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Rebecca Hannah Troxell Peterson
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1864
Glasgow
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1943
Pennsylvania, USA

Rebecca was the wife of Albert Johnston Peterson 1857-1931

Daughter of Alexander Troxell and Matilda (Gates) Troxell

(Source; obit, Claar Collection, Book 36, page 162)

Obit:

Mrs. Rebecca H. Peterson, widow of Albert J. Peterson, a well-known former resident of Glasgow, died at 12:15 o'clock, this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Florence Parks, 709 Sixth avenue, Juniata. She was born Aug. 15, 1864, at Glasgow, a daughter of Alexander and Matilda (Gates) Troxell. She was married to Mr. Peterson at Bellwood Aug. 5, 1882. Surviving are the following children; Mrs. Matilda Reigh of Alexandria, Orville A. Peterson of Juniata, John F. of Kane, Pa., E. L. of Torrance, Pa. and Mrs. Parks of Juniata. She is also survived by these brothers and sisters; C. J. Troxell of Glasgow, C. L. Troxell of Lakemont, C. A. Troxell of Johnstown, B. F. Troxell of Fallentimber, Mrs. Emma Fleming and Mrs. Mina Sneath of Flinton, Mrs. Margaret Cornelius of Cresson and Mrs. Nancy Thomas of Blandburg, and by fourteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Mrs. Peterson was a member of the Lutheran church, Glasgow, for forty-two years. Friends are being received at the home.

PETERSON - The funeral of Mrs. Rebecca Hannah Peterson will take place Tuesday afternoon with a short service at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Florence Parks, 709 Sixth Avenue, Juniata, to be followed by service at the Glasgow Lutheran church. Interment in the church cemetery. Friends are being received at the home
 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Troxell (1837 - 1916)
  Matilda Jane Gates Troxell (1841 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert Johnston Peterson (1857 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Matilda Catherine Peterson Reigh (1883 - 1966)*
  Orval (Orville) Albert Peterson (1885 - 1962)*
  Roy A Peterson (1890 - 1926)*
  Edward Luther Peterson (1892 - 1970)*
  Florence Edna Peterson Parks (1897 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Edward Troxell (1860 - 1941)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Troxell Beers (1861 - 1938)*
  Emma Priscilla Troxell Fleming (1863 - 1943)*
  Rebecca Hannah Troxell Peterson (1864 - 1943)
  Benjamin Franklin Troxell (1866 - 1958)*
  Christopher Jay Troxell (1868 - 1962)*
  Caroline Ermina (Mina) Troxell Sneath-Gibson (1869 - 1953)*
  Calvin Levi Troxell (1872 - 1948)*
  Mary Margaret Troxell Cornelius (1875 - 1944)*
  Nancy Clarrisa Troxell Thomas (1879 - 1967)*
  Clarence Alexander Troxell (1886 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery
Glasgow
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec. 31 plot 650
 
Created by: Joan of VA
Record added: Aug 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29134170
Rebecca Hannah <i>Troxell</i> Peterson
Added by: Joan of VA
 
Rebecca Hannah <i>Troxell</i> Peterson
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In Remembrance-Rebecca hannah Troxell Peterson-My Great Grand Aunt
- Joan of VA
 Added: Dec. 13, 2008
 
 
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