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Name Conner, Willett Leslie

Associated Records

Image of Certificate, Marriage -

Certificate, Marriage -

Marriage certificate. Printed and handwritten inscription: "MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE. / THIS IS TO CERTIFY / THAT / Willett Leslie Conner / of Tottenville, Staten Island / AND / Bertha Manee / of Richmond Valley, S.I. / were joined together in / HOLY MATRIMONY / by me at Tottenville, Staten Island according to / the ordinance of God and the Laws of the State of / New York on the 20th day of October 1896 / Winfield S. McCowan / Pastor St Pauls M.E. Ch." Printed at bottom: "A.H. Eilers Publishing Co. St. Louis, Mo. Series No 29." Certificate has engraved oval image of a wedding ceremony at top, and a border of gothic design and flowers. Handwritten label glued on reverse, probably from donor: "Mrs

Image of Watch, Pocket -

Watch, Pocket -

Silver pocket watch, circular, white face with roman numerals and inscription " HAMPDEN WATCH CO." Watch face has 2 hands plus a smaller inset circular face with one hand. Watch case has finial at top with loop with watch key attached on a piece of string. Reverse has incised initials "W.L.C." for Willett Leslie Conner. (Keywords: HRT)

Image of Knife, Paper -

Knife, Paper -

Carved ivory letter opener; hollow cylindrical handle with 3 rows of pierced slots; handle end is threaded inside (a finial which probably screwed onto the end is now missing); flat ivory blade screws into the handle with a metal screw. (Keywords: HRT)

Image of Badge -

Badge -

Stamped metal badge in the shape of a shield with an eagle at top. Inscribed "23915 / W.L. CONNER. P.M. / N.Y. / RICHMOND". (Keywords: HRT, Post Office, New York)