Biography of H. H. Ewings
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Ewings, H. H., Parishville, was born in Malone, Franklin county, October 17, 1840. His father was J. H. Ewings, a native of Vermont and a son of Ira Ewings, who came from Vermont to Franklin county in 1819. Here he spent about half of his life, then settled in Parishville where he died, J. H. Ewings was born in Townsend, Vt., in 1812 and married Esther Paine of Malone, daughter of Daniel Paine, a prominent man of that town. Mr. and Mrs. Ewing had one son and three daughters. He died in 1882, and Ins wife in 1857. Our subject has always followed general farming and dairying and now owns 280 acres of land, keeping thirty cows. He married, first. Josephine Willis, a native of Parishville and daughter of Samuel Willis, a native of New Hampshire and an early settler of this town, who died March 9, 1877. By his first wife Mr. Ewing had four children; Etta, Edith, Alice and Ida. She died April 28, 1882, and he married, second, January 28, 1883, Ora Willis, sister of his first wife. She was born November 8, 1849, and died March 10, 1888. Mr. Ewing married, third, October 28, 1890, Emma E. Wallace of Canton, daughter of Orson Wallace, a prominent farmer of that town. Our subject is a Republican and has served as excise commissioner and inspector of elections. He is a member of West Parishville Grange No. 542. He is a Free Will Baptist and has been for many year's clerk of the church. Mr. Ewing is registered as a veterinary surgeon.

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A memorial record of St. Lawrence County, New York
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The Boston History Co., Publishers 1894

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