Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

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

June 5, 1879

BALDWIN, Charles, d. Mar. 12, 1879, Rome, N.Y., b. Sep. 10, 1831, New Lebanon, N.Y., age 52 yr., m. Laura A. BOWEN, 1854, dau. of C.M. BOWEN.

BEACH, Arthur T., Birdsall, N.Y., m. Flora KELLOGG, Caneadea, N.Y., May 11, 1879, by Rev. J. Albert SMITH.

BRIGGS, Rossinah, d. Feb. 6, 1878, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

BROWN, Nelson M., d. Nov. 16, 1878, Bridgeport, Conn., b. Feb 13, 1828, Salisbury, Conn.

BUTTOLPH, Eliza, d. May 18, 1879, Walworth, N.Y., age 48 yr.

COLEMAN, James A., d. Mar. 30, 1879, Phila., age 48 yr.

DECKER, Sarah A., d. Apr. 5, 1879, Birmingham, Pa., age 41 yr., m. A.W. DECKER, dau. of Thomas JOHNSON.

ELDEN, Virginia E., d. Mar. 14, 1879, Williamsport, Pa., b. May 1, 1850, Bendersville, Adams Co., Pa., m. James ELDEN.

GARWOOD. Sarah E., d. May 1, 1879, b. Nov. 8, 1850.

HART, Francis Irving, d. May 10, 1879, Sarataoga Springs, N. Y., age 11 yr., son of J.S. & M. HART.

HOUGH, John, d. Mar. 27, 1879, Trenton, N.J., b. Nov. 21, 1821, Yardleyville, Pa., bro. of Mrs. Jacob HENDERSON.

KELLY, Nancy, d. Feb. 17, 1879, Renova, Clinton Co., Pa., age 72 yr.

LAWRENCE, Eliza, d. Mar. 21, 1879, Gansevoort, N.Y., age 65 yr., m. Harlow LAWRENCE.

LUNT, William S., d. Apr.24, 1879, Fostoria, Ohio, b. May 25, 1817, Mendon, N.Y., m. Phila BENEDICT, Mar. 19, 1840.

McCAULEY, Elizabeth, d. Apr. 25, 1879, Baltimore, b. Aug. 14, 1793, Cecil Co., Md., moth of J.A. McCAULEY.

McINDOE, David, d. Feb. 4, 1879, Windsor, Vt., b. Apr. 26, 1824, Newbury, Vt., m. Harriet S. YOUNGMAN, Dec. 1850.

McIVOR, Mary, d. Oct. 1, 1878, Newville, Pa., b. Jan. 15, 1805, age 73 yr.

MASON, W.H., d. Apr. 29, 1879, Harford Co., Md. M.E. South minister.

MAXWELL, Harriet J., d. Mar. 27, 1879, Mt. Hope, Mo., age 37 yr., m. A.L. MAXWELL, dau of R. BROWN, typhomalarial fever

MURRAY, William M., d. Apr. 25, 1879, Benezette, Elk Co., Pa. age 52 yr.

OLIVER, Amelia M., d. Feb. 19, 1879, Beach Pond, age 15 yr., dau. of J.A. & E.B. OLIVER, pneumonia.

PEER, Jacob, d. Apr. 18, 1879, Rockaway, N.J., b. Oct. 1804, Danville, N.J.

PIORRY, Pierre Adolphe, d. May 29, 1879, Paris, France, Fren. medical writer.

PITTMAN, Mary Ann, d. Feb. 18, 1879, Vincentown, N.J., b. Jun. 15, 1811, Orange Co., Va.

POTTER, Emory, d. May 16, 1879, Walworth, N.Y., b. Marion, N.Y., age 76 yr., m. Lydia HALL, 1832, d. 1844, m. Maria WILSON, 1846, fath. of D.S. POTTER, Lydia SANFORD.

RICHARDS, John, d. Apr. 1, 1879, Seneca Co., Ohio, b. Dec. 18, 1795, Union Co., Pa., m. Susannah WILBUR, 1823.

ROSSER, Christiana E., d. May 1879, Petersburgh, Va., age 86 yr., moth. of Leo ROSSER, M.E. South S.S. teacher & worker

RYALLS, Charlotte, d. Mar. 10, 1879, Gansevoort, N.Y., age 46 yr., m. William RYALLS.

SAYERS, William, d. May 4, 1879, York, Pa., b. Jun. 6, 1801, Pennington, N.J., age 77 yr.

SMITH, George F., d. Apr, 22, 1879, North Liberty, Ind., b. Jul. 6, 1802, N.Y. state, m. Mary LANNING, Dec. 18, 1827.

SMITH, Mary, d. Feb. 19, 1879, Asbury, N.J., age 82 yr.

SMYSER, Elizabeth, d. Apr. 30, 1879, York, Pa., age 74 yr., m M.L. SMYSER.

STOKES, Ann Maria, d. Nov. 28, 1878, Philadelphia.

VAN VALKENBURG, I.D.F., Corinth, N.Y., m. Ida GRANTIER, Argusville, N.Y., May 21, 1879, by Rev. L. JONES.

WRIGHT, John W., d. Muncy, Pa., b. Chambersburgh, Pa., age 59 yr., m. Anna M. GRIER, step-dau. of John BOWMAN, dentist.

YOUNG, Ruggles B., d. Apr. 24, 1879, Crown Point, Ind., b. Dec. 13, 1803, Willesburgh, Pa., age 75 yr., 2nd m. Eliza JUSTUS.

 

June 12, 1879

ALFORD, Lydia C., d. Oct. 15, 1878, Mooers, Clinton Co., N.Y., age 18 yr., dau. of R.C. & Mary C. ALFORD.

BELL, James, d. May 31, 1879, London, Canada, age 69 yr., Canadian Meth. minister.

BISHOP, Caroline H., d. Winter, 1879, Cambridge, N.Y.

CHANDLER, Ida M., d. Nov. 24, 1878, Mooers, N.Y., age 23 yr., dau. of Joel CHANDLER.

CHUBB, Harry Withers, London, Eng., m. Fanny Emory

CROOKS, Peekskill, N.Y., May, 1879, by Rev. G.R. CROOKS, fath. of bride.

COLE, Sherman, d. Apr. 28, 1879, Norwalk, Conn., b. Wilton, Conn. age 75 yr.

COLEMAN, William, d. May 30, 1879, Canada, Can. Meth. minister.

COWLES, Harriet Steele, d. May 12, 1879, North Geneva, Wisc., b. Jun. 1795, Bethlehem, Conn., age 84 yr., m. Seth COWLES, Nov. 20, 1815, moth. of John A. COWLES.

DAVIS, Matthew G., d. May 12, 1879, Middleford, Dela., b. Dec. 2, 1806, paralysis.

DEAN, Margaret, d. Winter, 1879, White Creek, N.Y., paralysis.

EBERHARDT, Albert Henry, N.J. conf., m. Lizzie Champion SHEPPARD, Tuckanoe, N.J., May 28, 1879, by Rev. William S. ZANE.

ELLIS, Eliza, d. Nov. 20, 1878, Clinton, Mich., b. Apr. 17, 1803, Otsego Co., N.Y., m. Simeon ELLIS, Nov. 14, 1822.

HEARICH, Thomas E., d. May 15, 1879, Brockwayville, Pa., age 71 yr.

HECKARD, Tobias T., d. May 26, 1879, Georgetown, Pa., b. Apr. 12, 1847, Northland Co., Pa.

HILDRETH, John T., d. Apr. 21, 1879, Brooklyn, b. Jul. 18, 1801, Newburgh, N.Y., fath. d. Jan. 1, 1814, raised by Dr. BLOOD, vet. of War of 1812.

HORNER, David, Chicago, m. Mary PALMER, Chicago, May 16, 1879, by Rev. W.F. CRAFTS.

LONG, Carroll S., Ashville, N.C., m. Flora I. SMITH, Canton, N.Y., Jun. 3, 1879, by Rev. W.C. SMITH, fath. of bride.

MAHON, William, d. May 24, 1879, East Saginaw, Mich., fath. of Mrs. WYCKOFF, Civil War chaplain.

MERRILL, Martha E., d. Fall, 1878, Ash Grove, N.Y., teacher, consumption.

NEASKERN, Barney, d. May 17, 1879, Sauquoit, N.Y., b. May 17, 1815, Schoharie Co., N.Y., age 64 yr.

NEWTON, Levi B., d. Apr. 24, 1879, Camden, N.J., b. Feb. 1819 Medford, N.J., employee of J.B. Lippincott Pub. at Phila.

RACE, Hannah McLane, d. Mar. 19, 1879, Waupuh, Wisc., b. Nov. 17, 1801, Columbia Co., N.Y., m. David RACE, Dec. 30, 1821, moth. of Mrs Charles COOK, d. May 16, 1879.

ROBERTS, Edward, d. Apr. 14, 1879, Eagle Mills, Rensselaer Co., N.Y., b. Jun. 24, 1811, Eagle Mills, Rensselaer Co., N.Y.

RUSHMORE, Edwin C., Hempstead, L.I., m. Mary Ella HAFF, Hempstead, L.I., Jun. 4, 1879, by Rev. C.E. MILLER, fath. of bride Benjamin A. HAFF.

SIMPERS, Robert N., Phila., m. Clara W. LEHMAN, Norristown, Pa., Jun. 3, 1879, by Rev. T.W. SIMPERS, fath. of groom, assisted by Rev. A.H. WEDDELL, fath. of bride Henry LEHMAN.

SUTTON, W., d. May 24, 1879, Drummondville, Canada, Can. Meth. minister.

TYACK, W.D., d. May 20, 1879, Waterloo Circuit, Eng., age 57 yr., Wesleyan minister of Eng.

 

June 19, 1879

ADAMS, Aaron, d. Apr. 26, 1879, Rome, N.Y., b. Jun. 22, 1796, Steuben, Oneida Co., N.Y., age 83 yr.

BACKUS, Waldo D., Franklin, N.Y., m. Addie M. GEORGIA, Croton Dela. Co., N.Y., Jun. 3, 1879, by Rev. P.N. CHASE, fath of bride David GEORGIA.

BATES, Alexander, d. Jun. 7, 1879, Pittsburgh, Pa., prominent layman.

CARPENTER, Mary, d. May, 14, 1879, Marilla, N.Y., b. Aug. 12, 1822, Rock Hill, Pa., m. Copeland CARPENTER, 1846, dau. of Henry & Susan DURSTINE.

COOPER, Ann, d. May 11, 1879, Turnersville, N.J., age 82 yr.

CRANMER, William E., Hamilton Twp, Mercer Co., N.J., m. Martha A. LIPPINCOTT, North Crosswicks, N.J., Mar. 30, 1879, by Rev. W.E. GREENBANK.

CRAWFORD, Lydia Sherman, d. spring, 1879, Milford, Mich., b. Nov. 2, 1819, Wall Twp, Monmouth Co., N.J., age 61 yr., m. John CRAWFORD, 1841.

DAY, Edward M., d. Spring, 1879, Brussels, Belguim, b. N.J., master of U.S. Navy.

HAMELL, May, d. Apr. 18, 1879, Fallston, Harford Co., Md., b. Ireland, age 102 yr.

HOAG, William H., Bordentown, N.J., m. Millie A. NOSTRAND, Brooklyn, Jun. 12, 1879, by Rev. J.O. PECK, assisted by Rev. J.S. CHADWICK, father of bride Lewis P. NOSTRAND.

HOWE, Robert E., d. May 21, 1879, Sycamore, Pa., b. Aug. 1825, Elba, N.Y., age 54 yr., m. Mary G. LENT, 1850, son of Phineas & Ruth HOWE, father of Ella HOWE, Willie HOWE, Eddie HOWE, physician.

IRWIN, Joseph W., Evansville, Ind., m. Stella Idaletta MATHER, Fostoria, Ohio, May 28, 1879, by Rev. D.D. MATHER, fath. of bride.

McKILLIP, William B., Burlington, Vt., m. Susie M. BROWN, N. Y. conf., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. T.A. GRIFFIN, father of bride S.D. BROWN.

MILLS, Morton L., North Franklin, Conn., m. Louise F. PAYNE, Croton, Dela. Co., N.Y., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. P.N. CHASE, father of bride Albert PAYNE.

OLMSTEAD, L.G., Moreau, Saratoga Co., N.Y., m. Fannie CHASE, Easton, Washington Co., N.Y., Jun. 11, 1879, by Rev. A. EATON, bro.-in-law of bride, father of bride Samuel CHASE.

ROBINSON, R.L., Genessee Conf., N.Y., m. Ella Rena WILTSE, Clarence, N.Y., Jun. 4, 1879, by Rev. W.C. HUNTINGTON, assisted by Rev. C.S. BAKER.

STEVENSON, Evan, d. Jan. 13, 1879, Fowler, Ind., b. Georgetown, Ky., age 76 ysr.

THOMPSON, Elizabeth, d. Apr. 30, 1879, N.Y.C., age 88 yr.

WILSON, James, d. Jun. 9, 1879, East Ohio conf., age 79 yr., father of William H. WILSON, W.J. WILSON, C.V. WILSON.

 

June 26, 1879

ADAMS, Willie, d. Jun. 26, 1879, Saugerties, N.Y., age 12 yr. son of L.B. ADAMS, ate poisoned candy.

AYRES, John, d. Jun. 19, 1879, Hartford, hydrophobic convul sions.

BOGGS, Harry, Balt. conf., m. Theresa BADGELY, Warren Co., N.J., m. May 28, 1879, by Rev. A.J. GILL, assisted by Rev. VAN CLEVE.

BURLEY, Roxanna, d. May 18, 1879, Tuckahoe, N.J., age 70 yr.

DILKS, James B., N.Y.C., m. Jennie M. FARLEY, Pennington, N.J., June, 18, 1879, by Rev. Henry B. CHAPIN, assisted by Rev. Henry BELTING, fath. of bride William FARLEY.

DOUGHTY, B.F., d. Jun. 8, 1879, Sturgis, Mich., age 54 yr., son-in-law of Loring GRANT, chaplain in Civil War.

DOYLE, Thomas, d. Jun. 1879, London, Eng., 80 yr., one of oldest & prominent of Eng. Catholic missionaries.

EASTON, William, d. Jun. 13, 1879, Octoraro, Pa., paralysis.

FLEENOR, James, d. Jun. 9, 1879, Dayton, Ohio, age 39 yr., U.B. minister.

FOX, Tilbury, d. Jun. 1879, London, age 43 yr., physician, specialist of skin diseases.

HARLOW, Elizabeth J. Bush, d. Milford Mich., b. Greece, Monroe Co., N.Y., age 51 y4., m. Benjamin HARLOW.

HOAG, William H., N.J. conf., m. Millie NOSTRAND, Brooklyn, Jun. 12, 1879, by Rev. J.O. PECK., father of bride Lewis P. NOSTRAND.

INGLING, John H., m. Mary C. ADAMS, May 15, 1879, at Columbus, N.J., by Rev. M.C. STOKES, father of bride Daniel ADAMS.

IVES, Frederick E., Phila., m. Mary E. OLMSTEAD, Milford, Jun. 15, 1879, by Rev. D.C. OLMSTEAD, father of bride.

KETCHAM, Catharine, d. May 24, 1879, Harris Hill, N.J., age 84 yr., m. John KETCHAM.

KYNOR, S.D., Dover, N.J., m. Miss R.R. DAILEY, Spring Valley, N.Y., Jun. 19, 1879, by Rev. J.P. DAILEY.

LAND, Sarah, d. Jan. 27, 1879, Cohoes, N.Y., age 67 yr., m. John LAND.

McKELVEY, Henry, Silverton, N.J., m. Ella Florence APPLEGATE, Center Grove, N.J., May 18, 1879, by Rev. A.H. EBERHARDT.

MEEKS, James, d. Nov. 6, 1878, North Highlands, N.Y., age 64 yr., paralysis.

MOORE, W.M.D., d. Jun. 1, 1879, N. Car. conf., M.E. South minister.

PARKER, Levi, d. Jan. 6, 1879, Albany, N.Y., age 82 yr., father of Mrs. B. REDFORD.

RICKEY, Andrew, d. May 13, 1879, Brooklyn, b. Mar. 5, 1804, Sanford, Dela. Co., Ind., age 75 yr.

SAMMIS, Joel, d. Apr. 16, 1879, New York City, b. May 7, 1815, Huntingdon, L.I., age 64 yr.

SOVEREIGN, Jane C., d. Jun. 8, 1879, Germantown, Pa., m. Thomas SOVEREIGN.

TICHENOR, William, N.Y.C., m. Fanny ARTHUR, N.Y.C., Jun. 18, 1879, by Rev. D. LULL.

TIMANUS, John T., d. Jun. 14, 1879, Baltimore, bro.-in-law of D.H. CARROLL.

TYRELL, William, d. Mar. 24, 1879, Newcastle, Australia, age 72 yr., Australian Meth. minister.

VAN PELT, Maria E. Abbott, d. Brunswick, Me., age 31 yr., m. A. VAN PELT.