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Mary Marie Hay

Mary Marie Hay

Female 1841 - 1936  (94 years)

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  • Name Mary Marie Hay  [1
    Born 27 Jul 1841  Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Feb 1936  Pulaski, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10652  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Isaac Whitney Hay,   b. 1814, West Rupert, Bennington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1885, Richland, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Caroline Emeline Button,   b. 1818, Rupert, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1849, West Rupert, Bennington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1832 
    Family ID F5269  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Augustus B Harmon,   b. 23 Dec 1834, Rupert, Bennington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1904, Pulaski, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. George E. Harmon,   b. 3 Oct 1867,   d. 10 Mar 1880  (Age 12 years)  [natural]
     2. Orion Ora W. Harmon,   b. 6 May 1869, West Rupert, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1949, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     3. Julius Henry Harmon,   b. 19 Jan 1867, vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1894, Clevland, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F2093  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mary Marie Hay Harmon - July 27, 1841 - February 16, 1936. Daughter of Whitney and Ellen Hay. Wife of Augustus B. Harmon.

      Newspaper Article - July 28, 1933 Pulaski Democrat - MRS. HARMON REACHES 92ND-MILE STONE - Mrs. Mary Harmon, widow of the late Augustus Harmon, will observe the 92nd anniversary of her birth at the home of her son, Ora Harmon, Delano street, tomorrow. She is enjoying good health and finds much to interest in her everyday affairs. Mrs. Harmon was the former Miss Mary Hay and was born in Rupert, Bennington County, Vermont. For sixty years she has been a resident of the-town of Richland. The Democrat joins a host of friends in extending congratulations and best wishes. Source:

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, February 19, 1936 Pulaski Democrat - Old Resident Of Village Passes - Mrs. Mary Marie Harmon, 94 - Mrs. Mary Marie Harmon, 94, widow of Augustus B. Harmon, died at the home of her son, Ora B. Harmon, Delano street, last Sunday afternoon following ill health, and confinement to her room for the past eight months. Mrs. Harmon was born July 27, 1841 in West Rupert, Bennington county, Vermont, a daughter of Whitney and Ellen Hay. She was married April 12, 1860. Sixty-five years ago she came with her husband to New York state and settled in Richland, where Mr. Harmon worked at the carpenter's trade. In 1910 Mrs. Harmon came to Pulaski to make her home. Five children were born to the couple, three dying in infancy, one, a son, Henry, died 42 years ago, and the fifth, Ora B., of this Village, survives. There are also surviving two grandchildren, Mrs. Bessie Littler of this village, and Albert Harmon of Syracuse; also seven great grandchildren, Robert, Harmon, Gordon, Marguerite, Elizabeth and Gerald Littler of Pulaski and Jackie Harmon of Syracuse, and a niece, Mrs. Charles Cooper of Fernwood. Mrs. Harmon was a member of the Church of Christ at Richland, and a life member of J. B. Butler W. R. C. of this village. The funeral was held at the Harmon home at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, with the Rev. E. E. Chapman of Richland, and the Rev. Henry Bridge of the Pulaski Methodist church, officiating. The body was placed in the receiving vault at Pulaski cemetery to be moved later to Richland for its final resting place. The bearers were great grandsons, Gordon, Robert and Harmon Littler and a nephew Earl Cooper.

      Newspaper Obituary - Monday, February 17, 1936 Oswego Palladium Times - Oswego, New York - Pulaski, February 17 - Mrs. Mary Harmon, widow of Augustus B. Harmon, and one of Pulaski's oldest residents, died at the home of her son, Ora B. Harmon, in Delano street Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Harmon had been an invalid for three years and had been confined to her room for several months. She was in her 95th year and had lived in Pulaski since 1910, but had been a resident of the town of Richland for about 65 years. She was born in West Rupert, Vermont, and was the daughter of Whitney and Ellen Hay, of the old New England pioneer stock. Of her five children, only one survives, the son with whom she lived, three others have died in infancy, and the fourth, Henry Harmon, died 42 years ago. Mrs. Harmon was a charter member of the Church of the Disciples in Richland and as long as her health permitted had been active in church work, retaining her interest even after she was unable to take an active part. She was also a life member of J. B. Butler post of the Women's Relief Corps. She is survived by one son, Ora W. Harmon; Two grandchildren, Mrs. Bessie Littler of Pulaski and Albert Harmon of Syracuse and seven great-grandchildren, Robert Harmon, Gordon Harmon, Marguerite, Elizabeth and Gerald Harmon of Pulaski and Jackie Harmon of Syracuse, and one niece, Mrs. Charles Cooper of Fernwood. The funeral will be held at the home of her son in Delano street Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock by the Rev. Henry Bridge of Pulaski and Rev. E. E. Chapman of Richland. The body will be placed in the vault in Pulaski cemetery and will be buried in the family plot in Richland cemetery when weather permits.

  • Sources 
    1. [S245] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Albion, Oswego, New York.