Mildred Gertrude Percy1

F, b. 27 June 1908, d. 11 January 1993
Mildred Percy Schroeder (picture sent to Taryn L. Phelan 10 July 2009 by Bonnie Schroeder Truxall, Millie's daughter)
FatherThomas Percy1 b. 28 Jul 1880, d. 18 Aug 1910
MotherClara Edith Mahony1 b. 15 Nov 1884, d. 20 Jun 1915
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsSamuel and Sarah Littlehales Descendancy Chart
Nicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
     An orphan at age 7, Mildred was raised by an aunt, Mary Ellen (Percy) Wilson, her father's sister.
Bernice Healey confirmed this and said that Mildred was young when her mother, Clara, died. She went to live with her father's relatives in Michigan. circa 1915 at Michigan.2,3
     Mildred Gertrude Percy, age 21, appears in the household of Henry and Mary Wilson, her paternal aunt and uncle in the census of 13 April 1930 in 6103 Frontenac, Detroit, Michigan, with her aunt and uncle, Henry and Mary Wilson, and their son, Forest Wilson..4 Mildred was a typist in an office in April 1930 at Detroit, Michigan.5
     Mildred Gertrude Percy married Ernest Alvin Schroeder on 5 September 1931 at Ecorse, Michigan.1 Mildred Gertrude Percy had natural red, curly hair and loved crafts. She belonged to the Daughters of America Lodge and the Rebekahs. She was a caring individual who, in her lifetime, took in to her house and cared for until their deaths: Mary Ellen Wilson, her father-in-law Ernest F. Schroeder and his sister, Caroline Schroeder Sachs.2
     Mildred Gertrude Percy died on 11 January 1993 at Monroe, Michigan, at age 84.1 She was buried on 13 January 1993 at Mi Memorial Park, Flat Rock, Michigan.1

Family

Ernest Alvin Schroeder b. 3 Mar 1906, d. 4 Aug 1986

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
19306103 Frontenac, Detroit, MichiganMildred Gertrude Percy, age 21, appears in the household of Henry and Mary Wilson, her paternal aunt and uncle in the census of 13 April 1930 in 6103 Frontenac, Detroit, Michigan, with her aunt and uncle, Henry and Mary Wilson, and their son, Forest Wilson..4

Citations

  1. [S201] Bonnalyn Truxall, "Bonnie Truxall's Group Record."
  2. [S497] Bonnalyn Truxall, "Bonnie Truxall's Family History Report."
  3. [S198] Interview, Bernice Healey, 31 July 1996.
  4. [S984] Henry Wilson household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Wayne County, Michigan, population schedule, Detroit, ED 22, sheet 24B, dwelling 320, family 34.
  5. [S984] Henry Wilson household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Wayne County, Michigan, population schedule, Detroit, ED 22, sheet 24B, dwelling 320, family 34, shows her occupation.