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Name
Chauncey Philip Finger   #1281
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Born
12 Apr 1852
Place
Woodstock, Ulster, New York
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Died
12 Jul 1933
Place
Saugerties, Ulster, New York
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     approx. age 81


Buried
Mountain View Cemetery, Saugerties, New York

Father
Mother

Spouse
Date
4 May 1876
Place
Cedar Grove, New York
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  1  Peter Winne Finger 22 May 1877
  2  John Kemble Finger 19 Sep 1879
  3  Sarah Elizabeth Finger 8 Mar 1882
  4  Claude Leroy Finger 22 Jan 1884
  5  Victor Stockton Finger 7 Apr 1887
  6  Floyd Elting Finger 25 Feb 1890

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Read his Biography

Chauncey lived most of his life in West Camp, Ulster, New York. They were members of Malden Methodist Church. He was a steward and class leader in his church. He was a Democrat, his father was a Republican. - Judy Finger Brown

Found him on the 1860 Catskill, Greene, New York census (img 153) as Chauncey P. Finger age 8.

Found him on the 1880 Saugerties, Ulster, New York Non-Population Schedule (img 21) as Chanucy P. Finger. He is the owner of 50 acres of tilled land, 12 acres permanent meadows, 15 acres woodland and forest. The value of his farm is $4,500, farm machinery $250, live stock $500. Also he is the owner of 2 horses.

Found him on the 1880 Saugerties, Ulster, New York census (dist 153 img 26) as Chauncey Finger age 28, farmer. Also in his household are Chauncey Mower age 28, stone cutter, and Maggie Mower age 28. Finger Chauncy P. farmer

Chauncey P. Finger, one of the oldest residents of the town of Saugerties, died very suddenly on Wednesday afternoon, as he was seated on a mowing machine cutting hay on the farm of his son-in-law, Wallace Dederick, at Katsbaan. Mr. Finger's death was pronounced due to heart trouble by Dr. B. W. Gifford when he was called. He was in his 82d year. Mr. Finger was an earnest and devout member of the Methodist Church of Saugerties. He was also a 60-year member of William H. Raymond Lodge, No. 59, I. O O. F. He was held in high esteem by friends and acquaintances. Deceased is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Wallace Dederick, and four sons, Claude and Victor of Katsbaan, Floyd of State Road and John K., of Teaneck, N. J. Funeral services will be held on Sunday afternoon, July 9, at 2:30 o'clock, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Dederick, Katsbaan. Interment Mt. View cemetery. - The Kingston Daily Freeman July 7, 1933


                                                                    | Jacob M. Finger  1769
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                                  | Philip Finger  1791             | 
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                                  |                                 | Margaret Schaeffer 1769 
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| John Finger 1816                |
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|                                 | Gritjen "Margaret" Kuhn(Coon) 1794|
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|- Chauncey Philip Finger   
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|                                                                   | Philip Shultis  1765 
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|                                 | Henry P. Shultis  1791          |   
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|                                 |                                 | Margaret Lasher  
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| Hephzibah Maria Shultis 1819    |
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                                  | Rachel Shultis 1791             |
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