Evelyn Frances PELKEY was born on 15 Jan 1913 in Peterborough, NH. She was raised in Peterborough, NH, and graduated from Peterborough High School in 1930.
A resident of Keene for over fifty years, she operated Evelyn's Beauty Shop in her home at 21 Woodbury Street. She is a past member and officer of the Keene Hairdressers and Cosmetologists Association and the Emblem Club. She is also a former member of Catholic Daughters of America, the Old Homestead Garden Club, the New Floridian Club of Port Charlotte, FL, and the Walpole, NH Historical Society.
She moved to Westmoreland in 1982 following her marriage to Clayton Woodward. For the last several years, she and her husband have wintered in Port Charlotte. . On November 16, 1999, Evelyn died in Cheshire Medical Center in Keene, after a period of failing health. Her son, Francis W. Sweeney, who died in October of 1999, predeceased her.
She was married to Roger SWEENEY on 27 Jan 1931. Roger SWEENEY was born on 11 Apr 1910. He died on 15 Jan 1977 in Keene, NH. He was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Keene, NH. Children of Evelyn Frances PELKEY and Roger SWEENEY were:
-Francis Waldo SWEENEY, and
-Marilyn Elizabeth SWEENEY.
She was married to Clayton B. WOODWARD on 20 Sep 1982 in Marlboro, NH. Clayton B. WOODWARD was born on 10 Feb 1920 in Newport, VT.