Eighth Generation


4682. Clara L ACKLEY was born about 1863 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island.2144,3710 She appeared in the census in 1880 in Massachusetts.

Clara L ACKLEY and Walter Frank SHOVE were married on 5 September 1883 in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.859,3710 married by Rev John L Chambers Walter Frank SHOVE, son of Benjamin S SHOVE and Annie Frances COOLIDGE, was born on 12 August 1858 in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.3710 In September 1883 he was an a Book Keeper in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.3710 Biography of859 Walter Frank Shove, son of Benjamin S. and Annie F. (Coolidge) Shove, was born m Fall River Aug. 12, 1858. He was educated in the public schools of his native city, going as far as the second year in the high school, and. left school for good when in his six­teenth year. In May, 1874, he went to work in the Fall River post office, first under Postmaster Shaw and later under Chester Green, and remained there until July, 1880. For one and a half years immediately thereafter he worked
as second clerk in the Union Mill and then be­came bookkeeper, which position he held for eleven years. In April, 1891, he was elected treasurer of the Pocasset Mill, succeeding Brad­ford D. Davol, and has continued in that position to the present time. When Mr. Shove came to the Pocasset Mill it had 60,000 spindles. ; it now has 120,000. He was elected treas­urer of the Metacomet and Anawan Mills in 1894 and served until they were sold to the Iron Works Company. In. 1900 he was elected treasurer of the Fall River Manufactory (since purchased by the Pocasset Mills).. He was treasurer of the Windham Manufacturing Company, of Willimantic, Conn.; and. has been treasurer of the Wampanoag Mills since Febru­ary,, 1905. He is a director of the National Association of Cotton Manufacturers.
Mr. Shove is independent in. politics and has taken no active part in. public matters. He is a member of King Philip Lodge, A. F. & A. M., of Fall River, of the Royal Arch Chapter and of Godfrey de Bouillon Commandery (of which he is a past commander).
On Sept. 5, 1883, Mr. Shove married Clara L. Ackley, daughter of Almerin L. and Eliza­beth (Holman) Ackley. They have had two children: Ethel, born Jan. 10, 1887, who died Jan. 24, 1887; and Ackley, born Feb. 5, 1896.

Clara L ACKLEY-52914 and Walter Frank SHOVE-57241 had the following children:

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Ethel SHOVE was born on 11 January 1887.859,3711 She died on 25 January 1887 at the age of 0.859,3711

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Ackley SHOVE was born on 5 February 1896.