John Jay Duryee

Born: July 27, 1827
Loc: Livingston Co. NY
Died: November 7, 1900
Loc: Ripley, Chautauqua Co. NY
Bur: Evergreen Cemetery,
Union City, Erie Co PA
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Occupation:  Lumber Man
Father: Abram Duryee
Mother: Catherine A. Weatherwax
Married: July 1, 1850 at Thomastown,
Crawford Co. PA
Spouse: Lydia Matilda Thomas,
daughter of Truman Thomas and Polly Morey
 Andrew L. "Jake"/Charles Mortimer/Helen Emeretta/Ernest C./Lydia C. "Elsie"/George M./Alice/ Emma/Rose M.
1850 Census: Rockdale Twp. Crawford Co. PA
1860 Census: Rockdale Twp. Crawford Co. PA
1870 Census: Union Borough, Erie Co. PA
1880 Census: Union Twp, Erie Co. PA
Obituary: Death of John J. Duryee
John J. Duryee, of Union township died very suddenly at the home of his daughter Mrs. Hiram Barton, Ripley, NY, last Thursday morning, aged 73 years. He started to cut some wood when he suddenly complained of a severe pain in the region of the heart and in a few minutes he was dead. His remains were brought to his late home three miles east of the city Friday where funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at one o’clock. Rev. C. W. Minor officiating. Interment was made in Evergreen cemetery.