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Sarah Cornelia Hollis

Sarah Cornelia Hollis

Female 1851 - 1916  (64 years)

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  • Name Sarah Cornelia Hollis 
    Born 26 Jul 1851 
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 Apr 1916 
    Person ID I88726  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father William Howard Hollis,   b. 17 Oct 1815,   d. 1895  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Maria Margaret Rima,   b. 24 Nov 1818,   d. Sep 1863  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 2 Mar 1839 
    Family ID F64458  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lewis Chapin Samson,   b. 1 Sep 1846,   d. 20 Sep 1909  (Age 63 years) 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F64457  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Henry John Stowell,   b. 10 May 1831,   d. 1 Aug 1897  (Age 66 years) 
     1. Grace Rosella Stowell,   b. 5 Jul 1877,   d. 7 Jul 1948  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F62553  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sarah Cornelia Hollis Stowell Samson - July 26, 1851 - April 21, 1916. Daughter of William Howard and Maria Margaret Rima Hollis. Wife of Henry John Stowell (married March 16, 1875 at Orwell, New York) & Lewis Chapin Samson (married November 7, 1903 at Orwell, New York.) [Note: For more information on Henry Stowell, please find him in this cemetery.]
      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, April 26, 1916 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Orwell - Mrs. Sarah Samson - Mrs. Sarah Samson passed away Friday morning, April 21st, after an illness of many months. She was a daughter of the late William Hollis and was united in marriage with Henry J. Stowell, March 16, 1875. To them were born three children, Grace R., Claude H., and Samuel Jay. A few years after the death of Mr. Stowell, his widow was united in marriage with Lewis S. Samson [sic], who died in September, 1909. The presents and influence of Mrs. Samson will be missed in several orders in Orwell, where she served as a faithful conscientious member as long as her health permitted. For many years she has been a member of the Congregational church and missionary society, S. M. Olmstead Relief Corps, Orwell Grange No. 66, L.O.T.M. Hive No. 270 and of the Women's Christian Temperance Union. The funeral services conducted in the church Monday forenoon by her pastor, Rev. T. T. Davies, were attended by a large number of friends and relatives. The Circle of Gleaners, and organized class of the Sunday School which was taught many years by Mrs. Samson was present in a body, also members of W.R.C., S. M. Olmstead Post and L.O.T.M. Hive No. 270. Among the relatives from out of town who attended the funeral were Jay Stowell, of Sheboygan, Wisconsin; Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Purdie, of Syracuse; Theron Hollis, of Ilion; Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Hollis, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hollis, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hollis, of Pulaski; John J. Hollis, W. C. Hollis, Mrs. E. Ingersoll, Lacona; Mrs. G. L. Stevens, Sandy Creek.