TIOGA COUNTY ITEMS FROM MISCELLANEOUS COPIES OF
"THE UNION NEWS"
Christie Day, son of Chester and Eliza of Owego, d. 22nd inst., ae 10 (25
Samuel Edward Brown of Davenport, Iowa, mar. 17th inst. by Rev. Jamesankins
in Owego at home of bride's father to Mary Lovisa Davis, dau. ofN.W., Esq.
of Owego (25 Aug. 1859)
Ophelia Snedaker,wife of James G. of Newark, d. 6 Aug. ae 23-11-22 (12 Aug.
James Shoemaker - last Thurday James, ae 35, son of Wm. R., stabbed and killed
Dell VanDeMark ae40. All lived Nichols. (9 June 1886)
Andrew H. Dunham,employed by Austin D. Wait of Nichols, tried to shoot Mrs.
Wait, thenkilled himself. She recovered. (9 June 188)
Charles Thornton committed suicide last Friday nearSpencer. (9 June 1886)
Sherman Payne of Maine mar. a dau.of George Carpenter of Newark Valley. (3
Mrs. Arthur Gray d. last Fri. at home of herdau., Mrs. Abel DuBois at
Williamsport, Pa. Born Staten Island 1795,dau. of William Van Name. Was 3
when family came to Binghamton; mar.1815 to Arthur Gray who d. 1864. Had
9 children; 4 still alive;Mrs. Abel Dubois, Mrs. Euphemia DuBois of Waverly,
Wiliam and Christopher, both of Hooper. (31 May 1893)
TIOGA COUNTY ITEMS FROM "THE UNION NEWS"
UNION, BROOME COUNTY, N.Y.
May 14, 1884 to Dec. 30, 1885(several issues missing)
Published by Cephus Benedict and Jesse E. LeBaron on Wednesdays
William J. Stone of Owegomar. 28 June in Union by Rev. J.M. Crandall to Rosa
J. Spencer ofOwego (2 July 1884)
David Hoag of Richford, formerlyof Lisle, died last Sat. a suicide. (16 July
Wesley Pitcher of Newark Valley mar. 20 Nov.in Union by Rev. E.W. Lake to
Altte Schoolcraft of Newark Valley(26 Nov. 1884)
Amos Livingston, who lived nearOwego, son of Michael (a Scotsman from Delaware
Co. toCampville in 1841 and had 6 children); Amos b. 1844 Campville, mar.
1865to Kittie J. Sawyer. Survived by John Livingston, Esq. a cousin, ofNew
York City, a lawyer, and 3 brothers: Ira of Union, Warren of Susquehanna
and Marcus of Campville (28 Jan. 1885
Byron Pelham of Hooper mar. 21 Jan. byRev. J.M. Crandall in Union to Mary
Cronce of Newark Valley.(28 Jan. 1885)
Ira Lamb d. 21 Jan. in Newark Valley.His wife died on Jan. 18th. (4 Feb.
AnnaAndrews, wife of Ezra of Newark Valley, d. 11 Feb. ae in 37th year.(18
Charles E. Whittemore ofOwego mar. 17 Feb. in Union by Rev. E.W. Lake to
Gertrude A. Eldredof Owego. (25 Feb. 1885)
A.. Eccleston of Norwich mar. 4 Mar. in Owego by Rev. J.M. Crandall toMiss
E. May Evans of Owego (11 Mar. 1885)
Amos K. Mattesond. 30 Mar. ae 76 in Union. Settled Newark, then moved to
Union. Leaves wife,2 sons and 3 daus. ( 1 Apr. 188)
Lorenzo D. Hilligas of Newark Valley mar. 3 Nov.in Union Meth. E. Church
parsonage by Rev. H.N. VanDeusen to Carrie D. Freemanof Maine. (5 Nov.
John L. Cutler ofHornellsville, N.Y., mar. 1 No. at Owego at home of C.H.
Cooper by Rev. H.N. Van Deusen toMrs. Frankie G. Whittemore, dau. of C.H.
Cooper (5 Nov. 1885)
William E. Cornell of Owego mar. 2 Nov. inUnion by Rev. J.M. Crandall to
Laura L. Thornton of Owego (5 No. 1885)
TIOGA COUNTY ITEMS FROM THE "UNION WEEKLY NEWS"
UNION, BROOME COUNTY, N.Y.
6 Aug. 1851 - 17 Mar. 1852 (4 issues missing) and 19 May 1852 - 2 Mar. 1853
(4 issues missing)
Abstracted in 1971 by Shirley L. Woodward
Erastus Evans, Esq. of Nichols mar. 29 July in Tiogaby ? to Miss M.M. Wallis,
dau. of D. Wallis, Esq., of Tioga (6 Aug. 1851)
Eveline S. Clisbie, wife of S.C., foreman in Owego Gazette office, d. 25
July in Owego, a 27. (6 Aug. 1851)
Elisha Johnson of Owego mar. 24 Dec. 1851 by Rev. A.H. Burlingame to Henrietta
S. Horn of Owego. (6 Jan. 1852)
Charles Hover of Candor mar. 17 Dec. 1851 by Rev. A.H. Burlingame to Lorena
Brot of Owego. (6 Jan. 1852)
Henry M. Muzzy ofNewark Valley mar. 31 Dec. 1851 by Rev. W.C. Boyce of Cong.
Church, Maine,to Mrs. Sarah C. Chidester of Maine. (20 Jan. 1852)
William Campbell of W. Newark mr. 11 Jan. in W. Newark by E. Richardson,
Esq. to Lovina Brewster of Candor.(20 Jan. 1852)
Adams King of Tioga mar. 8 Jan. in Owegoby Rev. Snyder to Caroline Bower
of Tioga. (20 Jan. 1852)
John M. Manchet of Richfordd. last Thurs., suicide by hanging; left wife
and children. (27 Jan. 1852)
William M. Knapp of Maine mar. 21 Jan. by Rev. W.C. Boyceto Mary E. Settle
of Newark. (27 Jan. 1852)
Oscar Hall d.29 Jan. ae 23 in Candor. (1 Feb. 1852)
Josephus Richardson of Owego mar. 17 Feb. in Union by John K. Edwards, Esq.
to Rosa Ward of Owego. (18 Feb. 1852)
Arnold A. Taylor by Bradford Co., Pa., mar. 5 Feb. by Rev. Snyder to Emeline
Bejamin of Owego (18 Feb. 1852)
Stephen Butler,of Owego mar. 23 Feb. in Maine by Rev. W.C. Boyce to Miss
Abigail Curtisof Owego. (25 Feb. 1852)
Mrs. P. Garland, wife of E.B.of Owego (Hudson House) d. 17 Feb. ae 58.(25
Samuel Fairchild of Lisle mar. ___in Newark by Rev. Asa Brooks to S.M. Hodges
of Newark. (25 Feb. 1852)
Jarvis True d. 19 Feb. in Owego ae 38. (25 Feb. 1852)
Mrs. David Perkins d. 1 Feb. ae 76 in Candor, she of Bridgewater, Pa. (25
William Spendley of Binghamton had a son ae 13 who was living with an uncle
(Richard) at Smithboro. This boy was killed last Tues. by falling off team
he was driving. (19 May852)
Clark Brewster of Barton was killed last Sat.from fall from wagon, aged about
60. (16 June 1852)
George Youngs of Newark mar. 8 June in Owego by Rev. Hayes to Sarah A. Coleof
Owego. (23 June 1852)
B. Webber Aldrich of Vestal mar. 9 June in Flemingville byRev. Welton to
Catherine M. Youngs of Newark. (23 June 1852)
Bernard Runy ae 45, German, lived Newark, wife was Caroline, ae 26. Bothfound
dead - murder and suicide. Benard was jealous of a Gotthard Denij. (14 July
JamesH. Elston, son of A.B. of Owego, d. Sat. ae 11. He drowned in the river.(21
Miss Tozer, ae 23, found dead near Waverlystruck by lightning (no, she die
a natural death from illness) Correction in 28 Jul paper. (21 July 1852)
Edward Robinson of Owego mar. 19 July in Union by John K. Edwards, Esq.,
to Abigail Brown of Owego. (21 July 1852)
Mrs. O'Neil and her childun over and killed by a train in Waverly. (28 July
George Cafferty's child died recently in Owego. (8 Sept. 1852)
John Woughter's child d. last Fri. in Owego. (13 Oct. 1852)
Mr. Locy's body found inOwego Creek last Sunday. He lived in Owego. (3 Nov.
Martha Stoddard, wife of Bryant, dau. of Mr. Seymour, d. 15 Oct. atSmithboro,
Tioga Co., ae in 79th year, buried in Union. (17 Nov. 1852)
John F. Richardson,on of William W. of Owego, d. 29 Dec. 1852 ae 28 in Cameron,
Steuben Co.,N.Y. (12 Jan. 1853)
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