Elizabeth C. Altenburg




Jonas Mack was born 1813 in Bridgewater, Susquehanna Co., PA, and died July 28, 1890, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at about age 76. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA. He is the son of Soloman Mack (born May 1, 1774, in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada; died November 15, 1815, in Port Medway, Nova Scotia, Canada) and Unknown.

Olive A. Fancher was born March 8, 1818, in Bridgewater, Susquehanna Co., PA, and died January 18, 1861, in Bridgewater Borough, Beaver Co., PA, at age 42. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA. She is the daughter of John Fancher (born February 24, 1786, in Sussex, Sussex Co., NJ; died September 11, 1884, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA)  of Sussex, Sussex Co., NJ, and Phoebe Coon (born September 3, 1793, in Braintrim, Wyoming Co., PA; died April 24, 1857, in Bridgewater, Susquehanna Co., PA) of Bramtrim, PA.

Jonas Mack and Olive A. Fancher were married February 2, 1839, in Bridgewater, Susquehanna Co., PA.

Jonas Mack and Olive A. (Fancher) Mack had six children:

  1. Ellen Mack: Born July 12, 1840, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Died August 22, 1841, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 1 Year 1 Month and 10 Days). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.
  2. Mary Mack: Born July 4, 1842, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Died August 28, 1853, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 11). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.
  3. Charles B. Mack: Born October 2, 1844, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Died November 22, 1844, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 1 Month and 20 Days). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.
  4. Theodore F. Mack: Born January 9, 1846, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Died December 12, 1931, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 85). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA. Married to Alice Griffin: Born July 1, 1847, in Forest Lake, PA; Died July 4, 1910, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 63). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.
  5. Josephine Mack: Born 1850, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Died November 16, 1866, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 16). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA. Never married.
  6. George L. Mack: Born about September, 1853, in Pennsylvania; Died March 28, 1870, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA (age 16 Years 6 Months). Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA. Never married.

After Olive A. (Fancher) Mack died, Jonas Mack married Elizabeth C. Altenburg.

Elizabeth C. Altenburg was born September, 1827, in Port Hope, Durham Co., Upper Canada, and died February 27, 1905, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 76. She is the daughter of Daniel David Altenburg of Ballston, Saratoga Co., NY, and Elizabeth Fancher of Roxbury, Morris Co., NJ.

Jonas Mack and Elizabeth C. Altenburg were married about 1862 in Pennsylvania.

Jonas Mack and Elizabeth C. (Altenburg) Mack had two children:

  1. Abbie Elizabeth Mack: Born February 17, 1863, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Baptized June 19, 1863, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA; Died November 25, 1938, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY (age 75). Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Never married. 
  2. Archelaus H. "Archie" Mack: Born June, 1865, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY; Died May 2, 1926, at the City Hospital, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY (age 60). Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Married April 8, 1896, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, to Jane "Jennie" King: Born July, 1876, in New York; Died November 2, 1925, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY (age 49). Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Children: Georgiana King Mack: born about 1903 in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY; Died September 3, 1969, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY (age 66). Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Married December 28, 1926, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, to Alfred Clarke Mosher: Born 1900 in Unknown; Died July 14, 1978, at River Mede Manor, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY (age 77). Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY; and Jeanette Mack: born about 1911, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY; Died October 1, 1955, in Springdale, CT (age 45). Married to Robert K. Reinhard: Born Unknown; Died Unknown.



TIMELINE

Ontario was known as: "Upper Canada" from December 26, 1791, to February 10, 1841; "Canada West" from February 10, 1841, to July 1, 1867; and "Ontario" after July 1, 1867.

Jonas Mack was born 1813, in Bridgewater, Susquehanna Co., PA.

Phineas W. Abbey and Elizabeth Fancher were married about 1835 in Unknown.

The 1840 U. S. Census taken on 1840, shows Phineas Abbey is living in Ellicott, Chautauqua Co., NY. Living there are: 1 Male age 30 - 39; 1 male age 10 - 14; 1 Female age 30 - 39; 1 female age 10 - 14; 1 female age 5 - 9; and 1 female under 5.

The 1850 U. S. Census taken on September 10, 1850, shows Phineas Abbey (age 43) born in Canada, is a Farmer, and is living in Randolph Twp., Cattaraugus Co., NY. Living with him are: Elizabeth Abbey (age 52) born in New Jersey; Elizabeth Altenbaugh (age 21) born in Canada; Jane Altenbaugh (age 19) born in Canada; Abigail Altenbaugh (age 17) born in Canada; Polly Altenbaugh (age 14) born in New York; Isaac Stanly (age 33) born in New York, a Farmer; Luther Stanly (age 8) born in New York; and Joseph Stanly (age 8) born in New York.

The 1850 New York State Census taken on August 6, 1850, shows Jonas Mack (age 38) born in Pennsylvania, and with Real Estate of $2,000 is a married Wheelwright, and is living in Montrose Borough, Susquehanna Co., PA. Living with him are: a female, Olive A. Mack (age 32) born in Pennsylvania; Mary Mack (age 7) born in Pennsylvania, Theodore Mack (age 4) born in Pennsylvania; Josephine Mack (age 3/12) born in Pennsylvania; and seven others.

The 1860 New York State Census taken on June 21, 1860, shows Jonas Mack (age 47) born in Pennsylvania, and with Real Estate of $5,000 and Personal Estate of $2,850 is a Farmer, and is living in Bridgewater, Susquehanna Co., PA. Living with him are: a married female, Olive A. Mack (age 42) born in Pennsylvania; Theodore Mack (age 14) born in Pennsylvania; Josephin Mack (age 10) born in Pennsylvania; George Mack (age 6) born in Pennsylvania; Theodore Mack (age 14) born in Pennsylvania; G. W. Arnold (age 23) born in Pennsylvania, a Farm Laborer; and Charles Potter (age 19) born in Pennsylvania, a Farm Laborer.

The 1860 U. S. Census taken on July 7, 1860, shows P. W.  Abbey (age 60) born in New York, and with Real Estate of $600 and Personal Estate of $150 is a Farmer, and is living in Columbus Twp., Warren Co., PA. Living with him are: Elizabeth Abbey (age 65) born in New York; and Elizabeth Altenberg (age 27) born in Canada, a Domestic.

Olive A. (Fancher) Mack died January 18, 1861, in Bridgewater Borough, Beaver Co., PA, at age 42. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.

After Olive A. (Fancher) Mack died, Jonas Mack married Elizabeth C. Altenburg.

Jonas Mack and Elizabeth C. Altenburg were married about 1862 in Pennsylvania.

Abbie Elizabeth Mack was born February 17, 1863, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA, and Baptized June 19, 1863, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.


Abbie Elizabeth Mack Birth and Baptismal Records.


Archelaus H. "Archie" Mack was born June, 1865, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.

Charles Nitzer Fancher and Abigail E. (Abbey) (Altenburg) Vail were married about 1866 in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.

Margaret Altenburg Fancher was born about 1867 in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.

Charles Nitzer Fancher died March 11, 1869, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 45. Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.

The 1870 U. S. Census taken on September 18, 1870, shows T. W.  Aby (age 67) born in Upper Canada, and with father and mother of foreign birth, and with Real Estate of $1,400 and Personal Estate of $780 is a Farmer, and is living in Columbus Twp., Warren Co., PA. Living with him is: Elizabeth Aby (age 76) born in New Jersey, who is Keeping House.

The 1870 U. S. Census taken on July 9, 1870, shows Abbey Fancher (age 38) born in Canada, is the Head of Household, and with Real Estate of $2,000 and Personal Estate of $1,500 does Housekeeping, and is living in the 3rd Ward, City of Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Living with her are: Alvin Fancher (age 13) born in New York; Margaret Fancher (age 2) born in New York; Margaret Fancher (age 2) born in New York; Elizabeth Mack (age 40) born in Canada, and with Personal Estate of $1,200 does Housekeeping; Ebby E. Mack (age 7) born in Pennsylvania; Archie Mack (age 4) born in Pennsylvania; and numerous others.

The 1875 New York State Census taken on June 1, 1875, shows Jonas Mack (age 62) born in Pennsylvania, is a married Wagon Maker, and is living in a brick house worth $11,000 and is living in the 3rd Ward, City of Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Living with him are: his wife, Elizabeth Mack (age 45) born in Canada; his daughter, Abby E. Mack (age 12) born in Broome Co., NY; his son, Archie H. Mack (age 9) born in Broome Co., NY; and an unmarried female, Rosa A. Page (age 18) born in England.


The Democrat, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA, March 15, 1876

TOWN, COUNTY, AND VARIETY.

Jonas Mack, formerly of Montrose, but for the past few years a resident of Binghamton, will return and engage in wagon making at the old stand of Melbuish Brothers.


Jane "Jennie" King was born July, 1876, in New York.

The 1880 U. S. Census taken on June, 1880, shows Phinneas Abbey (age 70) born in New York to New Jersey and Vermont-born parents, is a married Farmer, and is living in Columbus Twp., Warren Co., PA. Living with him are: his wife, Elizabeth Abbey (age 87) born in New York to New York and New Jersey-born parents, and who is Blind, who is Keeping House; his widowed or divorced daughter, Abbie Fancher (age 44) born in Canada to New York and New Jersey-born parents, who is Keeping House; and his granddaughter, Marguri Fancher (age 12) born in New York to Pennsylvania and Canada-born parents.

The 1880 U. S. Census taken on June 1, 1880, shows Jonas Mack (age 67) born in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania-born parents, to New Jersey and Vermont-born parents, is a married Wagon Maker, and is living in Montrose Borough, Susquehanna Co., PA. Living with him are: his wife, Elizabeth Mack (age 49) born in Canada to New York and New Jersey-born parents, who is Keeping House; his unmarried daughter, Abbey E. Mack (age 17) born in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania and Canada-born parents; his son, Archie H. Mack (age 14) born in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania and Canada-born parents; and a widowed or divorced female Boarder, Jane C. Fraser (age 58) born in New Jersey to New York and New Jersey-born parents, with No Occupation.


The Tribune, Scranton, Lackawanna Co., PA, Friday, March 16, 1883

Montrose Notes.

F. M. & E. D. Sutton have rented of B. Thatcher the wagon shop now occupied by Jonas Mack, and will take possession the 1st of April.


The Montrose Democrat, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA, Friday, June 13, 1890

Local Happenings.

Jonas Mack, of Binghamton, a former resident of this place, has been dangerously ill this week. His son, Theodore, hastened to his bedside.


Jonas Mack died July 28, 1890, in Alleghany Cemetery, Alleghany, Cattaraugus Co., NY, at age 77. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.


The Montrose Democrat, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA, Friday, August 1, 1890

Death of Jonas Mack.

Jonas Mack, aged 77 years, died Monday morning at his home in Binghamton. Funeral services were held at the late residence of the deceased Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, and Wednesday the remains were brought to Montrose for burial. Mr. Mack was for many years a well-known citizen of Montrose, and was highly esteemed by all.


Archelaus H. "Archie" Mack and Jane "Jennie" King married April 8, 1896, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.

The 1900 U. S. Census taken on June 2, 1900, shows Elizabeth Mack (age 71) born September, 1828, in English Canada to New York and New Jersey-born parents, is a widowed Head of Household, and who rents her house, and is living at 37 Fayette Street B Pisce, 7th Ward, City of Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Living with her is her unmarried daughter, Abbie E. Mack (age 30) born February, 1870, in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania and English Canada-born parents, a Merchant.

The 1900 U. S. Census taken on June, 1900, shows Mrs. S. King (age 54) born November, 1844, in Virginia to Unknown and Vermont-born parents, and with all 4 of the children born to her still alive, is a Widowed Head of Household, and who owns her house free of a mortgage, and is living at 37 Walnut Street, 3rd Ward, City of Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Living with her are: her married son, Adolphus King (age 26) born January, 1874, in New York to Canada (French) and Vermont-born parents, a Machinist; her married daughter-in-law of one year, Nellie A. King (age 25) born January, 1875, in Pennsylvania to Ireland-born parents, with the only child born to her still alive; her grandson, Adolphus King Jr. (age 4) born December, 1875, 1874, in New York to Pennsylvania and Canada (French)-born parents. Also living in the house is A. H. Mack (age 34) born June, 1865, in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania and Canada (French)-born parents, a married R. R. Clerk; and his wife of 4 years, Jennie Mack (age 33) born July, 1876, in New York to Canada (French) and Vermont-born parents, and with none of the two children born to her still alive.

Elizabeth C. (Altenburg) Mack died February 27, 1905, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 76.


Elizabeth C. (Altenburg) Mack Death Record.


The Montrose Democrat, Montrose, PA, Thursday, March 2, 1905,

DEATH'S DOINGS.

Mrs. Elizabeth C. Mack

The death of Mrs. Elizabeth C. Mack, widow of the late Jonas Mack, occurred at her late home in Binghamton, on Sunday afternoon last, at the age of 76 years. Mrs. Mack was formerly a resident of Montrose, where she had many friends who will regret to learn of her death. She was a devoted member of the Episcopal church, and a most estimable Christian lady. She is survived by the following children: Miss Abbie E. Mack and Archelaus H. Mack, of Binghamton, and Theodore F. Mack of Montrose, Pa. The funeral took place Wednesday morning.


The 1910 U. S. Census taken on April 22, 1910, shows Archelaus H. Mack (age 44) born in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania-born parents, and in his 1st marriage, is a married Chief Accountant for R. R. Freight, and who rents his house, and is living at 35 Lincoln Avenue, 3rd Ward, City of Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Living with him is his wife of 14 years, Jenny Mack (age 33) born in New York to Canada and New York-born parents, and with 1 of the 3 children born to her still alive.

Alice (Griffin) Mack died July 4, 1910, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA, at age 63. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.


The Montrose Democrat, Montrose, PA, Thursday, July 7, 1910

DEATH'S DOINGS.

Mrs. Theodore F. Mack

Mrs. Theodore F. Mack died at her home on Church street at 1:15 a.m., July 4, 1910, aged 63 years. She was a daughter of the late George and Jane Griffin of Forest Lake, Pa., and is survived by her husband and the following children: George, Harry, Fred and Frank, and Katharine, all of Montrose; Will G. Mack, of Elmira, N. Y., and Mrs. Alfred Brush, of Susquehanna. She was a lady of beautiful Christian character, whose heart was with her home and family, and one whom to know was to love and revere. As a neighbor she was ever genial and sympathetic, yet very tactful in dispensing the many kindnesses from her hand, and will be greatly missed in the community. The funeral was held Wednesday morning from St. Mary's church; her pastor, Rev. Father A. T. Brodrick, celebrated a Requiem High Mass for her soul's repose. The pall bearers were: Henry L. Beach, Postmaster F. I. Lott, W. A. Titsworth, M. E. Birchard, Wm. Doran and J. J. Birney. Flower bearers: Leon and Harry Dolan, Zacharich Jenkins and Paul Dolan. Etc.


The 1920 U. S. Census taken on January 13, 1920, shows Archelaus H. Mack (age 54) born in Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania-born parents, is a married Railroad Accountant for R. R. Freight, and who rents his house, and is living at 35 Lincoln Avenue, 3rd Ward, City of Binghamton, Broome Co., NY. Living with him are: his wife, Jane Mack (age 43) born in New York to Canada and New York-born parents; his unmarried daughter, Georgianna Mack (age 16) born in New York to Pennsylvania and New York-born parents; and his daughter, Jeanette Mack (age 9) born in New York to Pennsylvania and New York-born parents.

Abigail E. "Abbie" (Abbey) (Altenburg) (Fancher) (Merrill) Woodworth died July 24, 1924, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 91. Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.


Mrs. Abbie E. Woodworth.

Mrs. Abbie E. Woodworth, 92 years old, died this morning at 7 o'clock. She is survived by a son, Alvin D. Fancher; a niece, Miss Abbie E. Mack; and three nephews, A. A. Mack, of this city, W. S. Fox of Meadeville, Pa., and Charles T. Hall of Pittsburgh, Pa. The funeral will be held Friday afternoon at 2:20 o'clock at the Cornell-Dibble Home for Services, 68 Henry street. Burial will be in Spring Forest Cemetery.


Jane "Jennie" (King) Mack died November 2, 1925, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 49. Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.


The Press and Sun-Bulletin, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, Monday, November  2, 1925

Mrs. Jennie King Mack

Jennie King Mack, 49 years old, died this morning at 8 o'clock at her home, 105 Chestnut street. She is survived by her husband, Archelaus H. Mack; two daughters, the Misses Georgiania and Jeanette Mack, of this city; a brother, Adolphus King of New York City, and a sister, Mrs. Della Johnson of this city. The funeral announcement will be made later.


The Press and Sun-Bulletin, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, Tuesday, May 3, 1926

Mrs. Jennie King Mack

The funeral of Mrs. Jennie King Mack will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at her home, 105 Chestnut street. The Rev. Wilson E. Tanner will officiate. Burial will be in Spring Forest cemetery.


Archelaus H. "Archie" Mack died May 2, 1926, at the City Hospital, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 60. Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.


The Press and Sun-Bulletin, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, Monday, May 3, 1926

Archilaus H. Mack

Archilaus H. Mack, 61 years old, died Sunday evening at 9:40 o'clock at the City hospital. He is survived by two daughters, the Misses Georgianna and Jeanette Mack; a sister, Miss Abbie E. Mack, of this city, and a brother, Theodore F. Mack of Montrose, Pa. The body was removed to the Roberts & Kelley funeral home, 82 Washington street. The funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Trinity Memorial. church. The Rev. Wilson E. Tanner will officiate. Burial will be in Spring Forest cemetery.


Alfred C. Mosher and Georgiana K. Mack were married about December, 1926, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.


Alfred C. Mosher and Georgiana K. Mack Marriage License.


Theodore F. Mack died December 12, 1931, at the home of his son, F. A. Mack, in Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA, at age age 85. Buried in Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Susquehanna Co., PA.


The Danville Morning News, Danville, Montour Co., PA, Tuesday, December15, 1931

Attend Funeral

Mr. and Mrs. Fred W. Diehl, Bloom street returned last evening from Montrose, Pa., where they attended the funeral of Theodore F. Mack, eighty-seven year old civil war veteran who died last Friday at the home of his son F. A. Mack, the latter being a brother-in-law of Mr. and Mrs. Diehl, and well known in Danville. The deceased had a war record of three years of service, including in which was participation in Sherman's famous march from Atlanta to the Sea.


Abbie E. Mack died November 25, 1938, in Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, at age 68. Buried in Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY.


The Press and Sun-Bulletin, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, Friday, November 25, 1938

ABBIE E. MACK

Abbie E. Mack of 74 Conklin avenue died in this city early this morning after a long illness. She is survived by two nieces, Mrs. Alfred C. Mosher of this city and Miss Janette Mack, of Stanford, Conn., and two nephews, Frank and Fred Mack, of Montrose. The body was removed to the Ackley funeral home, 206 Vestal avenue. Funeral announcements will be made later. 


The Press and Sun-Bulletin, Binghamton, Broome Co., NY, Saturday, November 26, 1938

MACK - The funeral of Abbie E. Mack will be held at 10:30 o'clock Monday morning at the Trinity Memorial church. The Rev. Wilson E. Tanner will officiate. Burial will be in Spring Forest cemetery. Arrangements by Claude H. Ackley.