Historical Society of the United Methodist Church Genealogy Section

Christian Advocate New York Edition
January 1879 - December 1880
May 1880
Christian Advocate New York Edition - May 1880

May 6, 1880

BONSALL, Sarah, d. Apr. 12, 1880, Luthersburgh, Clearfield Co., Pa., age 29 yr.

CHOPPIN, Samuel, d. May 2, 1880, New Orleans, distinguished surgeon, pneumonia.

DERRICK, Thomas, d. Mar. 30, 1880, Sacramento, Calif., Canadian Methodist minister.

EBBET, Henry d. Mar. 31, 1880, Tiffin, O., b. Nov. 29, 1801 Uniontown, Fayette Co. Pa., m. Elizabeth A PHILLIPS, Uniontown, Pa., Nov. 9, 1830, bro. of John EBBET, son of George & Sarah EBBELT.

HURST, John, d. Apr. 12, 1880, Balt.

HUTCHINSON, Ann Elizabeth, d. Apr. 4, 1880, Lancaster, N.Y., m. T.M. HUTCHINSON, g.dau. of John & Catherine KETCHAM.

JOHNSTON, William M., Newark Conf., m. Anna WESTERVELT, Union, N.J., Apr. 28, 1880, by Rev. M.E. ELLISON, fath. of bride Daniel P. WESTERVELT.

RULISON, W.P., Jonesville, N.Y., m. Mrs. C.T.H. BROUGHTON, Essex, N.Y., Apr. 28, 1880, by Rev. E.J. GUERNSEY, fath. of bride John HOSKINS.

SAWYER, George, d. Apr. 12, 1880, N.Y.C., b. July 22, 1810, Potsdam, N.Y., brot. of John SAWYER, Mrs. Melissa WHITNEY, fath. of A.H. SAWYER, George C. SAWYER, U.S. asst. assessor under Internal Revenue laws.

VAN WYCK, William, d. Feb. 24, 1880, Newark, N.J., b. June 20, 1795, Fishkill, Dutchess Co., N.Y.

VINOY, Joseph, d. Apr. 1880, Grand Chancellor of Legion of Honor, France.


May 13, 1880

BERRY, T.S., d. Feb. 10, 1880, Indianola, Ia., pres. of Simpson College.

ESTES, W.P., Babylon, N.Y., m. Nellie F. HARDING, Brooklyn, May 4, 1880 by Rev. W.H. RUSSELL, assisted by Revs. J.O. PECK & W.T. HILL, fath. of bride J.C. HARDING.

ETHERIDGE, Alexander Mott, d. Feb. 20, 1880, Linden, N.J., age 10 yr., son of John A. & Julia V. Hall ETHERIDGE.

HARTT, Isaac M., Brooklyn, m. Sadie L. PHELPS, Brooklyn, May 5, 1880, by Rev. D. BUELL.

LAMB, Elizabeth S. Yeffres, d. Mar. 18, 1880, Covington, Wyoming Co., N.Y., age 83 yr., m. David S. ALVERSON, 1817, m. Hiram Long, bro.-in-law of J.B. ALVERSON, moth. of Mrs. Joseph HILLMAN,

McDONALD, Mary, d. May 4, 1880, Brooklyn, age 75 yr. moth. of Edgar McDONALD.

PORTER, Charles H., Yonkers, N.Y., m. Emma F. CLARK, Linden, N.J., Apr. 29, 1880 by Rev. C.M. EGGLESTON, assisted by Rev. G.B. WINANS.

SMUCKER, Solomon, Jr., Phila., m. Mary DeW. COOKMAN, Phila., Apr. 21, 1880, by Rev. John E. COOKMAN, fath. of bride James DeWAELE.

SWIFT, George A., Gardiner, Me., m. Eva A. RINES, Gardiner, Me., May 5, 1880, by Rev. George B. LINDSAY.


May 20, 1880

BASKERVILLE, H.C., m. Emma REEDS, Plattsburgh, N.Y., May 12, 1880, by Rev. H.H. MUNGER, fath. of bride William REED.

CHURCH, Sanford E., d. May 14, 1880, Albion, N.Y., Judge of State Court of Appeals, apoplexy.

FLETCHER, Charles, d. Apr. 20, 1880, Brooklyn, age 69 y.3m. 29d.

FOWLER, Lindley Hoffman, d. Apr. 19, 1880, N.Y.C., b. Mar. 12, 1842, N.Y.C., son of J.O. & Mary FOWLER.

HUBBELL, Hattie M., d. Apr. 28, 1880, Bridgeport, Conn, sis. of Nathan HUBBELL.

LYTLE, John W., Strasburgh, Pa., m. Martha YOUNG, Lancaster, Pa., May 13, 1880, by Rev. S.H.C. SMITH.

McKOWN, Daniel, Southport, Me., m. Augusta M. DECKER, Southport, Me., May 14, 1880 by Rev. George D. LINDSAY.

MITCHELL, Ellen B., d. May 7, 1880, Newburgh, N.Y., age 66y, 6m., m. John S. MITCHELL, apoplexy.


May 27, 1880

ALLEN, Charles, Jr., m. Virginia G. MOUNT, Navesink, N.J., May 5, 1880, by Rev. S.F. GASKILL.

AMES, Edward Raymond, d. Apr. 1879, Balt., b. May, 1806, Amesville, Athens Co., O.

CHENY, Mary, d. May 5, 1880, Morris Plains, N.Y., age 50 yr., m. Frank CHENY.

CURTISS, Ashbel, d. May 14, 1880, Stratford, Conn., age 86 yr., minister for 66 yr.

FOOTE, Henry S., d. May, 1880, New Orleans, ex-Gov. of Miss., supt. of U.S. mint, New Orleans.

GOODWIN, John R., d. May 3, 1880, East Ind. conf.

GORHAM, B. Weed, N.E. Iowa Conf., m. Mrs. Nellie M. DAVENPORT, East Randolph, N.Y., May 6, 1880, by Rev. J.T. EDWARDS.

HARLOW, S.A., m. Annie A. HARRIS, New York City, May 16, 1880., by Rev. HILL, par. of bride William S. & S.J. HARRIS.

HAVEN, Gilbert, d. Jan. 3, 1880, Malden, Mass., b. Sept. 19, 1821, Malden, Mass., son of Gilbert & Hanna Burrill HAVEN.

JANES, Edmund Storer, d. Sept. 18, 1875, b. Apr. 27, 1807, Sheffield, Mass., son of Benjamin JANES, bro. of Edwin L. JANES.

LAYTON, William A., Smithtown, L.I., m. Hattie E. JOHNSON, Flatlands, L.I., May 20, 1880, by Rev. S.F. JOHNSON, fath of bride.

NELSON, Reuben, d. between 1876-1880 general conferences, b. Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., N.Y., age 60 yr., educator.

NOON, Alfred, New Eng. conf., m. Jennie L. TAYLOR, Dunstable, Mass., May 18, 1880, by Rev. L. BRIGHAM.