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William Nelson Bresee
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1869
New Lisbon
Otsego County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1939
Otsego County
New York, USA

obit Friday, April 21, 1939 "The Otsego Farmer"

William Nelson Bresee, aged seventy, died in the Bassett Hospital Wenesday, April 12th at 3 o'clock. His death resulted from a heart attack following an operation Sunday. He was born in New Lisbon March 12, 1869, the son of George W. and France Emma (Ballard) Bresee. his family moved to Hartwick when he was a boy where he lived fro many years. April 21, 1904 he married Mrs. Lillie Buell Wilber of Pierstown. The funeral was held from the Stilwell Funeral parlors at Hartwick Saturday at 2 o'clock. The Rev. Wilber S. Sheriff, pastor of the First Baptist church in Cooperstown officiated. Interment was made in Hartwick cemetery. The bearers were his nephews George Bresee, Mac Bresee, Floyd Bresee, Ernest Manley, R. Manley and Deforest Whitney.

Surviving are the widow; one daughter, Mrs. Loren Lee of Cooperstown; a step-daughter, Mrs. Beula Williams of Fly Creek; a step-son, Walter Wilber of Cooperstown; three brothers, Frnak E. and George Allen Bresee both of Harwick; and Sidney Russell Bresee of Fly Creek; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Manley and Mrs. Grace Wllman both of Harwick; three grandchildren, Ruth, Loren, Jr., and Linda Lee all of Cooperstown.
Family links: 
  George W Bresee (1846 - 1909)
  Frances Emma Ballard Bresee (1849 - 1917)
  Lillie Buell Bresee (1873 - 1958)
  William Nelson Bresee (1869 - 1939)
  George Allen Bresee (1871 - 1960)*
  Mary Emma Bresee Manley (1878 - 1963)*
  Dorrence E Bresee (1886 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Hartwick Village Cemetery
Otsego County
New York, USA
Created by: Judy Parmer Morgan
Record added: Aug 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95750545
William Nelson Bresee
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