Nathan Monroe Flower

Nathan Monroe Flower

Birth
Oak Hill, Greene County, New York, USA
Death 4 Apr 1843 (aged 46)
Theresa, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Theresa, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 73651422 · View Source
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NATHAN MONROE FLOWER was born 14 Dec 1796 at Oak Hill, Greene County NY. In 1822, he and his wife came from Cherry Valley, a journey of 8 days, to Indian River, at the clearing and settlement of Theresa. By the next year, his woolen mill was operating. His works were later destroyed by fire. NATHAN FLOWER was a justice of the peace, in addition to his business. He died in the village 4 Apr 1843 and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery there.

In 1822 Nathan M. Flower came from Cherry Valley to the falls on Indian river, as the village settlement was then known, and started a fulling and cloth-dressing mill on the site of the Collis woolen factory of later years. He was well skilled in his trade but his works were subsequently destroyed by fire. Mr. Flower was a prominent personage in the new community and held several important town offices, notably that of justice of the peace. He died in the village April 4, 1843. Ex-Gov. Roswell P. Flower and Anson R. Flower, of Watertown, were Sons of Nathan M. Flower.



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14DEC1796-4APR1843


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  • Created by: 47305175
  • Added: 20 Jul 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 73651422
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nathan Monroe Flower (14 Dec 1796–4 Apr 1843), Find a Grave Memorial no. 73651422, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Theresa, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by 47305175 (contributor 47305175) .