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From Newspaper Records from Tioga County PA Multiple Volumes, Abstracted by Ruth Wetherbee, Julia Wetherbee, Rhoda ENGLISH Ladd, William A. Ladd. Also additional submissions sent in by Tri Counties Web Site Volunteers

All data copied from newspaper file as it appeared in the record using their spelling. The original copies of the newspapers are on file at the Green Free Library located in Wellsboro. Published 1981. Permission for reprinting on the Tri-County Web Sites given by Rhoda ENGLISH Ladd in 1997.

Wellsboro Advertiser & Tioga County Agitator 1856, 1857

Reprinted with permission of Rhoda ENGLISH Ladd from Tioga County Newspaper Records Volume ONE. Thank you Diane Bender for retyping these.
Newspaper Date   M Name Notice
Tioga County Agitator 1857 24 SEP D Adams, Nancy d in East Charleston 15th inst, Nancy, consort of William Adams in the 86th yr of her age, born in Ireland; had 6 children, 4 survive.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 3 DEC M Adams, P. C. m in Dubuque, Iowa, 21st by Rev. Mr. Brown, Mr. P.C. Adams formerly of Charleston, PA to Miss Sarah A. Seaman of Newport, Herkimer Co. NY.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 3 JUL D Allen, John d in Delmar on the 28th ult., Mr. John Allen, aged 74 years.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Andice, Henry m on the 18th of Sept by Rev. I.S. Shade, Mr. Henry Andice & Miss Elizabeth Eardsley, both of Liberty Valley, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 2 OCT M Atherton, Rebecca C. m in Osceola on the 17th of September by the Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. John Tubbs to Miss Rebecca C. Atherton, all of this place.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 15 JAN V Babb, Caleb My wife Mariah Babb, has left my bed and board without just cause I shall pay no more debts of her contracting after Dec 15th 1856. Morris, PA. Caleb Babb
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 15 JAN V Babb, Mariah My wife Mariah Babb, has left my bed and board without just cause I shall pay no more debts of her contracting after Dec 15th 1856. Morris, PA. Caleb Babb
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 23 JUL M Bartles, Emeline m in Wellsboro at the house of Clark Wilcox, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. Uri Taylor & Miss Emeline Bartles, both of Delmar, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 12 MAR M Beach, Rebecca m in Gaines Feb 28th by S.B. Barnes Esq, Mr. Joseph Benour to Miss Rebecca Beach of Gaines.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 12 MAR M Benour, Joseph m in Gaines Feb 28th by S.B. Barnes Esq, Mr. Joseph Benour to Miss Rebecca Beach of Gaines.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 20 NOV M Betts, Phillip m in Bloss on Nov 1st 1856 by John James Esq, Mr. Phillip Betts & Mary Evans, both of Bloss.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 19 MAR D Blanchard, Charles d Mar 9th Charles, aged 3 yrs, son of Oliver H. & Emily J. Blanchard.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 12 FEB M Blanchard, Eliza m on the 5th inst at Chrystal Fountain Hotel by A.J. Sofield, Esq, Philetus West of Charleston to Eliza Blanchard of Middlebury.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 9 JUL M Bliss, Mary m by James Kelley, Esq, at his residence in Charleston, on the 4th inst, Mr. John Dangle & Miss Mary Blinn, all of Delmar.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Bliss, William m on the 29th ult, by Rev. L. Stone, Mr. Wm. Bliss of Charleston and Miss Ruth Ritter of Wellsboro.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Boger, Rosina m on the 12th inst, by Rev. J.S. Slade, Mr. Gottlieb Heyler & Miss Rosina Boger both of Liberty, Tioga Co. PA.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 27 AUG M Borden, Alonzo m in Wellsboro 22nd inst, by A.J. Sofield, Esq, Mr. Alonzo Borden & Lydia Ann Elliot both of Delmar.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Bristol, James F. m at Mansfield on the 24th ult, by Rev. W. Bullard, Mr. James F. Bristol of Brownhelm, Ohio & Mrs. Melissa Bristol of Mansfield, Tioga Co. PA.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Bristol, Melissa m at Mansfield on the 24th ult, by Rev. W. Bullard, Mr. James F. Bristol of Brownhelm, Ohio & Mrs. Melissa Bristol of Mansfield, Tioga Co. PA.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 10 SEP M Bristol, Nancy m in Mansfield on Sun AM Sep 6th by Rev H.E. Whitney, Rev. Walter Bullard of Woodhull, NY & Miss Nancy Bristol of Mansfield.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 23 OCT M Brubaker, Henry M. m in Tioga on the 20th inst by Rev. S.J. McCullough, Henry M. Brubaker & Kate A. Guernsey.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Bryant, Mary A. m in Wellsbor at the Crystal Fountain Hotel by J. Kelley, Esq, Mr. Joseph B. Johnson & Miss Mary A. Bryant all of Farmington.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct M Bubb, J. R. m in Wellsboro on the 27th inst, by Rev. T. B. Barker, Mr. J.R. Bubb of Jersey Shore, Lyc Co. PA & Miss Rachel Campbell of Pine Creek.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 10 SEP M Bullard, Walter m in Mansfield on Sun AM Sep 6th by Rev H.E. Whitney, Rev. Walter Bullard of Woodhull, NY & Miss Nancy Bristol of Mansfield.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 17 DEC D Burlingame, Eli d at Pillar Piont, Jefferson Co. NY on the 3rd inst, Mr. Eli Burlingame aged 26 yrs 4 mos. He graduated from Union College in Jul 1856.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 17 DEC D Butler, Hollis d in Delmar Twp, 10th inst, Hollis, son of Hartford Butler, aged 17 yrs.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 20 AUG M Butler, Mariette m in Chatham 16th inst, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. George W. Sears of Wellsboro & Miss Mariette Butler of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Cady, Celestia M. m on the 8th instant by A.J. Sofield, Esq., at Crystal Fountain Hotel, Mr. Edward Kehler & Celestia M. Cady, both of Middlebury.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct M Campbell, Rachel m in Wellsboro on the 27th inst, by Rev. T. B. Barker, Mr. J.R. Bubb of Jersey Shore, Lyc Co. PA & Miss Rachel Campbell of Pine Creek.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP M Campbell, Stephen m at the brides fathers at Delmar on the 28th instant by Rev. Isaiah McMahon, Mr. Stephen Campbell of Cummings, Lycoming Co. PA & Miss Sarah Ann English of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 1 JAN M Carpenter, Elsie E. m on the 25th inst, at Middlebury center by A.J. Sofield, Esq, Mr. Jordon Dobbs of Tioga to Miss Elsie E. Carpenter of Middlebury.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 9 JUL M Carril, John m Jul 4th at Crystal Fountain Hotel, Wellsboro, by Rev. W. A. Bronson, Mr. John Carril, Jr., & Miss Sarah Kilbourn both of Pike Valley, Potter Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 25 SEP M Cassoday, John B. m in Hopkinton, RI, August 23rd, by Elder C.M. Lewis, Mr. John B. Cassoday of Middlebury, PA, student at law, and Miss Julia A. Maxon of Hopkinton.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 6 NOV D Cassody, Julia A. d in Hopkinton, RI on the 19th of Oct 1856, Mrs. Julia A. Cassody, wife of Mr. John B. Cassoday, aged 22 yrs, dau of Widow Lucy Maxson of Hopkinton, she was graduated from Alfred Seminary.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Catlin, Rosella M. m in Charleston Sep 24th by Rev. L. Stone, Mr. J.L. Kingsbury & Miss Rosella M. Catlin, both of Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 19 MAR M Chaffee, Martha Ann m in Richmond 12th inst, by H. Morgan, Esq. Mr. Thomas Goodall & Miss Martha Ann Chaffee both of Richmond.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 5 FEB M Churchill, Randolph m in Chatham on the 8th ult by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. Randolph Churchill of Middlebury & Miss Fanny Close of Chatham.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 8 JAN M Claus, Cellestia m in Charleston Dec 30th 1856 by the Rev Amos Chapman, Mr. Sylvanus Duryea of Delmar and Miss Cellestia E. Claus of Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 5 FEB M Close, Fanny m in Chatham on the 8th ult by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. Randolph Churchill of Middlebury & Miss Fanny Close of Chatham.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 9 JUL M Cole, Sarah m on the 4th inst in Chatham, Tioga Co. PA, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. Samuel Kelley of Bradford, Steuben Co. NY to Miss Sarah Cole of Chatham.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 9 OCT M Compton, Nancy C. m in Liberty on the 1st inst by Elder D.W. Canfield, James M. Root & Mrs. Nancy C. Compton, all of Liberty.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 5 MAR D Cummings, Alexander d 27th Feb in Charleston Mr. Alexander Cummings in the 55th yr of his age. He came here 8 yrs ago as a miller. He is a member of the Presbyterian Church.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP D Cummings, Louis J. d in Winterset, Iowa on Friday the last day of August, Louis J. Cummings, late of Wellsboro, PA aged 22 years.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 9 JUL M Dangle, John m by James Kelley, Esq, at his residence in Charleston, on the 4th inst, Mr. John Dangle & Miss Mary Blinn, all of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP M Dibble, Margaret m at Crystal Fountain Hotel in Wellsboro on the 28th instant by A.J. Sofield Esq., Mr. James English & Miss Margaret Dibble, both of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 1 JAN M Dobbs, Jordon m on the 25th inst, at Middlebury center by A.J. Sofield, Esq, Mr. Jordon Dobbs of Tioga to Miss Elsie E. Carpenter of Middlebury.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 20 AUG M Douglas, Arameda m in Charleston 9th inst, by Rev. J.W. Lester, Mr. Charles Kelsey & Miss Arameda Douglas both of Covington.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 8 JAN M Duryea, Sylvanus m in Charleston Dec 30th 1856 by the Rev Amos Chapman, Mr. Sylvanus Duryea of Delmar and Miss Cellestia E. Claus of Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 23 JUL M Dyer, Kate Louese m at Covington the 16th inst by Rev S.J. McCullough, Henry E. Kenne, Esq, of Philadelphia and Miss Kate Louese Dyer of Covington, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Eardsley, Christiana m on the 2nd of Oct by Rev. I.S. Shade, Mr. George R. Sheffer & Miss Christiana Eardsley, both of Liberty Valley, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Eardsley, Elizabeth m on the 18th of Sept by Rev. I.S. Shade, Mr. Henry Andice & Miss Elizabeth Eardsley, both of Liberty Valley, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 MAR M Elexandria, Sarah Ann m on the 15th inst, by Rev. J.S. Shade, Mr. Ephraim B. Pierce & Sarah Ann Elexandria both of Liberty.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 27 AUG M Elliott,$Lydia Ann m in Wellsboro 22nd inst, by A.J. Sofield, Esq, Mr. Alonzo Borden & Lydia Ann Elliot both of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 5 MAR D Ellis, David d in Shippen 25th Feb David Ellis, Esq, in the 60th yr of his age. He came to Pine Creek in 1811, was a member of the Baptist Church.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP M English, James m at Crystal Fountain Hotel in Wellsboro on the 28th instant by A.J. Sofield Esq., Mr. James English & Miss Margaret Dibble, both of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 5 MAR D English, James d in Delmar on Sun Mar 1st, Mr. James English, aged 57 yrs.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 28 MAY N English, James For sale: lot of land in Morris Twp. [see desc.] to be sold as the property of Robert English, Executor de son tort of James English, dec'd.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 10 DEC D English, Mary Jane d in Brown Twp, Lyc Co PA on the 6th inst, Mrs. Mary Jane English, aged 21 yrs.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP M English, Sarah Ann m at the brides fathers at Delmar on the 28th instant by Rev. Isaiah McMahon, Mr. Stephen Campbell of Cummings, Lycoming Co. PA & Miss Sarah Ann English of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 20 NOV M Evans, Mary m in Bloss on Nov 1st 1856 by John James Esq, Mr. Phillip Betts & Mary Evans, both of Bloss.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 6 AUG M Everitt, Dorlesca M. m on the 25th Jul by Charleston Phelps, Esq, Thomas J. Schoonover of Chatham & Dorlesca M. Everitt of Clymer.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 3 JUL M Fenton, Benjamin m in St. Louis, MO, on the 23rd ult., at the residence of brides sister by the Rev. Theodore A. Hopkins, rector of St. Gerges Church, Mr. Benj Fenton of Cincinnati, Ohio, to Miss Julia A., dau of Dr. Louis Seynisch of Blossburg.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Field, William Nelson m in Sturgis, Michigan Feb 11th by Rev. Wm. Fuller, Wm. Melson Field to Miss Mara J., youngest dau of A. Pearsall, of Sturgis, Michigan.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Fisher, Barbara m in Delmar on the 7th inst by James Kelly Esq, Mr. John Grime & Miss Barbara Fisher, all of Delmar.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 31 DEC D Fox, Deborah d in Mainesburg Dec 3rd 1857 Mrs. Deborah Fox in her 53rd yr.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 30 OCT M Gerber, Martha E. m in Liberty on the 21st inst by Rev. J.S. Shade, Mr. Evan Lewis & Miss Martha E. Gerber, all of Montgomery Co. PA.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct M Gibson, H. H. m in Wellsboro Oct 20th, by Rev. N.A. DePew, of Towanda, PA, Mr. H. H. Gibson of NY & Miss H. I. Mathers of Wellsboro.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 19 MAR M Goodall, Thomas m in Richmond 12th inst, by H. Morgan, Esq. Mr. Thomas Goodall & Miss Martha Ann Chaffee both of Richmond.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Grime, John m in Delmar on the 7th inst by James Kelly Esq, Mr. John Grime & Miss Barbara Fisher, all of Delmar.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 23 OCT M Guernsey, Kate A. m in Tioga on the 20th inst by Rev. S.J. McCullough, Henry M. Brubaker & Kate A. Guernsey.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 7 AUG D Hall, John Donaldson d in Schohorie, NY, on Sunday, the 27th ult., of Scarlet fever, John Donaldson, son of Joseph B. & Margaret M. Hall, aged 2 years, 6 months, and 13 days.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 7 AUG D Hart, Jane d in Charleston on the 10th ult., Jane, wife of Mr. John Hart, aged 36 years.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 3 JUL M Hart, Julia A. m in this boro at the Crystal Fountain Hotel by Rev. Isaiah McMahon, Mr. Benoni Short of Chatham & Miss Julia A. Hart, daughter of Mr. David Hart of Wellsboro.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 3 DEC D Hart, Ludwick d in Charleston Nov 11th, Mr. Ludwick Hart aged 70 yrs 22 das, lived in Charleston 21 yrs. Buried Nov 14th; Morgan Hart, Exec.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 25 DEC M Hartsock, Mary M. m on the 15th inst by Rev. J.J. Shade Mr. Jno. Raker of Jackson, Lyc Co PA & Miss Mary M. Hartsock of Liberty Tioga Co PA
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Heyler, Gottlieb m on the 12th inst, by Rev. J.S. Slade, Mr. Gottlieb Heyler & Miss Rosina Boger both of Liberty, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 11 SEP M Howland, Alonzo m in this village on the 10th inst., at residence of the bride, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. Alonzo Howland & Miss Emma Mack, all of this Co.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 21 AUG M Husted, Cynthia M. m in Osceola on the 10th instant by A.K. Bosard, Esq., Mr. Leroy D. Pierce & Miss Cynthia M. Husted, all of Woodhill, NY.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 25 SEP D Hymes, Oliver P. d in Middlebury on the 4th instant, Oliver P. Hymes, aged 56 years.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 6 NOV D Ingham, Chauncey d in Middlebury on Oct 23rd, Chauncey Ingham, aged 73 years.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 2 OCT N Irelau, David S. Sash & Blind Factory, Covington, PA. David S. Irelau, Prop.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Jackson, Caroline R. m in Osceola Feb 3rd by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Austin Lathrop of Lawrence to Mrs. Caroline R. Jackson of Osceola.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Johnson, Joseph B. m in Wellsbor at the Crystal Fountain Hotel by J. Kelley, Esq, Mr. Joseph B. Johnson & Miss Mary A. Bryant all of Farmington.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 23 JUL M Keene, Henry E. m at Covington the 16th inst by Rev S.J. McCullough, Henry E. Kenne, Esq, of Philadelphia and Miss Kate Louese Dyer of Covington, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Kehler, Edward m on the 8th instant by A.J. Sofield, Esq., at Crystal Fountain Hotel, Mr. Edward Kehler & Celestia M. Cady, both of Middlebury.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 9 JUL M Kelley, Samuel m on the 4th inst in Chatham, Tioga Co. PA, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. Samuel Kelley of Bradford, Steuben Co. NY to Miss Sarah Cole of Chatham.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 20 AUG M Kelsey, Charles m in Charleston 9th inst, by Rev. J.W. Lester, Mr. Charles Kelsey & Miss Arameda Douglas both of Covington.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 10 DEC D Kelsey, Israel d in this Boro 6th inst, Mr. Israel Kelsey aged 26 yrs.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 1 OCT M Keyser, David m, Mr. David Keyser of Jackson Twp., Lycoming Co. PA, & Miss Christian Sechrist of Liberty Tioga Co. PA on the 18th Sep by Rev. J.S. Shade.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 9 JUL M Kilbourn, Sarah m Jul 4th at Crystal Fountain Hotel, Wellsboro, by Rev. W. A. Bronson, Mr. John Carril, Jr., & Miss Sarah Kilbourn both of Pike Valley, Potter Co. PA.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 24 SEP D King, Edgar d in Westfield Sep 3rd Edgar, inf son of Margaret & Allen King.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Kingsbury, J. L. m in Charleston Sep 24th by Rev. L. Stone, Mr. J.L. Kingsbury & Miss Rosella M. Catlin, both of Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 30 OCT M Kingsman, Dorliska m in Liberty on the 23rd inst by Rev. J.S. Shade, Mr. George Sheffer & Miss Dorliska Kingsman, all of Liberty.
Tioga County Agitator 1858 7 JAN N Ladd, William Letters left in the Post Office at Tioga as of Dec 31st 1857 was one for William Ladd.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Lathrop, Austin m in Osceola Feb 3rd by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Austin Lathrop of Lawrence to Mrs. Caroline R. Jackson of Osceola.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 20 NOV D Lathrop, Frances E. d on the 9th inst at Elkland, where she was spending a few days with relatives, Mrs. Frances E. Lathrop, wife of Austin Lathrop Esq., of Lawrenceville, Tioga Co. PA, aged 37 years.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP M Leonard, Rebecca m in Blossburg on the 31st inst by John James Esq, Mr. Daniel Ostrum & Miss Rebecca Leonard, both of Liberty.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 20 NOV M Leonard, T. B. m on Tues, Oct 28th by G.W. Bacon Esq, Mr. T. B. Leonard of Westfield & Miss Georgianna Sleeper of Brookfield.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 8 JAN M Lewis, Almond m at A. Whitney's in East Charleston on the 1st inst by H. Morgan Esq, Mr. Almond Lewis of Ulysses, Potter Co. PA, to Miss E.C. Porter of East Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 30 OCT M Lewis, Evan m in Liberty on the 21st inst by Rev. J.S. Shade, Mr. Evan Lewis & Miss Martha E. Gerber, all of Montgomery Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 11 SEP M Mack, Emma m in this village on the 10th inst., at residence of the bride, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. Alonzo Howland & Miss Emma Mack, all of this Co.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct M Mathers, H. I. m in Wellsboro Oct 20th, by Rev. N.A. DePew, of Towanda, PA, Mr. H. H. Gibson of NY & Miss H. I. Mathers of Wellsboro.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 25 SEP M Maxon, Julia A. m in Hopkinton, RI, August 23rd, by Elder C.M. Lewis, Mr. John B. Cassoday of Middlebury, PA, student at law, and Miss Julia A. Maxon of Hopkinton.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 6 NOV D Maxson, Julia A. see Cassody, Julia A. (married name)
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 18 DEC D Maxwell, William Died, Hon. William Maxwell, 2nd son of the late Guy Maxwell who emigrated to this section in 1788, he represented Tioga Co. in the Legis. in 1820. He was b at Tioga Point, PA on the 11th of Feb 1794 & d aged 62 y 9 m & 11 d.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 29 JAN D Mersereau, Joshua Another Revolutionary Patriot gone, d on the 20th of Jan 1857 at the residence of his son, James G. Mersereau in Tioga, Tioga Co. PA, Joshua Mersereau aged 97 years, 7 months, and 2 days. (see obit & 2 references)
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 11 SEP D Nothrup, Mary Allen d in Brookfield, Tioga Co. PA on the 8th of August ult., Mrs. Mary Allen, wife of Dr. George W. Nothrup in the 29th year of her age, leaves her husband & 3 children, came to Brookfield @ 6 yrs bef, had part of forming 1st Pres. Ch of Brookfield.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 4 SEP M Ostrum, Daniel m in Blossburg on the 31st inst by John James Esq, Mr. Daniel Ostrum & Miss Rebecca Leonard, both of Liberty.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct D Packer, Louisa F. d in Corning, NY Oct 18th Mrs. Louisa F. Packer, wife of Mr. James M. Packer (foreman of Corning Journal Office), aged 27 years. Leaving 5 ch, one an inf only a few months old.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Pearsall, Mara J. m in Sturgis, Michigan Feb 11th by Rev. Wm. Fuller, Wm. Melson Field to Miss Mara J., youngest dau of A. Pearsall, of Sturgis, Michigan.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 MAR M Pierce, Ephraim B. m on the 15th inst, by Rev. J.S. Shade, Mr. Ephraim B. Pierce & Sarah Ann Elexandria both of Liberty.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 21 AUG M Pierce, Leroy D. m in Osceola on the 10th instant by A.K. Bosard, Esq., Mr. Leroy D. Pierce & Miss Cynthia M. Husted, all of Woodhill, NY.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Pierce, Prudence J. m in Waverly, NY Jan 2nd by Rev. J.M. Coley, Charles M. Webb, Esq. of Towanda, PA & Miss Prudence J. Pierce of Smithfield, Bradford Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 8 JAN M Porter, E. C. m at A. Whitney's in East Charleston on the 1st inst by H. Morgan Esq, Mr. Almond Lewis of Ulysses, Potter Co. PA, to Miss E.C. Porter of East Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 23 OCT M Prutsman, Rachel m in Tioga on the 30th ult. by Rev. S.J. McCullough, Horace F. Westbrook & Rachel Prutsman.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 25 DEC M Raker, John m on the 15th inst by Rev. J.J. Shade Mr. Jno. Raker of Jackson, Lyc Co PA & Miss Mary M. Hartsock of Liberty Tioga Co PA
Tioga County Agitator 1857 10 SEP N Rexford, Samuel Letters granted to N.P. Fassett, Execr, of Estate of Samuel Rexford, dec'd, Wellsbor Sep 3rd 1857 - Debts should be paid to Mr. Fassett at Elmira, NY or H. W. Williams of Wellsboro.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 8 OCT M Ritter, Ruth m on the 29th ult, by Rev. L. Stone, Mr. Wm. Bliss of Charleston and Miss Ruth Ritter of Wellsboro.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct M Roberts, William m in Wellsboro Thurs Oct 22nd by the Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. William Roberts & Miss Margaret A. Sturrock, all of Wellsboro.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 9 OCT M Root, James M. m in Liberty on the 1st inst by Elder D.W. Canfield, James M. Root & Mrs. Nancy C. Compton, all of Liberty.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 12 MAR D Ruckman, I. M. d in New York on the 3rd inst, I. M. Ruckman, esq, aged 25 yrs. The Editor & Proprietor of the Balance published at Mansfield.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 6 AUG M Schoonover, Thomas J. m on the 25th Jul by Charleston Phelps, Esq, Thomas J. Schoonover of Chatham & Dorlesca M. Everitt of Clymer.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 3 DEC M Seaman, Sarah A. m in Dubuque, Iowa, 21st by Rev. Mr. Brown, Mr. P.C. Adams formerly of Charleston, PA to Miss Sarah A. Seaman of Newport, Herkimer Co. NY.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 20 AUG M Sears, George W. m in Chatham 16th inst, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. George W. Sears of Wellsboro & Miss Mariette Butler of Delmar.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 1 OCT M Sechrist, Christian m, Mr. David Keyser of Jackson Twp., Lycoming Co. PA, & Miss Christian Sechrist of Liberty Tioga Co. PA on the 18th Sep by Rev. J.S. Shade.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 3 JUL M Seynisch, Julia A. m in St. Louis, MO, on the 23rd ult., at the residence of brides sister by the Rev. Theodore A. Hopkins, rector of St. Gerges Church, Mr. Benj Fenton of Cincinnati, Ohio, to Miss Julia A., dau of Dr. Louis Seynisch of Blossburg.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 30 OCT M Sheffer, George m in Liberty on the 23rd inst by Rev. J.S. Shade, Mr. George Sheffer & Miss Dorliska Kingsman, all of Liberty.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 16 OCT M Sheffer, George R. m on the 2nd of Oct by Rev. I.S. Shade, Mr. George R. Sheffer & Miss Christiana Eardsley, both of Liberty Valley, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 3 JUL M Short, Benoni m in this boro at the Crystal Fountain Hotel by Rev. Isaiah McMahon, Mr. Benoni Short of Chatham & Miss Julia A. Hart, daughter of Mr. David Hart of Wellsboro.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 20 NOV M Sleeper, Georgianna m on Tues, Oct 28th by G.W. Bacon Esq, Mr. T. B. Leonard of Westfield & Miss Georgianna Sleeper of Brookfield.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 26 NOV M Smith, Druicilla m on the 18th inst, in St. James Church, Muncy, Lyc Co. PA by the Rev. George C. Drake, Mr. Joshua Walbridge of Wellsboro, PA & Miss Druicilla Smith of Muncy.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 31 DEC M Smith, Harriet m in Charleston 27th inst, by Elder Thomas Montague, Mr. Ezra Swope & Miss Harriet Smith, all of Charleston.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 26 AUG D Smith, James Alonzo d in Gaines Twp, 8th inst, Mr. James Alonzo Smith aged 37 yrs. He leaves a wife and 5 children.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 27 NOV D Snell, Ahan S. d in Lawrence on the 15th ult., Ahan S., aged 12 years, on the 16th Walter S., aged 1 year, on the 18th, Annie aged 8 years, on the 20th Gordon aged 3 years. Children of Elias & Elvira Snell.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 27 NOV D Snell, Annie d in Lawrence on the 15th ult., Ahan S., aged 12 years, on the 16th Walter S., aged 1 year, on the 18th, Annie aged 8 years, on the 20th Gordon aged 3 years. Children of Elias & Elvira Snell.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 27 NOV D Snell, Gordon d in Lawrence on the 15th ult., Ahan S., aged 12 years, on the 16th Walter S., aged 1 year, on the 18th, Annie aged 8 years, on the 20th Gordon aged 3 years. Children of Elias & Elvira Snell.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 27 NOV D Snell, Walter S. d in Lawrence on the 15th ult., Ahan S., aged 12 years, on the 16th Walter S., aged 1 year, on the 18th, Annie aged 8 years, on the 20th Gordon aged 3 years. Children of Elias & Elvira Snell.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 24 SEP D Spencer, Maria d in Wellsboro Sunday the 20th inst, Maria Spencer aged 88 yrs.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 19 MAR N Steele, Ephraim Administrators Notice: Estate of Ephaim Steele, dec'd, Shippen Twp., Delmar, Mar 12th 1857. Adm. Robert Steele.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 29 Oct M Sturrock, Margaret A. m in Wellsboro Thurs Oct 22nd by the Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. William Roberts & Miss Margaret A. Sturrock, all of Wellsboro.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 31 DEC M Swope, Ezra m in Charleston 27th inst, by Elder Thomas Montague, Mr. Ezra Swope & Miss Harriet Smith, all of Charleston.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 23 JUL M Taylor, Uri m in Wellsboro at the house of Clark Wilcox, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. Uri Taylor & Miss Emeline Bartles, both of Delmar, Tioga Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 2 OCT M Tubbs, John m in Osceola on the 17th of September by the Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. John Tubbs to Miss Rebecca C. Atherton, all of this place.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 21 AUG D VanHorn, James Monroe d in this village on the 10th instant, James Monroe, aged 8 months, 13 days, son of Benj. T. & Nancy VanHorn.
Tioga County Agitator 1857 26 NOV M Walbridge, Joshua m on the 18th inst, in St. James Church, Muncy, Lyc Co. PA by the Rev. George C. Drake, Mr. Joshua Walbridge of Wellsboro, PA & Miss Druicilla Smith of Muncy.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 26 FEB M Webb, Charles M. m in Waverly, NY Jan 2nd by Rev. J.M. Coley, Charles M. Webb, Esq. of Towanda, PA & Miss Prudence J. Pierce of Smithfield, Bradford Co. PA.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 12 FEB M West, Philetus m on the 5th inst at Chyistal Fountain Hotel by A.J. Sofield, Esq, Philetus West of Charleston to Eliza Blanchard of Middlebury.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 23 OCT M Westbrook, Horace F. m in Tioga on the 30th ult. by Rev. S.J. McCullough, Horace F. Westbrook & Rachel Prutsman.
Wellsboro Agitator 1857 12 MAR D Wheeler, Laura Amanda d in Texas, Lyc Co. PA Feb 28th Laura Amanda only child of Stephen P. & Eveline Wheeler, aged 2 yr 8 mos 6 das.
Wellsboro Agitator 1856 28 AUG D Wright, Henry Henry Wright, aged 17, son of Col. J. N. Wright of Covington, lost his life Saturday evening, last in Scio as a result of an accident on the New York & Erie R.R. [see article]


Published On Tri-Counties Site On 9/7/98
By Joyce M. Tice
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