Rev Charles Sherman Balcom

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Rev Charles Sherman Balcom

St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
Death 9 Sep 1915 (aged 86)
Williamstown, Oswego County, New York, USA
Burial Williamstown, Oswego County, New York, USA
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Memorial ID 124675815 · View Source
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Charles married Mary Jones on March 3, 1855. He married Clara Bolster on August 21, 1901.

Obituary (printed September 12, 1915):
Charles Balcom, an aged and highly respected citizen of this town, died Thursday morning, after an illness of about three years with a complication of disease and the infirmities of old age.
Mr. Balcom was born in St. Lawrence County, N.Y., and was 86 years old. He lived in Redfield for many years and was one of the best farmers in town. March 3, 1855, he married Miss Mary Jones, the fruits of this marriage being nine children, eight of whom are living--Mrs. Mary A. Davis of Deerfield, Mrs. Estella Bowles, of Utica, Evan, Oliver, Mrs. Leslie Elmer and Miss Lennie Balcom of Redfield, Mrs. W. A. Grant of Williamstown, and Everett of New York City. Mrs. Balcom died about 15 years ago. He also leaves one sister, Mrs. D. A. Jones of Florence.
August 21, 1901, Mr. Balcom married Miss Clara Bolster of West Monroe who survives. He purchased a fine residence in this village and had resided here since. Mr. Balcom was one of the best known men in this vicinity. He was an honest, industrious man and his friends were legion. He was a very religious man and often supplied the pulpits in Florence, Redfield and Williamstown in the M. E. Church.

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Charles Sherman Balcom
CO. B 93, N.Y.V. Inf
May 12 1829
Sept 9 1915

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