|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1852|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1936|
Noah H. Burd, the son of Jacob and Margaret Motzer Burd, was born October 21, 1852 (sic), in Perry county (sic), Pennsylvania, and died February 28, 1936, at his home near Angus, Nebraska, at the age of 83 years, 4 months and 7 days.
On December 25, 1885, he was united in marriage to Emma Hoyt who has preceded him in death. To this union was born one daughter, Grace.
Early in life he came West, and for fifty years lived on the same farm near Angus. He was well known throughout the community, having taught the Angus school as well as the Stone school for a number of years, and served the village of Angus as Justice of Peace for years, and was holding that office at the time of his death. He was also a Notary Public.
He leaves to mourn his death, his daughter Grace Burd at home, and one brother, B.H. Burd of Nelson; and sister, and three brothers having preceded him in death.
Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at two o'clock at the home. The Rev. T.S. Hughes of Edgar officiating. Music was furnished by a quartet composed of Mrs. W.R. Organ, Mrs. T.S. Hughes, J.G. Walley and J.M. McGhie. The pallbearers were: Morge Grossman, Judge Grossman, Ross Brooks, Cal Judy, Ben Ashman and Frank Smith all of Angus. Interment was made in the Edgar cemetery (sic).
Those from a distance who attended the funeral, were: B.H. Burd, Mrs. Dan Burd and son Otis, Mr. and Mrs. Lon A. Burd and son Lyle, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Worth all of Nelson; Mr. and Mrs. Bert Burd of Norton, Kansas; Mrs. Anna Housel and son Bryan of Stockham, Nebr.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, March 5, 1936; pg. 8
Emma Mabel Hoyt Burd (1867 - 1934)*
Grace M Grandy (1885 - 1964)*
Plot: Block 1, Lot 37, Grave 4, Row 1
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Mar 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35000216