Belva Ann Lockwood, A Woman Before Her Time
TCHS Annual Meeting
Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Walk Among the Dead
Saturday, September 28th. The Walk Among the Dead Evergreen Cemetery Walk is a popular annual event hosted every Fall by TCHS. Our past comes alive at the Village of Owego’s historic Evergreen Cemetery with actors portraying interesting individuals interred there. Come and experience their life stories and learn the history of this important cemetery. Tours at 9:30am, 10:45am, 12pm, and 1:15pm. Reservations only. Members $10, Non-members $12, Children 12 and under Free.
Memorial for Fallen Owego Police Officers
Isaac Wiltsie, 7-17-1869 (150 years) and Forrest Allen Hall, 10-13-1969 (50 years)
Sunday, October 13th, time TBA. Ceremony at the Owego Police Department and Owego Evergreen Cemetery gravesites, with a reception to follow at the VFW. An exhibit of related items will be on display at the TCHS Museum.
Hugh Dugan of Ireland, Pennsylvania, and Owego, New York
Saturday, October 26, 1:00 pm. A presentation by Pam Anderson, MS, CG, owner of Anderson CoGen Collaborative Genealogy Services. Pam will discuss the life of Hugh Dugan, one of the original owners of the current Parkview Inn, from his immigration to the United States c. 1845 to his move Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, and finally his life in Owego, Tioga County. The story continues after his death, following his widow, two sons, and one granddaughter who died in 2008 in New Jersey, the last of Hugh’s family line. This talk will cover over 150 years of the life and times of the Dugan family and how they dealt with historical circumstances.