Stewarts of New York

Peter Horr

Male 1848 - 1910  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Peter Horr  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born May 1848  Herkimer County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jun 1910  Phoenix, Oswego Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15042  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Adam Horr,   b. 1817, Herkimer County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1898, Phoenix, Oswego Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Matilda Burdick,   b. Feb 1826, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1902, Phoenix, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1847 
    Family ID F3170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Cora L. Becker,   b. 1 Apr 1858, Schroeppel, Oswego Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1910, Phoenix, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 1879  [5, 7
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Homer Horr,   b. 21 Mar 1889, Phoenix, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1946  (Age 57 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F4806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday, June 28, 1910 Oswego Palladium Times - A Record Of Tragedies - Recalled by the Suicide of Peter Horr, Jr., in Phoenix. - Phoenix, June 28 - A strange record of family tragedies culminated here Saturday when Peter Horr Jr., aged sixty two, committed suicide by taking paris green. April 1st, Mr. Horr's wife dropped dead in the street. One year ago her brother, George Becker, committed suicide under almost the same circumstances as Mr. Horr, by taking paris green. He was found dead in a cemetery. Last Summer, I. Kent, a cousin of Mrs. Horr, took laudanum. The member of the family who took his life Saturday had been employed in local paper mills, but had lost his job. he leaves one son, Homer Horr, of Phoenix. The funeral was held yesterday.

      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, June 20, 1910 Madison County Leader - Morrisville, New York - Peter Horr, Jr., a well known resident of Phoenix, committed suicide Friday by taking paris green. On April 1st his wife dropped dead in the street. A year ago his brother ended his troubles by swallowing a large dose of paris green in a cemetery. Last summer his wife's cousin commited suicide with laudanum.
      Peter died from a broken heart! He committed suicide a few months after his wife's death. She died at age 54. He ended his life 2 months later at age 61.

  • Sources 
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    2. [S67] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations,Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and R;), Year: 1870; Census Place: Schroeppel, Oswego, New York; Roll:M593_1074; Page: 503B; Image: 309; Family History Library Film: 552573.

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