Adelbert John Colvin

Male 1881 - 1952  (70 years)


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  • Name Adelbert John Colvin 
    Born 20 Nov 1881  Borden, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jul 1952  Borden, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elk Creek Cemetery, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • WOODHULL - Adelbert J. Colvin, 70, died at his home in Borden, Woodhull Township, yesterday at 10 a. m.
      Mr. Colvin, a well known practical nurse and civic leader throughout the area, was born November 20, 1881 to Daniel and Wealthy Bly Colvin in the same house in which he died.
      Mr. Colvin was very much interested in civic affairs and took an active part when advisable. He had lived in Borden all his life except for a few years when he served as an attendant at the Willard State Hospital. He was a member and past master of the Borden Grange and for 25 years had served as its director in the Patron Fire Relief Association at Steuben and Livingston Counties. He also served as a Justice of the Peace for the town of Woodhull for 25 years.
      His wife, Sarah Alexander Colvin died February 16, 1952. He is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Louise Bryan, Endicott; Mrs. Gladys Baird, Osceola Pa.; Mrs. Agnes Giometti, Elmira and Mrs. Grace Murray, Addison; one sister, Mrs. Rose Newland, Addison; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
      The body has been removed from the Smith Funeral Home in Woodhull to the late residence on the Woodhull-Borden road where the funeral will be held Monday at 2 p. m. The Rev. Dr. S. Atwood Allen, pastor of the Woodhull Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in the Borden Cemetery.
    Person ID I19848  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2012 

    Father Daniel C. Colvin,   b. 20 Oct 1835, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1907, Borden, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Wealthy A. Bly,   b. 7 Dec 1842, Greene, Chenango Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1910, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1878  Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Estelle Alexander,   b. 11 Jan 1881, Jerusalem, Yates Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1952  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1903  Geneva, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bible - Sims, Possibly Sarah(Paddock)Alexander
    Bible - Sims, Possibly Sarah(Paddock)Alexander
    From Paul Giometti (11/13/2012): "My cousin Roxi has copies of family pages from a bible she beleives to be the bible of James Sims and Clarry Parker, but she does not have the whole bible..."
    Children 
     1. Louise Helene Colvin,   b. 21 Jan 1904, Jerusalem, Yates Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Gladys Viola Colvin,   b. 4 Nov 1905, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Agnes Irene Colvin,   b. 17 Apr 1910, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Grace Roxanna Colvin,   b. 7 Apr 1915, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2012 
    Family ID F5495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Nov 1881 - Borden, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Apr 1903 - Geneva, Ontario Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jul 1952 - Borden, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elk Creek Cemetery, Woodhull, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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