|Birth: ||Sep. 22, 1818, Germany|
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 1905|
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OBITUARY. Ref. Havensville Review; pub. dtd. 2Feb1905; p. 4; KS State Historical & Research Lib., Topeka, KS. Film No.
Sophia Bahrett was born in Benegen, Germany, Sept 22, 1818 and died at her home near Bucks Grove, Jan. 23, 1905. Age 86 years, four months and one day. On June 14, 1848, she was married to John G. Senner and to this union were born five children. The father and three of the children preceded the mother to the home on high. The deceased leaves two sons, Gustave A. and George Senner and one step-son Jacob Senner, also six brothers and one sister to mourn her death. Mr. Casper Bahrett of Bucks Grove is a brother of the deceased. The others live in Germany. Mrs. Senner was brought up in the Lutheran church and after coming to America she united with the German Evangelical church, of which she was a faithful member until death.
The funeral service was conducted by Rev. J. W. Jonnston at Bucks Grove church and the interment in the Bucks Grove cemetery.
The members of the family desire to thank the neighbors and friends who kindly lent assistance during the sickness and interment.
Burial @25 Jan 1905
Credit to Kay Sellers pub. 2002 "Bucks Grove Cemetery" Jackson Co., KS.
(the following data provided by Truman L. Nicholas)
Ref.: 1880 U.S. Fed. Census: Lincoln, Pottawatomie, Kansas
Sophiah Senner, age 62, b. abt. 1818 in Germany, keeping house.
Children: George, age 22, b. Germany; August, age 25, b. Germany.
Ref.: 1900 U.S. Fed. Census: Lincoln, Pottawatomie, Kansas
Head: Gustave Senner, age 48, b. Apr 1852 in Germany;
Immigration year: 1871; Single
Mother: Sophia, age 82, b. Sept 1817 in Germany; had four
children, three living.
Ref.: 1920 U.S. Fed. Census: Lincoln, Pottawatomie, Kansas
Head: Gustave Senner, age 64, b. Wurttemberg, Germany; Single; year of immigration: 1870
John George Senner (1807 - 1876)
Gustav Albert Senner (1851 - 1937)*
Note: Credit to Allen Gardiner for "Monumental Inscriptions" of Jackson Co., KS cemeterys. Pub. 1981
Bucks Grove Church Cemetery
Plot: Section A Lot No. 22
Created by: Truman Nicholas
Record added: Dec 25, 2008
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