Earle N Terwilliger's obit is at the Terwilliger rootsweb.com archive posted 2007---
Earle N. Terwilliger
Ret. Railroad Emply., 99
Earle N. Terwilliger of Narrowsburg, a retired employee of the Erie Railroad and a longtime area resident, died Thursday, November 25, 2004, at his home. He was 99 years of age.
The son of the late Isaac B. and Anna Robinson Terwilliger, he was born April 18, 1905, in Westtown. He was the widower of Mattie Holbert who died in 1997 after 72 years of marriage.
Mr. Terwilliger was a member of the Tusten Historical Society and was a past president and charter member of the Tusten Senior Citizens. He was also a 75-year member of the United Commercial Travelers (UTC).
He is survived by a son, Roger; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and two great-great-great-grandchildren.
Services were held Monday at the Rasmussen Funeral Home in Narrowsburg.
Burial was made in Pine Hill Cemetery in Middletown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Tusten Ambulance Corps, Narrowsburg, N.Y. 12764
Source: Sullivan County Democrat
Online edition www.so-democrat.com
Callicoon, New York
listing for November 20, 2004
1920 Earle Terwilliger age 14 was living in Minisink, Orange, New York with Isaac Terwilliger age 53 and Anna Terwilliger age 53---those names are listed in his obit...
Isaac Terwilliger's mother's birth place was listed as Ireland.
1880 an Isaac Terwilliger age 12 is living in Philipsport, Sullivan, New York with a Jane Terwilliger who was born in Ireland and she is a widow. Her father's name is Charles Walker and he was in the household and he was 76 years old...this ISAAC TERWILLIGER has an occupation listed as boatman---(check sibling listings they also appear to be canal workers...)
also in the household is a "Rodolphus Terwilliger" age 11 and he is also a boatman and at Fultonhistory.com 1926-21 there is a obit for him with the headline "R.S. Terwilliger dies in Binghampton" . The obit mentions a brother named Isaac in Middletown, New York.
1870 Isaac Terwilliger born NY about 1866 is age 4 and living in Mamakating, Sullivan, New York in the same household as Mathew Terwilliger age 50 and Jane Terwilliger age 40. The same page is a listing for a CHARLES TERWILLIGER and his wife RACHAEL TERWILLIGER and CHARLES WALKER is living with them...this RACHAEL TERWILLIGER was listed as born Ireland...
Mathew Terwilliger fought in the 156th Infantry Regiment, New York, Civil war...