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Bradford County PA

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1895 -  Wellsboro Agitator - Obituaries

Male Carlson
The six year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Carlson, of Morris Run, died last Thursday of diphtheria.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. James R. Patterson
Mr. James R. Patterson, formerly a respected citizen of Arnot, died of consumption on the 17th ultimo, at his home in Reynoldsville, Jefferson county.  He was 66 years of age.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. J. N. Anderson
Mr. J. N. Anderson, of Morris Run, died at Canton last Thursday afternoon.  The funeral was held on Friday afternoon, and the remains were taken to Syracuse, NY, on Saturday for interment.  Mr. Anderson, it will be remembered, was one of the victims of the terrible railroad wreck at Jackson, Mich., in October, 1893, receiving spinal injuries.  He recovered sufficiently to be around, and it was hoped that he would eventually regain his full strength.  But while in Philadelphia three weeks ago, he suffered an applectic stroke, and was brought to the home of Mr. Whitman, in Canton.  For several days he showed signs of rallying, and then relapsed into a semi-conscious state, from which he gradually sank into his last long sleep.  Mr. Anderson was 44 years of age, and was married to a niece of Mr. Whitman.  Besides his wife, two sons, aged 15 and 8 years, survive him.  He was head clerk in the Company store at Morris Run, and was a man universally liked by his companions.  He was a prominent Knight Templar.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Henry Merkle
Mr. Henry Merkle, a brakeman who was injured by falling off a box-car at Mansfield about a year ago, died at Binghamton, NY, last week Tuesday, from the effects of his injuries.  He was 37 years of age.  He leaves a widow and several small children at Blossburg.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Allen Kennedy
Allen Kennedy, aged 19 years, of Horseheads, NY, was instantly killed by the evening express train going north near Troy, Bradford county, last Thursday.  He was walking on the track with a companion and, confused by the blinding snow-storm, did not notice the approaching train.  His skull was crushed.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. W. P. Wylie
Mr. W. P. Wylie died last week Tuesday evening at his home in Mansfield, in the 86th year of his age.  His wife died at 10 o’clock the following morning.  Mr. and Mrs. Wylie were well-known and highly respected citizens.  Among the surviving children are Mrs. J. H. Shearer, of this borough, and Mrs. Henry Soper, of Rutland.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Joseph Rodbourn
Joseph Rodbourn, one of the most widely known residents of Chemung county, died at his home in Breesport, NY, a few days ago, aged 70 years.  Mr. Rodbourn built the first saw-mill in that village in 1857, and in 1860 he built the first grist-mill.  He had accumulated quite a large estate, having $100,000 invested in a lumber enterprise in Kentucky.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Chloe Howe
Mrs. Chloe Howe, widow of the late William Howe, died at her home in Delmar last Saturday, at the age of 82 years.  She was born at Candor, NY, and came to Delmar with her parents when she was eight years of age, and she had lived in this region ever since.  She married Mr. Howe in 1840.  He died about eight years ago.  The funeral was held last Monday, Rev. J. A. Boyce conducting the service.  Mrs. Howe was a most excellent woman.  She had been a faithful member of the Baptist Church for 59 years.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. and Mrs. U. P. Wylie
Mansfield, Dec. 31.--On the night of December 25th, at 11 o’clock, occurred the death of Mr. U. P. Wylie, and 11 hours later his wife also passed away.  He had been ill for a long time; but Mrs. Wylie was around the house as usual all the time.  It rarely happens that a man and wife live together for over 60 years and then depart this life almost hand in hand.  Mr. Wylie was born at Boonville, NY, April 4, 1809, and Mrs. Wylie, whose maiden name was Charlotte Lucretia French, was born at Hampton, NY, January 4, 1813.  They were united in marriage October 12, 1831, and settled in Wells, Bradford county, and there their 11 children were born, of whom five are still living.  They are Mrs. Norton, Larned, Kansas; Mrs. Shearer, Wellsboro; Frank P. Wylie, Boone, Iowa; Mrs. Soper Rutland, and Mrs. Webb, Kansas City.  The aged couple also had 11 grandchildren.  Their second son was killed in battle in the late war.  Mr. Wylie was made a member of the Odd Fellows’ Lodge in Troy in 1847, and when they moved to Boone, Iowa, 24 years ago, he was made chaplain of the Lodge in that place.  This office he held for a number of years.  After residing there for 14 years, they came back to Pennsylvania and in 1887 came to Mansfield where they had resided ever since.  They became members of the Universalist Church here.  The funeral was held in that church on Saturday afternoon, and the remains were taken to Mosherville, for burial.  Mr. and Mrs. Wylie had both been teachers, as had also five of their children.  They were much liked and respected in this community and will be greatly missed.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Lucy Cline
At Leetonia, Pa., December 29, 1894, of inflammatory rheumatism, Lucy, daughter of Michael and Mary Cline, aged 10 years, 5 months and 17 days.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. James Works
At Osceola, Pa., December 22, 1894, Mr. James Works, aged 87 years.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

James Lusk Alcorn
James Lusk Alcorn, ex-Governor of Mississippi, died at Memphis, Tenn., a few days ago.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Joseph P. Thompson
Joseph P. Thompson, Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, died at Newburg, NY, a few days ago.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Maggie Newell
Roaring Branch, Dec. 31.--The remains of Mrs. Maggie Newell were laid away in Stull’s cemetery last Sunday.  She died on the Monday evening previous, and her funeral was announced for the following Thursday; but the severe storm that raged last week effectually closed the roads, making it impossible for the friends to attend until Sunday, when she was followed by a large gathering of relatives and sympathizing friends to her final resting place.  Mrs. Newell was a model wife, mother and neighbor, a worthy member of the Methodist Church and an energetic teacher in our Sunday-school, and her presence will be sadly missed in the community.  She had been sick for about two years with that dread disease, consumption.  She was the eldest child of Cornelius and Jane Stull, and was nearly 35 years old.  She leaves a bereaved husband and two children--Florence, aged 13 and Floyd, 4 years old.  (Tuesday, January 2, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Edward P. Byrnes
Mr. Edward P. Byrnes, a prominent citizen of Arnot, died of heart disease last Thursday.  He was able to attend to his work until the day of his death.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

James Ballard
James, the 18 year old son of Mr. A. D. Ballard, of Sullivan, died last Sunday of pneumonia.  He had been a student at the Mansfield Normal school, and he was a very promising young man.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Elizabeth Cochran
Mrs. Elizabeth Cochran, widow of the late Rev. W. Cochran, died on the 31st ultimo at the home of her daughter, Mrs. D. J. Butts, in Mansfield.  She lacked only 13 days of being 80 years of age.  Apparently she had no disease, but she went to sleep on the day before her death and did not awaken.  Rev. W. Cochran was pastor of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Wellsboro in 1845, and was for the period of four years presiding Elder of the Troy district, Wellsboro being then in that district.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Elizabeth Briggs
In Charleston, Pa., January 4, 1895, at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. G. W. Weller, Mrs. Elizabeth Briggs, aged 94 years and 4 months.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Mary A. Taylor
At Williamsport, Pa., December 29, 1894, Mrs. Mary A. Taylor, mother of Mrs. R. M. Ketcham, aged 73 years, 5 months and 24 days.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. John Buckbee
Mr. John Buckbee, one of our old and respected neighbors, died very suddenly last Thursday.  He had lived in the town of Lawrence for about 30 years.  A wife and six children survive him.  His age was about 76 years.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Child Hulslander
Mr. and Mrs. W. Hulslander, of Lawrenceville, mourn the mourn of their little three weeks old babe.  (Tuesday, January 9, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Thomas B. Albert
Thomas B. Albert, of the 16th regiment, was found dead on his company’s rifle-range at Bradford, last Wednesday, with a bullet through his heart.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

James G. Fair
Ex-Senator James G. Fair, died in San Francisco the other day.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Christina Georgiana Rossetti
Christina Georgiana Rossetti, the poet, died in England a few days ago.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Bishop Knickerbacker
Bishop Knickerbacker, of the Episcopal diocese of Indiana, died recently at his home in Indianapolis.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Amelia Bloomer
Mrs. Amelia Bloomer, a pioneer advocate of dress-reform, died at Council Bluffs, Iowa, recently.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Philip Sidney Post
Representative Philip Sidney Post, of the 10th Illinois district, died last week Sunday in Washington.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

George Marx
Dr. George Marx, a famous entomologist, died at his home in Washington, DC., on the 3d instant, aged 55 years.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Michael Frank
Col. Michael Frank, the founder of the free-school system of Wisconsin, died the other day at Kenosha.  He was 99 years old.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Susan Fenimore Cooper
Miss Susan Fenimore Cooper, daughter of James Fenimore Cooper, died at her home in Cooperstown a few days ago, in her 82d year.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Richard Washington
Pay-Director Richard Washington, U. S. N., died in Washington last week Tuesday.  He entered the service from Virginia in 1861.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Francis II.
Francis II., the last King of Naples, died at Arco, in the Austrian Tyrol, the other day.  He suggested to Daudet his “Kings in Exile.”  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

James E. Rhoads
Dr. James E. Rhoads, ex-president of Bryn Mawr College, died very suddenly, of heart-trouble, in the railroad station at that place several days ago.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Rev. Dr. King
Rev. Dr. King, famous in slavery days for helping escaped slaves from the United States to Canada, died in Chatham, Ont., a few days ago, aged 82 years.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Esther Walker
Round Top, Jan. 14.--Mrs. Esther Walker died very suddenly at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Willard, last Saturday, about 10 o’clock a. m., in the 31st year of her age.  The funeral will be held at the church to-day at 1 o’clock.  Rev. Dr. Shaw, of Wellsboro, will conduct the services.  Mrs. Walker was a consistent member of the Presbyterian Church and was highly esteemed by all who knew her.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. John H. Buckbee
Mr. John H. Buckbee, an old and esteemed citizen of Lawrence township, died very suddenly on the morning of the 3d instant.  He was as well as usual until about 10 o’clock, when he complained of a pain in the region of the heart.  His son was called from the barn, but before he reached the house his father was dead.  He was 74(?) years.  He leaves a widow, four daughters and two sons.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Edwin A. Morley
Mr. Edwin A. Morley, a former resident of Mansfield, died recently at Watonga, Oklahoma.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. F. Roffe
Mrs. F. Roffe, of South Superior, Wis., formerly a resident of Lawrenceville, died on the 6th instant.  She leaves a husband and two children.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Elizabeth Betsey Beers
At Tioga, Pa., January 7, 1895, Elizabeth Betsey, wife of Smith Beers, aged 78 years.  (Tuesday, January 16, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Prof. Arndt
Prof. Arndt, historian, of Leipsie University, died last week.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Prof. Haushofer
Prof. Haushofer, mineralogist, died in Munich, a few days ago.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Aaron L. Dennison
Aaron L. Dennison, father of American watch making, died recently at Birmingham, England.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Mary G. Stevenson
Miss Mary G. Stevenson, daughter of the Vice President, died at Asheville, NC., last Friday.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

George G. Jones
George G. Jones, once a candidate for Governor of the Greenback ticket, died at New York on Wednesday.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Charles C. Leigh
Charles C. Leigh, widely known as a champion of Prohibition, died at his home in Brooklyn last week Monday.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Alfred W. Elleta
Gen. Alfred W. Elleta, died in Eldorado, Kan., the other day.  He commanded the Mississippi Marine brigade in the Civil war.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Charles C. Painter
Charles C. Painter, a member of the Board of Indian Commissioners, died in Washington last week Sunday, aged 62 years.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Elizabeth Bray Downing
Miss Elizabeth Bray Downing, the sweetheart of the Quaker poet Whittier, died at West Amesbury, Mass., last Thursday.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

John R. Seeley
Prof. John R. Seeley, Regius professor of modern history at Cambridge University, Eng., died last week Monday.  He wrote ‘Eoce Hoino.”  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Henry Mueller
Henry Mueller, a survivor of the battle of Waterloo and a veteran of the Seminole and Civil wars, died at Kearney, NJ, last week, aged 100 years.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Henry H. Whitman
The late Henry H. Whitman, who died at his home in Canton on the 28th ultimo, was born in Elmira, February 29, 1826.  He resided with his parents for a time in Towanda and Wellsboro.  In 1851(or 1854) he was married to Miss Cordelia Soper, a step-daughter of the late Rev. T. S. Sheardown, of Troy, one of the pioneer Baptist preachers of this region, and a man renowned for his remarkable work.  Mr. Whitman had resided in Canton for many years.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Edward Grosjean
Last Sunday morning Mr. Edward Grosjean, an aged and well-known citizen of Delmar, died at his home, of cancer of the liver.  The funeral was held yesterday morning at the homestead, Rev. Dr. Shaw conducting the service.  Mr. Grosjean was born at DeBerne, Switzerland, in 1814.  He came to Delmar with his parents when he was about six years of age, and he resided there ever since.  He married Miss Mary Ann Fuller, November 5, 1835.  She survives him, with eight children--two sons and six daughters:  S. E. Grosjean, of Delmar, Henry Grosjean, of Stokesdale, Mrs. Margaret Holden, of East Charleston, Mrs. Charlotte Grinnell, of Stokesdale, Mrs. Melvina Torpy, of Delmar, Mrs. Emma Playfoot and Mrs. Mary Navel, of Kennedy, and Mrs. Agnes Bailey, of Albany, Oregon.  Mr. Grosjean was a good citizen, genial, industrious, unobtrusive and of strict integrity.  He was highly esteemed by all who knew him.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Jason Clark
In Sullivan, Pa., January 14, 1895, of pneumonia, Mr. Jason Clark, aged 73 years.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Alexander Harvey
In Liberty, Pa., Mr. Alexander Harvey, aged 42 years.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Eviline Jerald
In Richmond, Pa., January 20, 1895, Eviline, wife of William B. Jerald, aged 48 years, 9 months and 27 days.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Male Sampson
In Covington, Pa., Leon, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. James Sampson.  (Tuesday, January 23, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. M. C. Spicer
Mr. M. C. Spicer, an aged and well-known citizen of this borough, died last Thursday at his home on Nichols street.  He was 81 years of age.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Jacob Baker
Last Wednesday Mr. Jacob Baker, of Leetonia, was killed on a log-slide on Kettle creek.  He was attempting to dislodge a log when he slipped and fell into the slide and was struck by another log and crushed between the two.  Baker died the same night.  He was 28 years of age.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Samuel Carpenter
Mr. Samuel Carpenter died at his residence in Middlebury last week Tuesday, after a lingering illness.  He was 73 years of age, and was born and raised on the farm on which he was living at the time of his death--a very unusual thing in this land and day of many changes.  He left a wife and five children to mourn the loss of a cherishing husband and father.  Mr. Carpenter was a useful and patriotic citizen and a man of strict integrity.  His memory will be held in lasting honor by his neighbors and by all who knew him.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Emma Smith
Mrs. William H. Smith died at her home on Round Top last Friday, of a disease of the lungs, in her 38 year.  She was Miss Emma Klock, a daughter of Jeremiah Klock, of this borough.  She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Cherry Flats.  She was an excellent woman, and her loss will be deeply mourned by her surviving husband and two children--a son and daughter.  The funeral was held at her late home Monday noon, and the large attendance despite the severe cold weather attested the esteem in which she was held by all who knew her.  The service was conducted by Elder K. C. Russell, of Northumberland, and the interment was in the cemetery in this borough.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Samuel H. Baker
The Lawrenceville Herald says that Mr. Samuel H. Baker, a well-known farmer of Lindley, NY, aged about 50 years, accompanied by Charles Wingate, was walking along the public highway last week Monday, when they found a bottle which they supposed contained whisky.  They drank the liquor and two hours later Baker died in great agony from the effects of the poison, while Wingate, being a younger man, withstood its effects and is now recovering.  Just what the bottle did contain has not been ascertained.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Jesse King
In Shippen, Pa., January 18, 1895, of pneumonia, Jesse, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis King, aged 10 months and 7 days.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Charles Mays
In Liberty, Pa., January 21, 1895, Mrs. Charles Mays, aged 72 years.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Susan Monroe
At Knoxville, Pa., January 15, 1895, Mrs. Susan Monroe, aged 71 years.  (Tuesday, January 31, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Earl Wheeler
Mrs. Earl Wheeler, who was the daughter of Mr. Morris Pritchard, of Lawrenceville, died at Oconto, Wis., on the 23d ultimo.  She had resided in Chicago for several years.  (Tuesday, February 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Male Lester
A young son of Mr. John Lester, of Dartt Settlement in Charleston township, died last Monday afternoon of cerebro-spinal meningitis.  He was taken with a severe pain in the back of his head and died in a few hours.  He was a bright and promising lad.  (Tuesday, February 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. William Hyde
Mr. William Hyde, a respected citizen of Blossburg and a man who was well known throughout this county, died on the 25th ultimo.  Mr. Hyde was born at Ardmore, near Cork, Ireland, August 15th, 1824.  He came to this country in 1863, and three or four years later he came to Blossburg where he made a permanent home.  He was noted for his amiable disposition, integrity of character and general intelligence.  He leaves a widow and three adult children.  (Tuesday, February 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Fred. Mickel
Round Top, Feb. 5.--Information was received here yesterday that Mr. Fred. Mickel, a young man living at Brownlee, was accidentally shot.  Mr. Mickel, in company with Mr. Will. Morsman, went out into the woods between Brownlee and Antrim, with their guns and a dog, to shoot rabbits.  While Fred was standing and watching for a rabbit, holding his gun in both hands, the dog bounded forward and ran against the gun, knocking it from one hand; but Mickel retained his hold with the other hand, causing the gun to swing around and be discharged.  The whole charge entered the abdomen of the young man, and the fire from the explosion set his clothing on fire.  We have the report this morning that Mr. Mickel died last night.  (Tuesday, February 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Moritz Carriere
Moritz Carriere, German author, died at Munich, the other day.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Francis Darr
Brig-Gen. Francis Darr died a few days ago at Wayne, aged 62.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Randolph Churchill
Lord Randolph Churchill died in London, after a long illness, a few days ago.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

E. Rockwood Hoar
Judge E. Rockwood Hoar died at Concord, Mass., a few days ago, of old age.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Augustus C. Merriman
Prof. Augustus C. Merriman, of Columbia College, died at Athens, a few days ago.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Nicholas Carlowitch de Giers
Nicholas Carlowitch de Giers, Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs, died a few days ago.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Francois Certain Canrobert
Francois Certain Canrobert, last Marshal of France, died in Paris the other day, aged 86.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Matthias C. Marin
Capt. Matthias C. Marin, U. S. N., retired, died the other day at Newport, aged 80 years.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Ward McAllister
Ward McAllister, the noted society man, died in New York city the other day, of the grip.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Charles Secretan
Charles Secretan, the Swiss philosopher in Lausanne, a few days ago, at the age of 80 years.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Edward Solomon
Edward Solomon, composer of comic operas, and Lillian Russell’s second husband, died in London, the other day.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Jim Cook
Jim Cook, the last member of the Cook gang, shot one remaining at Liberty, was shot and killed at Catoosa, I. T., last week.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Henry Goodspeed
Major Henry Goodspeed died a few days ago, at Salt Lake, where he founded Hammond Hall to counteract the Mormon doctrine.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

George A. Bingham
Hon. George A. Bingham, ex-Justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court, died at his home in Littleton, a few days ago.  He was born in 1826.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Daniel G. VanMater
Dr. Daniel G. VanMater, of Columbus, NJ, who was known to a number of people here, died last Monday at Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he had been for some months seeking relief from consumption.  He was about 40 years of age and was a talented young physician.  He was a brother of Mrs. B. M. Potter and Mrs. R. K. Young, of this borough.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Robert Inscho
Mr. Robert Inscho, a respected citizen of Lawrenceville, died a few days ago at the age of 83 years.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Harry D. Graves
At Millerton, Pa., February 5, 1895, Mr. Harry D. Graves, aged 20 years.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Albert Leon Lester
In Charleston, Pa., February 3, 1895, of spinal meningitis, Albert Leon, son of Mr. J. W. Lester, aged 15 years, 7 months and 7 days.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Edwin Miller
At Westfield, Pa., February 9, 1895, Mr. Edwin Miller, of Chatham, Pa., aged 67 years.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Giles D. Price
Giles D. Price, a prominent Republican politician, died at Erie a few days ago.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Isaac P. Gray
Isaac P. Gray, United States Minister to Mexico, died in the City of Mexico last Thursday.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

John L. Stevens
John L. Stevens, Ex-Minister to Hawah, died a few days ago at his home in Augusta, Me., aged 75.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Eliza Harding
Mrs. Eliza Harding, widow of the late Josiah Harding, died last week Saturday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A. J. Preston, in Covington borough.  She was 74 years of age.  Six of her 13 children are still living.  She was a woman of rare intelligence and sweetness of disposition.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

D. A. Signor
Captain D. A. Signor died at the home of his son, Mr. George C. Signor, in Elkland last Sunday.  The immediate cause of death was dropsy, the result of inflammatory rheumatism.  Captain Signor was 69 years of age and a veteran of the late war, serving one year in the infantry and then recruiting a cavalry company of which he was elected Captain serving three years and until the fall of 1866.  He was twice wounded.  The first time was at Harper’s Ferry, Va., and again at Seven Pines under McClellan.  He had been confined to his bed about four weeks suffering but little pain and retaining his mental faculties until the final roll call, when he peacefully and painlessly passed to the land of shadows.  The remains were taken to Ithaca, NY for interment.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Theodore A. Cooper
At Savannah, Ga., February 3(or 8), 1895, of membranous croup, Theodore A., son of Arthur S. and Mary R. Cooper, aged 2 years and 9 months.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Child Harkness
At Crooked Creek, Pa., the infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Harkness.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Lula King
At Niles Valley, Pa., February 10, 1895, Lula, only child of Mr. Lyman King, aged 1 year, 1 month and 21 days.  (Tuesday, February 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Madge Yorke
Madge Yorke, an actress in the “Baggage Check” company, was shot and killed by James P. Gentry, a fellow actor, last week Sunday, in a Philadelphia Hotel, because of jealousy.  Gentry was caught on Tuesday after an attempt at suicide.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. William Sanders
Mrs. William Sanders died very suddenly of heart disease last week Monday night at the home of Mr. Eugene Sherman, in Jackson where she was employed as housekeeper.  She had spent the day in Elmira, and went to bed in apparently good health.  William Sanders her husband, was a wagon-maker in Millerton for many years, and was at one time the owner of a comfortable home.  The couple lost four children some 10 or 12 years ago during the diphtheria epidemic, and sickness and misfortune pursued them until finally, a year or so ago, the husband went to the county poor-house, where he has since remained, while his wife sought to support herself and provide homes for her four remaining children, which she accomplished to the best of her ability.  Recently she lost all her household goods by fire, and she had since gone out to service, her children being scattered.  This woman’s life was full of trouble and sorrow, and now she may truly be said to be at rest.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

 

Dr. Hulke
Dr. Hulke, president of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, died last week.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

J. M. Martin
Col. J. M. Martin, Adjutant General of the Department of the Missouri died at Chicago last week.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Secretary Bogdanoff
Secretary Bogdanoff, of the Russian Embassy, committed suicide last Wednesday at Washington by shooting.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass, the venerable champion of the colored people, died suddenly at his home in Washington last Wednesday.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

The Archduke Albert
The Archduke Albert, ‘Austria’s Von Moltke,” Inspector General of the Austrian army, died in the Tyrol last week, aged 78 years.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Sevellon A. Brown
Sevellon A. Brown, formerly Chief Clerk of the Department of State, died at his home in Washington on the 16th, aged 52 years.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Fremont P. Peck
First Lieutenant Fremont P. Peck, of the Ordnance Corps of the United States Army was killed last week Tuesday, on the proving grounds at Sandy Hook by the bursting of the breech of a Hotchkiss rapid firing gun.  (Tuesday, February 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Frank M. Shaw
Mr. Frank M. Shaw, of Mansfield, died very suddenly last week Monday morning while sitting in a chair at his home.  He was 64 years of age.  (Tuesday, March 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Jasper R. White
Wellsboro, March 4.--Jasper R. White, who died at Caton, NY, on the 3d ultimo, was formerly a member of Company G, 45th Pa. Vols.  He enlisted under Captain Whitney in September, 1861, and was discharged with the regiment in July, 1865, having served three years and 10 months.  Sergeant White was twice severely wounded and passed at least five months in the prison.  His residence most of the time since the war has been in Farmington township, where he was well known and had many friends.  With a strong physique, always willing and prompt to obey orders, and naturally brave, “Jap” White was a good soldier.  The “boys” will miss him at future reunions.  The absence of his cordial greeting and hearty laugh will remind us that another comrade has gone to attend the last muster, to which we are all hastening.  Eugene Beauge.  (Tuesday, March 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Lyle I. Bradley
At Morris, Pa., February 21, 1895, of inflammation of the bowels, Lyle I., son of Clarence and Ina Bradley, aged 9 months and 21 days.  (Tuesday, March 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Apollos Pitts
Mr. Apollos Pitts, an aged and respected citizen of Mansfield, died last Saturday at the age of nearly 85 years.  Mr. Pitts had lived in Sullivan and Richmond townships almost all his life, being engaged years ago in mercantile business and lumbering and for more than 35 years in farming.  He left three sons, Messrs. Daniel Pitts of Mansfield, Pembroke Pitts of Belmont, NY, and County Commissioner John F. Pitts, at whose home the father died; also a daughter, Mrs. Henry H. Smith, of Osawatomie, Kan.  The funeral was held last Monday at the old homestead.  (Tuesday, March 6, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Effie Belle Hamm
At Stokesdale Junction, Pa., February 20, 1895, Effie Belle, eldest daughter of Honry(or Henry) and Ada Hamm, aged 17 years, 8 months and 20 days.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Edwin Forbes
Edwin Forbes, artist and writer, died in New York last Wednesday.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

David R. Clendinine
Col. David R. Clendinine, U. S. A., retired, died at Galesburg, IL, last Wednesday.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

W. C. Coup
W. C. Coup, the veteran showman, died last week at Jacksonville, Fla., of pneumonia.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Samuel Dana Horton
Samuel Dana Horton, advocate of bi-metalism, died the other day, at Washington, D. C.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Charles L. Eaton
Adjutant-General Charles L. Eaton, of Michigan, died suddenly at Detroit a few days ago.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Charles Lanman
Charles Lanman, a well-known writer, traveler and painter, died in Washington last week, aged 81 years.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Grand Duke Alexis
Grand-Duke Alexis, son of Grand Duke Michael of Russia, died at San Remo, the other day, aged 20 years.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Joseph B. Carr
Major-General Joseph B. Carr, ex-Secretary of State of New York, died of cancer, at Troy, NY, several days ago.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Prince Metternich
Prince Metternich, son of the famous Austrian diplomat of that name died suddenly, of apoplexy, a few days ago, aged 66.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Otis A. Johnson
Otis A. Johnson, pioneer lumberman of Wisconsin, died at Racine last week.  His estate is worth from $5,000,000 to $10,000,000.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Creswicke Rawlinson Bart
Sir Henry Creswicke Rawlinson, Bart, C. C. B., at one time president of the Royal Geographical Society of Great Britain, died last week.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Geoffrey Thomas Phipps Hornby
Sir Geoffrey Thomas Phipps Hornby, Admiral of the fleet and first and principal wide-de-camp to the Queen, died at London a few days ago.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Emma Cady Ferris
Little Marsh, March 11.--Again death has entered our quiet village and chosen one of our most highly respected ladies as his victim.  Mrs. Emma Cady Ferris, wife of ex-Sheriff J. H. Ferris, died last Friday about 6:30 p.m.  She was sick about 10 days with pneumonia and other complications.  The funeral services will be held at the church today at 1 p.m.  Rev. A. G. Cole, of Nelson, will conduct the service.  The interment will be in the cemetery at Keeneyville.  Mrs. Ferris was 44 years of age.  She was a faithful wife, a tender, loving mother and a kind neighbor.  She leaves a husband and four children to mourn her early death.  Mr. and Mrs. Cady, of Cayuga county, NY, reached here in time to see their daughter, Mrs. Ferris, before she died.  (Tuesday, March 13, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mme. Collett
Mme. Collett, Norwegian novelist and woman’s rights leader, is dead.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

John Stuart Blackie
John Stuart Blackie, author and scholar, died at London a few days ago.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Ismail Pasha
Ismail Pasha, ex-Khendive of Egypt, died at Constantinople the other day.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

M. Percher
M. Percher, a Paris editor, was killed in a duel with a marine officer the other day.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mason Brayman
Gen. Mason Brayman, ex-Governor of Idaho, died at Kansas City, Mo., the other day, aged 81 years.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Female Ashcraft
Westfield, March 18.--The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ashcraft died a few days ago.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. L. P. Bulkley
The remains of Mrs. L. P. Bulkley were buried last Tuesday from the home of her son Edwin.  Rev. O. B. Weaver officiated at the funeral.  Mr. Ralph Bulkley, of Columbus, Ohio, a son of the deceased, was present.  He is prominent in the councils of the Republican party of his State, and he thinks that Governor McKinley will be the next President of the United States.  Some years ago Mr. and Mrs. George Bulkley settled on one of the rich farms of the Cowanesque valley, in what is now Osceola.  The family are descendants of Rev. Peter Bulkley, of Connecticut, of Revolutionary fame.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. P. M. Packard
The death is announced of Mrs. P. M. Packard, of Oxford, NY, the mother of Mrs. G. H. Simmons.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Alfred C. Roland
Mr. Alfred C. Roland, recently a druggist in this borough, died at his home on Nichols street about 9 o’clock this morning.  He had suffered many months from heart disease and dropsy.  His age was about 41 years. Alfre dwas born in Delmar township about 41 years ago, and most of his life was spent in this borough where he had been engaged in the drug business up to July, 1892, when he sold out and moved to Elmira, NY.  His business there was not successful, and about a year ago he returned here in poor health and he continued to rapidly decline.  The funeral was held in St. Paul’s church last Friday afternoon, the service being read by the rector, Rev. William Heakes.  The members of the Tyoga Lodge I. O. O. F. the Encampment and Canton Keystone, of which organizations Mr. Roland was a member attended in a body, and the burial service of the Canton was read at the grave.  Mr. Roland was a warm hearted genial man.  His cheery manner won him many friends and his calm endurance of his long and painful sickness was quite remarkable. He leaves a widow and two children also two sisters--Mrs. William Benjamin and Mrs. Peter Shumway--and a brother, Mr. Frank Roland, of Delmar.  (Tuesday, March 20 and 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Jane Wetter
Mrs. Robert Wetter died at Barnsley, England, on the 1st instant of bronchitis, at the age of 70 years.  Her maiden name was Jane Penvose.  Mr. and Mrs. Wetter left this borough last September for their old home in England, expecting to spend their declining years in ease and comfort.  Mr. Wetter has also been seriously sick since his wife’s death.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

George W. Ingham
Dr. George W. Ingham died suddenly at his home in Elkland, NY, last Monday, at the age of 67 years.  He practiced medicine in this county for a number of years.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. E. F. Baldwin
Mr. E. F. Baldwin, of Elkland, a well-known citizen and a prominent G. A. R. man, died last Friday, of pneumonia.  Mr. Baldwin came to Elkland about eight years ago from Montrose, and he had been employed in the toy factory.  The remains were taken to Susquehanna county for burial.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

John Scanlin
At Olmsville, Pa., March 17, 1895, John, son of Mr. and Mrs. P. H. Scanlin, aged 15 years.  (Tuesday, March 20, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Joseph Falkner
Osceola, March 28.--The late Joseph Falkner died last Saturday.  The burial was in Fairview cemetery, Rev. L. K. Libby, pastor of the Methodist church, officiating at the funeral.  Mr. Falkner was 67 years of age, and spent his entire life on the farm on which he died.  (Tuesday, March 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Henry S. Fick
Mr. Henry S. Fick, a well known citizen of Covington borough, died last Wednesday at the age of 60 years.  (Tuesday, March 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Alfred W. Congdon
Mr. Alfred W. Congdon died at his home in East Brainerd, Minn., on the 15th instant of apoplexy.  He was nearly 77 years of age.  Mr. Congdon lived at Nelson in this county many years ago being a brother of Mr. B. D. Congdon.  (Tuesday, March 27, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. J. B. Redfield, Sr.
Mrs. J. B. Redfield, Sr., died very suddenly last Wednesday at her home in Farmington.  The funeral was held at Nelson on Friday.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Barbara Logan
Mrs. Barbara Logan, widow of Mr. Robert Logan, died at her home in Blossburg on the 23d ultimo, after a long sickness.  She was 73 years of age.  She was the mother of eight sons and six daughters, 10 of the children surviving her.  Mrs. Logan was a woman of lovely character and great intelligence.  The funeral was held last week Tuesday, the service being conducted by Rev. Mr. Bond, assisted by Rev. Mr. Mathews, of Blossburg, and Rev. Mr. Woodward, of Covington.  The six sons tenderly bore the remains of their honored mother to the grave.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Alanson K. Knowlton
Mr. Alanson K. Knowlton, of Gaines township, died last Sunday in his 70th year.  His illness was a long and painful one.  A widow, one son and two daughters survive him.  He and his wife came from Broome county, NY, to Gaines township 40 years ago, and he resided there the rest of his days.  He was a member of the Free Baptist Church, a kind husband and father, a good neighbor and a genial companion.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Philip Quinlan
At Fall Brook, Pa., March 25, 1895, Philip Quinlan, in the 65th (or 68th) year of his age.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mrs. Betsey Schoonover
In Deerfield, Pa., March 22, 1895, Betsey, widow of Benjamin Schoonover, aged 69 years.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Miss Sarah Skelly
In Covington, Pa., March 22, 1895, Sarah, daughter of Mr. Matthew Skelly.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Mr. Pliny Whitteker
In Richmond, Pa., March 26, 1895, Mr. Pliny Whitteker, aged over 70 years.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Victor Hugo
The body of Victor Hugo who died on May 22, 1885 was placed in the Pantheon at Paris on Wednesday.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Elisha Smith Thomas
Elisha Smith Thomas, Protestant Episcopal Bishop of Kansas, died on March 9th, at his home in Salina, Kan.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Adam Bafleau Grant
Brig Gen. Adam Bafleau Grant’s biographer died at Ridgewood, NJ, the other day of apoplexy, aged 63 years.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Philip St. George Cook
Gen. Philip St. George Cook, the famous cavalry leader and author died in Detroit, Mich., a few days ago, aged 85 years.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

J. C. Hall
J. C. Hall died at Battle Creek, Mich., on March 22d.  He served under Admiral Porter during the war and was commander of the gunboat Callicothe of the Mississippi squadron.  (Tuesday, April 3, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

Felice Valdano
Yesterday the remains of Felice Valdano, an Italian woodsman, who was killed on Saturday evening near Cammal, were brought here for interment in the Roman Catholic cemetery.  It seems that Valdano was riding in a box-car with 19 of her workmen coming down the Black Forest railway, when the car jumped the track and was upset and he was crushed under it and instantly killed.  He was about 30 years of age.  He had no relatives in this country.  Four other workmen were injured, but we learn that they will likely to recover.  (Tuesday, April 10, 1895, The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)
 

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