Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

ABSTRACTS OF VITAL STATISTICS
Christian Advocate New York Edition
January 1879 - December 1880
       
August 1879
Christian Advocate New York Edition - August 1879
 

August 7, 1879

AVERY, Florabello P., m. Mrs. Armenia E. ROSS, Tuckhannock, Wyoming Co., Pa., Jul. 26, 1879, by S.F. BROWN, father of bride George EVANS.

BAINE, Alexander, d. Jul. 1879, Troy, N.Y., b. Edinburgh, Scot., age 81 yr., Scottish newspaper writer.

BELT, Lucy Nelson, d. Jul. 7, 1879, Bellona, N.Y., b. Vt., m. John BELT, 1837, mother of Mrs. Mary MEAD.

BOOTH, R.R., d. Jul. 30, 1879, Hempstead, Tex., killed in shootout. ex-co.attorney.

BRADY, Alexander, d. Jul. 26, 1879, Brooklyn, b. Nov. 1794, N.Y.C., printer, member of Topographical Soc., vet. of War of 1812.

BRUSH, David, d. May 14, 1879, Woodbury, L.I., b. West Hills, N.Y., age 74 yr., organizer of 2nd St. church.

CHASE, D.B., d. Jul. 5, 1879, Waterport, N.Y., at home of Mr. DUDLEY, age 79 yr.

COLLINS, J.C., Jul. 30, 1879, Cincinnati, legislator of Ohio, Judge of Common Pleas Court.

DICKSON, James A., Parishville, St. Lawrence Co., N.Y., m. Mrs. Abbey LYNDE, Jul. 24, 1879, by Rev. Thomas K. DICKSON

DODSON, Daniel, d. Jul. 1879, Petersburg, Va., ate poisonous ice cream.

DUBOIS, John V.D., d. Jul. 30, 1879, Hudson, N.Y., age 46 yr.

GRAHAM, John, d. Aug. 1, 1879, Cape May, Mass., unc. of Bessie GRAHAM, Eng. Meth. minister, drowned, congestion of heart.

GROW, Maltby C., d. May 31, 1879, Carlton, Pa., age 48 yr.

HOLLAND, Susanna B., d. Mar. 10, 1879, Cochranville, Chester Co., Pa., age 42 yr., mother of John L. HOLLAND.

JOBSON, Frederick J., d. Jul. 1879, London, Eng., Brit. Meth. minister, bk. steward of Brit. conf.

JOHNSON, Robert W., d. Jul. 27, 1879, Ark., former congress member.

LOMAS, Lizzie S., d. Jul. 12, 1879, Whitestone, L.I., age 18 yr., dau. of Robert H. LOMAS.

McLEOD, Donald, d. Jul. 1879, Cleveland, b. Jan. 1779, Aberdeen, Scot., age 100 yr.

MINIER, Sylvester, d. Apr. 11, 1879, 5 Corners, Cayuga Co., N.Y.

MONROE, Phebe Roosa, d. Mar 26, 1879, Stone Ridge, N.Y., age 28 yr., m. Dorr MONROE.

MOYER, Mary, d. May 19, 1879, age 76y,13d.

NEWELL, Joseph L., d. Jul. 21, 1879, Walworth, N.Y., age 59 yr.

PARKER, William J., m. Anna M. CUMMING, Jul. 20, in Jersey Hgts, N.J., by Rev. L.R. DUNN, father of bride James CUMMING.

PARKS, E.L., Evanston, Ill., m. Isabella WEBB, Kelley's Island, Ohio, Jul. 30, 1879, by Rev. W.X. NINDE, assisted by Rev. E.C.ARNOLD.

PERRY, William H., New Bedford, Mass., m. Mrs. Joanna P.R. HANLY, Jul. 5, 1879 at home of William McCHERRY, by Rev. S.M. DAVIS, bride's 1st hus. Joseph J. HANLY.

PHELPS, William, d. Jul. 24, 1879, Detroit, age 40 yr., prominent layman.

PROFFATT, John, d. Jul. 1879, San Francisco, age 35 yr., lawyer, author, teacher.

ROBISON, Margaret, d. Jun. 1, 1879, Sandbergh, N.Y., b. Ireland, age 68 yr., m. Jonas ROBISON, dropsy.

SHAFER, Mary McCabe, d. Jul. 9, 1879, Hamden, Dela. Co., N.Y. b. Nov. 4, 1804, Brockville, Can. age 74 yr., m. Adam A. SHAFER, 1826, mother of Matthew SHAFER, broken hip.

SHECKELLS, John, d. May 21, 1879, Baltimore, age 74 yr.

TANNER, Ann, d. Jun. 23, 1879, Chatham, N.Y., age 71 yr.

TILLER, Mr. d. Aug. 1, 1879, Shelbyville, Tenn., yellow fev.

TRIMBLE, Henry W., d. Aug. 1, 1879, Montclair, N.J., 62 yr., consul at Milan.

WARREN, Washington, d. Jul. 1879, Chicago, fell in elevator shaft.

WIRT, Elizabeth H., d Jul. 1879, Chicago, WCTU member.

WRIGHT, Sarah A., d. Jul. 3, 1879, Rome N.Y., age 67 yr., m. D.S. LAWTON, d. Jun. 1, 1859, m. B.S. WRIGHT, mother of E. J. LAWTON, Mrs. H.S. NINDE, Mrs. H.S. ESSELSTYNE.

 

August 14, 1879

ALLEN, Fred Martin, Mansfield, Pa., m. Clara HOLLOWAY, Mansfield, Pa., Aug. 6, 1879, by Rev. J.B. WENTWORTH, father of bride, assisted by Rev. James BILLS.

BOUTON, W.S., d. Aug. 6, 1879, Newburgh, Pa., malarial fever.

BUZBY, Beulah L., d. Jun. 10, 1879, b. Feb. 27, 1860, Mauricetown, N.J., dau. of William & Sarah A. BUZBY.

CONNABLE, Harold, d. Jul. 6, 1879, Petroskey, Mich., age 10m. 13d., son of Ralph & Mary I. CONNABLE.

COX, Nellie, d. Jul. 26, 1879, Chester, Pa., age 6 yr., dau. of Crosby M. COX, hydrophobia.

CRANE, J.L., d. Jul. 30, 1879, Ill. conf., age 55 yr., paralysis, chaplain in Civil War.

CROTSLEY, John, d. Jul. 24, 1879, Hare's Valley, Pa., age 57 yr., consumption.

DINA, Giacomo, d. Jul. 16, 1879, Rome, Italy, age 55 yr., ed. of "Opinione", leading jl. of Italy, mem. of Italian parl.

FOSS, Samuel S., d. Aug. 5, 1879, Woonsocket, R.I., ed. & prop. of "Woonsocket Patriot".

JONES, Ezra, d. Aug. 31, 1879, Rochester, N.Y., age 71 yr., chm. of Exchange bd. of Rochester, prominent layman, heart disease.

KING, Frederick P., d. Aug. 9 1879, Brooklyn, age 16 yr., son of Cornelius M. KING, yellow fever.

KITCHEN, George Edward, d. Aug. 1, 1879, New York City, age 8 y,6m., son of Andrew & Kate KITCHEN.

McLEOD, Hugh, d. Aug. 1, 1879, Halifax, N.S., member of parliment from Cape Breton.

MARTIN, Conrad, d. Aug. 1879, Paderborn, Ger., Catholic leader in Germany.

MILLER, Gillespie, d. Aug. 7, 1879, Inwood-on-the-Hudson, N. Y., age 57 yr., teacher.

NASH, Mary E. McCarty, d. Jul. 7, 1879, Mount Ayr, Iowa, b. New York state, age 48 y.6m., m. Aaron NASH, Mar. 1853.

PARKER, Gracie E., d. Jun. 14, 1879, 3 yr., dau. of B.K. & L. C. PARKER, whooping cough.

PARKER, Thomas M., d. May 21, 1879, Parkerville, N.J., b. May 27, 1840, Parkerville, N.J., age 38 yr., consumption

PEARSALL, Mr. d. Jul.30, 1879, Ocean Grove, N.J., age 21 yr. drowned.

PERRINE, D.A., Detroit conf., m. Achsah R. PERRINE, Freehold, N.Y., Jun. 1, 1879, by Rev. H.G. MASON.

PIERSALL, Mr, d. Jul, 30, 1879, Ocean Grove, N.J., lived at Westfield, N.J., drowned.

PIERSON, Timothy, d. Oct. 27, 1878, Johnstown, N.Y., age 71 yr.

PRETTYMAN, Lavinia S., d. May 7, 1879, Farmington, Conn., age 71 yr., mother of Mrs. MILLER.

QUIGG, S.D., m. Ella M. EDWARDS, Delanco, N.J., Aug 6, 1879, by Rev. N.EDWARDS, father of bride.

RALPH, John, New York City, m. Ada J. WESTLAKE, New York City Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. F.C. HILL, father of bride Owen E. WESTLAKE.

SEAVER, H.N., d. Jul. 30, 1879, Highland, Kans.

SINES, Percillia, d. Jul. 7, 1879, Moresville, Dela. Co., N. Y., age 92 yr., m. Philip SINES., sis. of Joseph BANGS, Nathan BANGS, Heman BANGS, John BANGS.

SLAUGHTER, Dr. d. Jul.26, 1879, Omaha, inflammation of bowels SMITH, Luther M., d. Jul. 1879, Greensboro, Ala., chancellor of Southern Univ.. educator.

YOUNG, G.B., d. Aug. 5, 1879, Charlottesville, Va., ed. & newsman of "New Orleans Price Current".

 

August 21, 1879

BARKER, William J., d. Aug.10, 1879, New York City, esteemed layman

BLODGETT, Fannie B., d. Jul. 24, 1879, Windsor, Conn., b. Jan 20, 1799, Windsor, Conn., m. Roswell BLODGETT, Jul. 3, 1843, d. 1867.

CALDER, Alexander, d. May 26, 1879, Equinunk, Pa., b. Feb. 28 1797, Albany, N.Y., age 81 yr., m. Affa WALDRON, Sep. 21, 1819, son of Joseph CALDER & Marian Dunn CALDER.

COLLINS, G.D., d. Aug. 3, 1879, South River, N.J.

CROWL, Samuel Hiran, d. Jun. 27, 1879, Cleveland, Ohio, b. Mar. 20, 1820, Salem, Washington Co., N.Y., m. Harriett CRABB.

DODSWORTH, Mrs. William, d. Aug. 10, 1879, Buffalo, N.Y.

EVERS, Fannie, d. Aug. 2, 1879, Carwensville, Pa., age 23 yr.

GEORGE, Emma L.C., d. Aug. 2, 1879, Elmira, N.Y.,, age 30 yr. m. A.P. GEORGE, dau. of B.F. CRARY, paralysis.

HIGGINS, Miss S.B., d. Jul. 3, 1879, Yokohama, Japan., miss.

INGRAHAM, Maria, Jun. 30, 1879, Lithgow, Dutchess Co., N.Y., age 71 yr., m. Nelson INGRAHAM.

LEONARD, Joel, d. Jun. 30, 1879, Chittendon, Vt., age 83 yr., m. Jun. 2, 1822, father of William LEONARD.

MORGAN, Edwin D., d. Aug. 15, 1879, Suffield, Conn., son of Edwin D. MORGAN.

MOYER, Mary, d. May 19, 1879, age 76y,13d.

NEWELL, Joseph L., d. Jul. 21, 1879, Walworth, N.Y., age 59 yr.

ODENHEIMER, William Henry, d. Aug. 14, 1879, Buurlington, N. Y., b. Aug. 11, 1817, Philadelphia, son of John ODENHEIMER, Epis. minister, Bright's disease.

PARKER, William J., m. Anna M. CUMMING, Jul. 20, 1879 in Jersey Hgts, N.J., by Rev. L.R. DUNN, father of bride James CUMMING.

PARKS, E.L., Evanston, Ill., m. Isabella WEBB, Kelley's Isle, Ohio, Jul. 30, 1879, by Rev. W.X. NINDE, assisted by Rev. E.C. ARNOLD, father of bride W.S. WEBB.

PERRY, William H., New Bedford, Mass., m. Mrs. Joanna P.R. HANLY, Jul. 5, 1879, at home of William McCHERRY, by Rev. S.M. DAVIS, bride's 1st husband Joseph J. HANLY.

PETERS, Samuel, d. Aug. 6, 1879, Buffalo, N.Y., age 69 yr.

PHELPS, William, d. Jul. 24, 1879, Detroit, Mich., age 40 yr. prominent layman.

PROFFATT, John, d. Jul. 1879, San Francisco, age 35 yr., lawyer, author, teacher.

ROBINSON, John F., d. Aug. 1, 1879, Arrowsmith, McLean Co., Ill., age 38 ;yr., pulmonary consumption.

ROBISON, Margaret, d. Jun. 1, 1879, Sanburgh, N.Y., b. Ireland, age 68 yr., m. Jonas ROBISON, dropsy.

ROUND, George Hopkins, d. Aug. 3, 1879, Lenoir, N.C., b. 1807, Richfield, N.Y., age 72 yr., teacher.

SARGENT, Thomas Barton, d. Aug. 14, 1879, Baltimore, b. 1805, Baltimore, age 75 yr., m. dau. of James CARROLL, 1832, M. E. South minister, apoplexy.

SARTORIS, Nellie, d. Auag. 15, 1879, Eng., m. Algernon C.T. SARTORIS, May 21, 1874, dau. of ex-Pres. GRANT, father of hus. Edward SARTORIS.

SHAFER, Mary McCabe, d. Jul. 9, 1879, Hamden, Dela. Co., N.Y. b. Nov. 4, 1804, Brockville, Canada, age 74 yr., m. Adam A. SHAFER, 1826, mother of Matthew SHAFER.

SHECKELLS, John, d. May 21, 1879, Baltimore, age 74 yr.

SORIN, Matthew, d. Aug. 1879, Colo., b. 1801.

STRONG, William C. Hebron, Conn., m. Sarah A. FISH, Wilbraham, Conn, Aug. 13, 1879, by Rev. F. FISH, father of bride

TANNER, Ann, d. Jun. 23, 1879, Chatham, N.Y., age 71 yr.

TILLER, Mr., d. Aug. 1, 1879, Shelbyville, Tenn., typhoid fever.

TRIMBLE, Henry W., d. Aug. 2, 1879, Montclair, N.J., age 62 yr., consulat at Milan.

WARREN, Washington, d. Jul. 1879, Chicago., fell in elevator shaft.

WILDER, Carrie Elizabeth Dunn, d. Jul. 15, 1879, b. Feb. 7, 1854, Parma Center, Ohio, dau. of W.J. DUNN.

WRIGHT, Sarah A., d. Jul. 3, 1879, Rome, N.Y., age 67 yr., m. D.S. LAWTON, d.Jun. 1,1859, m. B.S. WRIGHT, moth. of E.J. LAWTON, Mrs. H.S. NINDE, Mrs. H.S. ESSELSTYNE.

 

August 28, 1879

ALLENDOPH, Emmagene, Schodack, N.Y., m. Wesley HOAG, Nassau N.Y., Aug. 13, 1879, by Rev. William W. WHITNEY.

ALSTON, Nathaniel, d. Aug. 7, 1878, Fareham, Eng., age 66 yr. Eng. Wesleyan minister.

BADCOCK, Robert G., d. Nov. 11, 1878, St. Petherham, Eng., age a58, yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

BELFIELD, James F., d. Jul. 1879, Rugeley, Eng., age 35 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

BEW, Elijah, d. Mar. 29, 1879, South Africa, age 31 yr., Eng. Wesleyan miss.

BOOTH, William Oliver, d. Mar. 19, 1879, Clapton, Eng., age 77 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

BROWN, Samuel, d. Feb. 19, 1879, Newcastle, Lyme, Eng., age 68 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

BUTTON, John Wesley, d. May 26, 1879, Wimborne, Eng., age 80 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

CASTLE, Henry, d. Aug. 4,1878, Redlands, Bristol, Eng., age 63 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

CROOKES, William, d. May 9, 1879, Whittingham, Eng., age 75 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

DELEPIERRE, Joseph Octave, d. Aug. 21, 1879, Belguim, b. Bruges, Belguim, age 76f yr., auth., historian.

DOWNEY, Cairn-Cross, N.Y.C., m. Martha ST. JOHN. St. Catherine, Ont., Aug. 13, 1879, by Rev. George BONCE, father of bride S.L. ST. JOHN.

DYSON, Robert, d. Jul. 1879, Dursley, Eng., age 58 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

FINCH, Tacy, d. Jul. 18, 1879, Waterloo, N.Y., age 17y.9m., niece of P.Q. LINCOLN.

FISH, Henry, d. Jan. 16, 1879, Kettering, Eng., age 76 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

GEORGE, Emma L., d. Aug. 2, 1879, Elmira, N.Y., b. Sep. 6, 1849, Bloomington, Ind., m. Augustus P. GEORGE, Oct. 20, 1879, son of A.C. GEORGE, dau. of Mr. & Mrs. B.F. CRARY.

HAMMOND, Thomas, d. May 6, 1879, West Bromwich, Eng., age 27 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

HARDEY, Samuel, d. Sep. 27, 1878, Capetown, Africa, age 72 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

HARVIE, William, d. May 19, 1879, Kilhampton, Eng., age 84 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

HEMSWORTH, J. Amb., d. Sep. 9, 1878, Pontyridd, Eng., age 38 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

HILL, Rowland, d. Aug. 22, 1879, Eng., age 55 yr., Eng. inventor.

HOOLEY, Samuel, d. Jan. 26, 1879, Guilford, Eng., age 67 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

HORTON, Edward, d. Aug. 19, 1878, Burton-on-Trent, Eng. age 63, Eng. Wesleyan minister.

HOUSEWORTH, Lydia, d. Aug. 2, 1879, Chatsworth, Ill., b. Nov. 26, 1808, Frederick Co., Md., m. Valentine HOUSEWORTH, Apr. 28, 1832.

JACKSON, Joseph, d. Oct. 2, 1878, Maritzburg, age 78 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

JEFFERY, John, d. Sep. 27, 1878, Jamaica, age 33 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

JONES, Robert, d. Aug. 25, 1878, Beauman's Eng., age 60 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

JONES, Thomas, d. Feb. 23, 1879, Lytham, Eng., age 69 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

JONES, William D., d. Jul. 1879, South Africa, age 25 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister

KENDALL, Franklin, d. Jun. 29, 1879, Covington, Wyoming Co.,N.Y., b. Nov. 10, 1806, Eastern N.Y., age 72 yr., m. twice.

KESSEN, Andrew, d. Jul. 26, 1879, Jersey, Eng., age 62 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

LAMB, Henry, d. Jul. 1879, Gambia, Africa, age 25 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister

LANDRETH, Olin H., m. Kittie TAYLOR, Canisteo, N.Y., Aug. 20, 1879, by Rev. J. LANDRETH, father of groom, father of bride William B. TAYLOR

LEFEVRE, John George Shaw, d. Aug. 21, 1879, Margate, Eng., vice chancellor Univ. of London.

LeFRAUX, Charles, d. Jun. 27, 1879, Dover, Eng., age 29 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

LITTLE, James, d. Oct. 26, 1878, Norwood, Eng., age 74 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

MANLUFF, John G., d. Jan. 13, 1879, Dela., b. 1814, Milford, Dela.

MATTHEWS, J.M.D., d. Aug. 5, 1879, Hillsboro, O., age 68 yr.

MAXWELL, Robert, d. Feb. 20, 1879, Bedford, Eng., age 69 yr. Eng. Wesleyan minister.

MONROE, Lewis Baxter, d. Aug. 1879, Boston, prof. Boston U.

MOSELY, William O., Jr., d. Aug. 1879, Zermatt, Switz., killed in mt. climbing accident, phys. in Boston.

PHELPS, Orange, d. Jun. 23, 1879, South Hero, Vt., b. Mar. 27, 1860, South Hero, Vt.

POWIS, Hewnry, d. Jan. 4, 1879, Northwich, Eng., age 90 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

RACE, Hannah McLANE, d. Mar. 19, 1879, Waupun, Wisc., b. Nov. 17, 1801, Columbia Co., N.Y., m. David RACE, Dec. 31, 1821, mother of Mrs. Charles COOK.

RANDERSON, John, d. Dec. 29, 1878, Watford, Eng., age 72 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

ROGERS, Mr., d. Aug. 1879, Dublin, Ire., age 65 yr., prof. of music.

ROGERS, Henry T., d. Aug. 1879, Balt., age 69 yr., received 1st telegraph message.

RUSSELL, George, d. Apr. 25, 1879, Swadincote, Eng., age 65 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

SARTORIS, Adelaid Kemble, d. Aug. 1879, Eng., m. F.W. SARTORIS, not former pres. GRANT's dau.

SAUL, John, d. Oct. 11, 1878, Tylderley, Eng., age 83 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

SCHNEIDER, W.F., d. Aug. 22, 1879, Cleveland, Oh., age 45 yr. managing agent Evan. pub. assn.

SHAW, Maria, d. Jul. 9, 1879, Huntersland, N.Y.

SMEETH, James, d. Dec. 27, 1878, Manchester, Eng., age 66 yr. Eng. Wesleyan minister

SMITH, George, d. Oct. 12, 1878, Redditch, Eng. age 33 yr., Eng. Wesleyan ;minister.

SMITH, Jerome Van Crowinshield, d. Aug. 21, 1879, Richmond Mass., b. Conway, N.H., age 83 yr., physician, author.

SORIN, Matthew, d. Aug. 11, 1879, Pueblo, Colo., father of Mrs. B.F. CRARY, paralysis.

SPURLOCK, Browell, d. Aug. 4, 1879, W.Va., b. 1790, one of oldest Meth. ministers in the world.

STAKE, Henry J., d. Aug. 13, 1878, Darlington, Eng., agea 53 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

SUTCLIFFE, Charles Louis, d. Mar. 25, 1879, Sidmouth, Eng., age 33 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

TABRAHAM, Richard, d. Dec. 22, 1878, Hackney, Eng., age 86 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

TILLAR, B.F., d. Aug. 1879, Shelbyville, confusion in death report.

TRANTER, William, d. Feb. 9, 1879, West Harnham, Eng., age 102, Eng. Wesleyan minister.

TYACK, William D., d. May 6, 1879, Waterloo, Eng., age 56 yr. Eng. Wesleyan minister.

WALKER, Edward, d. Jan. 28, 1879, Manchester, Eng., age 79 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

WILCOX, Judson, d. Jun. 6, 1879, Simsbury, Conn.., b. 1808, Barkhanstead, Conn., m. Ruth TULLER, 2d m. Nancy CHAPMAN, 1860, son of Esther WILCOX, neph. of Timothy MERRITT.