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August 01, 1890; Friday

Springfield: Mrs. George Stevens a few days ago gave birth to her twenty- third child. Several years ago she presented her husband with triplets.

Springfield: George Mount is the happy father of a little boy at last.

Springfield: Mr. George Bailey and Miss Clara Wagner were married on Wednesday evening by Rev. Mr. Estes of the M. E. Church.

Denton-Hyde Park, July 23, Louisa, widow of the late Charles Denton, aged 84 years.

Carman-Hempstead, July 23, Bertha Louise, daughter of Isaac N. and Amanda M. Carman aged 16 years, 6 months and 11 days.

(28)Combs-Oceanville, July 31, Eliza Jane Combs, aged 70 years, 11 months and 5 days.

Inwood: The remains of Cornelius Abrams, formerly of this place, were brought here from the West for interment on Sunday. Funeral services were held in the M. E. Church, Lawrence, Rev. Mr. Gillies officiating, and were largely attended. The deceased was twenty-two years of age at the time of his death, and was studying for the ministry. He was a young man very much esteemed, and his demise is deeply regretted by many warm friends.

Inwood: The seven-months-old child of Edward Sprague died on Sunday last. The funeral services were held on Monday, and the interment was in the Lawrence Cemetery.

Rockaway: Katie Phillips, the fifteen-months-old daughter of Wm. Phillips, died on Sunday morning. A private funeral was held the same day and the remains were temporarily interred in the Catholic Cemetery at Lawrence.

Springfield: The mother of George Watts was buried from his home in the Foster's Meadow cemetery Sunday afternoon. Rev. Mr. Rutherford of the Presbyterian Church, officiating.

August 8, 1890; Friday

Voorhis-Merrick, July 31, Stephen, infant child of Charles and Cornelia Voorhis, aged 10 mos.

Kohler-Freeport, Aug. 1, Emma, daughter of Frederic and Annie Kohler, aged 9 months and 23 days.

Seaman-Freeport, Aug. 2, Ina W., daughter of Charles P. and Josie Seaman, aged 2 months and 11 days.

Taylor-Merrick, Aug. 4, Jessie T., daughter of Theus and Mary Taylor, aged 6 years, 8 months and 11 days.

Smith-Smithville South-Aug. 3, Mrs. Margaret Smith, relect of the late Joel Smith, aged 83 years, 1 month and 5 days.

(29)Carman-Hempstead, July 31, Coles Carman, aged 70 years.

Johnson-Woodfield, Aug. 6, infant child of Hiram and Elsie Johnson.

Abrams-Pearsalls, Aug. 1, Ralph B., son of Geo. and Ella Abrams, aged 1 year, 1 month, 26 days.

Valley Stream-Jerome Abrams died last Saturday old age. He was about eighty years of age, and was the last of the family of Elijah Abrams, who had eight children, four sons and four daughters. All living to a good old age. Mr. Abrams leaves a widow and five sons. Funeral took place Tuesday afternoon at the F. M. Church, Rockville Centre.

(30) Hempstead-James Weeks, Aug. 1.

Jamaica: Everett Smith, one of the most (ink smear)able citizens of Jamaica, died last Thursday after a brief illness. He was born in Jamaica 91 years ago, and during that period lived within a radius of (ink smear) miles of his birthplace. His father (ink smear) Noah Smith, and the homestead an ancient two-story dwelling standing on elevated ground at the intersection of Puntine and South streets, was known to the old villagers as "Noah's Ark." Mr. Smith was one of the oldest members of the Presbyterian Church, having joined it in his early youth. He was married to Miss Joanna Dudlam sixty-three years ago, and she sruvives him at the age of eighty-five. No children blessed this union.

August 15, 1890

Leder-Lotz-Rockville Centre, Aug. 10, by Rev. S. K. Spahr Mr. Louis Leder to Miss Lille May Lotz all of Rockville Centre.

Wells-Canton-Brooklyn, Aug. 7, at the residence of the bride's sister, Mrs. E. E. Johnson, by Rev. James Taylor, Maggie A., daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Canton, of Hamilton, Bermuda to Virgil B. Wells, of Brooklyn.

Langdon-Bedell-At the M. E. Parsonage, Pearsalls, Aug. 12, by Rev. W. McNicholl, Mr. Benjamin Langdon, of Pearsalls, to Miss Maggie Bedell, Valley Stream.

Smith-Freeport, Aug. 8, Annie B., daughter of Edward T. and Elizabeth Smith, aged 8 months and 18 days.

Smith-Freeport, Aug. 11, Maggie M., daughter of John H. and Margaret Smith, aged 11 months and 1 1/2 days.

Combs-Freeport, Aug. 13, at the residence of her sister, Mrs. John Seaman, Mrs. Combs, aged 57 years.

Driscoll-Pearsalls, Aug. 11, Martha M., daughter of David and Althusia Driscoll, aged 1 year, 6 months and 12 days.

Allen-East Rockaway, Aug. 7., Clariana Jamie, daughter of Richard and Jane Allen, aged 1 yr.

Cornwell-Baldwins, Aug. 6, Martha Jane Cornwell, aged 60 years.

Southard-Oceanville, Aug. 6, Bergen R., son of Clarence E. and Libbie G. Southard, aged 1 year, 3 months, and 18 days.

(31) Smith-Hempstead-Aug. 6, Samuel G. Smith.

Carll-Babylon, Mrs. Jane Carll, of Babylon, died on Friday of last week, aged 92 years.

Hamill-Islip-Eddie Hamill, son of Dr. E. H. Hamill, late of Islip, was drowned while bathing at Bay Shore last week.

August 22, 1890

Kelly-Freeport-Aug. 17, Mary, wife of James Kelly, aged 58 years. Interment at Jersey City.

(32)Jones-Baldwins, Aug. 18, Mrs. Elisabeth W. Jones, aged 67 years.

Walker-Hempstead, Aug. 18, John H. Walker, son of the late Wm. C. Walker, aged 36 years.

(33) Dodd-Baldwins, Aug. 19, Mrs. Phobe L. Dodd, aged 73 years.

(34) Fredis-New York-Alfred Fredis, drowned, Aug. 19.

Carpenter-Jamaica-August 16, Mrs Sarah Ann Carpenter, age 80, widow of the late George Carpenter. She died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Philip Remsen.

Johnson-Lawrence-Louise G., daughter of Hans C. Johnson, one year and seven months, died on Sunday. (Aug. 17) . Interment in Lawrence Cemetery.

August 29, 1890

Leslie-Duryea-At St. John's Episcopal Church, Grand Haven, Mich., Aug. 20, by Rev. Dr. Wilkinson, Mr. Alex Leslie, of Detroit, Mich., to Miss Arcillia B. Duryea, grand-daughter of the late Capt. James Bedell, of Oceanville.

Baldwin-Hempstead-Mrs. Mary Baldwin died at her home in this village last Friday (Aug. 22) at an advanced age.

The Numbers next to the names have obituaries for them; Please see OBITUARIES 1-27 for corresponding numbers. Obituaries 28-



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