The Steuben Courier, Bath, NY

Transcribed & Submitted By: PHGS Member Jean Kay Morse

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The Steuben Courier, Bath, NY; Friday, 06 Dec 1935, pg 2, col 2

Surrogate’s Court, Judge John C. Wheeler, Presiding

In Surrogate’s Court here Monday Judge John C. Wheeler Admitted for probate these wills.

William H. Jamison, Canisteo, $1,500 realty, $500 personalty, willed to his widow and executrix, Ada L. Jamison.

Emmet F. Stone, Pulteney, $6,000 realty, more than $3,000 personalty; willed equally to a son, James Stone; daughters, Dorothy Cole, Clara Stone, Janie Lewis, Chester Smith and L. S. Stone are Executors.

Descendants of James D. Stone - 8 Nov 2002

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FIRST GENERATION

1. James D. Stone was born in 1826 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York. He was a Farmer (1860); Farmer & sheep breeder & dealer between 1860 and 1865 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 He appeared on the census on June 17, 1865 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: Town of Pulteney, Steuben Co NY; 17 Jun 1865, pg 14, line 28

Stone, James I?. aged 39yrs; male, b. Steuben Co NY; 1st marriage, occ farmer, native, landowner He died in 1905. He was buried in Pulteney_Thomas Cem, South Pulteney, Steuben, New York. Census: 06 Jul 1860, South Pulteney, Pulteney town, Steuben, NY; pg 30, line 36,age 37yrs

He was married to Hannah Jane Harwood "Jane" (daughter of John Harwood and Martha H. ( ) Harwood) on January 24, 1850. Hannah Jane Harwood "Jane" was born in 1829 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York. She was a Housekeeper in 1860. She appeared on the census on June 17, 1865 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: Town of Pulteney, Steuben Co NY; 17 Jun 1865, pg 14, line 29

Stone, Jane, aged 34yrs; female, wife, b. Steuben Co NY; had 4-children; 1st marriage She died in 1906. She was buried in Pulteney_Thomas Cem, South Pulteney, Steuben, New York. Census: 06 Jul 1860, South Pulteney, Pulteney town, Steuben, NY; pg 30, line 37, age 30yrs James D. Stone and Hannah Jane Harwood "Jane" had the following children:

2 i. George Stone was born about 1851 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York. He was a Student (1860); Steam fitting business in 1860 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 He appeared on the census on June 17, 1865 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: Town of Pulteney, Steuben Co NY; 17 Jun 1865, pg 14, line 30

Stone, George E. , aged 14yrs; male, child, b. Steuben Co NY; single Census: 06 Jul 1860, South Pulteney, Pulteney town, Steuben Co NY; pg 30, line 38, age 9yrs

+3 ii. Emmett Francis Stone "Francis" (born in 1854).

+4 iii. Florence Stone "Flora" (born about 1857).

+5 iv. Sarah Stone "Satie" (born about May 1860).

SECOND GENERATION

3. Emmett Francis Stone "Francis" (James D.-1) was born in 1854 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York. He was a Student (1860); Farmer in 1860. He appeared on the census on June 17, 1865 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: Town of Pulteney, Steuben Co NY; 17 Jun 1865, pg 14, line 31,

Stone, Francis E. aged 11yrs; male, child, b. Steuben Co NY; single He died in 1935.2 He was buried in Pulteney_Thomas Cem, South Pulteney, Steuben, New York. Census: 06 Jul 1860, South Pulteney, Pulteney town, Steuben, NY; pg 30, line 39, age 6yrs

The Steuben Courier, Bath, NY; Friday, 06 Dec 1935, pg 2, col 2

Surrogate's Court, Judge John C. Wheeler, Presiding

In Surrogate's Court here Monday Judge John C. Wheeler Admitted for probate these wills.

Emmet F. Stone, Pulteney, $6,000 realty, more than $3,000 personalty; willed equally to a son, James Stone; daughters, Dorothy Cole, Clara Stone, Janie Lewis, Chester Smith and L. S. Stone are Executors.
 
 

He was married to Belle Baker before 1892. Belle Baker was born in 1868 in , , United States. She died in 1926. She was buried in Pulteney_Thomas Cem, South Pulteney, Steuben, New York. Emmett Francis Stone "Francis" and Belle Baker had the following children:

+6 i. Janie G. Stone (born in 1892).

+7 ii. James D. Stone (born in 1894).

+8 iii. Dorothy Stone (born on August 19, 1897).

9 iv. Clara H. Stone was living on December 6, 1935.3 She was living on August 15, 1972.4 Note: address was unavailable at the time of her mother's death, 15 Aug 1972 She was born unknown.

4. Florence Stone "Flora" (James D.-1) was born about 1857 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York. Census: 06 Jul 1860, South Pulteney, Pulteney town, Steuben, NY; pg 30, line 40, age 3yrs

She was married to Charles Hill before 1894. Charles Hill was born ROUGHLY 1864 in , , United States. Florence Stone "Flora" and Charles Hill had the following children:

+10 i. Bert H. Hill (born about 1894).

5. Sarah Stone "Satie" (James D.-1) was born about May 1860 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.1 She appeared on the census on June 17, 1865 in Pulteney town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: Town of Pulteney, Steuben Co NY; 17 Jun 1865, pg 14, line 33

Stone, Sarah, aged 5yrs; female, child b. Steuben Co NY; single Census: 06 Jul 1860, South Pulteney, Pulteney town, Steuben, NY; pg 31, line 1; age 2/12yr

She was married to John T. McConnell before 1889. John T. McConnell was born in , , United States. Sarah Stone "Satie" and John T. McConnell had the following children:

+11 i. Mabel McConnell (born about 1889).

THIRD GENERATION

6. Janie G. Stone (Emmett Francis-2, James D.-1) was born in 1892 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 She was a Teacher in 1916. She was living on December 6, 1935.3 She died on August 15, 1972 in Niagara Lutheran Nursing Home, Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York.6 She was buried in Prattsburgh_Rural Cem, Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.7 Lewis, Janie Stone, b. 1892 d. 1972 Witness: Laura Wilbur & James D. Stone, 06 Sep 1916 (MR); LI: 06 Sep 1916, Pulteney, Steuben, NY

Obit: Leader, Corning, NY 16 Aug 1972, pg 14, col 2, Mrs. Laurence Lewis

LI: formerly of Prattsburgh, Steuben, NY

Note: she married to Laurence Lewis, who died several years ago.

Note: she was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Prattsburg, & member of the Bennett Chapter 504, OES of Prattsburg

Surv: her daughter, Mrs. Nicholas Paddock of East Aurora; 2-sisters, Mrs Clara H. Stone, address unavailable, and Mrs. Dorothy Cole of Pulteney; 3-grandchildren; a great-grandchild

Note: calling hours & funeral held at Bottoni Funeral Home; the Rev. Dean Bembower officiating.

Burial: Prattsburg Rural Cemetery.
 
 

She was married to Laurence S. Lewis (son of William C. Lewis "Will" and Cora Stickney) on September 6, 1916 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 Note: married by Rev. Willard H. French, minister Laurence S. Lewis was born on October 25, 1892 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.5,8 He appeared on the census on June 1, 1905 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.1 Census: 01 Jun 1905, 1st Prattsburgh, Steuben Co NY; pg 21, line 14, son, white, male, aged 12yrs; b. US; citz; occ at school He was an At School on June 1, 1905 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.1 He was a Farmer in 1916. He died in 1952. He was buried in Prattsburgh_Rural Cem, Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.7 Lewis, Laurence S. b. 1892 d. 1952 LI: 06 Sep 1916, Prattsburgh, Steuben, NY; Witness: Laura Wilbur & James D. Stone, 06 Sep 1916 (MR) Janie G. Stone and Laurence S. Lewis had the following children:

12 i. Robert Stone Lewis was born in 1921. He died in 1934. He was buried in Prattsburgh_Rural Cem, Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.7 Lewis, Robert Stone, b. 1921 d. 1934

+13 ii. {female} Lewis (born unknown).

7. James D. Stone (Emmett Francis-2, James D.-1) was born in 1894 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 He was a Farmer in 1917. He was living on December 6, 1935.3 He died in 1964. He was buried in Pulteney_Thomas Cem, South Pulteney, Steuben, New York. Witness: William Culbney? or Mertie M. Coons, 15 Aug 1917; LI: 15 Aug 1917, Pulteney, Steuben, NY

He was married to Florence M. Roff (daughter of William H. Roff and Carrie VanGelder) on August 15, 1917 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 by A. B. Scofield, minister Florence M. Roff was born about 1892 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 She was a Teacher in 1917. LI: 15 Aug 1917, Pulteney, Steuben, NY (MR); Witness: William Culbney? or Mertie M. Coons, 15 Aug 1917 James D. Stone and Florence M. Roff had the following children:

14 i. Carolyn Stone. Yates Co Geneological & Historical Society, Penn Yan, NY

8. Dorothy Stone (Emmett Francis-2, James D.-1) was born on August 19, 1897 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.5,6 Note: could have been born 09 Aug 1902 at Pulteney, Steuben, NY She was a Teacher in 1934. She was living on December 6, 1935.3 She was living on August 15, 1972 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.4 She died on March 11, 2000 in IDM Hospital, Urbana, Steuben, New York.6 She was buried in Pulteney_Glenview Cem, Pulteney, Steuben, New York.6 LI: 1 Dec 1934, 93 Maple St, Hornell, Steuben, NY; Witness: 1 Dec 1934, Mary F. & W. Harold Davis, 93 Maple St, Hornell, NY (MR)

Obit: The Leader, Corning, NY; 12 Mar 2000, pg 2C, Col 1, Dorothy S. Cole

LI: of Cross St, Pulteney, Steuben, NY

Note: helped revive & was a long time president of the Pulteney free library; a volunteer at the Davenport Hospital for 16 yrs, a member & former elder of the Pulteney Presbyterian Church,

Occ: was the principal of the Pulteney School in the 1920's. Retired in 1968 after 48 yrs of teaching from Hammondsport Central School where she taught 4th grade.

Surv: a daughter & son; a grandson, David Preston Cole of MN

Note: not mentioned in her obit were, her parents, brothers or sisters.

Note: a memorial service will be held in the spring at the Pulteney Presbyterian Church.

Burial: Glenview Cem, Pulteney, NY

Donations: to the Pulteney Presbyterian Church, Pulteney Free Library, Pulteney Fire Co or Ambulance Corp or the Hammondsport Central School Scholarship fund.

Arrangements: by the LaMarche Funeral Home, Hammondsport, NY

Obit: The Leader, Corning, NY; 13 Mar 2000, pg 2C, Col 2, Dorothy S. Cole

Obit: Steuben Courier-Advocate, Bath, NY, 19 Mar 2000, pg 18, col 3

She was married to David A. Cole (son of Harry L. Cole and Florence E. Coryell) before December 6, 1935. David A. Cole was born on March 4, 1904 in Hammondsport, Steuben, New York.5 He was a Vineyardist in 1934. He died in 1963.9 Witness: 1 Dec 1934, Mary F & W. Harold Davis, 93 Maple St, Hornell, NY (MR)

LI: 01 Dec 1934, RFD, Pulteney, Steuben, NY Dorothy Stone and David A. Cole had the following children:

+15 i. James David Cole {Vietnam} (born about 1940).

16 ii. Nancy S. Cole was living on March 11, 2000 in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia.10 She was born born.

10. Bert H. Hill (Florence Stone "Flora"-2, James D.-1) was born about 1894 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 He was a Farmer in 1915. LI: 16 Jun 1915, Pulteney, Steuben, NY

Witness: Della Drumm & James Drumm, 16 Jun 1915 (MR)

He was married to Mildred Moon (daughter of John F. Moon and Jemima McCormick) on June 16, 1915 in Prattsburgh, Steuben, New York.5 by Elmer J. Stuart, clergyman Mildred Moon was born about 1895 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 She was a Housewife in 1915. Witness: Della Drumm & James Drumm, 16 Jun 1915 (MR)

LI: 16 Jun 1915, Pulteney, Steuben, NY Bert H. Hill and Mildred Moon had the following children:

+17 i. Preston J. Hill "Pret" (born on January 3, 1920).

18 ii. Charles Hill died before February 1, 1994.

11. Mabel McConnell (Sarah Stone "Satie"-2, James D.-1) was born about 1889 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 She was a Housewife in 1911.

She was married to Herbert W. Brown (son of Josiah W. Brown and Lucy ? Newman) on April 5, 1911 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 by Joseph Clarke, Clergyman Herbert W. Brown was born about 1882 in Pulteney, Steuben, New York.5 He was a Laborer in 1911. Note: Living 08 Feb 1911; witness at wedding of brother, Joseph A. Brown, with Birtie Brown.

SOURCES

1. Steuben County Census Records, Bath, New York.

2. Newspaper.

3. Probate of Will from Surrogate's Court.

4. Sister's Obituary.

5. Steuben County Marriage Records, Bath, Steuben, NY.

6. Death Notice.

7. Steuben County Cemetery Records, Bath, New York.

8. Edited by William Henry Wright & Gertrude Wright Ketcham. Who are descendants of Samuel Wright (1722-1789) of Lenox, MA with Lineage back to Thomas Wright (1620-1670) of Wethersfield, CT (Emigrated 1640) & showing a direct line to John Wright, Lord of Kelvedon Hall, Essex, England.

9. Wife's obituary.

  1. Mother's Obituary.
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Mary E. Folsom, Hammondsport, $1,200 realty, $100 personalty, willed to her son and executor, Arthur L. Folsom.

Descendants of Frank B. Folsom - 8 Nov 2002

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FIRST GENERATION

1. Frank B. Folsom was born about 1858 in , , United States.1 He was a Day Laborer on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 He appeared on the census on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: 01 Jun 1905 1st E.D. Hammondsport village, Urbana Town, Steuben Co NY;, pg 8, line 29, head, white, male, aged 47yrs; b. US; citz; occ day laborer He died dead.

He was married to Mary E. Hennisway before 1891. Mary E. Hennisway was born about 1860 in , , United States.1 She was a Housework on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 She appeared on the census on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: 01 Jun 1905 1st E.D. Hammondsport village, Urbana Town, Steuben Co NY;, pg 8, line 30, wife, white, female, aged 45yrs; b. US; citz; occ housework She died in 1935. The Steuben Courier, Bath, NY; Friday, 06 Dec 1935, pg 2, col 2

Surrogate's Court, Judge John C. Wheeler, Presiding

In Surrogate's Court here Monday Judge John C. Wheeler Admitted for probate these wills.

Mary E. Folsom, Hammondsport, $1,200 realty, $100 personalty, willed to her son and executor, Arthur L. Folsom. Frank B. Folsom and Mary E. Hennisway had the following children:

2 i. Clarence W. Folsom {U.S. Navy - 1905} was born about 1886 in , , United States.1 He was an U.S. Navy on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 He appeared on the census on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: 01 Jun 1905 1st E.D. Hammondsport village, Urbana Town, Steuben Co NY;, pg 8, line 31, son, white, male, aged 19yrs; b. US; citz; occ US Navy

+3 ii. Adda Marion Folsom "Addie" (born about 1891).

+4 iii. Arthur Leon Folsom (born about 1893).

SECOND GENERATION

3. Adda Marion Folsom "Addie" (Frank B.-1) was born about 1891 in Rheims, Urbana town, Steuben, New York.2 She was an At School on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 She appeared on the census on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: 01 Jun 1905 1st E.D. Hammondsport village, Urbana Town, Steuben Co NY;, pg 8, line 32, Addie M., daughter, white, female, aged 14yrs; b. US; citz; occ at school (9) She was a Housekeeper in 1908. LI: 15 Jul 1908, Hammondsport, Steuben, NY (MR)

Witness: J. A. Wildman & Frank B. Folsom, 15 Jul 1908 (MR)

She was married to Francis Alemis Wildman (son of John A. Wildman and Mary E. Veeley) on July 15, 1908 in Hammondsport, Steuben, New York. by H. L. Guss, minister Francis Alemis Wildman was born about 1882 in Jerusalem, Yates, New York.2 He was an Assembler (1908). Witness: J. A. Wildman & Frank B. Folsom, 15 Jul 1908

LI: 15 Jul 1908, Hammondsport, Steuben, NY (MR)

4. Arthur Leon Folsom (Frank B.-1) was born about 1893 in Rheims, Urbana town, Steuben, New York. He was an At School on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 He appeared on the census on June 1, 1905 in Davis Ave, Hammondsport Village, Urbana Town, Steuben, New York.1 Census: 01 Jun 1905 1st E.D. Hammondsport village, Urbana Town, Steuben Co NY;, pg 8, line 33, son, white, male, aged 12yrs; b. US; citz; occ at school (9) He was a Chieftime keeper in 1918. He was living in 1935.3 LI: 02 Feb 1928, Hammondsport, Steuben, NY (MR); Witness: 02 Feb1928, Linnie Gertrude Comstock & Frances Kelly

The Steuben Courier, Bath, NY; Friday, 06 Dec 1935, pg 2, col 2

Surrogate's Court, Judge John C. Wheeler, Presiding

In Surrogate's Court here Monday Judge John C. Wheeler Admitted for probate these wills.

Mary E. Folsom, Hammondsport, $1,200 realty, $100 personalty, willed to her son and executor, Arthur L. Folsom.

He was married to Hazel Margaret Griffin (daughter of John J. Griffin and Margaret A. Wiseman) on February 2, 1918 in Corning, Steuben, New York. by Arthur C. Smith, clergyman Hazel Margaret Griffin was born about 1892 in Salamanca, Cattaraugus, New York.2 She was a Stenographer in 1918. Witness: 02Feb1918, Linnie Gertrude Comstock & Frances Kelly; LI: 02 Feb 1918, Corning, Steuben, NY (MR)

SOURCES

1. Steuben County Census Records, Bath, New York.

2. Steuben County Marriage Records, Bath, Steuben, NY.

3. Probate of Will from Surrogate's Court.
 

Alida C. Waters, Avoca, $1,800 realty, $7,000 personalty, willed to her son and executor, Charles R. Waters.

George H. Skinner, Prattsburg, $2,000 realty, $2,000 personality, willed to his widow and executrix, Lulu G. Skinner, Mary P. Watkins, Corning, $3,000 realty, $1,000 personality; willed to her husband, Augustus Watkins, and a daughter, who is executrix, Mabel L. Robinson.

Stewart J. Owen, Sr., Corning $5,000 personality; willed to a son, William Owen; several grandchildren and another son who is executor, Stewart J. Owen, Jr.

Emma J. Odle, Addison, $500 realty, $1,000 personalty, willed $1,000 personality, willed $1,000 to a sister who is executrix, Mary I. Carpenter; $300 to a brother, William J. Harrison; residue equally to several nieces and nephews.

Administrative matters:

Mary E. Flood, Corning, $335 personality, inherited by a son, William; daughter, Helen, Anna and Florence Flood, and the husband and administrator, Peter H. Flood.

Louis G. Shoultice, Cohocton, $1,000 realty, $1,000 personality, inherited by his widow, Rose Shoultice; sons, Amel and Leonard, and daughters, Mabel and Dora Shoultice, Rose and Amel Shoultice are administrators.

Emma C. Bartlett, Cohocton, $1,500 realty, $500 personality, inherited by a daughter, Lenna Martin, and the husband and administrator, William J. Bartlett

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