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Emma J. Gerow Callahan

Salem, Washington County, New York, USA
Death 4 Jan 1948 (aged 75)
Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County, New York, USA
Burial Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 111533852 · View Source
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Emma was the daughter of John Gerow of Montreal, Quebec Province, Canada and Margaret Murray Gerow of Ireland. Margaret and John were married on . Margaret and John had ten children. They were: Mary Gerow was born in March 1871 in Salem, New York; Emma Gerow was born on 10 August 1872; Joseph Gerow was born in 1874; Julia F. Gerow was born on 04 April 1876; Margaret "Maggie" Gerow was born on 08 February 1878; James Gerow was born on 26 November 1880; Agnes T. Gerow was born on 09 September 1882; Catherine Gerow was born on 31 January 1885; Frank Gerow was born in 1889; and Nora Gerow was born on 10 March 1895.

Emma married Patrick H. Callahan on . Emma and Patrick had four children. They were: Frank P. Callahan was born on ; John J. Callahan was born on ; Leo A. Callahan was born on ; and Florence Callahan was born on .

Note: Mrs. Callahan dies at home. Mrs. Emma J. Gerow Callahan of 1369 Sante Fe Street died at her home early yesturday afternoon. Born in Salem, New York on 10 August 1872, Mrs. Callahan was the widow of Patrick H. Callahan, who died in Hoosick Falls, Washington County, New York in 1928. She had been a resident of Schenectady since that date. Survivors include three sons, Frank P. Callahan, John J. Callahan, and Leo A. Callahan. All of this city; a daughter, Mrs. Florence Webster of Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County, New York; three brothers, Joseph Gerow of Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York; John Gerow of Sebewaing, Huron County, Michigan; and Frank Gerow of Mount Vernon, Westchester County, New York; a sister, Mrs. James McCarty of Cambridge, Washington County, New York; and eight grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in her home, and at 11:00 a.m. in Saint John the Evangelist Church of which she was a member. Burial will be in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Hoosick Falls. Published By: Schenectady Gazette Monday, 05 January 1948 on Page: 20.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma J. Gerow Callahan (10 Aug 1872–4 Jan 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111533852, citing Saint Mary's Cemetery, Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .