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Jennie Lydia Danielson Bard
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1882
Henry County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1950
El Campo
Wharton County
Texas, USA

Daughter of Adolph Danielson and Sophia Larson

Transcribed from the El Campo Citizen (a newspaper published in Wharton County, Texas), Front Page, dated Thursday, the 9th of March of 1950

Mrs. Luther Bard Claimed by Death

Mrs. Luther Bard, 68, well-known and respected resident of the Blue Creek community for the past 56 years, died on her birthday Saturday afternoon, March 4. She was attending a party given her at the home of her sister, Mrs. Frank Bard when she was stricken with a heart attack and suddenly expired. She had been in ailing health the past 5 years. Born Jennie Danielson, March 4, 1882 she was a native of Andover, Ill.

She was married to Luther Bard September 2, 1905 and to this union were twelve children were born, two having preceded her in death.

She has lived all her life on a farm just outside of El Campo.

She has been a member of the Lutheran Church since her confirmation day, April 24, 1898. Thus she is classed with one of the pioneers in this parish.

Besides her husband, she is survived by the sons Mancel, Orvel, Edsel, Earl, Thornton, Thurman all of El Campo; Harvey of Pennsylvania; daughters Rudice Thonsgard of Plainview community, Fern Alexander of Houston, Bernice Diedrich of Kingsville; sister, Mrs. Frank Bard and brother, Martin Danielson of El Campo, 13 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild. A brother and sister preceded her in death.

Funeral services were conducted at the American Lutheran Church Tuesday 3 p.m. by Rev. Wallace Setterlund. Burial was in the Lutheran Cemetery, Wheeler Funeral Home in charge.

The pallbearers were nephews.
Family links: 
  Adolph Danielson (1847 - 1921)
  Kristina Sophia Larson Danielson (1856 - 1894)
  Luther Emil Bard (1879 - 1959)*
  Ferne Violet Bard (1906 - 1975)*
  Frances Adell Bard Thonsgaard (1907 - 1935)*
  Rudice Laura Bard Thonsgaard (1911 - 1993)*
  Orville Bard (1918 - 2004)*
  Thornton Warren Bard (1920 - 1982)*
  Edsel Wayne Bard (1922 - 2014)*
  Albin L Danielson (1880 - 1914)*
  Jennie Lydia Danielson Bard (1882 - 1950)
  Esther Adelia Danielson (1892 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Burial on Tuesday, the 7th of March of 1950 under the direction of Wheeler Funeral Home of El Campo, Texas
Swedish Lutheran Cemetery
El Campo
Wharton County
Texas, USA
Created by: mfflournoy
Record added: Sep 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76882036
Jennie Lydia <i>Danielson</i> Bard
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