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Pvt Michael Steele Stanturf
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1818
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1901
Mill Grove
Mercer County
Missouri, USA

Michael Stanturf,
A Lifelong Resident
Gone to His Rewards.

Mr. Michael Stanturf, age 83 years, 4 months and 28 days passed away July 15, 1901 at his home in the Tattler Ridge Community.
Interment is in the family cemetery.
Mr. Stanturf was born February 18, 1818 in Butler County, Penn., son of John W. Stanturf and Nancy Jane Barnes Stanturf. He was united in marriage to Mariah Barnes. To this union five children were born, Elder , David A., James, William H, and George McClellan. On April 17, 1866, he was united in marriage to Mary Ann Reid. To this union six children were born, George W., Sarah M., Thomas M., Oscar A.,Anna P., and Elizabeth L.
He was preceded in death by his first wife Mariah, who died Jul 26,1865; and five month old son George W. Stanturf, who died Oct.8,1868, his parents, and one brother, Henry Stanturf.
Mr Stanturf was an early settler in Mercer County, along with his family.
He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

–This obituary is written by Chris Stanturf as it might of appeared in a newspaper in 1901 as no obituary could be found–

He was reported to be married 3 times, but no information exists on third wife.
He also was reported to have been a Civil War Veteran but no record has been located for him. A Michael Stanturf filed for pension but was denied as his military company "did not exist". 
Family links: 
  Johannes W Steindorff(Stanturf) (1790 - 1846)
  Nancy Jane Barnes Stanturf (1794 - ____)
  Mariah Barnes Stanturf (1836 - 1865)*
  Mary Ann Reid Stanturf (1844 - 1920)*
  George W. Stanturf (1853 - 1868)*
  David Addison Stanturf (1855 - 1914)*
  James Milton Stanturf (1857 - 1941)*
  William Henry Stanturf (1859 - 1929)*
  George McLellan Stanturf (1865 - 1927)*
  Sarah Marie Stanturf Braffett (1868 - 1935)*
  Thomas Michael Stanturf (1871 - 1928)*
  Oscar Avery Stanturf (1873 - 1944)*
  Anna Paralee Stanturf Watson (1876 - 1966)*
  Elizabeth Lee Stanturf Ecklin (1878 - 1918)*
  Henry Aaron Stanturf (1817 - 1901)**
  Michael Steele Stanturf (1818 - 1901)
  John Hetabough Stanturf (1836 - 1905)*
  Samuel Stanturf (1841 - 1863)*
  Sarah Ellen Stanturf Brittain (1845 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Salem Cemetery
Mercer County
Missouri, USA
Created by: classic
Record added: Sep 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15882639
Pvt Michael Steele Stanturf
Added by: classic
Pvt Michael Steele Stanturf
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Pvt Michael Steele Stanturf
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