Daniel Hall died
in Scriba Jan__ ( sic) 1874 aged 84 years. He was a resident of Scriba
Levi Pratt, died in the town
of Schroeppel, May 20, 1874 aged 88 years. Lived in the town 46 years.
Henry Breed died in Phoenix
Dec 17,1873. (sic) He was born at Heath, Vermont May 6, 1802 came to Onondaga
in 1830 and to Phoenix in 1835.
Alanson Loomis died at Matoon
, ILL July 22,1874. He was born in Winsted, Conn and came to Fulton in
Wm Ingall died in Volney
June 19, 1873, (sic) aged 81 years; born in Chester, Massachusetts, Sept
16,1792; married Esther Whittemore April 20, 1813, with whom he lived upwards
of 60 years; two years after the marriage he purchased the farm where he
Rodman Dexter, died at his
home in Granby May 11, 1874 aged 77 years; came form Onondaga 52 years
ago with an ox team; their compass was marked trees; his wife survives
him, aged 77 years.
Jeremiah Baker, died May 30,
1874 aged 82 years.
Aaron Williams died in Palermo,
June 6, 1874, aged 81 years; lived on the place where he died 40 years;
came from Madison County.
Philena van Buren, widow of
Jacob Van Buren, died in Fulton July 19,1874, aged 74 years; she was one
of the early settlers in this town.
Sarah Hathaway, died in the
town of New Haven, Oswego county, June 11,1874 aged 91 years, six months.
Andrew Durkee, died in Ira,
Cayuga county, Feb 27, 1874 aged 74 years; came from Saratoga county; penetrated
the wilderness, took up a farm, cleared it, and died there; his wife still
Horace P. Pond, died January
6, 1874, aged 71 years. He came to Fulton from Oneida county, in
Asahel B. Carrier, died in
Volney, in the 71st year of his age. He came from Lenox, Mass.; settled
on the farm 47 years ago, where he died.
Silas Emory was born in Brooklin,
Hillsboro county N.H. in 1796; died April 1, 1874 aged 78 years. Lived
in Fulton since 1815.
Polina wife of John Gasper,
died July 28,1874, aged 78 years . She came to Fulton in 1811 from Herkimer
county; was matron of Gasper hotel over 40 years.
Col. Ephraim Van Valkenburg,
died in Fulton May 30, 1874 in the 78th year of his age. He was born
on the west bank of the Oswego river, in the town of Hannibal (now Granby);
always lived in the two towns; he was a soldier in the war of 1812, and
was with his company at the time the fort at Oswego was taken by the British;
he escaped but his older brother was taken prisoner.
William Weller, died in Volney
July 12, 1874, aged 81 years. He was a native of Massachusetts; was in
Boston as a soldier in the war of 1812; lived in the town over 40 years;
was a tanner.
Albert H. Curtis, died June
29, 1874, in Fulton aged 60 years. He lived in Hannibal and Fulton all
Chester Hull, died in Oswego,
Aug 28, 1874 aged 60 years.
Mrs. Richard Rice, died
Sept 11, 1874, aged 90 years and six months.
Anna Barnes died at Brewerton
Nov 27, 177d (sic) aged 97 years.