Emma Melissa Eddy

Female 1872 - 1961  (89 years)


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  • Name Emma Melissa Eddy  [1, 2, 3
    Born 20 Feb 1872  Richland, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Mar 1961  Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 89 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Thomas Eddye,   b. 1542,   d. Jul 1578, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  (7 x Great Grandfather) 
    Eliza Vernon,   b. 1804, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I6542  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Thomas Jefferson Eddy,   b. 3 Dec 1814, Watertown, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1897, Richland, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Other Partners: Elizabeth Hartford  
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Sarah Ann McKinstry,   b. 3 Nov 1834, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1915, Richland, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Mar 1856  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F720  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Charles Fayette Colvin,   b. 22 Jun 1868, Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1923, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1890  Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Eva Beatrice Colvin,   b. 28 May 1898, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1931, Oneida, Madison, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Fayette Delbert Colvin,   b. 28 May 1900, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1986, Oneida, Madison, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Doris Freida Raymond  m. Abt 1925
    Married: 1x3. Irene Eloise Colvin,   b. 6 Aug 1904, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 2002, Oriskany, Oneida, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Emma Winifred Colvin,   b. 10 Jun 1909, Waterville, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1987, Oneida, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     5. Richard Harold Colvin,   b. 10 Mar 1907, Sherburne, Chenango, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1951, Oneida, Madison, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x6. Effie Marie Colvin,   b. 22 Aug 1902, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1980, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x7. Laura May Colvin,   b. 17 Mar 1895, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1993, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x8. Nellie Darcie Colvin,   b. 19 Oct 1911, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 2002, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x9. Pansy Asenath Colvin,   b. 6 Sep 1889, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1978, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x10. Ismay Elizabeth Colvin,   b. 12 May 1893, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1986, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
    Reginald Morgan  m. 25 Oct 1916;   J. Stanley Morgan
     11. Julia E Colvin,   b. 1905, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Married: 1x12. Bessie Kathleen Colvin,   b. 17 Aug 1896, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1981, Oneida, Madison, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F2712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Calvin Hayes,   b. 1853,   d. 1923, Stephentown, Rensselaer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F1247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Friday, March 3, 1961 Utica Daily Press - Utica, New York - Mrs. Emma M. Colvin Dies at 89; "Singing Grandmothers' Mother" - Oneida - Mrs. Emma M. Colvin, 89, mother of the "Singing Grandmothers" who gained nation-wide television fame several years ago through the show "Name That Tune", died late Wednesday night in the home of her daughter, Mrs. Stuart Hubbard at Five Corners. She was born Feb. 20, 1872, in Richland, daughter of Thomas and Sarah McKinstry Eddy. On Nov. 26, 1890, she married to Charles F. Colvin. They moved to Oneida in 1910. Mr. Colvin died on July 3, 1923. Mrs. Colvin was a member of the Wampsville Presbyterian Church and its Women's Auxiliary. Besides Mrs. Hubbard, she leaves seven other daughters, Mrs. Leonard Evans, Mrs. Stanley Morgan, Mrs. Wesley Miller, Mrs. Louis Block, Mrs. James Moyer, Mrs. Howard Cross and Mrs. Curtis DeVaul, all of Oneida; a son, Fayette Colvin, Canastota, 28 grandchildren and 37 great grandchildren. The funeral will be at 2:30 Sunday from the Whitford Edkin Funeral Home, 322 Washington Ave., with the Rev. Martin E. Ives, Presbyterian minister, officiating. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery. Calling hours are from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 today and tomorrow at the funeral home.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Ancestry Family Tree.

    2. [S169] 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: Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York; Roll: 915; Family History Film: 1254915; Page: 116A; Enumeration District: 265; Image: 0233.

    3. [S174] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Marshall, Oneida, New York; Roll: T624_1051; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0066; FHL microfilm: 1375064.