Revised 15/09/2015

NORTH YORKSHIRE BODDY FAMILY PAGE
BODDY NAMES INDEX

William Laurence BODDY                 Martha Dolores KENNEDY
Born May 5 1890                        Born 
  at Lawrence MA                         at Lawrence MA
Parents Edward/Mary E                  Parents Patrick H/Mary J (nee CUMMINGS)

Married January 24 1913 Lawrence MA
 

 

William Laurence &
Martha Dolores

at the original
Salisbury MA's
beach cottage
(family photo 1936)

Died September 27 1961 (age 71)        Died  
  at Lawrence                            at Lawrence
    
Bu'd 1961                              Buried
  at Lawrence                            at
 
Children:
Raymond James
Leonard Donald   (see below)
Charles Dunstan
Edward Laurence
William Laurence Jr

 

 

 

 

 

                     Martha
Raymond, Leonard, Charles, Edward and William Jr
(
Family photo c.1927)
 

Leonard Donald Boddy served in the U.S. 9th Armored Division (nicknamed the "Phantom Division"), in World War 2, when he was used to moving Sherman tanks around, so it was natural that he should afterwards get into heavy haulage.

 

 

a 1955 Mack Tractor -- his "pride and joy"