Sweet, Martha A. Brown 1853-1932 Utica Obituary
Wife of Bonesetter Sweet
Dies in Utica Friday
Mrs. Ira S. Sweet, Wife of Dr. Ira S. Sweet, died Friday at her home, 1505 Genesee street, Utica
Martha A. Brown was born in the town of Columbus, April 18, 1853, daughter of the late Samuel and Lois Loyd Brown. She moved to Utica in 1906. She attended Brookfield academy and was graduated from the Ladies' seminary at Hamilton. September 22, 1880, she was married to Dr. Sweet. The couple observed their golden wedding anniversary a year ago last September. She was a member of Tabernacle Baptist church, Farther Lights and Pastor's Aid societies.
She leaves her husband; three daughters, Mrs. Fred Camenga, New Berlin; Dr. Flora Sweet Schafer and Mrs. H. K Fiske, Utica; a son, Dr. Samuel W. Sweet, Utica, and two grandsons.