Short Birth, Marriage & Death Notices

for 1881

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1881 MARRIAGES 

ANDERSON – VAIL  - At the home of the bride, in this village, on Tuesday, August 16, 1881, by Rev. W. R. BENHAM, Mr. Wm. H. ANDERSON of Erie, Pa., and Mrs. Susan A. VAIL. 

CASE – COLE – In Phelps, Sunday evening, March 20, 1881, by Rev. L. BAILEY, Beach M. CASE and Mrs. Emma COLE, both of Phelps. 

CHASE –MEENS – In Gorham at the parsonage, by the Rev. E. S. LAWRLE, March 24, 1881, Mr. Frank N. CHASE of Gorham, and Miss Emma S. MEENS of Reed’s Corners.   

ELLIS - DILLON  - In Canandaigua, Sept 15th, 1881,  Mr. Walter H. ELLIS and Miss Grace M. DILLON, both of Canandaigua. (The Ontario Messenger,  Canandaigua, NY    Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

ELWELL – WILCOX – At the M. E. parsonage in Naples, August 7, 1881, by Rev. C. G. LOWELL, Mr. W. H. ELWELL of Middlesex, NY and Miss J. F. WILCOX, of South Bristol, NY   

FORD - NOONAN - At Canandaigua, Jan 13, 1881, Mr. Thomas FORD of Elmira, NY and Miss Bridget NOONAN of Canandaigua.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881) (bit longer article)

HOWELL - JACKSON -  In Canandaigua, Sept 13th, 1881,  Mr. Charles N. HOWELL of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Miss Phebe I. JACKSON, of Canandaigua.  (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

JOHNSTON - KING - In this village, at the residence of the bride's uncle, Dr. MURRAY, on Wednesday, May 25, 1881,by Rev. George C. CURTIS, D.D, Mr. D. S. B. JOHNSON of St. Paul, Minn. and Miss Mary J. KING of Canandaigua.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

KELLEY - DEVINE - In Manchester, by N. K. COLE, Esq, May 16, 1881, Mr. Edmund KELLEY of Manchester to Miss Margaret DEVINE of Canandaigua.    (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

MC FEGGAN - MAGGS - In Canandaigua, Sept 15th, 1881, Mr. G. Gary MC GAGGAN and Miss H. Anna MAGGS, both of Canandaigua.   (The Ontario Messenger,     Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

MURRAY - KELSEY - In this village, at the home of the bride, on Tuesday, May 17, 1881, by Rev. George C. Curtis, D.D., Mr. Henry C. MURRAY and Miss Edith F. KELSEY, both of Canandaigua.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

PADGHAM - HAYNES - At Macedon, Jan 10, 1881, James C. PADGHAM of Farmington, and Miss Carrie A. HAYNES of Macedon.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

PEARSON – MEENS – In Gorham at the parsonage, by the Rev. E. S. LAWRLE, March 24, 1881, Mr. William PEARSON of Rockford, Kent Co., Mich., and Miss Libbie MEENS of Reeds Corners. 

PIERCE - HUNN - In Canandaigua, Feb 22, 1881, by the Rev. J. F. GATES, Mr. William PIERCE of Bristol and Miss Eliza HUNN of Canandaigua.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thursday, Mar 3, 1881)

SCOTT - BERRY - In Gorham, at the Baptist parsonage, Sunday, May 29, 1881, by Rev. F. E. ARNOLD, Mr. Joseph B. SCOTT and Mary D. BERRY, both of Seneca, Ontario Co., NY   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

SERVOSS – SPRAGUE – In Palmyra, March 23, by Rev. Addison PARKER, MR. Russell A. SERVOSS of Macedon, and Miss Arabella SPRAGUE of Farmington. (1881) 

SPANGLE – GIFFORD – At the home of the bride’s parents in this town, on Tuesday March 29, 1881, by Rev. W. R. BENHAM, Mr. Edward D. SPANGLE and Miss Matilda GIFFORD, all of Canandaigua.  

SWEET - HALSTED - In Phelps, Wed, Jan 12, 1881, by Rev. L. BAILEY, John W. SWEET of Aurelius, Mich. and Mrs. Charlotte A. HALSTED of Phelps.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

TROUTMAN - HOWARD - In Geneva, Jan 8, 1881, by C. WALKER Jr., Esq., Mr. James TROUTMAN and Miss Lucy HOWARD, both of Seneca Falls.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

WEBSTER - FARWELL - At Oak's Corners, on the 16th inst., (May 16, 1881)by Rev., David Moore, D.D., Mr. Arthur E. WEBSTER to Miss Jennie M. FARWELL.    (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881) 

1881 DEATHS 

AMSBURY - In Geneva, May 10, 1881, of cancer, Thomas W. AMSBURY, an official of the Syracuse, Geneva & Corning R.R., aged 66 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

ARCHER - In Hopewell, Sept 9. 1881, Harriet W. ARCHER, aged 74 years.  (The Ontario Messenger,  Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

ARNOLD - At Ovid Asylum, April 30, 1881, William ARNOLD of Richmond, aged 65 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

BEARD - In New Orleans, March 29th, 1881, Philadelphia Stuart MENTEATH, wife of Dr. C. BEARD and sister of James MENTEATH, of this town in her 42nd ? year.   

BENNETT - In Gorham, September 13th, 1881, Frank BENNETT, aged 14 years, 3 months, 14 days.  (The Ontario Messenger,  Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

BRACE – In Farmington, August 6, 1881, Mrs. Elizabeth BRACE, aged 96 years. 

BROCKLEBANK - In New York City, March 21, 1881, Caroline MAUGH, wife of John W. BROCKLEBANK, aged 51 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Mar 31, 1881)  [another local paper had aged 57 and maiden name as WAUGH)

CAMPION - An Xenia, Ohio, Monday, May 2, 1881, John CAMPION, aged 85? years and 6 months, formerly of Geneva.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

DAY - In Geneva, on the 12th inst., James DAY, aged 66 years.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

DEMMING - In Geneva, May 10, 1881, after a brief illness, Sarah V., wife of S. Platt DEMMING, aged 58 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

DONOVAN - In Canandaigua, Jan 14, 1881, Sarah DONOVAN, aged 61 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

DORCHESTER – In Geneva, on Friday evening, March 25th, Sarah A., wife of Dr. E. DORCHESTER, aged 48 years. (1881) 

DOX – At Geneva, on the 25th inst., Adelaide, wife of Henry D., DOX, aged 37 years and 9 months. (1881) 

DUNN - In this village on the 12th inst., of consumption, James DUNN, in the 20th year of his age. (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

ELLICK – In Middlesex, on Monday, March 14, 1881, Clarence O., infant son of Wm. And Cora ELLICK, aged 5 months. 

ELLIS - In Canandaigua, May 9, 1881, Minerva C. ELLIS, wife of Charles B., aged 33 years. Funeral from her late residence, No. 19 Railroad Avenue, Friday, the 13th inst., at 2 o'clock pm.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

FOSTER – In Middlesex, March 20, 1881, of dropsy of the heart, Martin FOSTER, aged 77 years. 

GRANBY - In Naples, May 5th, 1881, Mrs. Alice E. GRANBY, wife of G. R. GRANBY, aged 35 years, 6 months and 17 days.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  12, 1881)

GREEN – At his home in Middlesex, Yates county, on Thursday, March 17, 1881, Ira H. GREEN, aged 41 years, 11 months and 11 days. 

HALSEY - In Geneva, on the 12th inst., Mr. Edward B. HALSEY, in the 71st year of his age.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

HANLON - In Clifton Springs, Jan 7, 1881, Peter, infant son of Jerry and Catherine HANLON, aged 5 months.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

HOOD - At Oak's Corners, May 13, 1881, Sarah N., wife of H. A. HOOD, aged 46 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

JANSEN - In this village, May 8, 1881, Arentje JENSEN, daughter of the late Garret J. JANSEN, aged 44 years, 1 month and 18 days.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

KENNEDY – In Honeoye, on Sunday, March 20, Wm. KENNEDY, aged 50 years.(1881)   

KENNELLY - In Canandaigua, September 16th, 1881, Patrick KENNELLY, aged 9 months. (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

KILLIPPS - In Canandaigua, Sept 15th, 1881, Jane KILLIPPS, aged 55 years.  (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

KIMBLE - In Hopewell, Sep 14th, 1881, Albert Edward, only child of George W., & Elizabeth KIMBLE, aged 1 year, 4 months. (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

KING – In Orleans, Thursday, March 17, 1881, infant child of Jerome H. KING.   

LEWIS - At his home in Hopewell, September 13th, 1881, John LEWIS, aged 64 years and 9 months. (The Ontario Messenger, Canandaigua, NY  Thurs, Sept 22, 1881) 

MACOMBER – In Clifton Springs, August 6, 1881, of consumption, Ella, wife of Harmon MACOMBER, aged 22 years. 

MINER - In Goodland, Ind., May 18, 1881, Rev. H. MINER, formerly of Manchester, aged 82 years.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

MOON - At Stanley, on the 11th inst., Vilora, wife of William MOON, aged 21 years.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

MOTT - In Cheshire, May 30, 1881, Jerusha MOTT, relict of the late Ebenezer MOTT, aged 68 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

MULHOLLAND – In Geneva, on Thursday, the 28th ult., Sadie, youngest daughter of Bernard MULHOLLAND, aged 4 years, 2 months; and on Friday, the 29th, Mary, aged 14 years, 13 days. (1881) 

NOTTINGHAM - In Phelps, Sunday, May 1, 1881, D. B. NOTTINGHAM, aged 49 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

PERKINS - At Seneca on Monday morning, Jan 10, 1881, William PERKINS, aged 77 years.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

PICKETT – In Gorham, on Sunday evening, March 27, 1881, Maria D., wife of David PICKETT, aged 77 years.   

QUALTER - In Canandaigua, on Tuesday, January 25th, Thomas QUALTER, aged 45 years. (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 27, 1881) (Ontario Co. Journal, Fri, Feb 4, 1881)

REED - In Bristol, May 28, 1881, Cora A., grand daughter of William A. REED, aged 3 months and 3 days.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

ROBERTS - In this village, May 29, 1881, Oliver ROBERTS, aged 85 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

ROBINSON - At Flint Creek, in Seneca, Sept 19th, 1881, Claude A., only child of Wesley D. and Emma J. ROBINSON, aged 1 year, 11 days.  (The Ontario Messenger, Canandaigua, NY  Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

SCOTT – In Phelps, on Sunday, March 20, 1881, Lewis, infant son of J. S. and Minnie SCOTT, aged 1 month.   

SEIGFRIED - In Phelps, Tuesday, May 3, 1881, Emma, daughter of Lawrence SEIGFRIED, aged 21 years.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

SMITH – In Gorham, on Sunday, August 14, 1881, Andrew SMITH, aged 53 years, 6 months and 24 days .

SMITH - In Manchester, Sept. 11, 1881, Leonard SMITH, aged 70 years.  (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

SOPER - In Brooklyn, on Wednesday, May 25, 1881, Ephraim SOPER, formerly of Geneva, aged 56 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

SPENCER -  In Flint, Mich., Sept 4th, 1881, Mrs. Symantha SPENCER, aged 81years.  (The Ontario Messenger,  Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

SPERRY - At Auburn, May 2, 1881, after a brief illness, Diana, wife of A. SPERRY, aged 65 years, for  many years a resident of Geneva.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

STARK - In Gorham, Sept 17, 1881, Anna, wife of Jedediah STARK, aged 74 years. (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

THAYER - In Skaneateles, May 19, 1881, Joel THAYER, formerly of Phelps, aged 69 years.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

THORPE - In Bristol, Sept 1st, 1881, little Gracie, infant daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Edgar THORPE, aged 5 months.  (The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

TIDMAN - In Iola, Kansas, Sunday, Sept 4th, 1881, Mrs. Eliza TIDMAN, wife of Henry TIDMAN, aged 62 years. The Ontario Messenger,   Thurs, Sept 22, 1881)

TOWLER - At Geneva, NY, on Monday, Jan 17, 1881, Madame Carolina, wife of Prof.. John TOWLER, MD, of Hobart College, aged 53 years and 7 months.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, Jan 20, 1881)

VANDENBERGH – In this village on Sunday morning, August 14, 1881, Etta Belle, daughter of Mrs. Philip S. VANDENBERGH, aged 4 years and 11 months.   

VAN DUYNE - In Phelps, May 26, 1881, Mrs. Sarah VAN DUYNE, wife of Abram, aged 58 years. (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

WELLS - In Victor, Ontario Co., May 9, 1881, Ida, daughter of Benjamin WELLS, aged 13 years and 11 months.   (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, June 2, 1881)

WHEDON – At Billsborrow (Whedon’s Corners) on Friday, March 25th, Alphonzo WHEDON, aged over 83 years. (1881) 

WISEWELL - At his residence in Naples, May 4, 1881, Henry F. WISEWELL, aged 74 years, and 8 months.  (Ontario Repository & Messenger, Thurs, May  1 2, 1881)

WOOD – In Middlesex, On Monday, March 14, 1881, Roswell T., infant son of Ashael and May WOOD, aged 4 months.

 

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