Cornelia Roberts Jaquay
(1840 - July 1916)
Canastota Bee Journal
29 July 1916
CORNELIA ROBERTS JAQUAY
The death of Mrs. Cornelia Roberts Jaquay, aged 75, widow of Samuel N.
Jaquay, occurred at the Canastota Hospital Thursday afternoon, where she had
been a patient for several weeks. The body was later removed to her home in
Lamb Avenue where the funeral will be held privately at 2:30 o'clock Sunday
afternoon. It is expected Rev. A. C. Horsman and Rev. Harry Rosengrant will
Mrs. Jaquay had been a life long resident of Canastota and vicinity. She
was born on the New Boston road just west of this village on September 7,
1840, a daughter of Peleg and Barbara Howe Roberts, pioneer residents of this
locality. At the age of 16 she was married to Mr. Jaquay and the couple
enjoyed fifty-nine years of wedded life until June 17, 1915, when Mr.
Jaquay's death occurred.
She was one of the oldest members of the Methodist Church. Surviving is
one son, Herbert G. Jaquay of this village.
[Facts: 1840 - 1916; she was grandmother to Harold Jaquay, Sr. submitted by
Date: Monday, July 17, 2000 07:59 AM
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