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Benedict Moser[1]

Male 1840 - 1923  (82 years)


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  • Name Benedict Moser 
    Born 18 Mar 1840  Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 49680 
    Died 1923  [2
    Notes 

    • BENEDICT MOSER GAVE UP BATTLE OF LIFE TUESDAY


      DIED AFTER A LINGERING ILLNESS; CAUSE, OLD AGE INFIRMITIES


      FUNERAL HELD TODAY


      SIX WEEKS ILLNESS OF PNEUMONIA RESULTED IN THE DEATH OF BENEDICT MOSER, AN AGE 1 AND RESPECTED CITIZEN OF MORTON, DEATH CLAIMING HIM AS A VICTIM ON TUESDAY MORNING. FOR MORE THAN A YEAR HE HAD BEEN FAILING IN HEALTH, DUE HIS ADVANCED YEARS AND HE WAS UNABLE TO WITHSTAND THE ATTACK OF PNEUMONIA, WHICH SEIZED HIM.


      THE DECEDENT WAS BORN IN ALSACE, FRANCE, MARCH 18, 1840. AT THE AGE OF TEN YEARS HE CAME TO THIS COUNTRY AND SETTLED IN OHIO, COMING FROM THERE TO MORTON WHERE HE ENGAGED IN FARMING, DEVOTING THE BEST YEARS OF HIS LIFE TO THAT VOCATION. AT THE AGE 23 YEARS HE WAS MARRIED TO VERENA STEINER OF WAYNE COUNTY, OHIO, AND HE BROUGHT HIS WIFE WITH HIM TO ILLINOIS.


      HIS WIFE PRECEDED HIM IN DEATH SEVERAL YEARS. HE LEAVES AS SURVIVORS 6 CHILDREN, JOHN OF ROANOKE, CHRIS OF FORREST, NOAH OF TREMONT, LEO OF THIS PLACE, MRS. SARAH WIELAND OF DEER CREEK, AND MISS LYDIA AT HOME, BESIDE 42 GRANDCHILDREN AND 1 GREAT GRANDCHILD.


      THE FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD FROM THE APOSTOLIC CHURCH THIS AFTERNOON AT 1:30. BURIAL WILL BE IN THE APOSTOLIC CEMETERY.
    Person ID I49547  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2016 

    Family Verena Steiner,   b. 26 Jan 1839, Wayne, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Abt 1863  [2
    Children 
     1. Daniel Moser,   b. 1862,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Aaron Moser,   b. 1864,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John B. Moser,   b. 1866,   d. 1942  (Age 76 years)
     4. Samuel Moser,   b. Abt 1867, Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1913, Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     5. Christian Moser,   b. 16 Apr 1870, Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1943, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     6. Noah Moser,   b. 1872,   d. 1962  (Age 90 years)
     7. Reuben Moser,   b. 1874,   d. 1925  (Age 51 years)
     8. Lydianna Moser,   b. 1876,   d. 1969  (Age 93 years)
     9. Leo Moser,   b. 1878,   d. 1949  (Age 71 years)
     10. Sarah Moser,   b. 1880,   d. 1965  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F19982  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S731] The Moser Family.

    2. [S727] The Leman Family.
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