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Leroy Jasper Gotham
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1899
Canton
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1975
Colton
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA

Roy Gotham
Roy Gotham died August 16, 1975 at
the age of 76 in the Potsdam Unit of the
Central St. Lawrence Health Services
following a short illness.
He was born June 14,1899 in Canton,
the son of Fred and Mary Thurston
Gotham and spent his life in Colton.
In 1919 he married Eva Seevey. She
preceded him in death in 1935.
In 1939 he married Alice O'Brien on
March 7.
He was a retired member of the Colton
Volunteer Fire Department.
Survivors include his wife; four
daughters, Barbara (Mrs. John) Christy
of Medina, Mrs. Ola McCarthy of
Winthrop, Janice (Mrs. William) Hicks
of Spencerport, and Jane (Mrs. Carl)
Miller of Colton; two sons, Linton of
Colton and Lowell of Keesville; 21
grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren;
four sisters, Mrs. Mable McRobbie of
Hermon, Virgie (Mrs. Percy) Hall of
Gouverneur, Mildred (Mrs. Charles)
LaValle of Framingham, Mass., and
Hildred (Mrs. Emery) Bush of Waddington.
The funeral was held at 11 a.m. on
August 18 at the United Methodist
Church in Colton with Reverend Seldon
Ward officiating.
Burial was in Pleasant Mound
Cemetery in Colton.
Seymour Funeral Home was in charge
of arrangements.
COURIER & FREEMAN, POTSDAM, N.Y.-TUESDAY. SEPT. 9, 1975

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Our sympathy is extended to the
family of Roy Gotham, good neighbor,
and cheerful man to meet in the village.
His passing is a loss to the community
COURIER & FREEMAN, POTSDAM, N.Y.-TUESDAY, SEPT. 2,1975

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Leroy was married twice first to Eva Sevey, she died in 1935. In 1939 he married Alice O'Brien Fearby. There were 5 children from his first marriage & 2 children by his second wife.
Roy & Eva's children were:
Barbara Gotham Christy B:1921
Linton Gotham B: 1923
Ola Gotham McCarthy B: 1925
Wendall Gotham B: 1927
Janice Gotham B: 1930

Roy & Alice's children
Jane Gotham Miller B: 1943
Lowell Gotham B: 1944 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Fred Herbert Gotham (1864 - 1934)
  Mary Luella Thurston Gotham (1874 - 1933)
 
 Spouses:
  Eva Sevey Gotham (1902 - 1935)*
  Alice Amanda O'Brien Gotham (1910 - 1987)*
 
 Children:
  Linton Sevey Gotham (1923 - 1984)*
  Ola Mae Gotham McCarthy (1924 - 2000)*
  Jane Ann Gotham Miller (1943 - 1992)*
  Lowell Hubert Gotham (1944 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mabel Maude Gotham McRobbie (1891 - 1979)*
  Virgie May Gotham Hall (1893 - 1982)*
  Lowell Herbert Gotham (1896 - 1933)*
  Fay Hermie Gotham (1897 - 1965)*
  Leroy Jasper Gotham (1899 - 1975)
  Harold Fred Gotham (1904 - 1988)*
  Douglas Glenn Gotham (1908 - 1976)*
  Charles Alvin Gotham (1910 - 1980)*
  Hildred Gotham Bush (1912 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Mound Cemetery
Colton
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Thelma Dickinson Moye
Record added: Jul 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73023090
Leroy Jasper Gotham
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Leroy Jasper Gotham
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- Thelma Dickinson Moye
 Added: Feb. 29, 2012
 
 
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