Mrs. Mary Snook, widow of the late Samuel Snook, died at 5:00 Weds. evening, Sept. 26, 1894, at the home of her son, John N. Snook, in this village. Death was caused by a general debility.
Mrs. Snook was born in Clove Valley, near Deckertown, NJ on Jan 11th, 1815, and was a daughter of John and Hannah Middaugh.
In the year 1838, she was united in marriage to Samuel Snook. The fruits of this marriage was a family of nine children, the only one surviving being John M. Snook, with whom she resided at her death.
She is survived by the following brothers and sisters: Mrs. George Swarts, Horse Heads, NY; Mrs. Clarissa Adams, Middletown, NY; Mr.s James Northrup, Mt. Salem, NJ; Mrs. William Everitt, Clove Valley, Wantage; and Milton Middaugh of Waverly, NY.
Mrs. Snook was a lifelong member of the Baptist Church of Mt. Salem, NJ where she passed a major part of her life.
Her funeral took place at Mt. Salem on Saturday last.
Source: Wantage Recorder, September 28, 1894.