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William Henry Harrison VanBuren
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Birth: May 4, 1842
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1919
Iowa, USA

("The Walnut Bureau" July 17, 1919)

William VanBuren passed away at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ackart, eight miles north of Walnut, on Tuesday morning, July 15th 1919, aged 77 years, 2 months and 11 days. (That location would put his death in Monroe Township in Shelby County.)

Deceased was born in Laporte, Indiana, (should be New York) on May 4th 1842. Came to Iowa about forty-three years ago and settled on a farm north of Walnut. He was united in marriage to Miss Lavina Ackart (should be Mann). To this union nine children were born, seven of whom preceded him in death. He leaes to mourn his demise two daughters, a number of grandchildren and many friends. The daughters are: Mrs. Ed Ackart of Walnut, and Mrs. Emma Toel (Towle) of Avoca, Iowa.

Funeral services, conducted by Rev. R. C. Buchanan of the M. E. church, were held at the Presbyterian church in Walnut on Wednesday afternoon at two o'clock. Interment was made in the Walnut cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Lavina Mann VanBuren (1845 - 1902)
  Ella VanBuren (1864 - 1881)*
  Emma Frances VanBuren Hardy (1872 - 1941)*
  Eva Marie VanBuren Ackart (1874 - 1946)*
  Nella VanBuren (1879 - 1880)*
  Bell VanBuren (1881 - 1882)*
  Infant Son VanBuren (1884 - 1884)*
*Calculated relationship
(No stone has been located to mark his place of burial.)
Layton Township Cemetery
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Barbara Butcher
Record added: Nov 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44000863
William Henry Harrison VanBuren
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