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Clayton Sylvanus Parker

Clayton Sylvanus Parker

Male 1893 - 1918  (25 years)

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  • Name Clayton Sylvanus Parker 
    Born 10 May 1893 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Oct 1918 
    Person ID I59988  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Henry White Parker,   b. 18 Jul 1867, Williamstown, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1900  (Age 32 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Claritta Mary Seamans,   b. 23 Oct 1866,   d. 24 Apr 1946  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 9 Jun 1891 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, June 4, 1891 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Invitations have been issued by Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Seamans to attend the marriage of their youngest daughter, Miss M. Ritta, and Mr. Henry Parker, of Syracuse. The happy event is looked forward to by many friends with pleasurable anticipation. It will occur June 10th.

      Newspaper Article - Thursday, June 18, 1891 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - A Pleasant Wedding - In response to invitations duly issued, a large number of guests assembled at the handsome residence of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Seamans, in this village, Wednesday, June 10th, at 5 p.m., to witness the nuptials of Henry W. Parker, of Syracuse, and Miss M. Ritta Seamans, youngest daughter of the parties named. The day was beautiful and the guests were merry. At the appointed hour, Rev. Bramley, standing under an arch of flowers, awaited the bridal party. Miss Carrie Allen presided at the organ, soon the groomsman, Mr. J. G. Caldwell, of Watertown, and the bridesmaid, Miss Minnie Seamans, sister of the bride, appearing, led the way followed by the bride and groom. The bridal party stood beneath a bell of flowers while the words that made the young people husband and wife were impressively spoken. Hearty congratulations followed from nearly one hundred guests and these were supplemented by a sumptuous repast of four courses that was nicely served and greatly enjoyed. There were many beautiful presents of china and silver, gifts of art, etc. Noticeably among them was a highly complementary letter, containing a check for $25, from Dey Brothers, with whom Mr. Parker holds a responsible position. The employees in that establishment presented a handsome sideboard. Mr. and Mrs. Parker our young people of most excellent reputation and they are the recipients of universal good wishes from all in their wide circle of acquaintances. May the future, which opens so brightly before them, never be over clouded. Their home will be in Syracuse.

      Newspaper Article - Thursday, June 18, 1891 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Married - In this village, June 10, 1891, at the residence of the bride's father, G. W. Seamans, by Rev. A. Bramley, Mr. Henry W. Parker, of Syracuse, and Miss M. Ritta Seamans.
    Family ID F14315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Mae Bambury,   b. 3 Feb 1890,   d. Sep 1976  (Age 86 years) 
     1. Anna Mae Parker,   b. 28 Oct 1916, Pulaski, Richland Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 2000  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary Elizabeth Parker,   b. 17 Sep 1915,   d. 12 May 2004  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F15712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

      Clayton Sylvester Parker, 25, one of Pulaski's youngest business men, passed away Sunday morning at 1 o'clock following an illness of ten days with pneumonia. He was born May 10, 1893, in Syracuse, where his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Parker then lived. The family moved to Pulaski 18 years ago, where the husband and father died a few months later. The junior Parker was a graduate of the Pulaski High school, class of 1909 and then took a course in electrical engineering. About four years ago he opened a business place in Pulaski which he conducted until stricken by influenza. He was a member of the Citizens club and of Pulaski lodge, F. and A. M., Pulaski chapter, R.A.M., and secratary of the Citizens band. Besides his widow he is survived by two daughters, Mary and Anna Parker: his mother, Mrs. M. Clarritta Parker, and a brother, Edward S. Parker, both of Pulaski. He was married about three years ago to Miss Anna M. Bambury of Orwell, the ceremony being performed by the Rev. T.T. Davies, pastor of the congregational church, Sandy Creek, who officiated at private funeral services held at the family home in Lake street at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning. Burial made in the Pulaski cemetery.

      Source: The Sandy Creek News, Oct 24, 1918
      Class of 1909 PACS