Fourth Generation


134. Charity Alice Wilklow was born on 16 August 1848 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. She died on 28 April 1895 in New York State. She was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

Charity Alice Wilklow and Leavitt Lane were married on 9 July 1867. Leavitt Lane was born on 1 March 1844 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. Leavitt was first married to Mary Calhone. When 18 he began to work on a boat on the Hudson River. When the Civil War broke out, he went south on the "Pioneer" which was used as a transport from New York to New Orleans and brought back wounded soldiers to the north. In 1867, he began farming in Lloyd on a farm that consisted of 144 acres with 50 acres of berries, currants and grapes and 14 acres of orchard. Leavitt was also engaged in the wholesale and retail butcher business in Lloyd. In 1890 he bought a mercantile in Lloyd and was also postmaster there until 1894 when he sold the business. Leavitt served as a town supervisor in 1872-3. He died on 13 December 1909 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. He was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1 Leavitt left a widow, Elnora Lane, his third wife.

Charity Alice Wilklow and Leavitt Lane had the following children:

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Byron G. Lane was born on 5 January 1868 in New York State. Byron was living in Poughkeepsie, NY in 1909 at 77 Marshall Street. He was a commercial salesman. He died in 1928 in New York State. He was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

Byron G. Lane and Etta G. De La Mater were married about 1898. Etta G. De La Mater was born in November 1871 in New York State. She died in 1953. She was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

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Theora M. Lane was born on 30 November 1870 in New York State. Theora and Richard Archer were married before 1887. Theora and C. L. Darlington were married after 1891. She died in 1896 in New York State. She was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

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Flora Bell Lane was born on 3 April 1873 in New York State. She died on 14 August 1945 in Highland, Ulster Co., NY. She was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

She married Victor G. Berrian who was born in September 1870 in New York State. He died in 1945. He was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

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Alfred Loring Lane was born on 26 November 1876 in New York State. He lived at 587 Bainbridge St. in Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY in 1909. He married Alice ----- He died on 16 June 1948 in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., NY.

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Eva T. Lane was born on 29 January 1883 in New York State. She lived in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY in 1909. She lived at S. Orchard Terrace in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY in 1948. Eva died on 22 October 1962 in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. She was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

Eva first married Harry W. Terwilliger who was born in 1880 in New York State. He died on 30 November 1921 after a long illness. He had been a RFD carrier since it was established. Death notice in 12/5/1921 newspaper says he died last Wed. and funeral was on Saturday. He was buried on 3 December 1921 at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1

Eva married, second, Clarence Freer who was born on 2 May 1886 in New York State. He died on 27 July 1934.

Census records (from Lloyd, NY)
1870 Leavitt 26, Charity A. 21, Byron G. 2
1875 Leavitt 32, Alice C., Byron G. 7, Theora M. 4y 5m, Flora B. 1y 2m
1900 Leavitt 56, Eva 17, William Archer 9
1905 Leavitt 61, Elnora 57, William Archer 14