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Christian Moser[1, 2]

Male 1870 - 1943  (73 years)


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  • Name Christian Moser 
    Born 16 Apr 1870  Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    (Near) 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 49690 
    Died 23 Dec 1943  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried 26 Dec 1943  Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Address:
    North Apostolic Christian Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • CHRISTIAN MOSER DIED LAST EVENING


      CHRISTIAN MOSER, FOR MANY YEARS A WELL KNOWN AND RESPECTED RESIDENT OF THIS CITY AND COMMUNITY, PASSED AWAY LAST EVENING AT NINE O’CLOCK AT HIS HOME AT 106 EAST CHESTNUT STREET FOLLOWING AN ILLNESS OF SEVERAL YEARS. HE WAS 73 YEARS, EIGHT MONTHS AND SEVEN DAYS OF AGE.


      MR. MOSER WAS A NATIVE OF TAZEWELL COUNTY, BEING BORN NEAR MORTON, APRIL 16, 1870, A SON OF BENEDICT AND VERENA (STEINER) MOSER. HE GREW TO YOUNG MANHOOD IN THAT VICINITY AND IN DECEMBER, 1893, WAS MARRIED TO LYDIA YODER, WHO PRECEDED HIM IN DEATH.


      THEY TOOK UP THEIR RESIDENCE ON HIS FARM NORTHEAST OF FORREST, WHERE HE RESIDED UNTIL 1924, WHEN HE RETIRED. HE SPENT A YEAR IN PEORIA AND THEN RETURNED TO FAIRBURY. ALTHOUGH HE SPENT SEVERAL YEARS IN CALIFORNIA, HE ALWAYS RETAINED HIS RESIDENCE HERE.


      SURVIVING ARE THE FOLLOWING CHILDREN, ALL RESIDENTS OF THIS CITY AND VICINITY: CARL, MENNO, MRS. HENRY MAURER, WALTER, ELI, SILAS, MRS. URBAN STEIDINGER AND GERTRUDE, LAVINA AND VIOLA AT HOME. ALSO SURVIVING ARE THE FOLLOWING BROTHERS AND SISTERS: NOAH AND MISS SARAH, OF MORTON, LEO AND MISS LYDIA, OF ELGIN.


      FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT THE APOSTOLIC CHRISTIAN CHURCH ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE O’CLOCK.
    Person ID I49555  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2016 

    Father Benedict Moser,   b. 18 Mar 1840, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1923  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother 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  [1
    Family ID F19982  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Yoder,   b. 14 Nov 1872, Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1913, Forrest, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 13 Feb 1893  [5
    Married Dec 1893  [1
    Children 
     1. Carl Moser
     2. Eli Moser
     3. Gertrude Moser
     4. Lavina Moser
     5. Viola Moser
     6. Ollie I. Moser
     7. Fannie Yoder Moser,   b. 1897,   d. 1996  (Age 99 years)
     8. Walter Moser,   b. 14 Jan 1901, Wing, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1986, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     9. Silas L. Moser,   b. 16 Jan 1905, Forrest, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 2006, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F19984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S727] The Leman Family.
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    2. [S618] Obituary of Silas Moser.

    3. [S1090] Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

    4. [S83] Cemetery Visits.

    5. [S750] The Yoder Family.