Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

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

December 4, 1879

BONNELL, John Harper, New York City, m. Margaret Crane BAKER, New York City, Nov. 25, 1879, by Rev. C.H. FOWLER, assisted by Rev. J.G. SWITZER.

BUDDINGTON, Dr., d. Nov. 30, 1879, New York City, Congre. minister, cancer.

BUMSTEAD, FAreeman J., d. Nov. 29, 1879, New York City, b. Boston, age 53 yr., pres. N.Y. Co. Med. Soc. academy of Medicind. Torry Botanical club, Dermatological & opthamalonological, Professer at College of Physicians & Surgery.

CAMPBELL, Robert, d. May 18, 1879, Irish Conf., b. 1810, age 69 yr.

CONGER, Hannah,m d. Sep. 14, 1879, Albany, N.Y., age 81 yr., m. William CONGER, moth. of Mrs. Dr. MORGAN.

GIBSON, Robert, d. Apr. 28, 1879, Irish Conf., b. 1817, age 64 yr.

HANCOCK, Mary A. d. Nov. 18, 1879, Hemlock Lake, N.Y., m. R. T. HANCOCK.

HILLMAN, d. Nov. 20, 1879, San Francisco, fath. of Joseph HILLMAN.

HUMMITSHINE, L.K., d. Mar. 3, 1879, Cumberland, Md.

KINSEY, John, d. Aug. 15, 1879, Montgomery Pa., age 75 yr.

MACLAY, William J., d. Nov. 13, 1879, Napa Co., Calif., b. Pa McCORMACK, Joseph, d. Jun. 4, 1879, Irish conf., age 85 yr., fath. of William G. McCORMACK, Joseph E. McCORMACK.

MUDGE, Benjamin F., d. Nov. 1879, Manhattan, Kans, age 62 yr. son of James Mudge, geologist, apoplexy.

PATTY, Mrs. R.W., d. Oct. 28, 1879, Sheridan, Ore.

REID, Annie E., d. Nov. 11, 1879, Drawbridge, Dorchester Co., Ind., age 23 yr., m. James M. REID, Dec. 19, 1877.

RUCKMAN, Jane, d. Nov. 10, 1879, Linton, Ind., b. Aug. 18, 1807, Somerset Co., N.Y., m. Elijah STEPHENSON, 1831.

RYAN, James, m. Alla Clifford TAYLOR, Brooklyn, Nov. 27, 1879 by Rev. J.M. BUCKLEY.]

SAUL, John, d. Oct. 11, 1878, Irish Conf., b. 1795, age 83 yr SCOTT, Mrs. Bishop, d. Nov. 25, 1879.

SENZ, Kamba, d. Sep. 7, 1879, Japan, consumption.

SMITH, Joanna, d. Nov. 4, 1879, Windsor, Broome Co., N.Y., b. Jul. 5, 1829, Jackson, Susquehanna Co., Pa., m. Edgar O. SMITH.

STEADMAN, Charles Wesley, m. Mary BURR, Nov. 13, 1879, Cambria, N.Y., by Rev. Woodruff POST.

THOMPSON, John, d. Feb. 13, 1879, Irish conf., b. 1797, age 82 yr.

THOMPSON, Sarah Ann Lee, d. Oct. 13, 1879, Rochester N.Y., age 47 yr., m. Isaac H. THOMPSON.

TILLOTSON, Eleanor Lilly, d. Aug. 17, 1879, Wooster, Ohio. TOMPKINS, Emma Orpha, d. Mar. 27, 1879, Cherokee Co., Ks., b. Nov. 22, 1868.

TOMPKINS, Ruth Belden, d. Nov. 1, 1879, Ks., b. Aug. 4, 1819, Worcester, Otsego Co., N.Y., m. Reuben TOPKINS.

TOTTEN, James, d. Nov. 13, 1879, Tottenville, S.I., age 83 yr., bro. of Eli. TOTTEN, Mrs. John S. BEAGLE

WARREN, E., d. Nov. 12, 1879, Cambria, N.Y., age 90 yr., fath. of Henry WARREN.

WEST, Samuel, d. Nov. 1879, Olive Branch, Ohio, age 100 yr.

WILSON, Robert, d. Jul. 12, 1878, Irish conf., b. 1802, age 75 yr.

YOUNG, Edward Keating, d. Nov. 1879, London, age 64 yr., Eng. publisher & editor.

 

December 11, 1879

ATKINSON, John, d. Nov. 1879, Rydal, Eng., age 66 yrs.

BRIGGS, A.T., m. Kate HUNTER, Nov. 27, 1879, by Rev. William P. CORBIT, assisted by Rev. John PARKER.

CARPENTER, L.B., d. Nov. 20, 1879, Balt., paralysis of heart CLARK, David, d. Nov. 12, 1879, Mill Hall, Clinton Co., Pa., b. 1808, Eastend, Nittany Valley, Clinton Co., Pa., age 70 yr.

CLARK, George H., m. Mary M.H. BROWN, N.Y.C., Nov.19, 1879, by Rev. John p. NEWMAN, assisted by Rev. DeLos LULL.

CONGER, Emma A. Turnbull, d. Oct. 1, 1879, b. Willsborough, N.Y., m. Henry CONGER.

DAVIS, Jefferson C. Davis, d. Nov. 30, 1879, Chi., gen. U.S. army.

DAWSON, Daniel, d. Nov. 27, 1879, Newbridge, L.I., b. N.Y.C. age 44 yr., teacher.

DOTY, Parmelia, d. Nov. 7, 1879, Glen Falls, N.Y.

DURFEE, Calvin, d. Nov. 24, 1879, Williamstown, Mass., age 85 yr., historian at Williams College, paralysis of lungs.

GORHAM, Marietta, d. Oct. 10, 1879, Geneseo, N.Y., b. May 9, 1840, York, N.Y.

HOTCHKISS, Horace, d. Oct. 15, 1879, Troy, Geauga Co., Ohio, b.Sep. 30, 1809, Prospect, New Haven Co., Conn.

HUMPHREY, Lucretia, d. Nov. 15, 1879, Troy, N.Y., age 72 yr. paralysis of brain.

JOHNSTON, John, d. Dec. 1, 1879, Clifton, S.I., b. Aug. 22, 1806, Bristol, Me., age 73 yr, fath. of M.M. JOHNSTON, prof. at Wesleyan U., educator, author.

MARSHALL, William, d. May 8 1879, Glen Falls, N.Y., age 83 yr.

MORGAN, J. Asbury, d. Nov. 30, 1879, Balt., b. Va., age 61 yr., m. dau. of Bishop EMORY, m. dau. of Dr. SELLERS, son of Gerald MORGAN, bro. of Lyttleton F. MORGAN, T.A. MORGAN, N.J.B. MORGAN, G.E. MORGAN, unc. of Y. Peyton MORGAN.

SCOTT, Sarah Ann, d. Nov. 25, 1879, Odessa, Dela., b. Jan. 7, 1806, Phila., m. Levi SCOTT, Nov. 22, 1830, dau. of Ralph H. & Grace SMITH.

SMITH, Charles, d. Oct. 18, 1879, N. Tarrytown, n.Y., b. Yarmouth, Eng., age 72 yr., m. Mary VAN TASSEL, 1832.

WARDLE, John W., Brooklyn, m. Bell CORNWELL, Coxsadkie, N.Y., Nov. 22, 1879, by Rev. J.K. WARDLE, assisted by Rev. Thomas LAMONT.

 

December 18, 1879

ABELL, Asa, d. Nov. 10, 1879, No. Bergen, Genessee Co., N.Y., b. Lempster, N.H., age 83 yr., fath. of Charles ABELL.

BENJAMIN,William H., N.Y.C., m. Marie DeCAMP, N.Y.C. Dec. 1, 1879, by Rev. B.T. ABBOTT

BEDFORD, John, d. Nov. 20, 1879, Manchester, Eng., age 70 yr. Eng. Wesleyan minister, ex-pres. Eng. Conf.

CATHER, Robert G., d. Nov. 21, 1879, London, Eng., age 59 yr. sec. of Systemic Beneficient Soc. Eng., Irish Wesleyan minister.

COOK, Mrs. Joseph S., d. Nov. 29, 1879, pottstown, Pa., age 57 yrs., moth. of Charles N. COOK.

ESTABROOK, C.T., d. Dec. 4, 1879, Dennysville, Me.

EVERHART, Frank B., m. Nellie G. PHELPS, Nov. 26, 1879 in Galen, Wayne Co., N.Y., by Rev. James L. EDSON.

FOX, Mr. J.D., d. Nov. 17, 1879, Upland, Pa.

GANTRESS, William, d. Nov. 27, 1879, London, age 88 yr., ed. of London Times and Leeds Intelligence, Eng. layman, 1st

GOODE, Sarah A., d Nov. 19, 1879, Wash., D,C., m. Francis G. GOODE, dau. of J.T. & Mary Ingraham JACKSON.

HAYWORTH, Benjamin N., d. Nov. 22, 1879, Walsall Circuit, Eng., English Wesleyan minister, miss. to Zetlasnd Isles.

HAYWORTH, Robert, d. Nov. 21, 1879, Acrington Circuit, Eng. age 64 yr., Eng. Wesleyan minister.

JOHNSTON, John, fun. Dec. 4, 1879, Clifton, Staten Island., b. Aug. 23, 1806, Bristol, Me., m. N. Maria HAMILTON, 1835, prof. Wesleyan U., teacher, author.

LISCOMB, William C., d. Dec. 7, 1879, Georgetown, D.C., age 87 yr., Meth. Prot. minister.

LITTLE, Margaret A., d. Nov. 30, 1879, Wash., D.C., age 84 yr.

NOBLE, Mary Whiting, d. Dec. 7, 1879, Argyle, N.Y., m. C.F. NOBLE.

PARKER, William, d. Nov. 3, 1879, Bourne Circuit, Lincolnshire, Eng. age 71 yr., Eng. Wesleyan local pastor.

PRATT, George N., d. Dec. 12, 1879, Jacksonville, Fla., age 43 yr., minister at Chester, N.Y.

SIGUARDSSON, John, d. Dec. 1879, Iceland, age 68 yr., Icelandic savant.

STRONG, Henrietta, d. Dec. 8, 1879, Baltimore, age 14 yr., lived at Kelso Home for Orphans.

SWORMSTEDT, Margaret C., d. Dec. 3, 1879, Madison Ind., age 63 yr., m. L.D. SWORMSTADTL, sis.-in-law of Leroy SWORMSTEDT, moth. of William B. SWORMSTEDT, James M. SWORMSTEDT, George SWORMSTEDT.

TILLEY, Mary, d. Dec., 1879, Wash., D.C., fun. Dec. 19, 1879, age 80 yr.

WINES, Enoch Cobb., d. Dec. 1879, Cambridge, Mass., sec. of Nat. Prison Assn.

 

December 25, 1879

ANGEL, Lucy P., d. Jun. 1, 1879, Cameron, N.Y., b. Otsego, N. Y., age 82 yr., m. Ira ANGEL, 1822.

BLAIR, Catherine M., d. Nov. 19, 1879, Burlington, Vt., age 67 yr., m. A.H. BLAIR, moth. of Mrs. E.C. BASS.

BULLOCK, Daniel, d. Aug. 31, 1879, North Norwich, N.Y., b. Herkimer Co., N.Y., age 73 yr.

GARDNER, Elizabeth, d. Nov. 23, 1879, West Point, Columbia Co., Wisc., b. Stephentown, Rensselaer Co., N.Y., age 86 yr., m. John GARDNER.

GARDNER. John, d. Aug. 28, 1879, Westpoint, Columbia Co., Wisc., b. Stephentown, Rensselaer Co., N.Y., age 88 yr., m. Elizabeth SMITH.

GIBSON, Robert, d. Apr. 29, 1879, Irish Conf., b. 1817, age 64 yr.

GOODE, William H., d. Dec. 16, 1879, Richmond, Ind., miss. to Native Americans, paralysis.

HATFIELD, Chester, Dec., 1879, Calif., Commander in U.S. Navy.

HAWKINS, Franklin E., d. Nov. 23, 1879, Islip, L.I., age 44 yr.

HORTON, W.H., d. Dec. 15, 1879, Chicago, age 67 yr., fath. of O.H. HORTON, killed by being run over by wagon.

HUNTER, Thomas B., Newcastle Co., Dela., m. Mrs. Josephine HUSBANDS, Newcastle Co. Dela., Dec. 16, 1879, by Rev. Lucius C. MATLOCK.

JAGGER, Wesley E., d. Nov. 22, 1879, Islip, L.I.

JOHNSON, Emily E., d. Jul. 31, 1879, Cheshire, Conn., age 24 yr., dau. of Horace & Aurelia JOHNSON.

LANGDELL, A.J., Winterhill, Vt., m. Alice Augusta VAIL, Cram, N.Y., Dec. 7, 1879, by Rev. Adee VAIL, fath. of bride.

LAW, Nathaniel B., d. Dec. 19, 1879, Brooklyn, age 60 yr., prominent layman.

MILLARD, Abigail, d. Nov. 15, 1879, Woodbury, Conn., age 79 yr., m. Charles MILLARD.

MINIE, Claude Etiene, d. Dec. 1879, Paris, Fr. inventor of firearms improvements.

PERKINS, Samuel E., d. Dec. 17, 1879, Indianapolis, Ind. chief justice of Supreme Court of Ind.

PEYTON, William Arthur, d. Jul. 26, 1879, Port Chester, N.Y., age 19 yr., son of W.K. & Mary J. PEYTON, bro. of Willie PEYTON, Annie PEYTON.

SACKETT, Daniel, d. Aug. 8, 1879, Calhoun Co., Mich., b. Jun. 24, 1792, Pittsfield, Mass., age 87 yr., m. Nancy FULTON. 1816.

SCOTT, John, d. Oct. 18, 1879, Springfield, Otsego Co., N.Y., b. Jan. 14, 1804, Arkendale, Eng., age 75 yr.

TRACY, Elnathan F., d. Nov. 7. 1879, Seward, Winnebago Co., Ill., b. Dec. 25, 1808, Knox, Albany Co., N.Y.

WILEY, Allen J., m. Nettie KING, Dec. 17, 1879, at Johnsonville, N.Y., by Rev. Joseph E. KING, assisted by Rev. James M. KING, unc. of bride.

WINES, E.C., d. Dec. 1879, Cambridge, Mass., b. Feb. 17, 1806, Hanover, Mass., age 73 yr., teacher in prison ministry, Presby. church minister.

YEDDER, Nicholas S., d. Nov. 5, 1879, Troy, N.Y., b. Feb. 17, 1818, Rotterdam, Schnectady Co., N.Y., millwright, inventor, apoplexy.