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Demerrill C.4 Ingraham  was born South Bristol, New York April 12, 1874.  Demerrill died February 25, 1939 Canandaigua, New York, at 64 years of age.  Died at Memorial Hospital His body was interred 1939 Bristol, New York, Evergreen Cemetery.  

          He married Mabel E. Wheeler Bristol, New York, December 16, 1896.   

                          ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES  December 30, 1896  PAGE  2  Col  6

 MARRIED   INGRAHAM - WHEELER -    In Bristol December 16, 1896 DeMerrill Ingraham and Mabel Wheeler.

             Josephine Ingraham was born January 22, 1907.  She married George Gilbert Howard New York City, New York, May 21, 1932.  



The marriage of Miss Josephine Elizabeth Ingraham of NY City, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Demerrill C. Ingraham of Bristol, to George Gilbert Howard of New York, son of Mrs. Kathryn Howard of Plattsburg, took place at the Little Church Around the Corner in NY City Saturday evening. Her sister Miss Lois Isabelle Ingraham of New York was attendant. He was a graduate of Columbia University and is studying in Long Island College of medicine. 

Ellen3 Ingraham was born January 12, 1847.  Her obituary gave her date of birth as January 12, 1847. Ellen died October 21, 1910 Canandaigua, New York, at 63 years of age.  

          MRS. IRWIN HICKS  Canandaigua November 01, 1910, aged 63 years. 

The death of Mrs. Irwin Hicks occurred on Tuesday from a complication of diseases at Canandaigua hospital. Mrs. Hicks was born January 12, 1847 and resided in this town the greater part of her life.

She leaves three daughters, Mrs. Charles Cobb of Honeoye, Mrs. Fred Higley, and Miss Grace Hicks of S. Bristol, four sons, John H, Canandaigua, Isaac of Pittsford, Albert and Herbert of Canandaigua. Interment at Academy.  

             She married Irwin H. Hicks August 21, 1866. 

 The obituary for Irwin H Hicks gives a date of January 4, 1866 for the marriage.  Irwin was born November 23, 1841.  Irwin was the son of Martin Herman Hicks and Millicent Norton .  Irwin died February 1930 Canandaigua, New York, at 88 years of age.   

                           ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Fri February 21, 1930

Irwin H Hicks, life long resident of Canandaigua, died at his home on the Seneca Point Road, after a brief illness. He was born and had always resided on the farm on which he died, and which he had operated until his retirement about four years ago.

Mr. Hicks was the youngest and last of 13 children of Martin H. Hicks and Millicent Norton Hicks, and was born November 23, 1841. On January 4, 1866 he was united in marriage to Miss Ellen Ingraham, of Naples, who died November 1, 1910.

He leaves three daughters, and four sons, Mrs. Grace Smith of Cedar Springs, Mich., Mrs. Charles Cobb, Mrs. Fred Higley, John H. Hicks, Herbert N. Hicks, and Albert Hicks all of Canandaigua, and Isaac L. Hicks of Pittsford.

                                           Emma Isler was born in Wayneport, Wayne Co., New York April 18, 1873.  Her grave marker shows birth year as 1872. Emma died January 02, 1936 Victor, New York, at 62 years of age.   

                                           VICTOR  HERALD  January 10, 1936  PAGE  1

ENGERT Mrs. Emma Engert, wife of Charles Engert, passed away at her home here on Thursday, January 2, 1936. Besides her husband she is survived by a brother, Fred Isler of Rochester, five daughters, Clara Brizee, and Edna Anderson of Fairport, Hattie and Esther Engert of Victor, and Ethel Engert of Macedon, three sons, Fred of Pittsford, Charles of Victor, and George of E. Rochester, and several grandchildren. Interment in Boughton Hill.  

She married Charles F. Engert 1893Charles was born in Lincoln, Wayne Co., New York February 1871.  Charles died May 05, 1947 Victor, New York, at 76 years of age.  Information derived from Victor Town Register as follows, Charles Engert, Feb 14, 1869  to May 5, 1947, age 47, widowed, Amy Eisler, Farmer, own farm, born Ontario, NY, father is John, Canandaigua, NY, mother, unknown.

                      ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL Friday May 9, 1947

The Death Record    ENGERT    -     At Victor, May 5, 1947, Charles Engert.   

Elwin Chauncey5 Ingraham was born Bristol, New York October 11, 1909.  Elwin died September 02, 1993 Rochester, New York, at 83 years of age. 

         CANANDAIGUA  DAILY  MESSENGER September 2, 1993

                            ELWIN - INGRAHAM   Rochester

Former East Bloomfield resident Elwin C. Ingraham, died today, September 2, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester. He was 83.  Mr. Ingraham was born October 11, 1909, in Bristol, and at one time operated the Market Basket on Main Street in Bloomfield. 

Surviving are a daughter, and son in law, Stephanie and Robert Butler of Boca Raton, Florida, a son, Bruce Ingraham of Bristol, a brother Norman Ingraham, of Florida, a sister, Clela Powers of Rochester, two grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery, Honeoye.

George W.3 Ingraham  was born South Bristol, New York April 12, 1851.  George died December 16, 1933 Coachella, Riverside California, at 82 years of age.[i]  His body was interred December 18, 1933 Coachella Valley, California.  [i]. Certificate of death 33 067616 California 1901.

               He married Mary Carolyn Davis Bristol, January 01, 1874.  Married at First Congregational Church by Rev. Mr. Yeomans on the first inst. Recorded in the Ontario County Times, Wednesday, January 7, 1874. Page 2 Col 5

              Mary was born South Bristol, New York December 04, 1852.  1900 Canandaigua Census shows her birth month as February. Mary was the daughter of Charles G. Davis and Sarah Putney. Mary died February 08, 1916 Los Angeles, California, at 63 years of age.  

                     ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Fri. February 11, 1916

INGRAHAM -   The death of Mrs. George W. Ingraham occurred at Los Angeles, Cal., on Tuesday, following a long illness. Deceased was born at South Bristol, the daughter of Charles G. and Sarah Putney Davis, on December 4, 1852, one of 11 children who grew to manhood and womanhood.

Besides her husband, she leaves four sons, Demerrill C., of Bristol, Chauncey W. of Honeoye, Herbert G. and Frank C. of Los Angeles. Brothers and sisters are, Warren G. William L. and Elmer E. Davis, and Mrs. W. D. Green, of Canandaigua, Byron A. of Hemlock, Mrs. Harriet Seward, of Canadice, Frank M. Davis of Honeoye, Mrs. Frank J. Fairburn of Los Angeles, Cal. A brother Otto A. Davis passed away at Los Angeles on December 28. Interment was at Los Angeles.  

Harrison2 Ingraham was born Ontario County January 12, 1812.  Harrison died October 26, 1883 Canandaigua, New York, at 71 years of age.  His body was interred 1883 Canandaigua, New York, West Avenue Cemetery.

 The Ontario County Journal, Friday, May 9, 1909, listed him as a soldier buried here. Company D, 33 NY VOL Inf. SECTION  XVII. 

Hiram Charles3 Ingraham  was born Academy, New York July 23, 1854.  1900 Gorham Census shows his birth year to be 1852. Hiram died June 27, 1917 Phelps, New York, at 62 years of age.  

                       ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL  Fri. June 29, 1917

DIED -   INGRAHAM -   At Geneva, June 27, 1917, Hiram C. Ingraham, aged 63 years. His body was interred June 30, 1917 Hopewell Center, New York, Chapman Cemetery.  

               He married Georgia Ann Wilcox Gorham, Ontario County, N Y, February 22, 1882.  

                    ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL  March 3, 1882  Page  2  Col  4

                                     MARRIED       INGRAHAMWILCOX

  In Gorham by Rev. H. T. Giles, Mr. Hiram C. Ingraham of South Bristol, to Miss Georgia A. Wilcox of Potter, NY.     

          Georgia was born Italy, Yates County NY February 12, 1862.  1900 Gorham Census shows her birth year as 1861. Georgia was the daughter of Isaac W. Wilcox and Mary Susan Owens.   Georgia died August 01, 1946 Melvin Hill Road, Phelps NY, at 84 years of age.  Died at her home.  

                   ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL August 9, 1946  PAGE  8

  THE  DEATH  RECORD -   INGRAM  -    At Orleans, August 1, 1946, Mrs. Georgia A. Ingram, 86, formerly of Hopewell. 


Hiram Charles Ingraham and Georgia Ann Wilcox had the following children:

Warren J.4 Ingraham was born 1883.  1900 Gorham Census shows his birth year as 1884. Warren died April 15, 1905 Hopewell Center, New York, at 21 years of age.  Died of consumption according to Ontario County Journal. Death record number at Hopewell is 619.

                                   ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Fri. April 21, 1905                       

On Sunday evening occurred the death of Warren I Ingraham, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram C. Ingraham, aged about 21 years. His death resulted from consumption which he had suffered for several months.

He is survived by his parents, two brothers, Ivan and Murray, and three sisters, Edith, Lina and Elsie Ingraham, all of this place. The funeral services were held on Wednesday afternoon, Rev. H. W. Sanford officiating. The interment was in Sand Hill cemetery.

The young man was a member of the Hook and Ladder company of Canandaigua, and members of that organization acted as bearers. His body was interred 1905 Hopewell Center, New York, Chapman Cemetery.

Lyman Leroy Ingraham was born Naples, New York December 31, 1845.  Lyman died June 22, 1925 Canandaigua, New York, at 79 years of age.   

ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES  June 24, 1925  Wed.  Page 5  Col  5

DEATH - Leroy Ingraham for many years a resident of Canandaigua and formerly employed here as a harness maker, died at his home on Main Street South Monday afternoon, aged 79 years. He was a veteran of the Civil War, a member of A M Murray Post G. A. R.

Mr. Ingraham was born in Naples December 31, 1845, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harrison Ingraham, and moved to Canandaigua when about 10 years old. He enlisted in the Union Army when a boy of 17, serving with Company D 16th Heavy Artillery NY Vol.  His father also served in the War.

He leaves one son and six daughters, Frederick, Mrs. Ida Guilfoil, Mrs. John Keyes, Miss Grace Ingraham, Mrs. George Baker, Mrs. Thomas Collier, and Mrs. Charles Frank, all Canandaigua. Interment at West Avenue Cemetery. His body was interred 1925 Canandaigua, New York, West Avenue Cemetery.  

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