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Catherine Funk Royer
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1802
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1888
Clay County
Indiana, USA

On the 21st of November 1888 in Clay County, Indiana. of palsy and old age, Catherine Royer, aged 86 years, 1 month and 9 days. She was born on the 12th of October, 1802.

Her maiden name was Funk. She was married in Virginia to John Royer on the 5th of April 1827, and moved to Ohio in the fall of 1830, and to Indiana in the spring of 1853. She was a member of the Mennonite Church for about 30 years. She leaves seven children, 49 grandchildren, and 38 great-grandchildren. Funeral services on the 23rd from Matt. 25:23.
[Source: Herald of Truth , Vol. XXV, Number 24, December 15, 1888 page 380, 381]
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d/o Bishop Daniel Showalter & Christina (Saufley) Funk

w/o John Royer (m. 5 April 1827, Virginia)

m/o Daniel Royer, Rev. William F. Royer, Barbara Royer, Elizabeth Royer, Eliza Royer, John Royer, Jr., & Samuel Royer
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Sources:
1.) Censuses:
a.) 1870 United States Federal Census - Washington, Clay, Indiana [Post Office: Bowling Green] / Catherine Royer 67 / Samuel Royer 25 / Mary E Royer 23 / William F Royer 8/12 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Funk (1781 - 1859)
  Christena Safley Funk (1781 - 1860)
 
 Spouse:
  John Royer (1804 - 1870)*
 
 Children:
  William Royer (1861 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Funk Royer (1802 - 1888)
  Daniel Funk (1818 - 1903)*
  Sophia Catherine Funk Royer (1820 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Funk Cemetery
Clay County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: genealogyfever
Record added: May 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37176369
Catherine <i>Funk</i> Royer
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- Cori Hoag
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014

- Patricia mallory
 Added: Feb. 12, 2013
I have been looking for you since 1999, found your gravesite in 2003 and am more than delighted to have found your picture and the daughters. I descend from Barbara who married John Clingerman, their child Margaret C. was my gggrandmother! Bless you.
- dianna arnold
 Added: Jul. 10, 2012
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