Biography of P. W. Marlette
Steuben County, NY Biographies





Marlette, P. W., was born at Girard, Pa., in 1833. The family are of French descent. His father, William J. Marlette, was born in Schoharie county, and died in Schenectady May 4, 1870, aged seventy-four years. He was a contractor on public works, railroad, canal, etc. He married Lucy Ann Balch, who was born in Connecticut, and died in Iowa in 1865, aged 67 years. They had eight children: Maria Birchard, deceased; James J., deceased; Seneca H.; Lucy A. Chamberlain; and P. W., as above, who received a common school education, and afterwards attended the Pittsfield, Mass., Gymnasium for some time. When twenty-one years of age he was a brakeman on the Williamsport & Elmira R. R., where he remained for six years, and was then conductor on the same road and on the A. & G. W. R. R. six years, after which he engaged in the lumber business, as bookkeeper for Hunt's Run Lumber Co., at Cameron, Pa., for fourteen years. In 1877 he bought the farm at East Wayland, where he now resides. At Bradford county, Pa., in 1864, he married Julia B. Wines, born in that county November 29, 1835. Her father, Winthrop G. Glines, was born in Massachusetts in 1803, and died April 23, 1870. He married Harriet M. Beeman, who was born in Connecticut in 1809, and died in January, 1864, by whom he had these children: Merritt, born in January, 1830; Harriet M., born in December, 1832, and married Dr. Patchin; Julia B., wife of P. W. Marlette; Winthrop V., jr., born in January, 1836; and Zina, born in September, 1840.

From:
Landmarks of Steuben County, New York
Edited by: Hon. Harlo Hakes
Assisted by: L. C. Aldrich and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1896


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