WILLIAM E. HOWELL, 75, of Chemung, Saturday, Sept. 4, 1948.Survived by daughters, Mrs. Alexander H. Rossiter of Douglaston, N.Y. and Mrs. Peter M. Getman of Skokie, Ill.; sons, Peter B. and William B. Howell, both of Garden City, N.Y.; sister, Mrs. Mollie H. Reese, Bay Shore, N.Y.; eight grandchildren.Funeral today 2 p.m. at the Christ Episcopal Chu8rch, Wellsburg.The Rev. Levi Lunn of Waverly.Burial at Ashland Cemetery, Wellsburg.–Elmira Star-Gazette 9/7/1948
Just wondering if the Mrs Alexander H Rossiter referred to is Bertha.
Also Bertha immigrated in 1885 and I was wondering if she might be on the Ellis Island site using her maiden name.
Do you know who Harold's parents were? Maybe we could get some information tracking his family and siblings.