William Mabie Foland

M, #13921, b. 19 November 1906, d. 17 December 1991
FatherGeorge Charles Foland1 b. 15 Jun 1879, d. 2 Jun 1960
MotherMinnie Hanson Mabie1 b. 20 Jun 1877, d. 17 Apr 1934
Birth*19 November 1906 William Mabie Foland was born on 19 November 1906 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.1,2 
Marriage*25 August 1928 He married Vera Iola Ross on 25 August 1928 at Binghamton, Broome County, New York.1,2 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 William Mabie Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.3 
(Witness) oObit20 April 1934 William Mabie Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 20 April 1934 at Cooperstown, New York; The community was. shocked, Tuesday afternoon, to learn of the death at 8:45 o'clock that morning of Mrs. Minnie (Mabie) Foland, wife of George C. Foland. which occurred in .the Amsterdam City Hospital where she went for treatment last Friday afternoon. Mrs. Foland had suffered since last August with an enlargement of the heart, which caused her death.
The body was brought to her home at No. 60 Chestnut street on Wednesday. Owing to .the absence in Washington, D. C of an only daughter Miss Catherine Foland, who is with the members of the Senior Class of the High school on the annual trip of the class, the funeral was postponed until Saturday. It will be held at her home on Chestnut street at 2 o'clock with services at the South Valley church at 3 o'clock. The Rev. Edward C. Petrie will officiate and Peter Jones' and Mrs. Herbert M. Pease will render vocal selections. It was the last request of Mrs. Foland that her daughter be allowed to complete the tour before she should be notified of her mother's death. Members of the family, are, therefore, expecting to meet Miss Foland in New York City and bear the sad news to her when she arrives there, Friday evening.
Mrs. Foland was a native of South Valley, where she was born June 20, 1877, the daughter of the late David and Catherine Hanson Mabie. She continued to reside in South Valley until she was nineteen years of age, when her fami1y removed to Roseboorri, which was her home until her marriage with Mr. Foland of Rosebobm; October 3, 1899. The family have been residents of this village for the past four years, coming here from Binghamton, and during this time, Mrs, Foland had gained many friends, who will feel a keen personal loss in her passing.
Surviving her are the husband, three sons, William Mabie Foland of Binghamton Charles Seward Foland of Syracuse, and George David Foland, residing at home, and the daughter, Miss Catherine Foland, already mentioned.
There also remain three sisters, Mrs. Robert J. Smith of this village, Miss Nettie Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, both of Amsterdam; and two brothers, Seward Mabie and Hanson David Mabie, also of Amsterdam. There are also a niece and nephew, Miss Aleathea Mabie and David Mabie, of Amsterdam, and two grandchildren, Elwin Charles Foland, and Lowell James Foland, of Syracuse. Mrs. Foland was a member of the Presbyterian church of this village, and also held a membership in the Pierstown Grange.4 
(Mentioned) oObit9 June 1960 William Mabie Foland was mentioned in the obituary of George Charles Foland on 9 June 1960 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York; George C: Foland, aged 80, of Cooperstown, died at the Canajoharie Nursing Home on Thursday morning following a long illness.
He was born June 15, 1879 Roseboom, the son of Charles and Jane (Scott) Foland. He married Minnie Mabie on October 3, 1899, at Roseboom. She died in April, 1934. He lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and for many years was in charge of maintenance at the Clara Welch Thanksgiving Home.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Miss Katherine Foland of Frederick, Md; three sons, William of Binghamton, Charles of Syracuse, and George of Cooperstown; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and several cousins.
Funeral services were held at 2 p. m., on Saturday from the Ingalls Funeral Home in Cooperstown, with the Rev. Richard P. Weld, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.5 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 William Mabie Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.6 
Death*17 December 1991 William Mabie Foland died on 17 December 1991 at Binghamton, Broome County, New York, at age 85.7 

Family

Vera Iola Ross b. 11 Aug 1904, d. 29 May 2004
Children

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, New York, County Marriages, 1847-1849; 1907-1936.
  3. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  4. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Cooperstown NY Otsego Farmer & Republican, Friday, April 20, 1934.
  5. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 177553365 - from an obit in The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown, New York, Thur., June 9, 1960, Page 9, Column 7.
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.
  7. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/

Charles Seward Foland

M, #13922, b. 15 October 1908, d. 8 June 1981
FatherGeorge Charles Foland1 b. 15 Jun 1879, d. 2 Jun 1960
MotherMinnie Hanson Mabie1 b. 20 Jun 1877, d. 17 Apr 1934
Birth*15 October 1908 Charles Seward Foland was born on 15 October 1908 at Amsterdam, New York.1 
Marriage*5 April 1931 He married Vera Anna Van der Bogert on 5 April 1931 at Cazenovia, Madison County, New York.1 
(Witness) oObit20 April 1934 Charles Seward Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 20 April 1934 at Cooperstown, New York; The community was. shocked, Tuesday afternoon, to learn of the death at 8:45 o'clock that morning of Mrs. Minnie (Mabie) Foland, wife of George C. Foland. which occurred in .the Amsterdam City Hospital where she went for treatment last Friday afternoon. Mrs. Foland had suffered since last August with an enlargement of the heart, which caused her death.
The body was brought to her home at No. 60 Chestnut street on Wednesday. Owing to .the absence in Washington, D. C of an only daughter Miss Catherine Foland, who is with the members of the Senior Class of the High school on the annual trip of the class, the funeral was postponed until Saturday. It will be held at her home on Chestnut street at 2 o'clock with services at the South Valley church at 3 o'clock. The Rev. Edward C. Petrie will officiate and Peter Jones' and Mrs. Herbert M. Pease will render vocal selections. It was the last request of Mrs. Foland that her daughter be allowed to complete the tour before she should be notified of her mother's death. Members of the family, are, therefore, expecting to meet Miss Foland in New York City and bear the sad news to her when she arrives there, Friday evening.
Mrs. Foland was a native of South Valley, where she was born June 20, 1877, the daughter of the late David and Catherine Hanson Mabie. She continued to reside in South Valley until she was nineteen years of age, when her fami1y removed to Roseboorri, which was her home until her marriage with Mr. Foland of Rosebobm; October 3, 1899. The family have been residents of this village for the past four years, coming here from Binghamton, and during this time, Mrs, Foland had gained many friends, who will feel a keen personal loss in her passing.
Surviving her are the husband, three sons, William Mabie Foland of Binghamton Charles Seward Foland of Syracuse, and George David Foland, residing at home, and the daughter, Miss Catherine Foland, already mentioned.
There also remain three sisters, Mrs. Robert J. Smith of this village, Miss Nettie Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, both of Amsterdam; and two brothers, Seward Mabie and Hanson David Mabie, also of Amsterdam. There are also a niece and nephew, Miss Aleathea Mabie and David Mabie, of Amsterdam, and two grandchildren, Elwin Charles Foland, and Lowell James Foland, of Syracuse. Mrs. Foland was a member of the Presbyterian church of this village, and also held a membership in the Pierstown Grange.2 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 Charles Seward Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.3 
Census*26 April 1940 Charles Seward Foland and Vera Anna Van der Bogert appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 at 407 North Midler Avenue, DeWitt, Onondaga County, New York.
Charles Foland, owns home worth $5000, Head, M, W, 30, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Vera Foland, Wife, F, W, 29, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Charles Foland, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, completed 2 years school, born in New York
Lowell Foland, Son, M, W, 6, S, attended school, born in New York
Gene Foland, Son, M, W, 3, S, born in New York
Neitie Mabee, Aunt, F, W, 70, S, completed 8 years school, born in New York, residence 1 April 1935 was Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York.4 
(Mentioned) oObit9 June 1960 Charles Seward Foland was mentioned in the obituary of George Charles Foland on 9 June 1960 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York; George C: Foland, aged 80, of Cooperstown, died at the Canajoharie Nursing Home on Thursday morning following a long illness.
He was born June 15, 1879 Roseboom, the son of Charles and Jane (Scott) Foland. He married Minnie Mabie on October 3, 1899, at Roseboom. She died in April, 1934. He lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and for many years was in charge of maintenance at the Clara Welch Thanksgiving Home.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Miss Katherine Foland of Frederick, Md; three sons, William of Binghamton, Charles of Syracuse, and George of Cooperstown; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and several cousins.
Funeral services were held at 2 p. m., on Saturday from the Ingalls Funeral Home in Cooperstown, with the Rev. Richard P. Weld, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.5 
Baptism31 July 1966 Charles Seward Foland was baptized on 31 July 1966 at North Syracuse, New York.1 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 He was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.6 
Death*8 June 1981 Charles Seward Foland died on 8 June 1981 at Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, at age 72.1 
Burial* He and Vera Anna Van der Bogert were buried at Collamer Cemetery, DeWitt, Onondaga County, New York.1 

Family

Vera Anna Van der Bogert b. 17 Jan 1910, d. 23 Feb 2001
Child

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Cooperstown NY Otsego Farmer & Republican, Friday, April 20, 1934.
  3. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  4. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, De Witt, Onondaga, New York, Roll T627-2703, Page 11B, ED 34-17.
  5. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 177553365 - from an obit in The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown, New York, Thur., June 9, 1960, Page 9, Column 7.
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.

George David Foland

M, #13923, b. 5 June 1910, d. 25 September 1993
FatherGeorge Charles Foland1 b. 15 Jun 1879, d. 2 Jun 1960
MotherMinnie Hanson Mabie1 b. 20 Jun 1877, d. 17 Apr 1934
Birth*5 June 1910 George David Foland was born on 5 June 1910 at New York.1 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 He was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.2 
Marriage*5 October 1935 George David Foland married Mildred Mae Green on 5 October 1935.1 
(Mentioned) oObit9 June 1960 George David Foland was mentioned in the obituary of George Charles Foland on 9 June 1960 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York; George C: Foland, aged 80, of Cooperstown, died at the Canajoharie Nursing Home on Thursday morning following a long illness.
He was born June 15, 1879 Roseboom, the son of Charles and Jane (Scott) Foland. He married Minnie Mabie on October 3, 1899, at Roseboom. She died in April, 1934. He lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and for many years was in charge of maintenance at the Clara Welch Thanksgiving Home.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Miss Katherine Foland of Frederick, Md; three sons, William of Binghamton, Charles of Syracuse, and George of Cooperstown; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and several cousins.
Funeral services were held at 2 p. m., on Saturday from the Ingalls Funeral Home in Cooperstown, with the Rev. Richard P. Weld, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.3 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 George David Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.4 
Death*25 September 1993 George David Foland died on 25 September 1993 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York, at age 83.1,5 

Family

Mildred Mae Green b. 21 Nov 1909, d. 29 Jun 1997

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  3. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 177553365 - from an obit in The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown, New York, Thur., June 9, 1960, Page 9, Column 7.
  4. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/

Catherine Hanson Foland

F, #13924, b. 7 April 1916, d. 14 December 1989
FatherGeorge Charles Foland1 b. 15 Jun 1879, d. 2 Jun 1960
MotherMinnie Hanson Mabie1 b. 20 Jun 1877, d. 17 Apr 1934
Birth*7 April 1916 Catherine Hanson Foland was born on 7 April 1916 at Roseboom Township, Otsego County, New York.1,2 
(Witness) oObit20 April 1934 She was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 20 April 1934 at Cooperstown, New York; The community was. shocked, Tuesday afternoon, to learn of the death at 8:45 o'clock that morning of Mrs. Minnie (Mabie) Foland, wife of George C. Foland. which occurred in .the Amsterdam City Hospital where she went for treatment last Friday afternoon. Mrs. Foland had suffered since last August with an enlargement of the heart, which caused her death.
The body was brought to her home at No. 60 Chestnut street on Wednesday. Owing to .the absence in Washington, D. C of an only daughter Miss Catherine Foland, who is with the members of the Senior Class of the High school on the annual trip of the class, the funeral was postponed until Saturday. It will be held at her home on Chestnut street at 2 o'clock with services at the South Valley church at 3 o'clock. The Rev. Edward C. Petrie will officiate and Peter Jones' and Mrs. Herbert M. Pease will render vocal selections. It was the last request of Mrs. Foland that her daughter be allowed to complete the tour before she should be notified of her mother's death. Members of the family, are, therefore, expecting to meet Miss Foland in New York City and bear the sad news to her when she arrives there, Friday evening.
Mrs. Foland was a native of South Valley, where she was born June 20, 1877, the daughter of the late David and Catherine Hanson Mabie. She continued to reside in South Valley until she was nineteen years of age, when her fami1y removed to Roseboorri, which was her home until her marriage with Mr. Foland of Rosebobm; October 3, 1899. The family have been residents of this village for the past four years, coming here from Binghamton, and during this time, Mrs, Foland had gained many friends, who will feel a keen personal loss in her passing.
Surviving her are the husband, three sons, William Mabie Foland of Binghamton Charles Seward Foland of Syracuse, and George David Foland, residing at home, and the daughter, Miss Catherine Foland, already mentioned.
There also remain three sisters, Mrs. Robert J. Smith of this village, Miss Nettie Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, both of Amsterdam; and two brothers, Seward Mabie and Hanson David Mabie, also of Amsterdam. There are also a niece and nephew, Miss Aleathea Mabie and David Mabie, of Amsterdam, and two grandchildren, Elwin Charles Foland, and Lowell James Foland, of Syracuse. Mrs. Foland was a member of the Presbyterian church of this village, and also held a membership in the Pierstown Grange.3 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 Catherine Hanson Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.4 
(Mentioned) oObit9 June 1960 Catherine Hanson Foland was mentioned in the obituary of George Charles Foland on 9 June 1960 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York; George C: Foland, aged 80, of Cooperstown, died at the Canajoharie Nursing Home on Thursday morning following a long illness.
He was born June 15, 1879 Roseboom, the son of Charles and Jane (Scott) Foland. He married Minnie Mabie on October 3, 1899, at Roseboom. She died in April, 1934. He lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and for many years was in charge of maintenance at the Clara Welch Thanksgiving Home.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Miss Katherine Foland of Frederick, Md; three sons, William of Binghamton, Charles of Syracuse, and George of Cooperstown; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and several cousins.
Funeral services were held at 2 p. m., on Saturday from the Ingalls Funeral Home in Cooperstown, with the Rev. Richard P. Weld, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.5 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 Catherine Hanson Foland was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.6 
Death*14 December 1989 Catherine Hanson Foland died on 14 December 1989 at Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, at age 73.1,7,8 
Burial* She was buried at South Valley, Otsego County, New York.1 

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Cooperstown NY Otsego Farmer & Republican, Friday, April 20, 1934.
  4. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  5. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorial# 177553365 - from an obit in The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown, New York, Thur., June 9, 1960, Page 9, Column 7.
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.
  7. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  8. [S1] Ancestry.com, Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.

Vera Iola Ross

F, #13925, b. 11 August 1904, d. 29 May 2004
Married Name Her married name was Foland. 
Birth*11 August 1904 Vera Iola Ross was born on 11 August 1904 at Sanitaria Springs, Broome County, New York, daughter of Fred Ross and Ida Blanchard.1,2 
Marriage*25 August 1928 She married William Mabie Foland, son of George Charles Foland and Minnie Hanson Mabie, on 25 August 1928 at Binghamton, Broome County, New York.3,2 
Death*29 May 2004 Vera Iola Ross died on 29 May 2004 at Binghamton, Broome County, New York, at age 99.1 

Family

William Mabie Foland b. 19 Nov 1906, d. 17 Dec 1991
Children

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, New York, County Marriages, 1847-1849; 1907-1936.
  3. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.

Jeanette Mae Foland

F, #13926, b. 19 April 1934, d. 15 March 1990
FatherWilliam Mabie Foland1 b. 19 Nov 1906, d. 17 Dec 1991
MotherVera Iola Ross1 b. 11 Aug 1904, d. 29 May 2004
Married Name Her married name was Worch. 
Birth*19 April 1934 Jeanette Mae Foland was born on 19 April 1934 at Binghamton, Broome County, New York.1,2 
Death*15 March 1990 She died on 15 March 1990 at age 55.1,2 

Family

Peter Rudolph Worch

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Robert Donald Foland

M, #13927, b. 30 January 1938, d. 8 January 2010
FatherWilliam Mabie Foland1 b. 19 Nov 1906, d. 17 Dec 1991
MotherVera Iola Ross1 b. 11 Aug 1904, d. 29 May 2004
Birth*30 January 1938 Robert Donald Foland was born on 30 January 1938 at New York.1 
Death*8 January 2010 He died on 8 January 2010 at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, at age 71.2 

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/

Vera Anna Van der Bogert

F, #13930, b. 17 January 1910, d. 23 February 2001
Married Name Her married name was Foland. 
Birth*17 January 1910 Vera Anna Van der Bogert was born on 17 January 1910 at Cazenovia, New York, daughter of Ward Franklin Van De Bogert and Ada Belle Goodfellow.1 
Marriage*5 April 1931 She married Charles Seward Foland, son of George Charles Foland and Minnie Hanson Mabie, on 5 April 1931 at Cazenovia, Madison County, New York.1 
Census*26 April 1940 Vera Anna Van der Bogert and Charles Seward Foland appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 at 407 North Midler Avenue, DeWitt, Onondaga County, New York.
Charles Foland, owns home worth $5000, Head, M, W, 30, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Vera Foland, Wife, F, W, 29, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Charles Foland, Son, M, W, 7, S, attended school, completed 2 years school, born in New York
Lowell Foland, Son, M, W, 6, S, attended school, born in New York
Gene Foland, Son, M, W, 3, S, born in New York
Neitie Mabee, Aunt, F, W, 70, S, completed 8 years school, born in New York, residence 1 April 1935 was Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York.2 
Baptism27 February 1963 Vera Anna Van der Bogert was baptized on 27 February 1963 at North Syracuse, New York.1 
Death*23 February 2001 She died on 23 February 2001 at Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, at age 91.3 
Burial* She and Charles Seward Foland were buried at Collamer Cemetery, DeWitt, Onondaga County, New York.1 

Family

Charles Seward Foland b. 15 Oct 1908, d. 8 Jun 1981
Child

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, De Witt, Onondaga, New York, Roll T627-2703, Page 11B, ED 34-17.
  3. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/

Mildred Mae Green

F, #13939, b. 21 November 1909, d. 29 June 1997
Married Name Her married name was Foland. 
Birth*21 November 1909 Mildred Mae Green was born on 21 November 1909 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York, daughter of Jasper Green and Mae J Potter.1,2 
Marriage*5 October 1935 She married George David Foland, son of George Charles Foland and Minnie Hanson Mabie, on 5 October 1935.1 
Death*29 June 1997 Mildred Mae Green died on 29 June 1997 at Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York, at age 87.1,2 

Family

George David Foland b. 5 Jun 1910, d. 25 Sep 1993

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Bertha Ella Neiholz

F, #13942, b. 13 August 1881, d. 5 May 1959
Reference13942
Married Name Her married name was Mabie. 
Birth*13 August 1881 Bertha Ella Neiholz was born on 13 August 1881 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York, daughter of Henry Neiholz and Catherine Reinhardt.1,2 
Marriage*5 February 1908 She married Hanson David Mabie, son of David Anthony Mabie and Catherine Alida Hanson, on 5 February 1908 at Amsterdam, New York.1 
CensusApril 1910 Bertha Ella Neiholz and Hanson David Mabie appeared on the census of April 1910 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.
Hanson D Mabee, Head, M, W, 26, M1, 2, New York, New York, New York, Farms own farm
Bertha Mabee, Wife, F, W, 27, M1, 2, no children, New York, Germany, Germany, none.3 
Residence*12 September 1918 Bertha Ella Neiholz and Hanson David Mabie lived on 12 September 1918 at RFD 4, Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York, with David Henry Mabie.4 
CensusJanuary 1920 Bertha Ella Neiholz and Hanson David Mabie appeared on the census of January 1920 at Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York.
Hanson D Mabie, Head, M, W, 36, M, New York, New York, New York, Farms own farm
Bertha E. Mabie, Wife, F, W, 38, M, New York, Germany, Germany
David H. Mabie, Son, M, W, 4yr 6mo, S, New York, New York, New York.5 
Census*April 1930 Bertha Ella Neiholz and Hanson David Mabie appeared on the census of April 1930 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.
Hansons D Mabie, Head, M, W, 46, M, age at first marriage 24, New York, New York, New York, farms own general farm
Bertha E Mabie, Wife, F, W, 48, M, age at first marriage 26, New York, Germany, Germany
David H Mabie, Son, M, W, 14, S, New York, New York, New York
Alethia K Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 7, S, New York, New York, New York
Marrion Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 6, S, New York, New York, New York
Katherine Nehiolz, Mother in law, F, W, 80, Wd, first married at 21, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated in 1870.6 
Census3 May 1940 Bertha Ella Neiholz and Hanson David Mabie appeared on the census of 3 May 1940 at RD # 4, Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York.
Hanson Mabie, owns home worth $3500 on farm, Head, M, W, 56, M, completed 8 years school, born in New York, Farms own farm, wages earned in 1939 - $900
Bertha Mabie, Wife, F, W, 58, M, completed 6 years school, born in New York
Alethia Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 17, S, attended school, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Maerian Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 16, S, attended school, completed 2 years high school, born in New York.7 
(Witness) Marriage19 July 1942 Bertha Ella Neiholz witnessed the marriage of Richard Martin Vedder and Alethia Kathryn Mabie on 19 July 1942 at Amsterdam, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Hanson D. Mabie, upper Steadwell Avenue, announce the marriage of their daughter, Alethea Kathryn, to Private Richard Martin Vedder, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry L. Vedder, 58 Arnold Avenue, which took place Sunday, July 19, at 12:30 o'clock in the Baldwin Memorial Chapel of the Second Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Dr. Frank T. Rhoad officiating. A civil ceremony was previously performed March 28, 1942.
The bride wore a pale blue jersey dress with black accessories and a shoulder bouquet of white orchids, roses and swainsona tied with white ribbons. Her .attendant, Miss Ann HallaIre, was gowned in white jersey with pink accessories and wore a shoulder bouquet of white orchids and roses tied with pink ribbons. Private Stewart K. Brice was the best man and the Bride's brother, David Mabie, acted as usher.
The bride's mother was dressed a in black with black accessories, while the bridegroom's mother wore white with white accessories. A reception for forty guests followed at the Tower Inn. Both Mr. and Mrs. Vedder are graduates of the Wilbur H. Lynch Senior High School and were employed by the Market Hill Food Center until the bridegroom's induction in the Army. He is now stationed at Aberdeen, Md.8 
(Witness) oObit13 November 1957 Bertha Ella Neiholz was mentioned in the obituary of Hanson David Mabie on 13 November 1957 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York; Hanson D. Mabie, assessor of the Town of Amsterdam and one of the section's leading farmers, died Tuesday in the Albany Hospital where he had been a patient for six days.
Mr. Mabie had served as town assessor for eight years and was reelected to that office on the Republican ticket for another term Nov. 5.
He was born in South Valley, Otsego County, Jan. 12. 1884, and could trace his ancestry back to the first settlers of America. On his father's side, be was a descendant of Jan Pettier Mabie. who settled in the Mohawk Valley in the 1600s and built the old Mabie house at Rotterdam which still stands.
Mr. Mabie came. to Amsterdam with his parents in 1900 and with his father operated a market garden and small fruit farm on the Upper Steadwell Ave location where he had since resided. In 1909, Mr. Mabie bought the farm from his father and concentrated on market gardening exclusively until 1916 when he purchased the adjoining farms. He then started the dairy herd which he built up to one of the outstanding herds in the county. He gave up active farming in 1943 due to health and the shortage of labor.
Mr. Mabie helped to organize the first Dairy Herd Improvement Assn., in Montgomery County and was instrumental in the formation in 1908 of the Milk Council Assn., of Amsterdam which is now the Amsterdam Milk Producers' Assn. He served as president of the Farm Bureau of Montgomery County in 1934, resigning from that post tp become the first soil conservation agent in the county in 1936, He also helped to organize and was a director for several years of the first GLF store in Amsterdam and was one of the organizers of the 4-H Club in Montgomery County. During World War II, Mr. Mabie served temporarily as 4-H Club agent in the county and was appointed by Cornell College to assist in the Emergency Farm Labor Program.
A life member and a director of the Montgomery County Fair .Assn., Mr. Mabie was also a director of the Saratoga-Fulton and Montgomery Counties Patrons' Relief Fire Assn., and a director of the FHA, formerly the FSA. He was a director of the Schenectady Produce Credit Assn.. for six years having assisted in the organization of that group, and was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, as well as Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. He was also a member of the agriculture committee of the Amsterdam Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Mabie was a member of the First Baptist Church and served as deacon of the church for several years.
He is survived by his wife, the former Bertha E. Neiholz; one son. David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters, Mrs. Richard M Vedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam; one sister, Mrs. Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; four grandsons and several nieces and nephews.9 
Death*5 May 1959 Bertha Ella Neiholz died on 5 May 1959 at Amsterdam, New York, at age 77.10 
Burial She was buried at Fairview Cemetery, Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.11 
oObit6 May 1959  On 6 May 1959 at Schenectady, New York, Bertha's obituary read: Mrs. Bertha E. Mabie, 77, of Upper Steadwell avenue, died yesterday morning at her home.
Born in Amsterdam on Aug. 13, 1881, she lived in the Amsterdam area her entire life. She was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church and attended the First Baptist Church. She was a member of Scattergood grange of Hagaman; Montgomery county Pomona, State and National granges; the Fort Johnson fire department auxiliary, and the Valley View home bureau.
Mrs. Mabie and her late husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery county. Mrs. Mabie was presented a citation last year by the executive committee for her long years of work. She also was an honorary life member of the organization.
On Feb. 5, 1908, she married Hanson Mabie, former Town of Amsterdam supervisor, who died In 1957.
She is survived by one son, David Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters, Mrs. Richard Vedder and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; six grandchildren, and several cousins.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral house of Johnson-Lindsay with Rev. Derwood Smith officiating. Burial will be in Fair View cemetery. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral house from 7 to 9 p.m. today and tomorrow.10 
oObit6 May 1959  On 6 May 1959 at Amsterdam, New York, Bertha's obituary read: Bertha E. Neiholz, widow of Hanson D. Mabie, died Tuesday morning at her home on Upper Steadwell Ave.
A lifelong resident of Amsterdam, she was born in this city Aug. 13, 1881, a daughter of Henry and Katherine Reinhardt. Neiholz, and was married to Mr. Mabie Feb. 5, 1908. Mr. Mabie died Nov. 12, 1957.
Mrs. Mabie and her husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery County and last 'year she was presented a citation for her many years of. service to the 4-H Clubs of the county. Also interested in grange work, she was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, of Hagaman, Montgomery County Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. She was a member of t h e Valley View Home Bureau and the Auxiliary of the
Fort Johnson Fire Dept.
Mrs. Mabie was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, but attended the First Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters. Mrs. Richard McVedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam, slx-grandchildren, Miss Renee Mabie and Karl Hanson Mabie, Canajoharie, Miss Shannon Vedder and Richard Lee Vedder, Amsterdam, Robert Johnson Mabie, Cobleskill, and David Wayne Mabie Ellenburg Depot; also several cousins.12 

Family

Hanson David Mabie b. 12 Jan 1884, d. 12 Nov 1957
Children

Citations

  1. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, obit in The Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, May 6, 1959.
  2. [S1] Ancestry.com, New York, County Marriages, 1847-1849; 1907-1936.
  3. [S76] 1910 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York; Series: T624; Roll: 994; Page: 48B; Enumeration District: 70; Part: 1; Line: 16.
  4. [S338] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/default.aspx?rt=39
  5. [S304] 1920 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York; Roll: T625_1126; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 81; Image: 749.
  6. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, Roll: 1456, Enumeration District: 28, Image: 788.
  7. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York, Roll T627-2682, Page 6B, ED 29-39.
  8. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Amsterdam NY Daily Democrat and Recorder, July 21, 1942.
  9. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, November 13, 1957.
  10. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Schenectady NY Gazette, May 6, 1959.
  11. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorials 78507747 & 78507748.
  12. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, May 6, 1959.
  13. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.

David Henry Mabie

M, #13943, b. 8 July 1915, d. 4 August 1987
FatherHanson David Mabie1 b. 12 Jan 1884, d. 12 Nov 1957
MotherBertha Ella Neiholz1 b. 13 Aug 1881, d. 5 May 1959
Reference13943
Birth*8 July 1915 David Henry Mabie was born on 8 July 1915 at Amsterdam, New York.1 
(Witness) Residence12 September 1918 He lived with Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz on 12 September 1918 at RFD 4, Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.2 
(Witness) CensusJanuary 1920 David Henry Mabie appeared on the census of January 1920 in the household of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz at Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York,
; Hanson D Mabie, Head, M, W, 36, M, New York, New York, New York, Farms own farm
Bertha E. Mabie, Wife, F, W, 38, M, New York, Germany, Germany
David H. Mabie, Son, M, W, 4yr 6mo, S, New York, New York, New York.3 
(Witness) CensusApril 1930 David Henry Mabie appeared on the census of April 1930 in the household of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York,
; Hansons D Mabie, Head, M, W, 46, M, age at first marriage 24, New York, New York, New York, farms own general farm
Bertha E Mabie, Wife, F, W, 48, M, age at first marriage 26, New York, Germany, Germany
David H Mabie, Son, M, W, 14, S, New York, New York, New York
Alethia K Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 7, S, New York, New York, New York
Marrion Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 6, S, New York, New York, New York
Katherine Nehiolz, Mother in law, F, W, 80, Wd, first married at 21, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated in 1870.4 
(Witness) oObit20 April 1934 David Henry Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 20 April 1934 at Cooperstown, New York; The community was. shocked, Tuesday afternoon, to learn of the death at 8:45 o'clock that morning of Mrs. Minnie (Mabie) Foland, wife of George C. Foland. which occurred in .the Amsterdam City Hospital where she went for treatment last Friday afternoon. Mrs. Foland had suffered since last August with an enlargement of the heart, which caused her death.
The body was brought to her home at No. 60 Chestnut street on Wednesday. Owing to .the absence in Washington, D. C of an only daughter Miss Catherine Foland, who is with the members of the Senior Class of the High school on the annual trip of the class, the funeral was postponed until Saturday. It will be held at her home on Chestnut street at 2 o'clock with services at the South Valley church at 3 o'clock. The Rev. Edward C. Petrie will officiate and Peter Jones' and Mrs. Herbert M. Pease will render vocal selections. It was the last request of Mrs. Foland that her daughter be allowed to complete the tour before she should be notified of her mother's death. Members of the family, are, therefore, expecting to meet Miss Foland in New York City and bear the sad news to her when she arrives there, Friday evening.
Mrs. Foland was a native of South Valley, where she was born June 20, 1877, the daughter of the late David and Catherine Hanson Mabie. She continued to reside in South Valley until she was nineteen years of age, when her fami1y removed to Roseboorri, which was her home until her marriage with Mr. Foland of Rosebobm; October 3, 1899. The family have been residents of this village for the past four years, coming here from Binghamton, and during this time, Mrs, Foland had gained many friends, who will feel a keen personal loss in her passing.
Surviving her are the husband, three sons, William Mabie Foland of Binghamton Charles Seward Foland of Syracuse, and George David Foland, residing at home, and the daughter, Miss Catherine Foland, already mentioned.
There also remain three sisters, Mrs. Robert J. Smith of this village, Miss Nettie Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, both of Amsterdam; and two brothers, Seward Mabie and Hanson David Mabie, also of Amsterdam. There are also a niece and nephew, Miss Aleathea Mabie and David Mabie, of Amsterdam, and two grandchildren, Elwin Charles Foland, and Lowell James Foland, of Syracuse. Mrs. Foland was a member of the Presbyterian church of this village, and also held a membership in the Pierstown Grange.5 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 David Henry Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.6 
Marriage*2 January 1937 David Henry Mabie married Mary Eleanor Bowerman, daughter of Silas Gifford Bowerman and Sarah E. Ketchum, on 2 January 1937 at Canajoharie, New York.1 
Census*3 May 1940 David Henry Mabie and Mary Eleanor Bowerman appeared on the census of 3 May 1940 at RD # 4, Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York.
David Mabie, Head, M, W, 24, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York, Farm Help, wages earned in 1939 - $600
Mary Mabie, Wife, F, W, 22, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
David W Mabie, Son, M, W, 3, S, born in New York
Robert Mabie, Son, M, W, 1, S, born in New York.7 
(Witness) Marriage19 July 1942 David Henry Mabie witnessed the marriage of Richard Martin Vedder and Alethia Kathryn Mabie on 19 July 1942 at Amsterdam, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Hanson D. Mabie, upper Steadwell Avenue, announce the marriage of their daughter, Alethea Kathryn, to Private Richard Martin Vedder, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry L. Vedder, 58 Arnold Avenue, which took place Sunday, July 19, at 12:30 o'clock in the Baldwin Memorial Chapel of the Second Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Dr. Frank T. Rhoad officiating. A civil ceremony was previously performed March 28, 1942.
The bride wore a pale blue jersey dress with black accessories and a shoulder bouquet of white orchids, roses and swainsona tied with white ribbons. Her .attendant, Miss Ann HallaIre, was gowned in white jersey with pink accessories and wore a shoulder bouquet of white orchids and roses tied with pink ribbons. Private Stewart K. Brice was the best man and the Bride's brother, David Mabie, acted as usher.
The bride's mother was dressed a in black with black accessories, while the bridegroom's mother wore white with white accessories. A reception for forty guests followed at the Tower Inn. Both Mr. and Mrs. Vedder are graduates of the Wilbur H. Lynch Senior High School and were employed by the Market Hill Food Center until the bridegroom's induction in the Army. He is now stationed at Aberdeen, Md.8 
(Witness) oObit13 November 1957 David Henry Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Hanson David Mabie on 13 November 1957 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York; Hanson D. Mabie, assessor of the Town of Amsterdam and one of the section's leading farmers, died Tuesday in the Albany Hospital where he had been a patient for six days.
Mr. Mabie had served as town assessor for eight years and was reelected to that office on the Republican ticket for another term Nov. 5.
He was born in South Valley, Otsego County, Jan. 12. 1884, and could trace his ancestry back to the first settlers of America. On his father's side, be was a descendant of Jan Pettier Mabie. who settled in the Mohawk Valley in the 1600s and built the old Mabie house at Rotterdam which still stands.
Mr. Mabie came. to Amsterdam with his parents in 1900 and with his father operated a market garden and small fruit farm on the Upper Steadwell Ave location where he had since resided. In 1909, Mr. Mabie bought the farm from his father and concentrated on market gardening exclusively until 1916 when he purchased the adjoining farms. He then started the dairy herd which he built up to one of the outstanding herds in the county. He gave up active farming in 1943 due to health and the shortage of labor.
Mr. Mabie helped to organize the first Dairy Herd Improvement Assn., in Montgomery County and was instrumental in the formation in 1908 of the Milk Council Assn., of Amsterdam which is now the Amsterdam Milk Producers' Assn. He served as president of the Farm Bureau of Montgomery County in 1934, resigning from that post tp become the first soil conservation agent in the county in 1936, He also helped to organize and was a director for several years of the first GLF store in Amsterdam and was one of the organizers of the 4-H Club in Montgomery County. During World War II, Mr. Mabie served temporarily as 4-H Club agent in the county and was appointed by Cornell College to assist in the Emergency Farm Labor Program.
A life member and a director of the Montgomery County Fair .Assn., Mr. Mabie was also a director of the Saratoga-Fulton and Montgomery Counties Patrons' Relief Fire Assn., and a director of the FHA, formerly the FSA. He was a director of the Schenectady Produce Credit Assn.. for six years having assisted in the organization of that group, and was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, as well as Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. He was also a member of the agriculture committee of the Amsterdam Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Mabie was a member of the First Baptist Church and served as deacon of the church for several years.
He is survived by his wife, the former Bertha E. Neiholz; one son. David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters, Mrs. Richard M Vedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam; one sister, Mrs. Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; four grandsons and several nieces and nephews.9 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 David Henry Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Amsterdam, New York; Bertha E. Neiholz, widow of Hanson D. Mabie, died Tuesday morning at her home on Upper Steadwell Ave.
A lifelong resident of Amsterdam, she was born in this city Aug. 13, 1881, a daughter of Henry and Katherine Reinhardt. Neiholz, and was married to Mr. Mabie Feb. 5, 1908. Mr. Mabie died Nov. 12, 1957.
Mrs. Mabie and her husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery County and last 'year she was presented a citation for her many years of. service to the 4-H Clubs of the county. Also interested in grange work, she was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, of Hagaman, Montgomery County Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. She was a member of t h e Valley View Home Bureau and the Auxiliary of the
Fort Johnson Fire Dept.
Mrs. Mabie was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, but attended the First Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters. Mrs. Richard McVedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam, slx-grandchildren, Miss Renee Mabie and Karl Hanson Mabie, Canajoharie, Miss Shannon Vedder and Richard Lee Vedder, Amsterdam, Robert Johnson Mabie, Cobleskill, and David Wayne Mabie Ellenburg Depot; also several cousins.10 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 David Henry Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Schenectady, New York; Mrs. Bertha E. Mabie, 77, of Upper Steadwell avenue, died yesterday morning at her home.
Born in Amsterdam on Aug. 13, 1881, she lived in the Amsterdam area her entire life. She was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church and attended the First Baptist Church. She was a member of Scattergood grange of Hagaman; Montgomery county Pomona, State and National granges; the Fort Johnson fire department auxiliary, and the Valley View home bureau.
Mrs. Mabie and her late husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery county. Mrs. Mabie was presented a citation last year by the executive committee for her long years of work. She also was an honorary life member of the organization.
On Feb. 5, 1908, she married Hanson Mabie, former Town of Amsterdam supervisor, who died In 1957.
She is survived by one son, David Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters, Mrs. Richard Vedder and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; six grandchildren, and several cousins.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral house of Johnson-Lindsay with Rev. Derwood Smith officiating. Burial will be in Fair View cemetery. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral house from 7 to 9 p.m. today and tomorrow.11 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 David Henry Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.12 
Residence*August 1987 David Henry Mabie and Mary Eleanor Bowerman lived in August 1987 at Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New York; official SSDI residence.13 
Death*4 August 1987 David Henry Mabie died on 4 August 1987 at Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New York, at age 72.1 
Burial* He was buried at Ames Cemetery, Ames, Montgomery County, New York.14 

Family

Mary Eleanor Bowerman b. 2 Nov 1917, d. 7 Feb 2004
Children

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S338] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/default.aspx?rt=39
  3. [S304] 1920 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York; Roll: T625_1126; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 81; Image: 749.
  4. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, Roll: 1456, Enumeration District: 28, Image: 788.
  5. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Cooperstown NY Otsego Farmer & Republican, Friday, April 20, 1934.
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  7. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York, Roll T627-2682, Page 6B, ED 29-39.
  8. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Amsterdam NY Daily Democrat and Recorder, July 21, 1942.
  9. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, November 13, 1957.
  10. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, May 6, 1959.
  11. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Schenectady NY Gazette, May 6, 1959.
  12. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.
  13. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/
  14. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorials 42125321 & 42125329.

Katherine Mabie

F, #13944, b. 10 September 1917, d. 10 September 1917
FatherHanson David Mabie1 b. 12 Jan 1884, d. 12 Nov 1957
MotherBertha Ella Neiholz1 b. 13 Aug 1881, d. 5 May 1959
Death*10 September 1917 Katherine Mabie died on 10 September 1917 at Amsterdam, New York.1 
Birth*10 September 1917 She was born on 10 September 1917 at Amsterdam, New York.1 
Burial* She was buried at Amsterdam, New York.1 

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.

Alethia Kathryn Mabie1

F, #13945, b. 11 October 1922, d. 27 February 1989
FatherHanson David Mabie2 b. 12 Jan 1884, d. 12 Nov 1957
MotherBertha Ella Neiholz2 b. 13 Aug 1881, d. 5 May 1959
Married Name Her married name was Vedder. 
Birth*11 October 1922 Alethia Kathryn Mabie was born on 11 October 1922 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.2,3,4 
(Witness) CensusApril 1930 Alethia Kathryn Mabie appeared on the census of April 1930 in the household of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York,
; Hansons D Mabie, Head, M, W, 46, M, age at first marriage 24, New York, New York, New York, farms own general farm
Bertha E Mabie, Wife, F, W, 48, M, age at first marriage 26, New York, Germany, Germany
David H Mabie, Son, M, W, 14, S, New York, New York, New York
Alethia K Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 7, S, New York, New York, New York
Marrion Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 6, S, New York, New York, New York
Katherine Nehiolz, Mother in law, F, W, 80, Wd, first married at 21, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated in 1870.5 
(Witness) oObit20 April 1934 Alethia Kathryn Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 20 April 1934 at Cooperstown, New York; The community was. shocked, Tuesday afternoon, to learn of the death at 8:45 o'clock that morning of Mrs. Minnie (Mabie) Foland, wife of George C. Foland. which occurred in .the Amsterdam City Hospital where she went for treatment last Friday afternoon. Mrs. Foland had suffered since last August with an enlargement of the heart, which caused her death.
The body was brought to her home at No. 60 Chestnut street on Wednesday. Owing to .the absence in Washington, D. C of an only daughter Miss Catherine Foland, who is with the members of the Senior Class of the High school on the annual trip of the class, the funeral was postponed until Saturday. It will be held at her home on Chestnut street at 2 o'clock with services at the South Valley church at 3 o'clock. The Rev. Edward C. Petrie will officiate and Peter Jones' and Mrs. Herbert M. Pease will render vocal selections. It was the last request of Mrs. Foland that her daughter be allowed to complete the tour before she should be notified of her mother's death. Members of the family, are, therefore, expecting to meet Miss Foland in New York City and bear the sad news to her when she arrives there, Friday evening.
Mrs. Foland was a native of South Valley, where she was born June 20, 1877, the daughter of the late David and Catherine Hanson Mabie. She continued to reside in South Valley until she was nineteen years of age, when her fami1y removed to Roseboorri, which was her home until her marriage with Mr. Foland of Rosebobm; October 3, 1899. The family have been residents of this village for the past four years, coming here from Binghamton, and during this time, Mrs, Foland had gained many friends, who will feel a keen personal loss in her passing.
Surviving her are the husband, three sons, William Mabie Foland of Binghamton Charles Seward Foland of Syracuse, and George David Foland, residing at home, and the daughter, Miss Catherine Foland, already mentioned.
There also remain three sisters, Mrs. Robert J. Smith of this village, Miss Nettie Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, both of Amsterdam; and two brothers, Seward Mabie and Hanson David Mabie, also of Amsterdam. There are also a niece and nephew, Miss Aleathea Mabie and David Mabie, of Amsterdam, and two grandchildren, Elwin Charles Foland, and Lowell James Foland, of Syracuse. Mrs. Foland was a member of the Presbyterian church of this village, and also held a membership in the Pierstown Grange.6 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 Alethia Kathryn Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.7 
(Witness) Census3 May 1940 Alethia Kathryn Mabie appeared on the census of 3 May 1940 in the household of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz at RD # 4, Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York,
; Hanson Mabie, owns home worth $3500 on farm, Head, M, W, 56, M, completed 8 years school, born in New York, Farms own farm, wages earned in 1939 - $900
Bertha Mabie, Wife, F, W, 58, M, completed 6 years school, born in New York
Alethia Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 17, S, attended school, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Maerian Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 16, S, attended school, completed 2 years high school, born in New York.8 
Marriage*19 July 1942 Alethia Kathryn Mabie married Richard Martin Vedder on 19 July 1942 at Amsterdam, New York.
"Mr. and Mrs. Hanson D. Mabie, upper Steadwell Avenue, announce the marriage of their daughter, Alethea Kathryn, to Private Richard Martin Vedder, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry L. Vedder, 58 Arnold Avenue, which took place Sunday, July 19, at 12:30 o'clock in the Baldwin Memorial Chapel of the Second Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Dr. Frank T. Rhoad officiating. A civil ceremony was previously performed March 28, 1942.
The bride wore a pale blue jersey dress with black accessories and a shoulder bouquet of white orchids, roses and swainsona tied with white ribbons. Her .attendant, Miss Ann HallaIre, was gowned in white jersey with pink accessories and wore a shoulder bouquet of white orchids and roses tied with pink ribbons. Private Stewart K. Brice was the best man and the Bride's brother, David Mabie, acted as usher.
The bride's mother was dressed a in black with black accessories, while the bridegroom's mother wore white with white accessories. A reception for forty guests followed at the Tower Inn. Both Mr. and Mrs. Vedder are graduates of the Wilbur H. Lynch Senior High School and were employed by the Market Hill Food Center until the bridegroom's induction in the Army. He is now stationed at Aberdeen, Md."9 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 Alethia Kathryn Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Amsterdam, New York; Bertha E. Neiholz, widow of Hanson D. Mabie, died Tuesday morning at her home on Upper Steadwell Ave.
A lifelong resident of Amsterdam, she was born in this city Aug. 13, 1881, a daughter of Henry and Katherine Reinhardt. Neiholz, and was married to Mr. Mabie Feb. 5, 1908. Mr. Mabie died Nov. 12, 1957.
Mrs. Mabie and her husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery County and last 'year she was presented a citation for her many years of. service to the 4-H Clubs of the county. Also interested in grange work, she was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, of Hagaman, Montgomery County Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. She was a member of t h e Valley View Home Bureau and the Auxiliary of the
Fort Johnson Fire Dept.
Mrs. Mabie was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, but attended the First Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters. Mrs. Richard McVedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam, slx-grandchildren, Miss Renee Mabie and Karl Hanson Mabie, Canajoharie, Miss Shannon Vedder and Richard Lee Vedder, Amsterdam, Robert Johnson Mabie, Cobleskill, and David Wayne Mabie Ellenburg Depot; also several cousins.10 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 Alethia Kathryn Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Schenectady, New York; Mrs. Bertha E. Mabie, 77, of Upper Steadwell avenue, died yesterday morning at her home.
Born in Amsterdam on Aug. 13, 1881, she lived in the Amsterdam area her entire life. She was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church and attended the First Baptist Church. She was a member of Scattergood grange of Hagaman; Montgomery county Pomona, State and National granges; the Fort Johnson fire department auxiliary, and the Valley View home bureau.
Mrs. Mabie and her late husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery county. Mrs. Mabie was presented a citation last year by the executive committee for her long years of work. She also was an honorary life member of the organization.
On Feb. 5, 1908, she married Hanson Mabie, former Town of Amsterdam supervisor, who died In 1957.
She is survived by one son, David Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters, Mrs. Richard Vedder and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; six grandchildren, and several cousins.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral house of Johnson-Lindsay with Rev. Derwood Smith officiating. Burial will be in Fair View cemetery. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral house from 7 to 9 p.m. today and tomorrow.11 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 Alethia Kathryn Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.12 
Death*27 February 1989 Alethia Kathryn Mabie died on 27 February 1989 at Amsterdam, New York, at age 66.2 
Burial* She was buried at Amsterdam, New York.2 

Family

Richard Martin Vedder b. 26 May 1919, d. 10 Nov 1987
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 says 11 Oct 1921.
  4. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/
  5. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, Roll: 1456, Enumeration District: 28, Image: 788.
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Cooperstown NY Otsego Farmer & Republican, Friday, April 20, 1934.
  7. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  8. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York, Roll T627-2682, Page 6B, ED 29-39.
  9. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Amsterdam NY Daily Democrat and Recorder, July 21, 1942.
  10. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, May 6, 1959.
  11. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Schenectady NY Gazette, May 6, 1959.
  12. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.

Maerian Leona Mabie1

F, #13946, b. 16 March 1924, d. 20 September 2002
FatherHanson David Mabie2 b. 12 Jan 1884, d. 12 Nov 1957
MotherBertha Ella Neiholz2 b. 13 Aug 1881, d. 5 May 1959
Name Variation  Maerian Leona Mabie was also known as Maerian. 
Birth*16 March 1924 She was born on 16 March 1924 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.3,1 
(Witness) CensusApril 1930 Maerian Leona Mabie appeared on the census of April 1930 in the household of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York,
; Hansons D Mabie, Head, M, W, 46, M, age at first marriage 24, New York, New York, New York, farms own general farm
Bertha E Mabie, Wife, F, W, 48, M, age at first marriage 26, New York, Germany, Germany
David H Mabie, Son, M, W, 14, S, New York, New York, New York
Alethia K Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 7, S, New York, New York, New York
Marrion Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 6, S, New York, New York, New York
Katherine Nehiolz, Mother in law, F, W, 80, Wd, first married at 21, Germany, Germany, Germany, immigrated in 1870.4 
(Witness) oObit21 April 1934 Maerian Leona Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Minnie Hanson Mabie on 21 April 1934 at Gloversville, New York; Mrs. George C. Foland of Cooperstown, well known here, died Tuesday morning at 8:50 in the Amsterdam City hospital after a lingering illness. She was taken sick in August.
Mrs. Foland was born in South Valley, Otsego County, a daughter of David A. Mabie and Catherine Hanson. She came of revolutionary stock, her grandfather of the fifth generation being born in Tribes Hill, the first white child to be born in the Mohawk Valley on the north side of the Mohawk River west of Schenectady.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Foland is survived by three sons, William Mabie Foland, Binghamton; Charles Seward Foland, Syracuse, and George David Foland, Cooperstown; one daughter, Catherine Hanson Foland, Cooperstown; two grandsons in Syracuse; two brothers, Seward and Hanson D. Mabie, Amsterdam; three sisters, Miss Nettie E. Mabie and Mrs. Vena Eckerson, Amsterdam, and Mrs, Robert J. Smith, Cooperstown; two nieces, Alethea and Marion Mabie, and a nephew, David H. Mabie, of Amsterdam.
The funeral will be held Saturday at the home, 60 Chestnut street, Cooperstown at 1 o'clock and the Christian church in South Valley at 2. Burial will be in South Valley Cemetery.5 
(Witness) Census3 May 1940 Maerian Leona Mabie appeared on the census of 3 May 1940 in the household of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz at RD # 4, Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York,
; Hanson Mabie, owns home worth $3500 on farm, Head, M, W, 56, M, completed 8 years school, born in New York, Farms own farm, wages earned in 1939 - $900
Bertha Mabie, Wife, F, W, 58, M, completed 6 years school, born in New York
Alethia Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 17, S, attended school, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
Maerian Mabie, Daughter, F, W, 16, S, attended school, completed 2 years high school, born in New York.6 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 Maerian Leona Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Amsterdam, New York; Bertha E. Neiholz, widow of Hanson D. Mabie, died Tuesday morning at her home on Upper Steadwell Ave.
A lifelong resident of Amsterdam, she was born in this city Aug. 13, 1881, a daughter of Henry and Katherine Reinhardt. Neiholz, and was married to Mr. Mabie Feb. 5, 1908. Mr. Mabie died Nov. 12, 1957.
Mrs. Mabie and her husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery County and last 'year she was presented a citation for her many years of. service to the 4-H Clubs of the county. Also interested in grange work, she was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, of Hagaman, Montgomery County Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. She was a member of t h e Valley View Home Bureau and the Auxiliary of the
Fort Johnson Fire Dept.
Mrs. Mabie was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, but attended the First Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters. Mrs. Richard McVedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam, slx-grandchildren, Miss Renee Mabie and Karl Hanson Mabie, Canajoharie, Miss Shannon Vedder and Richard Lee Vedder, Amsterdam, Robert Johnson Mabie, Cobleskill, and David Wayne Mabie Ellenburg Depot; also several cousins.7 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 Maerian Leona Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Schenectady, New York; Mrs. Bertha E. Mabie, 77, of Upper Steadwell avenue, died yesterday morning at her home.
Born in Amsterdam on Aug. 13, 1881, she lived in the Amsterdam area her entire life. She was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church and attended the First Baptist Church. She was a member of Scattergood grange of Hagaman; Montgomery county Pomona, State and National granges; the Fort Johnson fire department auxiliary, and the Valley View home bureau.
Mrs. Mabie and her late husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery county. Mrs. Mabie was presented a citation last year by the executive committee for her long years of work. She also was an honorary life member of the organization.
On Feb. 5, 1908, she married Hanson Mabie, former Town of Amsterdam supervisor, who died In 1957.
She is survived by one son, David Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters, Mrs. Richard Vedder and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; six grandchildren, and several cousins.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral house of Johnson-Lindsay with Rev. Derwood Smith officiating. Burial will be in Fair View cemetery. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral house from 7 to 9 p.m. today and tomorrow.8 
(Witness) oObit9 November 1971 Maerian Leona Mabie was mentioned in the obituary of Leona Evelyn Mabie on 9 November 1971 at Cooperstown, New York; Mrs. Leona E. Smith, 92, of 12 Susquehanna Avenue, widow of former County Treasurer Robert J. Smith, died October 30 at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, following a long illness.
Mrs. Smith was born September 29, 1879 at South Valley, daughter of David and Catherine (Hanson) Mabie. She was married to Mr. Smith in 1900 at Roseboom. He died December 11, 1965.
She had lived in Cooperstown since 1930 and was a member of the United Methodist Church and its WSCS; the Ellen Littell Missionary Society; Otsego Chapter, OES; and the DAR.
She was a collector of antiques and for many years operated an antique shop in her home. She had been a resident of Woodside Hall for the past five years.
She is survived by three nieces, Miss Catherine H. Foland, Frederick, Md; Mrs. Richard (Alethla) Vedder, Amsterdam, and Miss Marian Mabie, Amsterdam; four nephews, William M. Foland, Binghamton; Charles S. Foland, Syracuse; George D. Foland, Cooperstown, and - David A Mabie, Canajoharie.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ingalis Connell and Dow Funeral Home here, with the Rev. Harold J. Saxton, pastor of Cooperstown United Methodist Church officiating, Burial was in South Valley Cemetery.9 
Death*20 September 2002 Maerian Leona Mabie died on 20 September 2002 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York, at age 78.1 

Citations

  1. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  3. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie, says 13 Mar 1924.
  4. [S303] 1930 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, Roll: 1456, Enumeration District: 28, Image: 788.
  5. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Morning Herald, Gloversville NY, April 21, 1934.
  6. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York, Roll T627-2682, Page 6B, ED 29-39.
  7. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, May 6, 1959.
  8. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Schenectady NY Gazette, May 6, 1959.
  9. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Otsego Farmer, Cooperstown NY, Thursday, November 9, 1971.

Mary Eleanor Bowerman

F, #13947, b. 2 November 1917, d. 7 February 2004
FatherSilas Gifford Bowerman b. 17 Feb 1876, d. 22 Jun 1921
MotherSarah E. Ketchum b. 28 Aug 1875, d. 1957
Reference13947
Married Name Her married name was Mabie. 
Birth*2 November 1917 Mary Eleanor Bowerman was born on 2 November 1917 at Canajoharie, New York, daughter of Silas Gifford and Sarah Ketchum Bowerma.1,2 
Marriage*2 January 1937 She married David Henry Mabie, son of Hanson David Mabie and Bertha Ella Neiholz, on 2 January 1937 at Canajoharie, New York.3 
Census*3 May 1940 Mary Eleanor Bowerman and David Henry Mabie appeared on the census of 3 May 1940 at RD # 4, Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York.
David Mabie, Head, M, W, 24, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York, Farm Help, wages earned in 1939 - $600
Mary Mabie, Wife, F, W, 22, M, completed 4 years high school, born in New York
David W Mabie, Son, M, W, 3, S, born in New York
Robert Mabie, Son, M, W, 1, S, born in New York.4 
Residence*August 1987 Mary Eleanor Bowerman and David Henry Mabie lived in August 1987 at Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New York; official SSDI residence.5 
(Witness) oObit24 August 2002 Mary Eleanor Bowerman was mentioned in the obituary of Karl Hanson Mabie on 24 August 2002 at Fulton, New York; Karl H. Mabie, 55, of Fulton, formerly of Marshville, died Wednesday, Aug. 14.
Born April 9, 1947 in Amsterdam, he was the son of David and Mary Bowerman Mabie. He was a 1965 graduate of Canajoharie High School.
For over 30 years, Mr. Mabie worked as an over-the-road truck driver until becoming the Sidekit Division Northeast Regional Coordinator for Werner Enterprises based out of Omaha, Neb.
He was an avid NASCAR, Winston Cup Division, and NASCAR modified division race fan. He was also a Mapletown Subordinate, Pomona and NYS Grange member.
Surviving are his mother, Mary B. Mabie of Marshville; two sons, Donald Mabie of Hamilton and Kyle Mabie of Hagaman; a daughter, Lauren Mabie of Hagaman; two brothers, D. Wayne Mabie of Ballston Lake and Robert Mabie of Gloversville; a sister, Renee Merolli of Douglas, Mass; a grandson; a step-grandson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service was held Sunday at the Marshville Evangelical Church, Marshville, with the Rev. Robert Dievendorf officiating.
Interment will take place in the Ames Cemetery at a later date. There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshville Evangelical Church or the Ayres Memorial Animal Shelter.6 
Residence*2004 Mary Eleanor Bowerman lived in 2004 at Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New York.5 
Death*7 February 2004 She died on 7 February 2004 at Milford Whitinsville Regional Hospital, Milford, Massachusetts, at age 86.7 
Burial She was buried at Ames Cemetery, Ames, Montgomery County, New York.8 
oObit*19 February 2004  On 19 February 2004 at Gloversville, Fulton County, New York, Mary's obituary read: Mary B. Mabie, 86, of Marshville Rd. passed away Saturday evening at the Milford Whitinsville Regional Hospital in Milford, Massachusetts after a brief illness. She was the last surviving child of Silas Gifford and Sarah Ketchum Bowerman and was born in Canajoharie on November 2, 1917. Mrs. Mabie was employed as head cashier and bookkeeper for the Victory Market in Canajoharie and later for Beechnut Mfg., before she retired in 1972. She then went on to serve as a home health aide. Active in church and civic endeavors, she was Sunday school teacher and treasurer for over thirty years at the Marshville Evangelical Church.
A member of the Mapletown Grange for over seventy years, she served on the New York State and National Granges as lady assistant steward and chairperson of the State Women's Committee. For twenty years, she was the assistant superintendent of the Grange exhibits at the New York State Fair in Syracuse. For thirty-five years she was a member and past matron of the Otsquago Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. Years ago, Mrs. Mabie was past president of the Canajoharie Parents and Teachers Association.
Her love for her family, birds, flowers and sewing and crocheting is how she will be remembered.
On January 2, 1937, she was united in marriage to David H. Mabie, a union that lasted for fifty years before he passed away in 1987. Her son, Karl Mabie, also predeceased her in 2002.
Survivors include her children, D. Wayne Mabie (Brenda) of Ballston Lake, Robert J. Mabie of Gloversville and
Renee Merolli of Douglas, MA: eight grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of her life will take place on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Marshville Evangelical Church, the
Rev. Kenneth Dingman officiating. Relatives and friends are invited and may call today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Lenz and Betz Funeral Home, 69 Otsego Street, Canajoharie, where an Eastern Star service will be held at 7 p.m.
Spring burial is in the Ames Cemetery.9 

Family

David Henry Mabie b. 8 Jul 1915, d. 4 Aug 1987
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S128] Information printed in the Maybee Society Communicator: Obituary, issue 60.
  3. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  4. [S458] 1940 United States Census, online ancestry.com, Amsterdam Twp, Montgomery, New York, Roll T627-2682, Page 6B, ED 29-39.
  5. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Obituaries, Fulton NY, August 24, 2002.
  7. [S128] Information printed in the Maybee Society Communicator: Obituary, issue 60 and SSDI.
  8. [S382] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave Memorials 42125321 & 42125329.
  9. [S128] Information printed in the Maybee Society Communicator: Obituary, issue 60, from The Leader-Herald, Gloversville, NY, 19 Feb 2004.

Karl Hanson Mabie

M, #13950, b. 9 April 1947, d. 14 August 2002
FatherDavid Henry Mabie1 b. 8 Jul 1915, d. 4 Aug 1987
MotherMary Eleanor Bowerman1 b. 2 Nov 1917, d. 7 Feb 2004
Reference13950
Birth*9 April 1947 Karl Hanson Mabie was born on 9 April 1947 at Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York.1,2 
(Witness) oObit6 May 1959 He was mentioned in the obituary of Bertha Ella Neiholz on 6 May 1959 at Amsterdam, New York; Bertha E. Neiholz, widow of Hanson D. Mabie, died Tuesday morning at her home on Upper Steadwell Ave.
A lifelong resident of Amsterdam, she was born in this city Aug. 13, 1881, a daughter of Henry and Katherine Reinhardt. Neiholz, and was married to Mr. Mabie Feb. 5, 1908. Mr. Mabie died Nov. 12, 1957.
Mrs. Mabie and her husband were among the organizers of 4-H Club work in Montgomery County and last 'year she was presented a citation for her many years of. service to the 4-H Clubs of the county. Also interested in grange work, she was a member of Scattergood Grange, 1514, of Hagaman, Montgomery County Pomona Grange and the state and national granges. She was a member of t h e Valley View Home Bureau and the Auxiliary of the
Fort Johnson Fire Dept.
Mrs. Mabie was a member of the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, but attended the First Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, David H. Mabie, Canajoharie; two daughters. Mrs. Richard McVedder and Miss Maerian Mabie, Amsterdam, slx-grandchildren, Miss Renee Mabie and Karl Hanson Mabie, Canajoharie, Miss Shannon Vedder and Richard Lee Vedder, Amsterdam, Robert Johnson Mabie, Cobleskill, and David Wayne Mabie Ellenburg Depot; also several cousins.3 
Marriage*22 March 1969 Karl Hanson Mabie married Betty Ann Kietzmann on 22 March 1969 at Amsterdam, New York.
"St. Luke's Church, Amsterdam, was the setting on March 22 for the marriage of Miss Betty Ann Kietzmann, daughter of Mrs. Anna Kietzmann of Hagaman and Karl Hanson Mabie. son of Mr. and Mrs. David H. Mabie of Canajoharie. Officiating at the ceremony was the Rev. Floyd H. Mover.
Given in marriage by her brother, Howard Kietzmann, the bride was attended by Mrs. Howard Kietzmann as matron of honor. Best man was Frank Merolli of Whitinsville, Mass., and ushering the guests were the brothers of the bridegroom, David W. Mabie and Robert J. Mabie.
Following the ceremony, a Wedding reception was held at Butch's Drum in Amsterdam. Upon their return from a wedding trip to Darlington, S. C, and Washington, D. C, the newlyweds will reside at 37 North Blvd., Hagaman.
A graduate of Wilbur H. Lynch High School, Amsterdam, the bride is employed by Montco Manufacturing Co. in that city. Mr. Mabie was graduated from Canajoharie High School and is employed at Nadler Bros. Dairy in Amsterdam."4 
Divorce* Karl Hanson Mabie and Betty Ann Kietzmann were divorced. 
Death*14 August 2002 Karl Hanson Mabie died on 14 August 2002 at Fulton, Oswego County, New York, at age 55.5 
oObit24 August 2002  On 24 August 2002 at Fulton, New York, Karl's obituary read: Karl H. Mabie, 55, of Fulton, formerly of Marshville, died Wednesday, Aug. 14.
Born April 9, 1947 in Amsterdam, he was the son of David and Mary Bowerman Mabie. He was a 1965 graduate of Canajoharie High School.
For over 30 years, Mr. Mabie worked as an over-the-road truck driver until becoming the Sidekit Division Northeast Regional Coordinator for Werner Enterprises based out of Omaha, Neb.
He was an avid NASCAR, Winston Cup Division, and NASCAR modified division race fan. He was also a Mapletown Subordinate, Pomona and NYS Grange member.
Surviving are his mother, Mary B. Mabie of Marshville; two sons, Donald Mabie of Hamilton and Kyle Mabie of Hagaman; a daughter, Lauren Mabie of Hagaman; two brothers, D. Wayne Mabie of Ballston Lake and Robert Mabie of Gloversville; a sister, Renee Merolli of Douglas, Mass; a grandson; a step-grandson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service was held Sunday at the Marshville Evangelical Church, Marshville, with the Rev. Robert Dievendorf officiating.
Interment will take place in the Ames Cemetery at a later date. There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshville Evangelical Church or the Ayres Memorial Animal Shelter.6 
Burial* He was buried at Ames Cemetery, Canajoharie, New York. Inscription "PFC US ARMY VIETNAM."7 

Family

Betty Ann Kietzmann b. 3 May 1942, d. 2 Oct 2002
Child

Citations

  1. [S123] Descendants of William and Sophia Scripture Mabie.
  2. [S2] Social SecurityDeath Index, online http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/, and U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, The Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder, Wednesday, May 6, 1959.
  4. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Schenectady NY Gazette, Saturday, March 29, 1969.
  5. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, and SSDI.
  6. [S441] Old Fulton NY Post Card Website, online fultonhistory.com/Fulton_New_form.html, Obituaries, Fulton NY, August 24, 2002.
  7. [S1] Ancestry.com, U.S. Veterans Cemeteries, ca.1800-2004.