Newton William Taplin

Male 1900 - 1918  (18 years)


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  • Name Newton William Taplin 
    Born 25 Mar 1900  New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Apr 1918  Brookside Cem., Richland, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 Apr 1918 
    Age 18 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    John Richard Watson Taplin,   b. May 1845, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1917, Bloomer, Montcalm, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Rosina Elmira Castor,   b. 28 Aug 1842, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1898, Greenboro, Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I9853  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors William Henry Taplin,   b. 25 Aug 1868, Alma, Gratiot, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1959, Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Alberta L. Yerdon,   b. 20 Feb 1869, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1956  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 11 Oct 1893  Redwood, St. Lawrence County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • *** Newton W. Taplin - 1900 - April 21, 1918. Son of William Henry and Alberta Yerdon Taplin.
      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, April 24, 1918 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Richland - The funeral service of Newton Taplin who was fatally injured a week ago Sunday night while in company with Glen Marsh, Charles Briggs, Miss Coon, Miss Florence Widrig and Miss Alta Briggs, the latter two being killed instantly, took place this afternoon at 1 o'clock at the M. E, church, Rev. Walter Clement officiating. Newton, who was 18 years old, put up a brave fight for just one week, death resulting from concussion of the brain. Besides his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Taplin, he has three brothers, Wyon, who is in France with Pershing's army and Claud who is in the Panama Canal zone and Elmon at home. The families who were so hard hit by this sad accident have the sympathy of the whole community.
      Newspaper Article - Monday, April 29, 1918 Oswego Daily Palladium - Oswego, New York - Coroner Hollis Files Report - The reports of Coroner Hollis in the cases of Alta Briggs, Florence Widrig and Newton Taplin, who met death while walking on the New York Central tracks near Richland, two weeks ago, was filed in the County Clerk's office today. The report simply says that - death was caused by the injuries received.

      Killed at Railroad Crossing in Richland Hamlet.