Mrs. Esther Booher Young
- Oil City, Aug 19,1931 Mrs. Esther Booher Young, aged 86,died at the home of her
son, Charles Booher, near Coal Hill, after 4 months of illness. Mrs. Young was born Jan 1 ,1845,in Mill Creek
Twp, Mercer Co., to Thomas and Mary Williams Martin. She was twice
married, first to John Booher, of Sandy Lake twp., who died in 1897. She resided at Hunter
Station, near Tionesta, until her marriage to I.W. Young, of Walnut bend,
on Nov 28,1900.Since the death of Mr. Young, she has lived with her son at Coal Hill.
Surviving are the following
children: Mrs. Peter (Alena) Adams and Thomas J. Booher, Franklin, Charles
Booher, Coal Hill, and Thaddeus Booher, Iola, Ill. Preceding her in death were both
husbands, and a daughter, Mrs. Peter (Leonora) Hess, Sharon.
Burial will be Aug 23,1931,in Riverside cemetery, Tionesta.
Submitted by Norris Burdette