Philip Jenkins Box

Philip Jenkins Box

Male 1834 - 1907  (72 years)

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  • Name Philip Jenkins Box  [1
    Born 20 Apr 1834  Skaneateles, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Apr 1907  Pulaski, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 72 years 
    Person ID I27234  Tree2020
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Ancestors John F Box
              b. 11 Dec 1808, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jan 1866, Richland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Frances Jenkins
              b. 1810, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Sep 1846  (Age 36 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F29673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ID F29674  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ID F29675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • April 5, 1907 ~ Phillip J. Box, age 72 years, 11 months, Single, Retired, born in Pulaski, Son of John Box born in England, and Frances Jenkins born in England, Died in Pulaski of heart disease.

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, April 10, 1907 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Philip Jenkins Box - Thursday night occurred the death of Philip J. Box, a well-known resident of this village. Mr. Box was born in Skaneateles, New York, April 20, 1834. He lived here in early life and followed the occupation of blacksmith. He lived in Belleville up to about ten years ago and has resided here since that time. The last weeks of his life he spent with his sister, Mrs. Esther Froude, who gave him all the care and relief possible to give one suffering from a distressing malady. Besides his sister, Mrs. Froude, Mr. Box is survived by a half-sister, Mrs. D. W. Smith, of Newport, New York, and a half-brother, Rollin D. Box, of Pulaski. The funeral was attended from the Froude home at two o'clock Sunday, Rev. Frederick Maunder officiating.

      Newspaper Article - Wednesday, April 17, 1907 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Letters of administration in the estate of Philip J. Box were issued by Surrogate Mead, Thursday, to Rollin D. Box, a half-brother of the deceased. The estate amounts to $16,000 in cash in savings banks, which will fall to four heirs, Mrs. Froude, Mrs. Smith, of Newport, R. D. Box and heirs of John F. Box, who are George M. and John F. Jr.

      Newspaper Article - Thursday, April 18, 1907 Sandy Creek News - Sandy Creek, New York - Box Estate - Surrogate Mead held court at Pulaski Thursday and received a petition for letters of administration on the estate of Philip Box of Pulaski, a well-known resident of Pulaski, who died on the 4th inst. Esther box left an estate of $16,000 in cash on deposit in various banks and it will be shared by his heirs who are Rollin D. Box, brother, Pulaski; Esther A. Froude, sister, Pulaski; Lora E. Smith, sister, Newport, Herkimer County, New York. George M. Box and John M. Box, nephews, Pulaski. Letters of administration were asked by Celia T. Cooper on the estate of her father, Melvin L. Trumbull, who died on March 5th last. The estate is valued at $1,200 real and $1,800 personal. Mr. Trumbull's widow lives in Rochester. His survivors are his wife, a daughter Celia T. Cooper, Pulaski, Nellie Taylor, granddaughter, Sandy Creek and Ralph S. Trumbull, grandson, Scriba.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2260] New York, State Census, 1865,, (Name: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).