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Milford James Look

Milford James Look

Male 1930 - 2008  (77 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Milford James Look was born on 8 Dec 1930 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States (son of Jerry Look and Beulah Jose Carpenter); died on 12 Feb 2008 in Richland, Oswego, New York, United States.

    Notes:

    Online Obituary - Milford J. Look - 77, life resident of Richland and Orwell, died Monday at Sunrise Nursing Home. Born on December 8, 1930, in Orwell, he was the son of Jerry and Beulah Carpenter Look. He attended Orwell schools and married Frieda Smith in 1950. Milford was employed by GE in Syracuse for 37 years, retiring in 1993. Surviving: his wife, Frieda; a son, James of Richland; three daughters, Mildred Phones and Mary Teska, both of Pulaski, and Rose Davis of Palermo; and one sister, Dorothy Hudson of Webster.

    Family/Spouse: Frieda Loretta Smith. Frieda (daughter of Floyd C. Smith and Emma Retta Mason) was born on 15 Aug 1932; died on 30 Apr 2015. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Rose Marie Look
    2. James C. Look
    3. Mildred Look was born on 26 Nov 1952; died on 26 Aug 2013.
    4. Mary Look

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Jerry Look was born on 27 Feb 1888 in Richland, Oswego, New York (son of Eugene L. Look and Mary Jane Barlow, son of Joel A. Look and Nellie L. Barlow); died on 26 Jan 1975 in Richland, Oswego, New York.

    Notes:

    Newspaper Obituary - Monday, January 27, 1975 Palladium Times - Oswego, New York - Richland Fatality - Elderly Man Victim Of Fire in Trailer - Pulaski - An elderly Town of Richland man died of burns suffered in his trailer home shortly before 4:45 p.m. Sunday, according to sheriffs deputies and Oswego Fire Control. Pronounced dead at Oswego Hospital was Jerry Look, 86, of County Route 2, Richland. Officials said Look apparently had been cooking when his clothing caught fire. They said Look managed to get his coat off, but was unable to shed his other flaming garments. He was found slumped on a sofa, which also had caught fire. Only slight fire damage was done to the trailer, according to Richland Fire Department officials who extinguished the fire. The burner on the stove was still lit, officials said. His death is the county's first fire fatality this year. Assistant District Attorney, James Grose ordered the body taken to the Oswego County morgue for an autopsy. Investigating were Deputy Dean Goodsell and Lt. Thomas Teifke. Born in Richland, Mr. Look attended schools there. He and his wife, the late Beulah Carpenter Look, operated a farm on the Jerry Look Road. He retired in 1968, moving to his present home. He was a member of the Sandy Creek Wesleyan Church. Surviving are a son, Milford J., of Richland; two daughters, Mrs. Mable Patterson of Chicago and Mrs. Dorothy Hudson of Webster; 19 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; two half-brothers, Clarence of Sodus and Albert of Lacona and a half-sister, Mrs. Edna Widrig of Cleveland. Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home. Spring burial will be in Richland Cemetery. Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

    Newspaper Obituary - January 29, 1975 Pulaski Democrat - Fire Claims Life Of Richland Resident - Jerry Look, 86, of County Route 2, Richland died from burns he received in his trailer home on Sunday January 26. When the Richland Fire Company extinguished the blaze at about 4:45 p.m., they discovered Mr. Look slumped on a sofa which had also caught fire. According to investigators at the scene, Mr. Look had been cooking when his clothing caught fire. He had managed to get his coat off, they said, but was apparently unable to shed his other garments. Investigators said that the burner on the stove was lit when they arrived and that only minor fire damage was done to the trailer. Mr. Look was born on February 27, 1888 in the Town of Richland, the son of Eugene and Mary Barlow Look. He attended Richland District Schools and later married the former Beulah Carpenter. The couple owned and operated a dairy farm on the Jerry Look Road in the Town of Richland for about 40 years. He retired in 1958 when he moved to his present home. Mr. Look was a member of the Wesleyan Church at Sandy Creek. He is survived by one son, Milford Look of Richland; two daughters, Mrs. Mabel Patterson of Chicago, Ill. and Mrs. Norman (Dorothy) Hudson of Webster, N.Y; 19 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; two half brothers, Clarence Look of Sodus and Albert Look of Lacona; one half sister; Mrs. Edna Widrig of Cleveland, N.Y. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, January 29 at 1 p.m. at the Foster Hax Funeral Home, Pulaski with the Rev. Charles Wheeler officiating. Spring burial will be held in the Richland Cemetery.

    Jerry married Beulah Jose Carpenter. Beulah (daughter of Emory Carpenter and Josheba Jane Fisher) was born on 15 Mar 1893 in New York, United States; died on 9 Oct 1935. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Beulah Jose Carpenter was born on 15 Mar 1893 in New York, United States (daughter of Emory Carpenter and Josheba Jane Fisher); died on 9 Oct 1935.

    Notes:

    Newspaper Obituary - October 16, 1935 Pulaski Democrat - Mrs. Beulah Josie Look, wife of Jerry Look, died Wednesday, October 9, at her home. She was a native of Orwell, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Emery Carpenter. Survivors include her husband, three daughters, Mildred, Mabel and Dorothy Look, one son, Milford Look and two sisters, Miss Ruth Carpenter, R.N., Oswego and Miss Rose Carpenter, Syracuse. Funeral services were conducted in the home Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. by her pastor, Rev. Stanley Lawrence of Sandy Creek. Burial was in Richland cemetery.

    Children:
    1. Dorothy Ruth Look
    2. Mabel Marie Look was born on 28 Jul 1919 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States; died on 12 Jul 2003 in Pompano Beach, Broward, Florida, USA.
    3. 1. Milford James Look was born on 8 Dec 1930 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States; died on 12 Feb 2008 in Richland, Oswego, New York, United States.
    4. Mildred May Look was born on 21 May 1917 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States; died on 26 Dec 1953 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Joel A. Look was born on 6 Jan 1860 (son of Albert Seth Look and Harriet Dryer); died on 6 Nov 1898.

    Notes:

    November 7, 1898 ~ Joel Look, age 38 years, 10 months, Married, Farmer, born in New York, Son of Albert Look born in New York, and Harriet Look born in New York, Died in Richland Township of phthisis, heart failure.

    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, November 9, 1898 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Died - Near Richland, November 8, 1898, Joel Look, aged 38 years, 10 months.

    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, November 9, 1898 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Town Line Road - Joel Look died at his home on Pulaski street Sunday night after a long illness with consumption. He was the second child of Albert and Harriet Look. He was born in the town of Sandy Creek, January 6th, 1860, and moved to this town in his youth where he had lived most of the time since. About one year ago he had La Grippe which settled on his lungs and resulted in his death. He was highly respected by all who knew him and will be sadly missed in his home and the community. He leaves to mourn his loss besides a wife and four children, two sons and two daughters, a father and mother, two brothers and two sisters, Eugene Look of this place, Orrin Look of West Camden, Mrs. Rosa Pevert of Ricard, Mrs. Bertha Lighthall of Vorea. The funeral will be held from his late residence, Wednesday at 11 o'clock and at the Church of Christ at 12:30.

    Newspaper Obituary - November 10, 1898 Daily Palladium - Oswego, New York - Richland - The funeral of Joel Look was held at the Disciple church on Wednesday of this week. He died of consumption. He leaves a widow, four children, father and mother, two sisters and two brothers.

    Joel married Nellie L. Barlow on 5 Sep 1880. Nellie (daughter of George H. Barlow and Helen M Samson) was born on 6 Aug 1861 in Moravia, New York; died on 27 Oct 1915. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Nellie L. Barlow was born on 6 Aug 1861 in Moravia, New York (daughter of George H. Barlow and Helen M Samson); died on 27 Oct 1915.

    Notes:

    Newspaper Obituary - November 3, 1915 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Nellie Lighthall, daughter of George and Helen Barlow, of Moravia, New York, entered into rest October 27, 1915. The deceased was born August 6, 1861, was united in marriage to Joel A. Look, September 5, 1880, who died November 6th, 1898. After two years she was again united in marriage to Henry C. Lighthall of Richland. Prayer was offered at the home of A. M. Potter of Orwell at twelve o'clock Saturday and at two o'clock the funeral services held in the Disciple Church of which she was a member for years. Rev. Walter Clement of Orwell officiating. Her life, day by day, was a living example of the joy and blessedness that comes of faith. She was esteemed for her sincere piety and usefulness. During her illness she was very patient, cheerful and submissive, although at times her suffering was intense. Besides her children, Charles A., Joel H. of Richland, Mrs. A. Woolson of Orwell, Mrs. E. M. Himes of Mapleview, and Miss Martha H. Lighthall of Pulaski, she leaves a sister, Mrs. Eugene Look of Richland. Burial in Richland cemetery.

    Notes:

    Newspaper Article - Thursday, September 23, 1880 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - Look-Barlow - At Richland, September 5th, 1880, by M. Wright, Esq., Mr. Joel Look and Miss Nellie L. Barlow, all of Richland.

    Children:
    1. Jennie May Look was born on 21 Sep 1889 in Richland, New York; died in Nov 1972 in Seattle, King, Washington, USA; was buried in Seattle, King County, Washington, USA.
    2. Nina Barlow Look was born on 2 Oct 1883 in New York, USA; died on 9 May 1980 in Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA.
    3. Charles Adelbert Look was born on 16 Aug 1881 in New York City (All Boroughs), New York, USA.
    4. Joel Harold Look was born on 5 May 1896 in New York; died on 13 Feb 1983.
    5. 2. Jerry Look was born on 27 Feb 1888 in Richland, Oswego, New York; died on 26 Jan 1975 in Richland, Oswego, New York.

  3. 6.  Emory Carpenter was born on 25 Nov 1856 in Orwell,Oswego,NY (son of Artemas Carpenter and Nancy Keller); died on 5 Dec 1933.

    Notes:

    Emory Carpenter - November 25, 1856 - December 8, 1933. Son of Artemus and Nancy Keller Carpenter. Husband of Josheba “Josie” Fisher Carpenter. Married August 29, 1885 at Sandy Creek, New York.
    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, December 13, 1933 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Orwell - Emery Carpenter, aged 77 years, passed away Friday night, December 8 at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Jerry Look. He was born in the town of Orwell, November 25, 1856, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Artemus Carpenter, pioneer settlers. Nearly all his life had been passed in Orwell, except a few years when he lived in the Lehigh district, town of Richland. Mr. Carpenter is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Beulah Look of Orwell and Miss Ruth Carpenter of Oswego, and two brothers, Loren of Orwell and Delos of Sandy Creek. The funeral services were held in the Look home Monday afternoon with Rev. Stanley Lawrence of Sandy Creek officiating and burial in family plot in Evergreen cemetery.

    Emory married Josheba Jane Fisher. Josheba (daughter of James E. Fisher and Cordelia Chapman) was born on 5 Apr 1855; died on 2 Feb 1927. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Josheba Jane Fisher was born on 5 Apr 1855 (daughter of James E. Fisher and Cordelia Chapman); died on 2 Feb 1927.

    Notes:

    Josheba “Josie” Fisher Carpenter - April 5, 1855 - February 2, 1927. Daughter of James E. and Cordelia Chapman Fisher. Wife of Emory Carpenter.
    Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, February 10, 1927 Sandy Creek News - Sandy Creek, New York - Mrs. Emery Carpenter - Mrs. Emery Carpenter, 71 years old, died February 2nd, at nine o'clock at her home on the Rome Street Road three miles from Pulaski. Mrs. Carpenter was born in Boylston, April 5, 1855. She had been an invalid for 12 years, but death was due to a heart attack. She is survived by her husband, two daughters, Mrs. Jerry Look, of Orwell, and Ruth of Pulaski, two sisters, the Misses Lodama and Urbany Fisher [sic] of Orwell, and two grandchildren. The funeral was held Saturday at 1 o'clock in the afternoon at home, Rev. Ray Wootton, Rector of the St. James Episcopal Church, officiating. Burial in Evergreen cemetery, Orwell, where Mr. and Mrs. Carpenter formerly resided.

    Children:
    1. Ruth E. Carpenter was born on 27 Aug 1887; died on 7 Jun 1953.
    2. 3. Beulah Jose Carpenter was born on 15 Mar 1893 in New York, United States; died on 9 Oct 1935.
    3. Eunice Carpenter was born in 1892; died on 15 Apr 1919.
    4. Rose Carpenter


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Albert Seth Look was born on 26 Oct 1834 in Williamstown, Oswego, New York (son of Seth Look and Sarah Stewart); died on 2 Feb 1911 in Richland, Oswego, New York.

    Notes:

    Company H, 94th New York Volunteers during the Civil War.

    Newspaper Article - Wednesday, November 17, 1897 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Town Line Road - On the 26th day of October, the children and grandchildren of Albert. Look made him and his wife a surprise in honor of his 55th birthday. They received a goodly number of presents; among them most notable was an easy rocker. Those from out of town were Mr. and Mrs. Loren Look, West Camden; Mr. and Mrs. E. Lighthall, Vorea; Mr. and Mrs. M. Pevert, Ricard, and Lewis Look, of Boylston. The day was one long to be remembered by those present and at night each wended their way homeward wishing father and mother many happy returns of the day and many more happy birthdays.

    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, February 22, 1911 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Richland - The funeral of Albert Look was held in Disciple church Tuesday at 2 p.m.

    Albert married Harriet Dryer in 1855. Harriet (daughter of Horatio Nelson Dryer and Harriet L. Mandeville) was born on 1 Jan 1840 in Oswego, New York; died on 28 Feb 1908 in Richland, Oswego, New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Harriet Dryer was born on 1 Jan 1840 in Oswego, New York (daughter of Horatio Nelson Dryer and Harriet L. Mandeville); died on 28 Feb 1908 in Richland, Oswego, New York, USA.

    Notes:

    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, March 11, 1908 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Richland - The funeral of Mrs. Albert Look, one of the oldest residents of the town, was held at the Disciple church, last Wednesday at one o'clock, Rev. Dowd, of Orwell, officiating. About seventy-five immediate friends of the family were present besides many of her church friends. Many beautiful flowers testified to her being remembered. The Kenyon-White quartette rendered three beautiful and appropriate selections assisted by Miss Daisy Kenyon as organist.

    March 2, 1908 ~ Harriet Look, age 68 years, 1 month, 25 days, Married, Housewife, born in New York, Resident of Richland Township for 39 years, Daughter of Nathan Dryer born in New York, and Cynthia Dryer, Died in Richland Township of inanition, glessenan cirrhoses.

    Children:
    1. Orrin Benjamin Look was born on 4 May 1866 in Richland, Oswego, New York, USA; died on 6 Nov 1948 in Pulaski, Oswego, New York.
    2. 4. Joel A. Look was born on 6 Jan 1860; died on 6 Nov 1898.
    3. Bertha M. Look was born in Nov 1873 in New York; died on 30 Apr 1953 in New York, USA.
    4. Eugene L. Look was born on 21 Oct 1856 in Richland, Oswego,New York; died on 6 May 1923 in Richland, Oswego, New York; was buried on 8 May 1923 in Richland Cemetary.
    5. Rose A. Look was born in Jan 1864 in New York; died about 3 May 1925.

  3. 10.  George H. Barlow was born about 1837; died between 1866 and 1880.

    George married Helen M Samson in 1858. Helen (daughter of Lewis Samson and Phila Roberts Noyes) was born on 20 Jan 1830; died on 29 Mar 1908. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Helen M Samson was born on 20 Jan 1830 (daughter of Lewis Samson and Phila Roberts Noyes); died on 29 Mar 1908.

    Notes:

    Helen M. Sampson Barlow - January 20, 1830 - March 29, 1908. Daughter of Lewis and Phila Noyes Sampson. Wife of `unknown' Barlow.

    Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday Evening, March 31, 1908 Oswego Daily Times - Oswego, New York - Pulaski, March 31 ¬Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Barlow, who died Sunday, were held to-day at the Disciples' Church at Richland.

    March 29, 1908 ~ Helen Barlow, age 78 years, 2 months, 9 days, Widow, born in New York, Resident of Richland Township for always, Daughter of Lewis Sampson born in New York, and Phila Noyes born in New York, Died in Richland of inanition, La Grippe.
    March 29, 1908 ~ Helen Barlow, age 78 years, 2 months, 9 days, Widow, born in New York, Resident of Richland Township for always, Daughter of Lewis Sampson born in New York, and Phila Noyes born in New York, Died in Richland of inanition, La Grippe.
    Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday Evening, March 31, 1908 Oswego Daily Times - Oswego, New York - Pulaski, March 31 - Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Barlow, who died Sunday, were held to-day at the Disciples' Church at Richland.
    Newspaper Article - Wednesday, April 1, 1908 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Card of Thanks - We wish to extend our thanks to friends who so kindly aided us during the sickness and after the death of our grandmother, Helen Barlow. Mrs. Nellie Look, Charles Look.

    Children:
    1. 5. Nellie L. Barlow was born on 6 Aug 1861 in Moravia, New York; died on 27 Oct 1915.
    2. Mary Jane Barlow was born about 1863 in New York; died on 29 Mar 1888.
    3. Phila Jeanette Barlow was born on 24 Nov 1866 in New York; died on 28 Sep 1944; was buried in Richland Cemetary.

  5. 12.  Artemas Carpenter was born on 20 Mar 1820 in German Flats, Herkimer, New York, United States (son of Artemas M Carpenter and Anna Slocum Carpenter); died on 13 Jun 1897 in Lyons, Mills, Iowa, United States; was buried in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, USA.

    Notes:

    Artemas Carpenter - 1820 - June 13, 1897. Husband of Nancy Keller Carpenter.
    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, June 16, 1897 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Orwell - Mr. Carpenter, an old man and a lifelong resident of the town died quite suddenly at his home about three miles from the village last Sunday. He was father of the ex- Superintendent DeWitt Carpenter and a much respected man. He leaves an aged wife and several sons.

    Artemas married Nancy Keller on 17 Dec 1846. Nancy was born on 19 Feb 1822 in New York; died on 13 Jul 1913 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States; was buried in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, USA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Nancy Keller was born on 19 Feb 1822 in New York; died on 13 Jul 1913 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States; was buried in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, USA.

    Notes:

    Nancy Keller Carpenter - 1822 - July 13, 1913. Wife of Artemas Carpenter.
    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, July 16, 1913 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Orwell - Mrs. Nancy Carpenter, relict of the late Artemus Carpenter died Sunday evening July 13, aged ninety-three years. She is survived by three sons and a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The funeral was held at the home of her son, Emery Carpenter Tuesday afternoon and burial made in Evergreen cemetery.

    Children:
    1. Sarah Ann Carpenter was born on 26 Feb 1858 in Scriba, Oswego, New York, United States of America; died on 27 Jan 1897 in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, USA; was buried in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, USA.
    2. Loren Carpenter was born on 7 Jan 1861 in New York; died on 12 Mar 1945.
    3. Dewitt Carpenter was born on 4 Jun 1848 in German Flatts, Herkimer County, New York, United States of America; died on 11 Apr 1908 in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, United States of America; was buried in Orwell, Oswego County, New York, United States of America.
    4. 6. Emory Carpenter was born on 25 Nov 1856 in Orwell,Oswego,NY; died on 5 Dec 1933.
    5. Delore Carpenter was born in Jun 1853 in Orwell,Oswego,NY.
    6. Olof Carpenter was born about 1853.
    7. Warren Carpenter was born in Dec 1862 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States.
    8. Horatio Carpenter was born in 1850 in Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States; died in 1900 in of Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA.
    9. John Carpenter was born in 1859 in Orwell, Oswego, New York, United States; died in 1908 in Wayne County, NY.

  7. 14.  James E. Fisher

    James married Cordelia Chapman. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Cordelia Chapman
    Children:
    1. 7. Josheba Jane Fisher was born on 5 Apr 1855; died on 2 Feb 1927.
    2. Urbany Fisher
    3. Lodama Fisher