Delia <I>Close</I> Baldwin

Delia Close Baldwin

Butterville, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Death 5 Jul 1938 (aged 78)
Oswego County, New York, USA
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot O 35
Memorial ID 18926827 · View Source
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Mrs. Delia Close Baldwin, widow of Clarence L. Baldwin, died July 5, 1938, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. George Wells, after an illness of five weeks which resulted from a heart ailment and the development of a streptoceocus infection.

Mrs. Baldwin was born August 4,1859 in Butterville, near Smithville in Jefferson county, her parents being the late Sanford and Sarah Daggett Close. Her early life was spent in the vicinity of Butterville. For several years she taught in the Moira and Lawrenceville schools, before her marriage November 9, 1881 to Clarence L. Baldwin, son of Leman and Malvina Woodard Baldwin of Sandy Creek. They were married in Nicholville, by Rev.J.O. Blaisdell and following their marriage came to Sandy Creek, where Mrs. Baldwin has since resided. She and Mr. Baldwin observed their 50th wedding
anniversary in 1931. Mr. Baldwin died February 13, 1932.

Mrs. Baldwin is survived by her dauhgter, Mrs. Bessie Wells And by. one son, Hubert Baldwin of Watertaon. Two grandchildren, Jack Wells and Barbara Baldwin; and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held at the Wells home at 2 p.m. thursday afternoon, with Rev. F.Dwight Flinn, pastor of the Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn cemetery, Sandy Creek

Source: Sandy Creek News, July 6 1938

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