Leon John Taber

Male 1879 - 1945  (66 years)


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  • Name Leon John Taber 
    Born 8 Sep 1879  Hastings, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Oct 1945  Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age 66 years 
    Buried Pine Hill Cemetery, Throop, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Jonathan Taber,   b. Abt 1794, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Great Grandfather) 
    Sara Ann Tabor  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I31698  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Daniel N Taber,   b. Abt 1853, Perryvile, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1916, Conquest, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Lydia Marie Wilson,   b. Abt 1860, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1921, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Other Partners: Andrew Graham  m. Aft 1916  
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1875  [4
    Family ID F11761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lucy Ann Thompson,   b. Abt 1882, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1919, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married Abt 1900  [5
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Adabelle Taber,   b. 18 Aug 1906, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 2009, Dade City, Pasco, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years)  [natural]
    Elmer John Clark  m. 6 Sep 1924
     2. Clifford T Taber,   b. Abt 1908, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1961, Schenectady, Schenectady, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Clophas A Taber,   b. Abt 1914, Cato, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1973, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Helen Irene Taber,   b. Abt 1903, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1998, Montclair, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years)  [natural]
    Elmer W Titus  m. 25 Jun 1919
    Married: 1x5. Howard K Taber,   b. 18 Oct 1904, Lancaster, Erie, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1986, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Gertrude Chappel  m. 19 Dec 1935
    Married: 1x6. Lydia C Taber,   b. Abt 1901, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1943, Williamsville, Erie, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)  [natural]
    Robert Thomas Green  m. 29 Nov 1923
     7. Raymond M Taber,   b. Abt 1913, Cato, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1965, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x8. F.M. Taber  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F11759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Florence A Gifford,   b. Abt 1884, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1951, Auburn, Cayuga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Aft 1920  [2, 6
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F11737  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • Obituary:
      Leon J. Taber, Retired Machine Worker, Dies
      Leon J. Taber, retired machinist, died at his home, 131 Woodlawn Avenue, Tuesday morning. Although Mr. Taber had been in poor health for some time, death came suddenly from a heart condition.

      Born in Hastings, N.Y., Mr. Taber had resided in Auburn 30 years and before coming to this city had for a time lived in Port Byron. He was a member of Hardenburgh Lodge, 748, I.O.O.F. and St. Peter's Episcopal Church. For 35 years Mr. Taber was employed by McIntosh & Seymour firm and American Locomotive Company in this city.

      Mr. Taber is survived by his wife, Mrs. Florence Gifford Taber; six sons, Howard K. Taber of Auburn; Clifford T. Taber of Schenectady, Raymond and Clophas A. Taber of Auburn; Corp. Harrison H. Taber of the United States Army in Germany and Corp. Daniel E. Taber of the United States Army in Japan. Also six daughters, Mrs. Elmer Titus of Auburn, Mrs. Elmer Clark of Cayuga, also Mrs. Francis Chtison, Miss Betty Taber, Mrs. Daisy Taber, and Miss Bess A. Taber, all of Auburn; two brothers, Sylvenus Taber of Ohio and Lawrence Taber of Michigan; three sisters, Mrs. Rose Thompson of Utica, Mrs. Florence Foye of Putnam Bay, Ohio; and Mrs. Sadie Perkins of Auburn; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

      Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 131 Woodlawn Avenue, at the convenience of the family. Rev. Albert A. Chambers, rector of St. Peter's Episcopal Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Throop.
      [The Citizen-Advertiser (Auburn, NY) - October 30, 1945 - Page 5, Column 3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1357] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Name: Digital images. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, Provo, UT, 2005, (www.ancestry.com);), Registration Location: Auburn, Cayuga, New York (September 12, 1918).

    2. [S1350] Obituary, (Name: On-Line Database, Newspaper Collection, Old Fulton NY Post Cards, (http://www.fultonhistory.com);), The Citizen-Advertiser (Auburn, NY), October 30, 1945. Page 5, Column 3.

    3. [S1359] Pine Hill Cemetery, (Name: On-Line Database, Pine Hill Cemetery, Throop, Cayuga, NY Find-a-Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com);), Cemetery Transcription.

    4. [S1343] 1900 U.S. census, population schedule, (Name: Digital images. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, Provo, UT, 2004, (www.ancestry.com);), Albee, Saginaw, Michigan, ED 21 p. 7 (penned), B (stamped), dwelling 136, family 146, Daniel Taber. Image 14/19.

    5. [S1341] 1910 U.S. census, population schedule, (Name: Digital images. 1910 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, 2006, (www.ancestry.com);), Cato, Cayuga, New York, ED 36, p. 4 (penned), 192A (stamped), dwelling 55, family 64, John Taber. Image 6/15.

    6. [S1348] 1920 U.S. census, population schedule, (Name: Digital images. 1920 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, Provo, UT. 2002, (www.ancestry.com);), Auburn, Cayuga, New York, ED 15, p. 9 (penned), 24A (stamped), dwelling 196, family 198, Elmore Titus. Image 19/28.