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LARNER - LEON
Walter1 Larner was
born New York September 26, 1864. Edgar
died February 06, 1947 Hopewell, New York,
at 82 years of age.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL January 1, 1937 PAGE 4
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL January 1, 1937 PAGE 4
Steuben Farmer's Advocate May 4, 1853
Died in Wheeler on April 9th,
Mrs. Jenette, consort of Mr. Alburtus
Larrowe, mother of Judge Larrowe, 78 years of age. She was born in Lancaster
Penn., in 1776, daughter of Mr. Aulls, who was one of the first settlers of this
town. The family removed to this county in 1793. She was married about 22 years of age, and had 12 children,
11 of whom survive her.
Her body was interred 1853 in Wheeler, New York, Wheeler Cemetery. Aged 76 years and 6 months.
Alburtus Larrowe & Jeanette Aulls:
in Lancaster, Penn. November 18, 1775. Jeanette
09, 1853 in Wheeler, New York, at 77 years of age.
Steuben Farmer's Advocate May 4, 1853 Wednesday
in Wheeler on April 9th, Mrs. Jenette, consort of Mr. Alburtus Larrowe,
mother of Judge Larrowe, 78 years of age.
She was born in Lancaster Penn., in 1776, daughter of Mr.
Aulls, who was one of the first settlers of this town. The family removed to
this county in 1793. She was
married about 22 years of age, and had 12 children, 11 of whom survive her.
at Wheeler on the 12th ult, Albertus Larrowe in the 82nd year of his age.
He was born in New Jersey in 1776, in 1797 he moved to Steuben and was employed
by Col. Williamson as a carpenter.
He married the daughter of late William Aulls, one of the earliest settlers of Urbana. Albertus located in Reading in 1800, then in Wheeler in 1807. His son is Hon. Jacob Larrowe, late a County Judge.
Leiston was born Germany February
09, 1831. Charles
died September 12, 1920 in Perinton, New
York, at 89 years of age.
ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE Monday September 13, 1920
into rest at East Penfield, Sunday September 12, 1920, Charles Leiston, aged 85
years. He leaves his wife and three daughters, Mrs. Louis Forman, of Pittsford,
Mrs. John Wahl, East Penfield, Mrs. Frank Kiel of Fairport, a sister, Mrs.
Sophia Sigel of Rochester, a brother, August Leiston of Roseland, 19
grandchildren, 24 Great grandchildren.
Tuesday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Wahl of East Penfield, and
at Smith Cemetery. His
body was interred 1920 in Penfield, New
York, Smith Cemetery.
Germany, 1853. Fredricka
was born Germany August 07,
died March 01, 1926 in Perinton,
New York, at 91 years of age.
DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE Tuesday March 2, 1926
March 1, Mrs. Frederica Leiston,
91 years old died today at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Wahl, of
this village. She was a charter member of the Roselawn Lutheran Church of
She leaves three daughters, Mrs. Louis Forman, of Pittsford, Mrs. John Wahl, and Mrs. Frank Kehl, both of this village, 18 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren. Funeral services will take place from the Wahl home Wednesday. Interment will be made in Smith Cemetery, Penfield.
born New York January 05, 1862. Louise
November 15, 1916 Canandaigua, New York, at 54 years of age.[i]
Canandaigua City clerk office death record number 155 on Page 78. Informant was
listed as Gurney Engert, of Canandaigua.
ONTARIO COUNTY JOURNAL Friday
November 17, 1916 PAGE
ENGERT - The
death of Mrs. John Engert, aged 54 years, occurred at her home on Buffalo
Street on Wednesday morning. Death was due to apoplexy.
She leaves her husband, one son and five daughters, Gurney, Lena, and Mayme Engert, Mrs. John Flood, Mrs. William Carroll, all of Canandaigua, Mrs. Harry Sprentell of Wayland, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Leiston of Penfield, also three sisters, Mrs. L. C. Foreman of Pittsford, Mrs. John Wall and Mrs. Frank Keil of Penfield. Rev. Herbert L. Gaylord will officiate this PM. Interment in Woodlawn.
14, 1941 Canandaigua, New York, at 85 years of age.[ii]
Canandaigua City Clerk office death record number 145 on Page 112. The informant
on the record was W. Thomas Sprentall at 175 Buffalo Street. His wife's name is
given as Louise Leiston, and he was to be buried at Woodlawn.
Friday October 17, 1941
John G. Engert, 85, of 175 Buffalo Street, died Tuesday morning in a
Canandaigua, NY Health Home after a lingering illness. Born in Rochester he had
been a resident of Canandaigua for 60 years. For many years he was foreman of
the hop yards.
Survivors are four daughters, Mrs. John M. Flood, Miss Lena I., Mrs. Edward T. Hanley, Canandaigua, and Mrs. Louise Ebert, Buffalo, sister, Mrs. Frank Clevenger, Ont., and a brother Charles of Victor.
born Germany July 1838. August
died November 12, 1922 in
Penfield, New York, at 84 years of age. His
body was interred 1922 in Penfield, New
York, Smith Cemetery. Lot number
was born Germany December 1848.
Louisa died April 27, 1917 Rochester, New York, at
68 years of age.
and CHRONICLE April 28, 1917
DIED - LEISTEN
At the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. Peylon, No. 44 Bly Street,
this city, Friday morning, April 27, 1917, Louise Leisten, aged 68 years.
is survived by her husband August Leisten, three daughters, Mrs. Henry
Oestrich of Penfield, Mrs. George Kuhls of Henrietta, NY, and Mrs.
J. Peglow, of this city, four sons, Charles of Pittsford, NY, Louis
and Henry of Penfield, NY, and Fred, of this city, two sisters, Mrs.
Carl Schlottman, of this city, Mrs. Sophia
Choust, of this city, two brothers, William and Fred Steachen, of
Rochester, NY, thirty four grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
Funeral from her late home, Penfield, NY, Monday afternoon, and from the
Lutheran Church at Roseland, NY. Interment in Smith Cemetery.
Her body was interred 1917 in Penfield, New York, Smith Cemetery. Lot number 99.
was born New York August 18, 1858. William
died May 27, 1909 Rochester, New York, at
50 years of age.
DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE Saturday May 29, 1909
his home at No. 48 Niagara street, Thursday, May 27, 1909, William J. Leiston,
aged 50 years, 9 months, 9 days. He leaves his wife, Wilhelmina Leiston, four
children, Emil H., Richard M. , Frederick C. , and Elka M., all of this city.
from the late residence Sunday. Interment at Smith Cemetery, Penfield, NY. His
body was interred 1909 in Penfield, New
York, Smith Cemetery.
was born Germany June 25, 1857.
died June 25, 1938 Rochester,
New York, at 81 years of age.
DEMOCRAT and CHRONICLE Sunday June 26, 1938
this city Saturday, June 25, 1938, Whilamenia D. Leiston, age 81 years. She
leaves two sons, Emil H. and Richard M. , one daughter, Mrs. Earl Knight, all of
this city, also six grandchildren.
Funeral from the home of her son, Richard Leiston, 123 Edgeland St., Tuesday, June 28. Interment in Smith's Cemetery, Penfield.
and Sarah E. McConnell
had the following
was born Little Falls, New York February 10, 1902.
Lovetta Cappon Bacon
York, August 22, 1934.
ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL Friday August 24, 1934
LEON - BACON
St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Geneva, Wednesday, took place the marriage of
Miss Lovetta Cappon Bacon, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Orin S. Bacon, of Verbank,
formerly of Canandaigua, and Dr. Melville W. Leon, of Binghamton.
Ceremony was performed by Rev. H. H. Hassinger, rector of the church.
Mrs. Launt Lindsay of Geneva, sister of the groom played
wedding music. Following the ceremony, luncheon was served at LaFayette Inn,
Geneva, after which Dr. and Mrs. Leon left for a motor trip to the Adirondacks
They will live at 4 James Street Binghamton. He studied at Amherst College and was graduated from Rochester School of Optometry. His bride who has been spending time here with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Cappon, Bristol St., studied in Canandaigua Academy and completed an art course in Mechanics Institute.
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