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William Farnsworth
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Birth: 1828
Lincolnshire, England
Death: Jul. 28, 1904
Verona
Oneida County
New York, USA

Baptized 23 Nov 1828 at Mareham le Fen, Lincolnshire, England.

Rome Sentinel: Saturday July 30, 1904 VERONA NEWS
FARNSWORTH, WILLIAM
Death of William Farnsworth, an Old and Esteemed Resident.

Verona, July 30 -- William Farnsworth, one of the oldest and most respected residents of this village died at 9:30 p.m. Thursday. He had been in poor health for the past five years. At the time of his death, Mr. Farnsworth was making his home with his daughter, Mrs. Michael Snyder. He was born in England 75 years ago, and was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Wright Farnsworth. When about 4 years old, he came to this country with his parents who located in Verona. He was the last of his family. He followed farming all his life. He leaves five daughters and three sons: Mrs. Michael Snyder, Mrs. G. W. Oatman, Mrs. Elmer Dann, Mrs. Philip Oatman, Verona; Mrs. W. F. Sherman, Rome; Albert and George Farnsworth, Verona; Bradford L. Farnsworth, Oriskany. He also leaves thirty-four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

Mr. Farnsworth belonged to no church, but his life was exemplary and full of deeds of kindness. He was upright in his dealings with all and merited the confidence and respect given him.

The funeral will be held from the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Michael Snyder, tomorrow (Sunday) at 1 p.m. and at the First Presbyterian Church here at 2 o'clock. The friends and acquaintances of Mr. Farnsworth are invited to attend the services. The burial will be made in the cemetery here.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wright Farnsworth (1784 - 1856)
  Mary Atkin Farnsworth (1788 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Eliza Draper Farnsworth (1829 - 1874)
 
 Children:
  Clarissa E. Farnsworth Snyder (1851 - 1929)*
  George Farnsworth (1853 - 1930)*
  Ernetta Farnsworth Oatman (1856 - 1928)*
  Ida M. Farnsworth Dann (1862 - 1939)*
  Bradford Lorenzo Farnsworth (1866 - 1941)*
  A. Della Farnsworth Jarmon (1869 - 1950)*
  Eliza M. Farnsworth Sherman (1871 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wright Farnsworth (1812 - 1899)*
  Mary Farnsworth Farnsworth (1818 - ____)*
  Frances Farnsworth Daniel (1822 - 1903)*
  William Farnsworth (1828 - 1904)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No marker found Cemetery records
 
Burial:
Verona Cemetery
Verona
Oneida County
New York, USA
Plot: born in England 75 years
 
Maintained by: CMGregg
Originally Created by: Bea Lastowicka
Record added: May 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37228960
William Farnsworth
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