Frank Leslie Wightman

Male 1859 - 1934  (74 years)


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  • Name Frank Leslie Wightman  [1
    Born 17 May 1859  Parish (Oswego), Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jan 1934  Parish, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 74 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    William Wightman,   b. 18 Jan 1784, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1857, Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  (Great Grandfather) 
    Mary Melissa Brockway,   b. 7 Aug 1837, Parish, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1875  (Age 37 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I6442  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Charles Stutley Wightman,   b. 2 Dec 1831, Parish Twp, Oswego, Ny Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1896, Soldiers Home, Bath, Steuben, Ny Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Other Partners: Florence Tillison  m. 29 Jan 1878  
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Melissa Brockway,   b. 7 Aug 1837, Parish, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1875  (Age 37 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 30 Dec 1855 
    Family ID F3825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Eva Liona Kinsman,   b. 18 Jan 1870, Amboy Center, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1940, Parish, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1888 
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F2037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - January 25, 1934 Mexico Independant - Mexico, New York - Frank H. Wightman - Parish, Jan. 22 - Funeral services for Frank H. Wighman, 74, were held at his home Monday at 1:30 p.m. and at 2:00 in the Methodist church with the Rev. E. B. Topping, D.D., pastor, and Rev. Leon Lacy of Mattydale, officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Lawn cemetery. Mr. Wightman died Saturday morning at his home. He was born May 17, 1859, a son of the late Charles and Melissa Brockway Wightman, in Parish. He resided in Syracuse 28 years before returning to Parish in 1916 where he had lived since. For seven years he was a mail carrier, retiring a year ago. He was a member of Salina Lodge No. 97, I. O. O. F. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Leona Kinsman Wightman; one brother, Fred Wightman of Cleveland, O., and two sisters, Mrs. Clara Neil and Mrs. Mary Egan, both of Cleveland, Ohio.

  • Sources 
    1. [S258] New York, State Census, 1915, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1915; Election District: 03; Assembly District: 01; City: Syracuse Ward 01; County: Onondaga; Page: 02.