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From: "Barbara Littlebrant" <>
Subject: Re: Roushorn/Jones
Date: Sun, 19 Nov 2000 19:14:48 GMT
I don't know who was in the funeral business in the time you are searching
but the one in that area now is:
Hawley Funeral Home
Main Street, Star Lake, NY
Phone # 1-315-848-2823
Hope this helps.
>From: "Pat Roloff" <>
>Date: Sun, 19 Nov 2000 11:58:48 -0700
>Two brothers with an uncommon name of Roushorn moved from Ontario to New
>York prior to 1900.
>Almond Roushorn, wife Mary E, daughter Myrtle F. are enumerated in the 1900
>& 1910 census. In 1920 Mary is enumerated with child Gertrude. This family
>lived in Clifton where Almond was a saloon keeper. All are buried in St.
>Huberts Cemetery (no dates next to Gertrude's name). Almond's dates are
>I wondered if anyone knows if there would be an undertaker in Clifton who
>would have records from 1927. I need to find a date of death to search the
>newspaper for obits. What newspaper would have served Clifton? I am hoping
>the obit would give me information as to the whereabouts of his brother
>David J. Roushorn is enumerated nearby in Watertown, Jefferson Co. in 1900.
>I then loose him as there is no soundex for 1910 and a search of Watertown
>area of the census could not locate him. In 1920 there is not a sign of his
>family anywhere in NY. His wife is Margaret Jones from Bedford Mills,
>Frontenac, ON, children David Elmer and Mary E. Not a trace of any of them.
>Members of the Jones family say Margaret Jones Roushorn lived and died in
>the Ogdensburg area.
>Any help is very much needed and appreciated.
>Washington County, ID GenWeb Volunteer Co-ordinator
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