The following information is an attempt to provide details into not only the history of Seneca Falls New York newspapers, but also the sources available online and offline for the genealogist and historian to access the newspapers, or transcriptions therefrom. Newspapers remain a vital source of material for genealogists. They often provide vivid insight into the lives of our ancestors unlike other factual records.
This history of Seneca County New York Press as transcribed from the History of Seneca Co., New York by Morrison in 1876. Provides a history of the printing industry in Seneca up until 1875.
Dies in Madras Robert Francis Suydam, 41 of Madras, Ore., died there Sunday, Sept 3. He was an employee of the First National Bank and formerly lived in La Grande. Funeral services will be held Friday, Sept. 8, at 2:00 p.m. in the Crippin and Daniels Funeral Chapel under the auspices of the Masonic Lodge. Rev. Clarence Kopp will officiate and burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery in La Grande. Suydam was born in La Grande in 1926 and had lived here most of his lifetime. He married Beverley Bull in La Grande on Dec. 3, 1954. He served in
Dies of Injuries In Auto Accident Arnold Frances Suydam, 43, manager of Eddy’s Bakery died in the Enterprise Hospital at 4:20 the morning of Sunday July 31, as a result of an automobile accident Saturday evening at approximately 10 o’clock. Mr. Suydam was enroute to Enterprise at the time of the accident to make an additional delivery necessitated through demand resulting from the Chief Joseph Days celebration. He was accompanied by Mr. Irvin Flotlin, shop-superintendent of the local bakery. Mr. Suydam was born in La Grande April 16, 1906 and had resided here all of his life; attending La Grande