Reprints of the following Felton Family Geneaologies are available from Higginson Book Company at Higginsonbooks.com
History of the Descendants of Lieutenant Nathaniel Felton by Cyrus Felton, 1886
Some Descendants of Nathaniel and Mary Felton by Cyrus Felton, 1877
Felton Family History by Nancy Felton Koster, 1935
The Nathaniel Felton Family Descendants by William Reid Felton, 1963
A Biography of Verna Felton is now available from the publisher, Bear Manor Media (http://bearmanormedia.bizland.com/), but soon will be available for order from Amazon (www.amazon.com). Barnes and Noble will special order for interested customers.
The book chronicles Verna Felton's rise from a child stage actress to her final quarter century when she was known as one of the busiest and most loved character actresses in Hollywood. The book contains 750 pages, 236 photos, and detailed appendices, including complete filmography, television, stage, and radio credits for her 65-year career.
Her voice delighted children in animated Disney classics, including Mrs. Jumbo in Dumbo, the Fairy Godmother in Cinderella, The Queen of Hearts
in Alice in Wonderland, and Flora in Sleeping Beauty, among others.
Miss Felton was born in Salinas, California. Her father, Horace Wilcox Felton, was a descendant of the Revolutionary Patriot, Robert Felton, and Nathaniel Felton Jr. and Sr.
The Felton Family Association holds their annual reunion, each July, at the Nathaniel Felton, Sr. and Jr. houses, at the Felton Smith Historic Site, at Brooksby Farm, in Peabody, Massachusetts. The event is open to members and non-members of the Association. The dates for the reunion, a general itinerary, and area hotel information are available through Mary Kay Felton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come Celebrate our 25th Reunion!
Friday July 26th & Saturday July 27th, 2013
A General Itinerary for the Reunion Weekend:
Friday July 26, 2013
10 a.m. Welcome, Historian's Introduction, Coffee and Donuts at the Smith Barn
11 a.m. Tour the Felton Houses and Cemetery
1 p.m. Lunch--provided by the Association
2 p.m. Annual Business meeting, and presentation by genealogist, Richard Herbert Tivey
3 p.m. Choice of Events: Visit the Peabody Historical Society and Museum, Tour neighboring Salem and learn about the Felton's role in the Salem Witch Trials, Visit Brooksby Farm and the Farm Store
5 p.m. Dinner at the Century House Restaurant
Saturday July 27, 2013
10 a.m. Coffee and Donuts at the Smith Barn, get to know other Feltons, meet our genealogist, learn more about the DAR and hereditary societies
11 a.m. Tour the Felton Houses and Cemetery
1 p.m.Lunch--provided by the Association
2 p.m. Meet with DAR members, Priscilla Theberge and Mary Kay Felton and learn about membership in the DAR, SAR, and other hereditary societies, through your Felton Ancestors
3 p.m. Adjourn
For membership in the Association, complete the attached form and send it, along with your check, made payable to: Felton Family Association, Inc.
During the reunion weekend, please allow time to visit the
Peabody Historical Society and Museum, and consider becoming a member or making a financial contribution.
The Society's cooperation with the Felton Family Association is an integral part of the success of our annual reunion.
Without the Peabody's dedication to the preservation and maintenance of the Historic Felton-Smith Properties, the Felton buildings, history, and legacy, might be lost for future generations. The Felton Family extends their thanks for the Peabody Historical Society's tireless efforts in this endeavor.
Application for Membership in the Felton Family Association, Inc.
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Dues ____ Single $15.00 ($20.oo after July 26, 2013) _____ **Single Lifetime $125.00 ____ Family $20.00 ($25.00 after July 27, 2013 _____ **Family Lifetime $250.00
**life memberships will not be available for purchase after July 26, 2013, but those purchasing
life memberships before July 26, 2013 will be grandfathered in. Get yours now!
Names of Immediate Family (same household) Included in Family Membership
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Make Membership Check payable to Felton Family Association, Inc. and mail to:
Carole Heuther Secretary/Treasurer, 443 Turk Rd., Geneva, NY 14456