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Samuel Gonser
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1835
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 1913
Nodaway County
Missouri, USA

Samuel Gonser was born Nov.7, 1835 at Columbus, Ohio, where he lived until thirteen years of age. He moved to Fort Dodge, Iowa, being one of the pioneer settlers. He was married three times and was the father of twelve children, seven by the first marriage, one of which survive him, Mrs. Hattie Koehler of Macedonia, Iowa. He is survived by one child of his second marriage, Sherman J. Gonser of Macedonia, Iowa. Four children of the third marriage survive him, Harry, Clarence, Charles, and Nellie Gonser at home. He leaves besides these, two sisters, Mrs. Lucinda Griffith of Council Bluffs, Iowa and Mrs. Eva(n sic)Crouse of Ottowa, Kansas, to morn his death. He united with the Methodist Protestant Church at Parnell and assisted in the organization of Harmony Church northeast of Maryville. In the year of 1890 he united with the Christian Church at Parnell and remained in that faith until the end. He died at his home six miles east of Pickering near Mozingo Valley Church, June 2, 1913, being 77 years, 6 months and 25 days old. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. E. W. Killion at Mozingo Valley Church and interment was made at White Oak Cemetery.
(Daily Forum, Maryville, Mo. July 5, 1913) 
 
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 Parents:
  John B. Gonser (1815 - 1882)
  Catharine DeVore Gonser (1814 - 1897)
 
 Spouses:
  Harriet Thomas Gonser (1837 - 1872)
  Mary Adeline Alexander Gonser (1848 - 1909)
  Mary Ann Hulick Gonser (1832 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Ellen L Ferguson (1861 - 1910)*
  Harriet Mary Clara Gonser Koehler (1870 - 1952)*
  Sherman Jasper Gonser (1874 - 1946)*
  Harry B. Gonser (1886 - 1960)*
  Charles E Gonser (1890 - 1968)*
  Nellie Belle Gonser Killam (1894 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Gonser (1835 - 1913)
  Lucinda Anne Gonser Plumb (1841 - 1924)*
  Jemima Gonser Plumb (1848 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Invalid
 
Burial:
White Oak Cemetery
Pickering
Nodaway County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Patricia Tiram
Originally Created by: Sylvia Whaley
Record added: Jun 18, 2009
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Samuel Gonser
Added by: Patricia Tiram
 
Samuel Gonser
Added by: Sylvia Whaley
 
Samuel Gonser
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With love, your 2nd great grand niece.
- Sheryl Parker Finch
 Added: Mar. 24, 2013
 
 
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