Eash, Samuel

Eash, Samuel

Male 1842 - 1927  (85 years)

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  • Name Eash, Samuel  [1
    Born 10 Mar 1842  Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Apr 1927  near Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Bontrager South Cemetery, Shipshewana, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I15239  Sackett
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2015 

    Family Bontrager, Barbara,   b. 6 Dec 1845, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1886, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married Jun 1863  [2
    Children 
     1. Eash, John S.,   b. 13 Aug 1865, Newbury Township, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F5975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Mar 1842 - Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Eash, John S. - 13 Aug 1865 - Newbury Township, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Apr 1927 - near Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bontrager South Cemetery, Shipshewana, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Notes 
    • From: Bontrager Genealogy, p. 94;
      Son of Jacob and Bena (Yoder) Eash

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] Sandra Eash, Berry, Sandra (Eash).

    2. [S45] Sandra Eash, Berry, Sandra (Eash), From: Bontrager Genealogy, p. 94 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 Sep 2015.
      From Find A Grave Memorial# 60525027
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=60525027
      Samuel Eash
      Birth: Mar. 10, 1842
      Holmes County
      Ohio, USA
      Death: Apr. 1, 1927
      Michigan, USA

      Gospel Herald - Volume XX, Number 6 - May 12, 1927 page 142, 143 Eash.

      Samuel J. Eash was born in Holmes Co., Ohio, March 10, 1842; died at the home of his son, Samuel, near Marshall, Mich., April 1, 1927; aged 85 y. 21 d. He was united in marriage with Barbara Bontrager who preceded him 41 years ago, also 1 son (Josiah) and 2 daughters (Fannie and Elizabeth). He leaves 4 sons (Lazora, John, Jacob, and Samuel) and 3 daughters (Mary Plank, Esther Balyeat, and Suvilla Myers), also 53 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends. He united with the Mennonite Church of Big Prairie in 1912 and was a faithful member until death. Funeral services were held at the Shore Mennonite Church April 3, 1927, with the J. Willard Yoder and Yost C. Miller officiating. He will be sadly missed by all. Burial was made in the Bontrager Cemetery near the Forks. "Dearest Father, thou hast left us,Here, thy loss we deeply feel;But, 'tis God, who calls our loved ones,He will all our sorrows heal."Mary [Plank].

      Contributed by Royce E Hostetler #47447951
      Thank you.

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Barbara Bontrager Eash (1845 - 1886)*

      Children:
      Elisabeth S. Eash Hostetler (1870 - 1915)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Bontrager South Cemetery
      Lagrange County
      Indiana, USA
      Plot: Row 10 Sp 15

      Created by: Kennetta Lemon
      Record added: Oct 23, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 60525027
      TSFA Entry Contributed by Ted Smith


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