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Indiana "India" Jarrell Turnmire Cummins
Birth: Sep. 13, 1854
Greene County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1937
Sullivan County
Indiana, USA

Daughter of James Jarrell and Elizabeth (Thomas) Jarrell.

Married to Lee David Turnmire on August 3, 1873. Mother of Claude Alvin Turnmire and Maud Alma (Turnmire) Cleveland. Widowed on April 2, 1877.

Married to John W. Cummins on October 10, 1878. Mother of L. Cummins and Bertha "Bertie" (Cummins) Brower.


Aged Resident Succumbs Here

Mrs. Indiana Cummins, 83 years of age, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Charles Brower, of 803 North State street, at 8:45 p.m. Wednesday. The aged woman had been in ill health for a number of years.

Mrs. Cummins was well known and highly respected in this part of the state where she had lived most of her life. She was the widow of John Cummins, a Civil War veteran*. (* see note below) She was a member of the Ben Hur Lodge and of the Sandborn Baptist church. She was the daughter of James Jarrell and Elizabeth Thomas.

Surviving Mrs. Cummins are three children, Mrs. Brower, Mrs. Maud Cleveland of Linton, route 2 and C.A. Turnmire of Lancaster, California.

The body was taken to the Newkirk Funeral Home and prepared for burial. Funeral services will be held at the Bethel Baptist church, north of Sandborn, Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock. The Rev. Mr. Osborn, of Bicknell, will officiate. Interment will be made at Bethel cemetery.

*NOTE: John W. Cummins was not in the Civil War. Indiana's first husband, Lee David Turnmire was a Civil War veteran.

Family links: 
  James Jarrell (1793 - 1862)
  Elizabeth Thomas Jarrell (1809 - 1881)
  John W. Cummins (1854 - 1882)
  Lee David Turnmire (1844 - 1877)*
  Maud Alma Turnmire Cleveland (1874 - 1944)*
  Claude Alvin Turnmire (1876 - 1961)*
  Bertha Cummins Brower (1879 - 1969)*
  L. Cummins (1881 - 1882)*
  Delilah Jarrell Wells (1818 - 1865)**
  Jane Jarrell Roberts (1819 - 1897)**
  Emeline Jarrell Hill (1823 - 1903)**
  James M. Jarrell (1824 - 1872)**
  Elizabeth Jarrell Shake (1825 - 1920)**
  Harrison Jarrell (1827 - 1907)**
  Mariah Jarrell (1831 - 1846)**
  Willis Anselm Jarrel (1849 - 1927)*
  Franklin Pierce Jarrell (1852 - 1887)*
  Indiana Jarrell Turnmire Cummins (1854 - 1937)
*Calculated relationship
Bethel Cemetery
Greene County
Indiana, USA
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Record added: Apr 13, 2006
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