|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1851|
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 1939|
John was the son of Isaac Yarian and Elizabeth Harrold.
He married on May 21, 1871, to Susanna Bricker.
Yarian John, 88, life-long resident of Swan Twp, died at his home two miles west of Swan Sunday from infirmities of old age. He was born on a farm west of LaOtto July 12, 1851, and died September 10, 1939, at the age of 88 years, 1 month and 29 days. He married Susanna
Bricker, also of Swan Twp, in 1870. They located on a farm west of Swan where they spent the rest of their lives. Mrs. Yarian preceded her husband in death May 6, 1917. They had eight children, three of which preceded Mr. Yarian in death - Mrs. Myrta Stewart of Avilla, Mrs. Zora Hart of Kendallville, and one daughter which died in infancy. Five children survive - Francis Yarian of Detroit, Mich., Melvin Yarian, Etta Whonsetler, and Lillie Pfleidner of Avilla, and Seckle Yarian on the home farm. There are 14 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren, and one brother, Rheuben Yarian of Brushy Prairie. Funeral was held at the Bethlehem Church Tuesday. Burial at the nearby cemetery. Mr.
Yarian, with his wife, experienced many of the hardships of pioneer life, among them being starting their married life and raising a family on a farm completely covered with dense forests and swamps, there being only enough cleared to build a log house in which they started their journey in life together. He was a prosperous farmer and a member of the Bethlehem Church.
Isaac Yarian (1814 - 1896)
Elizabeth Harrold Yarian (1818 - 1881)
Susanna Bricker Yarian (1851 - 1917)
Francis N. Yarian (1874 - 1948)*
Myrta M. Yarian Stewart (1876 - 1934)*
Melvin M. Yarian (1882 - 1968)*
Zora I. Yarian Hart (1884 - 1919)*
Mary Etta Yarian Whonsetler (1886 - 1966)*
Lillie A. Yarian Pfleidner (1889 - 1979)*
Seckle R. Yarian (1893 - 1966)*
Created by: Carl Bennett
Record added: Apr 29, 2007
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