Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

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

March 6. 1879

BEATTY, William F., New York City, m. Mery A MEREDITH, S.I., mar. 1, 1879, by Rev. B.T. ABBOTT.

COLLINS, Mary, d. Jan. 28, 1879, Leeds Point, N.J., age 87 yr paralysis.

CRONE, Sarah, d. Jan. 20, 1879, York Co., Pa., age 68 yr., moth. of L.S. CRONE.

ELSTON, Ellen, d. Dec. 26, 1878, Port Jervis, N.Y., age 48 yr., m. Lemuel E. ELSTON, typhoid fever.

FELTNER, James P., Va. conf., m. Ella FLEMING, Clark Co., Va. Feb. 25, 1879, by Rev. J.E. EVANS.

FINKEL, Mary J., d. Jan. 26, 1879, Yonkers, N.Y., age 23 yr., dau. of J. Walker JACKSON.

FISHER, Ebanezer, d. Feb. 1879, Canton, Conn., age 64 yr., Universalist minister, pres. of Canton Theo. school.

GALLAWAY, James H., d. Feb. 12, 1879, High Bridge, N.J., fath of W.S. GALLAWAY, S.P. GALLAWAY, E.H. GALLAWAY.

GOSS, Hannah, d. Dec. 24, 1878, West Fulton, Schoharie Co., N.Y., age 88 yr., broken hip.

HARRIS, George P. Otego, N.Y., m. Blanch DIXON, Morris, N.Y., Jan. 8, 1879, at home of William HARRIS, by Rev. J.N. LEE.

HOBSLEY, Sarah, d. Oct. 14, 1878, Windsor Locks, Conn., b. Sep. 16, 1811, Barton, Eng.

LEWIS, Charlotte K., d. Jan. 19, 1879, Cincinnati, age 77 yr. moth of Joseph T. LEWIS, Mrs. M.B. HAGANS.

MALLALEW, Joseph, Millington, Md., m. Sallie M. WARNER, Trappe, Talbot Co., Md., Feb. 26, 1879, by Rev. Charles HILL., fath. of bride, William WARNER.

METCALF, Louisa, d. Jan. 29, 1879, Hanover, Pa., b. Jan. 13, 1809, Genoa, N.Y., age 70 yr., m. W.R. METCALF.

MOYER, J.B., Lykens, Pa., m. Clara BRUBAKER, Millersburgh, Pa., Feb. 29, 1879, by Rev. J.M. HINSON.

NELSON, Reuben, d. Feb. 1879, fath. of Mrs. George S. BENNETT, agent of Meth. Bk. Concern.

OTHERMAN, Benjamin, d. Jan. 1879, New Eng. conf.

PINTLER, Peter J., d. Feb. 1879, White Lake, N.Y., age 108 yr., early sett. of Sullivan Co., N.Y.

PLOSS, Henry E., d. Jan. 13, 1879, Eminence, Schoharie Co., N.Y., age 62 yr., fath. of Mrs. W.H. MICKLE.

REID, S. Maggie, d. Dec. 22, 1878, Washington, D.C., m. B.G. W. REID.

SHELDON, John, Otego, N.Y., m. Flora M. HARRIS, Otego, N.Y., Jan. 8, 1879, at home of William HARRIS, by Rev. J.N. LEE.

SNYDER, William D., Sidney, Dela. Co., N.Y., m. Lizzie M. STRAIN, Sidney, Dela. Co., N.Y., Jan. 14, 1879, by Rev. J.N. LEE.

WALLACE, John T., m. Maggie A. McGEE, Fremont, N.Y. Feb. 26, 1879, by Rev. J. IRONS.

WHEDON, Charles A., d. Mar. 2, 1879, Jersey City, N.J., age 4y,4m., son of J.W. WHEDON.

 

March 13, 1879

BARNEY, Milton, d. Jan. 5, 1879, Scramento, Calif. b. 1796, Mass.

BENNETT, Lyman, d. Feb. 9, 1879, Troy, N.Y., b. summer, 1850, Ringe, N.Y., in collar business.

BOWMAN, Mrs. Bishop. d. Mar. 7, 1879, St. Louis, bur., Greencastle, Ind. moth. of Theodore G. BOWMAN.

CHAPMAN, William M., d. Feb. 19, 1879, Adel, Iowa, age 4 m. son of William CHAPMAN.

CHENEY, Lucille H. Green, d. Jan. 1879, Naintal, India, m. N. G. CHENEY, dau. of E. GREEN, N.J. Conf.,, med. miss. to India.

CLARK, Lovina B., d. Feb. 1879, El Dorado, Kansas, b. Mar. 11, 1830, Pleasantville, N.Y., hemmorage of lungs.

COCHRAN, Clarence, Linden, Mich., m. Sarah Cecelia HART, andover, N.J., Mar. 6, 1879, by Rev. A. CRAIG, fath of bride William H. HART.

COOK, Mary, d. Jan. or Feb. 21, 1879, Dodgeville, Wisc., b. Feb. 3, 1825, St. Joseph Co., Mich., m. Christopher COOK 1851.

CROOKER, John, d. 1878, Glen Cove, N.Y., age 86 yr.

DRYDEN, Joshua, d. Feb. 14, 1879, Baltimore, mayor of Balti.

EVERETT, Allen, Branchville, N.J., m. Lida ACKERMAN, Lafayette, N.J., Feb. 25, 1879, by Rev. T.D. FRAZEE.

FISH, Mary L., d. Feb. 1879, Katonah, N.Y., dau. of Ephraim KNOWLTON, sis. of Stephen KNOWLTON.

FISKE, Mrs. L.R., d. Feb. 24, 1879, Albion Coll., Mich., b. Scotland m.Dr. FISKE, 1852, dau. of Mrs. SPENCE, cou. of George M. McDONALD.

GARRETTSON, Mary, d. Mar. 6, 1879, Rhinebeck, N.Y., age 86 yr., dau of Freeborn GARRETTSON.

HA______, Edith M., d. Dec. 15, 1878, Half Moon, N.Y., dau of Wesley & Harriet HA_____.

HALL, Edward, d. Sep. 25, 1878, Cove, L.I., age 33 yr.

HORSFIELD, Robert W., d. Feb., 1879, Kansas conf., age 53 yr.

HORTON, H. Clark Johnson, m. Minnie WOOD, State Hill, Feb. 26, 1879, by Rev. I.W. COLE, unc. of groom, assisted by Rev. F.R. WEDLE.

HUMPHRIEYS, Joshua, d. Jan. 23, 1879, Somerset, Co., Md., b. 1801, Somerset Co., Md. age 78 yr. fath. of Richard HUMPHREYS.

JUMP, son, d. Feb. 28, 1879, Lansingburgh, N.Y., son of M.D. JUMP.

LANFARE, Romaine, Athens, N.Y., m. Emma J. WOOD, New York City, Mar. 5, 1879, by Rev. DEEMS.

METCALF, Louisa Parsons, d. Jan. 29, 1879, Hanover, Luzerne Co., Pa., age 70 yrs. m. Richard METCALF.

REILEY, son, d. Mar. 1879, Wheeling, W.Va., age 21 yr., son of J. McKendree REILEY.

VAN DENBURG, May King, d. Feb. 16, 1879, Ft. Edward, N.Y., b.Jul. 20, 1852, Newberry, Vt. m. Marvin W. VAN DENBURG, dau. of J.E. KING.

 

March 20, 1879

BARNETT, Eli, d. Dec. 10, 1879, New Haven, Conn., age 86 yr., oldest Meth. minister in Conn.

BRADLEY, J. Wharton, Phila. conf., m. Minnie R. ATKINSON, Washington, D.C., Mar. 11, 1879, by Rev. NAYLOR assisted by Rev. J.T. SATCHELL

CHAMBERS, Anna F. Dinsmore, d. Sep. 25, 1878, Lansingburgh, N.Y., age 36 yr., m. John M. CHAMBERS.

CLAYTON, Lewis, Annapolis, Md., m. Emma DASHIELL, Aannapolis, Md., Mar. 6, 1879, by Rev. John H. DASHIELL, fath of bride

ELSTON, John R., Otisville, Orange Co., N.Y., m. Carrie BUCHANAN, Sullivan Co., N.Y., Mar. 1, 1879, by Rev. W.F. De WITT, assisted by Rev. R.W. COPELAND.

FINCH, Alvah F., Binghampton, N.Y., m. Anna B. BRIGGS, Binghampton, N.Y., Jan. 6, 1879, by Rev. A.A. ARNOLD.

GREIFELDT, Mr. d. Feb. 19, 1879, Brooklyn, trichinosis. HATCH, Daniel, d. Mar. 14, 1879, Bridgeport, Conn., age 76 yr., fath. of D.B. HATCH, prominent banker.

HORN, Wilhelmina, d. Feb. 14, 1879, Brooklyn, trichinosis.

HUDSON, William, d. Jan. 18, 1879, Castleton, N.Y., age 38 yr., son of George HUDSON.

JOHNSON, Andrew, d. Mar. 12, 1879, Union Depot, Tenn., son of late Pres. JOHNSON.

MOSBY, Charles L., d. Mar. 13, 1879, Lynchburg, Va., age. 72 yr., prominent lawyer.

NORRIS, W.H., d. Oct. 19, 1878, Hempstead, L.I., b. 1801, Orono, Maine.

RICHARDSON, Cassius M., Willsboro, N.Y., m. Julia E. FORD, Monkton, Vt., Mar. 12, 1879, by Rev. S.S. FORD, fath of bride.

TIFFANY, Comfort, d. Mar. 15, 1879, Baltimore, age 81 yr., fath. of O.H. TIFFANY, prominent layman.

VAN SANT, Nicholas, Sr., d. Mar. 6, 1879, Lower Bank, Burlington Co., N.J., age 90y.4m., fath of James VAN SANT, Samuel VAN SANT, Nicholas VAN SANT, Jr., Isaac VAN SANT.

WEST, Almira, d. Jan. 19, 1879, Brooklyn, m. George E. WEST, dau. of John GILDER, sis. of J.L. GILDER.

 

March 27, 1879

BEEDE, Judith, d. Mar. 15, 1879, Tamworth, N.H., age 102y,13d

BENNETT, Mary Ann, d. Dec. 2, 1878, Lewisburg, Pa., b. Mar. 9, 1808, Northumberland, Pa., m. Peter BENNETT, 1832.

CASTLE, Henry, d. Dec. 11, 1878, Middletown, Md., b. Dec. 27, 1812, age 66 yr.

COMBES, Hamilton Jay, m. Ella GRINSTEAD, Feb. 13, 1879, in Manhassett, L.I., by Rev. W.H. MICKLE, fath of bride David GRIMSTEAD.

COOPER, Abigail, d. Aug. 9, 1878, Haverstraw, N.Y., age 85 yr.

DUNLAP, James L., Downington, Pa., m. Mary R. WHITE, East Whiteland, Pa., Feb. 19, 1879, by Rev. W.W. WISEGARVER.

FOSTER, George C., d. Mar. 19, 1879, Burlington, Vt., U.S. Marshall for Vt., Civil War vet.

GARRETTSON, Mary R., d. Mar. 6, 1879, Rhinebeck, N.Y., b. Sep. 8, 1794, Rhinebeck, N.Y., age 85 yr., dau. of Freeborn & Catharine Livingston GARRETTSON, fath. d. in 1827, moth. d. Jul. 1849, moth. the dau. of Robert R. LIVINGSTON, moth. the sis. of Chancellor LIVINGSTON, Edward LIVINGSTON.

GILES, William Fell, d. Mar. 21, 1879, Baltimore, judge of U.S. dist. court in Md.

HORSLEY, Sarah, d. Oct. 14, 1878, Windsor Locks, Conn., b. Aug. 16, 1811, Eng.

LEAVEL, George C., d. Feb. 4, 1879, Fla. Conf.

McALLISTER, Thomas, d. Mar. 20, 1879, Brooklyn, b. Ireland, age 50 yr., bro. of William

McALLISTER, Alexander McALLITER, unc. of William H. McaLLISTER, physician, heart disease.

MASON, Charles Henry, d. Mar. 3, 1879, Spring Valley, N.Y., age 7 yr., son of F.A. & Julia A. MASON.

MOSHIER, Henry, d. Nov. 30, 1878, Oneonta, N.Y., age 74 yr.

PHELPS, Jessie L. d. Feb. 24, 1879, Brandon, Vt., age 2y.5d., dau. of C.R. & L.F. PHELPS.

POWELL, Lydia, d. Mar. 2, 1879, age 83 yr.,1st m. B.B. FISK, 1830, 2nd m. Elder POWELL, founder of Madison Univ., moth. of Clinton B. FISK.

SIMPSON, William A., d. Nov. 24, 1878, Phila., b. Sep. 19, 1815, Eng, age 63 yr., m. Elizabeth MITCHELL, Sep. 19, 1837, layman, politician.

SPRETER, A.J., Orlean, N.Y., m. Maude M. LAWRENCE, Brooklyn, Mar. 12, 1879, by Rev. WATSON, bro.-in-law of bride, fath. of bride James LAWRENCE.

USHER, Asenath Ann Noble, d. Oct. 31, 1878, Cawker City, Kans., age 45 yr., m. Bloomfield USHER.

WATSON, G.S. Genessee Conf., N.Y., m. L. Anne RANDOLPH, Rocchester, N.Y., Mar. 18, 1879, by Rev. L.F. CONGDON, assisted by Rev. R.V. Charles EDDY, moth. of bride Mrs. William B. BAKER.

WIDNEY, Ida DeGraw, d. Feb. 10, 1879, Los Angeles, m. J.P. WIDNEY, dau. of Samuel B. TUTHILL, Brooklyn.

WINGATE, W.M., d. Mar. 21, 1879, Wake Forest, N.C., age 51 yr., pres. of Wake Forest Coll.