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John Metzger Corley
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1845
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1916
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA

Obituary from the Bedford Gazette, December 22, 1916

John Metzger Corley died at his home on Dry Ridge on Friday evening, December the 15th, after a lingering illness. He was a son of Jacob and Sarah Metzger Corley, deceased. He was aged 71 years, 10 months and 10 days.

He is survived by his wife, who was Miss Maria Mowry and the following children: Mary, wife of Harvey Brant, of Greensburg; Sarah, wife of Samuel Adams of Duquesne; William, of Boynton; Peter, of Boswell; Anna, wife of Emory May, and Jacob of Dry Ridge, and Henrietta, Lucinda and John at home. Hie is also survived by two sisters: Mrs. Solomon Diehl, of this place, and Mrs. Ellen Hext, of Cumberland, and 15 grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Trinity Reformed church, Dry Ridge, of which he was a member. Interment in the adjoining cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Corley (1821 - 1908)
  Sarah Metzger Corley (1817 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Maria E. Mowry Corley (1852 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah E. Corley Adams (1890 - 1947)*
  Lucinda Corley (1894 - 1922)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Barclay (1833 - 1913)**
  Louisa Elizabeth Corley Diehl (1843 - 1919)*
  John Metzger Corley (1845 - 1916)**
  John Metzger Corley (1845 - 1916)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Trinity United Church of Christ Cemetery
Juniata Township
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Kate Burroughs Ott
Record added: May 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69307790
John Metzger Corley
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John Metzger Corley
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- Kate Burroughs Ott
 Added: May. 3, 2011
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- Sue Allen
 Added: Sep. 30, 2012
 
 
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