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William Jefferson Banta
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1901
Colorado, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1997
Casa Grande
Pinal County
Arizona, USA

Son of Abraham and Cora Banta; brother of Eric Stephen Banta

1910 Township 1, Inyo, CA
Abraham Banta 47 MO KY MO married twice 20 years gardener
Cora A Banta 49 CO OH OH
Walter A. Banta 15 CO MO CO son
Margaret L. Banta 15 CO MO CO daughter
Mary A. Banta 12 NM MO CO daughter
William J. Banta 8 CO MO CO son

1920 Sunland, Inyo, CA
Abraham Banta 57 MO
Cora A. Banta 49 CO
Walter Banta 28 CO
Margaret Banta 25 CO
Mary Banta 22 NM
William Banta 18 CO
Esther Banta 17 CO
Robert Banta 13 WY
Eric Banta 10 CA
Alfred Banta 6 CA
Margaret Banta 82 MO TN TN widowed mother
(Note: Margaret C. Goff, married William A. Banta in Henry County, MO on 26 Jan 1854. CADI born about 1838, died 28 Sep 1927 San Bernardino, CA.)


The Inyo Register
William Jefferson Banta
"Funeral services for 30-year resident of Lee Vining and Casa Grande, AZ., William Jefferson Banta, 96, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, at Lee Vining Community Presbyterian Church, with Dr. Robert Denton and Winnedumah Lodge #287, Free and Accepted Masons officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, November 8, at Lee Vining Community Presbyterian Church.

Born in Bayfield, CO, on April 11, 1901, Mr. Banta died Nov. 1, 1997 in Casa Grande, AZ. He lived in Bishop from 1907 to 1932 and was a full-time Lee Vining resident from 1932 to 1967. He was a charter member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, #1603, Bishop and a Past Master of Alta Lodge #333, Free and Accepted Masons, Bridgeport.

Mr. Banta is survived by his wife of 25 years, Ethel Banta of Casa Grande; daughter Bette Haskins of Casa Grande; sons Clifford Banta of Bishop and Don Banta of Lee Vining; six grandchildren, six great grandchildren and an extended family with numerous stepchildren, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Donation may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 518 E. Second St., Casa Grande, AZ 85222 or to the charity of one's choice. Internment will be at Mono Lake Cemetery."
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Jefferson Banta (1830 - 1916)
  Margaret Christina Goff Banta (1837 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Ellen Beatrice Halliday Banta (1905 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Clifford William Banta (1925 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christopher Harris Banta (1855 - 1931)*
  Charles Warren Banta (1857 - 1934)*
  William Ephraim Banta (1859 - 1932)*
  Abraham Banta (1862 - 1944)*
  Elizabeth Banta Milner (1865 - 1920)*
  Henry L Banta (1867 - 1946)*
  Winifred Almira Banta Peel (1873 - 1956)*
  Lulu Annie Banta Wallen (1876 - 1951)*
  Beauford/Buford Allen Banta (1890 - 1947)*
  William Jefferson Banta (1901 - 1997)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Beloved Husband and Father
 
Burial:
Mono Lake Cemetery
Lee Vining
Mono County
California, USA
Plot: Section 4, row 1, space 45
 
Maintained by: Eileen
Originally Created by: Mark's Mom
Record added: Jun 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19997193
William Jefferson Banta
Added by: Mark's Mom
 
William Jefferson Banta
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 Added: Jun. 22, 2012

- Sharon
 Added: Apr. 26, 2009
 
 
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