Yates Co. News Articles

for the town of Jerusalem



    Return to Home Page                         Return to News Index Page

Penn Yan Democrat, Penn Yan, NY      July 25, 1913                  contributed by: M. Kelly  [died 2009]

KEACH --- In Jerusalem, July 22, 1913, Steven KEACH, aged 89 years.  Death was very sudden. Mr. KEACH lived with his daughter Mrs. Frank CAMPBELL, and Tuesday afternoon he started for the veranda.  He dropped dead.  Besides the daughter with whom he lived, he is survived by another daughter, Mrs. Clarence CONLEY, and one son, Frank KEACH, of Potter.

Democrat & Chronicle, Rochester, NY   Monday      Jan 25, 1932           contributed by: GSubyak@aol.com

BASTIAN - At the family home, West Ave., Brockport, Saturday afternoon,  Jan. 23, August J. BASTIAN, aged 54 years. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Effa  BASTIAN, and one son, Clifford; one brother, William C. BASTIAN, and one sister,  Mrs. John LEMKE, all of Brockport.
Funeral services at the home Tuesday afternoon, January 26, at 2:30. Interment in Lakeview Cemetery.

Penn Yan Democrat, Penn Yan, NY     Friday     Oct 30, 1936             contributed by: Dianne Thomas


Geneva Daily Times,  Tuesday,   Jan 18, 1938   contributed by: Dianne Thomas

Car Skids Into Tree - Branchport, Jan 18 - An accident occurred Wednesday afternoon on the road to Italy Hill near the Herman TOWNSEND woods where the car driven by Frank KEECH of Bluff Point, skidded on the ice and crashed into a tree.  The car was badly damaged and Mrs. KEECH, a passenger in the car was slightly injured.  The driver, Mr. KEECH, was not hurt.

Penn Yan Democrat         July 28, 1939                contributed by: Cathy Coon

SACKETT -  At Keuka, Sunday, July 23, Leland Sackett, 60.   He has been ill for some time. Born in Dundee, he came to Keuka Lake section when a young man, and the past 31 years had operated Sackett�s Store at Keuka. He was a well known figure of the Keuka Lake section and particularly well known to the summer colony. He leaves his wife; five brothers, Cornelius, president of Dundee Bank and Board of Education; Nathaniel P., of Penn Yan; Alvah, Clayton, and Bert, all of Keuka. Funeral services were held Tuesday�(the remainder is missing from copy.)

Geneva Times,   Monday     Aug 4, 1975    contributed by: Dianne Thomas

Mrs. Alice UPDIKE -Branchport - Mrs. Alice UPDIKE, 82, died Friday at Soldiers and Sailors Hospital, Penn Yan.  Funeral services were held today at 2 pm, St Luke's Episcopal Church with the Rev. Leo DYSON officiating.  Burial was in Branchport Cemetery. Mrs. UPDIKE was a resident of Branchport for 61 years and was a member of St. Luke's Church.  Surviving are two sons, Milton and George, both of Branchport; two sisters, Mrs. Helen EGGLER of Newburgh and Gertrude BUCHANAN of Miami, Fla.; ten grandchildren; one great grandchild.  

HTML by Dianne Thomas
These electronic pages may be printed as a link or for personal use, but is NOT to be reproduced in any format for profit or presentation by ANY other organization or persons.

2014 Contact  Webmaster  Dianne Thomas

Copyright 2004 - 2016
[NY History and Genealogy