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By Clayton, Deb, & Holice

Philadelphia Ledger Deaths, 1853

 

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 Philadelphia Ledger Deaths, 1853

On the morning of the 22nd inst., after a long and severe illness, which she bore with Christian fortitude and resignation, Mrs. RACHEL M., wife of Wm. H. Wooldridge, in the 42nd year of her age.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend her funeral, from the residence of her husband, S. W. corner of Carpenter and Parker streets, Southwark, on Sunday afternoon, 25th inst., at 4 o'clock without further invitation, to proceed to Philanthropic Cemetery.

On the 21st instant, SARAH JANE, daughter of Peter and Catharine Wentzell, in the 2d year of her age.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, from the residence of her parents, Norris st., between Adams and Washington sts, this (Friday) afternoon at 3 o'clock.

On the 22nd instant, ISABELLA POLLOCK, aged 17 years and 6 months.

The relatives and friends of the family are requested to attend her funeral, from the residence of her father, Wm. Pollock, corner of Schuyl. Eighth and Cabot streets, above Guard Avenue, on Saturday morning at 10 o'clock without further notice.

On the morning of the 22nd instant, after a short but severe illness, HENRY R., son of Adam and Harriet Gaul, in the 21st year of his age.

The friends and those of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, from the residence of his father, Lower Marion, Montgomery county, on Sunday afternoon, at 1 o'clock--to proceed to King -------.

On the morning of the 22nd instant, ANNA MARIA, daughter of Elam and Sarah Eisenhower, aged 10 months and 22 days.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, from the residence of her parents, No. 6 ridge road, above Sch. Second st., on Saturday afternoon, at 3 o'clock, without further notice.

On the 22nd instant, CATHARINE, wife of Patrick McManemin, aged 38 years.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend her funeral, from the residence of her husband, Carpenter street, between Eighth and Ninth, this (Friday) afternoon, at 4 o'clock, without further notice.

On the 21st inst., MARY, daughter of James and Mary Quinn, aged 11 years.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, from the residence of her parents, in Warren street, between Park and Mary, neat the Lancaster Pike, West Philadelphia , this Friday afternoon, at 1 o'clock, without further notice.

On the 21st instant, PETER PFLUEFER, in the 26th year of his age.

His relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his funeral, from his late residence, No. 558 N. Sixth st., above Poplar, this (Friday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock, without further notice.

On the 20th instant, infant son of George W. and Hannah M. Latch, aged 5 years and 2 months.

His funeral will take place from his father's residence, lower Merion, this (Friday) morning, at 10 o'clock.

On the 21st instant, of consumption, ADELINE, daughter of Julia Ann and the late Elihu Wright, aged 20 years. (Cincinnati and California papers please copy)

Her friends and relatives are respectfully invited to attend her funeral, from her late residence, No. 88 Arch street, this (Friday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock.

On Wednesday morning, 21st inst., in the 73rd year of her age, Mrs. CECILIA A. SPOFFORD.

The relatives and friends and those of her daughter, miss St. Clair, are invited to attend her funeral, from her late residence, No. 369 Pine st., this (Friday) morning, 23rd inst., at 9 o'clock, without further notice. To proceed to Woodland Cemetery.

On the 21st instant, SARAH JANE CHEW, in the 17th year of her age, daughter of Harvey S. and Sophia Chew.

The relatives and friends are respectfully invited to her funeral, from the residence of her parents, No. 10 Vernon street, on Saturday morning, at 8 o'clock. To proceed to the Bethel Church, New Jersey--the funeral will be at the Church at 12 o'clock

On the morning of the 21st inst., after a lingering illness, CHARLES MARKLE, in the 78th year of his age.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend his funeral, from his late residence, Township Line road, Roxborough, this (Friday) afternoon, 23rd inst., at 1 o'clock, with further notice.

On Wednesday, 21st. inst., after a lingering illness, Mrs. MARTHA P. SNOW, in the 64th year of her age. (Cincinnati, Ohio, papers please copy)

The Lord can clear the darkest skies,
Can give us day for night;
Make drops of ------ sorrow rise,
To rivers of delight.

Let those who sow in sadness,
Wait 'till the fair harvest come--
They shall confess their sheaves are great,
And shout the blessings home.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend her funeral, from her late residence, No. 76 North Ninth street, this afternoon, 23rd in., at 2 o'clock. To proceed to Odd Fellows' Cemetery.

Suddenly of apoplexy, on the 20th instant, aged 64 years, HENRY GOFF, Sr.

The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend his funeral, from his late residence, No. 4 Wharton street, above Front, this (Friday) Afternoon, at 3 o'clock, without further notice--to proceed to Msopelah(?) Cemetery.

At the residence of his uncle, John Connelly, near New Orleans, 21st inst., of yellow fever, MERCER, eldest son of Rev. Pierce Connelly, in the 21st year of his age.

Copyright Clayton Betzing, 2001

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