DRAKE Allen Everett

DRAKE Allen Everett

Male 1899 - 1994  (95 years)

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  • Name DRAKE Allen Everett 
    Nickname Evard 
    Born 7 May 1899  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 15 Jun 1900  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (age 1.)
    Census 30 Apr 1910  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • (age 11.)
    Census 6 Jan 1920  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • (age 20; farm laborer; living with parents.)
    Census 2 May 1930  Washburn, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • (age 30; farm laborer; married age 21; renting a home on Caribou Road for $10 per month.)
    _UID CB5A0D38EB9ED5118A0644455354000099F0 
    Died 16 Jun 1994  Washburn, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • (OBIT: - Washburn - Evard A. Drake, 95, died June 16, 1994 at his residence after a brief illness.

      He was born in Caribou, May 7, 1899, the son of Allen and Lillian (Iott) Drake. Mr. Drake was a self-employed farmer and potato grower in the Washburn area for many years. He served with the U.S. Army during World War I and was a member of the Oscar Dow Post 48 American Legion, Washburn and attended the First Baptist Church of Washburn.

      He is survived by five sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth and Pauline Drake of Washburn, Wilber and Georgianna Drake of Orem, Utah, Allen and Phyllis Drake of New London, Conn., Rodney and Charlene Drake of Masardis, Melvin and Janet Drake of Presque Isle; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Marie Foote of Dundee, Fla., Lillian and Vernal Curtis of Bangor, Betty and Albert Berglind of Ocala, Fla., Helen and Fred Tompkins of Wade; two brothers, David Drake of Worchester, Mass., and Vaughn Drake of Alton; five sisters, Edith Stevens of Lewiston, Susan Hanscomb of Springhill, Fla., Myra Whiteneck of Caribou, Annie Brown of Levant, and Virginia Wray of Lewiston; 30 grandchildren, 47 great-grandchildren two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife of 72 years, Irene (Madore) Drake in 1992; and by a son-in-law, Oden Foote.

      Funeral services were held June 18, in the chapel of the Mockler Funeral Home, Caribou, with the Rev. Orris J. Orr officiating. Pallbearers were Donald Tompkins, Ronald Curtis, Parker Drake, Galen Forsman, Howard Drake, Andrew Turner, Robert Finn and Michael Berglind. Military honors were conducted by officers and members of Lister Knowlton VFW Post 9389 of Caribou.

      Interment was at Riverside Extension Cemetery, Washburn. Friends who wish to contribute in memory of Mr. Drake may do so through the Visiting Nurses of Aroostook.)
    Evard A. Drake obituary
    Evard A. Drake obituary
    Buried 18 Jun 1994  Washburn, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Riverside Extension Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • WWI veteran
    Person ID I140  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2011 

    Father DRAKE Allen Evard,   b. 21 Jun 1867, Lyndon=>Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1953, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother AYOTTE Lillian Evangelique,   b. Apr 1878, , , Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Apr 1894  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F12726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MADORE Mary I.,   b. 6 Jul 1905, Van Buren, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1992, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1920  Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    Children 
     1. DRAKE Marie Margaret,   b. 8 Jun 1921, , , Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 2007  (Age 86 years)
     2. Living
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     7. DRAKE Rodney,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. DRAKE Melvin,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. DRAKE Helen,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of World War I
    Veteran & Patriot of World War I

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Person-Noyes, Ruth (Morgan).

    2. [S82] Death-obit, Aroostook Republican 19 June 1994.

    3. [S1775] Census-1900-ME-Aroostook-Caribou, Roll T623_588; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 9.

    4. [S1776] Census-1910-ME-Aroostook-Caribou, Roll T624_537; Page: 27A; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 364.

    5. [S1852] Census-1920-ME-Aroostook-Caribou, Roll T625_638; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 661.

    6. [S2174] Census-1930-ME-Aroostook-Washburn, Roll 829; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 81; Image: 1219.0.

    7. [S2048] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Certificate Number: not available.

    8. [S82] Death-obit, Aroostook Republican 15 Nov 1992.

    9. [S2048] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-Maine Marriages, 1892-1996.