Northern New York Journal 1851

A weekly newspaper published in Watertown, NY ,1849-1866, by Geo. W. Smith & H.S. Noble. Formerly the Northern State Journal.

Published Wednesdays.


The Northern New York Journal-published Watertown, NY: 1851:

January 1, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
On Christmas Eve, Dec. 24th, by the Rev. L. W. Norton, THOMAS STRUDGEON, and ELLEN THORPE, both of Watertown.

Died:
In Brownville, on the 21st Aug. last, SARAH ELIZA, daughter of CHARLES P. and ELMIRA ANN PLUMB, age 6 months.

In Brownville, on the 20th inst., of consumption, ELMIRA ANN, wife of CHARLES P. PLUMB, age 25 years.

March 12, 1851, p. 3:

Married:
On the 4th inst., by Rev. A. J. Phelps, Mr. CHARLES W. HAVENS and Miss AMY ELIZABETH ANTHONY, both of Pamelia.

In this village on the 8th inst., by Rev. A. J. Phelps, Mr. JOHN D. HUNTINGTON of Sackets Harbor, and Miss ADELAIDE L. DANKS, of Watertown.

In Watertown, March 5th, by Rev. Jno. Stanford Holme, Mr. JOHN RICHARDSON of LaFargeville, and Miss EMELINE C. ROGERS, of Watertown.

At the same time and place, by the same, Mr. JAMES BAILEY and Miss MARY P. WEEKS, both of Watertown.

On Tuesday, the 4th inst., by the Rev. L. W. Norton, Mr. WILLIAM BLACK and Miss FRANCES THOMPSON, both of Watertown.

March 26, 1851, p. 2:

Died:
In Carthage, March 19, 1851, MRS. RUTH A., wife of MARTIN W. TRIPP, age 18 years.

In this village, on the 11th inst., at the residence of her son, T. RICHMOND, MRS. ELIZABETH RICHMOND, age 76 years.

At Carthage, on the 14th inst., Mr. WILLIAM PARKER, age 78.

And on the 15th inst., at the same residence, his son, H. E. PARKER, merchant, age 35.

April 16, 1851, p. 3:

Died:
In Pamelia, on the 13th inst., Mr. DAVID WEEKS, age 84 years.

In this village, on the morning of the 10th inst., MARY ELIZABETH, age 10 months, only daughter of C. C. UTLEY, Esq., merchant.

May 14, 1851, p. 3:

Married:
On the 26th ult., by Rev. A. J. Phelps, Mr. AMASA H. KELLOGG, and Miss PHEBE P. COON, of Watertown.

May 21, 1851, p. 4:

Died:
At the residence of Gen. A. Baker, in this village, on the 20th inst., Miss ANNIS PRATT, age 78 years. The funeral will be attended at the house of Gen. Baker at 2 o'clock on Wednesday.

At Watertown, on the 15th inst., MATILDA MARY MORTON, second daughter of the late CAPT. HENRY MORTON, of Townville, Tinnkely Co., Winklow, Ireland, and of her Britanic Magesty's 23 Regiment.

May 28, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
On the 22d inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. J. M. THOMPSON, to Miss HARRIET PADGETT, both of Watertown.

Died:
In Rodman, on the 23d inst., the wife of WILLIAM SILL, Esq., age 59 years.

At the residence of E. Sabin, Esq., on the 21st inst., CLARA, youngest daughter of HENRY HOLMES, Esq., of St. Louis, MO, age 2 years, 4 months and 8 days.

June 4, 1851, p. 4:

Married:
In Chaumont, on the 7th ult, by the Rev. Mr. McNeil, Mr. A. F. McWAYNE of Cape Vincent, and Miss LOVINA C. PATTERSON, of Chaumont.

Died:
At her residence, Watertown Center, EMILY H., wife of WM. HUNGERFORD, formerly of Burlington, Vermont, in the 28th year of her age.

June 11, 1851, p. 4:

Married:
On the 1st inst., by Wm. P. Smith, Esq., Mr. ORRIN HUNGERFORD, and Miss JULIA ANN BLANCHARD, both of Henderson.

At Sterlingville, by Rev. Anson DuBois, on Tuesday, 27th May, GEO. W. CLARK of Alexandria, and Miss MARIE B. STERLING, daughter of JAMES STERLING, Esq., of the former place.

Died:
May 26th of consumption, JOHN Q. ADAMS, son of S. G. and DOROTHY ADAMS, in the 22nd year of his age.

At Evansville, on the 3d inst., DR. WM. G. COMSTOCK, age about 40 years.

In this village, on the morning of the 10th inst., Mr. CHAS. E. HUBBARD, age 41 years. The funeral will take place this afternoon, at 3 o'clock at the 2d Presbyterian Church. He was the head carpenter of the large hotel now building by N. M. Woodruff & Co., and the work will be suspended this afternoon, to enable the laborers to join in the procession. The invitation is extended to the mechanics generally of this village.

July 2, 1851, p. 3:

Died:
Of cholera morbus, in Rodman, June 24, 1851, Mr. JESSE COLEMAN, Esq., a Soldier of the Revolution, in the 88th year of his age. He was one of the oldest and most respected citizens of this town. A worthy member of the Baptist church, at the time of his death, and had been a member for more than fifty years. His funeral was numerously attended on Tuesday of last week. Sermon by Rev. D. Spear.

July 9, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
In this village, on Sunday afternoon, by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. ALBERT C. GREENE, printer, and Miss CAROLINE F. MEYER, all of this village.

In Adams, on the 3d inst., by Rev. P. C. Heacley, Mr. A. C. BROOKS, and Miss POLLY W. LESTER, both of Adams.

August 13, 1851, p. 1:

Died:
In this village, on the 5th inst., NELSON DURKEE, of consumption, age 27 years.

At Greenport, Long Island, on the 1st inst. MARY ROGERS, only daughter of RICHARD E. and HELEN M. HUNGERFORD, age one year.

In LeRay on the 7th inst., WM. H. COLLINS, age 34 years, formerly of Salmon Falls, New Hampshire.

August 2, 1851, p. 3:

Married:
At Carthage, on the 19th inst., by Rev. H. Doane, Mr. ELI P. BECKER, of Natural Bridge, and Miss HARRIET SADDLER of Lewisburgh.

Died:
In Clayton, on Sunday morning, 17th inst., MRS. EMELINE HAWN, wife of LAFAYETTE C. HAWN, age 22 years.

September 3, 1851:

Married:
At Carthage, on the 28th inst., by Rev. H. Doane, Mr. REUBEN F. TIFT of Wilna, and Miss ELIZA M. MITCHEL, of Rutland.

At Clinton, Oneida Co., on the 5th inst., by Rev. S. P. M. Hastings, of Pomeroy, REV. HOMER B. MORGAN, of Watertown, and Miss HARRIETTA G. BUTTRICKS, of Clinton.

Died:
In this village, on Monday, 1st, inst., EDWARD, infant son of CALVIN WRIGHT, Esq., age 1 year Drowned in the River Yuba, at Foxville, California, on the 4th of July inst., Mr. JAMES COLLINS of Manchester, N.H., age 32 years. The above was a brother of JOHN COLLINS, Esq., of this village.

September 10, 1851, p. 4:

Married:
On the 2d inst., at Trinity Church, Monroe, Michigan, by Rev. William Lyster, Mr. GEO. S. GOODALE, of this village, and Miss ELVIRA P., daughter of the late MAJOR HENRY SMITH U.S.A.

Died:
In Orleans on the 14th of August, after a very painful illness of three weeks, MRS. ANGELINE DEWEY, wife of Judge HIRAM DEWEY, and daughter of ASHLEY and SUSAN TANNER, age 25 years. Her farewell charge to parents and friends present, to her companion and his four children, now twice made motherless, and the last maternal embrace of her own little daughter of four, and son of one and a half years, was deeply solemn and affectionate. (a long obituary followed)

September 17, 1851, p. 4:

Married:
In Watertown, on the 8th inst., at 4 o'clock A.M., by the Rev. Mr. Snyder, Mr. WM. WILSON and Miss LYDIA BORDEN.

Also at the same time and place, Mr. JAMES STEWART, and Miss SARAH WILSON.

Died:
On Saturday morning last, Mr. WM. F. BROWN, age 42 years. He was a member of Trinity Church of this village.

September 24, 1851, p. 1:

Died:
At Cape Vincent, September 9th, GEO. AUGUSTUS, youngest son of J. T. AINSWORTH, age 2 years, 2 months and 11 days.

In Rutland, on Tuesday 2d inst., LUCY E., daughter of LUCY A. and CLEFT EAMES, age 2 years and 2 months.

October 1, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
At Canton, St. Lawr. Co.., NY on the 16th inst., by the Rev. John Wilder?, Mr. SAMUEL FLINT of Brockville, C.W., to MRS. LAURA HUNTINGTON, of the former place.

On the 21st ult, by Wm. P. Smith, Esq., Mr. KNIGHT ALBERSON and Miss LUCINDA FILLMORE, both of Ellisburgh.

In Christ's Church, Sackets Harbor, on Tuesday morning, Sept. 23d by the Rev. R. D. Stearns, HENRY A. DANN and MARY HALL, daughter of THOMAS S. HALL, Esq., all of Sackets Harbor.

Died:
At the residence of his father, on Pillar Point, on the 21st Sept. of erysipelas, Mr. HIRAM INGERSON, age 43 years.

October 15, 1851, p. 4:

Married:
At Field's Hotel, in Brownville, on the 9th inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. WALTER ELLENWOOD, of Detroit, Michigan, and Miss LUCY M. ALLEN, of Watertown, NY.

Died:
On the 25th inst., at Cape Vincent, in the 43rd year of his age, Mr. F. A. FOLGER, the idol of the family.

October 22, 1851, p. 1:

Married:
At Boonville, on the 16th inst., by the Rev. Mr. Barnes, Mr. OCTAVE BLANC, Civil Engineer, of LeRay, Jeff. Co., to Miss CAROLINE A., daughter of BENJ. BRINKERHOFF, Esq., of the former place.

In Worth, Jeff. Co., on the 14th inst., by Albert S. Gillet, Esq., at his residence, REV. HENRY WARD, pastor of the Baptist Church at Smithville, NY to MRS. ESTHER M., relict of SAMUEL N. GILLET, and sister to the wife of A. S. GILLET.

At Manheim, Herkimer Co., on the 7th instant, by the Rev. Mr. Knieskern, ASA C. BOWN of Bowen's Prairie, Iowa, to Miss ARMENIA YORAN, daughter of JACOB YORAN, Esq., of Manheim.

October 28, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
On Monday, the 6th inst., by the Rev. Levi W. Norton, Mr. JOSEPH LAMBKIN and Miss AGNES RODERICK, both of Watertown.

November 5, 1851, p. 1:

Married:
In Sackets Harbor, on the 23d inst., by the Rev. Rufus D. Stearns, AUGUSTUS FORD, Esq., and Miss ANN HALL, eldest daughter of T. S. HALL, Esq., all of that village.

Died:
In Brownville, on the 1st inst., MRS. MARY SKINNER, wife of Hon. ALANSON SKINNER, and daughter of the late JOSIAH WOODWARD, Esq., of Swanzey, Cheshire Co., N.H., in the 57th year of her age.

In Pamelia, on the 22d inst., of consumption, GEN. SOLOMON ROBBINS JR., age about 60 years.

November 12, 1851, p. 3:

Married:
On the 5th inst., by Rev. A. J. Phelps, Mr. H. DWIGHT TOWNER, to Miss ROXANA C. BANISTER, both of Watertown.

Died:
In this village, on the 4th inst., at the residence of his father-in-law, Mr. Wingate, WILLIAM PHILLIPS, Esq., age 25 years. He leaves a young wife to mourn his loss.

At Saqoit, Oneida Co., on the 6th inst., JOANNAH BIRDSEY, widow of the late J. BIRDSEYE, of that place and a sister of Mr. CHAUNCEY CALHOUN, of this village.

November 19, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
At Smithville, on the 5th inst., by the Rev. H. Doane, Mr. HARVEY H. HARRINGTON, of Henderson, to Miss MARY JANE COOPER, of Adams.

November 26, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
In this village on Monday evening last, by Rev. I. Brayton, Mr. O. W. RANNEY of Buffalo, to Miss AMELIA E., daughter of Dr. R. GOODALE.

On Tuesday morning, at Trinity Church, in this village, by the Rev. L. W. Norton, CHARLES S. GOODALE, M.D., to Miss MARY, daughter of the late HENRY D. SEWALL, Esq.

Died:
At Rome, Bradford Co., PA, Miss CHARLOTTE M. SAWYER, age 21 years, daughter of Mr. JOSEPH SAWYER of Watertown. She was traveling for her health and died on the 10th inst.

December 3, 1851, p. 1:

Married:
In Champion, on the 25th Nov. 1851, by Rev. H. Doane, CONRAD CRETCHENBURGH, of Denmark, Lewis Co., NY, and ELVIRA HUSE of Jeff. Co., NY.

At the Presbyterian Church in Theresa, on the 27th ult, by the Rev. C. W. Treadwell, DAVID J. WAGER, Esq., attorney and counselor at law, of Philadelphia, Jeff. Co., to Miss SOPHRONIA, daughter of SYLVESTER BODMAN, Esq., of Theresa.

Died:
At LeRay, Jeff. Co., NY, on Thursday, Nov. 27th 1851, SILAS HOOVER, son of PETER HOOVER, age 32 years.

At Brownville, on the 27th inst., after a short illness, MRS. JOHN E. BROWN.

In Adams on the 25th inst. Mr. ALFRED ISHAM of Rutland, age 56. He had been to Massachusetts and was on his way home by railroad, was taken ill at Rome, but came on to Adams where he was compelled to stop and where he died the next morning.

December 17, 1851, p. 4:

Married:
In LeRay, on the 10th inst., by Rev. I. A. Rosseel, Mr. SIMEON DEXTER and Miss MARIA L., only daughter of Mr. PHINEAS HARDY, all of this town.

On the 3d inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. JOHN SCIDMORE to Miss AMENIA A. OOTHOUT both of Rutland, NY.

December 24, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
In Worth, by J. M. Ackley, Esq., at his residence, Dec. 9, 1851, ALMIRAN ADSIT to MARY JANE GILLET, all of Worth.

Died:
In Sinclareville, on the morning of the 29th Sept., GILBERT RICHMOND, M.D., in the 26th year of his age. He was born in Brownville, Jeff. Co., on 25 Oct. 1825. He came to the village of Sinclareville, in the fall of 1838, and commenced the study of medicine in that place in April 1842 and graduated with honor to himself at Albany Medical College, in 1847. He was married to the only daughter of Dr. J. E. KIMBALL, in Jan. 1849. (long obituary followed)

December 31, 1851, p. 2:

Married:
At Constableville, on Wednesday evening, 17th inst., by the Rev. L. S. Stevens, D. H. AINSWORTH, of Lyons, to Miss SARAH, daughter of HORACE JOHNSON, Esq., of the former place.

Died:
In this village on Monday evening, after an illness of two days, MRS. SARAH E., wife of Mr. SILAS CLARK, age 41 years. The funeral will take place at the house, at half past 10 o'clock today, Wednesday.


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