Records of Death for the Town of Bethel 1898


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Transcribed by Volunteer's Isobel Berry & Jason Coffman 

FHC Film #11491337

Pages 584-585

The word Blank has been used when no information was entered on the actual record.

An * indicates an error on the part of the original recorder, not the transcriber.

The ? marks indicate letters or words that could not be read due to the quality of the original recorder

Name of Deceased

Place of Death

Date of Death

Year/Month/Day

Sex

Condition

Place of Birth, State

Residence at Death

Cause of Death

Occupation

Color/Race

Name of Father/Mother

Name of Person Certifying

1.Julie Amelia Miller Bethel, CT January  5 56y 0m Blank Female Married Seymour, CT Bethel, CT Pleuro pneumonia Housewife White Roswell & Lydia E. Hanniston Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
2.Daughter of Cortie S. Smith Bethel, CT January 8 Blank Blank Blank Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Still born Blank White Cortie S           R?ar* B. Smith C. R. Hart, M.D
3. Sarh* Juliette ?icko? Bethel, CTh January 8 65y 4m 8d Female Widow Brookfield, Bethel, CT Anaemia Housewife White Peter W. & Emily A. Hubbell Geo. D. Wright, M.D
4. Delilah Patchen   Bethel,CT  January 13  85y 2m 20d Female Widow Patterson, NY Bethel, CT Fracture of hip - Asthenia Housewife White Morris & ?armis* Osborn C.R. Hart, MD
  5.Father  Patrick O'Connell  White Bethel, CT January 19 51y 20m Blank  Male Single Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Cirrhosis of Kidneys  Priest White Owen & Julie O'Connell  Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
 6. Ellen Carroll   Bethel,CT January 21 35y 1m 4d Female Married Blank, England Bethel, CT Internal hemorrhage-Pregnancy Housewife White White William &  Bridget Hunter Geo D. Wright, MD
 7. Amos S Schoonmaker Bethel, CT January 27 76y 8m 2d Male Widow Blank, New Yor* Bethel, CT Neuralgia of heart Dentist White David & Flrorence Schoonmaker* A.E. Barber, Deputy Coroner  
  8. George Betts   Bethel, CT January 30  64y  11m 5d   Male Married Milton, CT Bethel, CT Chronic diffuse nephritis Hatter White Zadoc & Lucretia Betts Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
 9 Patrick Mulvey  Bethel, CT February 17 40y Blank Blank Male Single Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Nephritis    Laborer White Blank Geo D. Wright, M.D.
10. Phoebe E. Oakley       Bethel, CT February 22 65y 1m 6d Female Mystic, CT Accidental fall-Cerebral Hemmorage Housewife White Blank Blank  Jobed R &  Assenathe Hempstead . C.R. Hart, MD
11. Vivian May Bell   Bethel, CT February 26 1y 4m 11d Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Meniingitis Blank White Ernest J  Hattie M. Bell Geo D. Wright, M.D.
12. Matthew Creagh   Bethel, CT February 28 79y 4m Blank d Male Married Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Apoplexy Blank White Blank E. Weiss, M.D
 13.Daughter of Ar???ni W CARTER* : Bethel,CT March 2 Blank  Blank Blank Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Stillborn Blank White Ar?? W*  ; Emma L. Carter Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
14. Daughter of Ar???ni W CARTER*   Bethel, CT Marcch 2 Blank  Blank Blank Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Stillborn Blank White Ar?? W*  ; Emma L. Carter Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
 15 .Eugene Shanley  Bethel, CT March 12 Blank, 1m 25d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Bronchitis Blank White John & Elizabeth Shanley C. R. Hart, M.D
16. Catherine Costello         

Bethel, CT March 15 1y 11m 25d Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT  Meningitis Tuberculosa Blank White Edward J &  Ella Costello   E. Weiss, MD
17.John F. Charlock   Bethel, CT March 23 7y 3m Blank Male Single Middletown, NY Bethel, CT Tubercular Meningitis Blank White John & Mary Charlock Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
18. John J. Dwyer     Bethel, CT March 28 Few Minutes* Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Premature labor - Placenta previa Blank White John J. & Elizabeth C. Dwyer Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
19.Annie Cahill   Bethel, CT March 31 Blank : 2m  12d Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Inanition-Congestion of lungs Blank White Patick & Josephine Cahill A. E. Barber, M.D
 20.Sarah Maria  H??st*   Bethel, CT April 7 76y 8m 28d Female Widow Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Geneneral Disability-Congestion of lung Housewife White Elihu & Mary W. Crofut A.E. Barber, MD
 21. Eliza S Upson     Bethel, CT April 18 82y Blank 19d Female Widow Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Cerebral Hemorrhage Blank White Samuel &  Polly Starr C.R. Hart, M.D.
22.Ann McLeod   Bethel, CT April 27 41y 6m 14d Female Widow Glasgow, Scotland Bethel, CT  Pneumonia Blank White John & Flora Taylor C.R. Hart, MD
23. John O Beebe    Bethel, CT April 27 58y 11m 29d Male Single Bethel, CT  Bethel, CT Injury-Internal Hemorrhage Hatter White Ethel A &  Jane E Beebe Geo. D. Wright, M.D.
24. Daughter of George F. Boland   Bethel, CT May 7 Blank Blank Blank Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Stillborn  Blank White George& Emma Boland A.E. Barber, MD
25. Rufus L Couch Bethel, CT May 21 80y 11m 18d Male Widowed Bethel, CT Bethel, CT LaGrippe-Pneumonia Farmer White Joathan & Lydia Couch A.E. Barber, MD
26. Edwin H Knox Bethel CT May 24 27y Blank 16d Male Married Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Lobular Pneumonia Drugist White Alonzo & Emma Knox N. Selleck, M.D.
27.

John Fidner

Bethel, CT May 31 68y Blank Blank Male Married Blank, German* Bethel, CT R.R. Accident -crush skull Farmer White Blank Wm C. Mile M.D.
28. K?l* Nelson Froj?l* Bethel CT June 2 75y 11m 23d Male Widowed Skofe* Sweden Bethel, CT Anaemia Blank White Blank Geo. D. Wright, M.D
29. Son of Frederick F. Hubbard Bethel, CT June 8 Blank Blank Blank Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Stillborn Blank White Fredk* & Louisa C. Hubbard Geo. D. Wright, M.D
30. Levi Drew Bethel, CT June 9 81y  10m 22d Male Married Newtown, CT Bethel, CT Old Age-Consumption Farmer White Blank A.E. Barber, MD
31. Nellie Barnum Bethel, CT June 17 65y Blank Blank Female Married Blank Bethel, CT Ascitis T?anffi?inaia???dis*hemorrhage from Hemorrhoids Housewife White Robert & Mary Dowing E. Weiss, M.D.
32. Sone of George S Patee Bethel, CT June 27 Blank Blank Blank Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Stillborn Blank White Geo S & Jessie Patee Geo D.Wright, MD
33. Robert S Dandy Bethel, CT June 29 55y 9m 3d Male Married Ridgefield, CT Bethel, CT Phthisis Pulmonatis C??t?dal ?a??y-Diarrhea,C??pli Exhaustion* Hatter White David & Sally A. ? Dandy* Paul M. Sunderland, M.D
34. Rebecca Moffatt Bethel, CT June 29 77y 1m Blank Female Wisow Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Paralysis Housewife White Seth S & Rebecca Hoyt A.E. Barber, M.D
35. Mary Cahill Bethel, CT January 30 22y Blank Blank Female Single Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Consumption Housekeeper White Patrick & Mary Cahill E. A. Stratton, M.D
36. ??etta *Augusta Sto?ne* Bethel, CT June 30 24y 6m 19d Female Married New Haven, CT Bethel, CT Phthisis Pulmonolis&nbsp Housewife White Edward & Hannah Hitch?ok S. Millard Oley, M.D

TRANSCRIBER NOTES by ISOBEL BERRY AND JASON COFFMAN

2. Ro?ar*=not legible.

3. Sarh*= this is how it appears on the record, probably Sarah, letters could be run together; ?icko?*= not

sure could be Hickox or Sickox or Hickok

7. New Yor*= writing disappears off edge of paper, most likely New York; David and Florence Schoonmaker

*" name of parents" David & Florence Schoonmaker are written in

14. Ar???ni*= not legible

18. Few minutes*=The column form age- years, mos. days has the words few minutes written across it.

20. H??st*=3D not sure, could be Hurst or Henst or Hunt.

26. German*=assume that the last letter has been cut off and that this should read Germany.

27. Med Ex*= Med Ex written with long dash after the letters Ex assume it means medical examiner.  

28. K?l*=not legible may be Karl with the letters smeared together; Froj?l*= not sure could be Frojol or

Frojal or Frojsl.

29. Fredk*=actual record says Fred'k

31. ascitis T?annffi?inaia??dis*=not legible.

33. C??t?dal ?a??y-Diahrrhea, =C??pi*=not legible; Sally A.?*= not sure could be B or D.

36. ???etta*=unsure could be Jenetta or Henrietta, dark spot over writing; Sto?ne*=unsure could be Storne.

Pages 586-587
Name of Deceased Place of Death Date of Death Years/Months/Days Sex Condition Place of Birth, State Residence at Death Cause of Death Occupation Color/Race Name of Father/Mother Name of Person Certifying
1. Stone, Rowland A Bethel, CT July 1 Blank 3m 17d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Gastro Intestinal Catarrh Blank White Clark D & Lenora H Stone G.D. Wright, MD
2. Kayle, Catherine Bethel, CT July 10 63y 2m 10d Female Married Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Fatty Degeneration of Heart Housewife White John & Nancy McGregor G.D. Wright, MD
3.  Moran, John Thomas Bethel, CT July 14 Blank Blank 2d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Low Vitality Blank White Thomas & Margaret Moran G.D. Wright, MD
4.Son of Howard Ridge Bethel, CT July 18 Blank Blank 16d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Lanition Blank White Howard Ridge & Sarah E Allen Dr. E Weiss
5. Bartram, Alma Bethel, CT August 2 83y 9 27d Female Married Danbury, CT Bethel, CT Senility-Heart Failure Blank White Hiram & Hattie Pickett C.R. Hart, MD
6. Ives, Robert JR Bethel, CT August 11 Blank Blank 5d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Gastritis Acute Blank White Robert & Susie L Ives Geo D Wright, MD
7. Son of Willis S Judd Bethel, CT September 2 Blank Blank 7d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Strangulated Hernia Blank White Wm S and Susie Judd Geo D Wright, MD
8. Montross, Maria Bethel, CT September 6 84y 11m Blank Female Widow North Salem, NY Bethel, CT Carcinoma Vent??aili*(exe?ton)*-Marsamus  Widow White Edward & ary E Wilson Dr. E Weiss
9. Culhane, Cornelius Bethel, CT September 6 57y 2m Blank Male Married Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Acholisum and Hearth Weakness Et?enization* Farmer White John & Bridget Culhane A.E. Barber, MD
10. Tweedy, ???ah* S Bethel, CT September 21 72y 1m 25d Female Widow Danbury, CT Bethel, CT Heart Disease Housewife White Ebenezer & Celesta Ferry A.E. Barber, MD
11. Wilham, John Bethel, CT September 23 Blank 5m 13d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Marasmus Blank White Charles & Kate Wilhman N. Selleck, MD
12. Lyon, ??ma* N Bethel, CT September 25 56y 1m 12d Male Married Easton, CT Bethel, CT Heart Disease Carpenter White Orva & Chloe Lyon A.E. Barber, MD
13. Farmer, Minerva E Bethel, CT October 13 87y Blank Blank Female Widow Easton, CT Bethel, CT Bronchitis-Coma Blank White James & Rebecca Crawford C.R. Hart, MD
14. Williams, Len Bethel, CT October 13 73y 5m 28d Male Married Kent, NY Bethel, CT Epithelimoa Lip Vascular Disease of the Heart Farmer White Francis & ??ley* Williams C.P. Bennett, MD
15. Bonton, Julia D Bethel, CT October 23 Blank 2m 13d Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Gastritis & Malnutrition Exhaustion Blank White  Arthur & Florence B Bonton Paul M Sunderland, MD
16. Ga?iley, Joseph Leo Bethel, CT October 26 Blank 3m 12d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Gastritis Blank White Michael & Mary G?nley* G.D. Wright, MD
17. Stanton, William E Bethel, CT November 2 38y 8m 18d Male Married New York, NY Bethel, CT Acute Milary Tuberculosis Retired Farmer White Oscar & A.J. Stanton Dr. E Weiss
18. Hampson, Estella Bethel, CT November 12 3y 11m 28d Female Single Danbury, CT Bethel, CT Cold, Tonsillitis Suspected Diphtheria Blank White William & Grace Hampson A.D. Struges, MD
19. Ratchford, Patrick Bethel, CT November 28 84y Blank Blank Male Widow Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Old Age-Heart Disease Farmer White Blank A.E. Barber, Dept Coroner
20. Costello, Catherine T  Bethel, CT November 30 3y 11m Blank Female Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Diphtheria Blank White Benard & Allen N Costello Dr. E Weiss
21. McMahon, Owen Bethel, CT December 3 55y Blank Blank Male Married Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Heart Disease Blank White Patrick & Mary McMahon A.E. Barber, MD
22. Cleary, Patrick Bethel, CT December 5 55y Blank Blank Male Married Blank, Ireland Bethel, CT Apoplexy Laborer White John & Ellen Cleary Goe D Wright, MD
23. MacGregor, John Bethel, CT December 16 99y 1m Blank Male Widower Blank, Scotland Bethel, CT Old Age Linen Weaver White Robert MacGregor Geo D Wright, MD
24. Block??sen, Lucy Maria* Bethel, CT December 21 89y 7m 27d Female Married Bethel, CT Bethel, CT LaGrippe Housewife White Thomas & Lucy Barnum Geo D Wright, MD
25. Smith,Willie E Bethel, CT December 24 6y 4m 7d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Pneumonia Blank Black William & Bessie Smith C.R. Hart, MD
26. Hand,Lafayette Bethel, CT December 27 1y 8m 14d Male Single Bethel, CT Bethel, CT Diphtheria Croup Blank White Christopher & Margaret Hand `Geo D Wright, MD
27. Whitlock, Euncie Bethel, CT December 27 88y 5m 25d Female Widow Newtown, CT Bethel, CT Pneumonia Blank White Ichabod & Francis Gilbert C.R. Hart, MD

Attest

Howard H Woodman*

Registrar

Transcriber's Notes:

8. Ven??aili*=not sure could be ventrical (exeton)=not legible

9. Et?enization=not sure could be Ethenization or Ettenization, there is what appears to be a stray mark across these letters

10. ???ah*=not sure could be Sarah or could be Dinah

12. ?sma may be Osma or Isma, not legible

14. ??ley*= not sure, could be Gariley or Ganiley; in colun marked "name of parents" G?nely*=not sure, could be Ganley or Gauley

24. Block??sen*=not sure, could be Blockrusen or Blockman

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