Percy Leland Orvis


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  • Name Percy Leland Orvis 
    Gender Male 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Byron Orvis,   b. 16 Aug 1847,   d. 13 Oct 1929  (Age 82 years)  (Father) 
    Nancy Unknown  (Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I74045  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Byron Orvis,   b. 16 Aug 1847,   d. 13 Oct 1929  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Margaret Eolyn Skinner,   b. 1863,   d. Feb 1895, Boylston, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F49794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Percy Leland Orvis - February 4, 1882 - November 17, 1964. Son of Byron and Evelyn Skinner Orvis. Husband of Mattie Jane Minckler (married October 11, 1910) & Ruth Wardwell (married May 28, 1958.)
      Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday November 17, 1964 The Palladium - Oswego, New York - Mexico - Percy L. Orvis, 82, husband of Ruth Wardwell Orvis, died this morning in Oswego Hospital where he had been a patient for seven weeks. Born in Boylston on February 4, 1882, son of the late Byron and Evelyn Skinner Orvis, Mr. Orvis spent his early life there, moving to this area 26 years ago. He was a retired farmer. Surviving with his wife are a step-son, Clarence Hollis of Pulaski; four step-daughters, Mrs. Raymond L. Fleming of Adams, Mrs. Claude Gates of Mexico, Miss Marion Hollis of North Syracuse and Mrs. Frederick Soule of Montgomery. Private funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Gibbs funeral home here with the Rev. Lullus Bell, pastor of the Mexico Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be in Willis cemetery, Town of Richland. The bearers will be Francis Martin, Robert Brown, Horace Hoyt, Carl Brown, Leo Guyette and Raymond Gibbs.