Fourth Generation


147. Friend Wilklow was born on 11 December 1867 in Rochester, Ulster Co., NY. In 1892 he was a farmer. He lived in Whitfield, Ulster Co., NY in 1892. Friend lived in Accord, Ulster Co., NY in 1911. He died on 21 September 1939 at Kingston Hospital in Kingston, NY. He was buried on 24 September 1939 at Accord Cemetery in Rochester, NY.

28 Sept. 1939 - New Paltz newspaper notice

Friend Wilklow of New Paltz died at Kingston Hospital Thursday. He was 71 years old. He had been a director of the New Paltz Savings Bank for many years. He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Stoddard of New Paltz and Mrs. Anna Hamlin of Upper Darby, PA. The funeral was held at the H. B. Humiston Funeral Home in Kerhonkson, Sunday afternoon with Rev. Schoten officiating. Burial was in Accord Rural Cemetery.

Friend Wilklow and Mary L. Baker were married on 3 November 1892 at Reformed Dutch Church in Stone Ridge, Ulster Co., NY.11,26 Mary L. Baker was born on 18 May 1866 in Rochester, NY. She lived in Accord, Ulster Co., NY in 1892. She died on 12 May 1922 in Rochester, NY. Mary was buried at Accord Cemetery in Rochester, NY.

Friend Wilklow and Inez L. Gray were married on 21 April 1923 in Shokan, Ulster Co., NY. Inez L. Gray was born in 1868 in New York State. She lived New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. She died on 29 August 1937 at Benedictine Hospital in Kingston, NY. Inez was buried on 1 September 1937 at Accord Cemetery in Rochester, NY.

2 Sept. 1937 - New Paltz newspaper notice

Mrs. Inez Wilklow, wife of Friend Wilklow of New Paltz died at Benedictine Hospital, Monday Aug. 30, aged 69 years. Besides her husband, she is survived by one sister. Mrs. Hattie Goetchius of Jamaica, Long Island and several nieces and nephews. The funeral was held from the H. B. Humiston Funeral Home, Kerhonkson, Wed. at 2 p.m. the Rev. Clarence Howard pastor of the High Falls Reformed Church conducting the services. Interment in Accord Rural cemetery. The bearers were Oscar Church, William Krom, Festus Yeaple and George LeFevre of High Falls.

Census records (thru 1915 from the Town of Rochester, NY)
1900 Friend 32, Mary L. 34 living with Hannah Baker
1905 Friend 37, Mary 39
1910 Friend 42, Mary 43
1915 (Mettacuhunts Rd.) Friend 47, Mary 49
1920 Friend 52, Mary L. 53
1925 (Wenhein Ave., New Paltz, NY) Friend 59, Inez 56, Amelia Morehouse 76