Clayton Henry Yerdon

Male 1908 - 1989  (81 years)


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  • Name Clayton Henry Yerdon 
    Born 22 Jul 1908  Redfield, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Dec 1989  Redfield, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Greenboro Cemetery, Redfield, Oswego Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24977  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Arthur James Yerden,   b. 14 Feb 1870, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1937, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Clarinda Castor,   b. 16 Apr 1872, Vinton, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1935, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 28 Apr 1898  Orwell, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Ackley School record records marriage.
    Family ID F12037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Erma May Mead,   b. 10 Jan 1912, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 2007, Sandy Creek Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1932 
    Notes 
    • Married by Rev. Walter S. Dobbie, Eva Yerden Broadhuhn was her matron of honor, Willard Broadhuhn, best man. (Vina Yerden scrapbook)
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Perry Arthur Yerdon,   b. 10 Mar 1937, Syracuse, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 2009, Redfield, Oswego, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Suzanne Marie Yerdon
    Married: 1x3. Thomas Clayton Yerdon,   b. 5 Mar 1934, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 2016, Redfield, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Moses Yerdon,   b. 13 Dec 1834, Minden Township, Montgomery County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1908, Redfield,Oswego,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F8861  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • CLAYTON H. YERDON, STRICKEN AT HOME, DIES Show Details
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - December 22, 1989Browse Issues

      Clayton H. Yerdon, 81, Creekside Apartments, formerly of Redfield, died at 11:59 a.m. Thursday at the emergency room of Mercy Hospital, where he was admitted after being stricken at home.

      The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Summerville Funeral Home, with the Rev. Virgil H. Hager, pastor of the Sandy Creek First Baptist Church, officiating. Spring burial will be in Greenboro Cemetery, Redfield.

      Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

      He is survived by his wife, Erma; two sons, Thomas and Perry, both of Redfield; a daughter, Mrs. Roger (Suzanne) Leddy, Philadelphia; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Eva Broadhuhn, Redfield; several nieces and nephews.

      Two brothers and a sister died before him.

      Born in Redfield on July 22, 1980, the son of Arthur and Clara Castor Yerdon, he was educated in Redfield schools and was married to Erma Mead on June 18, 1932, in the Sandy Creek United Methodist Church.

      Mr. Yerdon lived in Syracuse for 20 years, where he was employed by the Mohawk Coffee Co. He then moved to Redfield, and worked as a truck driver for the Blount Lumber Co., Lacona, retiring in 1974. He moved to the Creekside Apts. three years ago.

      Mr. Yerdon was a member of the Mad River Club, Boylston.

      Obituary--Jan 1990: Mr. Clayton Yerdon, 81, of Creekside Apartments, Sandy Creek, died Thursday, Dec. 21 in Mercy Hospital, a native of Redfield, Mr. Yerdon also lived in Syracuse before moving to Sandy Creek three years ago. He retired in 1974 as a truck driver from Blount Lumber Co., Lacona. Mr. Yerdon was a member of the Mad River Club. Surviving are his wife, the former Erma Mead; two sons, Thomas and Perry, both of Redfield, a daughter Suzanne Leddy of Philadelphia, NY a sister Eva Broadhurst of Redfield, six grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Services were held at the Summerville Funeral Home, Sandy Creek, the Rev. Dr. Virgil Hager, pastor of the Sandy Creek Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in the Greenboro Cemetery, Redfield. Contributions may be made to the Northern Oswego County Ambulance Corps, Box 113, Pulaski.
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      Clayton attended Redfield Schools. He was an Employee of the Mohawk Coffee Company for 20 years while living in Syracuse, NY. He later returned to Redfield where he obtained local employment with the Blount Lumber Company, retiring in 1974. He and Erma moved to Sandy Creek in 1986. He was a member of the Mad River Club.

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Footnote: Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 6, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Mar 22, 2001, Internal Ref. #1.111.6.9013.130 Footnote: Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 6, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Mar 21, 2001, Internal Ref. #1.112.6.126909.48 Footnote: Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 6, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Mar 21, 2001, Internal Ref. #1.112.6.126909.48.

    2. [S535] Social Security Death Index, From Rootsweb's SSDI.
      CLAYTON H YERDON Born 22 Jul 1908, Died 21 Dec 1989, SSN 074-09-0689, Issued in New York