Martha Ann Stewart

Female 1840 - 1902  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Martha Ann Stewart  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Jul 1840  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 Aug 1902  [4
    Age ~ 62 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Lieutenant Lt. William Steward,   b. 13 Feb 1710, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1754, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  (3 x Great Grandfather) 
    Mehitabel Gittings,   b. 1736  (Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I524  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Benjamin Stewart, Sr.,   b. 13 Sep 1806, Petersburg, Rensselaer, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1884, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Patience Look,   b. 1806, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1881  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F4214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors James William Lighthall,   b. Abt 1839, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1860  Sandy Creek, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, April 5, 1860 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Marriages - In this town on the 20th ult., by the Rev. L. Stevens, William J. Lighthall, to Miss Martha Ann Stuart, both of Sandy Creek.
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Frederick H Lighthall,   b. 2 Jun 1861, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Hannah E Weaver  m. 1886
    Married: 1x2. Henry Charles Lighthall,   b. 6 Feb 1865, Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1919, Rome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
    Nellie L. Barlow  m. 1882
    Married: 1x3. Ellen Lorinda Lighthall,   b. 4 Dec 1875, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1943  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
    John Alonzo Greenwood  m. 19 Jun 1895
    Married: 2x4. Abbie Lighthall,   b. 6 Mar 1867, Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1934, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
     5. William Lighthall,   b. Abt 1871, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Married: 1x6. Esick A. Lighthall,   b. 31 Aug 1867, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1915, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
    Bertha M. Look  m. 1892
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F1262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - August 26, 1902 Oswego Daily Palladium - Mrs. Lighthall, mother of Henry Lighthall, died on Friday morning at the home of her son, from cancer. Mrs. Lighthall was well advanced in years. The date of the funeral will be announced later.

      Newspaper Obituary - August 27, 1902 Pulaski Democrat - Martha S., widow of James Lighthall, died at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. John Greenwood, North St., at 6 o'clock last Thursday evening, aged 62 years. Mrs. Lighthall, who was a most estimable woman, had been confined to the house since December last. She was a daughter of Benjamin Stewart, who passed away several years ago. Five children survive, three sons and two daughters, Frederick Lighthall, of this town; Henry Lighthall, of Orwell; Esic Lighthall, of Richland; Mrs. Oron Tryon, who resides in this town, and Mrs. John Greenwood, at whose home she died. She also leaves two brothers and a sister, Phineas Stewart and Esic Stewart, of this town, and Mrs. Caroline Baker, of Orwell. The funeral was largely attended from the home of Mrs. John Greenwood, who lives on the North road, at 1 o'clock Sunday afternoon, Rev. William H. Seed, pastor of the Methodist church at Orwell, officiating. The text, which was selected by the deceased during her last illness, was from Hebrews, 11:10. During the service "Gather We Shall at the River" and "Looking This Way" was rendered by Mr. and Mrs. William H. Sharp, Mr. and Mrs. John Frary and Mrs. Horace Farrington. Mrs. Royal Whitney was the organist. The floral tributes were numerous and handsome and consisted of a beautiful pillow of white lillies, a handsome floral cross and two large wreaths, from relatives and friends of the deceased. The bearers were three sons and a son in law, Fred, Henry, and Esic Lighthall and Oren Tryon. Burial was at the Pulaski cemetery.

      Vitals - August 21, 1902 - Martha N. Lighthall, age 62 years, Widow, born in New York, resident for 57 years, Daughter of Benjamin Stewart born in New York, and Patience Stewart born in New York, Died in Pulaski of cancer of liver.

  • Sources 
    1. [S300] New York, State Census, 1892, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).

    2. [S245] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Orwell, Oswego, New York.

    3. [S246] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Orwell, Oswego, New York; Roll: 1143; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0118; FHL microfilm: 1241143.

    4. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Benjamin Stewart