Harrington, Susan H?

Birth Name Harrington, Susan H?
Gender female
Age at Death 84 years, 15 days


"Church Meeting August 18th. 1858...Bro. J. Hamilton, Jr. reported conversation with Mrs. Susan Orton. She had not the interest of former years in the Church & cause on account of her family surroundings – living with her brother who did not attend ch[urch]. it was difficult for her to come. She had some interest & would try to be present when she could "

"At the [Fredonia Baptist] Covenant Meeting of Sept. 3. 1864 ...Bro. Jones also stated that Mrs. Susan Orton desired the hand of fellowship withdrawn from her. She had embraced a new faith, Spiritualism. On motion of J. Hamilton, Jr. (after further explanatory remarks,) Resolved that the hand of fellowship be withdrawn from her."

indicates Susan Orton was just visiting sister in Ballville, OH 1860

PROBATE: Index to Testators, Volume 10 (1891-1894); Chautauqua Co., New York
read in LDS microfilms. age 81 on July 5, 1890. left unspecified estate to neice Zilfeha Edwards Rabin.

Does the H stand for Hinman or Harrington? http://www.hinmanfamily.com/hfag31.htm claims she's a daughter instead of wife.
Also that she's buried in Laona Cemetery. Every church record reference and Abiram's will says she is Mrs. Susan Orton, his wife. Brother Ephraim says she is his sister.

Home in 1840, 1850, 1870, 1880, 1892: Arkwright, NY

In 1870 Census - cannot read or write! "sick head aches". also says both parents from Mass.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1809 New York, USA    
Death 1893-01-16 Pomfret, Chautauqua, NY    
Event Note



Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Harrington, Jabez1774-08-121856-02-07
Mother Skiff, Lydia1781-11-291823-05-28
    Sister     Harrington, Polly 1803-06-05 1830
    Sister     Harrington, Sally 1806-07-04 1900-06-16
         Harrington, Susan H? 1809 1893-01-16
    Sister     Harrington, Mary Ann 1811 after 1892
    Brother     Harrington, Ephraim 1814 1888
    Sister     Harrington, Harriet 1817 after 1860
    Brother     Harrington, Hiram D 1819-05-18 1873-02-09


Family of Orton, Abiram and Harrington, Susan H?

Married Husband Orton, Abiram ( * 1777 + 1837-03-16 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage after 1832      

If they married right after Sarah's death, Susan would have been 22 and Abiram 55!