William Cyrus Orton

Male 1845 - 1922  (77 years)


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  • Name William Cyrus Orton  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 20 Jun 1845  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Aug 1922  Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16134  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Joseph Orton,   b. 24 Mar 1810, Williamstown, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1908, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Hannah Stewart,   b. 3 Sep 1812, Petersburg, Rensselaer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1880, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1831 
    Family ID F3688  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Mary E Lighthall,   b. 15 Jun 1846, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1909  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1867  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, April 2, 1868 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - March 30th, by Rev. M. V. Willson, Mr. William C. Orton, of Richland, and Miss Mary E. Lighthall, of Sandy Creek.
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Loren E Orton,   b. Mar 1869, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1919  (Age ~ 50 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Adeline J. Orton,   b. 3 Nov 1871, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1957  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Lydia May Orton,   b. 5 Jun 1880, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1957  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Minnie Belle Orton,   b. 25 Jan 1875, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1944  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F5160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - September 6, 1922 Pulaski Democrat - W. C. Orton - As the sun began to sink in the west, Thursday afternoon, Aug. 31st, the summons came to Mr. William Orton to lay down the cares and burdens of this life and come up higher to enter into the rest that is prepared for those who love and serve our God. Mr. Orton had been very sick several times during the summer, but has been spared until now. His wife died thirteen years ago and since that time he has been living alone except for a few months during the winter, when he has lived with his daughter. He was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church of Richland and for several years was class leader there. He was born in Williamstown, June 20, 1845. There are three daughters left to mourn his departure. Card of Thanks - We appreciate the kindness of our friends and neighbors and wish to thank them for their services during the illness and at the funeral of our dear father, Mr. William Orton. We thank them for the beautiful flowers and for the auto service, so otherwise assisted. Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Harmon, Mrs. Helen Orton, Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Hutchins, Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Hutchins.

      Vitals - August 31, 1922 - William Cyrus Orton, age 77 years, 2 months, 11 days. Date of birth June 20, 1845, born in Williamstown, New York. Sex, male; race, white; widowed; occupation, farmer. Name of wife, Mary Orton. Name of father, Joseph Orton, born in Williamstown, New York. Name of mother, Hannah Stewart, born in Connecticut. Informant, Minnie B. Hutchins, Pulaski, New York. Cause of death, obstruction of bowels, fecal. Signed by F. W. Crocker, M.D., September 2, 1922, Pulaski, New York. Place of burial, Richland, September 2, 1922. Undertaker, Foster & Dain, Pulaski, New York.

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