|Birth: ||Aug. 5, 1856|
|Death: ||Aug. 30, 1929|
[Canon, Austin A.]
Thursday September 5, 1929 p. 4
Austin A. Canon
Austin A. Canon, son of Joshua T. [udor] and Nancy E. [lenor Taylor] Canon, was born in Abingdon, Ill., Aug. 5, 1856, and died at his home in Bedford, Aug. 30, 1929, at the age of 73 years and 25 days. In 1866 he came to Bedford with his parents. Later he lived in various other places, returning to Bedford for a permanent residence in 1902. Mr. Canon never married, but lived with and cared for his parents until their death. Of his immediate family three brothers survive him, James A. and Albert R. of Bedford and Edward O. of Leavenworth, Kans. He also leaves eight nephews and six nieces. He united with the Bedford Christian Church about 18 years ago.
The funeral service was conducted by the pastor, Rev. J. C. Harris, at 2:00 o'clock Sunday afternoon in the Church of Christ. Burial was made in Bedford cemetery.
Note: bio information courtesy of contributor, A Canon
Joshua T Canon (1830 - 1906)
Nancy Elenor Taylor Canon (1833 - 1921)
Created by: Cindy Baldogo
Record added: Apr 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36090492
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