Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cones in:
 • Hillside Cemetery
 • Chilton
 • Calumet County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Sarah Maria Potter Cone
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 20, 1837
Elmira
Chemung County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1912
Green Bay
Brown County
Wisconsin, USA

Sarah Cone Chilton Times September 21, 1912

Many of the older inhabitants of this vicinity will be grieved to learn of the death of Mrs. C. G. Cone which occurred on Tuesday night at the home of W. E. Barber at Green Bay after a brief illness. Mrs. Cone was in fairly good health until Sunday morning when she was stricken with paralysis and gradually grew weaker until death came.
Sarah Potter was born in Elmira, N.Y., June 30, 1837 and remained in her native home until she was married to the late Coradon G. Cone in 1858 when she came to Chilton and located on a farm one mile north of this city. In 1864 she resided a short time at Menasha. In 1869 when Mr. Cone received an appointment in the treasury department at Washington, D.C. she accompanied him to that city remaining there three years and then returning to Chilton.
In 1880 she again accompanied her husband to Washington and remained there until his death on Feb. 26, 1903 when she returned to Wisconsin and lived with her son, George, at Spruce, Oconto County, until 1905 when she went to Portland, Oregon, to make her home with her son, Thomas. In August of 1911 she returned to Wisconsin and resided with her son, George at Shiocton.
Some three weeks ago she went to Green Bay to visit at the Barber home and while there passed away. Mrs. Cone was a woman of intelligence and as popular with all who knew her. Her death will be a shock to old friends and neighbors.
The remains were brought to this city on Thursday afternoon and taken from the train to the family lot in the Breed cemetery. She is survived by two sons, George of Shiocton and Thos. of McMinnville, Oregon.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Aaron Frederick Potter (1813 - 1883)
  Maria Lewis Owen Potter (1814 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Corydon Goodrich Cone (1829 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  George Potter Cone (1860 - 1949)*
  Thomas Eligah Cone (1861 - 1942)*
  Walter Goodrich Cone (1863 - 1887)*
  Kitty Beadle Cone (1872 - 1877)*
  Johnnie Cone (1874 - 1877)*
  Hobart Cone (1876 - 1877)*
 
 Sibling:
  Sarah Maria Potter Cone (1837 - 1912)
  George Frederick Potter (1839 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Chilton
Calumet County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Mark Persons
Record added: Mar 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67533274
Sarah Maria <i>Potter</i> Cone
Added by: Janell Shumaker Keuler
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service