Elvira <I>Gurley</I> Bartlett

Elvira Gurley Bartlett

Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 21 Jun 1893 (aged 70)
Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
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Memorial ID 96066202 · View Source
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She was born in Sandy Creek, May 8, 1823, and died at the home of her daughter Mrs. Huffstater, June 21, 1893 She was the daughter of Benjamin and Clara Gurley. About forty three years ago she was married tb Mr Perry Bartlett, who died a little over a year ago She united with the Baptist church about the year 1877, of which she was a valuable member until death She leaves two brothers and three sisters, three sons and one daughter to mourn the loss they are called to sustain. The names of her childien are, O. Eugene, Arvilla Huffstater, Udelle and Harvey. She fitted her place nobly as wife, mother, sister and neighbor, and will be greatly missed by the church. Her last days were her best, as without a cloud in her sky she went home in triumph. The funeral was held at the house where she died on Friday, at 2:30 p.m. Rev. E.F. Maine her former pastor officiated and preached from Psalms 11 :15: "Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints."

Source: Sandy Creek News, June 29, 1893

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