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William Abraham Yerdon

William Abraham Yerdon

Male 1872 - 1937  (64 years)


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  • Name William Abraham Yerdon  [1
    Born 28 Sep 1872  Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Mar 1937  Watertown, Jefferson County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age 64 years 
    Buried 10 Mar 1937  Forest Park Cem., Camden, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I70768  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Abraham Yerdon,   b. 10 Feb 1837, Macomb Township, St. Lawrence County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1923, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship related 
    Mother Ancestors Catherine E. Boothe,   b. 1849, Hammond, St. Lawrence County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1923, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
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    Married Between 1869 and 1872 
    Family ID F17758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Julia Anna Donahue,   b. 17 Jul 1875, Oswego, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1954, Lacona, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 13 Feb 1898  Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Married by Justice Amos W. Wood at a Hotel in Sandy Creek. Melfi Yerdon and Minnie Donahue were attendants, the couple spent the night at Michael Donahue's in Greenboro. (Lester Yerdon Diary)
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Norman Sherwood Yerdon,   b. 9 Aug 1902, Greenborough, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1981, Fulton, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Oren William Yerdon,   b. 21 Jan 1911, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1994, Oswego, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Maude Viola Yerdon,   b. 17 Feb 1904, Greenborough, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1976, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Gleason Abraham Yerdon,   b. 17 Nov 1899, Greenborough, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1986, Camden, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F30333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Will Yerdon was a hunter and trapper in North Redfield. He logged the North Woods with his brothers and kept a small farm on modern County Rt. 17. Will had red hair and a beard as a younger man. He worked the "sugar bush" on the family land each year.
      Will Yerdon was a hunter and trapper in North Redfield. He logged the North Woods with his brothers and kept a small farm on modern County Rt. 17. He and Julia were married at a Hotel in Sandy Creek with nephew Melfi Yerdon and Julia's sister Minnie Donahue standing up for them.
      On October 11, 1909 their house burned down, only to be rebuilt and burned again in January 1939. (Lester & Ettie Yerdon's Diaries)
      Will made syrup from his "sugar bush" and had a small farm.

  • Sources 
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      Date of Import: Feb 12, 2001