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Happy Birthday Mr. Seymour!

Harvey Seymour age 98 news LARGE print (1).jpg

Description

This article cites one of The Hills residents, Mr. Harvey Seymour, turning ninety eight in 1903. Harvey Seymour married Jane Halstead on Feb. 25 1835, and they bought land in The Hills which he farmed. His son, William Henry Seymour served in the 14th Rhode Island Heavy Artillery Regiment (11th USCT), returned to The Hills after the war, died of dysentery in March 1866, and was buried in Stony Hill Cemetery with a military marker. Harvey and Jane Seymour are also buried in Stony Hill Cemetery.

Date

1903

Subject

Seymour, Harvey

The Hills Harrison New York

Publisher

The Argus, White Plains, NY

Type

Text

Format

Newspaper Article

Source

Alvah French Scrapbooks, Volume 15, page 91. The Westchester County Archives

Research Courtesy of Edythe Ann Quinn, Ph.D.

Language

en-US

Rights

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Citation

“Happy Birthday Mr. Seymour!,” Harrison Remembers, accessed April 11, 2021, https://www.harrisonpl.org/harrison-remembers/items/show/107.

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