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Susan Marie "Susie" Gardner Balcom
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Birth: Feb., 1863
Otsego County
New York, USA
Death: Nov., 1909
Otsego County
New York, USA

Daughter of Peleg Gardner Jr. 1837-1888 and Malitta Pratt Gardner 1835- 1901. Married Edson N. Balcom December 28, 1880. I have a record of two children: Alida Balcom 1882
Glenn E Balcom 1890 1943.

"Mrs. Edson Balcom. Susie Gardner, wife of Edson Balcom died November 21st, at her home in Lena. Death was caused by grip terminating in a shock after two days illness. Mrs. Balcom was ninety-seven years old and is survived by her husband and one son, Glenn Balcom, who lives at home and one daughter, Mrs. George Eldred of Lena. She also leaves one sister, Mrs. William Lattin, of Hinman Hollow. She has lived in Lena nearly all her life and was loved and respected by all who knew her. The funeral was held Wednesday at the house, the Rev. F. E. Gaige of Hartwick, officiating and interment was in the Hartwick cemetery." ["The Otsego Farmer" (Cooperstown, NY)]
Thank you to Kathryn Hill for this obituary.

There is an error in the obituary. Mrs. Edson was 46 years of age, not 97. She was born in Feb 1863 and died in Nov 1909. 
Family links: 
  Peleg E. Gardner (1837 - 1888)
  Malitta Pratt Gardner (1835 - 1901)
  Edson N. Balcom (1859 - 1931)*
  Glenn Edson Balcom (1890 - 1943)*
  Susan Marie Gardner Balcom (1863 - 1909)
  Capitola Pratt Gardner Purple (1866 - 1894)*
*Calculated relationship
Hartwick Village Cemetery
Otsego County
New York, USA
Created by: Donna Davenport
Record added: Mar 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87371109
Susan Marie Susie <i>Gardner</i> Balcom
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In remembrance to my first cousin, 4x removed. Blessing be with you Susie.
- Donna Davenport
 Added: Mar. 28, 2014

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