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Abraham Metzger
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1845
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1924
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA

From the Circleville Herald of, September 3, 1904:

"Abraham Metzger of Circleville Township fell off his wagon yesterday and broke his leg."

From the Ohio Death Certificate of Abraham Metzger:

County of Death:Pickaway
City of Death:Circleville
Full name:Abraham Metzger
Residence:334 East Main Street, 1st Ward, Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio
Marital Status:Widow
Spouse of:Mary J. Metzger
Date of birth:June 4, 1844
Age:78 years, 7 months, 24 days
Birthplace:Pickaway County, Ohio
Father's name:Benjamin Metzger
Mother's Maiden:Mary Seimer
Informant:E. H. Metzger
Burial:Forest Cemetery
Date:January 30, 1924
Funeral firm:Mader & Ebert, Circleville, Ohio
Date of Death:January 28, 1924
Time of Death:2:30 a.m.
Cause of Death:Influenza, followed by heart complications resulting in death, this may had been cerebral hemorrhage
Contributory cause:Chronic Myocarditis
Attending Phys.:Amanda Jones, Circleville, Ohio

Obituary for Abraham Metzger from the Circleville Herald of Monday, January 28, 1924:

"ABRAHAM METZGER. Died at Home of His Daughter---Funeral Services Wednesday Afternoon. Abraham Metzger, a retired farmer, died at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Dresbach, on East Main Street this morning at 2:30 o'clock. He had been ill four weeks. A little over a month ago, Mr. Metzger had recovered from case of flue but got out too early and suffered a relapse and this with other complications resulted in his death. The deceased was born in this county June 4, 1845, and was a son of Benjamin and Mary Seimer Metzger. He was twice married. His first wife was Miss Mary E. Shaff, to whom he was married in 1869. His second wife was Miss Mary Valentine. Mr. Metzger was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. Three sons and three daughters survive. They are George W. Metzger, Amy E., wife of Harvey Dresbach; Lawrence D. Metzger, of Circleville Township; Edward H. Metzger, of Columbus; Elizabeth, wife of O. P. Kraft of Sycamore, Ohio, and Jennie Alice, wife of John A. Ucker, of Walnut Township. He also leaves two grandchildren, Mary Elizabeth Kraft and Harold Metzger Dresbach. Of his immediate family, there are living a brother, Samuel Metzger, of Jackson Township, and a sister, Mrs. Kate Shaner of Kansas. The funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dresbach. Rev. G. J. Troutman will officiate. Interment in Forest Cemetery."
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  Mary Shaff Metzger (1849 - 1882)*
  Mary Jane Valentine Metzger (1854 - 1906)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Cemetery
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Gregg Freese
Record added: Oct 07, 2012
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Abraham Metzger
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