Alanson Clay, an aged citizen of Unionville, died on Tuesday morning after a brief illness from pneumonia. He was aged 73 years and 19 days and leaves a family. The funeral was held Thursday at one o’clock p.m. at the M.E. church. Interment as Port Jervis.—Deckertown Record. The deceased was the father of Conductor Theodore Clay, of the New York Division of the Erie, for many years a resident of Port Jervis.
Source: Port Jervis Tri-States Union, February 11, 1897