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William Henry Lester

William Henry Lester

Male 1848 - 1904  (~ 56 years)


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  • Name William Henry Lester  [1
    Born Mar 1848  Boylston, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 May 1904 
    Age ~ 56 years 
    Person ID I43756  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Lewis Lester,   b. Abt 1817, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1904  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Lucy Unknown,   b. Abt 1823,   d. 23 Mar 1908  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F19513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Anna Melissa Dingman,   b. 6 Feb 1862, Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1929, Orwell, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 2x1. Grace A. Lester,   b. 3 May 1883, Orwell, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1955, Central Square, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
    Married: 4x2. William Rozelle Lester,   b. 10 Sep 1877, Ellisburgh, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Orwell, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F16412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, May 25, 1904 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Orwell - William Lester Sr., died, May 15, of consumption. The funeral was held, Wednesday.

      Newspaper Article - Wednesday, May 25, 1904 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Vorea - The funeral of William Lester who died Sunday, was held at his late home Tuesday, Rev. W. J. Cross of Orwell officiating. Burial was made in Evergreen cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2406] New York, County Marriages, 1847-1849; 1907-1936, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2016;).