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Walter Ames

Walter Ames

Male 1835 - 1911  (~ 76 years)

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  • Name Walter Ames 
    Born Feb 1835 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jun 1911 
    Person ID I32990  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father David Ames,   b. 21 Oct 1804,   d. 4 Jan 1880  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Betsey Titus,   b. 12 Feb 1807,   d. 23 May 1889  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F12241  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rebecca McClary,   b. 1 Apr 1861, Wolfe Island, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1944, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
     1. Earl David Ames,   b. 4 Jul 1894, Richland, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1957  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F12243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Celestia Unknown,   b. 1861 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F13590  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Walter Ames - February, 1835 - June 25, 1911. Military Service Civil War: Enlisted August 27, 1862 in Company C, 147th Regiment New York Volunteers; Mustered out June 7, 1865 at Washington, D. C. Son of David and Betsey Titus Ames. Husband of Rebecca McClary Spicer Ames.
      Newspaper Obituary - June 25, 1911 Post-Standard - Syracuse, New York - Death Claims Guest of Watertown Family - Walter Ames, a Civil War Veteran of Richland, is Suddenly Stricken While Visiting Friends - Had Suffered from Ill Health for Several Months - Watertown, June 25 - While enjoying a visit at the home of friends here, Walter Ames, 76 years old, of Richland, a retired fanner and a veteran of the Civil War, suffered a stroke at 8 o'clock this morning which resulted in death a half hour later. Mr. Ames, accompanied by his wife, came here yesterday on the Club train, and they were spending a couple of days as guests of the Obleman family at No. 881 West Main street, before proceeding to Carthage, where they had planned to visit Mrs. William Sanders, a stepdaughter. Mr. Ames had been in poor health since March, although able to be about. Before leaving Richland yesterday he suffered from short breathing and consulted his physician. He felt better in the afternoon and decided not to postpone the trip here and to Carthage. He was walking towards the bathroom when suddenly stricken. Dr. J. A. Barnette was called, and later Coroner R. L. Smith heard the facts concerning the man's sudden death. Mr. Ames is survived by his wife; one son, Earl; of Richland; two brothers, Marshall Ames of Richland and Jewett Ames of Michigan, and a sister, Mrs. Martha Cash, of Norwich, besides two stepchildren. Clarence Spicer of Waterloo and Mrs. William Sanders of Carthage. The Remains win be taken to Richland tomorrow morning, where the funeral will be held at 8 o'clock Wednesday afternoon.