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Florence L. Hancock


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Florence L. Hancock
  • Born: 1855
  • Marriage (1): Frank Mortimer Whiting on 21 Jun 1881 in Attleboro MA
  • Died: 1950

  General notes:

Silversmith (by courtesy)

  Events in her life were:

  • She was a partner in 1891-1892 with Rebecca, Josephine, and Florence Whiting in North Attleboro MA as F. M. WHITING. At the death of Frank Mortimer Whting, his business was continued by his widow, mother, and two sisters. In 1895, the company was converted to a stock company under the name F. M. WHITING & Co. In 1896, the firm's name was changed to FRANK. M. WHITING & Co. after a lawsuit brought by WHITING MANUFACTURING. The firm was also required to drop its griffin mark. In 1924, it was sold to Ellmore Silver Co. 12

Florence married Frank Mortimer Whiting, son of William Dean Whiting and Rebecca Damon Butterfield, on 21 Jun 1881 in Attleboro MA. (Frank Mortimer Whiting was born on 21 Apr 1849 in Attleboro MA and died on 28 May 1892 in Attleboro MA.)

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