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Joshua Vandruff, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1832
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1895
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA

h/Catherine WILLIAMS

McLouth Times
Friday
January 18, 1895

Obituary.
VANDRUFF.
Died, on his farm two and a half miles southwest of this city Saturday morning, January 12, 1895, aged 62 years, 9 months, and 11 days.
Joshua VANDRUFF was born at Rock Island, Illinois, April 1st, 1832, was married to Catharaine WILLIAMS April 14, 1857. Ten children were the fruits of this union, the three oldest were girls and are now dead, the other seven are now living as follows: Clara wife of James MAGIL, Willis; Georgie wife of L.L. DAVISON, Charles; Eva wife of J.J. LAWLESS, Herman; and John, all of whom reside in this neighborhood except Willis, who is settled at Idaho Springs, Colorado.
Mr. VANDRUFF moved to this neighborhood in October, 1869, where he lived until his death. His funeral was held on Sunday last, at the United Brethren church in this city, Rev. Mr. FRAZIER preaching the sermon, after which his body was buried in the new cemetery. The funeral was a very large one, his old friends and neighbors turning out in large numbers to pay their respects to their old neighbor.

Extracted by James Laird 
 
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 Parents:
  Joshua Vandruff (1791 - 1856)
  Elizabeth Wisecarver Vandruff (1793 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Williams Vandruff (1840 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Tabitha C. Vandruff (1859 - 1859)*
  Clara Josephine Vandruff Magill (1861 - 1933)*
  Georgiana Vandruff Davison (1865 - 1899)*
  Charles Wesley Vandruff (1867 - 1937)*
  Eva May Vandruff Lawless (1871 - 1936)*
  Herman Elmer Vandruff (1875 - 1955)*
  John Franklin Vandruff (1877 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Vandruff (1814 - 1890)*
  Barbara Vandruff Goble (1816 - 1893)*
  John Wesley Vandruff (1817 - 1894)*
  Catherine Vandruff Essex (1818 - 1863)*
  Susannah Vandruff Griffin (1819 - 1856)*
  Hesperia Vandruff Kalbaugh (1820 - 1844)*
  Joseph H. Vandruff (1826 - 1901)*
  Jacob Arthur Vandruff (1827 - 1880)*
  James T. Vandruff (1827 - 1894)*
  Joshua Vandruff (1832 - 1895)
  Elizabeth Vandruff Cross (1835 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
McLouth Cemetery
McLouth
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Originally Created by: A & R
Record added: Feb 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24800603
Joshua Vandruff, Jr
Added by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
 
Joshua Vandruff, Jr
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