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Albert DeLancy Edgerton, son of Hial and Lydia Stone (Patrick) Edgerton.

 

born:

February 2, 1842; Nineveh, Broome Co., NY.

died:

May 25, 1907; New York City, New York Co., NY.  (NY City DC #17790) (OB The New York Times  5/26/1907)

buried:

May 28, 1907; White Plains, Westchester Co., NY.  (NY City DC #17790)

 

married:

1:  June 18, 1866; Kankakee Co., IL.

 

Mary Brewster Dickson, daughter of David Moorhead and Frances Eliza (Spring) Dickson.

 

born:

August 7, 1847; Camden, Rock Island Co., IL.

died:

May 20, 1869; Manteno, Kankakee Co., IL.  (OB The Oneonta Herald  6/6/1869)

 

 

 

 

married:

2:  ~1875.  (CR NY1900 White Plains – “m. 25y”)

 

Deborah Jane Smith, daughter of Thomas Francis and Sarah Ann (Scott) Smith.

 

born:

March 17, 1847; New York.

died:

March 29, 1922; Scarsdale, Westchester Co., NY.  (NY State DC #20471)

 

Children:

  1. Claude DeLancy, b. February 28, 1875; Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY.
  2. Pearl Loraine, b. August 1877; Portland, Washington Co., OR.
  3. Leslie Franklin, b. February 9, 1893; White Plains, Westchester Co., NY.

 


The following obituary for Mrs. Mary Brewster (Dickson) Edgerton was published in The Oneonta Herald on June 6, 1869:

 

“DIED –  At Manteno, Ill., 20th ult., in the 22d year of her age, Mary Brewster, wife of A. D. Edgerton, late of Ninevah, Broome Co.”

 

The household of “A. D.” Edgerton was recorded in the 1900 Federal Census of White Plains (Ward 2), Westchester County, New York (pg. 98; dwelling #302; family #325; enum. June 8, 1900), as follows:

 

Name

Rel.

Birthdate & place

Age

Marital

Parents’ birthplace

 

 

 

 

Status

Father

Mother

----------------------------

--------

------------------------

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-----------

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A. D. Edgerton

head

Feb. 1842

NY

58

M 25y

NY

NY

Deborah

wife

Mar. 1855

NY

45

M 25y

NY

NY

Claude D.

son

Feb. 1876

NY

24

M 2y

NY

NY

Mabel

dau-i-l

June 1878

NJ

21

M 2y

NY

NY

Lorena

gdau.

Mar. 1899

NY

1

S

NY

NJ

Pearl S.

dau.

Aug. 1877

OR

22

S

NY

NY

Leslie F.

son

Feb. 1893

NY

7

S

NY

NY

 

According to the above census record, Deborah was the mother of three children, all of whom were still living; and Mable was the mother of one child.  Albert’s occupation was listed as “agent insurance”, and Claude was listed as a “jeweler”.  The family was living at 25 Basker Avenue.  The household also included one servant, Rose Wright.

 


 

Original Source Documents:

 

1900 Federal Census – household of Albert DeLancy Edgerton; White Plains, Westchester Co., NY.

Death Certificate – Albert DeLancy Edgerton; New York City Death Certificates, certificate #17790.

Obituary – Albert DeLancy Edgerton; The New York Times – Sunday, May 26, 1907.