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Elias P. Gerber
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1875
Kidron
Wayne County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1960
Kidron
Wayne County
Ohio, USA

Elias P. Gerber, son of Peter M. And Elizabeth (Moser) Gerber, was born near Kidron, Ohio, July 17, 1875. He died of a heart attack at his home, Kidron, Feb. 19, 1960; aged 84 y. 7 m. 2 d. On Jan. 18, 1900, he was married to Sarah Sommer, who died March 16, 1914, after the birth of their sixth child. On Oct. 3, 1915, he was married to Fanny V. Lehman, who died May 5, 1953. Surviving are 7 children (Dora Elsie--Mrs. Albert D. Amstutz, Millersburg; Edwin Ira, Bluffton; Lila Marie--Mrs. Otto E. Gerber, Oren Emanuel, Anna Elizabeth--Mrs. Marvin Miller, Melva Mae-- Mrs. Dwight Gerber, and Glenford Nevin, all of Kidron) and 16 grandchildren. Besides his two wives, he was preceded in death by 3 sons and 12 brothers and sisters. He was a member of the Kidron Church, where funeral services were held Feb. 22, in charge of Reuben Hofstetter, William Detweiler, and Isaac Zuercher. (Gospel Herald - March 15, 1960 - Vol. LIII, No.11 - page 246, 247) 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter M. Gerber (1837 - 1908)
  Elizabeth P. Moser Gerber (1840 - 1910)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Sommer Gerber (1875 - 1914)
  Fannie V. Lehman Gerber (1882 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Oren E. Gerber (1911 - 2005)*
  Anna Elizabeth Gerber Miller (1913 - 2006)*
  Melva May Gerber Gerber (1921 - 2011)*
  Glenford Nevin Gerber (1926 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rosina P. Gerber Steiner (1860 - 1933)*
  Daniel P. Gerber (1862 - 1949)*
  Levi P. Gerber (1863 - 1948)*
  Anna P. Gerber Gerber (1865 - 1921)*
  Bertha P. Gerber Bichsel (1867 - 1898)*
  Lydia Gerber Gerber (1869 - 1941)*
  Peter P. Gerber (1871 - 1959)*
  Joel P Gerber (1873 - 1939)*
  Elias P. Gerber (1875 - 1960)
  Noah P Gerber (1877 - 1953)*
  Aaron Gerber (1879 - 1881)*
  Sarah Ann P. Gerber Hofstetter (1882 - 1921)*
  Emanuel Gerber (1884 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kidron Mennonite Church Cemetery
Kidron
Wayne County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Bill Daugherty
Record added: Aug 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75354140
Elias P. Gerber
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Elias P. Gerber
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