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Frances Eustis Donner Wilder
Birth: Jul. 8, 1840
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1921
Byron
Contra Costa County
California, USA

Survivor of the infamous "Donner Party." Her father was Captain George Donner, the leader of the infamous Donner Party which was trapped in the heavy snows at what is now called Donner Pass, near Tahoe, California. There was only 7 surviving of the Donner's, 3 being Frances and her two half sisters Georgianna and Elizabeth Donner. (bio by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING") 
 
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 Parents:
  George Albert Donner (1786 - 1847)
  Tamsen Dozier Eustis Donner (1801 - 1847)
 
 Spouse:
  William R. Wilder (1823 - 1888)*
 
 Children:
  Harriett Eustis Wilder (1859 - 1881)*
  James W. Wilder (1863 - 1944)*
  Susan Tamsen Wilder Alexson (1878 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Donner Harmon (____ - 1849)**
  William Donner (1812 - 1867)**
  Elitha Cumi Donner Wilder (1832 - 1923)**
  Leanna Charity Donner App (1834 - 1930)**
  Frances Eustis Donner Wilder (1840 - 1921)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Rest in peace.
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Brentwood
Contra Costa County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
Record added: Nov 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8062388
Frances Eustis <i>Donner</i> Wilder
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Frances Eustis <i>Donner</i> Wilder
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