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Deacon Joseph Stark

Deacon Joseph Stark

Male 1835 - 1913

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  • Name  Deacon Joseph Stark  [1
    Prefix  Deacon 
    Born  17 Mar 1835  Amboy, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Joseph Stark was the youngest son of John and Janette Horne Stark, natives of Combernauld, Scotland, and was born in Amboy, March 17, 1835. [1]
    Gender  Male 
    Religion  Deacon  [1
    19110710 - Deacon Joseph Start Dead, pt 2
    19110710 - Deacon Joseph Start Dead, pt 2
    Camden Advance-Journal
    07/10/1911, p.2
    Residence  Amboy, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Soon after the death of their children, [Joseph] sold his property in Amboy and located in Camden, purchasing the residence No. 157 Main street, in which he passed away. [1]
    Residence  1835 - 1840  Amboy, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence  1840  New York Mills, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • When he was five years of age his parents moved to New York Mills, where he remained until a young man, when he with his parents returned to Amboy, where he engaged in farming. [1]
    Occupation  1882  Main Street, Camden, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Owner, Produce Business 
    • In about two years he sold his interest in the business to the late George Swanson, and immediately engaged in the produce business, which up to the time his health failed he had successfully conducted. He had associated with him at one time, the late George Eden and later on, D.S. Sanford, deceased.

      In 1882 he built a brick store on the west side of Main Street, now occupied by C. Miller. [1]
    Residence  1913  157 Main Street, Camden, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation  Amboy, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farming 
    Died  5 Jul 1913  Main Street, Camden, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The community mourns the loss of one of its best citizens in the death of Joseph Stark, who passed peacefully into rest Saturday evening at about 6 o'clock at his home on Main Street, death being due to a general breaking down of his system. He had been in poor health for over a year, although he continued to carry on his business affairs until May 12, since which time he had been confined to this home. [1]
    Buried 
    19110710 - Deacon Joseph Stark Dead, pt3
    19110710 - Deacon Joseph Stark Dead, pt3
    Camden Advance-Journal
    07/10/1911, p.2
    Person ID  I4148  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2019 

    Family 1  Helen A. Griswold,   d. Oct 1883 
    Married  Nov 1858  [1
    • In November, 1858, he married Miss Helen A. Griswold, formerly of Troy. To them were born two daughters, both of whom died in their childhood, and within the same week, being stricken with diphtheria. [1]
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2019 
    Family ID  F1173  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Lillian H. Ford,   d. 27 Jul 1906 
    Married  Jun 1895  [1
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2019 
    Family ID  F1174  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Mary Altay Harding,   b. Abt. 1865, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Nov 1907  [1
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2019 
    Family ID  F1172  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    xxxxxxxx - Profile Picture, Joseph Stark
    xxxxxxxx - Profile Picture, Joseph Stark
    Camden Advance-Journal
    7/10/2013, p.2, Deacon Joseph Stark Dead

  • Sources 
    1. [S170] Camden Advance-Journal, 2 (Reliability: 1), 10 Jul 1913.
      Deacon Joseph Stark Dead