Michelle Ann Kratts

A Portrait of Margaret Vrooman

In Photos from Old Time Lewiston, Uncategorized on November 9, 2018 at 6:53 pm

Margaret “Peggy” Vrooman was born on December 9, 1904, in Ransomville, to Henry and Catherine Vrooman. They moved to Lewiston when she was still young.  She was married to Ralph Deering and worked as chief operator of the New York Telephone Company’s offices in Lewiston and as switchboard operator for Beir Brothers Department Store. She died on June 14, 1954.

Recently a photo of Peggy surfaced in a book donation at the Lewiston Public Library. It turns out that Peggy was an aunt of one of our patrons.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: