Martin App

Martin App

Male 1824 - 1826 - 1910

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  • Name  Martin App  [1
    Born  1824 - 1826  Mecklenburg, Schwerin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    • Alternate location: Wurttemberg [2]
    Christened  Y  [6
    Gender  Male 
    Physical Description  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • When Martin App holds ordinary conversation with his boys, he always talks English; but when he gets mad and requires more emphatic language, he uses Dutch. [8]
    Religion  Catholic  [9
    Naturalization  1849  [5, 10
    Residence  Abt. 1850  Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation  1870 - 1875  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6, 10, 11, 14, 15
    Cabinet & Furniture Maker 
    • "Martin App is working on Whitney's canal boat." [12]
    • "The schoolmarm had a new slab made by Martin App, yesterday morning, to agitate unruly boys." [13]
    • "Martin App has a cabinet shop." [14]
    Unknown Newspaper Clipping - Catherine App Bennett
    Unknown Newspaper Clipping - Catherine App Bennett
    18700624 - Letter from Cleveland
    18700624 - Letter from Cleveland
    Oswego Daily Press
    06/24/1870, n.p.
    Occupation  1877  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Trustee, Village of Cleveland 
    Residence  1870 - 1880  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • According to the 1870 census, the App residence was valued at $1,200 and their personal estate was valued at $1,600.

      According to the 1875 census, the App residence was valued at $900. [1, 2]
    Occupation  1866 - 1892  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 11, 15
    Undertaker 
    19750809 - 19th Century Hearse
    19750809 - 19th Century Hearse
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    08/09/1975, p.3
    In the 1880s this hearse was used to transport the dead for burial in the Cleveland, New York area. It was built in 1849 by Martin App who then 25 years old.
    Residence  1892 - 1910  Clay Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 9
    1910 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.7A
    1910 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.7A
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 12; ED No. 105; ED Date: 04/22/1910; Sheet No. 7A
    1892 New York State Census - Constantia, p1
    1892 New York State Census - Constantia, p1
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 1892; Assembly District: 1; Page: 1
    Membership  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died  1 Jul 1910  Clay Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • "Martin App, one of the oldest citizens and the pioneer undertaker of this section, died suddenly Friday afternoon. Mr. App had not been feeling well for several days. Mrs. George App returned from an errand and found her aged father-in-law lifeless on the floor." [6]
    19100704 - Noted Cleveland Man Passes Away Suddenly
    19100704 - Noted Cleveland Man Passes Away Suddenly
    Syracuse Post-Standard
    07/04/1910, n.p.
    19100708 - Old Resident Stricken: Martin App of Cleveland Lived in Syracuse Years Ago
    19100708 - Old Resident Stricken: Martin App of Cleveland Lived in Syracuse Years Ago
    Syracuse Herald
    07/08/1910, p.B7
    Buried  St. Mary's Cemetery, Route #49, Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    20141019 - Headstone: Martin and Caroline App
    20141019 - Headstone: Martin and Caroline App
    St. Mary's Cemetery
    Person ID  I11  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified  24 Oct 2017 

    Family  Caroline Lichteissen,   b. 30 May 1831, Bas-Rhine, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1892, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1840  Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
     1. Anthony App,   b. May 1853,   d. 3 Feb 1864
     2. Martin App, Jr.,   b. 10 Mar 1854,   d. 10 Jun 1863
    >3. Frank J. App,   b. May 1857, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1884
    >4. Caroline App,   b. 16 Sep 1859, North Bay, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1904, Bridge Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Aloysius App,   b. 14 Apr 1861,   d. 22 Apr 1863
     6. John James App,   b. Abt. 1863 - 1864, Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1925, Denver, Denver, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. George C. App,   b. Abt. 1869, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1962
    Last Modified  23 Jan 2016 
    Family ID  F3  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1824 - 1826 - Mecklenburg, Schwerin, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhysical Description - - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1840 - Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt. 1850 - Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinet & Furniture Maker - 1870 - 1875 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Trustee, Village of Cleveland - 1877 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - 1880 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Undertaker - 1866 - 1892 - Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1892 - 1910 - Clay Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership - - St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jul 1910 - Clay Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Profile - Martin App
    Profile - Martin App
    xxxxxxxx - Martin, Frank and Fred
    xxxxxxxx - Martin, Frank and Fred
    Left to Right: Martin App, Frank Griesmyer and Fred Houser

  • Notes 
    • "When Martin App holds ordinary conversations with his boys, he always talks in English; but when he gets mad and requires more emphatic language, he uses Dutch." [17]
    • "Martin App is wrestling with a boil the size of a door knob." [18]
    • "Real estate sales recorded this week: The Oneida National Bank of Utica to Martin App, land in Cleveland, $400; April 25, 1882" [19]
    • "While driving over the new iron bridge at Constantia, Thursday, Martin App's horse broke through, from a defective plank, and was considerably injured. Damage for the town to pay, probably." [20]

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] 1875 New York State Census, 14 (Reliability: 2), 5 Jun 1875.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/05/1875; Page: 14; Lines: 6

    2. [S31] 1870 United States Federal Census, 2 (Reliability: 2), 9 Jun 1870.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED Date: 06/09/1870; Sheet No: 2

    3. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 32 (Reliability: 2), 18 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/18/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 32; Line No: 1-5

    4. [S39] 1892 New York State Census, 1 (Reliability: 2), 1892.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 1892; Assembly District: 1; Page: 1

    5. [S6] 1910 United States Federal Census, 7A (Reliability: 2), 22 Apr 1910.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 12; ED No. 105; ED Date: 04/22/1910; Sheet No. 7A; Line No. 9-15

    6. [S4] Syracuse Post-Standard (Reliability: 2), 4 Jul 1910.
      Noted Cleveland Man Passes Away Suddenly

    7. [S19] Find A Grave, findagrave.com., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GScid=854849&GRid=29954193& (Reliability: 1), 20 Sep 2008.
      Caroline Lichteisen App

    8. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press (Reliability: 1), 27 Nov 1880.

    9. [S28] 1899 Cleveland Village Directory, (Village of Cleveland), http://blog.clevelandhistoricalsociety.com/?page_id=265 (Reliability: 2), 1899.

    10. [S8] Unknown Newspaper Clipping (Reliability: 1).
      Untitled - Catherine App Bennett

    11. [S16] Syracuse Herald, B7 (Reliability: 2), 8 Jul 1910.
      Old Resident Stricken: Martin App of Cleveland Lived in Syracuse Years Ago

    12. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, 4 (Reliability: 1), 30 Apr 1881.
      Local Bits

    13. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, 3 (Reliability: 1), 26 May 1883.
      Local Pickings

    14. [S15] Oswego Daily Press (Reliability: 2), 24 Jun 1870.
      Letter From Cleveland

    15. [S13] Rome Daily Sentinel, 3 (Reliability: 1), 9 Aug 1975.
      19th Century Hearse

    16. [S33] History of Oswego County New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches, (L.H. Everts and Company), 291 (Reliability: 2), 1877.
      Cleveland Village

    17. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, 3 (Reliability: 1), 27 Nov 1880.
      Local Bits

    18. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, 3 (Reliability: 1), 18 Dec 1880.
      Local Bits

    19. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, 3 (Reliability: 1), 27 May 1882.
      Local Bits

    20. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, 3 (Reliability: 1), 21 Oct 1882.
      Local Pickings