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

published semi-weekly in Watertown, NY
Publisher: A. H. Hall

January - June 1876

Jan-Jun 1876, Jul-Dec 1876

January 20, 1876, p. 5:

In this city Jan. 1st, 1876, by Rev. J. Hogan, Mr. JAMES W. HURD and FRANCILIA DEMERS, all of Watertown.

At Antwerp, Jan. 17th, JAMES WHITE, age 77 years. Funeral Wednesday at one o'clock.

In Oakland, Cal., Dec. 27th, 1875, ELIZA SESSIONS, wife of Rev. JOHN SESSIONS, D.D., in her 78th year.

In this city, Jan. 13th, 1876, Hon. WM. C. THOMPSON, age 66 years. Funeral from his late residence No. 1 Gale St., on Saturday, the 13th at 1 o'clock p.m.

In New York City, Dec. 30th of consumption, JOSEPH PICKET, age 41 years (formerly of this county).

February 17, 1876, p. 3:

At the residence of the bride's parents, Feb. 15, by the Rev. A. H. Ormsbee, G. N. PUDLONG of Lafargeville to Miss FANNIE E. POTTER of Adams.

At Carthage on Tuesday 15th inst., MRS. MARY JANE STEWART, widow of the late H. S. STEWART in the 85th year of her age.

In Pickney Feb. 10th, 1876, ANDREW J. GLAZIER, age 13 years.

At Mohawk, Herkimer Co., Jan. 26th, JACKSON PIPER, age 38 years.

In this city, Feb. 12th, FRANKIE A., wife of JOHN HOLCOMB, age 29 years, 3 mos., 26 days. Funeral from her late residence No. 36 High Street this (Monday) afternoon at 2 p.m.

February 24, 1876, p. 5:

Feb. 16th, by Rev. G. M. Meade, Mr. BRAYTON W. HUNGERFORD to Miss EMMA E. MARTIN both of this city.

In Carthage, at the residence of Mrs. S. H. Fuller, Feb. 15th, by the Rev. G. M. Meade, Mr. CHARLES TRUAX to Miss ADELIA SHERMAN both of this city.

In this city, Feb. 18th, GRACE M., daughter of E. F. and ELLEN M. POWERS, age 3 years, 10 mos and 18 days.

At the residence of G. N. Maynard, Sandford Corners, NY, Feb. 15th, 1876, WILLIAM T. SNOWDEN age 30 years, 10 months and 10 days. Funeral will take place from No. 15 High St., Friday, Feb. 18, at 2:30 p.m.

March 9, 1876, p. 2:

In Philadelphia, Feb. 27th, 1876, by Rev. H. Hesselgrave, Mr. CHARLES E. SALISBURY to Miss LUCY NORMANDER, all of Philadelphia, NY

In this city, on Thursday the 2d inst., by the Rev. L. R. Brewer, RICHARD HOLDEN, Jr., to Miss EVA? G. HUFFSTATER, both of this city.

In this city, March 7th, ETTA, only daughter of JAMES and MARTHA SHARP, age 2 years, 60 mo. Funeral from her father's residence, No. 21? Lynde Street, Thursday at 10 a.m.

March 16, 1876, p. 3:

On Thursday, the 9th inst., at Trinity Church, by the Rev. L. R. Brewer, JOSEPH STERLING of Great Bend, to Miss STELLA M. SLAID of Leray.

At Grand Rapids, Michigan, on Feb. 18th inst., after an illness of seven weeks of hemorrhage of the lungs, HENDERSON CROSS, age 68 years, 6 months and 2 days. Mr. C. was formerly a resident of Jefferson Co., NY and leaves an aged widow, one son and give daughters to mourn his loss. Jeff. Co., NY and Trenton, NJ papers please copy.

In this city, March 8th, DEBORAH F., wife of JOHN GIFFORD, age 65 years, 7 mo., and 12 days. Funeral from her late residence this Friday afternoon at 2 p.m.

In this city March 11th, JAMES WYLIE age 60 years. Funeral at his late residence, No. 16 Massey St., this (Monday) afternoon at 2 o'clock.

March 30, 1876, p. 8:

At the residence of Mr. John Tahash, March 16, 1876, by Rev. Wm. M. Holbrook, Mr. MYRON BRIGGS to Miss AMANDA JONES, all of Plessis, NY

At the M. E. parsonage Evans Mills, NY, March 16th, 1876, by Rev. Wm. M. Hohlbrook, Mr. HIRAM E. BOWLES of Antwerp, to Miss LIBBIE M. BOWLTON of Alexandria, N.Y.

In this city at the residence of his brother-in-law, Parsen T. Hinds, No. 35 ____St., JAMES W. CAREY age 30? years. Funeral on Friday the 4th, from residence at 2:30 p.m. at St. Patricks Church at 3 p.m.

In this city, March 23d, JOHN M., son of JOHN M. and HARRIET A. TILDEN, age 1 year, 6 months and 22 days. Funeral from No. 31 Massey St., Sunday the 26th inst., at 2:30 p.m.

At Carthage, March 16th, JOHN GRANNIS, age 78 years, 2 months and 12 days

April 6, 1876, p. 6:

In Sackets Harbor, March 22nd, by the Rev. Mr. Davey, Mr. GALMAN CIRTWILL of Pillar Point age 76 years to MRS. MARCELLA BATES of Sackets Harbor age 73 years.

At Redfield, Oswego Co., April 4th, by Rev. B. S. Crosby, WM. U. GRANNIS of Watertown and Miss MINNIE B. SEYMOUR, daughter of V. J. SEYMOUR, ESQ., of Redfield

At Three Mile Bay, April 1st, JENNIE, daughter of JOHN and SELINA M. COMBS, age 6 years.

At LaFargeville, April 2nd, G. MALCOMB HURD, age 25 years, 4 mo., 10 days.

At Oxbow, March 29th, JENE, wife of ROBERT DARLING, age 75 years, 5 months.

At Sackets Harbor, March 11th, MONROE KNOWLTON age 4 years.

In this city, March 30th, JAMES, son of MARTIN and EMMA LASHER.

In this city, March 29th, JAMES L., son of LEONARD W., son of LEONARD W. and NELLIE M. DECKER, age 2 months and 20 days. Funeral from No. 48 Arsenal St., on Saturday at 2 p.m.

In this city, March 30th, BRIDGET RYAN, age 58 years Funeral from St. Patricks Church, this Friday morning at 9:30 a.m.

April 20, 1876, p. 7:

In this city, by Rev. G. M. Meade, Mr. HARVEY M. KELLER to Miss LAURA D. MURPHY.

At Ellisburgh, April 3rd, by Rev. D. Kendell Smith, CLARKE R. BARBER (or BAKER) of Albion to Miss JOSE E. RUSSELL of Ellisburgh. (see corrected notice below)

In this city, April 19, at 7 o'clock p.m., DELIA A., wife of C. C. BROWN.

In Port Ontario, April 9th, MRS. MARY BETTINGER, age 88.

In this city April 13th, JOHN CHELLIS age 84 years, 5 mos., and 13 days. Funeral from his late residence No. 111 Main St., Sunday at 4:30 p.m.

In this city, April 14, EDDIE, son of RICHARD H. and FANNIE LEE, age 11 years, 8 mos, and 11 days. Funeral from his father's residence No. 67 Stone St., Sunday at 12 p.m.

April 27, 1876, p. 3:

At H. Gardiner, ME, April 26, Mr. MORGAN H. STERNBERGH of this city and Miss ALICE CLAY of Gardiner, ME.

At Ellisburgh, April 3, by Rev. D. Kendall Smith, CLARKE E. BAKER of Albion to Miss ROSE E. RUSSELL of Ellisburgh

At Adams, April 11th by Rev. S. W. Hatch, WM. E. HURD to IMOGENE TOUSLEY, both of Ellisburgh.

In the town of New Haven, Oswego Co., N. B., MINNIE L. MIDDLETON daughter of ANDREW J. and RHODA A. MIDDLETON, of scarlet fever, April 27, 1876, age 2 years, 9 months and 17 days.

In Antwerp, April 16th, CLARA, adopted daughter of ERASTUS W. and LURETTE CROSSE, age 17 years, 3 months and 14 days.

In Hermon, April 12, 1876, after an illness of ten days, CLERINDA, wife of CHARLES BISHOP of Antwerp, age 57 years, 8 months and 12 days.

In Redwood, April 10th, JAMES CAREY, age 62 years.

May 11, 1876, p. 5:

At the Canada Methodist Parsonage, Odessa, on the 23d inst., by the Rev. Jas. Kines, Mr. JAMES MILLER of Napanee, to Miss ELLEN M. LOOMIS, of the Township of Ernesttown.

At the residence of the bride's parents, by Rev. O. C. Cole, Mr. C. W. HALL of Antwerp, and Miss HATTIE M. WALLACE of Belleville.

In Woodville, April 24th, SARAH, only child of GEORGE C. and ELLA J. BENNETT, age 1 year.

In Pulaski, April 24th, MABEL, daughter of C. J. and C. AUSTIN, age 7 weeks and 21 days.

In Pulaski, April 28, BETSEY MEACHAM, age 73 years.

In Watertown, May 7, LIZZIE, daughter of JACOB JR. and LORANDA STEARS, age 14 years, 2 mo. and 3 days.

In this city, May 7th, INEZ VIOLA CROSS, age 36 years.

May 18, 1876, p. 3:

At the residence of HIRAM DEWEY, the bride's father, on Washington St., May 9th by Rev. Dr. Porter, LUCIUS M. WAIT and ALICE C. DEWEY

In Depauville, May 8th, WILLIAM WAUFUL in his 90th year. He was one of the pioneers in the settlement of this county, was in the War of 1812 throughout, and at the battle of Sackets Harbor. He was an estimable citizen of upright work, quiet habits and greatly respected by his numerous friends and acquaintances.

At Cape Vincent, May 9th, BEULAH, relict of the Late OTIS P. STARKEY, age 73 years. Funeral from her late residence on Friday, at 11 a.m.

In this city, May 11th, BERNARD EMMERICH age 28 years, 10 months and 11 days. Funeral from No. 10 Academy St., on Sunday at 2 p.m.

In this city after a three week illness of typhoid fever, HENRY C. KELSEY, age 43 years. Funeral at residence No. 38 Coffeen St., at 7 o'clock, Saturday morning. The remains will be taken to Somerville for interment.

In Leray, May 6th, at the residence of Henry W. Wilson, CHAS. H., son of WILLIAM WILSON, age 1 year, 4 mos., and 16 days.

May 25, 1876, p. 6:

At Rosiere, NY on Sunday, May 7th, FRANCIS EDUSE, age __4 years.

In this village, on Thursday afternoon, May 11th, ROBERT MOORE, in the 62nd year of his age.

In this city, May 18th, BENJAMIN REDPATH, age 39 years. Funeral on Sunday, 21st. Prayers at his late residence No. 14 Davidson St., at 2 p.m. Services at Arsenal St. M. E. church at 2:30 p.m.

At his residence, Ashland Farm, Three Mile Bay, on the 16th, WILLIAM DEWEY in his 64th year.

At Utica, May 16th, JAMES A. AMES, age 44 years, 8 months. Funeral from No. 25 Coffeen Street, this Thursday, May 18th, at 2:30 p.m.

June 1, 1876, p. 2:

At Utica, Wednesday evening, Mary 24th, at the residence of the bride's father, by Rev. Ira A. Goodrich, Mr. G. S. BALLARD to Miss LAURA J. HOWARTH, both of Utica.

In North Adams, May 24th, MERVIN R., son of GEORGE and MATILDA STOKES, age 5 weeks.

June 15, 1876, p. 4:

At the First Presbyterian Church in this city on Tuesday, June 13th by the Rev. J. J. Porter, Mr. HENRY A. BROCKWAY and STEPHANIE L. MAIER, both of this city.

Yesterday morning at Trinity Church, by Rev. Mr. Parker, GEORGE W. HANNAHS to HELEN WATT both of this city.

At Evans Mills, June 12th by Rev. W. M. Holbrook, Mr. ANDREW AITKEN of Natural Bridge to Miss OLEVA MAGOON of Diana, NY

At Great Bend, June 11th, by Rev. C. N. Higby, Mr. FRANK W. WOOLWORTH to Miss JENNIE CREIGHTON both of Watertown, NY

In Adams, June 6th, SALMON GILMAN age 84 years.

At Adams, June 4th, MATTIE, daughter of SHELDON CHANDLER, age 9 years.

In Ravenna, Ohio, June 1st, 1876, Prof. GEORGE S. GRIPPIN, age 33 years.

June 29, 1876, p. 1:

In Oswego, Tuesday, June 20th, by Rev. Father Barry, JAMES D. McBRIDE of Potsdam and Miss NELLIE A. GITTINS of Oswego.

In Theresa, June 21st, at the residence of the bride's mother, by Rev. Mr. Williamson, Mr. GEORGE P. STONE of this city, and Miss ETTA YOST, sister of Hon. GEO. E. YOST.

On Wednesday, June 21st, at the residence of C. A. Smith, Mr. GEORGE F. MERRITT to Miss ALTA E. BONNEY, all of Norwich, NY

In Watertown on Wednesday, June 21st, by Rev. J. M. Putnam, L. F. PHILLIPS and HATTIE RICHARDSON, all of Watertown.

On the 29th, inst., by Rev. _____, Mr. WM. C. EASTERLY to Miss FRANCES A. LYON, both of Watertown, NY

At the house of John Roberts, Great Bend, by W. H. Allia, Esq., Mr. JOS. SCHRANTZ of Great Bend and Miss ___ALMER of Wilna, NY

In Belleville, June 21, by Rev. Mr. Osborn, Rev. F. KNAPP of ___to Miss LIBBIE BARNEY of Belleville, NY

Information contributed by volunteer Marilyn Sapienza.

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