|Birth: ||Jun., 1854|
New Jersey, USA
|Death: ||May 2, 1925|
New York, USA
Wife of George Sillman and mother of of William G., Benjamin, Percy, Edward, Ida M. (married Percy Mills) and Frank O. Sillman.
In 1880, Amanda (mistranscribed as Wanda), aged 26, was shown living in Brooklyn, NY with husband, George, aged 28, and children Edward Sillman, 7, and Ida M. Sillman, 5, and her brother, Isaac Newton, 22. Her husband, George, was shown to be an engineer and her brother, a railroad trackman.
In 1900, Amanda Sillman, aged 45, was shown living in Greenwich, Warren, New Jersey, with her children Edward, William G., Frank O., Grace E., Benjamin, and Percy R. Sillman.
Obituary - Mrs. George Sillman, of Patchogue, whose husband is a retired Long Island Railroad engineer, died on Saturday after a year's illness and funeral services were held on Tuesday afternoon from her late home on Carman Street, with the interment following in Lakeview Cemetery. Two years ago, Mr. and Mrs. Sillman celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. Besides her husband, she leaves four sons, William, Frank, Benjamin and Percy, and one daughter, Mrs. Percy Mills. She was born in New Jersey 70 years ago, and had been a resident of Patchogue for over 30 years. For the first time since it was organized, members of the local branch of the women of the Ku Klux Klan appeared at the funeral.
(1880, 1900 US Federal Census; Suffolk County News (Sayville), Friday, May 08, 1925, Page: 4)
George Sillman (1852 - 1930)*
Edward Sillman (1875 - 1902)*
Frank O Sillman (1885 - 1944)*
Note: Located in the Rice Section of the Waverly Avenue Cemeteries
Waverly Street Cemetery
New York, USA
Created by: Aislin
Record added: Aug 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29297229