Obituaries

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McQuade

Philadelphia Public Ledger December 28, 1868

On Friday morning, December 25th. Mrs. Rachel McQuade in the 76th year of her age. The friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from her late residence, Cotton St, Manayunk, this (Monday) morning, December 28th at 10 o'clock. To proceed to Roxborough Cemetery.

Philadelphia Public Ledger Monday January 2, 1882

On the 31st ult., MARY daughter of John and Lydia McQuade, in her 25th year of her age. Faithful unto death, she hath received the crown of life.

Philadelphia Public Ledger Monday November 5th, 1883

At rest on the 2d Inst., RACHEL E., daughter of John and Lydia McQuade aged 29 years. The relatives and the friends of the family are respectively invited to attend the funeral, from the residence of her parents 821 Bucknell Street to-day, Monday 5th last, at 2 o'clock. Interment at Fernwood Cemetery.

Philadelphia Public Ledger February, 6, 1884

On the 6th inst., JOHN A., son of John and Lydia McQuade, aged 22 years. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from the residence of his parents, No 821 Bucknell Street, on Monday, 11th inst. at 2oclock. Interment at Fernwood.

Philadelphia Public Ledger Monday October 5, 1906

On Oct 4th 1906, LYDIA wife of the late John McQuade in her 82nd year. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral services, on Saturday 2pm, at the residence of her daughter Mrs. S. W. Ziegenfuss, 6411 Vine St. Interment at Fernwood Cemetery.

Philadelphia Public Ledger November 27, 1926

Nov. 25. SAMUEL B., husband of Emma J. McQuade (nee Richard). Relatives and friends, also members of Cooper M. E. Church and Bible Class; employees of Water Bureau; Camp No. 461 P.O.S. of A.; Keystone Commandery, No. 48. P.O.S. of A.; Kingsessing Tribe, No. 209 I.O.R.M.; Crescent Castle. No. 98 K.G.E. are invited to funeral services, Mon. 2 P. M., at his late residence. 5921 Thompson st, Int. Montrose Cem. Remains may be viewed Sun. eve.

Hazleton Newspaper, Mar. 27,1935

Horace J. McQuade, a veteran employee of the Lehigh Valley Railroad Co., who retired in 1932, after serving the company for many years as purchasing agent, died yesterday morning at his home, 17 University court, South Orange, N.J. Mr. McQuade was married to Miriam Dietz, daughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. William Dietz, of Hazleton, who survives. Mr. McQuade entered the employ of the railroad company as an office boy and when he retired he had a record of 45 years of service. Funeral services will be conducted at the home in South Orange this afternoon. The cortege will come to Hazleton by motor on Thursday and interment will be made in the Vine street cemetery.

Vandegrift

Philadelphia Public Ledger October 29, 1878

On the 27th Inst. FREDERICK VANDEGRIFT. In the 60th year of his age. The relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral, from his late residence Ridge Ave and the 8th mile stone, this afternoon at 2 o'clock, Internment at the Leverington cemetery.

Philadelphia Public Ledger March 22, 1915

On March 20th, 1915. HANNAH L. widow of Frederick Vandegrift, at her late residence 478 Green Lane, Roxborough, Funeral Private.

The Philadelphia Inquirer March 24 , 1934

ANNA E. VANDEGRIFT of 478 Green Lane Rox. Funeral services Monday 2pm at the parlors of Chas. H. Whiteman 6216 Ridge Ave Rox. Internment private. Kindly omit flowers.

 The Philadelphia Inquirer July 16, 1934

July 15th, LILLIAN H. VANDEGRIFT. Funeral private. Tues. from the parlors of Thos. R. Whiteman. 6215 Ridge Ave. Roxborough.

Yeager

Philadelphia Public Ledger January 26, 1901

On Jan. 25, 1901 ANNIE D., wife of John E., in her 78th year. The relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral services on Monday Afternoon at 2 O'clock at her late residence 56 N. 36th St. Interment is private.