WaterburyGrace and John resided in November 1947 at Waterbury.11
December 1964Waterbury, ConnecticutGrace resided in December 1964 at Waterbury, Connecticut.13

Citations

  1. [S286] Louis Carrington household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 209, sheet 5A, dwelling 42, family 100.
  2. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B.
  3. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that she was the youngest of ten brothers and seven sisters and the last surviving child of the late Lewis Carrington.
  4. [S1215] The Waterbury Republican, 10 December 1964, Page 8, shows surviving daughter as Mrs. Grace Schum.
  5. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that she was the youngest of ten brothers and seven sisters and the last surviving child of the late Annie (Dwyer) Carrington.
  6. [S1281] Lewis Carrington household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-186, sheet 7A, number of household , 125, shows age as 19 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  7. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that she was born DEc. 3, 1920 in Waterbury.
  8. [S1281] Lewis Carrington household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-186, sheet 7A, number of household , 125.
  9. [S1213] The Waterbury Republican, 1 November 1947, Page 2, shows surviving daughter, Mrs. John Schum.
  10. [S1213] The Waterbury Republican, 1 November 1947, Page 2, shows that Grace was the widow of John J. Schum.
  11. [S1213] The Waterbury Republican, 1 November 1947, Page 2, shows surviving daughter, Mrs. John Schum of Waterbury.
  12. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, John Schum, State File #17956, 11 September 1962.
  13. [S1215] The Waterbury Republican, 10 December 1964, Page 8, shows residence of daughter Grace as Waterbury.
  14. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows a paragraph about her attributes.
  15. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that she died Weednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at Glendale Health Center in Naugatuck.
  16. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that the funeral and burial took place Monday, November 6, 2017 in New St. Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury.
  17. [S1534] The Waterbury Republican-American, December 3, 2016, Page 6B, shows that he is survived by a sister, Janet Boucher.
  18. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that Grace is survived by her daughter, Janet Boucher and her husband, Andrew.
  19. [S1534] The Waterbury Republican-American, December 3, 2016, Page 6B, shows his mother as Grace (Carrington) Schum.
  20. [S1638] The Waterbury Republican-American, 3 November 2017, Page 7B, shows that Grace is predeceased by her son, John Schum, and his wife, Marie.