Cora Belle Austin

Cora Belle Austin

Female 1864 - 1935  (71 years)

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  • Name Cora Belle Austin 
    Born 24 Jan 1864 
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Dec 1935 
    Age 71 years 
    Person ID I52014  Tree2020
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Ancestors William Fayette Austin
              b. 21 Jul 1835
              d. 6 Jun 1924  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Alzina Nichols
              b. 11 Jun 1841, Orwell, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 Aug 1903  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F19658  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Lewis Judah Macy
              b. Abt 1848, Ghent, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Feb 1926  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, January 29, 1885 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Away on Their Wedding Trip - A goodly company of invited guests assembled at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Austin, on Tuesday afternoon if the present week. The happy occasion was the marriage of Mr. Austin's eldest daughter with Mr. L. J. Macy, well-known as one of the hardware merchants of this place, a prosperous, energetic young man, and one who has made his own way in the world by hard work and close attention to business. The ceremony was performed by Rev. C. W. Brooks, pastor of the M. E. Church. An elegant repast was served and the occasion was one of real enjoyment to those present. The newly wedded couple took the evening train for the East and will visit Albany before their return. Among the numerous presents were the following: White sewing machine, parents of the bride; two gold and two silver statuettes, very elegant, Michigan Stove Company; photo album, Lizzie and Fred Austin; cut glass water set, Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Austin and Miss C. O. Bumpus; cake basket, Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Macy; set tea spoons, Lillie Fillmore; butter knife, Lena Nichols; silver berry spoon, Dr. and Mrs. Towsley; pair napkin rings, Mr. and Mrs. F. G. West; silver gravy ladle, Helen Chase; nut picks, Mr. and Mrs. A. B. Frary; mustard pot, Ruth M. Austin; desert spoons, Rita Seamans; cake trays, Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Kinney; cake basket, Mr. Mrs. Dennis Austin; pair towels, Mrs. Debora Austin; napkins, Ida Chase; teapot, R. E. Averill; butter dish, Dora Austin; hanging lamp, Mr. and Mrs. J. Macy; elegant vases, Lizzie A. Sperry, of Detroit, Michigan; silk handkerchief, Mrs. L. Weir; napkin ring, Ora D. Austin; nut picks and cracker, G. W. Nichols; framed steel engraving, Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Muzzy and daughter, bedspread, Mr. and Mrs. D. W. Austin.

      Newspaper Article - Thursday, January 29, 1885 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - In this village, at the residence of the brides father, Mr. W. F. Austin, January 27, 1885, by Rev. C. W. Brooks, Mr. Lewis J. Macy and Miss Cora B. Austin, all of this village.
    Married: 1x1. Cora Flossie Macy
              b. 14 Jan 1888, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Mar 1959  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F19659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Cora Belle Austin Macy - January 24, 1864 - December 11, 1935. Plot D-178. Daughter of William Fayette and Alzina Nichols Austin. Wife of Lewis J. Macy.
      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, December 18, 1935 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Mrs. Lewis J. Macy - Mrs. Cora Austin Macy, widow of the late Lewis J. Macy, died suddenly at her home on Broad street. late Wednesday afternoon, December Ilth, following an illness of but three days. Cora Belle Austin was born in Pulaski January 24, 1864 a daughter of William Fayette and Alzina Nichols Austin. She attended the village school and had always made her home here. On January 27, 1885 she was married to Mr. Macy, who for many years was a leading businessman in this village and prominent in local patriotic and fraternal organizations. He died in February, 1926. Mrs. Macy took over his insurance business, representing the Providence Washington and Firemen's Fund Insurance companies, and continued to conduct it. Mrs. Macy was a member of J. B. Butler Women's Relief Corps. and a charter member of Pulaski Chapter No. 159, order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. F. Clayton Clark of Syracuse and a sister Miss Elizabeth Austin of this village. The funeral was held from the home Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Brother R. H. Barber. Manager of Syracuse Center of Jehovah's Witnesses officiating. Burial was in the family plot in Pulaski cemetery. The bearers were Fred G. Mahaffy, Hugh F. Whitney. T. A. Campbell, William Prescott, William Eason and Donald Clark.