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James KELLER

Male 1831 - 1909  (77 years)


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  • Name James KELLER 
    Born 6 Oct 1831  Root, Montgomery, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1909  Wethersfield, Wyoming, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1909  Long Lake, Hamilton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4289  Tree 1
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2018 

    Father John KELLER,   b. , New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1850 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Margaret PHILLIPS,   b. 15 Mar 1799, Caughnawaga, Montgomery, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jul 1872, , , Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F50  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esther G. SEAMAN,   b. 25 Apr 1832,   d. 24 Aug 1891, , Olmsted, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1852 
    Children 
     1. Frank Floyd KELLER,   b. 25 Dec 1859, Long Lake, Hamilton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1931  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
     2. Louis KELLER
     3. Laura Ann KELLER,   b. 1 Aug 1853, Long Lake, Hamilton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1863, Long Lake, Hamilton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)  [Birth]
     4. Alice Mariah KELLER,   b. 1855, Long Lake, Hamilton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1931, Byron, Olmsted, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     5. Charles A. KELLER,   b. 20 Sep 1857, Long Lake, Hamilton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1917, Viola, Olmsted, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F1390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    James Keller Obituary
    James Keller Obituary
    1885 Minnesota State Census
    1885 Minnesota State Census
    James Keller, age 54, born in NY; Ester G. 53, NY; Frank 24, NY; Louis 17, Minnesota.

  • Sources 
    1. [S122] Obituary, Utica Daily Press. Monday, June 8, 1908. James Keller Obituary. (Reliability: 3), 12 Nov 2018.
      Death of James Keller
      An Esteemed and Respected Holland Patent Man
      Holland Patent, June 7 - At his residence in Wethersfield, after an illness of over three months, at 7 o'clock am Saturday, occurred the death of James Keller, in his 77th year. His father was John Keller of Root, a farmer whose family consisted of his wife and six children, two sons and four daughters. The parents and children are all deceased except a duaghter, Mrs. Christina Mulholland of Viola, Minn. James Keller was born at Root, October 7, 1831. His father died in 1835, and James, now four years old, went to live with an uncle and aunt. At 11 years of age he went to Long Lake to reside. He grew up to be a carpenter and In later years he followed farming. In 1853 he married, at Lond Lake, to Miss Esther Seaman of Schroon Lake. They had four children, two sons and two daughters, all born at Long Lake. One daughter, Laura Keller, died at Long Lake. The surviving one, Mrs. Ezra Smith resided at Byron, Minn. Of his two sons, Charles A. Keller resides at Viola, Minn. and Frank F. Keller at Wematcjae, Wash. Mr Keller was converted at 10 years of age and united with the Protestant Methodist, and later the Wesleyan Methodist Church. On moving to Viola, Minn. he united with the M.E. Church. While living in the northern part of the state, Mr. Keller did much missionary work in sparsely settled places. Mr Keller was twice married. His second wife was Miss Maria Loomis of Wethersfield, whom he married November 13, 1897. Rev. R.H. Allen of Holland Patent, officiating. Mr. Keller united at once with the Presbyterian Church here. His value to society and the church was early appreciated, for he was soon elected an elder, which office he held continuously to life's close. Mr. Keller was a thoroughly good man, and was beloved both in and out of the church. He died strong in faith, and will be deeply missed from many a friendly circle. The funeral services will be held at the late residence in Wethersfield, Monday, at 10:30 am Rev. A. Barry officiating, in absence of Rev. C. Edward Fay. Interment will be made at Long Lake.


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