|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1844|
Van Buren County
|Death: ||Jun. 22, 1904|
Oliver R. Schuyler was born November 4, 1844 in Lawrence, Van Buren Co., Mich. He died at his home in this city June 22, after an illness of ten days. Pneumonia and heart trouble caused his death. Mr. Schuyler was married to Nettie Gilbert, a native of Ontario Co., N. Y., July 4, 1871. They came to Lynden about six years ago from the state of Michigan. He was a member of the Seven Day Adventist Church, having been baptized Sept. 13, 1903.
Five children and the widow survive him. The children all live in this county and they are: Gilbert R., Charles H., Cleveland R., Maude and Mrs. Clara Pierce. Three brothers and two sisters live in the state of Michigan. The funeral was held from the home Thursday afternoon, the service being conducted by Elder Sharp of Bellingham. Mr. Schuyler was a man of good principles and moral character. He was prominent in all movements for the good of the people. His death is mourned by many and his loss will be felt by the community as well as by the family.
(From The Pacific Pilot, June 30, 1904)
Ransom Schuyler (1814 - 1877)
Anjenette Sophia Gilbert Schuyler (1854 - 1935)
Maintained by: William DeCoursey
Originally Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Oct 06, 2002
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