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From Newspaper Records from Tioga County PA, Volume 4 -  Abstracted by Ruth Wetherbee, Julia Wetherbee, Rhoda ENGLISH Ladd, William A. Ladd. 

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. This page retyped by Jane Webb for Tri-Counties
Year Date Ca Name Text
1878 2-May M Robinson, Miss Anna Married—At Blossburg, April 22, 1878, by Rev. J.D. Rockwell, Mr. James Flynn and Miss Anna Robinson, both of Blossburg.
1878 28-Feb. M Robinson, Miss Minnie Married—In Westfield, Feb. 14, 1878, by Rev. G.S. Transue, Mr. George E. Case, of Knoxville, and Miss Minnie Robinson, of Wellsboro.
1878 10-Jan. M Robinson, Mr. William A. Married—At the residence of the bride’s Father, in Hornellsville, N.Y., Jan. 2, 1878, by Rev. S.T. Aldrich, Mr. William A. Robinson, of Addison, N.Y., and Miss Sibbie L. Monroe.
1878 14-Mar. M Rockwell, Miss Addie L. Married—In Arnot, March 2, 1878, by Rev. R. Christison, Mr. Alonzo C. Mack and Miss Addie L. Rockwell.
1878 28-Mar. M Rockwell, Mr. John P. Married—At Lawrence, March 14, 1878, by Rev. C.D. Kinney, Mr. John P. Rockwell and Miss Ella S. Gibbs, both of Lawrence, Pa.
1878 14-Feb. D Roe, Austani Jane Died—In Delmar, Sept. 10th, 1877, Austani Jane Roe, aged 23 years 5 months and 8 days.
1878 27-Jun. D Root, infant daughter Died—In Middlebury, June 17, 1878, an infant daughter of Charles and Nancy Root.
1878 18-Jul. M Root, Miss Nancy Married—In Shippen, July 4, 1878, by John W. English, Esq., Mr. Daniel Morgan and Miss Nancy Root, both of Wellsboro.
1878 11-Jul. M Ross, Mr. George F. Married—At the Izaak House in Gaines, Pa., Thursday July 4, 1878, by R.M. Smith, Esq., Mr. George F. Ross, of Coudersport, and Miss Franke Brown of Gaines.
1878 21-Feb. M Rouse, Mr. Ambrose Married—At the M.E. Parsonage, at East Charleston, Feb. 17, 1878, by Rev. J.V. Lowell, Mr. Ambrose Rouse, and Miss Fanny L. Lester, both of Charleston, Penna.
1878 3-Jan. D Rowley, Ichabod At Southport, Ill., Dec. 14, 1877, Ichabod Rowley, formerly of Covington, Pa., aged 83 years.
1878 3-Jan. M Ruggles, Miss Ella Elizabeth Married—In Wellsboro, at the bride’s home, Dec. 29, 1877, by Rev. D.D. Buck, D.D., Mr. Charles Andress and Miss Ella Elizabeth Ruggles, both of Wellsboro.
1878 10-Oct. M Rumsey, Mrs. Jennie Married—In Wellsboro, Sept. 24, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Charles Sample and Mrs. Jennie Rumsey, both of Wellsboro.
1878 15-Aug. D Rushmore, Silas Died—Silas Rushmore, an old resident of Clymer, died on Wednesday, the 7th inst., of appoplexy.
1878 10-Jan. M Russell, Mr. Henry S. Married—At Millerton, Dec. 22, 1877, by Rev. N.B. Congdon, Mr. Henry S. Russell, of Caton, N.Y. and Miss Helen Miller, of Millerton, Pa.
1878 28-Feb. M Ryan, William E. Married—At Middlebury, Pa., Dec. 22, 1877 by Rev. S.D. Merrick, William E. Ryan, of Richmond, Pa., and Emma G, Barnes, of Middlebury.
1878 10-Oct. M Sample, Mr. Charles Married—In Wellsboro, Sept. 24, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Charles Sample and Mrs. Jennie Rumsey, both of Wellsboro.
1878 18-Jul. M Scarborough, Miss Hattie A. Married—At Nauvoo, Pa., July 4, 1878, by John Haggerty, Esq., Mr. Orson Williamee, of Morris Twp., Tioga Co. and Miss Hattie A. Scarborough, of Pine Twp., Lycoming Co., Pa.
1878 1 Aug. D Schefelin, Mrs. Died—The death of the young wife of Mr. Sche-felin, of Stokesdale occurred on Wednesday of last week. The remains were taken to Tioga for burial.
1878 11-Apr. M Schieffelin, Mr. E. G. Married—In Wellsboro, April 8, 1878, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. E.G. Schieffelin and Miss Barbary Duttenhoffer, both of Wellsboro.
1878 3-Oct. M Scott, Mr. Charles H. Scott Married—By Rev. DeW. T. Van Doren, at his residence in Charleston Township, Sept. 25, 1878, Mr. Charles H. Scott and Miss Esther Francis, both of Charleston Twp.
1878 28-Mar. D Scott, Walter L. Died—In Charleston, March 9, 1878, of consumption, Walter L. Scott, aged 21 years and 6 months.
1878 28-Feb. M Seaman, Mrs. Mercila Married—At Sabinsville, Feb. 10, 1878, by Rev. G.S. Transue, Mr. Beri Skinner of Clymer, and Mrs. Mercilla Seaman.
1878 23-May M Seeley, Miss Helen Married—At Westfield, May 11, 1878, Mr. Dell E. Mascho, of Brookfield, and Miss Helen Seely, of Hector, Pa.
1878 26-Sept. M Seely, Miss Malissa J. Married—At Wellsboro, Sept. 1, 1878 by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Charles N. Shephard, of Mansfield, and Miss Malissa J. Seely, of Waterloo, N.Y.
1878 15-Aug. M Seely, Mr. D. A. Married—In Morris Twp., Aug. 11, 1878, by Job. Doane, Esq., Mr. D.A. Seely, of Wellsboro, and Miss Julia M. Furman, of Pine Creek.
1878 18-Apr. D Shaw, Andrew J. Died—In Richmond, April 3, 1878, of Consumption, Andrew J. Shaw, aged 53 years.
1878 1 Aug. M Shaw, Mr. John Married—At Tioga, July 24, 1878, by Rev. S.A. Rawson, Mr. John Shaw and Miss Urinia Phillips, both of Arnot.
1878 26-Sept. M Shephard, Mr. Charles N. Married—At Wellsboro, Sept. 1, 1878 by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Charles N. Shephard, of Mansfield, and Miss Malissa J. Seely, of Waterloo, N.Y.
1878 27-Jun. M Sherman, Miss Otelia Married—In Chatham, June 22, 1878, by J.W. French, Esq., Mr. General Jackson and Miss Otelia Sherman.
1878 18-Apr. M Sherman, Miss Sarah L.  Married—In Shippen, April 13, 1878, by Rev. O.C. Hills, Mr. G.H. Darling and Miss Sarah L. Sherman, both of Shippen.
1878 5-Sept. M Short, Mr. David A. Married—In Westfield, on Sat., the 24th of Aug. 1878, by Miles White, Esq., Mr. David A. Short, to Miss Anna E. Jackson, both of Chatham Valley, Pa.
1878 4-Apr. M Shumway, Mr. Davilla B. Married—At Wellsboro, March 13, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Davilla B. Shumway and Miss Cora J. Avery, both of Charleston.
1878 9-May D Simmons, Willie Died—In Westfield, April 30, 1878, Willie, son of E.E. and Ada Simmons, aged 5 years.
1878 2-May D Skelly, Thomas Died—In Union, Pa., April 17, 1878, Thomas Skelly, aged 66 years.
1878 28-Feb. M Skinner, Mr. Beri Married—At Sabinsville, Feb. 10, 1878, by Rev. G.S. Transue, Mr. Beri Skinner of Clymer, and Mrs. Mercilla Seaman.
1878 2-May M Sliter, Miss Mary A. Married—At Lindley, N.Y. April 18, 1878, by Rev. H.F. Hill, Mr. William Ball and Miss Mary A. Sliter, both of Lawrence Township, Pa.
1878 10-Jan. D Smedley, Ellen Died—In Delmar, Pa., Dec. 20, 1877, of inflammation of the lungs, Ellen, wife of Mr. William Smedley, aged 62 years.
1878 3-Jan. O Smith, Arad The venerable Arad Smith, of Elk Run, celebrated his 77th birthday on the 28th ult., he was born in the year 1800.
1878 14-Mar. D Smith, Bertha Clare Died—At Franklin, N.Y., March 7, 1878, Bertha Clare, daughter of Prof. F.M. & Florence K. Smith, aged 11 months and 20 days.
1878 18-Jul. D Smith, Goddard Died—Goddard Smith, shot by special police constable Moran, in Westfield on the Fourth, died last Sunday morning. The body was taken to his home in Sabinsville for burial.
1878 7-Feb. D Smith, Leonard E. Died—In Charleston, Nov. 26, 1877, of Typhoid Fever, Leonard E., son of Fulton and Lydia M. Smith, aged 10 years, 3 months and 29 days.
1878 18-Jul. M Smith, Mary Married—At Blossburg, July 3, 1878, by Rev. John D. Rockwell, Mr. Hiram Bellinger, of Wellsboro, and Mary Smith, of Stokesdale.
1878 30-May M Smith, Miss Lizzie Married—At Knoxville, May 6, 1878, Mr. James Hallett, of Canisteo, N.Y., and Miss Lizzie Smith, of Farmington, Pa.
1878 21-Mar. M Smith, Miss Matilda C.  Married—At Mansfield, March 6, 1878, by Rev. H. Vosburgh, Mr. E.L. Nash and Miss Matilda C. Smith, both of Rutland, Pa.
1878 28-Feb. M Smith, Miss Mittie Married—At Mainsburg, Pa., Feb. 20, 1878, by Rev. H. Lamkin, Mr. L.R. Austin, of Mainsburg, and Miss Mittie Smith, of Sullivan, Pa.
1878 7-Feb. M Smith, Mr. Chas. Married—In Wellsboro, Dec. 20, 1877, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Chas. Smith and Miss Laura D. Derbyshire, both of Delmar.
1878 27-Jun. D Smith, Mr. James H. Died—In Gaines, June 9, 1878, Mr. James H. Smith, aged 77 years, 1 month and 24 days.
1878 26-Sept. M Smith, Mr. Marshall G. Married—At Wellsboro, July 31, 1878, by Rev. N,L. Reynolds, Mr. Marshall G. Smith and Miss Ella Swope, both of Wellsboro.
1878 14-Mar. M Smith, Mr. William H. Married—At the M.E. Parsonage, in Tioga, March 7, 1878, by Rev. G.W. Howland, Mr. William H. Smith, of Delmar, and Miss Emma N. Klock, of Wellsboro.
1878 8-Aug D Smith, Mrs. Died—The wife of commissioner L.L. Smith, of Sullivan, died on Monday of last week. She was the mother of Mrs. Clark Sherwood, of Mansfield.
1878 14-Mar. D Smith, Robert Died—At Franklin, N.Y., Feb. 27, 1878, Robert, only son of Prof. F.M. and K. Smith, aged 2 years and 3 months.
1878 24-Jan. M Snyder, Mr. Adolph Married—At Wellsboro, Dec. 15, 1877, by A.S. Brewster, Esq., Mr. Adolph Snyder and Mary Suhr, both of Wellsboro.
1878 12-Sept. D Sofield, James M. Died—Mrs. A.J. Sofield (reports) that her son, James M. Sofield, died on Friday. The dec’d was 23 years of age and was the 2nd son of the late Capt. Alfred J. Sofield, who was killed at Gettysburg. The funeral was held at the residence of his mother on Main Street.
1878 19-Sept. D Sofield, James M. In memoriam—the following resolutions were unammously adopted at a meeting of Alert Hose Company held Friday, Sept. 13th, 1878: Whereas, It has pleased Almighty God to remove from our midst our brother fireman, James M. Sofield, be it Resolved, that his sudden death we lose a kind hearted brother, and a good fireman - - -that we tender to his bereaved Mother and brothers our sincere sympathy.
1878 18-Apr. D Soper, Lucy Died—At Blossburg, April 6, 1878, Lucy wife of Mr. George Soper and daughter of Mr. Josiah Harding.
1878 23-May M Spaulding, Mr. Sem B. Married—At Tioga, April 29, 1878, by W.T. Vrell, Esq., Mr. Sem B. Spaulding, of Middlebury and Miss Anna Mosher of Lawrence.
1878 1 Aug. M Spencer, Miss Bessie E.  Married—In Wellsboro, July 24, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Charles B. Black and Miss Bessie E. Spencer, both of Wellsboro.
1878 28-Feb. M Spencer, Miss Edith Married—In Wellsboro, Feb. 21, 1878 - - by A. S. Brewster, Esq., Mr. Gibson Butler and Miss Edith Spencer, both of Delmar, Penna.
1878 2-May M Spencer, Miss S. M. Married—At Wellsboro, April 27, 1878, by Rev. M. Yale, Mr. L.M. Fleming, and Miss S.M. Spencer, both of this boro.
1878 3-Oct. M Spink, Mrs. Ellen A. Married—At Blossburg, Sept, Sept. 26, 1878, by Rev. C.H. Wright Mr. Harry G Irelan and Mrs. Ellen A. Spink, both of Blossburg.
1878 29-Aug. D St. Peter, Fred Died—At Covington, Aug. 10, 1878, Fred, son of Alfred and Ella St. Peter, aged 1 year and 8 months.
1878 17-Oct. M Stanton, Mr. Martin W. Married—By J.F. White, Esq., Sept. 29, 1878, Mr. Martin W. Stanton, of Deerfield, and Hannah A. Beard, of Elkland.
1878 19-Sept. M Steele, Mr. Otis Married—In Wellsboro, Sept. 11, 1878, by Rev. D.D. Buck, D.D., Mr. Otis Steele, of Delmar and Miss Stella Bostwick, of Wellsboro.
1878 27-Jun. D Stevens, Lizzie Died—In Middlebury, June 17, 1878, Lizzie, wife of Mr. W.J. Stevens, in the 37th year of her age.
1878 20-Jun. M Stewart, Miss Sarah Married—In Jackson Twp., June 1, 1878, by Rev. Wm. Sharp, of Caton, N.Y., Mr. Walter Dickenson and Miss Sarah Stewart both of Jackson.
1878 4-Apr. M Sticklin, Charles H. Married—At Wellsboro, Thursday evening March 28, 1878, by Rev. Charles Breck, D.D., Charles H. Sticklin and Anna, daughter of the late Mr. Samuel Herzog, of Wellsboro.
1878 3-Oct. D Stilwell, Mr. Clark Died—Mr. Clark Stilwell, of Jackson Township, died at his residence in that township on Monday night of last week. Mr. Stilwell was in his seventy-second year, and had been a resident of Daggett’s Mills over 40 years.
1878 24- Oct. M Stock, Miss Mary Married—At Blossburg, Oct. 14, 1878, by Rev. F. Tilo Evans, Mr. Morgan Heron and Miss Mary Stock, both of Arnot.
1878 10-Oct. M Stone, William A. Married—William A. Stone, of Pittsburg, formerly of this village and Miss Lillie White, of Wellsboro, were married last Thursday by Rev. Dr. Breck, Rector of St. Paul’s Church. The ceremony took place at the residence of the bride’s Mother, Mrs. R.G. White.
1878 18-Apr. D Stratton, Harrison Died—At Arnot, March 29, 1878, of Consumption, Harrison Stratton, in the 55th year of his age.
1878 15-Aug. M Straum, Miss Mattie Married—At Cowanesque Valley, July 28, 1878, by Miles White, Esq., Mr. Clark Faulkner and Miss Mattie Straum, both of Little Marsh, Pa.
1878 25-Apr. M Strawn, Miss Mina J. Married—In Chatham, April 14, 1878, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. James N. Wheaton, of Hector, Pa., and Miss Mina J. Strawn, of Chatham.
1878 30-May M Strock, Mr. Guy Married—At South Creek, April 28, 1878, by Rev. L. Stone, Mr. Guy Strock and Miss Martha Nichols, both of Jackson, Pa.
1878 24-Jan. M Suhr, Mary Married—At Wellsboro, Dec. 15, 1877, by A.S. Brewster, Esq., Mr. Adolph Snyder and Mary Suhr, both of Wellsboro.
1878 24- Oct. M Sullivan, Mr. John Married—At the Catholic Church, Towanda, Pa., Sept., 24, 1878, Mr. John Sullivan, of Antrim, Tioga Co., to Miss Annie Lynch, of Towanda, Pa.
1878 21-Feb. D Sutton, child Died—A son of Isaac Sutton, of Chatham, aged 12 years, died suddenly on the 11th inst., a post mortem exam revealed the curious fact that a bony substance had formed within the brain weighing 2 ounces.
1878 3-Jan. M Sweet, Catharine Married—At Holidaytown, Dec. 26, 1877, by Daniel Holiday, Esq., Daniel Baker, of Delmar, Pa., and Catharine Sweet of Charleston.
1878 17-Jan. M Sweet, Catherine Married—At Holidaytown, Dec. 26, 1877, by Daniel Holiday, Esq., Daniel Baker of Delmar, Pa., and Catherine Sweet, of Charleston, Pa.
1878 17-Jan. M Swimler, Mr. Frederick Married—At Sabinsville, Jan.1, 1870, by V.R. Gee, Esq., Mr. Frederick Swimler and Mrs. Samantha Jewitt, both of Clymer.
1878 10-Oct. M Swope, Miss Belle Married—In Wellsboro, Oct. 2, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. William R. Trull and Miss Belle Swope both of Wellsboro.
1878 26-Sept. M Swope, Miss Ella Married—At Wellsboro, July 31, 1878, by Rev. N,L. Reynolds, Mr. Marshall G. Smith and Miss Ella Swope, both of Wellsboro.
1878 26-Sept. M Teachman, Miss Elsie D. Married—In Osceola, Sept. 11, 1878, by Rev. John Cairns, Mr. Fred D. Gleason, of Elkland, and Miss Elsie D. Teachman, of Osceola.
1878 6-Jun. M Thiele, Hugo Married—In Elkland, Pa., May 19, 1878, by J.H. Hubers, Esq., Hugo Thiele and Laura Draper, both of Elkland, Pa.
1878 25-Jul. M Thomas, Edward, G. Married—At Mansfield, July 3, 1878, by Rev. G.D. Meigs, Edward G. Thomas and Anna M. Whitaker, of Richmond.
1878 19-Sept. M Thomas, Miss Emma Married—At Blossburg, Sept. 10, 1878, by Rev. C.H. Wright, Mr. Oscar Comstock of Nauvoo, and Miss Emma Thomas, of West Liberty.
1878 15-Aug. D Thorpe, Mrs. Mary Ann Died—At Wellsboro, August 7, 1878, of apoplexy, Mrs. Mary Ann Thorpe, aged 84 years.
1878 18-Jul. D Thurburg, Antonine Died—At Blossburg, July 9, 1878, of consumption, Antonine Thurburg, aged 51 years.
1878 26-Sept.  D Tieperman, Bi_tie Austin Died—On the 15th of Sept. 1878, Byron Eugene and Bi_tie Austin, twin children of Henry and Nancy Tieperman aged 4 months.
1878 26-Sept. D Tieperman, Byron Eugene Died—On the 15th of Sept. 1878, Byron Eugene and Bi_tie Austin, twin children of Henry and Nancy Tieperman aged 4 months.
1878 10-Oct. M Townsend, L. S. M.D. Married—At Covington, Oct. 2, 1878, by Rev. Ross Ward, L.S. Townsend, M.D., and Mrs. Alma F. Moon, both of Covington, Pa.
1878 25-Jul. M Tremain, Miss Mary E. Married—At Tioga Junction, July 11, 1878, by Rev. L.D. Ayers, Mr. Erwin Grant, of Derrick City, and Miss Mary E. Tremain of Tioga Junction.
1878 18-Jul. M Tremain, Mr. Samuel Married—At the Hotel of S.B. Lovelace in Knoxville, July 4, 1878, by J.E. White, Esq., Mr. Samuel Tremain, of Westfield, and Miss Eva Hunt, of Deerfield.
1878 11-Jul. D Trip, Mr. Wilson Died—Osceola News - - Mr. Wilson Trip, a young man of about 17 summers, and the youngest son of Mr. George Trip, of Osceola, died on Monday, the 24th of June. (See 4th July item)
1878 4-Jul. D Tripp, Wilson, D. Died—Wilson D. Tripp, a young man of Osceola, died very suddenly on Monday, the 24th ult., from perforation of the bowels. (see 11th July item)
1878 15-Aug. D Truax, infant Died—At Tioga, Aug. 4, 1878, an infant child of William and Maggie Truax.
1878 10-Oct. M Trull, Mr. William R. Married—In Wellsboro, Oct. 2, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. William R. Trull and Miss Belle Swope both of Wellsboro.
1878 17-Jan. D Tuckey, Mr. Thomas Died—At Blossburg, Jan. 3, 1878, Mr. Thomas Tuckey, aged 64 years.
1878 18-Jul. M VanDusen, Gertrude Married—At Elmira, July 3, 1878, by Rev. W. T. Henry, Marion A. Croft and Gertrude VanDusen, both of Farmington, Pa.
1878 18-Apr. M VanNess, Miss Ettie E. Married—At Elkland, April 7, 1878, by Rev. Charles Weeks, Mr. Adelbert H. Roberts and Miss Ettie E. VanNess, both of Sabinsville, Pa.
1878 6-Jun. D Vermelyea, Mr. H. C. Died—Horace Clark Vermilyea was born in the village of Otego, Otsego Co., N.Y., April 10, 1853, [sic] where he spent the early part of his life. In 1846 he and his family moved to Tioga boro, this Co., where he engaged in the lumber business until 1855, when he moved to Gaines, where he has resided for the last 23 years. Most of the time he has been engaged in the hotel business. Mr. V. was known by every citizen in Tioga County as “Uncle Hod,” of the Izaak Walton House. On Thursday last he was attacked with apoplexy - Tuesday, at 11:30 p.m. he sank quietly to rest. Mr. Vermilyea leaves a wife, 2 sons and 2 daughters. The funeral took place at Gaines this a.m., after which the remains will be brought to this place for interment.
1878 11-Apr. M Voorhees, Miss Rose Married—In Richmond, Mar. 28, 1878, by Rev. J.R. Drake, Mr. John Mills, Principal of the Mansfield Graded School and Miss Rose, youngest daughter of John Voorhees, Esq.
1878 14-Feb. M Voorhees, Mr. Fred A. Married—On Friday, Feb. 1, 1878, by Rev. G.D. Meigs, Mr. Fred A. Voorhees, of Richmond Township, and Myra A. Cook, of Bath, New York.
1878 15-Aug. D Walker, Libbie Died—In Chatham, July 28, 1878, of diptheria, Libbie, daughter of Warren Walker, aged 9 years.
1878 14-Mar. M Walker, Mr. Benjamin T. Married—At Wellsboro, March 7, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Benjamin T. Walker, and Miss Della Beste, both of Charleston.
1878 25-Apr. M Walker, Mr. Edgar A. Married—At Wellsboro, April 21, 1878, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. Edgar A. Walker and Miss Mary E. Willard, both of Delmar.
1878 1 Aug. M Walker, Mr. Robert Married—At Arnot, July 25, 1878, by Rev. I.R. Spencer, Mr. Robert walker and Miss Agnes Grant, both of Arnot.
1878 14-Feb. D Wall, James A. Died—James A. Wall was killed while chopping in the woods at Lindley, N.Y., last Friday morning.
1878 18-Jul. M Walton, Mr. Nelson Married—At the house of Miss C. Inscho, June 29, 1878, by J.E. White, Esq., Mr. Nelson Walton, of Deerfield, Pa., and Miss Ella V. Hunt, of Woodhull, N.Y.
1878 10-Jan. M Warren, Mr. Jasper C. Married—At the residence of the bride’s parents, in Chatham, Dec. 24, 1877, by Rev. D.A. Pope, Mr. Jasper C. Warren, and Miss Florence A. Pope, both of Chatham.
1878 20-Jun. M Watkins, Miss Mary Married—At Mansfield, May 31, 1878, by Rev. G.M. Righter, Mr. Gilbert Mosier and Miss Mary Watkins, both of Wellsboro.
1878 4-Jul. M Webb, Miss Eva C. Married—At the M.E. parsonage, East Charleston, June 17, 1878, by Rev. J.V. Lowell, Mr. Chas. M. Woodbury, of Brookfield, Pa., and Miss Eva C. Webb, of Knoxville, Pa.
1878 24-Jan. M Webb, Miss Gertie E. Married—At the home of Mr. J. Fillman, in Elkland, Dec. 20, 1877, by Rev. H.C. Moyer, Mr. Thomas F. Hotchkiss, of Mansfield, and Miss Gertie E. Webb, of Elkland, Pa.
1878 11-Jul. M Webb, Mr. George W. Married—At the Baptist parsonage at Stony Fork, Pa., by Rev. Jas. A. Boyce, Mr. George W. Webb, of Smithville, Chenango C., N.Y. and Miss Ida A. Wilson, of Charleston, Pa.
1878 17-Oct. D Webster, George H. Died—At Wellsboro, Thursday Oct. 3, 1878, George H. Son of George A. and Nancy C. Webster, aged 4 years 2 months and 7 days.
1878 19-Sept. D Webster, Mrs. Benjamin Died—Mrs. Benjamin Webster died at Beelwart, Canada on the first instant, she was formerly a resident of Niles Valley.
1878 10-Oct. M Wedge, Miss Laura  Married—In Wellsboro, Oct. 3, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Arthur M. Keeney and Miss Laura Wedge, both of Middlebury.
1878 4-Apr. D Welch, Orrin Died—Orrin Welch, aged 50, a distinguished member of the Masonic Order, died in Syracuse. He was an officer of the Morris Run Coal Co. at Syracuse.
1878 31-Jan. D Wells, Eddie Died—In Richmond, Pa., Jan. 17, 1878, of diptheria Eddie, oldest son of John and Sarah Wells, aged 7 years and 15 days.
1878 14-Feb. D Wells, Leon Died—In Richmond Township, of diptheria, Leon, son of John and Sarah Wells, aged 2 years and 5 months.
1878 8-Aug M West, Miss Hannah M.  Married—At Wellsboro, July 28, 1878, by Rev. O.C. Hills, Mr. Marshall S. Ogden and Miss Hannah M. West, both of Delmar.
1878 28-Mar. M West, Miss Nettie A. Married—At Middlebury, March 20, 1878, by Rev. M. Yale, Mr. Geo. R. Reynolds, of Chatham to Miss Nettie A. West., of Middlebury.
1878 28-Mar. M West, Mr. Richard A. Married—At Middlebury, March 19th, 1878, by Rev. M. Yale, Mr. Richard A. West and Miss Hattie M. Gee, both of Chatham, Pa.
1878 27-Jun. D Westbrook, Mr. William J. Died—Mr. William J. Westbrook, of Middlebury, (died), last Thursday at his brother’s, J.H. Westbrook, in Tioga Twp., where he was visiting. His funeral on Friday, was conducted by Rev. Mr. Howland.
1878 14-Mar. M Wetherbee, Mr. Walter Married—At Wellsboro, March 6, 1878, by Rev. N.L. Reynolds, Mr. Walter Wetherbee, of Delmar, and Miss Mary Elvira Hart, of Morris.
1878 12-Sept. M Wetmore, Jennie H. Married—At the Baptist parsonage, Catlin Hollow, Sept. 1, 1878, by Rev. Dewitt T. Van Doren, Albert L. Partridge, of East Charleston, and Jennie H. Wetmore, of Wellsboro.
1878 2-May M Wheaton, Mr. Elmer H. Married—At the residence of the bride’s parents, in Chatham, Pa., April 14, 1878, by Rev. H.C. Moyer, Mr. Elmer H. Wheaton, of Farmington, Pa., and Miss Eva J. Bowen, of Chatham, Pa.
1878 25-Apr. M Wheaton, Mr. James N. Married—In Chatham, April 14, 1878, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. James N. Wheaton, of Hector, Pa., and Miss Mina J. Strawn, of Chatham.
1878 25-Apr. M Wheaton, Mr. S. B. Married—In Chatham, April 14, 1878, by Rev. S. Butler, Mr. S. B. Wheaton, of Farmington, Pa., and Miss Laura R. Allin, of Troupsburgh, N.Y.
1878 25-Jul. M Whitaker, Anna M. Married—At Mansfield, July 3, 1878, by Rev. G.D. Meigs, Edward G. Thomas and Anna M. Whitaker, of Richmond.
1878 22-Aug. D White, Joseph Died—At Nelson, Aug. 6, 1878, Joseph White, aged 72 yrs.
1878 15-Aug. D White, Joseph M. Died—Joseph M. White, of Farmington, was found dead in his barn on Monday, of last week, lying beside one of his horse. Mr. White leaves a family.
1878 24- Oct. M White, Miss Ida E. Married—In Wellsville, N.Y., Oct. 17, 1878, by Rev. Mr. Sheldon, Mr. James M. Rathbun, of Wellsboro, and Miss Ida E. White, of Wellsville, N.Y.
1878 10-Oct. M White, Miss Lillie Married—William A. Stone, of Pittsburg, formerly of this village and Miss Lillie White, of Wellsboro, were married last Thursday by Rev. Dr. Breck, Rector of St. Paul’s Church. The ceremony took place at the residence of the bride’s Mother, Mrs. R.G. White.
1878 4-Jul. M White, Mr. John C. Married—In Deerfield, by Rev. P. Reynolds, Mr. John C. White and Miss Laura M. Knox of Deerfield.
1878 28-Mar. M White, Mrs. Betsey A. Married—At Westfield, Pa., March 19, 1878, by Miles White, Esq., Mr. Andrew Frazier and Mrs. Betsey A. White, both of Clymer, Pa.
1878 14-Feb. D Whitehouse, Mrs. Ann Died—In Fall Brook, Feb. 6, 1878, Mrs. Ann Whitehouse, aged 41 years and 5 months.
1878 3-Jan. M Whittaker, Miss Alice A. Married—In Wellsboro, at the M.E. parsonage, Dec. 27th, 1877, by Rev. D.D. Buck, D.D., Mr. Elias Baity, of Sullivan, and Miss Alice A. Whittaker, of Richmond.
1878 4-Apr. D Wilcox, Asenth Died—In Delmar, March 31, 1878, of pneumonia, Asenth, relict of the late Job Wilcox, in the 74th year of her age.
1878 10-Oct. D Wilcox, Mary E. Died—In Jackson, Sept. 18, 1878, of inflamatory croup and diptheria, Mary E. youngest daughter of George and Cynthia Wilcox, aged 3 years 8 months and 29 days.
1878 27-Jun. M Wilcox, Miss Flora M. Married—At the M.E. parsonage in Liberty, June 17, 1878, by Rev. H.S. Lundy, Mr. Frank Keagle and Miss Flora M. Wilcox, of McIntyre, Pa.
1878 17-Oct. M Wilcox, Miss May Married—Oct. 6, 1878, by W.B. Mead, Esq., Mr. George F. Hepworth, of South Addison, N.Y., and Miss May Wilcox, of Woodhull, N.Y.
1878 18-Apr. D Wilcox, Mrs. C. L. Died—Death of Mrs. C.L. Wilcox, between 4 and 5 o'clock on Monday morning she breathed her last from an apoplectic stroke. Mrs. Wilcox’s maiden name was Hannah L. Bartle. She was born in Chenango Co., N.Y., in April, 1828, and was nearly 50 years of age at the time of her death. She married Mr. Wilcox in 1863; one son was born to them, who with the husband mourns her loss. She was an active member of the Presbyterian Church. The remains were brought home on Tuesday and the funeral was held at the residence on Main Street yesterday, Rev. J.F. Calkins officiating.
1878 4-Jul. M Wilhelm, Mr. John Married—At Addison, N.Y., June 21, 1878, by Rev. P. Reynolds, Mr. John Wilhelm, and Miss Jane Knapp, of Addison.
1878 25-Apr. M Willard, Miss Mary E. Married—At Wellsboro, April 21, 1878, by Rev. J.F. Calkins, Mr. Edgar A. Walker and Miss Mary E. Willard, both of Delmar.
1878 6-Jun. M Willard, Mr. Edgar W. Married—At the Baptist parsonage, in Stony Fork, on Saturday June 1st, 1878, by Rev. Jas. A. Boyce, Mr. Edgar W. Willard of Charleston, and Miss Anna M. Brubaker, niece of Mr. Charles Eberentz, of Delmar.
1878 18-Jul. M Williamee, Mr. Orson Married—At Nauvoo, Pa., July 4, 1878, by John Haggerty, Esq., Mr. Orson Williamee, of Morris Twp., Tioga Co. and Miss Hattie A. Scarborough, of Pine Twp., Lycoming Co., Pa.
1878 4-Jul. M Williams, Mr. Daniel S. Married—At the residence of the bride’s parents in Antrim, Pa., Wednesday, June 26, 1878, by the Rev. J. Miles Jones, Mr. Daniel S. Williams and Miss Rosanna Jenkins.
1878 3-Oct. M Williams, Mr. Thomas J. Married—At Blossburg, Sept. 22, 1878, by Rev. C.H. Wright, Mr. Thomas J. Williams, and Miss May A. Green, both of Blossburg.
1878 18-Jul. M Williamson, Mr. James W. Married—At Arnot, July 3, 1878, by Rev. John D. Rockwell, Mr. James W. Williamson and Miss Isabella Wilson, both of Arnot.
1878 18-Apr. D Williston, General Horace Died—The Elmira Bazoo contans the following - “General Horace Williston, of Athens, Pa., died Saturday morning, of heart disease. He was the son of the late Judge Horace Williston. He was Athen’s most prominent citizen. He leaves a wife, 2 daughters, and a son.” The sad news reached Wellsboro on Saturday. One of the daughters of the dec’d, Miss Catherine, was visiting her cousin, Miss Mazie Robinson - - General Williston was a brother of Judge L.P. Williston, his wife is a sister of Mrs. Chester Robinson.
1878 29-Aug. M Wilson, Miss Augusta Married—At Mansfield, Aug. 14, 1878, by Rev. Wesley Cochran, Mr. Ellis G. Wright and Miss Augusta Wilson both of Mansfield.
1878 11-Jul. M Wilson, Miss Ida A. Married—At the Baptist parsonage at Stony Fork, Pa., by Rev. Jas. A. Boyce, Mr. George W. Webb, of Smithville, Chenango C., N.Y. and Miss Ida A. Wilson, of Charleston, Pa.
1878 18-Jul. M Wilson, Miss Isabella Married—At Arnot, July 3, 1878, by Rev. John D. Rockwell, Mr. James W. Williamson and Miss Isabella Wilson, both of Arnot.
1878 4-Apr. M Winters, Miss Adelia Married—At Tioga, Pa., March 25, 1878, by W.T. Vrell, Esq., Mr. George B. Hubbard, of Rutland, and Miss Adelia Winters, of Clymer, Pa.
1878 5-Sept. M Wolcott, Miss Emma M. Married—At Blossburg, Aug. 26, 1878, by Rev. I.R. Spencer, Mr. Richard F. Ashley and Miss Emma M. Wolcott, both of Sullivan Township.
1878 6-Jun. D Wood, Daniel Died—In Tioga Township, May 24, 1878, Daniel Wood, aged about 60 years.
1878 24- Oct. M Wood, Fanny J. Married—At Catlin Hollow, Oct. 13, 1878, by Rev. DeW. T. Van Doren, Albert B. Campbell, of Austinville, and Fanny J. Wood, of Charleston, Pa.
1878 4-Jul. M Woodbury, Mr. Chas. M. Married—At the M.E. parsonage, East Charleston, June 17, 1878, by Rev. J.V. Lowell, Mr. Chas. M. Woodbury, of Brookfield, Pa., and Miss Eva C. Webb, of Knoxville, Pa.
1878 21-Feb. D Woodcock, Mr. Egbert O. Died—In Clymer, Jan. 14, 1878, Mr. Egbert O. Woodcock, aged 27 years and 9 months.
1878 29-Aug. M Wright, Mr. Ellis G. Married—At Mansfield, Aug. 14, 1878, by Rev. Wesley Cochran, Mr. Ellis G. Wright and Miss Augusta Wilson both of Mansfield.
1878 7-Mar. D Wynne, Rev. Father John Died—News was received here on Sunday that Rev. Father John Wynne of Blossburg, was dead. He was formerly of Scranton, Pa., and we understand that he was born in this Country. Six years ago he was assigned to the Blossburg parish. On Wednesday he was seized with a violent attack (hemorrhage of the lungs) which resulted in his death Sunday p.m. His remains were taken to Scranton for interment. Father Wynne was 30 years of age.
1878 7-Feb. D Youmans, Wallace Died—In Richmond, Jan. 21, 1878, of diptheria, Wallace, son of John & Lizzie Youmans, aged 10 months.
1878 28-Mar. M Youngs, Miss Amelia Married—At Westfield, March 15, 1878, by Miles White, Esq., Mr. Isaac James and Miss Amelia Youngs, both of Hector, Pa.
1878 13-Jun. M Zimmer, Elisha B. Married—At Tioga, May 29, 1878, by Rev. Geo. D. Meigs, Elisha B. Zimmer and Josie E. Martin, both of Cherry Flats.

Published On Tri-Counties Site On 7/15/2002
By Joyce M. Tice
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