The Boonville Ledger - Feb 1853 - March 1855 The Boonville Ledger


       PARSONS, Aaron – died West Turin, at his residence, age 84 years “early


       (BL 9 Sept 1854)

       PARSONS, Jane Mrs. – died Leyden, 26th inst., age 79 years, wife of Aaron

       Parsons, removed to Whitestown with parents in early life, native of Lyme, CT.,

       Member of the Baptist Church for 40 years, removed with husband into the

       unbroken forests of Leyden (BL 3 Sept 1853)

       PEARSON, Salome A. Miss – of Boonville, m. Mr. Joseph W. Britten, of Cleveland,

       Ohio, at the residence of Philip Schuyler on 29th inst., by Rev. E.S. Barnes (BL

       30 Dec 1853)

       PEASE, Addison – of Lewis, m. Miss Catherine Burke, of West Turin, in West Turin

       on 14th inst., by Rev. D.D. Barnes (BL 23 Sept 1854)

       PERKINS, Henry – died Greig, 7th inst., age 24 years, belonged to the Order of

       Odd Fellow(BL 16 July 1853)

       PERRY, John – died West Turin, 9th inst., age 4 years, son of David & Mary Perry

       (BL 21 Oct 1854)

       PERRY, Seymour A. – m. Miss Laura A. Ragan, eldest daug. Of Henry Ragan, esq.,

       both of Turin, in Turin, 1st inst., by Rev. E.S. Barnes of Boonville (BL 3 June


       PHELPS, Mrs. ____ - died West Troy, last night, no age given, “John Phelps

       Murdered His Wife” (BL 15 Apr 1854)

       PHILLIPS, John M. – Notice for claims against the estate of John M. Phillips (BL

       2 Sept 1854)

       PITCHER, Daniel - died Boonville, on 7th inst., age 62 years (BL 13 May 1854)

       POLLY, Daniel Mr. – died Alder Creek, on 26th int., age 29 years (BL 28 Jan


       POMEROY, Charles A. – of Leyden, m. Miss Sylvia A. West, of Butler, Wayne

       County, in Butler, Wayne County, on 21st inst., by Elder W. Guthrie (BL 3 Feb


       POST, Almira C. Miss – of Leyden, m. Ira D. Hall on 18th inst., by Rev. R.

       Sawyer (BL 20 & 27 Jan 1855)

       POTTER, Francis D. Mr. – died Hartford, CT., 2nd inst., age 32 years, formerly

       of Boonville (BL 9 July 1853)

       POTTER, Ruth Mrs. – died Leyden, 7th inst., age 72 years (BL 12 Nov 1853)

       PRESCOTT, Walter – died in this town, 19th inst., age 6 mos 21 days, only son of

       Peter & Sarah Prescott (BL 26 Nov 1853)

       PRESTON, Jerusha Mrs. – died Ava, 27th inst., age 72 years, b. Southwick, Mass.

       1782 in 1795 she removed with parents to Steuben, she married her late husband

       Jonathan in 1799; shortly thereafter they removed to Brownsville, Jefferson

       County, in 1807 she accepted the LORD publicly, shortly after they removed to

       their last residence, her husband d. 1838, had 12 children, 7 survive (BL 25 Nov


       PUTMAN, Diana Miss – the daug of David Putman, esq., of Boonville, m. William


       Diefendorf, in Boonville, 20th inst., by Rev. E.S. Barnes (BL 24 June 1854)

       RARIDON, Mary Miss &#821 1; m. John Caghlin, all Boonville, in Constableville 23rd

       inst. (BL 27 May 1854)