Lendrum, Christina Grant

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Christina Grant Lendrum was born July 27, 1893[1][2][3] in Township (Knox, NY), the daughter of William E. Lendrum[1] (7 DEC 1842 - 1912)[2] and Blanche Weidman[1] (OCT 1859 - 28 NOV 1926) [2] . Her brthers and sisters were:

Marriage & Children

Christina Grant Lendrum married Andrew Miller(1883 - 1946) on December 10, 1910[1]. Their children were:


Christina Grant Lendrum attended the Bell School on Route 443 near the intersection with Turner Road. She was a member of the Class of 1913 at Altamont High School[1]. .


She was employed at the Berne-Konx-Westerlo High School cafeteria until her retirement in 1974[1].


Christina G. Lendrum
His Wife
1893 - 1986
Knox Cemetery

Christina Grant Lendrum Miller died April 9, 1986 at the the Guilderland Center Nursing Home (NY)[1] and was buried in Knox Cemetery[1].


Christina G. Miller

Christina G. Miller died Wednesday, April 9 at the Guilderland Center Nursing Home, where she had spent the past month.

Born July 27, 1893, in Township, the youngest daughter of William and Blanche Weidman Lendrum, she grew up in Berne where she attended the Bell School on Route 443 near the intersection with Turner Road. She was a member of the Class of 1913 at Altamont High School.

December 28, 1910 she married Andrew Miller and they lived on their farm near the Bell School until his death in 1946. Later she spent several winters with her daughter Celia in Florida and she lived with flier in Berne the past several years. She was employed at the Berne-Knox-Westerlo High School cafeteria until her retirement In 1974.

In 1905 she had become a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church where she continued to be a regular worshipper until her admission in February to St. Peter's Hospital. She served many years on the Altar-Flower Committee, and was a faithful member of the Sunday school, Missionary Society, Ladies Aid, and L.C.W.

Christina Miller was an honorary member of Foxenkill Grange 1579 and a charter member of Uhai Chapter 803 O.E.S., which she served as Electa the first two years. She received a life membership while serving as trustee recently. She was also a member of Berne Fire Auxiliary and' the Hilltowns Senior Citizens.

Funeral memorial services were held from St. Paul's Lutheran Church Saturday with Rev. Janice C Jehson, officiating and Mrs. Nancy Becker at the organ. Pallbearers were Reid Lainhart, Frederick Lendrum, Harold Lendrum, and John Yarmchuk. Burial was in Knox Cemetery with arrangements by Fredendall Funeral Home.

She was the mother of Mrs. Howard (Celia) Wright and Mrs. John (Bernice) Yarmchuk, both of Berne, and grandmother of Robert Wright of Ravena, George Wright of Berne, Barbara Christina Wright Eriksen of Berne,, Faye Yarmchuk Cornwell of Central Bridge, and Joan Yarmchuk Rorick of Pearl River. She is also survived by 10 great-grandchildren - Derek Wright of RIT, Rochester; Richard Eriksen of Berne; Brian Eriksen of Hudson Valley Community College; Katrina and Dustin Rorick of Pearl River; and Jacob Cornwell of Central Bridge — and by several nephews and nieces.

Gifts in her memory may be given to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Berne or the Berne Fire Auxiliary.

Altamont Enterprise April 17, 1986

Additional Media

Christina Miller: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Death Record
Name: Christina Miller
State of Issue: New York
Date of Birth: Thursday July 27, 1893
Date of Death: April 1986
Est. Age at Death: 92 years, 8 months
Last known residence:
City: Berne; South Berne; West Berne
County: Albany
State: New York
ZIP Code: 12023
Latitude: 42.6069
Longitude: -74.1594

MARRIED. MILLER—WILLSEY—At the Christian parsonage, South Berne, Dec 25,1907, by Rev. L. C Mackey, Miss Cecile M. Wilsey, of East Berne, to Mr. Andrew J. Miller, of Berne.

Altamont Enterprise - January 3, 1908

MILLER—LENDRUM—At Guilderland Centre, Dec 28 1910, by the Rev. B. Q. Hallenbeck, Mr. Andrew J . Miller and Miss Christina. G. Lendrum, both of Berne.

Altamont Enterprise - January 20, 1911


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