Harold Philip Peters

1914 Concord, New Hampshire 1969 Hollywood, Florida



Continuation of tree (2nd child of Fidelis Peters/Harriett May Hough); all known surname descendants:

                9           Harold Philip Peters  b: 11 September 1914  Concord, Merrimack, NH; d: 10 November 1969  Hollywood, Broward, FL

                                     +Idabelle Miriam Prescott  b: 8 July 1921  Boston, Suffolk, MA; m: 1939  Randolph, Norfolk, MA [John Earl/Jennie ---]; d: 15 January 1991  Miami, Dade, FL

                               10       Judith Miriam Peters  b: 26 October 1941  Brockton, Plymouth, MA; d: 8 September 2004  Ft. Lauderdale, Broward, FL

                                             +Jerry Roger Stapleton  b: 17 April 1941; m: July 1964  Broward, FL  (divorced 18 December 1972  Broward, FL); d: 1 July 2009  Hollywood, Broward, FL

                               10       Robert P. Peters  b: Abt. 1943  Massachusetts; d: Aft. September 2004

                                              +Karen ---

                               10       Nancy J. Peters  b: Abt. 1945  Massachusetts; d: Aft. September 2004

                                              +--- Goldfein

                                            *2nd Husband of Nancy Peters:

                                              +Sheldon Baer

                               10       Suzanne C. Peters  b: Abt. 1947  Massachusetts; d: Aft. September 2004

                                              +--- Dietz

                               10       David A. Peters  b: April 1950; d: Aft. September 2004

                                              +Diane ---



Notes for Harold Philip Peters:


- 1940 Randolph, Norfolk, Massachusetts:  Philip Peters 65 [$2100 house value] mill hand/railroad shop, wife Harriet M. 50, Harold 25 welder/machine factory, wife Idabell 18; son-in-law Alfred McCarthy 22 fruit peddler/wholesale fruit concern, wife Mary 19, grandsons Joseph Conlon 3 & Stanley Conlon 2; lodger Joseph Fortin 50 (Can) (mar.) machinist/machine factory.  [281 Center Street]

- 1950 Hollywood, Broward, Florida:  Harold P. Peters 35 sells cameras/photography, wife Idabelle M. 28, Judith M. 8, Robert P. 6, Nancy J. 4, Suzanne C. 2, David A. (April).

WWII Records:  Harold Philip Peters, res. 50 N. Main St., Randolph, MA; b. 11 Sep 1914 Concord, NH; contact mother-in-law Mrs. Jennie I. Prescott (same address); 5' 9 1/4", 152 lbs., blue eyes & brown hair, light complexion; 16 Oct 1940 Randolph, MA.


Obituary:  The Miami Herald (Miami, FL), Tuesday, 11 November 1969:  Peters, Harold P., 55, of 2123 Rodman St., Hollywood.  Died Monday.  Services 10 a.m. Wednesday.  Wadlington Funeral Home.


Tombstone Inscription, Fred Hunter's Hollywood Memorial Gardens East, Hollywood, FL:  Harold P. / 1914 - 1969 / Idabelle M. / 1921 - 1991 / PETERS


Notes for Idabelle Miriam Prescott:

Obituary:  The Miami Herald (Miami, FL), Thursday, 24 January 1991:  Peters, Idabelle M., passed away January 15, 1991.  Precious mother of 5 children, Judy Stapleton, Robert Peters, Nancy Goldfein, David Peters and Suzanne Dietz; adored Nana of 8 grandchildren, Todd Sorren, Julie Dietz, Rebecca Magro, Tim True, Michelle Peters, Danielle Peters, Johnny Peters and Rachael Peters.  We love you forever.  Services were held.


Obituaries for the children:

Judith Miriam Peters:  South Florida Sun Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, FL), Friday, 10 September 2004:  Stapleton, Judith Peters, went to heaven on September 8, 2004, after a courageous battle with cancer.  Born October 24, 1941, the daughter of Harold and Idabelle Peters.  Retired from Southern Bell after 38 years, leaving time for her favorite pastime...reading books, magazines, and visiting friends at the Plantation Diner.  She was known as a good hearted person by all her friends.  She worked at Helen B. Hoffman Library where she could read all the books she wanted.  She will be greatly missed by all her family.  She is survived by her sisters, Suzanne Dietz and Nancy (Sheldon) Baer; brothers, Robert (Karen) and David (Diane) Peters; loving nieces and nephews with their spouses and children.  Memorial service 3:30 PM Saturday, September 11, 2004 at Fred Hunter's Hollywood Memorial Gardens Home, where friends may call Saturday 2:00 PM to service time.


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Last updated:  22 June 2022.