Leah M. Orvis

Female 1887 - 1977  (90 years)


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  • Name Leah M. Orvis  [1, 2, 3
    Born 23 May 1887  United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died Oct 1977  Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age 90 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Byron Orvis,   b. 16 Aug 1847,   d. 13 Oct 1929  (Age 82 years)  (Father) 
    Nancy Unknown  (Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I7715  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

    Family Ancestors Ward Erwin Dawley,   b. 13 Oct 1880, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1951  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
     1. Harold Orvis Dawley,   b. 12 Apr 1908, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1979  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F3206  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Leah M. Orvis - May 23, 1887 - October 23, 1977 Daughter of Byron and Evelyn Skinner Orvis. Wife of Ward Erwin Dawley.
      Newspaper Obituary - Monday October 24, 1977 Palladium Times - Oswego, New York - Mexico - Services for Mrs. Leah M. Dawley, 90, of Minckler Road, who died Sunday at the Oswego Hospital following a long illness, will be private at the Harter-Olmstead Funeral Home. Burial will be in South Richland Cemetery_ There will be no calling hours. Born in Boylston, she was the wife of the late Ward E. Dawley and had lived in the Mexico area most of her life. Surviving are a son, Harold; and two nieces, Mrs. Cecile Merriam of Lacona and Mrs. Edith LaVeck of Pulaski.

  • Sources 
    1. [S249] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Mexico, Oswego, New York; Roll: T627_2714; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 38-29.

    2. [S268] New York, State Census, 1925, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 01; Assembly District: 01; City: Mexico; County: Oswego; Page: 24.

    3. [S553] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Number: 070-32-8032; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: 1956-1958.