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Fannie B Tolman Cunningham
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1890
Cassia County
Idaho, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1960
Twin Falls
Twin Falls County
Idaho, USA

Fannie Burgess Tolman Cunningham
Mother and midwife

1900 Census Marion, Cassia, Idaho
Joshua A Tolman 42, sheepman
Mary J Tolman 42, 14 children, 13 living
William A Tolman 20
Owen Tolman 19, sheepherder
Cyrus O Tolman 17, sheepherder
Mary A Tolman 16
Lydia A Tolman 14
Joseph O Tolman 13
Parley L Tolman 12
Fanny B Tolman 9
Daniel H Tolman 7
Louise H Tolman 6
Rulon B Tolman 4
Martha M Tolman 2
Teresa L Tolman 8 months

1910 Census Marion, Cassia, Idaho
Joshua Tolman 52, farming own farm
Mary J Tolman 52
Lydia A Tolman 24
Parley S Tolman 22
Fanny B Tolman 19
Daniel H Tolman 17
Louisa H Tolman 15
Rulon B Tolman 13
Martha M Tolman 12
Tressa L Tolman 16
Own farm

1912 Married: Salt Lake City, Utah
Joshua Cunningham
Date: 07 June 1912
County of Record: Salt Lake
Volume: 37, Page: 14649

1920 Census View, Cassia, Idaho
Joshua Cunningham 35, farmer
Fannie Cunningham 28
Lois Cunningham 5
Afton Cunningham 4 years 2 months
Merlin Cunningham 2 years 10 months
Living on own farm

1930 Census View, Cassia, Idaho
Joshua Cunningham 45, farmer
Fannie B Cunningham 39
Lois A Cunningham 16
Afton T Cunningham 14
Merlin T Cunningham 13
Eldon R Cunningham 9
Jay A Cunningham 3 years 1 month
One of first radios in neighborhood
Living next to Elmer and Cora Cunningham

1940 Census View, Cassia, Idaho
Joshua Cunningham* 55, farming, agriculture
Fannie Cunningham 49
Merlin Cunningham 22, farm labor
Afton Cunningahm 24, music teacher, pub sch
Eldon Cunningham 19, scholar, public school
Jay Cunningham 13
Living near Glenn and Pearl Woodbury

1960 Obituary: Burley, Idaho
Fannie Tolman Cunningham, 69, Burley, died Monday in a Twin Falls hospital after a brief illness.

Born Nov 17, 1890 in Marion. Worked as nurse until she was married June 17, 1912, to Joshua Cunningham in Salt Lake Temple, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Lived in View district near Burley, moved to Burley 1945. Active in LDS church.

Survivors: husband; sons, Merlin T., Burley; Eldon, Ft Wayne, Ind; Jay Alvin, Royal City, Wash; daughters, Afton Cunningham, Burley; Mrs Lois Nielson, Kaysville, Utah; nine grandchildren; one brother, Parley Tolman, Burley; sisters, Mrs Louise Egbert, Twin Falls; Mrs Mrytle Freestone, Kimberly.

Funeral Friday, 2 p.m. Burley LDS State Tabernacle. Burial, View Cemetery.

1960 Burley, Idaho
Funeral services for Fannie Tolman Cunningham were held Friday, June 17, 1960, at 2:00 p.m. in the Burley LDS Tabernacle with Bishop Norman V Dayley officiating.

Prayer at the mortuary was given by Alma J. Tolman. Maurine Stocks played the prelude and postlude music. Bishop Dayley made remarks following the invocation given by Alma M. Sorenson. The obituary was given by Bishop Fred Larson, followed by a vocal solo, Sunset, by Dorothy Norton. Bishop Lawrence Tolman was the speaker followed by a vocal duet Beyond the Sunset, by Inez Steinmetz and Virginia Freestone. The concluding speaker was Patriarch R. C. Tolman. A vocal trio A Perfect Day, was sung by Virginia Freestone, Inez Steinmetz and Camilla Stout, accompanied by Sylvia Freestone. Benediction was given by Robert Burnsides.

Interment was in the View Cemetery under direction of Payne Mortuary with the grave dedication given by Bishop A. T. Gee.

Pall bearers were nephews, Jack Tolman, Lloyd Larson, David Larson, Clarence Egbert, Burl Egbert and Ferris Freestone.

Floral arrangements were under the direction of Amy Varela, assistd by Myrtle Sorenson, Camilla Stout, Velda Stout. Inez Steinmetz, [granddau] Evelyn Nielson, [granddau] Diane Nielson, Louise Walker, Mary Popham, Leola Badger, Leah Egbert, Emma Higgens, Dorothy Stimpson and Wanda Shaddy.
Idaho, The Herald-Bulletin,
Monday, June 20, 1960, Page eight

6 CHILDREN of Fannie Cunningham:
Lloyd J Cunningham, died as child
Lois Agnes Cunningham, school teacher
Afton T Cunningham, pianist, never married
Merlin T Cunningham, soldier, mechanic, single
Eldon R Cunningham, engineer for GE
Jay Alvin Cunningham, mechanic, expert marksman

NOTE: Back of headstone with children's names is faded and difficult to read.

Mary Alice Tolman Larson
Lydia Ann Tolman Egbert
Louisa Hancock Tolman Cranney 1894-1982
Martha Myrtle Tolman Freestone
Tressa Lorraine Tolman Hunting 1899-1952

Family links: 
  Joshua Alvin Tolman (1858 - 1926)
  Mary Jane Gorringe Tolman (1857 - 1947)
  Joshua Cunningham (1884 - 1967)*
  Lloyd J. Cunningham (1913 - 1915)*
  Lois Cunningham Nielson (1914 - 1996)*
  Afton T. Cunningham (1915 - 2004)*
  Merlin Tolman Cunningham (1917 - 1977)*
  Eldon Rulon Cunningham (1920 - 1993)*
  Jay Alvin Cunningham (1927 - 2003)*
  William Alvin Tolman (1879 - 1955)*
  Owen Joshua Tolman (1880 - 1954)*
  Cyrus Oakley Tolman (1882 - 1951)*
  Mary Alice Tolman Larson (1883 - 1956)*
  Lydia Ann Tolman Egbert (1885 - 1954)*
  Joseph Osborn Tolman (1886 - 1958)*
  Parley Lambert Tolman (1888 - 1972)*
  Fannie B Tolman Cunningham (1890 - 1960)
  Daniel Henry Tolman (1892 - 1958)*
  Louisa Hancock Tolman Egbert (1894 - 1982)*
  Rulon Burl Tolman (1896 - 1922)*
  Martha Myrtle Tolman Freestone (1897 - 1992)*
  Tressa L Tolman Hunting (1899 - 1952)*
*Calculated relationship
View Cemetery
Cassia County
Idaho, USA
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Record added: Dec 16, 2006
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