Harriet E. <I>Bloodough</I> Percy

Harriet E. Bloodough Percy

Jefferson County, New York, USA
Death 17 Dec 1945 (aged 83)
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Plot Section B
Memorial ID 67753729 · View Source
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The daughter of John W. Bloodough and Francelia E. Ingerson. Harriet or "Hattie" as she preferred being called at that time, married Addison E. Percy on 24 Nov 1881 at Clinton, Jefferson County, New York. They had six sons together named John Ward, Robert Ray, Harold Seymour, Hubert Glenn. Leslie Merton and David Lawrence.

Widow of Addison E. Percy Resident of This City for 43 Years.
Mrs. Harriet E. Percy, 83, of 306 Gale street, widow of Addison E. Percy and a resident of this city for the past 43 years, died this morning at 5:30 in the Mercy hospital where she had been a patient since Friday. She had been in poor health for the past month.
Mrs. Percy was born at Warren Settlement, near St. Lawrence, Aug. 20, 1862, eldest of three children of John and Francelia Bloodough. She was married to Mr. Percy Nov. 24, 1880, at Sand Bay. Her husband, a contractor of this city for years, died in 1926.
She had been a member of Bethany Methodist church for the past 35 years and served in the Women's Society of Christian Service and the Volunteer Bible class of the church.
She was the mother of six sons, of whom five survive her. They are David L., with who she made her home; J. Ward, Robert R. and Harold S. Percy of this city, and Leslie M. Percy of Los Angeles, Calif. Also surviving are a sister, Mrs. Cora Butts of Watertown, eight grandchildren. A brother, Attorney Edgar B. Bloodough, died in January, 1943.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 at the Cummings Funeral home with Rev. Lisle B. Caldwell, pastor of the Bethany Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be in the North Watertown cemetery. (Note that the date and location of their marriage was incorrectly recorded in this obituary)

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Gravesite Details Many thanks to Herb Reed for taking time out to find this obituary at the Watertown Library


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