1842 - 1927 (85 years)
||Eash, Samuel  |
||10 Mar 1842
||Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA [2, 3]
||1 Apr 1927
||near Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA [1, 3]
||Bontrager South Cemetery, Shipshewana, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA [1, 3]
||19 Sep 2015 |
||Bontrager, Barbara, b. 6 Dec 1845, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA , d. 8 Apr 1886, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA (Age 40 years) |
||Jun 1863 
| ||1. Eash, John S., b. 13 Aug 1865, Newbury Township, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA , d. 1937, Michigan, USA (Age 71 years)|
||19 Jan 2009 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
|Born - 10 Mar 1842 - Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
|Child - Eash, John S. - 13 Aug 1865 - Newbury Township, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA
|Died - 1 Apr 1927 - near Marshall, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
|Buried - - Bontrager South Cemetery, Shipshewana, LaGrange County, Indiana, USA
- From: Bontrager Genealogy, p. 94;
Son of Jacob and Bena (Yoder) Eash
- [S45] Sandra Eash, Berry, Sandra (Eash).
- [S45] Sandra Eash, Berry, Sandra (Eash), From: Bontrager Genealogy, p. 94 (Reliability: 3).
- [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 19 Sep 2015.
From Find A Grave Memorial# 60525027
Birth: Mar. 10, 1842
Death: Apr. 1, 1927
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
Barbara Bontrager Eash (1845 - 1886)*
Elisabeth S. Eash Hostetler (1870 - 1915)*
Bontrager South Cemetery
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