Joseph Bay, a harness maker, was born in Switzerland April 15,1837. He died of apoplexy(brain hemorrhage/stroke) in Springville Oct. 22,1907 & is buried in Maplewood Cemetery; Section 18, Lot 585. His wife,Minerva(daughter of Chris & Betsey Church) is buried in the same lot.
Parents:Joseph & Rosa Bay
Wife: Minerva(9/4/1838-9/1/1884) born in Ellicotville,NY. Died of typhiod fever.
Children: Frances Augustus,Carrie & others.
Frances,a laborer, was born in Ellicotville Sept. 27, 1862. He died of typhoid fever Nov. 21,1884 & is buried in Maplewood Cemetery;Section 18,lot 585.