Chester Conant

Male 1802 - 1886  (~ 84 years)


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  • Name Chester Conant 
    Born Apr 1802  Litchfield Herkimer New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jun 1886 
    Age ~ 84 years 
    Person ID I39177  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Lucy Ann Adsit,   b. 1812,   d. 1889  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Margaret Conant,   b. 1841,   d. 17 May 1899  (Age 58 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Sarah Jane Conant,   b. 1847,   d. 22 May 1898  (Age 51 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Addie Conant,   b. 1845,   d. 1 May 1913  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Eliza Conant,   d. 12 Dec 1905  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F14568  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, June 10, 1886 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Died - In Mexico, May 31, 1886, Chester Conant, aged 82 years and 4 months. Mr. Conant, the last of a family of nine, was born in Litchfield, Herkimer County, in April, 1802. At the age of thirteen he removed to Lorraine, Jefferson County. In his early manhood he was married to Miss Mary Potter. To them were born for children, but both mother and children were removed by death On Thanksgiving Day, in 18_, he was married to Lucy Adsit, and to them were born five children, all of whom survive him. They are Mrs. George Clark, of Orwell, Mrs. Alpheus West, on the homestead in Mexico, Aaron Conant, Mrs. Augustus Learned, of Sandy Creek, and Mrs. Lyman Learned, of Mexico. He lived _7 years on the farm where he died. He was converted more than half a century ago, and was one of the pillars of the M. E. church in Holmesville. His daughter and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. West, have been indefatigable in their kind and loving care of him for years. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. C. E. Miller. Uncle Chester Conant will long be remembered by the people of South Richland and northern Mexico, but none will miss him more than his aged wife, who for more than half a century has walked by his side.