Re-Union

A semi-weekly newspaper published in Watertown, NY, 1866-1918, by A.H. Hall.It began with the July 19, 1866 issue.


WATERTOWN RE-UNION NEWSPAPER
published semi-weekly in Watertown, NY
Publisher: A. H. Hall


January - June 1871

1871 (Jan-June)   1871 (Jul-Dec)


January 5, 1871, p. 1:

Married:
In this city at the residence of Rev. L. S. Bingham, Mr. J. HENRY PORTER to Miss ALMIRA COOPER, both of Watertown.

At the residence of the bride's father, J. G. WAITE, Esq., in Rodman, on the 3rd inst., by Rev. S. Dewey, Mr. HIRAM H. HUNGERFORD, of this city to Miss SARAH A. WAITE of Rodman.

At the Central Hotel in Three Mile Bay, on the 28th, Dec., by Rev. A. Cheesman, Mr. GOODRICH W. HENRY, Clayton, to Miss MARY SPONABLE of Lyme.

Died:
In the town of Brownville of congestion of the lungs, FETTIE, only daughter of A. and G.? CHANGO, age 10 months.

January 12m 1871, p. 4:

Married:
At the house of the bride's father, on the 18th ult, by Rev. Mr. Staples, Mr. MELVIN BRIANT of Evans Mills to Miss HELLEN WARRINER of Philadelphia.

In Watertown, Jan. 7th by Rev. Harvey Hersey, Mr. OSCAR W. HOUSE of Pamelia and Miss ALICE E., daughter of STEWART Z. SMITH, Esq., of Brownville.

On New Year's Evening, at the residence of the bride's father, by the Rev. E. T. Ford, Mr. HERMAN HOLLOWAY to Miss MARTHA REED, both of Orleans.

At the M.E. Parsonage in Brownville, Dec. 6th, by Rev. S. M. Warn, Mr. JOHN LAMON of Hounsfield to Miss DIANTHA WHITMAN of Dexter.

In the M.E. Church, on Pillar Point, Dec. 25th, by the same, Mr. GEORGE W. LOWE to MRS. FANNY PETERSON both of Pillar Point.

At the residence of the bride's parents, Dec. 27th, by the same, Mr. SIDNEY L. CASE to Miss MARY A. SLACK, all of Brownville.

At the residence of the bride's parents, Dec. 29th, by the same, Mr. BYRON WALRATH, to Miss CORDELIA J. ALLEN, all of Brownville.

At the residence of C. W. Giles in Hounsfield, Jan. 2d, by the same, Mr. HENRY W. JENNINGS of St. Joseph Berrien Co., Mich., to Miss LIBBIE GILES of Brownville.

At the M.E. Parsonage in Brownville, Jan. 1st, by the same, Mr. J. FRANK MYERS to Miss CARRIE A. ROOT of Hounsfield.

At the residence of the bride's parents, on Pillar Point, Jan. 4th, by the same, Mr. EDWARD A. WASHBURNE of Dover, Ill, to Miss FIRONA A. LOWE of the former place.

At the residence of the bride's parents on the 5th inst., by the Rev. D. R. Brewer, Mr. FRED K. MASSEY to Miss MARIE, only daughter of JULIEN PERRON, all of Brooklyn, NY

At the home of the bride, by Rev. S. Dewey, BARRETT COLE to Miss MADORA M. EASTMAN, both of Rodman, NY.

Died:
In Lorraine, on the 6th inst., MRS. BETSEY E., wife of JASPER WOOLWORTH, age 74 years, 7 months and 20 days.

On the 5th inst., at his residence in Hounsfield, ALBERT VAN DEWALKER, age 72 years and 6 months.

In South Richland, Dec. 24th, HORACE W., son of Rev. J. W. and HARRIET SIMPSON, age 12 years and 7 months.

At Cape Vincent, on the 7th January, ALMONTE B. BARTLETT, eldest son of GEO. F. BARTLETT, age 24 years.

In Watertown, Jan. 6th, WILLIAM J. BRINTNALL, age 16 years and 1 month. The funeral was largely attended at the residence of his father, ISAAC BRINTNALL, Esq., on Sunday the 8th inst.

January 19, 1871, p. 5:

Married:
At the residence of the bride's father, Mr. CHARLES W. MITCHELL, Port Washington, Long Island, January 11th, by the Rev. J. E. Homans, Mr. EGBERT H. HUNGERFORD, of this city, and Miss MARY E. MITCHELL.

At the residence of the bride's parents on the 11th inst., by Rev. L. Brown, Mr. WM. M. LAMBIE to Miss OCTAVIA AMELIA SILL, all of Theresa.

At the residence of the bride's parents, near Depauville, on the 12th inst., by Rev. J. H. Lamb, Mr. JOHN WETTERHAHN of Orleans,to Miss LOUISA FAILING of Clayton.

Died:
In Pamelia on the 12th inst., Mr. A. F. RIPLEY, age 76 years, 10 months and 4 days.

On the 8th inst., SABEA E., wife of Dr. H. E. HENDEE, age 43 years, 9 months and 15 days.

In Hounsfield, on the 2d inst., Mr. THOMAS SABINE, age 70 years. Reformer and Oswego papers please copy.

In Dexter on the 11th inst., HARRY E., only child of GEORGE W. and HELLEN WOOD, age 1 year and 6 months.

In Lincoln, Michigan on the 5th ult, of consumption, SARAH ANN, wife of J. G. WELLS, Esq., and daughter of G. BROWN, Esq., age 45 years, 1 month and 4 days.

January 26, 1871, p. 5:

Married:
At the house of the bride's father, on the 23d inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. MORRIS E. WILSON to Miss MAY A. THURSTON, both of Watertown.

At the same time and place, by the same, Mr. CLARK W. COLLINS to Miss FRANK A. THURSTON, both of Watertown.

At the house of John Fisk, Esq., of Watertown, the bride's adopted father, on the 18th inst., by the Rev. J. M. Beeman, of Three Mile Bay, Mr. A. HARRISON HEATH of Rodman to Miss HELLEN E. RAWSON.

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Died:
At Three Mile Bay on the 24th inst., of scarlet fever, WM. D. HEMSTREET son of W. and SARAH HEMSTREET, age 1 year and 9 months.

At Felts Mills on the 6th inst., of heart disease, Mr. F. FERGUSON in the 77th year of his age.

In Rutland, Hollow, on the 17th inst., at the residence of his brother, Mr. RICHARD FULTON, age 64 years.

In Brownville, very suddenly on the 24th inst., Mr. THOMAS TOBIN age 70 years.

February 2, 1871, p. 4:

Married:
At the Harris House, on the 25th ult, by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. H. C. RYEL of Copenhagen, NY to Miss ISABELLA CROSS of Felts Mills.

At Cape Vincent, on the 25th ult, by the Rev. J. B. Linn, Mr. WILLIAM NOBLES of Sackets Harbor to Miss JONNIE SHEPHERD of Cape Vincent.

At the residence of the bride's brother in Brownville, on the 27th ult, by Rev. S. M. Warn, Mr. EUGENE E. GRAVES of Rutland, to Miss S. ALWIDA BEADELL of the former place.

Died:
At his residence in Keene, Michigan, on the 14th ult, Mr. ALEXANDER STOVERS, age 71 years, 5 months and 16 days.

February 9, 1871, p. 6:

Married:
On the 6th inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. MILTON YOUNG to Miss CARRIE POTTER, all of this city.

In Theresa, at the residence of the bride's mother, on the 31st ult, by the Rev. Francis W. Hilliard, Mr. LOREN F. SHERTLEFF to Miss HELLEN MARY WALRADT.

In Orleans, on the 24th ult, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. O. D. S. Marclay, Mr. JACOB SNELL to Miss MARY M., oldest daughter of REUBEN TIMERMAN, Esq., of Orleans.

February 16, 1871, p. 5:

Married:
On the 8th inst., by Rev. J. F. Stewart, Mr. JOHN W. SCOTT to Miss ISABELLA ROGERS, both of this city.

At Cape Vincent, on Wednesday the 8th inst., by the Rev. J. B. Linn, Mr. GEO. W. LOGAN and Miss JULIA V. HALE, both of Kingston, Ontario.

At Cape Vincent on Thursday the 9th inst., by the Rev. J. B. Lynn, Mr. GEO. COLE and Miss ___J. PERRY both of Cape Vincent.

Died:
In Henderson, February 6th, MARY A., only daughter of JOSEPH G. and MARY LEFFINGWELL, age 3 months and 1_ days.

February 23, 1871, p. 7:

Married:
At Cape Vincent, on the 21st inst., by the Rev. John B. Linn, Mr. PETER HAAS of Watertown, to Miss ELIZABETH LODIE of Cape Vincent.

In Antwerp, at the residence of the bride's parents, on the 20th inst., by the Rev. J. Winslow, Rector of Christ Church, Sackets Harbor, Mr. JAMES D. NEWTON of Pawnee City, Nebraska, to Miss N. ELIZA GATES, daughter of WILLIAM R. GATES, Esq., of Antwerp.

Died:
On Wells Island, Alexandria Bay, on the 9th inst., of heart disease, Mr. CHAUNCEY CASWELL, age 63 years. He was one of the old settlers and in his death, many sympathizing friends mourn with his family in their great loss.

March 2, 1871, p. 8:

Married:
At Mr. John Marvin's Worth Centre, Feb. 18th, by C. W. Bishop, Esq., Mr. WILLIAM PATTERSON to Miss MARY COSSELMAN, all of Worth Centre.

At Mr. Edwin Cornell's, Worth Centre, on the evening of Feb. 22d, by C. W. Bishop, Esq., Mr. THOMAS PIEDDICK to Miss WAITA A. BICE all of Worth Centre.

On the 21st ult, at the residence of S. S. Delong, by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. JOHN T. STRICKLAND of Philadelphia to MRS. MARY A. TOWNSEND of this city.

Died:
At Sanford's Corners on the 22d ult., MRS. LIDIA JEWETT, age 71 years and 6 months.

March 9, 1871, p. 6:

Married:
At the house of the bride's mother on the 27th ult, by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. JOHN W. MILTON to MRS. MARYETTE CLARK, both of Diana, NY

At the Parsonage, in Brownville, Jan. 31st, by Rev. S. M. Warn, Mr. NATHAN WALRATH to Miss NANCY A. RUNDELL both of Clayton.

At the Parsonage in Brownville, Feb. 6th by the same, Mr. MARVIN G. DILLENBECK, of Dexter to Miss ELSIE J. STOCKWELL of Watertown.

At the Brownville, Hotel, on the 1st inst., by the same, Mr. STEPHEN SMITH of Alexandria, to Miss ABBIE A. SMITH of Chaumont.

At the residence of the bride's parents, in Pamelia, on the 1d inst., by the same, Mr. DEXTER MILLS to Miss JULIETTE WALTS, both of Pamelia.

March 16, 1871, p. 7:

Married:
At the house of the bride's parents on the 8th inst., by Rev. J. H. Stewart, Mr. EDWARD D. FIELDS of Hounsfield to Miss JENNIE M. BAKER of Watertown.

At the house of the bride's father, Jan. 10th, by Rev. E. Barnes, Mr. GEORGE W. PARKER of Adams to Miss ALICE J. COLTON of Sacketts Harbor.

In St. James Church, Pulaski, on the 14th inst,. By the Rev. J. Winslow, Rector of Christ Church, Sackets Harbor, Mr. GILBER L. CROSS and Miss SOPHIA M. KNAPP, daughter of ORVILLE H. KNAPP, recently of Smithville.

In Depauville, on the 11th inst., by Rev. J. S. Staples, Mr. EDMUND F. WHEELER to Miss MARY GREENFIELD, all of Hounsfield.

Died:
At Martinsburgh, Oct. 23d, 1870 after suffering with a cancer for 10 years, WELTHY, wife of MERRITT DUNTON, age 43 years and 3 months.

At her father's residence in Pinckney, Feb. 11th, after a lingering consumption, Miss DELIA TYLER.

March 23, 1871, p. 2:

Married:
At Theresa, on the 11th inst., by the Rev. Alexander Smith, Mr. FRED A. GAUDETT to Miss MARY CASEY, all of Redwood.

March 30, 1871, p. 7:

Married:
At the residence of the bride's father, in Blissfield, Mich., March 22d, by the Rev. Mr. Pryer, of Petersburgh, Mr. DIESTINE ELLIS of Plessis, Jeff. Co., NY to Miss THIRZA J. PARKER, formerly of that place.

Died:
At her residence in Pamelia, Four Corners, March 1st, RACHAEL GOULDING, widow of CURTIS GOULDING, age 87 years and 5 months.

At Sanford's Corners on the 21st inst., Mr. ISAAC RYDER, age 84 years.

At his residence in Pamelia, March 26th, ASA OTIS, Esq., Age 71 years.

April 13, 1871, p. 2:

Married:
At the residence of Mr. Page Acket, St. Lawrence, on the 5th inst., by Rev. D. W. Aylsworth, Mr. JAMES MILLS of Adams Centre, to MRS. JULIETTA H. KYES of St. Lawrence.

April 20, 1871, p. 6:

Died:
In this city, March 27th, of consumption, Mr. WILLIAM THOMAS, age 63 years, 8 months and 2 days.

In Redwood, March 29th, 1871, MARY E., wife of A. HARDER, Esq., age 31? years.

In Watertown, on the 5th inst., of heart disease, LUCY, wife of Mr. TIMOTHY SMITH, age 75 years.

April 27, 1871, p. 7:

Married:
At the residence of Capt. N. S. Spear, North Watertown, on the 18th inst., by Rev. Mr. Livingston, Mr. OLIVER PORTER of Rodman to Miss ADA E. HART of this city.

Died:
Suddenly in Philadelphia, NY, April 19th, 1871, MAHLON STRICKLAND, age 79 years, 10 months and 4 days.

May 11, 1871, p. 4:

Died:
At her residence in Brownville, after a long and severe illness on the 29th ult., MARGARET ANN, wife of CALVIN NELLIS, age 41 years, 2 months and 24 days.

May 18, 1871, p. 5:

Married:
At the residence of the bride, on the 14th inst., by Rev. J. W. Ward, Mr. HENRY N. HUGGINS to MRS. MARY A. CLARK, all of Mannsville,

Died:
At Evans Mills, on the 15th inst., Mr. JOSEPH PIERCE, age 83 years.

May 25, 1871, p. 6:

Married:
In the M.E. Church, Rensselaer Falls, on the 30th ult., by Rev. G. A. Rockwood, Mr. CHARLES E. PRIEST of Evans Mills, to Miss SARAH L. JOHNSON, of Canton, NY.

In this city, May 22d, by the Rev. T. Babcock, D.D., Mr. LYMAN S. KNAPP of Bennington, VT and Miss OLIVE SHURTLIFF of Landsdowne, Canada

Died:
In Washington, on the 12th inst., of bronchial consumption, age 33 years and 3 months, CHARLES E. HUNT, son of THOMAS HUNT of this town.

At Syracuse, May 16th, WELLS B. SMITH, son of MAJOR J. D. SMITH of Adams, age 42 years. He was a brother of WM. J. SMITH of the Re-Union.

June 1, 1871, p. 6:

Died:
At her home in Watertown, NY, Friday morning, May 19th, 1871, MRS. ELI FARWELL, age 73 years. (Margaret A.)

In the town of Watertown, on May 29th, Mr. ALEXANDER PARKER, age 84 years.

June 8, 1871, p. 7:

Married:
At the bride's home, June 1st, by the Rev. I. S. Bingham, Mr. MILO B. RANDALL of Adams, to Miss ELLA L. GURNEE of Watertown.

June 15, 1871, p. 6:

Married:
At Plessis, on the 6th inst., by Rev. P. Bullis, Mr. HENRY F. TIMMERMAN of Orleans Four Corners, to Miss MARGARET HOOVER of Theresa.

At the residence of Philo M. Brown, in Lorraine, on the 6th inst., by Rev. S. P. Merrill of Adams, MR. WM. H. CROMWELL of Saginaw, Michigan to Miss MEDORA C. BROWN of Lorraine.

June 22, 1871, p. 4:

Died:
At her residence in Ellisburgh, of apoplexy, on the 15th ult, URSUAL, wife of HIRAM BUELL, age 55 years.

At Sterlingville, on the 11th inst., THOMAS SHARON, age 54 years. He came to Philadelphia from Carthage in 1837 and purchased a farm where he lived until his death. He was the father of nine children. (long paragraph about his life and personal qualities)

June 29, 1871, p. 7:

Married:
In this city, June 28th, by Rev. C. M. Livingston, Mr. FRANK W. SMITH and Miss LIZZIE GRAHAM, all of this city.


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