Obit Augusta MOrries de Peyster Apr 1911 NYT
MRS. F. J. OE PEYsf EB DEAD. Member of Old -New Yorki Family, Was Interested In Charitable Work. Mrs. Augusta Morris de Iyster, widow of Frederic J. de Peyster. illed yesterday of paralysis at tha home tf her son F. Ashton de Peyster. at Morristown. N. J. Mrs. de Peyster's home in this cltv wss at 11 East Eighty-sixth Street. She" went to Morristown recently to Visit her son. and was strtcken. I'ntll three days- ago the physicians had hope of hef recovery, but then she snfftred a relapse. Mra de Peyster. before :marriage. was Miss Augusta McEvers Morris of Morrl-sania. She was a descendant of Lewis Morris, sisntr of the Declaration of Independence. Frederic J. de Peyster. who died about five years agb, was also a member of one of the old Xew York families. He was a scholar ajjd philanthropist, and Mrs. de. Peyster. ; too was well known for her Interest ln ehartable worx. Mra de Peyster. who w a 60 years old. Is survived by one son. Frederic -Ashton de Peyster. who married Miss Alice Aber-crombie-Mlller. and four daughters Mrs. George Augustus Lung. jMrs. William Brock Shoemaker, Miss Trances G de Peyster. and Miss Augusta. M. de Peyster.