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William F. Nye

Death 21 Jul 1896
Burial Medina County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 17309924 · View Source
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Medina Co. Gazette - July 23, 1896: William F. Nye one of the most prominent and best residents of Medina County, died at his home at Chippewa Lake on Tuesday morning of this week. He had been sick for two months being afflicted with stomach trouble.
Deceased was born at Glen's Falls N. Y. April 2 1816, and was therefor 80 years of age. He came with his parents to Ohio in 1817, settling in Westfield township, Medina County. He was married to Fannie Phillips Sept. 15, 1845, who with one son, George L. Nye survive his death.
In 1874 Mr. Nye was appointed superintendent of the County Infirmary and holding this position for nearly twelve years. The funeral will be held on Thursday morning at 10:00 from his late home at Chippewa Lake, and the body will be taken to LeRoy for burial.

Medina Co. Gazette - July 21, 1896: Wm. Nye died Tuesday, July 21, this morning; he has been sick for some time. He will be missed in many ways. He was a good citizen, interested in all that was good. A regular attendant of church and Sunday school. A faithful servant has gone to his reward.

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  • Created by: Beverly Sprowl Teibel
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17309924
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William F. Nye (unknown–21 Jul 1896), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17309924, citing Westfield Cemetery, Medina County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Beverly Sprowl Teibel (contributor 22571442) .