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Barbara Roth[1]

Female 1847 - 1925  (77 years)


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  • Name Barbara Roth 
    Born 2 May 1847  Washington, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Jan 1925  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    East Elm Street 
    Buried 26 Jan 1925  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Address:
    South Apostolic Christian Cemetery 
    Death 23 Jan 1926  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Address:
    East Elm Street 
    Reference Number 56983 
    Notes 
    • MRS. BARBARA GERBER


      MRS. BARBARA GERBER, FOR MANY YEARS A HIGHLY ESTEEMED RESIDENT OF THIS CITY AND COMMUNITY, PASSED AWAY AT HER HOME ON EAST ELM STREET LAST SATURDAY EVENING AT THE AGE OF 77 YEARS, 8 MONTHS AND 21 DAYS.


      BARBARA ROTH, DAUGHTER OF ANDREW AND ANNA ROTH WAS BORN AT WASHINGTON, MAY 2, 1847. SHE GREW TO YOUNG WOMANHOOD THERE, LATER MOVING TO MORTON, WHERE ON MARCH 3, 1872, SHE WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO CHRISTIAN GERBER. MR. AND MRS. GERBER RESIDED AT MORTON FOR TWO YEARS, THAN MOVED TO A FARM NORTH OF CROPSEY, WHERE MRS. GERBER RESIDED UNTIL SIX YEARS AGO, WHEN MRS. GERBER AND DAUGHTERS MOVED TO THIS CITY. IT WAS WHILE RESIDING ON THE FARM NEAR CROPSEY THAT MR. GERBER PASSED AWAY, HIS DEATH OCCURRING FIFTEEN YEARS AGO.


      SURVIVING MRS. GERBER ARE THREE DAUGHTERS AND ONE SON - MISSES ANNA AND LYDIA, AT HOME; MRS. PETER SCHAFFER, RESIDING SOUTHEAST OF FAIRBURY; AND CHRIS GERBER, OF CROSPEY. THERE ALSO SURVIVE FOURTEEN GRANDCHILDREN AND THE FOLLOWING BROTHERS AND SISTERS: SAM, JOHN AND MISS KATIE ROTH, ALL OF FAIRBURY.


      THE FUNERAL SERVICES WERE HELD ON TUESDAY FROM THE SOUTH CHRISTIAN APOSTOLIC CHURCH, THE MANY PRESENT TELLING BETTER THAN WORDS OF THE HIGH REGARD IN WHICH THE DECEASED WAS HELD. MANY WERE PRESENT FROM A DISTANCE. THE SERVICES WERE IN CHARGE OF REV. MANGOLD, OF ROANOKE, AND INTERMENT WAS IN THE SOUTH CEMETERY.
    Person ID I56779  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2016 

    Father Andrew Roth,   b. 1811,   d. 23 Feb 1886  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Anna Zimmerman,   b. 1818,   d. 1884  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1842  Butler, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F22556  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christian Gerber,   b. 12 Dec 1848, Wayne, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1910, Cropsey, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1870  [1, 4
    Married 3 Mar 1872  Morton, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Daniel Gerber,   b. 26 Aug 1873,   d. 18 Mar 1880  (Age 6 years)
     2. Anna Gerber,   b. 6 Jul 1875, Belle Prairie City, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1952, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Joseph Gerber,   b. 19 Dec 1877,   d. 9 Dec 1880  (Age 2 years)
     4. Lydia Gerber,   b. 29 Dec 1879,   d. 18 Mar 1882  (Age 2 years)
     5. Lydia Gerber,   b. 1882,   d. 1983  (Age 101 years)
     6. Katherine Gerber,   b. 1886,   d. 1978  (Age 92 years)
     7. Christian S. Gerber,   b. 28 Mar 1888, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1971, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     8. Mathilda Wanner,   b. 1898,   d. 11 Jan 1970  (Age 72 years)  [Adopted]
     9. Sarah Wanner  [Adopted]
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F22551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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    Christian Barbara Gerber.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S717] The Gerber Family.

    2. [S691] South Christian Apostolic Cemetery.

    3. [S948] The Roth Family.

    4. [S436] Obituary of Christian Gerber.