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Lavina Ann Knapp Mounts
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Birth: May 17, 1837
Ripley County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1919
Pleasantville
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA

The Sullivan Union, Sullivan Indiana, April 23, 1919;

Lavina A. Knapp, born May 17th. 1837, died April 14th, 1919, age 81 years, 10 months and 27 days. She was married to Samuel Mounts, May 29th, 1860. To this Union was born seven children. Rhoda E., Minnie J., Thomas P., Samuel Jr., Rosa A., and Oliver P. She is survived by four children Rhoda E. Carrico, Thomas P. Mounts, Samuel Mounts Jr., and Oliver P. Mounts. Also two brothers one sister and 24 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren and a host of friends who mourn her loss. Her other three children with her husband having preceded her to the great beyond. She joined the Church of Christ at the age of 19 years and lived a true christian life to the end. She was a loving wife and mother and was loved by all who knew her. During her last illness she was always patient and cheerful.
Lavina is seated in front of her remaining children and Step son William Anderson "Dock "Mounts, whose mother was Jane Cain and died in Owen County Indiana, she also had 7 children as well. From L-R Thomas, Rhoda Ellen, Samuel Jr., Oliver Perry, and William Anderson Mounts. This was in front of the second house as the first one burnt in 1912. Lavina joined the Christian Church in Owen County Indiana, near Spencer, her parents Eli and Roda Fletcher Knapp and Sam were all members. 
 
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 Parents:
  Eli M Knapp (1815 - 1885)
  Rhoda Ann Fletcher Knapp (1817 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Anderson Mounts (1820 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Rhoda Ellen Mounts Carrico (1861 - 1940)*
  Benjamin Franklin Mounts (1864 - 1906)*
  Arminnie Josephine Mounts Purcell (1866 - 1896)*
  Thomas Pirtle Mounts (1869 - 1960)*
  Samuel P Mounts (1871 - 1925)*
  Rosina Ann Mounts (1874 - 1893)*
  Oliver Perry Mounts (1879 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lavina Ann Knapp Mounts (1837 - 1919)
  William Edward Knapp (1840 - 1887)*
  Mary B Knapp Mayfield (1849 - 1922)*
  Andrew Eli Knapp (1852 - 1941)*
  Millard Fillmore Knapp (1858 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethany Cemetery
Dugger
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Darrell G Mounts
Originally Created by: Lester Mounts
Record added: Jul 16, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11365594
Lavina Ann <i>Knapp</i> Mounts
Added by: Darrell G Mounts
 
Lavina Ann <i>Knapp</i> Mounts
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Lavina Ann <i>Knapp</i> Mounts
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rest in peace distant great grandmother
- Ruby Churchill
 Added: Jun. 10, 2011
Sleep well dear Lavina, you are remembered here.God bless.Helen.xxx.
- Grave Hoppers
 Added: May. 29, 2007
 
 
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