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Martha Jane King Kanarr
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1849
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1940
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA

Plan Funeral of Mrs. Kanarr
Services Arranged Friday P.M.

Leaving thirty-three descendants, one of them a great-great-grandchild, Mrs. Martha Jane Kanarr, widow of Jacob Kanarr and who would have observed her ninetieth birthday July second, next, passed away Tuesday morning in her home, 229 Philadelphia street. A daughter of Adam and Elizabeth (Caldwell) King, natives of Armstrong County, she was born in Grant township, lived there and in Rayne township, before removing to Indiana 35 years ago. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church.
Surviving are these children: S. T. Kanarr of Indiana R. D. 1; Mrs. J. P. Lydic and Mrs. Robert T. Helman, both of Indiana R. D. 3, and Mrs. C. E. Henry, Ira Guy Kanarr, Mortimer A. Kanarr and Miss Hester Kanarr, all of Indiana. Surviving are 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.
Friends will be received after 4 p.m. today in Streams Funeral Home, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday. The Rev. Arthur J. Pfohl, D. D., will officiate and the body will be placed in the Greenwood Cemetery mausoleum.
[Indiana Evening Gazette, Wednesday, May 1, 1940]

PA Death Cert #49980 
Family links: 
  Adam Franklin King (1819 - 1899)
  Elizabeth Caldwell King (1820 - 1883)
  Jacob Kanarr (1843 - 1926)*
  Simon Thomas Kanarr (1869 - 1945)*
  Elizabeth Clara Kanarr Lydick (1872 - 1958)*
  Nancy Catherine Kanarr Henry (1874 - 1958)*
  Hester Jane Kanarr (1876 - 1960)*
  Mary Magdalene Kanarr (1877 - 1933)*
  Ira Guy Kanarr (1880 - 1957)*
  Mortimer Arthur Kanarr (1883 - 1972)*
  Carrie Olive Kanarr Helman Bell (1886 - 1967)*
  Martha Jane King Kanarr (1849 - 1940)
  Adam Franklin King (1851 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Mausoleum
Maintained by: Rhonda Kevorkian
Originally Created by: david caldwell
Record added: Mar 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35078547
Martha Jane <i>King</i> Kanarr
Added by: George & Peggy Stumpf
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