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Floyd Murtin Amsberry
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1854
Southside
Mason County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1914
Parsons
Labette County
Kansas, USA

Son of Francis Everett Amsberry of Mason County, West Virginia and Lucy Caroline Beard of Lynchburg, Bedford County, Virginia.

Husband of Rose Ella Comer of Lucas, Lucas County, Iowa; married in 1886 in Algernon, Custer County, Nebraska.

"Floyd Murton Amsberry was born in Mason County, West Virginia, March 5, 1854 and died September 8, 1914 at Parsons, Kansas, being 60 years, 6 months and 4 days old. He came to Nebraska in 1879 and homesteaded 3 miles east of Mason City. He was married in 1886 to Miss Rose Comer and eleven children; 5 boys and 6 girls, were born to them. His wife died 5 years ago. Her father died 17 years ago and his mother, Lucy C., still survives at the age of 88 years.
Deceased was the fourth of a family of twelve children; five boys and seven girls, all of whom survive him. The brothers are John A, William, and F.A. of Mason City and J.M., editor of Miller Sun; Mesdames, W.G. Frazey and L.E. Coleman of Ansley, Charles Amsberry of Berwyn, Nick Peterson, J.N. Greenlee and C.C. Fisher and Miss Martha Amsberry of Mason City are the sisters.
Deceased was a victim of a paralytic stroke two years ago at Benkelman, Nebraska and was a living invalid at the hospital when a sudden stroke of apoplexy took him away.
The funeral was conducted by Elder Patterson at the Baptist Church in Mason City on Saturday the 12th and the remains were laid to rest in the Amsberry Cemetery 3 miles west of Mason City to await the resurrection.
The deceased's sons, Alfred of Benkelman, Nebraska. Lewis and Earl of Bridgeport, William and Eldon of Mason City attended the funeral, those from abroad returning home Sunday." 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Everett Amsberry (1824 - 1897)
  Lucy Caroline Beard Amsberry (1827 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Rose Ella Comer Amsberry (1867 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Alfred Lee Andrew Amsberry (1887 - 1965)*
  Grace Goldie Amsberry Seitz (1888 - 1941)*
  Louis Francis Amsberry (1890 - 1954)*
  Earl Thomas Amsberry (1893 - 1919)*
  Pauline Darrel Amsberry (1899 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah E. Amsberry Frazey (1848 - 1917)*
  John A Amsberry (1850 - 1935)*
  Martha Mary Amsberry (1850 - 1928)*
  John Allen Amsberry (1850 - 1935)*
  Margaret Edna Amsberry Peterson (1852 - 1925)*
  Floyd Murtin Amsberry (1854 - 1914)
  Rosetta Caroline Amsberry Greenlee (1855 - 1937)*
  Laura Jane Amsberry Fisher (1858 - 1952)*
  James Martin Amsberry (1860 - 1939)*
  Almyral Ersula Amsberry Amsberry (1863 - 1930)*
  Nellie Ennis Amsberry Coleman (1866 - 1930)*
  William Daniel Amsberry (1868 - 1940)*
  Francis Adam Amsberry (1870 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Enon Cemetery
Custer County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Handmade tombstone - very hard to read.
 
Created by: Chuck Munn
Record added: Jun 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14780107
Floyd Murtin Amsberry
Added by: Chuck Munn
 
Floyd Murtin Amsberry
Added by: Chuck Munn
 
 
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Rest in peace, I am one of your many great grand children.
- lori welsh
 Added: Nov. 7, 2012
Third Great-Granduncle
- Kyla Rose Maenle
 Added: Sep. 24, 2010
Grandpa Amsberry ... you left behind a wonderful family and lots and lots of descendants. We all love you.
- Shryll
 Added: Nov. 16, 2009
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