Esther Melissa Stewart

Female 1837 - 1920  (83 years)


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  • Name Esther Melissa Stewart  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Born 10 Mar 1837  Sandy Creek, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Nov 1920  Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I11424  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Draper Henry Stewart,   b. 6 Apr 1808, Petersburg, Rensselaer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1897, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Mary Look,   b. 1820, Petersburg, Rensselaer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1834 
    Family ID F4211  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Henry Wood,   b. 1831, Richland Township, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1901  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Lewis Stewart Wood,   b. 14 Sep 1865, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1943, Richland NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Reuben Wood,   b. Abt 1856, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1913  (Age ~ 57 years)  [natural]  [unknown]
     3. Thomas Wood,   b. 1862,   d. 1863  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F5068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ancestors Wesley John Sheley,   b. May 1836, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1920, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1907  Altmar, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F3758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - November 11, 1920 Sandy Creek News - Mrs. Esther Stewart Sheeley - Mrs. Esther Stewart Sheeley passed away Friday afternoon, following an illness of several months, at the residence of her sister, Mrs. Sarah Brown, No. 19 North street, Pulaski, where she had made her home some time. She was born March 10, 1837, Sandy Creek and many years ago resided on a farm near Pulaski. Mrs. Sheeley married as her first husband the late Henry Wood and two sons survive from this union, Reuben and Louis. A brother, Thomas R. Stewart, lives in Lincoln avenue, Pulaski and many other relatives survive. Funeral services were held from the hous Sunday at 1:30 p. m. The body was taken to Richland for burial.

      Vitals - November 6, 1920 - Esther Melissa Sheely, age 83 years, 8 months, 25 days. Date of birth March 10, 1837, born in Sandy Creek, New York. Sex, female; race, white; widowed; occupation, not listed. Name of husband, Wesley Sheely. Name of father, Draper Stewart, born in Petersburg, New York. Name of mother, Mary Look, born in Petersburg, New York. Informant, Amy E. Stewart, Pulaski, New York. Cause of death, cerebral hemorrhage. Signed by F. W. Crocker, M.D., November 6, 1920, Pulaski, New York. Place of burial, Richland, New York, November 7, 1920. Undertaker, S. J. Hewitt, Pulaski, New York.

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    4. Details: Year: 1880; Census Place: Richland, Oswego, New York; Roll: 915; Family History Film: 1254915; Page: 71D; Enumeration District: 262; Image: 0144. Citation Text: Birth date: abt 1837 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1880 Residence place: Richland, Oswego, New York, United States.

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      Birth date: abt 1837 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1880 Residence place: Richland, Oswego, New York, United States

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      Record for Draper Henry Stewart

    12. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Draper Stewart