|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1846|
|Death: ||Dec. 12, 1918|
CARTHAGE EVENING PRESS
Friday, December 13, 1918 page 5
DR. W.D. MONNETT DIES
STROKE OF PARALYSIS FATAL TO PHYSICIAN
He Was Veteran of Civil War and Was Twice Wounded - Came Here 19 Years Ago
Dr. W.D. Monnett, 73 years old, died at the Monnett home at 1002 Valley street, at 5:15 o'clock yesterday afternoon. He was taken sick Wednesday night at 10 o'clock, suffering a paralytic stroke, from which he never rallied.
Dr. Monnett was a Civil War veteran. He had made his home in Carthage for the last 19 years. practicing in Carterville, Webb City and Oronogo.
He was born in Indiana and received his education in that state, coming to Missouri in 1898. In 1900 he was married to Mrs. Kate Schrantz of this city.
He is survived by a wife, brother and three sons and one daughter by a former marriage. They are: Brother, Ira Monnett of Eufaula, OK.; Sons: W.O. Monnett of Ainsworth, NB.; C.F. Monnett of St. Louis; Bert Monnett, Nebraska; daughter Mrs. George Ritter of Nebraska.
Mr. and Mrs. C.F. Monnett are here from St. Louis, called by Dr. Monnett's death.
Dr. Monnett enlisted in an Indiana infantry in 1862 for a short period. At the expiration of his enlistment he re-enlisted. Twice after that he was discharged because of wounds but each time re-entered the army, serving to the end of the war. He rose from the rank of private to sergeant.
The funeral will be conducted from the Knell Undertaking Company's chapel at 10 o'clock tomorrow morning. The service will be private. Rev. Dr. W.G. Clinton will have charge. Burial will be in Park Cemetery.
Above information courtesy of member #47097113 Lawson Monnet (1806 - 1878)
Jane Collings Monnet (1811 - 1889)
Emily A. Monnett (1846 - 1875)
Catherine Ream Monnett (1860 - 1924)*
Ralph W Monnett (1871 - 1917)*
Daisy Emma Monnett Ritter (1875 - 1962)*
Nellie Monnett McHargue (1879 - 1905)*
William Polk Monnett (1827 - 1896)*
Theresa Monnett Millman (1829 - 1904)*
Isaac Monnet (1831 - 1899)*
Spencer Carter Monnet (1835 - 1901)*
Hannah Monnett Wesner (1839 - 1888)*
Marion Lawson Monnet (1841 - 1887)*
Franklin Monnett (1843 - 1895)*
Wilson Dorr Monnett (1846 - 1918)
Emma Jane Monnet Pierson (1848 - 1866)*
John H. S. Monnet (1850 - 1888)*
Ira Monnett (1854 - 1929)*
Plot: Bl 29 Lot 23 Sp 7
Created by: Dbeck
Record added: May 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70366982
Added: Nov. 11, 2014
Remembered on Memorial Day 2012. He served with multiple different units during the Civil War: Company K, 55th Indiana Infantry in 1862; Company H, 115th Indiana Infantry in 1863-1864; Company H, 132nd Indiana Infantry later in 1864; and Companies A and...(Read more)|
Added: May. 28, 2012