Jerome Davenport, aged 56 years, died this morning at his home in North Lansing. He had been ill for some time. He leaves his wife and several brothers and sisters.
The funeral will be held at 1 o'clock Sunday afternoon. The Rev. D. D. King of this city will officiate. Interment will be in Hayt's Cemetery.
Ithaca Daily News
September 17, 1909
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North Lansing & Ithaca are both located in Tompkins County, NY.