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Eliza Jane Plissey Drost
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Birth: May 15, 1823
Saint John County
New Brunswick, Canada
Death: Dec. 22, 1930
Caribou
Aroostook County
Maine, USA

Funeral servces were held on Wednesday of last week at the Lyndon school house for Mrs. Peter Drost, who passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ada Brown after an illness of four months. Rev. W. S. of the Pentecostal Church officiated. Several hymns were sung by Mrs. Edward Wright and Mrs. Cella Chaney. The bearers were Charles Curry, Vital Thibodeau, John Brown an Albert Homes. Interment was made at the Lyndon Cemetery. Mrs. Drost, who before her marriage was Eliza Plissey, was born in Sheffield, N.B., May 15th, 1823, making her over 107 years of age at the time of her death. She came to Caribou with her parents when about three years old and has spent the greater part of her life here. She was married twice. Her first husband was Nathan Sinnet and to them children two children were born, Nathan, Jr. and Almeda Sinnett. her second husband, Peter Drost, passed about 45 years ago, seven children were born of this second union, six of whom survive; Peter, Douglas, Abraham, Albert, Sanford and Mrs. Ada Brown. Mrs. Drost was a member of the Three Quarter Century Club and was presented with a medal to the oldest member in the state. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Peter Drost (1826 - 1885)*
 
 Children:
  Albert George Drost (1864 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lyndon Cemetery
Caribou
Aroostook County
Maine, USA
 
Maintained by: Robert Hodsdon
Originally Created by: Tim & Grace
Record added: Nov 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31448527
Eliza Jane <i>Plissey</i> Drost
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Eliza Jane <i>Plissey</i> Drost
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Eliza Jane <i>Plissey</i> Drost
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 Added: Sep. 1, 2012
 
 
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