|Birth: ||Apr. 26, 1854|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 1939|
Danville, IL Commercial-News, Monday, January 16, 1939
Indianola Woman, Last Survivor of Pioneer County Family, Dead at 84
Mrs. Cynthia Bostwick
Indianola - (CNS) - Resident of Indianola practically all her life, Mrs. Cynthia Bostwick, 84, died at 1:15 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, 1939, at home of her son, George, Hoopeston.
Mrs. Bostwick was born at Yankee Point, Apr. 26, 1854, daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Murdock. She was the last survivor of a family of seven children. She had been making her home with her son since the death of her daughter, Mrs. Grace Boggess, Indianola.
Surviving besides the son are 19 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren; three great-great-great-grandchildren; 11 nephews and four nieces.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Indianola Baptist Church, the Rev. Charles High, Indianola, officiating. Burial in Michael Cemetery east of Indianola.
Joseph Murdock (1816 - 1886)
Elizabeth Stanfield Murdock (1817 - 1899)
Ruloff Butler Bostwick (1834 - 1900)*
Hiram Lafayette Bostwick (1873 - 1936)*
George Fayette Bostwick (1877 - 1946)*
Grace Belle Bostwick Boggess (1880 - 1936)*
Mary Jane Murdock Bostwick (1839 - 1923)*
John Murdock (1845 - 1862)*
Nancy Ann Murdock Bostwick (1849 - 1926)*
William T. Dawson Murdock (1851 - 1912)*
Cynthia Arminta Murdock Bostwick (1854 - 1939)
Sarah Melissa Murdock Cummings (1857 - 1934)*
Lilliam Catherine Murdock Smith (1858 - 1932)*
Created by: Carol Hicks
Record added: Oct 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60052348
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.
Love you, Great Grandma!|
Added: Nov. 2, 2013