|Death: ||Aug. 27, 1885|
Died - Wm A. Haviland, in Washington township Ringgold county, Iowa, Aug. 27, 1885, aged 63 years and eight months. He ate a hearty supper the evening before, and seemed in perfect health. In the night his family was aroused by a noise from his room. On going to him they found him dying. He passed away like one going to sleep. He was a Canadian by birth, and came to Ringgold county 31 years ago. He leaves a wife and three children. His was a blameless life, and he passed away mourned by a large circle of warm friends. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. P. J. Vollmar, at the residence, and this body laid to rest by the Masonic fraternity, of which he was a devoted member.
[He married Mary Jane Skidmore 8 Aug 1844 in Porter Co,, Indiana. They had six children: William, Mary E., J. A., Maggie M., Alice J., and Louella H..
Mary Jane was born 25 May 1824 in Montgomery Co., Indiana to William and Elizabeth Hageman-Skidmore, and died 12 Jun 1899 in Washington Twp., Ringgold Co. at the age of 75. She is believed to be buried in this cemetery as well, but may not have a marker.]
Created by: Burt
Record added: Oct 08, 2007
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