|Birth: ||Feb., 1838|
|Death: ||Dec. 12, 1928|
From a newspaper clipping dated 28 December 1928.
Mrs. Elizabeth Bader Dead; here 70 years, Couple had come to Nebraska following marriage in Switzerland.
Mrs. Elizabeth Bader, a honeymoon settler in Nebraska 70 years ago, died Monday night at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Anna Agee, 113 South Thirteenth street. She was 90 years old. Immediately after her marriage in Switzerland, she accompanied her husband to this country and they traveled westward to St. Louis where they boarded a river steamer for Omaha, debarking March 1857. After a year in Douglas county, they settled on a homestead in Sarpy county, near the present town of Chalco. From this homestead, still owned by the family Mr. Bader walked or drove the 18 miles to Omaha, the nearest post office.
Several years after his death 40 years ago, the widow left the farm to reside with children who had moved to Oklahoma. When her strength began to fail six months ago she insisted on returning to Omaha for the last weeks of her life. Survivors include 22 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. The surviving children are Mrs. Agee, Mrs. Eva Crook, Butler, Oklahoma; Otto and Rudolph bader, clinton, Oklahoma; and Morris Bader, Gentry Arkansas. Funeral will be held at 2 o'clock thursday afternoon at the Crosby mortuary. Burial will be in Mohrs cemetery, south of Millard, Nebraska.
Rudolph Zebulin Bader (1833 - 1888)*
Otto Aumberic Bader (1857 - 1928)*
Rudolph D. Bader (1861 - 1941)*
Alois Bader (1868 - 1890)*
Anna Mae Bader Agee (1870 - 1940)*
Maurice Furst Bader (1872 - 1930)*
Waldo S. Bader (1875 - 1923)*
Eva E Bader Crook (1877 - 1945)*
Voss Mohr Cemetery
Created by: Mark Persons
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67672107