Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

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

February 6, 1879

ABBOT, William F., New York City m. Eliza BECHTLE, New York City, Jan. 30, 1879, by Rev. John PILKINGTON.

ALLEN, Almira, d. Oct. 16, 1878, Lansing, Mich., b. Greenfield, N.Y., age 78 yr., m. Gideon ALLEN, 1820.

BIRDSELL, C.M., d. Jan. 14, 1879, Aspinwall, Pa., Protestant missionary minister on Isthmus.

BROWN, Sarah A., d. Oct. 25, 1878, age 75 yr., m. Uzzial BROWN.

COLLITON, Charles P., Smithville, Ont., m. Alice NEWELL, Newfane, N.Y., Dec., 30, 1878, by Rev. E.J. WHITNEY.

EVES, James, d. Aug. 20, 1878, Orangeville, Pa., age 73 yr.

FAULKNER, Robert, d. Nov. 19, 1878, Westchester, N.Y., paralysis.

FERGUSON, Frederick, Newfane, N.Y., m. Bertha MAXWELL, Newfane, N.Y., Nov. 17, 1878, by Rev. E.J. WHITNEY.

FORTNER, Chester M., Belmont, N.Y., m. Alice M. ROGERS, Belmont, N.Y., Jan. 1. 1879, by Rev. E.P. HUBBELL.

GOODMAN, Charles, Newfane, N.Y., m. Cora LYKE, Newfane, N.Y., Nov. 13, 1878, by Rev. E.J. WHITNEY.

GRAVES, Hannah, d. Jul. 29, 1878, Little Mewadows, Pa., age 77 yr., m. Asabel GRAVES.

HARRINGTON, Henry W., Harrington, Dela., m. Emma M. WINANT, Rossville, S.I., Jan. 8, 1879, by Rev. A.S. COMPTON, fath. of bride John B. WINANT.

HAUGHAWOUT, Gussie Hyskell, d. Nov. 23, 1878, Warrior's Mark, Pa., age 34 yr., m. B.S. HAUGHAWOUT, consumption.

JACOBS, Hardy, Cuba, N.Y., m. Annie CLARK, Wilson, N.Y., Jan. 1, 1879, by Rev. E.J. WHITNEY.

JAMES, Thomas S., d. Aug. 9, 1878, East Bush, Pa., age 59 yr.

JOHNSON, Ezekial Cooper, d. Dec. 7, 1878, Baltimore, age 80 yr., prominent layman, founder of several Sunday Schools in Baltimore, pneumonia.

JUDSON, Polly, d. Jun. 17, 1878, Woodbury, Conn., result of fall.

LIGHTON, William B., d. Aug. 1, 1878, Williamsport, Pa., b. Sep. 7, 1805, Frampton, Lincolnshire, Eng., age 72 yr.

LOFLAND, Parran T., Felton, Dela., m. Eliza D. WINANT, Rossville, S.I., Jan. 8, 1879, by Rev. A.S. COMPTON, fath. of bride John B. WINANT.

LYTLE, Lizzie M. d. Oct. 30, 1878, Strasburg, Pa., b. Apr. 29, 1835, m. John W. LYTLE.

MATTHEWS, Hannah, d. Mar. 11, 1878, Mt. Vernon, N.Y., age 88 yr., d. on 69th wedding anniversary.

MATTHEWS, William, d. Jun. 29, 1878, Mt. Vernon, N.Y., age 88 yr.

MILLS, Samuel D., Weedsport, N.Y., m. Henrietta OGILSBLE, Cato, N.Y., Jan. 9, 1879, by Rev. W. REDDY, fath of bride M. OGILSBLE.

NORTH, Fannie Stewart, d. Dec. 22, 1878, Philadelphia, b. Apr. 26, 1847, Dela., m. F. Mason NORTH, May 20, 1874.

POWEL, Susan, d. Jun. 17, 1878, Strasburgh, Lancaster Co., Pa., moth. of Frank POWEL.

ROBERTS, Harriet, d. Jan. 10, 1879, Lairdsville, N.Y., age 81 yr., m. Hector W. ROBERTS.

SIMONSON, Mary C., d. Feb. 3, 1879, Brooklyn, m. W.H. SIMONSON.

SULLIVANT, Michael, d. Jan. 30, 1879, Cincinnati, largest cultivator of land in America.

TAYLOR, George E., Allen, N.Y., m. Sarah T. FREEBORN, Allen, N.Y., Dec. 18, 1878, by Rev. E.P. HUBBELL.

TIBBETS, Mrs. S.P., d. Dec. 11, 1878, Sugar Creek, Ohio, b. Sep. 23, 1810, L'Original, m. Samuel H. TIBBETS, Oct. 2, 1837.

WARREN, Charles, Cambria, N.Y., m. Jennie JACOBSON, Wilson, N.Y., Dec. 24, 1878, by Rev. E.J. WHITNEY.

WASHBURN, Sheridan P., Belmont, N.Y., m. Ida DAVIS, Belmont, N.Y., Dec. 26, 1878, by Rev. E.P. HUBBELL.

 

February 13, 1879

BEITEL, Belle Harrison, d. Jun. 12, 1878, N.Y.C., m. George I. BEITEL, g.dau. of Mr. & Mrs. William HARRISON.

BENNETT, Lyman, d. Feb. 9, 1879, Albany, N.Y.

BETHEL, Phebe, d. Jan. 30, 1879, Solladasburgh, Pa., b. May 12, 1784, Gloucestershire, Eng.

BIRDSALL, C.M., d. Jan. 14, 1879, Aspinwall, Pa., missionary

BUSS, Ralph, d. Nov. 9, 1878, Cohoes, N.Y., age 74 yr.

CADWALLER, George, d. Feb. 6, 1879, Philadelphia, bro. of Judge CADWALLER, apoplexy.

CHUBBUCK, Mary, d. Nov. 8, 1878, Binghamton, N.Y., age 78 yr., m. John CHUBBUCK, d. Mar. 1, 1878

DANA, Richard Henry, d. Feb. 3, 1879, Boston, age 91 yr., author.

DANIELS, Rachel C., d. Feb. 3, 1879, Newark Conf., age 72 yr., moth. of J.R. DANIELS.

FRY, J.W., Clifton Park, N.Y., m. Elva L. BAUCUS, Shaghtcoke N.Y., Jan. 15, 1878, by Rev. H. BLANCHARD.

GOODWIN, Selma A., d. Dec. 25, 1878, Brooklyn, age 69 yrs., m. T. GOODWIN, moth. of Frank BEARD.

KELLOG, Mrs. J.R., d. Dec. 17, 1878, Susquehanna Co., Pa., missionary to Africa.

LEONARD, Julia F., d. Dec. 12, 1878, Winooski, Vt., b. Feb. 14, 1822, Milton, Vt.

LEWIS, Mary, d. Nov. 25, 1878, Cattarougus, N.Y., b. Dec. 7, 1808, Brimfield, Mass., m. Alvin BUGBEE, Feb. 18, 1818, d. May 1849, m. Shubel LEWIS, 1851, who died 1861, moth. of Mrs. JOHNSON, O.N. BUGBEE, L.H. BUGBEE, George F. BUGBEE,

LARD, Thomas, d. Feb. 9. 1879. New York City, age 85 yr.

MARSHALL, Gilbert, Port Chester, N.Y., m. Loretta H. MERRITT, Greenwich, Conn., Jan. 23, 1879, by Rev. W.T. PRAY.

MELEY, Mary, d. Dec. 9, 1878, Camden, N.J., age 70 yr.

MOYER, Mary M., d. Nov. 24, 1878, Trout Run, Pa., b, 1814, Schuylkill Co., Pa., age 64 yr., m. John MOYER, moth. of Harry MOYER, John MOYER.

OLIVER, J. Gussie, d. Jan. 17, 1879, Yonkers, N.Y., age 26 yr., dau. of John W. OLIVER.

PALMER, Richard C., d. Feb. 9, 1879, Scarsdale, Westchester Co., N.Y., age 95 yr., fath. of A.M. PALMER, g.fath. of A. J. PALMER.

PEPPARD, John, Mendham, N.J., m. Hattie C. OSBORN, South Stanhope, N.J., Feb. 5, 1879, by Rev. W.C. NELSON.

RICH, John S., d. Nov. 13, 1878, Oil City, Pa., b. Apr. 9, 1837, St. John's, Canada, West, with petroleum business since beginning.

ROSSEAU, Gustave S., d. Feb. 5, 1879, Iberville Parish, La., age 80 yr., West Point grad. 1821

RULISON, Hattie Lyon, d. Jan. 23, 1879, Waterford, N.Y.,, age 24 yr., m. W.P. RULISON.

SILLICK, Esther Ann, d. Mar. 19, 1878, Brooklyn, age 68 yr., m. John A. SILLICK, Jun. 15, 1835, d. July 10, 1865, dau. of Ezekiel & Ann HALSTEAD, niece of Benjamin GRIFFIN.

SMITH, Ella, d. Dec. 28, 1878, Copiapo, Chili, m. Lucius SMITH, dau. of E.C. GRISWOLD, Elyria, Ohio, missionary to Chili, typhus fever.

SMITH, Sallie, d. Oct. 30, 1878, Winooski, Vt., age 40 yr.

SWAIN, M.F., d. Jan. 17, 1879, Jacksonville, Fla., educator.

TIBBET, Sally P., d. Dec. 10, 1878, b. L'Oringel Twp, Prescott Co., Canada West, age 68yr., m. Samuel TIBBET, 1872, moved to Wisc, 1840, moth.-in-law of Asa FOSTER.

VAN VOORHIS, Elvira, d. Sep. 21, 1878, Miller's Corners, N.Y. b. Apr. 22, 1804, Cambridge, Vt., m. John VAN VOORHIS, moth. of John VAN VOORHIS, Jr., Quincy VAN VOORHIS, Mrs. G.W. COE.

WOOD, Malinda, d. Apr. 14, 1878, Galway, N.Y., b. Apr. 1817, Brackville, Ontario, age 61 yr., moth. of Mrs. Joseph WARREN.

 

February 20, 1879

AUGUSTINE, Linus D., Granger, N.Y., m. Hattie CUDEBEC, Granger, N.Y., Feb. 5, 1879, by Rev. Isaac HARRIS.

BLEWER, Claron M., Newark Valley, N.Y., m. Persa J. WHITING, Speedville, N.Y., Nov. 7, 1878, by Rev. H.C. WHITING, assisted by Rev. W.B. KENNEY.

CLARK, Elizabeth, d. Dec. 9, 1878, Pleasantville, N.Y., age 80 yr., m. Amos CLARK.

COPELAND, Clara B., d. Feb. 4, 1879, Kingston, Pa., age 7y. 8m., dau. of D. COPELAND.

EDWARDS, John, d. Feb. 1879, Halifax, Pa., b. 1802, Springfield, N.Y., unc. of J. DUNGON.

ELM0NDORF, Addie, d. Jan. 29, 1877, Olive, N.Y., b. Aug. 22, 1859, Olive, N.Y., dau. of Daniel ELMONDORF.

HOLGATE, Arthur H., Daleville, Pa., m. Lillian E. REYNOLDS, Jan. 20, 1879, by Rev. Isaac HARRIS.

HONE, John W., d. Feb. 9, 1879, New York City, age 71 yr., one of founders of 18th St. Church.

PEARSON, Elizabeth A., d. Dec. 24, 1878, Church Creek, Md., age 58 yr., m. George E. PEARSON.

 

February 27, 1879

AVERY, Elizabeth, d. Nov. 1, 1878, Dansville, Mich., b. Jul. 7, 1807, New York, age 76 yr., m. B.P. PERRY, Feb. 4, 1821

BAILY, Stewart, d. Feb. 14, 1879, Miami Co., Ind., b. Feb. 20, 1813, Onandaga Co., N.Y., m. Sallie BERRY, 1834.

BENHAM, Isaac, d. Jan. 23, 1879, Hamden, Conn., age 87 yr., internal inflammation as result from fall.

BLACKLEDGE, Mrs. James, d. Jan. 1879, Phila. conf.

CUNNING, Richard, d. Jan. 5, 1879, Ennisville, Pa., age 81 yr.

DAVIS, Sarah, d. Jan. 15, 1879, Pemberton, N.J., age 82 yr., g.moth. of Charles E. HENDRICKSON.

DILKS, Miriam S., d. Dec. 22, 1878, Barnegat, N.Y., m. Thomas DILKS.

EDWARDS, John, d. Feb. 1879.

FINKLE, Mrs. Charles, d. Jan. 1879, Yonkers, N.Y., dau. of J. Walter JACKSON.

GLADDING, John, d. Jan. 1879, Phila. Conf., layman.

GREEN, Anson, d. Feb. 20, 1879, Toronto, Can., age 78 yr., bk. steward of Wesleyan Bk. Pub. Off.

HUMPHRIES, Joshua, Jan. 23, 1879, Salisbury, fath. of R.W. HUMPHRIES.

JOHNSON, Elizabeth, d. Dec. 19, 1878, Mt. Morris, Mich., b. 1795, Lincolnshire, Eng., age 83 yr., m. Richard JOHNSON, 1821, paralysis.

LANFARE, Hermance, Athens, N.Y., m. Cornelia H. WOOD, New York City, Feb. 23, 1879, by Rev. B.H. BURCH.

MONTGOMERY, Henry, d. Dec. 24, 1878, Plattsmouth, Neb., b. Jun. 30, 1817, New York, m. Margaret GIBSON, Sep. 20, 1837

NELSON, Reuben, fun. Feb. 20, 1879, New York City, sr. publisher of Meth. Bk. Concern.

RYAN, Townsend, d. Dec. 22, 1878, Leaman's Place, Pa., b. Jan. 9, 1804, paralysis.

SEE, Mary Angevine, d. Feb. 8, 1879, Covington, Ky., age 77 yr., moth. of J.M. SEE & O.A. SEE.

SMITH, Myron, Annin Creek, McKean Co., Pa., m. Betsey J. COOPER, Annin Creek, McKean Co., Pa., Dec. 25, 1878, by Rev. A.T. WEST.

STACEY, William, d. Oct. 14, 1878, Strasburg, Pa., age 69yr.

THOMPSON, Annie, d. Jan. 1879, Phila. Conf., dau. of C.I. THOMPSON.

VANDENBURG, Mary King, d. Feb. 14, 1879, Ft. Edward, N.Y., dau of Joseph E. KING.

WILLIAMS, C.S., Norwalk, Conn., m. Anna DICKENS, New Canaan, Conn., Feb. 18, 1879, by Rev. A.V.R. ABBOTT.

WOODRUFF, Mrs. George W., d. Feb. 22, 1879, New York City, dau of George COLES, sis. of Mrs. Chancellor HAVEN.

WYATT, Martha Washington Preston, d. Feb. 18, 1879, Durham Center, Conn., m. Albert H. WYATT.