Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

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

July 3, 1879

BARNARD, John, d. Mar. 24, 1879, West Winfield, N.Y., b. 1799, teacher, pneumonia.

BAXTER, Henry, d. May 8, 1879, Colon, Mich., age 78 yr.

BEECH, Mary, d. Feb. 23, 1879, Esopus, N.Y., age 58 yr., m. S. BEECH, dau. of Jacob VANSTEINBERGH.

COLES, Samuel, d. May 26, 1879, Mullica Hill, N.J., b. Feb. 14, 1807, Salem Co., N.J., age 72 yr.

CURTIS, Cyrus, d. Jun. 25, 1879, N.Y.C., age 81 yr., pres. of Washington Life Ins. Co., business leader.

DAVENPORT, Eliza, d. Jun. 22, 1879, Saugatuck, Conn., age 78y.2m., m. Z. DAVENPORT.

DAVIS, Mary, d. Feb. 11, 1879, White Plains, N.Y., b. Rye, N.Y., age 78 yr. m. Elijah M. DAVIS, dau. of Ezekiel & Esther HALSTEAD, sis. of Samuel HALSTEAD, Schureman HALSTEAD mother of Abram DAVIS.

DOUD, John W., d. Jun. 28, 1879, Adams Is., Cohoes, N.Y., killed by lightning.

DOUDELL, Artemesa, d. Jun. 4, 1879, Fairmont, Ohio, age 44 yr m. W.A. DOUDELL.

EGGLESTON, Rhuhanah, d. May 27, 1879, Ancram, N.Y., age 72 yr m. Dennis EGGLESTON, mother of C.M. EGGLESTON.

FOWLER, John N., d. May 17, 1879, Detroit, Mich., b. N.Y. state, age 67 yr., m. 1832.

GEROW, Julia, d. May 8, 1879, Bloomingburgh, Pa., at home of James E. WINTER., age 65 yr., m. Daniel R. GEROW.

GILES, Ella M., Ludlowville, N.Y., m. Henry M. FIELD, South Lansing, N.Y., Jun. 19, 1879, by Rev. H.T. GILES, father of bride, assisted by Rev. Marley P. HARD.

GOOCH, John A., d. Jun. 21, 1879, Biddeford, Me., b. Apr. 7, 1850, Biddeford, Me., age 29 yr., m. Minnie CLENDENNING, Feb. 29, 1872.

GREENE, E.D.E., d. Jun. 18, 1879, N.Y.C., active in Nat. Academy of Design, pulmonary apoplexy.

GRIFFIN, Fannie M., d. May 6, 1879, Liberty, Pa., b. Troupsburgh, Steuben Co., N.Y., age 38 yr., m. O.C. GRIFFIN, dau. of Joseph & Elizabeth MERRICK, consumption.

JEFFERIS, Harry, Chester Co., Pa., m. Ella LIGHTFOOT, Chester Co., Pa., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. W. Worth WISEGARVER.

JESTER, Elias, d. Feb. 6, 1879, Gloucester City, N.J., b. Apr. 17, 1795, Sussex Co., Dela., father of Mrs. Edwin TOMLINSON.

JUDD, Matilda, d. Apr. 18, 1879, Hazelton, Mich., b. Jun. 5, 1813, Lime, Conn., m. John JUDD.

LAWRENCE, Lord, d. Jun. 27, 1879, former viceroy of India. PALMER, Richard C., d. Feb. 9, 1879, Scarsdale, N.Y., b. May 24, 1784, Mamaroneck, N.Y., age 94 yr., m. Susan BUCKHOUT, Jun. 16, 1806, father of A.M. PALMER, g.father of A.J. PALMER.

PATTERSON, David N., Lowell, Mass., m. Adilene S. WHITNEY, Lowell, Mass, May 20, 1879, by Rev. G.L. WESTGATE, assisted by Rev. C.D. BARROWS, father of bride George T.WHITNEY

RALSTON, Annie, d. Jun. 10, 1879, Warrior's Mark, Pa., age 27 yr., dau. of Samuel & Barbary RALSTON.

SUMNER, John, d. Apr. 20, 1879, Grafton, N.Y., b. 1825, Macclesfield, Eng., age 54 yr., m. Sarah STAFFORD, 1848.

WEBER, Albert, d. Jun. 25, 1879, N.Y.C., age 50 yr., piano manufacturer.

WILSON, J.W., Canastota, N.Y., m. Ada A. FOCKABURY, Canastota., N.Y., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. J.B. FOOTE.

WRIGHT, Elizabeth B., d. Apr. 11, 1879, Waverly, N.Y., b. Columbia, Pa., age 52 yr.

 

July 10, 1879

BARNETT, Elizabeth, d. Jun. 20, 1879, Winchester, Va., age 66 yr., m. Arthur BARNETT, 1837.

BROCKBILL, Jacob H., d. Apr. 29, 1879, Paradise, Lancaster Co., Pa., b. Feb. 29, 1809, Lancaster Co., Pa., age 70 yr.

BROWN, William K., d. Jul. 4, 1879, Brooklyn, age 73 yr., apoplexy.

BULLARD, Ward, d. May 21, 1879, New Haven, Vt., b. Feb. 8, 1810, Massena, St. Lawrence Co., N.Y.

CLARKSON, Samuel, d. Jun. 4, 1879, Ashland, Pa., b. 1820, Scotland, age 59 yr.

DIMON, John, d. Jul. 2, 1879, N.Y.C., age 85 yr., shipbuilder

DURYEA, Jane Cashow, d. Jun. 15, 1879, East Norwich, L.I., b. Jun. 4, 1807, Roslyn, N.Y., m. James Voorhest DURYEA, May 17, 1836.

EISWOLD, Theodore G., d. Jun. 24, 1879, Atlanta, Ga., b. Apr. 19, 1831, Tilsit, Prussia.

FRASER, Maria, d. May 29, 1879, Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y., age 84 yr.

HALL, Ira, d. Apr. 19, 1879, Houndsfield, N.Y., b. Brookfield, Madison Co., N.Y., age 79 yr., father of E.W. HALL.

HASELL, Samuel, d. Jul. 1879, London, sec. of church miss. soc.

HOVEY, Frank D., Jackson, Mich., m. Hattie E. CORBETT, Adrian Mich., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. N.D. TERWILLIGAR.

HOWE, George R., Passaic, N.Y., m. Louise BARBER, Homer, N.Y. Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. John H. HOWE, father of bride Paris BARBER.

LORING, Henry K., d. Jul. 2, 1879, Boston, age 79 yr., shipmaster, member of Boston marine soc., port warden, pilot commander.

MINARD, George W., Rockawas Valley, N.J., m. Mary Ella HAYES, Verona, Mich., Jun. 25, 1879, by Rev. J.L. HAYES, assisted by Rev. R. VANHORN.

MOORE, Edward, d. Apr. 30, 1879, Wilmington, Dela., b. Feb. 15, 1809, Wilmington, Dela.

MORRISON, Mary, d. Athens, N.Y., b. 1779, Ulster Co., N.Y., m. William MORRISON.

NEWELL, Elizabeth, d. Apr. 2, 1879, Elkhart Co., Ind., b. New Brunswick, N.J., age 75 yr., m. Joseph NEWELL.

PADDOCK, Zachariah, d. Jul. 4, 1879, Binghamton, N.Y., b. Dec. 20, 1798, Northampton, Fulton Co., N.Y., m. Mary GROVES, Aug. 11, 1822, by Rev. Charles GILES, son of Thomas & Elizabeth Lewis PADDOCK, father of William McKendree PADDOCK, M. Jennie HART, Mrs. Thomas J. HAM, bro. of B.G. PADDOCK, writer.

PAGE, Ella Hough, d. Jun. 20, 1879, New Milford, Pa., age 36 yr., m. C.S. PAGE.

PARISH, H.L., d. Jun. 17, 1879, Rome, Ohio, one of oldest min. in northern Ohio.

PARKER, Daniel, d. Mar. 16, 1879, Hunter, N.Y., consumption.

PARKER, George H., Oranel, N.Y., m. Jennie M. RICH, Wales Center, N.Y., Jun. 14, 1879, by Rev. J.A. SMITH.

PHILLIPS, Mrs. K.D., d. Jun. 22, 1879, Wilkesbarre, Pa., age 27y,9m,24d., m. A.H. PHILLIPS, dau. of H. BROWNSCOMBE.

ROSS, Almand, Oramel, N.Y., m. Laura McINTOSH, Oramel, N.Y., Jun. 19, 1879, by Rev. J.A. SMITH.

SMITH, Magnes, d. Apr. 10, 1879, Mollendo, Chili, memorial service June 22, 1879, Williamstown, Mass, b. 1851, Lima, Me.,m. Lettie M. SOLOMON, Oct. 1878, missionary to Chili, typhoid fever.

STONE, Julia, d. Jun. 1879, Clinton, Conn.

WELLS, Thomas Bury, d. Jul. 1879, Portsmouth, Eng., age 84 yr., vet. of British navy, Eng. Meth. minister.

WHITE, William M., Orangeville, N.Y., m. Josephine E. COVELL, Oramel, N.Y., Jun. 18, 1879, by Rev. J.A. SMITH.

WILLIAMSON, Thomas S., d. Jun. 23, 1879, St. Peter, Minn., Presby. minister in Dakota.

WILSON, J.W., Canastota, N.Y., m. Ada A. TACKABURY, Canastota N.Y., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. J.B. FOOTE.

WORK, Alanson, d. Jul. 6, 1879, N.Y.C., age 80 yr. early abolitionist.

WRIGHT, Arminius, d. Jun. 18, 1879, Columbus, Ga., M.E. South minister.

 

July 17, 1879

ALLEN, William, d. Jul. 11, 1879, Chillicothe, Ohio, ex-gov. of Ohio.

BACKUS, J.S., d. Jul. 3, 1879, b. Feb. 17, 1810, age 69 yr., Amer. Bap. home miss. sec.

BERRY, Lovina, d. Mar. 2, 1879, Gloucester City, N.J., b. Oct. 7, 1812, N.H., m. Andrew BERRY.

BIGELOW, W.E., Mich., m. Mrs. Emma SHAW, East Saginaw, Mich., Jul. 2 1879, by Rev. J.S. SMART.

BLYTH, Edson J., Walworth, N.Y., m. Ada M. GILBERT, Walworth, N.Y., Jun. 18, 1879, by Rev. C.P. HARD.

BURROWS, Elizabeth, d. Jun. 17, 1879, Franklin Forks, Susquehanna Co., Pa., b. Dec. 17, 1807, England, m. William BURROWS.

CANDELL, Hannah, d. Jun. 30, 1879, Buffalo, N.Y., age 74 yr., m. William CANDELL.

CLARK, Alexander, d. Jun. 1879, Atlanta, Ga., b. Mar. 10, 1834, Jefferson Co., O., age 45 yr., m. Annie DAUGHADAY, father of Alice DAVIDSON, William CLARK, Edward CLARK, Samuel CLARK, editor of Meth. Recorder, Meth. Prot. minister in Pittsburgh.

COLT, Mary Jane, d. Jun. 24, 1879, Clifton, Kans., b. Waterford, Pa., age 43 yr., m. J.H. COLT, Apr. 6, 1859.

CURTIS, Charles A. d. Jul. 10, 1879, Moosehead Lake, Maine, Unitarian minister at Augusta, Me., drown while fishing.

DAVIDSON, Lettie R., d. Jun. 25, 1879, Brooklyn, age 24 yr., m. R.T. DAVIDSON, Jul. 3, 1877, dau. of John E. WENTZ.

EDWARDS, Cyrus, d. Apr. 4, 1879, Newark, N.J., b. Jul. 3, 1814, Springfield, N.J.

GILBERT, Francis A., Phila. conf., m. Sallie E. RYAN, Morrowville, Pa., Jul. 1, 1879, by Rev. John F. CHAPLAIN, fath. of bride Edward RYAN.

HARMAN, Arthur C., Almond, Allegany Co., N.Y., m. Ida SCOTT, Alfred, N.Y., Jul. 3, 1879, by Rev. Orlo N. ROBERTS.

HUMPHRIES, David C., d. Jul. 12, 1879, Franconia, Fairfax Co. Va., judge of Supreme Court of D.C.

HUNTINGTON, Eliza H., d. Jun. 22, 1879, Burlington, Vt., age 66y,6m., m. Samuel HUNTINGTON, Oct. 1839.

LONGSTREET, Joseph B., d. May 24, 1879, Mexico, N.Y., b. Aug. 29, 1835, Onondago Valley, N.Y., m. Rosie NORTHWAY, Jun. 1861, d. 1865, m. Maggie JACOT, son of James LONGSTREET, bro. of Oliver LONGSTREET.

LOWELL, D.R., Fair Haven, Vt., m. Hattie A. DAVIS, Middletown, Conn, Jun. 26, 1879, by Rev. E.M. MILLS.

LUMMIS, R.M., Clayton, N.J., m. Georgie A. FISLER, Jun. 26, 1879, by Rev. D. DUFFELL, g.father of bride.

PECKHAM, Felix, d. Jul. 12, 1879, Newport, N.Y., age 79 yr.

PHILLIPS, Mrs. K.D., d. Jun. 22, 1879, Wilkesbarre, Pa., age 27 yr., dau. of D. BROWNSCOMB.

PIERCE, Henry J., d. Jun. 6, 1879, Cherokee, Iowa, age 12 yr., son of Bro. & Sis. PIERCE.

PRIDEHAM, Edwin P., Ocean Grove, N.J., m. Libbie M. BRADLEY, Hudson, N.Y., Jun. 25, 1879, by Rev. W.H. BANGS, father of bride W. BRADLEY.

STILLMAN, Mary Loshier, d. Mar. 31, 1879, Orange City, Fla., age 37 yr., m. John E. STILLMAN.

STRICKLAND, Josephine A., d. May 27, 1879, Bordentown, N.J., m. W.P.C. STRICKLAND, dau. of H.B. BEEGLE.

THOMAS, Josiah D., Cass Co., Mo., m. Eliza BEST, Cass Co., Mo., Jun. 19, 1879, by Rev. S.R. REESE.

TODD, J.W., d. Jun. 21, 1879, Winterset, Iowa, age 49 yr.

TREMAIN, Orrin, Westfield, Pa., m. Clara PHILLIPS, Westfield, Pa., Jun. 18, 1879, by Rev. O.N. ROBERTS.

WALTERS, Thomas, d. Jul. 7, 1879, Hackensack, N.J.

WESTFALL, Challnat, d. Feb. 22, 1879, East Glenville, N.Y., b. Feb. 22, 1809, m. Ebenezer WESTFALL, May 7, 1829, mother of Selah W. BROWN.

WESTFALL, Ebenezer, d. Mar. 3, 1879, East Glenville, N.Y., b. Aug. 6, 1807, father of Selah W. BROWN.

WORDEN, James E., d. May 9, 1879, Round Hill, Conn., age 43 yr.

 

July 24, 1879

ASHMAN, Mary Jane, d. Jun. 27, 1879, Three Springs, Pa., age 49 yr., apoplexy.

BARRY, William F., d. Jul. 18, 1879, Baltimore, commandant of Ft. McHenry, dysentary, malarial fever.

BODLEY, Margaret, d. Jun. 24, 1879, Eau Claire, Wis., b. Ulster Co., N.Y., age 83 yr., m. Cornelius BODLEY.

BURCH, Powel Gardiner, d. Apr. 24, 1879, Brooklyn, Susquehanna Co., Pa., b. Jan. 25, 1795, Warren Twp, Herkimer Co., N.Y.

CADY, Esther A., d. Apr. 28, 1879, Canaan, Columbia Co., N.Y. b. Aug. 27, 1820, Red Rock, m. Marvin S. JOHNSON, Dec. 5, 1839, m. Harrison CADY, Dec. 16, 1844, dau. of Martin PARK.

CHILDS, Eliza G. Veeder, d. May 31, 1879, Winnebago City, Minn., b. Jul. 4, 1794, Schnectady, N.Y., age 84 yr., m. John T. FISHER, 1812, d. 1858, m. William CHILDS, 1861, mother of A. FISHER, J.S. FISHER, Mrs. William WALDREN.

CIPPERLY, Ida L., d. Mar. 4, 1879, Brunswick, Renasselaer Co. N.Y., age 22 yr., dau. of A.& M. CIPPERLY.

CLARK, Lucy C. Niles, d. May 10, 1879, Winderhook, N.Y., age 70 yr., m. William J. CLARK.

CLIFF, George D., d. Dec. 8, 1878, Phila. age 66 yr.

COOK, Nathaniel, d. Apr. 15, 1879, Cambria, Niagara Co., N.Y. b. Jan. 26, 1789, Coblesskill, Schoharie, Co., N.Y., fath. of Mrs. F. WOODS.

CRANDELL, Hannah, d. Jun. 30, 1879, Buffalo, N.Y., b. 1805, Kintbury, Berkshire Co., Eng. m. William CRANDELL,, 1826.

CUMMINGS, Alexander, d. Jul. 16, 1879, Ottawa, Can., b. Lycoming Co., Pa., printer, publisher of newspapers, founder of The World, commercial agent for the U.S. in Ottawa, member of Cummings, Reeves & Patterson, dealers.

DAVENPORT, Eliza, d. Jun. 22, 1879, Westport, Conn., b. Apr. 28, 1801, Plymouth, Eng., age 79 yr., m. Zechariah DAVENPORT, Aug. 1828.

HURLBERT, Daniel, d. May 6, 1879, age 80 yr.

JOHNSON, William, d. 1879, Fayetteville, Ala., killed for political/religious reasons.

KNAPP, Anna, d. May 16, 1879, Brooklyn, b. Dec. 7, 1792, Litchfield, Herkimer Co., N.Y., age 87y,5m,9d., dau. of Smith ARNOLD.

KNIGHT, Jesse, d. 1879, Morgan Co., Ala., b. Ala., killed for political/religious reasons.

LLEWELLYN, Sarah, d. May 6, 1879, b. Aug. 1803, m. Thomas LLEWELLYN, 1836.

LOMAS, Lizzie Stewart, d. Jul. 12, 1879, Whiteshore, age 17y.9m.8d., dau. of Robert H. & Elizabeth LOMAS.

LUDLAM, Mattias, d. Mar. 17, 1879, Fair Haven, Vt., b. Newburgh, N.Y., age 60 yr., paralysis.

MEAD, William Cooper, d. Jul. 17, 1879, Norwalk, Conn., age 85 yr., Epis. minister.

MERRIWEATHER, Susan, d. Jul. 14, 1879, Dubuque, Iowa, age 100 yr., uttered 1st Protestant prayer in Iowa.

MUMPER, Elizabeth, d. Apr. 1, 1879, Dillsburgh, Pa., b. Dec. 28, 1830, New Buffalo, Pa., m. John MUMPER.

NICHOLS, Peter F., d. May 13, 1879, Wilmington, Dela., b. Mar 15, 1815.

NOE, James T., d. Feb. 3, 1879, Yonkers, N.Y., b. 1805, N.Y. C., father of John J. NOE, Mrs. Ira U. TRAVIS.

PAIGE, Mary Martien, d. Jun. 11, 1879, Lockport, N.Y., b. Jun. 2, 1810, New York City., m. John H. ROGERS, Feb. 17, 1833, m. Timothy PAIGE.

PEETS, George, d. Jun. 26, 1879, Beauregard, Miss., b. Jan. 23, 1806, Ft. Ann, N.Y., m. Sarah Ann TRAYLOR, Feb. 19, 1843, son of Joel & Eunice PEETS, father of Mrs. Polk FERGUSON, physician.

PHILLIPS, Charles W., Newburgh, N.Y., m. Delia M. BATES, White Plains, N.Y., Jul. 9, 1879, by Rev. J.Y. BATES, father of bride.

RANDOLPH, Rev., d. Oct. 1868, Abbeyville, S.C., ed. of Charleston Christian advocate.

SHAWL, Josiah H., d. Jul. 4, 1879, Chattsworth, Ill., b. Apr. 5, 1838, Sandusky Co., Ohio, m. 1859, heart disease.

SMITH, Peter, d. 1878 or 1879, Grantville, Coweta Co., Ga., killed for political/religious reasons.

STRATTON, Franklin A., d. Jul. 17, 1879, Chestnut Hill, Pa., engineer in U.S. Navy.

STRICKLAND, Josephine A., d. May 27, 1879, Bordentown, N.J., b. Feb. 10, 1851, Sparta, N.J., m. W.P.C. STRICKLAND, Mar. 4, 1868, dau. of H.B. & Mary BEEGLE.

SWALLOW, Amos, d. Jun. 12, 1879, Stockton, N.Y., age 78 yr.

TAILOR, Mary Ann, d. Jun. 17, 1879, Penfield, Monroe Co., N.Y.

TEETER, Henry, d. Apr. 30, 1879, Rolling Prairie, LaPort Co., Ind., b. Aug. 26, 1812, Aneram, N.Y., m. Caroline FAIL, Oct. 29, 1836, father of Mrs. D.A. GRIMES.

TODD, W.M., d. Mar. 27, 1879, Brinkley, Ark., killed for political/religious reasons.

TRAMBLIES, America, d. 1870, Chambers Co., Ala., killed for not discontinuing a school.

VAN NESS, J.G., Upper Iowa conf., m. Regina BLANK, Strawberry Point, Iowa, Jun. 25, 1879.

VANVALIN, Sarah, d. Feb. 15, 1879, Fleming, Pa., m. J.W. VANVALIN.

WILSON, infant, d. Jul. 1879, Prince George Co., Md. child of Benjamin WILSON, swallowed tobacco crumbs.

WOODFORD, Reuben, d. May 22, 1879, North Hector, N.Y., b. Apr. 19, 1807, Candor, N.Y., age 72 yr., father of F.D. WOODFORD.

 

July 31, 1879

ARMS, Richard, d. Jul. 4, 1879, age 62 yr., heart disease.

CORNELL, Henry, fun. Jul. 24, 1879, Newburgh,N.Y., founder of Newburgh Meth. Church.

CURRIE, John, Montreal, Canada, m. Amelia MILLER, Jul. 17, 1879, at East Carlton, N.Y., by Rev. J.E. ACKERMAN, assisted by Rev. Moses MILLER, father of bride.

JONES, J.A., N.J. conf., m. Fannie BROOME, Camden, N.J., Jul. 2, 1879, by Rev. Charles E. HILL.

McKOWN, J. LeGrange, d. May 2, 1879, Roseville, N.J., b. Aug. 18, 1824, Guilderland, Albany Co., N.Y., age 54 yr.

ROGERS, William O., New York City, m. Mary E. WELCH, N.Y.C., Jul. 2, 1879, by Rev. William McALLISTER.

ROGERS, William O., d. Jun. 30, 1879, Pekin, N.Y., age 57 yr.

SANFORD, Isaac R., d. Jul. 2, 1879, Walworth, N.Y., b. Woodbridge, Conn., age 88 yr., m. Patience ATWATER, 1816, father of Mrs. J.W. PUTNAM, Mrs. Amasa HALL., county & state legislator.

SHEW, John T., d. Jul. 15, 1879, Shew Hollow, N.Y.

SLAUGHTER, William B., d. Jul. 23, 1879, Omaha, Neb., b. N.Y. age 56 yr., father of Hattie SLAUGHTER.

THATCHER, H.C., Colo., m. Sallie B. ASHCOM, Millwood Grange, Bedford Co., Pa., Jul. 16, 1879, by Rev. A.W. GUYER, father of bride B.R. ASHCOM.

VAN NESS, J.G., Upper Iowa conf., m. Regina BLANK, Ensfield, Iowa, Jun. 25, 1879, by Rev. J.W. BISSELL.