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Olive L Thayer

Olive L Thayer

Female 1839 - 1927  (~ 87 years)

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  • Name Olive L Thayer 
    Born Jun 1839  Gouverneur, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 May 1927  Griffith Road, Gouverneur, NY buried Riverside Section K Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4166  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Rufus Thayer,   b. 1814, Gouverneur, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1902, Gouverneur, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Lavonia Coates 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F2404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Whitton,   b. 5 Apr 1828, Melrose c 1-6-1828 page 53 OPR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1916, Griffith Road, Gouverneur, NY buried Riverside Section K Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1865 
    Children 
     1. James Ralph Whitton,   b. 7 Jun 1866, Griffiths Bridge, North Gouvernour, NY USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1959, Edward John Noble Hospital, Canton buried Trinity, Morley, NY USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
     2. George Washington Whitton,   b. 5 Oct 1867, Gouverneur, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1953, buried Riverside Cemetery, Gouverneur NY Section K Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     3. John Whitton,   b. 1870, Gouverneur, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Gouverneur, NY, USA buried Riverside Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)  [natural]
     4. Margaret Whitton,   b. 1871, Gouverneur, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Gouverneur, NY, USA buried Riverside Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)  [natural]
     5. Olive B Whitton,   b. 16 Jan 1875, Gouverneur, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1958, Gouverneur. NY USA buried Riverside Section L Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     6. Archie McLean Whitton,   b. 14 Jul 1877, Gouverneur, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1939, buried Riverside Cemetary, Gouverneur, New York section K Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F1462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1870 census at Gouverneur, Saint Lawrence, NY
      at 1910 census at Gouverneur, Saint Lawrence, Ny indexed under Wht...er
      Birth: Jul. 14, 1877
      Gouverneur
      St. Lawrence County
      New York, USA
      Death: Jun. 12, 1939
      Richville
      St. Lawrence County
      New York, USA

      Daughter of Rufus Thayer and Livona Coats.

      Wife of George Whitton.

      MRS. OLIVE L. WHITTON

      Mrs Olive L. Whitton, aged 87 years, died at her home on the Griffithand Lockie Road at 2:30 o'clock Sunday afternoon. She lived in the house where she died for the past 63 years.
      Funeral services were held from her son's home Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, Rev. Maynard P. Beach, pastor, of the First Methodist church, officiated and burial was made in Riverside cemetery.
      Mrs Whitton was born in Gouverneur, June 24, 1839, the daughter of Rufus and Livona Coates Thayer. She was the widow of the late George Whitton, whose death occurred, in August 1916. Mrs. Whitton was the last surviving member of her family. Her grandfather was said tho be the second white child born in Gouverneur.
      The survivors include three sons, Arthur Whitton, at whose home she died; James Whitton, Morley; and George Whitton, Gouverneur; also one daughter, Mrs. Frank Goodison, Gouverneur.