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COLE - CONNELL
born Canada April 1838. Franklin
died June 17, 1913 Canandaigua, New York,
at 75 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL
- The death of Franklin Cole, aged 75 years, occurred at his home
on Saltonstall Street on Monday night. Besides
his wife he leaves one son, Herbert Cole of Hopewell, and a daughter, Mrs.
Mattie Bird of Academy. Rev.
DeWitt S. Hooker officiated at the funeral services on Wednesday. Interment
was in Woodlawn Cemetery. His
body was interred 1913 Canandaigua, New
York, Woodlawn Cemetery.
who was born Canada May 21, 1848.
Joanna was the daughter of John Goldsmith
and Audrey Tuttle. Joanna
died April 11, 1920 Canandaigua, New
York, at 71 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Fri.
April 16, 1920 PAGE
- Mrs. Joanna Cole, aged 71
years, passed away at her home on Bristol Street, on Sunday following a long
illness. She leaves one son, Herbert Cole, of Hopewell, one daughter, Mrs.
Curtis Burd, of Academy, one brother, George C. Goldsmith, of Rochester, and
one sister, Mrs. Eliza Burd of Academy. Rev. Livingston L. Taylor
officiated at the funeral services on Tuesday. Interment in Woodlawn.
body was interred 1920 Canandaigua, New
York, Woodlawn Cemetery.
was born in Picton, Prince Edward Co., Canada March 19, 1871.
died 1953 at 82 years of age.
body was interred 1953 Canandaigua, New
York, Woodlawn Cemetery. Section
Canandaigua, New York, August 24, 1898.[i]
City Clerk office record number 991.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL Fri. August 20, 1948
Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Cole, Chapin, Married 50 Years
and Mrs. Herbert S. Cole, well known residents of Chapin, will celebrate
their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday at their home. A large group of friends
are expected to greet the couple during an open house in the afternoon. Mr.
and Mrs. Cole were married at the Methodist parsonage in Canandaigua on
August 24, 1898, by Rev. D. D. Campbell, pastor of the church. Miss
Helen VanGelder, now Mrs. Arthur Andrews, was her sister's attendant.
Albert H. Winter was best man.
Cole was the former Miss Mary E. VanGelder, member of an old pioneer
Ontario county family. Her father was George B. VanGelder, son of Alfred
and Mary Jane VanGelder, pioneer settlers in the Chapin area. Mr. and
Mrs. Cole have spent their whole lives in the vicinity of Chapin. They have
three children, Mrs. Madeline Hathaway, who resides at home, Mrs. Arthur
Middlebrook, Chapin Street, Canandaigua, and George D. Cole of
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL August
Canandaigua, August 24, 1898, Herbert C. Cole and Miss Marguerite VanGelder,
both of Canandaigua.
Elizabeth VanGelder -
was born in Richmond, New York July 08,
1880. Mary was the
daughter of George Byron VanGelder
and Elizabeth Ann Wheatley. Mary
died October 11, 1960 Canandaigua, New
York, at 80 years of age.
DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE October 12, 1960
- An 80 year old Chapin woman died suddenly at 5 PM yesterday
of a heart attack while riding in a car with her daughter on Main Street here.
Mrs. Mary E. Cole was taken to Thompson Memorial Hospital but was
pronounced dead on arrival. She was a lifelong resident of the area. Mrs.
Cole was riding with her daughter, Mrs. Murray Hathaway of Chapin,
with whom she had resided. Mrs.
Cole was the widow of Herbert S. Cole who died here in 1952.
born in Canandaigua on July 8, 1880, a daughter of George and Elizabeth
Wheatley VanGelder. She was a member of Manchester Methodist Church and the
Surviving besides Mrs. Hathaway is another daughter, Mrs. Arthur Middlebrook of Canandaigua, and one son, George Cole of Clifton Springs, also a brother, Louis VanGelder, and a sister, Mrs. Arthur Andrews, both of Canandaigua, three grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Funeral arrangements were incomplete last night.
Mrs. Herbert T. Cole
Elizabeth Cole, 80, died unexpectedly Tuesday afternoon while riding in a
car on Main Street with her daughter, Mrs. Murray Hathaway of Chapin with
whom she lived. She was taken to Thompson Hospital but was pronounced dead on
arrival. A lifelong resident of
this area, she was born in the town of Richmond, July 8, 1880, a daughter of the
late George and Elizabeth Wheatley VanGelder.
She was the
widow of Herbert S. Cole, who died in 1952. She was a member of the
Manchester Methodist Church, the Women's Benefit Corps, the Community Garden
Club, and Pioneer Club.
She is survived
by two daughters, Mrs. Hathaway and Mrs. Arthur Middlebrook of
Canandaigua, a son, George D. Cole of Clifton Springs, two brothers,
Louis VanGelder and David VanGelder, and a sister, Mrs. Arthur Andrews,
all of Canandaigua RD, three grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
body was interred 1960 Canandaigua, New
York, Woodlawn Cemetery.
was born Hopewell, New York April 09, 1901.
August 1968 Clifton Springs, New York, at 67 years of age
Irma Alice Witter
New York, October 07, 1922.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Friday October 13, 1922
D. Cole and Miss Irma Alice Witter, both of this city, were married at the
Methodist parsonage, Main Street North, on Saturday afternoon, Rev. Stephen
S. Pratt performed the ceremony. They were attended by Mr. and Mrs.
Arthur C. Middlebrook, of Canandaigua. Mr. and Mrs. Cole are residing
was born July 22, 1903. Irma
1982 Shortsville, New York, at 79 years of age.
was born Canandaigua, New York February 23, 1903.[i]
11, 2001 Canandaigua, New York, at 98 years of age.
City Clerk office record number 1973.
Loving Mother and Grandma CANANDAIGUA, NY
Bertha C. Middlebrook of Chapin Street, passed away May
11, 2001 at F. F. Thompson Hospital. She
was 98. She was a lifelong resident
of Canandaigua and a graduate of Shortsville High School. Bertha was employed at
I. Miller Corset Company in Canandaigua and she was a machine operator for Lewis
VanGelder. She was a loving grandma for many newborns and small children
and worked for many families in the Canandaigua area. Bertha was a member of the Shortsville Rebekah Lodge
for more than 50 years, and a member of the United Church since 1932.
is survived by a daughter, Jean E. Middlebrook of Canandaigua, Beacher
children, Roy, Nancy and Ross Beacher of Canandaigua, Douglas Beacher of
Canandaigua, Helen Akins of Illinois, and May Forsythe of Florida,
sister in law, Gladys Murray of Rushville, one uncle, David VanGelder
of Canandaigua, one niece, Dorothy Cole of Shortsville, grandniece, Cindy
Gershbach of Shortsville, grandnephew, Keith Hardy of Shortsville,
and many cousins. Burial in
Howard City, Michigan, June 09, 1886.
was born East Bloomfield, New
York December 15, 1859. Mary
was the daughter of Jacob VanDenbergh
and Mary Jane Paddock.
died January 21, 1936 in Otsego, Michigan,
at 76 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL February 7, 1936
OBITUARY - COLLINS
Mrs. Mary N. VanDenbergh Collins, passed away at her home on West Orleans Street, Otsego, Michigan, January 21, 1936, after an illness of several months. She was born near East Bloomfield, NY, December 15, 1859, and when 20 years of age went to Howard City, Michigan to join her brothers.
June 9, 1886 she was married to James A. Collins, and in 1910 they moved
to Otsego, where Mr. Collins has since been engaged in the mercantile
business. Mrs. Collins was socially prominent, being a member of the
Congregational Church, the Eastern Star, and the 4 by 4 club.
surviving relatives, besides the husband, are two daughters, Mrs. J. P.
Sanderson of Rochester, NY, and Miss Bertine Collins of Otsego, a son
Harry V. Collins of Birmingham, Michigan, and four grandchildren, Miss
Estella VanDenbergh and Ray C. VanDenbergh, of Victor, are cousins of the
deceased. Funeral services were held at Otsego.
Burial was made in Howard City.
Connell was born Ireland 1842. Patrick
died April 24, 1910 Canandaigua, New
York, at 67 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL April
OBIT - DEATH of PATRICK CONNELL
several years of illness, death came to Patrick Connell, a long time and
respected resident of Canandaigua, on Sunday. Born in Ireland 68 years ago, he
came to Canandaigua when a young man and this place had been his home for a half
his wife, Catherine, he is survived by one son and five daughters, Thomas F.
Connell, of this village, Mrs. Thomas Walsh, of Tarrytown, Mrs.
Bernard McGregan, of Ovid, Mrs. George Madden of Clifton Springs, Mrs.
Peter Smith, of Seneca Falls, and Mrs. Maurice Breen, of this
Funeral services were held at St. Mary's Church on Wednesday morning, and
burial in Calvary Cemetery.
USA, 1868. Catherine
was born Ireland 1835. Catherine
died August 25, 1919
Canandaigua, New York, at 84 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Friday
August 29, 1919 FRONT PAGE
death of Mrs. Catherine Connell, aged 79 years, occurred at her home on
Saltonstall Street on Monday. There survive four daughters and a son, Mrs.
Bernard McGuigan of Willard, Mrs. George Madden of Clifton Springs, Mrs.
Maurice Breen, and Mrs. Lauraine Smith of Canandaigua, son Thomas
Connell of Rochester, and a sister, Mrs. Ellen Mahoney of
Funeral services held at St. Mary's church on Wednesday, and interment at
and Catherine Mahoney
had the following children:
was born Canandaigua, New York 1873. She
New York, May 17, 1909.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL
Fri. May 28, 1909 PAGE 2 COL
St. Mary's Church at five o'clock on Monday afternoon the marriage of Maurice
Breen and Miss Nettie Connell. The ceremony was performed by Rev. James
T. Dougherty and the couple were attended by Michael Breen and Mollie Breen,
both of this village, Miss Clara Mahoney played the wedding march.
Following the ceremony a reception was held at the home of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Connell, Saltonstall Street, which was attended by about 35 relatives of the bride and groom.
Hamilton of Littleville, and Mr. and Mrs. George Madden of Clifton
Springs were guests at the wedding and reception. The bride and groom will
reside at 76 Saltonstall Street. Mr. Breen is connected with Murray
Brothers. Witnessed by Michael Breen and Mollie C. Breen.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Fri. May 28, 1909
BREEN - CONNELL
Canandaigua, May 25, 1909, Maurice Breen and Miss Nettie Connell, both of
was born 1878. She
New York City,
New York, June 08, 1903.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Friday June 19, 1903
PAGE 3 COL
At New York City June 8, 1903, George D. Madden and Miss
Minnie Connell, both of Clifton Springs.
George was born 1871. At 33 years of age George became the father of Thomas Madden Canandaigua, New York, October 09, 1904. George became the father of William Madden 1909. George became the father of Gordon Madden 1912.
Thomas F.2 Connell was born 1870. Thomas
died October 30, 1920 Rochester, New York,
at 50 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Friday November
CONNELL - Thomas F. Connell, aged 50 years, formerly of Canandaigua, passed away at his home in Rochester on Friday night. Death was due to a stroke of apoplexy.
He leaves his widow, Emma McCarthy Connell, five children, Helen, Maynard, Eugene, William and Charles, four sisters, Mrs. Maurice Breen, Mrs. Louraine Smith of Canandaigua, Mrs. George Madden of Clifton Springs, and Mrs. Bernard McGreggan, of Willard.
The funeral services were held at Blessed sacrament church, Rochester, on
Tuesday with interment at Calvary cemetery.
and Corlie King had the following child:
was born Watertown, New York October 15, 1909.
Canandaigua, New York, June 21, 1931. Clergyman
was S. G. Houghton, Canandaigua. Witnesses were Mrs. S. G. Houghton
and Robert S. Houghton.
Canandaigua, New York January 20, 1911. She
was the daughter of George A. Supplee
and May Palmer
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES Wednesday January 25, 1911
BORN - SUPPLEE
At Canandaigua January 20, 1911, to Mr. and Mrs. George Supplee, Parrish Street, a daughter.
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