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Ada Poore Bond
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1870
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1953
Staunton
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA

OBITUARY
EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER
ISSUE OF SEPT. 9, 1953

ADA BOND DIES
Mrs. Ada Poore Bond, died at 3:30 a.m. Tuesday at Community. Ill for some time and a patient at the hospital for the past 5 weeks. She was aged 83 years and 4 days.
Born Aug. 28, 1870 near Staunton, decedent was a daughter of the late James and Harriet (Jarman) Poore. She was married to Charles Bond on Oct. 4, 1891 in Dorchester. She resided in Staunton and vicinty most of her life and was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Edwardsville. Mr. Bond died in Sept. 1948.
Survived by 4 sons, Benjamin Bond of Greenville, Edward Bond of Staunton, Charles Tilden Bond of Worden, Nelson Bond of Meadowbrook; 4 daughters, Mrs. Elzada Shields of Peoria, Mrs. Lela Miller of Canton, Mrs. Julia Witt of Meadowbrook, and Miss Katherine Bond at home. She also leaves 17 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Thursday. Rev. N.G. Mathenia, pastor of the Assembly of God Church, officiated.
Burial was in Staunton City Cemetery.



ADOPTION STORY
Ada was born to William & Eleanor "Ellen" (Jarman) Dunbar. Eleanor died November 6, 1875 in Knobview, Crawford County, Missouri. Ada was only 5 years old. Ada's father, William Dunbar, brought Ada back to Illinois (on horseback) to her grandparent's Ezekiel & Bethana (Sawyer) Jarman. Eleanor's sister and husband, Harriet & James Pore/Poore raised Ada as their own. It is not known if Ada was adopted by the couple, but she was given the Pore/Poore name. Ada did not know any of this until after she was married with children of her own.

 
 
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 Parents:
  James C. Poore (1844 - 1898)
  Harriet Jarman Poore (1844 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles E. Bond (1869 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  James Edward Bond (1906 - 1999)*
  Charles Tilden Bond (1910 - 1986)*
 
 Sibling:
  Harrison Arthur Poore (1865 - 1946)*
  Ada Poore Bond (1870 - 1953)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Staunton City Cemetery
Staunton
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Tina Cuppett
Record added: Sep 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42253388
Ada <i>Poore</i> Bond
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Ada <i>Poore</i> Bond
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A beautiful woman, hard working and one who loved God. She was a member of the Assembly of God in Edwardsville in 1953 at the time of her death. Rest in the Lord's hands, g-grandma Bond.
- Janet
 Added: Dec. 31, 2011
To my great-grandma Ada.
- Janet Bond White
 Added: Oct. 12, 2010

- Tina Cuppett
 Added: May. 19, 2010
 
 
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