Born: August 29, 1875 in Harrietstown

Died: June 17, 1965

Married: Victoria McKee on October 1, 1902 in the parsonage of St. Bernard's Church by Reverand Waters

Children: William M. Labounty, Professor of Geology at Paul Smith's College

Chiefly known for:

In 1953 and at the time of his death he was living at 39 1/2 Bloomingdale Avenue.

The 1900 Census states William is a servant (a teamster) of Ferd Chase, which would be the Loon Lake House

The 1910 Census states William & Victoria in Harrietstown

The 1920 Census states William, Victoria, niece Mary McKee and nephew William McKee living on a farm on the Harrietstown Road


Adirondack Enterprise, June 18, 1965

Obituaries William LaBounty

William E. LaBounty, 89, a life-long resident of this area, died last evening at the Saranac Lake General Hospital where he had been taken the day before.

Mr. LaBounty had been a dairy farmer and sold his farm, now known as Crystal Spring Dairy, to the Donnelly family. He was born Aug. 29, 1875 in the Town of Harrietstown, a son of Alexis and Mary Scaff La Bounty.

Survivors are his wife, the former Victoria McKee; a son, William of Saranac Lake; a granddaughter, Priscilla Anderson of East Orange, N. J.; and a great-grandson.

Friends may call at the Fortune Funeral Home. The Rev. Peter O. W. Hill, rector of the Church of St. Luke, the Beloved Physician, will conduct a funeral service at the church at 11 a. m. Saturday. Burial will be in the Harrietstown Cemetery.