VARIOUS 1882 DEATH NOTICES
Found in the
In the Surrounding Counties Section of
All are of the Thursday Morning edition unless otherwise stated.
Names are copied exactly as they appear in the newspaper.
(I noticed some misspellings of names while I was doing this extraction and that many of the names were spelt as they sounded).
Col. David (
Armstrong, colored child (parents lived at Devol's Dam)
Athey, Mrs. Mary
Bailey, Mrs. Eliza (widow of the late G. W. Bailey)
Baker, Mrs. Nancy
Barnes, Robt., Jr.
Bearnhardt [sic], George
Bell, Nathan Mrs.
Brabham, Walter, Esq.
Braddock, Mrs. Sarah
Bringham, Mrs. Julia R.
Buck, Mrs. Maria E. (mother of Mrs. Grabe)
Burch, Captain Heram
Carpenter, Mrs. Jane
Caywood, Samuel (aka "Uncle Sammy")
Cook, Mrs. J. P.
Crane, A. B.
Cunningham, Mrs. Emma (dau. of Mrs. Carlin)
Curtis, Mrs. Mary (mother of Hon. W. F. Curtis)
Daniels, Mrs. Mary (wf. of Capt. J. B. Daniels
Davis, Eff (son of C. C. Davis)
Deming, W. H.
Ditzel, Mrs. Lizzie
Dowle, Mrs. Kate
Dugan, L. G.
Dunbar, 99 yr. old son of William Dunbar of the Revolutionary
Dye, Mrs. Elizabeth
Eaton, Miss Rose (grand-dau. of Mrs. Mary Atkinson)
Eels, John M.
Enochs, Mrs. Elizabeth
Fiske, Mrs. Esther A. (wf. of Jacob Fisk)
Flannery, Mrs. Mary
Flaunders, Mrs. James
Fleming, Joseph (bro. of Peter Fleming)
Fletcher, Mrs. Mary Ann (wf. of Shereblah[sic] Fletcher, Revolutionary War)
Freed, Miss Merideth (dau. of Adam Freed)
Garen, Mrs. Nancy
Gearhart, Peter J. (2 notices)
Grant, Mrs. Hester (wf. of Graydon Medlicott) (see Graydon Medlicott notice)
Haddow, Hon. John (Ex-Representative)
Haney, James P.
Hanson, Miss Flora
Henderson, Capt. Josiah
Hill, John R.
Hoff, Mrs. Lavinia
Jack, Mrs. Alfretta (dau. of John Hill)
Johnson, son of 'Squire Wm. Johnson
Kelly, Mrs. Lizzie Wiley (wf. of T. H. Kelly)
King, Phil. (connected with Cadwalader Photography Gallery)
Kinkead, mother of Colonel I. B. Kinkead
Knapp, wife of Chas. Knapp
Knox, Mrs. Fannie (wf. of Geo. Knox)
Laub, Charles P.
Macgruder, Chas. L.
Marsh, Philip E.
Martin Mrs. Nancy (wf. of Z. Martin)
McGuire, widow of the late James McGuire
Mills, Colonel John
Mills, Geo. W.
Murgrige [sic], Newell
O'Leary, Mrs. Maria (wf. of Capt. Dennis O'Leary)
Olney, P. J.
Pearce?? [Rearce], Fred E. Esq.]
Perry, Mrs. Charls
Petty, Miss Ida (dau. of Henry & Nancy Petty)
Pontius, Catharine (dau. of Jacob & Barbara Pontius)
Posey, Miss Ella (dau. of Dudley Posey)
Putnam, wf. of Jas. F. Putnam, Esq.
Rathbone, Mrs. Charles
Rearce [Pearce??], Fred E., Esq.
Reed, Mrs. Belinda B. (wf. of D. M. Reed)
Rememy, John (father of a. w. Rememy)
Robertson, Miss Maggie M. (dau. of Thos. Robertson)
Roemer, Mrs. Barbara
Salbaugh, Mrs. Doratha
Schafer, Mrs. Mary (see Hester Tarbin's notice)
Schmidt, Mrs. Josephine (dau. of John Ritter)
Schuff, Mrs. John
Schultheiss, Willie (son of Jacob Schultheiss)
Sinclair, Mrs. Maggie (wf. of Councilman J. B. Sinclair)
Slocomb, John M. (father of Mrs. Henry Lord)
Smith, Samuel R.
Spencer, Miss Minnie (dau. of Frederick Spencer)
Sprague, Dr. J. B.
Stephens, Joseph L.
Tarbin, Mrs. Hester (see Mary Schafer notice)
Torpy, Michael (father of Sheriff Torpy)
Tupper, Mrs. Catherine (relict of the late Cyrus Meriam)
Van Metre, Mrs. J. W.
Wehrum, little son of Mr. & Mrs. John Wehrum
Wilking, Mrs. Franz Jr.
Wilson, Miss Mary (dau. of Hugh & Isabelle Wilson)
Wood, Jos. Mrs.
Woodruff, Mr. Abner
January 5, 1882
Joseph McVAY, of
January 12, 1882
Mr. Harvey HOFFMAN, aged 59, of Matamoras, died of heart disease on the 2d inst.
Robt. BARNES, Jr., of
John M. EELS, long the manager of the manufacturing department of the Marietta Chair Company, died on the morning of Jan. 4th. Mr. EELLS commenced a regular course at
Thursday, Jan. 19, 1882
Mr. James P. HANEY died at his home on the west side of the
Capt. Josiah HENDERSON died at his home in Belpre, the 9th inst. Capt. HENDERSON, was one of the early settlers, being born Sept. 18, 1800.
January 26, 1882
Mr. Jacob THEIS, of Fearing, died recently, aged 73 years.
A. B. CRANE, of Williamstown, died recently at the Athens Asylum. [In Wash. Co., News section]
Mrs. Doratha SALBAUGH, formerly of
A young man by the name of Abner MEAD was recently drowned in the creek a short distance below Scott Town.
February 2, 1882
John HESS, aged about 23(28), died of consumption on the 20th ult., in Aurelius township.
Mrs. Mary, wife of Capt. J. B. DANIELS, of Harmar, died early Sunday morning of last week, after an illness of several weeks.
The wife, age 45, of Mr. Chas. KNAPP, of Marietta, died at her late home in that city on Tuesday of last week, of an ailment peculiar to females.
February 9, 1882
L. G. DUGAN, of Dunham, died Jan. 26th, of typhoid fever aged 26 years.
Mrs. Margaret NEEDHAM, wife of Mr. Stephen NEEDHAM, of Dunham township, died January 27th, aged 84 years.
Mr. John MILLER, of
February 16, 1882
The wife of Joseph L. STEPHENS, of Marietta, recently died, quite suddenly, of neuralgias of the heart.
Mrs. Elizabeth DYE, in her 74th year, was found dead in bed at her home in
February 23, 1882
Michael TORPY, father of Sheriff TORPY, of this county, died at the beginning of last week in his 81st year.
Alvin RECKARD, a well known citizen of
Samuel CAYWOOD, better known all over the county as “uncle Sammy” died recently at his home near
Walter BRABHAM, Esq., an old and well known member of the legal profession, at
Chas. MEYER, who was a patient in the Athens Asylum for the Insane, from
Col. David ALBAN, Prosecuting Attorney of this county, was found dead in this bed at his late home in
March 2, 1882
William COBB, who went from Coal Run to Bellaire, two years ago, was fatally injured while at work in the Heathering Coal Mine of that place recently.
Charles P LAUB, of Marietta, who has been missing, since Monday of last week, was found in the mud left by the back water on Third street, near the railroad trestle in that city. It is supposed he tried to ford the street, and the water being too deep he fell from his horse and was drowned.
March 9, 1882
Mrs. Maria E. BUCK died, Monday of last week, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. GRABE, in Harmar. She was upwards of 89 years old.
Last Monday about noon Mrs. Barbara ROEMER, aged fifty-one, a widow with one child, was found dead in her kitchen, in the rear of her bar room, on
March 16, 1882
Valmer BROWN, of
Joel HILDERBRAND, aged 80 years, died March 2d, at his home in Fearing township
RUSK, a graduate of
Peter J. GEARHART died in
Peter J. GERHART, aged 56, of Marietta, recently died of lung disease, after protracted sickness, at his late home in that city.
March 23, 1882
Mr. Geo. W. WELLS, aged 69, who has for many years been a resident of
Colonel John MILLS died at his home in
March 30, 1882
An old and well known citizen, of
Phil. KING, a young man well known in Marietta, and connected with Cadwalader’s photograph gallery, in that city, died, very suddenly of a hemorrhage, Tuesday morning of last week.
James McWILLIAMS, formerly a favorably known citizen of Matamoras, this county, died, recently, in the 91st year of his age, at Buena Vista, Allegheny county, Pa., at the residence of hi son-in-law.
April 6, 1882
The widow of
Frederick BOESHAER, of Lower Salem, lately died, suddenly, on a railroad train when approaching
A little son of Mr. and Mrs. John WEHRUM, of
Mrs. Belinda B. REED, wife of D. M. REED, of Harmar, died, Friday evening 24th ult. She as about 50 years old.
Chas. Blake, of Lower Salem, who went to
Philip E. MARSH, aged 36, of
Mrs. Eunice ANDERSON, late of
Alexander POSEY, of Little Muskingum, died, very suddenly, about two o’clock Tuesday morning of last week. He woke up and complained to his wife of a smothering sensation and died in a few minutes. He was 74 years old.
April 13, 1882
Mrs. Jos. WOOD, died Sunday of last week at her home near
Mrs. Alfretta JACK, daughter of Mr. John HILL, died Tuesday morning, of last week, of consumption, at the home of her parents, on
April 20, 1882
Mrs. Nathan BELL, of
Ephriam GOULD, of
aged 12, daughter of Jacob and Barbara PONTIUS, of
Josephine SCHMIDT died in
Mrs. Mary, mother of Hon. W. F. Curtis, died at her home in
An old lady named Catharine HIGHLAND died at
April 27, 1882
Hon John HADDOW, ex-Representative, died, suddenly, of heart disease at his home in Barlow, one day last week.
Mrs. Eliza, aged 78, widow of the late G. W. BAILEY, of
May 4, 1882
Johnson, son of ‘Squire Wm. JOHNSON, died in
P. J. OLNEY, an old citizen, died at his residence on the
John TIDD, an old resident of this county, died in
May 11, 1882
The wife of Jas. F. PUTNAM, Esq., of Lowell, died lately, as the result of Maternity.
Mr. John SWAYNE who, recently removed with his wife and child from Wesley to
Mrs. Emma, wife of Mr. J. CUNNINGHAM, died of consumption, Sunday of last week, at the residence of her mother, Mrs. CARLIN, of Barlow.
Mrs. Mary SCHAFER, of Little Muskingum, died April 26th, aged about 65 years and on the same day Mrs. Hester A. TARBIN, of
Mrs. Mary Ann FLETCHER, of Belpre, aged 76 years, died, bery suddenly, on Friday, April 28th. Her husband, Shereblah, was a soldier in the Revolution, for which servcice the widow drew a pension.
Miss Maggie M. daughter of Mr. Thos. ROBERTSON, late Master Mechanic at the C. & M. R. R. shops,
June 1, 1882
Mrs Mary ATHEY died at her home in
Miss Minnie, daughter of Frederick SPENCER aged about 17 years recently died at her late home in
Mrs. Kate DOWLE, whose husband was buried recently, died last Sunday, at her hime in Vincent. This is the fourth death in the same family within a year.
Mrs. Lavinia HOFF, a resident of Cow Run, was found dead, Tuesday afternoon of last week, near her house. She had for years been subject to fits, and they had lately increased in number and violence and her death was evidently the result of one of her usual attacks.
June 8, 1882
Mrs. Catherine TUPPER, relict of the late Cyrus MERIAM, born in
June 15, 1882
Mrs. Nancy BAKER, in her 78th year, recently died at her late home in Matamoras.
Mr. Terrence McKENNA, of
Mary McCAULEY, an aged lady inmate of the Washington Coutny Infirmary, recently died at that institution.
George BEARNHARDT, aged 56, a well known citizen of
Miss Merideth FREED, daughter of Adam FREED, of Warren, died Wednesday morning, of last week, of Typhoid fever, aged 20 years.
Mr. Paul SMITH, of Barlow, who recently died, was one of the first settlers of that township, where he passed the greater part of his life.
June 22, 1882
David BOWMAN, of
Mrs. Jane CARPENTER, a respected resident of Harmar, was found dead in her bed, Wednesday morning of last week.
Mrs. Esther A. wife of Jacob FISKE, who removed three months since from
Mrs Lizzie Wiley KELLY, aged 27, the wife of T. H. KELLEY, Esq., of Cincinnati, and daughter of Arthur WILEY of Columbus, formerly Marietta, died at her home Sunday evening of last week, and her remains were interred at Marietta on the following Wednesday. She had been married only a year and her untimely death was caused wide spread sorrow among a numerous circle of warm friends.
July 27, 1882
Mrs. J. P. COOK, a well known resident of
Ephriam TRUE, of
Alexander CASSELL, a well known and esteemed elderly citizen of
James MERCER, of
Fortunate COOK who lived in
August 3, 1882
Calvin FINCH, an aged citizen of Scott’s Landing, died Sunday of last week.
The widow of the late James McGUIRE died at Belpre, Sunday of last week, of cancer.
John SPRINGER, who lately died at the Washington County Infirmary, claimed to be 108 years old.
James MERCER, of
Newell MURGRIGE [sic], formerly of
Mrs. Maria, wife of Capt. Dennis O’LEARY, of
John M. SLOCOMB, formerly of
Aug. 10, 1882
Mrs. J. W. VAN METRE, a well known resident of Belpre, died, Wednesday of last week, after brief illness, of cholera morbus.
Stephen BACON, late of
August 17, 1882
Chas. L. MAGRUDER, formerly of
Jacob SCHNEIDER, of
Mrs Franz WILKING, Jr., lately died, at
Miss Flora HANSON late a patient in the Athens Asylum from Warner, this county, recently died in that institution.
Mrs. Maggie SINCLAIR, wife of Councilman J. B. SINCLAIR, of
The Leader says that Mrs. Nancy GAREN, who died July 18th, was a pioneer woman of this county, having been brought to this State in 1803, when but one year old.
August 31, 1882
Mrs. Nancy MARTIN, wife of Mr. Z. MARTIN, of
Miss Ella, daughter of Mr. Dudley POSEY, of Fultonburg, died, Saturday afternoon, 19th inst., of consumption, aged about 24 years.
Mrs. Sarah J. BRADDOCK, of
Sept. 21, 1882
R. SMITH, who died in Belpre Sept. 1st, deserves mention. He was born in that
place, Feb. 17, 1796, and had lived near his birthplace all his life. He had
been a member of the Universalist church 25 or 30 years and was a quiet,
honest, industrious citizen.
September 28, 1882
Miss Lizzie DITZEL, of Harmar, died recently, of inflammation of the bowels.
September 28, 1882
The death of John VINCENT, of Vincent Station, removes an old and valuable citizen. His wife survives him and arrangements had been made for the cemebration of their golden wedding this month.
October 12, 1882
Mrs. Elizabeth ANDREWS died in Fearing township, Sept. 29th, aged 93 years, 9 months and 20 days.
Mr. Daniel HOPP, who lived near
Wilson COOPER, a six-year man from
Eff DAVIS, son of C. C. DAVIS, died at his home on
October 19, 1882
Mrs. Mary FLANNERY died very suddenly at her residence in
October 12, 1882
John REMEMY, father of A. W. REMELEY, of
October 26, 1882
Mrs. Charles PERRY, of
Mr. Abner WOODRUFF, an aged and wealthy citizen of Belpre, fell down stairs, on a recent night, and was injured so severely that he died the day following.
November 2, 1882
John BRECKENRIDGE, of Palmer, died, Sunday of last week, aged 84 years.
Mrs. Julia R. BRIGHAM an elderly and much respected lady, of
Miss Ida PETTY, eldest daughter of Henry and Nancy PETTY, of the
Joseph FLEMING, who is remembered by many citizens of
November 9, 1882
Several members of Mrs. John SCHUFF’s family, at
November 16, 1882
William SPIES, of
Garfield HICKMAN, a promising young man, died at
A tombstone in the cemetery at Layman, this county, bears this inscription” Sacred to the memory of Wm. DUNBAR, a soldier of the Revolutionary war, who died in the 112th year of his age.” His son, aged nearly 100, died at Layman last spring.
November 23, 1882
The venerable mother of Colonel I. B. KINKEAD was buried at
Mrs. Elizabeth ENOCHS, of Belpre, an inmate of the Athens Asylum, died, in that institutions recently. Her remains were taken to Belpre for interment.
Mrs. Charles RATHBONE, of Belpre, was buried, on day last week, she having died suddenly, after a few moments sickness. A post mortem showed that apoplexy was the cause.
The remains of Miss Rose EATON, who died in
November 30, 1882
Mrs. James FLAUNDERS, of Harmar, who has been an invalid for sometime, died, suddenly, on Sunday morning , of dropsy.
A colored child named ARMSTRONG whose parents live at Devol’s Dam, while playing with fire was burned to death one day last week.
December 7, 1882
A man named Neil KOONTS, of Barlow, dropped dead on Thanksgiving day while at work near his home.
Fred. E. REARCE, Esq., aged 51, a former well known citizen of
Grace, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. J. McKINNEY, of
Captain Hiram BIRCH, the oldest pilot on the Ohio River, died, at his home in
December 14, 1882
Mr. John WILLIAMS, of
The recent sudden death of Cornelius COOTS, mention of which was made in our
December 21, 1882
Mrs. Fannie, wife of Mr. Geo. KNOX, of Harmar, died, quite suddenly, Sunday night of last week.
The funeral of W. H. DEMING took place at his late residence in
Dr. J. B. SPRAGUE, a native of
December 28, 1882
Daniel DRAIN, one of the oldest citizens of Dunham, died, Sunday of last week. Hes age was about 75 years.
DRAIN, an influential citizen, of Dunham township, died on Sunday, December
17th, after a short illness.
Mrs. Hester GRANT, wife of the late Graydon MEDLICOTT, in her 74th year recently died at her late residence in
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Catharine HIGHLAND, of
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