John Colwell

John Colwell

Male 1861 - 1918  (57 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Colwell was born in 1861 in Ireland (son of Hamilton John Colwell and Susan Stein); died on 11 Aug 1918 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Hamilton John Colwell was born in 1831 in Tyrone, Tyrone, Northern Ireland (son of Unknown Colwell and Grace, son of James Colwell and Susan Unknown); died on 20 Oct 1897 in Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States.

    Notes:

    October 20, 1897 ~ Hamilton Caldwell, age 66 years, Married, Farmer, born in New York, resided in Richland Township 15 years, Son of James Caldwell born in Ireland, and Susan Caldwell born in Ireland, Died in Pulaski of heart failure, apoplexy.

    Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, October 27, 1897 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Port Ontario - Mr. J. Caldwell, an aged gentleman, died from the effects of a shock Thursday, the 21st, at the home of his son-in-law, James Corbett. The funeral was held at the house Saturday forenoon, services conducted by Rev. Demott, of West Sandy Creek; burial at Ellis village.

    In San Diego, Cal in 1967 (Uncle's obit)

    Ainsworth Memorial Library,
    Sandy Creek, Oswego County, NY,
    Hamilton Colwell Obituary (Colwell File)
    October 1897 (Newspaper Unknown)

    Hamilton Colwell died at the home of his daughter Mrs. James Corbit near Pulaski, Wednesday, October 20, 1897. He was born in Ireland in 1831 and came to this country in 1883. He settled near the lake where his son Thomas now resides. He was an industrious, hard working man and had gained thereby considerable property. His wife died three years ago, leaving a family of eleven children and her husband behind. One daughter died last February. The other ten remain to mourn the loss of both father and mother.

    Mr. Colwell will be missed by his family as their counselor and wise advisor and also by the community in which he lived as a good neighbor. His funeral was largely attended from the Goodnough church Saturday, conducted by the pastor, Rev. George Dermott, who took for his text John 11:25. Interment was made in the Ellisburg Cemetery.

    Hamilton married Susan Stein on 31 Aug 1855 in Aghalurcher Parish, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Ireland. Susan (daughter of John Stein and Jane Johnston, daughter of John Kendrick Jones and Susan Jane Campbell) was born on 8 Feb 1836 in Farenanaugh, Ireland; died on 27 Sep 1894 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Susan Stein was born on 8 Feb 1836 in Farenanaugh, Ireland (daughter of John Stein and Jane Johnston, daughter of John Kendrick Jones and Susan Jane Campbell); died on 27 Sep 1894 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.

    Notes:

    Ainsworth Memorial Library,
    Sandy Creek, Oswego County, NY,
    Mrs. Hamilton Colwell Obituary (Colwell File)
    October 4, 1894 (Newspaper Unknown):

    Mrs. Hamilton Colwell -
    Thursday morning, September 27, Mrs. Colwell, wife of Hamilton Colwell, departed this life, after an illness of about two weeks' duration, aged fifty-eight years.

    Mrs. Colwell, whose maiden name was Susanna Stein, was born in County Tyrone, Ireland. Coming to this country with her husband about twelve years ago, they first settled in the adjoining town of Ellisburg, where they lived until last year.

    Mrs. Colwell was of Protestant ancestry and became converted and connected with the Primitive Methodist church in early life. She has lived a consistent life, beloved by her family, respected by all who knew her. Eleven children, ten of whom are married, mourn the loss of this faithful mother.

    The funeral services were largely attended and were conducted by Rev. M. G. Seymour at her late home, the body being interred in the Ellisburg Cemetery.

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Colwell was born on 8 Jul 1856 in County Tyron, Ireland; died on 1 Oct 1918.
    2. Isabella Colwell was born on 18 Sep 1864 in Brookboro, Ireland; died on 20 Feb 1897.
    3. Jennie Viola Colwell was born on 28 Mar 1874 in Tyrone, Northern Ireland; died on 15 Jun 1957 in Mannsvile, Jefferson, New York, USA.
    4. Minnie Colwell was born in 1875; died in 1946.
    5. Mary Colwell was born about 1855 in Barnstaple, Devon, England.
    6. Martha Colwell was born in 1877 in Ireland; died in 1957.
    7. Susan Colwell was born about 1857 in Barnstaple, Devon, England.
    8. Mary Colwill was born about 1857 in Barnstaple, Devon, England.
    9. Thomas Colwell was born in 1867; died in 1948.
    10. Susan Colwell was born in 1862; died in 1945.
    11. Margaret Colwell was born in 1855.
    12. Maggie Colwell was born in 1880; died in 1953.
    13. 1. John Colwell was born in 1861 in Ireland; died on 11 Aug 1918 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.
    14. James Henry Colwell was born on 3 Jun 1865 in Five Mile Town, Tyrone, Ireland; died on 5 Jul 1934 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.
    15. Hamilton Henry Colwell was born on 7 May 1870; died on 1 Nov 1955.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Unknown Colwell (son of John Colwell, son of John Colwell and Minnie C. Joyner).

    Unknown married Grace. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Grace
    Children:
    1. 2. Hamilton John Colwell was born in 1831 in Tyrone, Tyrone, Northern Ireland; died on 20 Oct 1897 in Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States.
    2. John Colwell
    3. Raymond Colwell
    4. William Colwell

  3. 6.  John Stein was born in in Ireland; died in in Ireland.

    John married Jane Johnston. Jane was born in in Ireland; died in in Ireland. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Jane Johnston was born in in Ireland; died in in Ireland.
    Children:
    1. 3. Susan Stein was born on 8 Feb 1836 in Farenanaugh, Ireland; died on 27 Sep 1894 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Colwell was born about 1862.
    Children:
    1. 4. Unknown Colwell