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Oscar Van Etta
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Birth: Nov., 1861
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1931
New York, USA

Oscar Van Etta, was married twice, 1st wife Fannie Klinkhart, 2nd wife Elmina Curry.

He married Elmina "Minnie" Curry on 25 Jun 1918. The "brother in law Robert Eyre" in the obit was her sister Ella's husband. Oscar was Minnie's 3rd husband.

name: Oscar Vanetta
event: Marriage
event date: 25 Jun 1918
event place: , New York, United States
age: 53
estimated birth year: 1865
father: Peter Vanetta
mother: Elizabeth Lettice
spouse: Minnie Vanburen
spouse's age: 47
spouse's estimated birth year: 1871
spouse's father: Peter Curry
spouse's mother: Margaret Grant

Published in the Amsterdam Recorder, Friday, March 27, 1931, Page 22, Column 1.

Oscar Van Etta, aged 75 years, died on Wednesday at the Ogdensburg hospital, where he had been ill of pneumonia for the last four weeks. He was a former resident of Canajoharie and for many years he resided in Utica, where he was well known.

He is survived by his widow. The body will be brought to this village and the funeral held at the home of Robert Ayre on West Main street Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The Rev. William M. Baum, D. D., pastor of St. Mark's Lutheran church, will conduct the service. Burial will be in Prospect Hill cemetery.


Published in The Morning Herald, Gloversville and Johnstown, N.Y., Saturday, March 28, 1931, Page 5, Column 5.

Oscar Van Etta, 74, Passes Away in Ogdensburgh Hospital
CANAJOHARIE—Oscar Van Etta, native of Canajoharie well remembered by the older residents, died on Wednesday evening, March 25 at the State Hospital at Ogdensburgh of pnemounia after an illness of a few days. Deceased for several years has resided at Watertown and has been a patient at the hospital for the past four weeks. Deceased was about 74 years of age and was born in Canajoharie a son of Peter and Elizabeth Van Etta. His education was obtained in the schools of this place, where he resided for many years. For some years, he resided in Utica and some years ago went to Watertown to reside. He was a member of the Moose Lodge of Utica.

The remains were motored here on Friday afternoon and taken to the home of his brother-in-law, Robert N. Eyre at 98 West Main street, where the funeral will be held this afternoon at 2 and the interment will be in Prospect Hill cemetery. Rev. William M. Baton, Jr. D. D. of St. Mark's Lutheran church will officiate.

Family links: 
  Peter Van Etta (1828 - 1916)
  Elizabeth Lettice Van Etta (1832 - 1895)
  Frederika Klinkhart Van Etta (1857 - 1911)
  Emma Van Etta (1853 - 1862)*
  Oscar Van Etta (1861 - 1931)
*Calculated relationship
Oscar Van Etta
Note: Oscar and Fanny Van Etta are buried in the same plot as Peter Van Etta.
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Montgomery County
New York, USA
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