Mercy Etta Stewart

Mercy Etta Stewart

Female 1827 - 1884  (57 years)

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  • Name Mercy Etta Stewart  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 1827  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Died 22 Oct 1884  Ellisburg, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age 57 years 
    Buried Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I44668  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Ancestors Phineas Stewart Married: 5x5x ,   b. 8 Oct 1794, Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1898, Howell, Livingston, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 103 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Irena Rena Burchard Married: 2x2x ,   b. 1797, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1857, Livingston, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 14 Sep 1817  Pownal, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F2403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Zerah Zara Vanwormer Married: 2x2x ,   b. Abt 1823, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1897, Mannsville, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married Albany, Dutch Ref Church, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Austin A Vanwormer,   b. 1844,   d. 8 Sep 1874  (Age 30 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Arthur J. Vanwormer,   b. Abt 1862, Mannsville, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1928, Rome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Sarah A Vanwormer,   b. Between 1 Jun 1848 and 28 Jul 1849, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Married: 2x4. Winford J. Vanwormer Married: 2x2x ,   b. Aug 1859, Jefferson Co, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1938  (Age ~ 79 years)  [natural]
     5. Laura Etta Vanwormer  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F16815  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday, September 2, 1884 Jefferson County Journal - Adams, New York - Mannsville - Mrs. Zera VanWormer is very low and not expected to live.

      Newspaper Obituary - October 28, 1884 Jefferson County Journal - Daughter of Phineas Stewart, wife of Zerah Van Wormer, mother of Austin, who predeceased her in the service of his country. Surviving besides her husband are two sons and a daughter.

      Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday, October 28, 1884 Jefferson County Journal - Adams, New York - The funeral of Mrs. Zerah VanWormer was held at the M. E. Church last Friday conducted by Rev. J. H. Walton. The deceased was the daughter of Phineas Stewart, an early settler of this region, who moved west twenty-five years ago and became prosperous and wealthy. Her disease was lingering and her sufferings intense as she neard the change. Many years ago she joined the M. E. Church and during the last illness received the convenants and died with Christian fortitude and resignation. Mr. VanWormer was her constant attendant, and spent many moths of almost sleepless days and nights inallevatiating her sufferings. The deceased was on terms of friendship, peace and good will with her neighbors and lived happy and content while enjoing the sweets of home life, the society of her children and the love of her ever faithful companion. She lost one son, a pensioner of the rebellion who died from diseased contracted in the service oh his country, the late Austin VanWormer, of Adams, late Co. E. 10th. N. Y. Heavy Artillery, and leaves two sons, one daughter and her husband as the survivors of the family in this place. She was buried at Maplewood, aged about 63 years.

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      Record for Phineas Stewart Stuart
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