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Easton Daily Argus
Abstracts from 1904
1904 Easton Daily Argus Obits
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Tuesday, January 5, 1904
Patrick Sharkey, Jr This morning,South Side (Easton)     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Sharkey, brothers: Anthony, Sharkey, John Sharkey, Charles Sharkey
Charles W. Moser Sept 15, 1903, Phillipines     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Moser, of Lucy Furnace, brothers and sisters: Mrs. W. R. Cummin, Millie, Bertha, Lewis, Ara, Harry, Eva
Isaac Godshalk This morning, Ackermanville   Irwin, Norman, Mrs. Clara Finbeiner, Alice Willis, Agnes, Robert  
Josiah Moser Sunday, Almshouse      
Elizabeth Currie Sunday, Belvidere, N.J. Neal R. Currie George Currie  
Wednesday, January 20, 1904
Levina Bilickenderfer Sunday, Lancaster   Six Children survive out of thirteen Parents: Henry and Rosina Miksch Beitel, great-grandfather, Henry Beitel. Mentions, Henry Beitels' sons: John Frederick and David (who came to American) , Sisters, Selinda Sheirman, Harriet Leibert
Susannah Fogel Friday, Bethlehem Township Robert Fogel Erwin H., Arndrew R. Urcila E., wife of Lovine Lerch, S. Celesta A,. wife of Lovine Hartzell sisters: Mrs. James Dech, Mrs. James Woodring
Sillie Drake This moring, Easton      
Monday, January 25, 1904
Samuel Drinkhouse Sunday Evening, Easton      
Peter Klass Sunday Morning, Easton   Frederick Klass  
Mary A. Sine Thursday, Morris, Tioga County, Pa Dr. W. F. Sine    
Laura Goldsmith This Morning, Easton     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Goldsmith, Jr: two sisters: Helen and Bertha, two brothers, David andLeighton Goldsmith
Floyd Beck Saturday, Lower Nazaretth Widow   Parents: W.E. Beck and wife, grandfather, Joseph Ehret
Mrs. Isaac Franks Sunday, Nee York City Isaac Franks    
Wednesday, January 27, 1904
George Speer Yesterday, Chustnut Hill   Mrs. Samuel Horn, Mrs. Charles Lamb  
Rev. J. H. Kline Jan 2, Rochester, Pa Widow four children Parents: Jacob and Catharine Kline
Saturday, February 6, 1904
Margaret McClusky This morning, Easton Hospital     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. John McCluskey, brothers and sisters: John, Frank P., Charles, Martin, Mrs. John Salmon, Mrs. James Salmon
Isbaells Martin Last evening, Forks Township Uriah Martin   Parents: Mr. and Mrs.Isreal Kiefer, brothers and sisters: Henry Kiefer, Quintus Kiefer, Mrs. Matilda Stem, Mary, wife of James Folkenson
Henry W. Beers This morning, Phillipsburg Widow Lewis O., Alida, ida, Edith sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Lightcap
Rebecca Hamlin Today, Phillipsburg John Hamlin Isaac, Miss Kate Himlin, Wiliam Hamilin, Mrs. Samuel adams brother and sisters: Mrs. Sue Feit, Albert Zellers, Mrs. Clark Hurtung
Robert Warner This morning, Easton Wife Robert E. Warner Brother: Charles Warner
Friday, February 20, 1904
Francis C. Boyer yesterday, Hellertown      
William McKinney Hunt Staten Island     Son of Mrs. F. Hunt: Aunt: Mrs. George W. Correll
Anna Maria Mann Thursday evening, Williams Township, Samuel Mann Abraham Mann, Mrs. William H. Grube brothers and sister: Jeremiah Grube, Samuel Grube, Henry Grube, Mrs. Hattie Birch.
Marie Elizabeth Smale yesterday, Easton George W. Smale Mrs. John W. Newman, Mrs. Alvin Arnold, Mrs. Monroe Abel, Mts. Thomas A. Smith, Mrs. David Paul  
Robert Gibson Today, West Easton      
Wednesday, February 24, 1904
May Ann Kautz Monday night, West Bethlehem Henry Kautz Elmer E. Kautz, Margaret E. wife of Emil J. Bishop Parents: John and Margaret Milchaack Kahl, sister: Mrs. William Henry Harrison Buckins
SadieFrink Tuesday, Lisbon, Iowa Rolland Frink   Father: Elon Kutz, Brothers and siters. Mrs. Harry Konn, William Kutz, Mrs. Samuel Brower, Mrs.Milton Kurtz, Mrs. Frank Colburg
Mary Ginkinger Saturday Night, Hanover Township Herman Ginkinger Gernert Sister and Brother: Mrs. James Keefer, Josiah Brinker , four grandchildren
Hazel C Kitchen This Morning, Easton     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kitchen, sisters: Annie, Mamie
Enos Nicholas Last Evening, Stone Church Widow William, John F. and Mrs. Eugene Grodt  
Selma Transue Cronmiller Saturday, Easton     Parents: William and Johanna Clewell
Thursday, March 3 1904
Mahlon Hevener Wednesday Afternoon, Easton Amanda Hevener Samuel Hevener, Mrs. Elizabeth Hevener Johnson  
Mrs. Reuben Troxell Tuesday Evening, Siegfrieds Reuben Troxell Plato, Mrs. Edwin Ritter, Mrs. Jesse Smith  
Saturday, March 5, 1904
Frank E. Hellick Last night, Easton Laura McKenney   Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Jere Hellick, brother and sisters: Robert Hellick, Sallie Hellick, Florence Hellick
Rosa Stern The morning, Easton Philip Stern Isreal Stern, Max Stern, Mary Stern, Henry Mann  
William H. Walter This morning, Easton   Solomon Walter, Henry Walter, Reuben Walter, Edward Walter, Mrs. James McQuestion, Susan E. Walter Twenty grandchildren and eleven great-grandchidren. Mentions granddaughter, Mrs. Mary Gellock
Thursday, March 31, 1904
Many Ann Volkert This morning, South Side (Easton) Theodore Volkert Frank, Joseph, Lewis, Mrs. Nicholas Albus, Mrs. Henry Glantz, Mrs. Charles Somers, Cornelius Volker Brother Charles Exlein
Barnet Frankenfield Tuesday evening, Butztown Widow J.M. Frankenfield, Stuart Frankenfield  
Monday, April 4, 1904
Anna Maria Pittenger Saturday night, Easton Peter Pittenger Edward, Robert, Irvin, Peter Jr, Mrs. Robert Eichlin, Mrs. J. Hall Sinclair, Thomas, John Pittenger Sister: Mrs. Christian George
Maria Kieffer Saturday morning, Nazareth (1) Harry Gross, (2)William R. Kieffer Harry Gorss, Chalres Kieffer, Mrs. Amandus Stout, Mrs.Stewart Michler, John Kieffer, Floyed Kieffer, Nellie Kieffer  
Benjamin Ginter Sunday night, near Nazareth     brothers: John, Wiliam, Charles
C. Johnson Stetler This morning, Bridgevile Wife two children  
Friday, April 8, 1901
Mrs. Freeman Stocker Wednesday, Allentown Freeman Stocker Maud, Gerald sisters: Lilly, wife of Henry L. Stoneback,Florence, wife of Albert Lederer, Violet Vreeland, brothers: Dr. Fred Vreeland, Ray Vreeland
Julia Ann Reichard Yesterday, Easton John Reichard Mrs. Sarah Leidy, John Reichard, Levi Reichard  
Phoebe Hartzell This morning, Phillipsburg     sister-in-law, Mrs. Mary Hartzell
Elizabeth Roberts Monday Night, Blandon, Pa, near Reading   Mrs. James Weidner Motehr: Audrey Banghart, Sisters and brother: Mrs. William Moyer, Mrs. C.H. Frey, Mrs. Hugh Tomer, E.W. Banghart
Mary Sturgeon Thursday, Easton      
Satruday, April 9, 1904
Sabina Koch Frankenfield Tuesday Afternoon Bethlehem Township Samuel Frankenfield Winfield Frankenfield, Emma Frankenfield, Ellen Frankenfield, Elmer Frankenfield, Mrs. Lizzie Hahn, Leanna, wife of Chester Laubach Parents: Daniel Koch and wife, Susanna, brothers: Hiram Koch, Daniel Koch, sister Sophia Koch, four grandchildren
John P. Zuck This Morning, Easton Widow Arthur Zuck, Ruth Zuck Father: Wiliam Zuck, Brothers and sister: henry, William, Evan, Chares, Mrs. Robert Millheim
Catharine Bohler Friday Afternoon, Wiliams Township Charles Bohler Mrs. Otto Schrader, Elizabeth, and Kate  
Henry Pfister This Morning, South Side (Easton)     Mother: Mrs. Loecartia Pfister
Monday, May 9, 1904
Charles Sheetz Sunday, Cedarville Wife William H. I. Sheetz Grandson: C.F. Shetts, Sister, Mrs. Louisa Seigfreid
Martin Van Buren Bortzman This morning, South Side (Easton) Wife Jacob, Hattie step-daughters, Mrs. James Snyder, Mrs. Frank Leopld, Mrs. Thoams Fischler, Mrs. Charles Barnes, Mrs. John Knnedy, sister, Mrs. Alex Lum
Helen Pfouts Brown Friday, Bethlehem Henry E. Brown    
John O'Brien Saturday, State Hospital, Morris Plains, NJ   John, Bernard, James, Charles, Mary, Annie and Thomas brothers and sister: John, Annie, Peter, Charles
Stanley C. Jones Sunday evening, West Easton     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Jones
Matthew Gaughran This morning, Mauch Chunk   John, Philip, Mary brothers and sisters: Mrs. Julia Mackey, Patrick Gaughran, Thomas Gaughran, Michael Gaughran
Friday, May 13, 1904
Ella Lattig `Wednesday evening, South Side (Easton)     Father: Henry Lattig
Helen Idell Thursday night, Easton Hospital     Foster mother: Mrs. Martha Davis
Tuesday, May 24, 1904
Richard W. Russell This morning, at his son's on the road leading from Wind Gap to Belfast   William B. Russell, Mrs. J. J. Messinger  
Jocob F. Bonstein Last Night, Williams Township   Samuel V. Bonstien, Mrs. Quintus, Sandt, Mrs. T. F. Richards, Howard Bonstein A sister who lives in the west.
Monday, July 18, 1904
John Mason Sunday Evening, Palmer Township wife small daughter father: John Jabes mason; brothers and sisters: Fred Mason, Hugh Mason, Florence Mason, Jennie Mason, Sarah Mitchell, Rosetta Eastwood
Julia Ann Hottle Saturday, Allentown John Hottle Mrs. William Hinckel, Mrs. Emma Bowman, Alvin Hottle, Freeman Hottle, Eastburn Hottle brothers and sisters: H.S. Rice, Dr. Newton Rice, Oliver Rice, Mrs. Hannah Diehl, Mrs. Euphema Zellner, Mrs. Christian Strauss
Anna Rhoads Saturday, Bath Tilghman Rhoads Harry Rhoads, Edward Rhoads, Rev. George Rhoads, Daniel Rhodes, Ella Rhoads, Frank Rhoades Parents: Mr and Mrs. Joshua Michael
Margaret Morrissey this morning, county almshouse      
Harvey Isaac Sunday evening      
Tuesday, July 19, 1904
William Merritt This morning, North Main Street     Parents: Mr.and Mrs.Michael Merritt; brothers and sisters: Joseph Merritt, John Merritt, Martin Meritt, Leo Merritt, Ella Merritt, Mary Merritt, Annie Merritt; Grandmother: Mrs. Martin powers
Catherine Oberly Monday, Bethlehem Township John S. Oberly Dr. Aaron S. Oberly, John Leidy Oberly twelver grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren
Laura A. Smith yesterday, Philadlephia     cousin: Mrs. W. Gray Heller
Friday, July 22, 1904
Rev.D. Levin Colman Thursday Evening, Easton Emma Brodt Susie E. Coleman, LeahA. Colman, William L. Coleman Parents: Henry and Susan Coleman; brothre and sister: George W. Clolman, Levi J. Coleman, Mrs. Philip H. Heil
Friday, July 29, 1904
Mary Leisenring Thursday, Allentown Martin W. Leisenring Edward Meixell Parents: Walter A. and Mary Miller, step-mother, step-sister: Mrs. Wesleyh Keck, three grandchildren.
Sarah Alice Frankenfield Thursday, South Bethlehem William Frankenfield Henry, Morris brothers: Chalres Felker, Bernard Felker, Robert Felker, Lewis Felker, David Felker
Mary M. Radeline, nee Danner Thursday, Siegfrieds, James A. Radeline William H., Raymond B., James A., Mrs. Minnie R. Swoyer brother: William, sisters: Malizsa Danner, Lucy Danner, mother also survives
Jonathan Swartz Thursday, Allentown   John S. D. Schwartz, Mrs. A. G. Diefenderfer, Mrs. A. L. Marsh, Mrs. Daniel Weaver, Mrs. Charles Weiss sister: Mrs. Emanuel Newhard
Charles Allender Wednesday, Allentown     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Jacob H. Allender, brothers: Valentine and Harry
Friday, August 5, 1904
William Steinhilber Thursday morning, Catsauqua      
Michael Bernhart Thursday, Bath   Henry, Mrs. James Transue  
Emmaline Kiefer Thursday, Almshouse      
Jennie Ginnert Thursday, Almshouse      
Monday, September 12, 1904
Mrs. Chester Laubach Saturday, Northampton Chester Laubach Arthur, Alfred, Frederick brothers: Frederick, George. sister, Mamie, Three half-brothers and one Half sister, Maggie.
Margaret Stryker Sunday, Phillipsburg Isaac Stryker   Several grandchildren
David Garis The morning, Easton Widow Mrs. John Walters brothers: Frank, Abraham, William, sister: Mrs. Susan Snyder
Friday, September 30, 1904
Elizabeth Woodring Wednesday, Bethlehem Township James W. Woodring Mrs. Cyrus Johnson, Mrs. Charels Fogel, Mrs.Milton Brown, L. J. Woodring, Palmer D. woodring Father: J. Jacob Unangst, sister, Mrs. James Dech
Thomas Kostenbader Wednesday, Bushkill Center   William Kostenbader, Amanda, wife of L. J. Fehr, Jane, wife of Owen Grave, John Kostenbader  
Monday, October 10, 1904
Jacob W. Weaver Sunday, Almshouse   Harry Mrs. Martha Wilhelm
William Dieter Saturday, Moore Township wife   brothers and sisters, one of whom is Mrs. Jonas Bartholomew
Marcena Lobb Sunday, Pen Argyl   Edwin, Flora Lobb brothers and sisters: John, Marwood, Frank, Thomas, James, Mrs. George Rowe and Mrs. James Jackson
Clara B. Agerty Sunday Morning, Brooklyn     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. John Hagerty, Brothers: Samuel Hagerty, John Hagerty
Friday, October 14, 1904
William Paulus Thursday morning, Farmersville     Mentions, Tighman Paulus: sister Mrs. W. H. Stoudt
Alice Carty Yesterday, Phillipsburg     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Melville Carty, brothers and sisters: Bertha, Alfred, Rebecca, Hilda, Melville, and Howard
Arthur F.Campbell Thursday, Catasauqua Widow Samuel A. Campbell, Lydia R. Stodd, Mrs. W.W. Blakeslee, Benjamin T. Campbell, William A. Campbell, John P. Campbell  
Thursday, October 20, 1904
Eugene A. Clewell Wednesday night, Nazareth   Frank, Florence, Carrie, and Ruth

Father: Henry C. Clewell, Mother: Eliza Clewell, brothers and sister: Harry E. Charles, Mrs. Fred Rice.

Sarah Amanda Hoover Tuesday, Williams Township Reuben Hoover William Riegel, Levi Hoover, Oscar Hoover, Mrs. Harvey Seifert, Mrs. David Sloyer, Mrs. Geo. Lightcap.  
Lucinda Lerch Wednesday, Stockertown Reuben Lerch Mrs. John Lear brothers and sisters: Sydenham Werkhieser, Mrs. Lewis Able, Amandus Werkheiser, Mrs. Valentine Uhler, Mrs. Edwin Nolf
Monday, November 4,1904
Emily Estell Fraunfelder Sunday morning, College Hill, Easton     Parents: Owen and Emma Fraunfelder, Brohters: Edgar L. Fraunfelder, Floyd Fraundelfer
Elamanda Frankenfield Friday, Poke Valley     Parents: Jacob andCaroline Frnakenfield, sister: Mrs. Chas Funk, brothers, Amos Frankenfield, Titus Frankenfield, Abrhaham Frankenfield, Jacob Frankenfield, Oliver Frankenfield
John Smith Sunday, Easton Widow Erwin Smith, William Smith, John Smith, Jr sister: Mrs. Catharine Plempel
Ella S. Herring Satruday night, Baltimore B.W. Herring   Parents: James and Catharine Slaven, brother: William Slaven
John Curran Sunday afternoon, South Side (Easton)     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Patrck Curran, brothers and sisters: Mrs. John E. smith, Daniel Curran, James Curren, Mrs. Sadie De Woldorf, Katie Manus, Joseph, Annie, Sister Mary Honevieve
Saturday, December 3, 1904
Fora U. Koch Friday, Nazareth     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. William Koch, seven brothers and six sisters survive
Elizabeth Kelly This afternoon Lawrence Kelly   Father: Owen Carroll, brothers and sister: James Carroll, Peter Carroll, Nora Carroll
Rebecca Lutey Friday morning, Harmony, NJ Samuel Lutey Mrs. William Cron, Mrs. J.B. Biggle, Mrs. William Andrews, Harry Lutey, Rose Lutey, Mrs. Joseph H. Brotzman eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren
Mary Kreitz Friday, Raubsville, Williams Township Peter Krietz William Kreitz, Mrs. Annie Ines, Mrs. Jacob Klotz  
Thursday, December 15, 1904
Cora Wright This morning, Easton William H. Wright Bessie Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Willauer, Sisters and brother: Mrs. James L. Ritter, Mrs. A. F. Meyers, Milton Willauer
Harry D. Clifton This morning, Philadelphia wife Child Mother: Mrs. J.A. Clifton, brothers and sisters: Charles E. Clifton, Mrs. Depew M. Ellet; Mrs. Gertrude C. Howard, Robert G. Clifton, Cora V. Clifton, Edgar K. Clifton, Mrs. William Raeguel, Henrietta B. Clifton, Wilfred P. Clifton
Friday, December 15, 1904
Sarah Ann Brown Sunday, Portland   D. C. Brown, Mrs. John Earle, Isaac L. Brown, Calvin Brown, Nelson Brown, Joseph Brown, Joshua Brown  
Elijah Warne Thursday morning, Charlotte N.C.      
Della Sox Thursday night, Easton Lafayette Sox Agnes brother: Martin Gaghan
Wednesday, December 20, 1908
Sarah Reilly

Thursday morning, Nockamixon, Bucks County

John Reilly Mrs. James Williams, Joseph Reilly, William Reilly  
Rev. Frank Swartz Thuesday, Alpha NJ Widow   step-Brother, Brother-in-law, Dr. Yost
Sarah E. Nixon This morning, Phillispubrg John Nixon   brother and sisters: Tunis Morgan, Mrs. Elias Moser, Mrs. William Osborne, Mrs. Walter Schaible, Mrs. Albert Beatty
Robert Brahler This morning, Pursel's Hill     Parents: Mr. and Mrs. William Brhaler
Sophia Edgerton Phillipsburg, Nj J. Alvin Edgerton Miss Laura. A. Edgerton sisters: Mrs. George W. Schooley, Mrs. Kate Schooley, Mrs. Peter Hulshizer