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Elbert Harrison Sterling Carver
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1901
Monroe County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1976
Monroe County
New York, USA


Elbert H. Carver, 74, who had been Scottsville's Mayor for 14 years, died Thursday, June 24, 1976, in his home, 6 Church Street, Scottsville. He had been ill and a patient in the hospital for several months.

Before being mayor of Scottsville, Mr. Carver had served as Wheatland peace justice and attorney of Wheatland Chili Central School District.

Mr. Carver, who was born in Chili, attended Scottsville schools and was graduated from West High School, Cornell University and the Cornell Law School. He was in law partnership with Barton Baker for 31 years. He then opened an office on Genesee St., Rochester in 1961.

His political background came from 25 years as a Republican County committeeman. He was a home improvement and building business man for 25 years.

Mr. Carver was a lover of history and built an extensive library in his home, a county landmark that was built in 1836.

Friends called at Cameron Funeral Home, where the following day services were held with Rev. Richard Seefried officiating. Interment at Oatka Cemetery.

He leaves his wife, Eleanor, and several cousins.

Friends may contribute to the Scottsville Ambulance fund, St. Mary's Church or Fellowship Baptist Church of Caledonia.

Caledonia Advertiser
Caledonia, New York
Thursday, 1 July 1976 
Family links: 
  William Carver (1865 - 1946)
  Harriet Ruth Miller Carver (1865 - 1948)
  Gladys Palmer Carver (1903 - 1965)*
  Eleanor Dorcas Pierce Carver (1914 - 1977)*
  Myron Miller Carver (1896 - 1954)*
  Robert Seymour Carver (1897 - 1918)*
  Harlow William Carver (1899 - 1924)*
  Elbert Harrison Sterling Carver (1901 - 1976)
*Calculated relationship
Oatka Cemetery
Monroe County
New York, USA
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Record added: Apr 23, 2012
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Elbert Harrison Sterling Carver
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