|Birth: ||Oct., 1823, Scotland|
|Death: ||May 25, 1895|
DuBois Express, Friday, May 31, 1895
Another Pioneer Gone
John Anderson of State Street, Passed Into the Beyond - The Deceased Was in Poor Health for Several Years.
From Saturday's Express,
At 2:20 o'clock this morning, John Anderson, an old resident of DuBois, passed away into eternity. The deceased had been afflicted for three years with a complication of diseases.
Mr. Anderson was born in Edinboro, Scotland, in October, 1823, and was 71 years and 7 months old at the time of his death. He came to Rumbarger, as this place was then named, on December 19, 1876, from Clearfield, and had continuously resided here. He was a miner in the employ of the Bell, Lewis & Yates Company. The deceased was a member of the Presbyterian church. Mr. Anderson's wife died on June 1, six years ago.
Five children of Mr. Anderson are living: James, John and William of DuBois, Mrs. O. D. Baxter, who is the wife of the agent of the Michigan Central railroad at Indiana River, Mich., and Miss Jennie Anderson who lives with her sister, Mrs. Baxter.
Mrs. Baxter and Miss Anderson were notified by telegraph this morning of the death of their father.
The funeral services will be held at the residence at 2:30 o'clock on Sunday afternoon by the pastor of the deceased, Rev. J. Y. Bell. Interment will take place in the family lot in Rumbarger cemetery.
Created by: Carol Laughlin
Record added: Apr 21, 2011
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