|Birth: ||Dec. 4, 1832, France|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 1915|
North Dakota, USA
Mary was born in Etobon, France. The daughter of Christian Guyman and Mary Gearig. She married Joseph Liechty, December 1859 in Fulton County, Ohio. She moved to Allen County, Indiana and then came to Addison Township, Cass County, near Davenport, ND. for a few years. Mary died here and the rest of the family went back to Allen County, Indiana.
Liechty. - Mary Liechty, nee Guyman, was born in Etobon, France, Dec. 4, 1832; died Feb. 16, 1915, near Davenport, N. D.; aged 82 y. 2 m. 12 d. In 1852 she sailed to America, settled in Fulton Co., O., where in 1860 she was united in marriage to Joseph Liechty. To this union were born 6 children, 4 sons and 2 daughters. Her husband and 3 sons preceded her to the spirit world. Her husband preceded her 24 years. In 1885 she came to Allen Co., Ind.. where she lived with her children until March, 1913, when she moved with her daughter, Mrs. Daniel Witmer, and son, Christian S., to Davenport, N. D. She was at the home of her daughter when death claimed her. She leaves to mourn her departure 1 son, and 2 daughters: C. S. Liechty and Mrs. Daniel Witmer of near Davenport, and Mrs. John Stucky of Plevna, Kans. She also leaves 24 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Two grandchildren preceded her to the great beyond. She accepted her savior in early womanhood and remained faithful unto the end. The deceased was a member of the Mennonite Church for over 60 years. Funeral services were held at the Addison Evangelical Church, conducted by George Hoefs. Text, Psa. 11:1,9. Interment in the cemetery near by.
"She has reached the end of her journey
And laid life's burdens down,
And has cast aside her heavy cross
And taken up the crown."
Published: Gospel Herald - Volume VII, Number 49 - March 4, 1915
Joseph Liechty (1835 - 1891)
Elizabeth Liechty Witmer (1865 - 1956)*
Addison Evangelical Congregational Cemetery
North Dakota, USA
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Record added: Feb 13, 2005
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