Schoharie County NYGenWeb Site
Mertie E. Bailey obituary
Contributed by Russ Tallman
Miss Mertie E. Bailey of Schoharie died
Mar. 31, 1960 at the Saddlemire rest home, Middleburgh, where she had been a
patient for a few weeks.
She was born Dec. 1, 1876 at Schoharie Hill, the daughter of Martin D. and Emily Ryder Bailey. Survivors are one sister, Mrs. John Dittmar of Schoharie; one brother, Jerome Bailey of Oneonta; one niece, Mrs. Robert Ruland; one nephew, Martin Dittmar of Schoharie, and several grand nieces and one great nephew.
Miss Bailey had spent her entire life in the vicinity. She was a member of the Old School Baptist church, Middleburgh.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Palmer and Shaylor funeral home, Middleburgh. Elder Amasa Slauson of Poughkeepsie officiated with burial in St. Paul's Lutheran cemetery, Schoharie.
A Note to Researchers using this Web-site: As you use this site, please keep in mind the difference between primary and secondary sources and the importance of building a preponderance of evidence. Accept nothing without further checking. It is our hope that through this collection of data from many sources, you will find a piece of the puzzle that you are working on and that may lead you to further discoveries.
Links to external web sites are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or approval of any of the products, services or opinions contained in any external web site.
Welcome Page of the Schoharie County NYGenWeb Site
This page established September 21, 2006