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Henry Lashomb (1862 - 1937)

Henry Lashomb
Born in Brasher, St. Lawrence County, New York, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married 1888 [location unknown]
Husband of — married 20 Jun 1916 in New York, United Statesmap
Died at about age 75 in Brasher Falls, St. Lawrence County, New York, United Statesmap
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This profile originally had a date of birth of May 1863. Married May Dumont in New York in 1916. [1]

Notes for Henry Lashomb:


- 1900 Brasher, St. Lawrence, NY: Henry Lashomb 37 (farmer), wife of 12 years Mary 38, William 11, Mary 9, James 5, Nora 3, Albert 1; and his widowed mother-in-law Mary Cotter 83.

- 1910 Brasher, St. Lawrence, NY: Widowed Henry Lashomb 48, and children William 21, Mary 20, James 15, Nora 13, & Albert 11.

- 1920 Madrid, St. Lawrence, NY: Henry F. Lashomb 57, 2nd wife May 36.

- 1930 Brasher, St. Lawrence, NY: Henry F. Lashomb 65, 2nd wife Mae B. 48.

Obituaries for the children:

Nora Lashomb: Massena Observer, Thursday 5 June 1975: Funeral services for Mrs. Nora LaShomb LaPree, 78, wife of George F. LaPree, Brasher Flats, will be held Friday morning at 10 o'clock in Sacred Heart Church, Massena, and burial will be made in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Brasher Falls. The body is at the Phillips Memorial Home. Mrs. LaPree died unexpectedly at her home late Tuesday afternoon, June 3, 1975. She was found by her husband. She had not previously been ill. Surviving are the husband; two sons, Gordon LaPree, Temple, N.H., and Robert LaPree, Brasher; five daughters, Mrs. Kathryn Kellogg, Mrs. Charles (Elaine) Clement, and Mrs. Vincent (Eileen) DiTullio, all of Massena, Mrs. Edwin (Irene) Krenceski, Canton, and Mrs. Paul (Jean) Derouchie, Helena; 30 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brother, Albert LaShomb, Massena; five nephews. Mrs. LaPree was born in Brasher Falls Mar. 26, 1897, a daughter of Henry and Mary Cotter LaShomb. She graduated from St. Joseph's Academy Brasher Falls. She and George LaPree, a native of Moira, son of Frank and Kathryn McDonald LaPree were married in the old Sacred Heart Church Dec. 2, 1918. The Rev. Timothy P. Holland, a native of the Brushton-Moira area, was pastor of Sacred Heart Church at that time and he officiated at the wedding. Mr. LaPree was secured a job at Massena Operations, Alcoa, and worked there until they purchased the farm on Brasher Flats in 1922. She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church and a member of the League of the Sacred Heart.

Albert Lashomb: Massena Observer, Thursday, 28 April 1977: Albert J. LaShomb, 77, of 21 Spruce St.,, was pronounced dead upon arrival at noon Tuesday, Apr. 26, 1977, at Massena Memorial Hospital where he was taken by the Massena Rescue Squad. He had been failing for ten years. Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday at the Donaldson Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday at St. Mary's Catholic Church with burial in Calvary Cemetery. He was born Sept. 26, 1899 in Brasher Falls, the son of Henry and Mary Cotter LaShomb, attended Brasher Falls schools and came to Massena in 1932. He retired in 1965 from Alcoa, Massena Operations in the electrical Dept. He married Bernadette Mere May 21, 1926 in St. Mary's Church in Massena. She passed away Dec. 14, 1973. Mr. LaShomb was a life member of Knight of Columbus 1141 and Alcoa 25 Year Service Club. He was a communicant of St. Mary's Catholic Church. Surviving are three sons, Wayne E. LaShomb, Cooper St., Bernard A. LaShomb, 5 Northview; Marc T. LaShomb, Malone; nine grandchildren.


  1. New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 18 March 2019), Henry F Lashomb, 20 Jun 1916, New York, United States; citing ref. ID p5714, county clerk offices from various counties, New York; FHL microfilm 885,351.

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