Birth, Marraiage & Death Notices


Vital Records from the New York Reformer newspaper, Watertown NY 1850-1867:


New York Reformer, Watertown NY, Thursday, September 5, 1850, Digital Image No. 3

Married:

At Clayton 26 September 1850 by Rev. Lyons: WILLIS SUMNER, Alderman of Oswego to Miss JULIA M. CALVIN, daughter of A. R. Calvin, Esq. Of that town.

In Watertown on Wednesday, 4 September 1850 by Rev. Snyder, JOHN McMULLIN to MERIBA BAKER, all of Watertown.

In Watertown on Wednesday 25th by Rev. Webb, NATHAN KILLMORE to AURILLA MOREY, all of Watertown

Died:

20 July 1850 WM. ALBERT ALEXANDER, eldest son of William and Evelina Alexander, age about 6 years.

28 August 1850 at 24 years, Mrs. ELIZABETH SMILEY, wife of Mr. E. G. SMILEY and daughter of Mr. A. Welch, merchant.

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, September 12, 1850, Digit Image No. 3

Married:

At Copenhagen, on the 4th inst., by Rev. Smith, ALBERT MERRILL of Champion to MRS. HULDAH ANN SHULL of Lowville.

At Brownville, on the 4th inst. By Rev. L. L. Adkins, ISAAC McGINNIS and LASIRA B. WHITE, both of Pamelia.

Deaths:

In Otisco, Onondaga Co., August 31st, HANNAH ELIZA, wife of JOHN ROCKWELL and only daughter of JACOB and MARTHA R. PAWLING of Rodman, in the 26th year of her age.

In Hounsfield, on the 8d inst., EVAN EVANS, age 65.

In Hounsfield on the 2d inst., NANCY FRINK, consort of GEORGE FRINK, age 67.

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, September 19, 1850, Digital Image No. 1

Married:

In this village on the 15th inst. By Rev. J. H. Stewart, GEORGE W. BINGHAM of Watertown to Miss C. L. HOWARD of Hounsfield.

Also on the 18th, by the same, A. M. ROGERS of Watertown to Miss MARY ANTOINETTE THOMPSON of Adams.

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, September 26, 1850 Digital Image No. 2.

Married:

In this village on the 23rd instant, by the Rev'd Mr. Snyder, WILLIAM H. HOUGH, Esquire, of Troy, NY to MISS CHARLOTTE JOSEPHINE FOWLER, of Utica, NY

On the 18th inst., by the Rev. J. H. Stewart, MR. A. F. ZULLER of Hammond, St. Lawrence Co., to MISS LOUISA M. CONTRAMAN, of LeRay.

Deaths:

At the residence of Dr. Isaac Munson, County Clerk, (her son-in-law) on the 20th instant, of apoplexy, MRS. HANNAH STEBBINS, relict of the late HON. AMOS STEBBINS, of Rutland, in the 73rd year of her age.

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, October 3, 1850, Digital Image No. 4.

Married:

At Clayton, on the 19th ult, by the Rev. George W. Hemperly, MR. GEORGE HOWEL to MISS ALMYRA DEVENDORF, both of Clayton.

At Pulaski, Oswego Co., NY on Tuesday, Sept. 24 by the Rev. W. I. Crain, MR. HENRY STILLMAN, Merchant of Watertown, to THERESA MARIA, daughter of J. H. Gilbert, Esq. Of the former place.

At Pulaski on Tuesday, Sept. 24, by the Rev. L. Delos Vansfield, MR. OTIS L. WHEELOCK, architect, of Watertown, to MINERVA M., daughter of Leonard Mansfield, Esq. Of the former place.

Deaths:

On the 19th inst. At his residence in Manheim, the HONORABLE SANDERS LANSING in the 85th year of his age. (NOTE: Resident of Herkimer County with an additional obituary). MRS. CATHARINE LANSING, widow of the deceased Judge departed this life on the 23d inst. in the 81st year of her age.

In this village on the 20th inst. (of Congestion of the Lungs) WILLIAM ALEXANDER, only son of Frederick Lansing, Esq. And grandson of Judge Lansing age 18.

In LeRay on the evening of the 1st inst.., while on a visit to her friends, in the 51st year of her age, MRS. MARGARET FAYAL, relict of the late JOHN FAYEL of Theresa.

At Lowville on the 29th ult. MR. LEMUAL WOOD, age 63 years.

In this village on the 23d of August last, of Consumption, MRS. MARY STONE, wife of GEORGE M. STONE, age 22 years.

At his resident in the town of Brownville on the 17th inst., HON. FLEURY KEITH, age 65 years.

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, October 17, 1850 Digital Image No. 4.

Married:

In Watertown, on the 10th inst, by Rev. A. J. Phelps, MR. JOHN L. DELANO of Chaumont, to MISS MARIA McGILLIS of Watertown.

Also, on the 13th inst., by the same, MR. CYRUS T. PORTER to MRS. BETSEY W. HERRICK, both of LeRay.

At Belleville, Sept. 13th, by the Rev. F. Hebard, FREEMAN RICHARDSON, ESQ., to MISS MARY J. ODERKIRK.

At Lorraine, Sept. 24, by the Rev. F. Hebard, MR. EBENEZER BATHCELLER JR. of Woodville, to MISS ARVILLA MILES of the former place.

At the Eagle Hotel, on the 15th inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, MR. HENRY D. PAINE to MISS SOPHRONIA CROSS, both of Champion.

Deaths:

At Woodville, on Friday the 11th inst., MRS. DORLESKI S., wife of NELSON SMITH and daughter of WM. And MERCY GRAY, age 20 years and 8 days.

On the 29th ult, MRS. SUSAN SMITH, wife of RICHARD SMITH of Watertown, age 58 years. (Short obituary included).

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, October 24, 1850 Digital Image No. 3.

Married:

At Evansville, Oct. 16th by Rev. L. W. Nichols, MR. WM. S. WILCOX of Black River, to MISS EVALINE E. CRAIN of the former place.

Deaths:

At Hamilton, Madison Co., on the 17th inst., JANE OSGOOD, sister of MRS. H. W. WOODRUFF of this village, age 19 years.

New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, October 31, 1850 Digital Image 3.

Married:

In LeRay on the 29th inst., by the Rev. J. R. Rosseel, MR. CYRUS W. TAYLOR and MISS ADELINE S. BURHANSE, all of LeRay.

In Depauville on the 24th inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, MR. WILLIAM BAXTER of Orleans, to MISS CAROLINE ENOS of Depauville.

In Rodman, on the morn of the 24th Oct., 1850 by the Rev. David Spear, MR. VOLNEY S. HUBBARD, merchant of Watertown, and SOPHRONIA E. S. MOODY of Rodman.

In Milwaukee, WI on the 16th inst., by the Rev. W. Willard, CAPT. LEANDER WAFFLE of the schooner, Excelsior, from Buffalo, residence in Brownville, to MISS SOPHIA L. CHILDS, of the city of Milwaukee. At the same time, CAPT. JAMES JONES of the Brig Lowell, from Buffalo to MISS ANGELINE M. CHILDS of Milwaukee.

On the 18th inst., in South Trenton, Oneida Co., by the Rev. A. North, MR. ALONZO CHAPIN of Antwerp, to MISS CORNELIA WISER, of South Trenton.

In this town on Thursday, Oct. 17th by the Rev. I. Brayton, CALVIN S. BALL of Pompey, Onondaga Co, to MISS SARAH A., third daughter of Col. ANSON HUNGERFORD.

On the 22nd inst. By Rev. H. Doane, WM. A. PECK and SUSAN C. BUNN, both of Carthage.


The New York Reformer,Watertown, NY, Thursday, 7 November 1850, p. 4:

Married:
In this village on the 3d inst., by Rev. P. Snyder, JACOB WATTERHAM of LaFargeville, to MARY FONDERSCHMIDT of Watertown

Died:
In Brownville, very suddenly, on the 31st ult, MR. HOSEA ROBBINS, age 41 years.
In Watertown, on the 2d inst., MR. ALPHEUS WILSON, age about 65 years.
In this village, on the 21st ult., MRS. JOSEPH HERSEY, age 63 years

The New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, 14 November 1850, p. 4:

Married:
At Camden, Oneida Co., on the 2d inst. By Rev. Mr. Townsend, DR. A. T. VANVALKENBURGH of this village to MISS ELIZABETH, daughter of GENERAL LYMAN, CURTIS, of Camden.

Died:
In Henderson, Jeff. Co., on Friday, Oct. 18, of typhus fever, MRS. AMANDA C., wife of PHILO C. SCOTT, sister of MRS. D. W. RICKERSON of this village and daughter of DEACON WARREN and MARY SPAULDING in the 24th year of her age. (lengthy obituary)
At the County Poorhouse in Pamelia, on Wednesday of last week, JOHN COLLINS, for many years a resident of this town, age about 65 years.
In this village, on the 1st inst, HARRIET L., oldest daughter of JOHN COLLINS, ESQ., age 9 years and 8 months.
At Rome, NY Oct. 18th, FREDERICK WILLIAM, second son of Rev. WM. E. and ALICE W. KNOX, age 1 year and 5 months.

The New York Reformer, Wartertown, NY, Thursday, 21 November 1850, p. 1:

Married:
On the 10th inst, by Rev. J. H. Stewart, MR. D. W. VAN TASSEL, to MISS M. D. BONESTEEL, both of Pamelia.
By the same, on the 14th inst., MR. N. R. TALCOTT, of Adams, to MISS PURSY FULLER of Rodman.
On Nov. 17th at Field's Hotel, Brownville, by Rev. S. M. Wood, MR. VAN RANSELEAR SCHUYLER of Sackets Harbor, to MISS MARY R. HOWK of Dexter.

Died:
In this village, on the 11th inst., AGNES, daughter of GEORGE and AGNES SNOWDEN, age 3 years.
In Rutland, Jefferson Co., on the morning of the 14th instant, JOHN L. WILSON, Esq., in his seventieth year, formerly of Windham, N.H., and a resident of Rutland since 1807.
In this village, on the 16th inst., from a scald received on the 9th, ROSE EMMA, only daughter of PETER and SABRA M. HORR, in her third year.

The New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, 28 November 1850, p. 1:

Died:
In this village, on the evening of the 25th inst., CHARLES C., son of D. W. RICKERSON, in the 21st year of his age. (short obituary)

The New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, 5 December 1850, p. 1:

Married:
Nov. 27, by Rev. A. O. Wightman, MR. SAMUEL HAMILTON to MISS BETSEY H. HUNT.
At the same time and place, by the same, MR. A. J. ROGERS to MISS JULIA HUNT
, all of Denmark. At Ellisburg, on Sunday, the 10th ult., by the Rev. F. Hebard, MISS CELESTINE HATHAWAY, to MR. HORACE TAIT, all of the above place.
At Woodville, on Tuesday, the 26th Nov. by the Rev. F. Hebard, MISS CAROLINE SPENCER to MR. FREDERICK S. HALL, both of Belleville.
On the 27th ult., by A. J. Phelps, MR. THOMAS H. ANTHONY to MISS AMELIA M. BROWN, daughter of THOMAS BROWN, Esq., both of Pamelia.

Died:
In this village, on the 27th ult., ANNA HOPKINS, daughter of JOHN C. and ANNA S. STERLING, age 8 months.
In Watertown, on the 30th ult., MRS. ELIZA HALL, wife of MR. JAMES HALL, age 48 years.
In Watertown on the 30th ult., MR. GEORGE WELCH, age 37 years.
In Watertown, on the 26th ult., MATELAND HERBERT, infant son of FREDERICK and LORENTINE MOTT, age 2 years and 2 months
At Copenhagen, on the 27th ult., JOSEPH BOYNTON, age about 50 years.
At the house of Mr. Wolcott Canfield, in Copenhagen, Nov. 24, after an illness of 12 days, MR. JOHN O. CRANE, in the 28th year of his age.
At her resident in Woodville, on Saturday, Nov. 16th, MRS. RACHAEL O., wife of GEORGE A. JENKINS, and daughter of SEWELL BATCHELLER, Esq., of 3 Mile Bay, in the 32d year of her age. (short obituary)

The New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, 12 December 1850, p. 1:

Married:
On the 5th inst., by Rev. A. J. Phelps, MR. JOHN A. YOULK, to MISS SELINY BIGGERS, both of Watertown.

Died:
On the 21st Nov. MRS. PAULINA BIDWELL, wife of MR. HIRAM BIDWELL, and daughter of CHARLES COMINS, in the 46th year of her age.

The New York Reformer, Watertown, NY, Thursday, 19 December 1850, p. 7:

Married:
In the town of Worth, on the 15th inst., by Albert s. Gillet, Esq., MR. JEREMIAH STICKNEY of Adams, to MISS LAURA MILES, of Lorraine.

Died:
At Sandusky City, Ohio, at 1 p.m. Of Saturday, the 14th inst., JUDGE MOOERS FARWELL, a brother of ELI FARWELL, Esq., of this village, age 58 years.
In the town of Pamelia, on Monday the 9th inst., CAPT. JOSEPH MAYO, age 77 years and 9 months. The deceased was born in Vermont and came to this town as one of the early pioneers in 1802...Capt. Mayo was connected with the Militias, a subaltern officer, at the time of the Battle of Sacketts Harbor, in the War of 1812, and was particularly noticed by Gen. Brown, in his dispatches to the War Department. (a fairly lengthy obituary)



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