Saturday, April 12, 2008


Daniel Greenlee

The East Liverpool Tribune


Daniel Greenlee Drops Dead at Home In Scenery Hill, Pa.

Daniel Greenlee, father of the Rev. Mr. Greenlee, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal church, dropped dead at 11 o'clock yesterday, forenoon at his home in Scenery Hill, Pa., of heart disease, aged 73 years. The deceased leaves a wife and four children, two sons and two daughtrs, all grown and married.

The news of his father's sudden and unexpected death reached Rev. Mr. Greenlee about 1 o'clock yesterday afternoon by telegram, and he left for Scenery Hill on the first train.

Mrs. Greenlee was not at home when the sad news reached her husband, neither was she at home when he took his departure, as he had but little time to make the train .

A neighbor was asked to inform her of the happening and of the sudden departure of her husband.


Of Washington County Was the Late Daniel Greenlee.

Daniel Greenlee, father of the Rev. Samuel Greenlee, of the Methodist Episcopal church, Chester, mention of whose death, was made in yesterday's edition of the Tribune, was one of the most prominent citizens of West Bethlehem township, Pa. The deceased had not been well for about two weeks, but was considered better the past few days. He went to the barn Tuesday morning, and just as he reached it he dropped to the ground. There his son-in-law, Edward Spriggs, found him. He lived only a few minutes after being picked up.

He was aged about 79 years, and is survived by a wife, and four children as follows: Mrs. Edward Spriggs, of near Scenery Hill; Mrs. William Matthews, of Coshocton county, O.; Rev. E. H. Greenlee, of Johnstown, formerly of Nineveh, Green County, and Rev. Samuel Greenlee, of Chester.

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