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Laura Beard Fonner
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1866
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1946
Barnesboro
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA

Wife of William P. Fonner. Mother of John Alexander, Jessie V. Smith Foley, Fannie E., William H., George Edward, Sarah E., David Franklin, and Laura B.


Altoona Mirror, Tuesday, 2 April 1946:

"Mrs Laura Beard Fonner, widow of Port Fonner of Dunlo, died Monday evening, at 6:45 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Hugh Foley, at Barnesboro. She was born at Elizabeth Furnace, Blair county, on July 27, 1866. Her husband died on Dec. 15, 1930. Surviving are these children: John of Dunlo, Mrs. Hugh Foley of Barnesboro, William of Lloydell, Mrs. Edward Worley of Hollidaysburg, Edward of Coalport, Frank of Pittsburgh, and Mrs. John Mitchell of San Francisco, Calif; 12 grandchildren and seven great grand-children and one sister, Mrs. Fannie Balley of Hollidaysburg. Mrs. Fonner was affiliated with the Methodist church. The body was brought to Hollidaysburg and friends will be received at the Wolf funeral home after 7:30 this evening." 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Beard (1833 - 1904)
  Caroline Nash Beard (1848 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  William Porter Fonner (1859 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  John A. Fonner (1885 - 1949)*
  Jessie V. Fonner Foley (1888 - 1957)*
  Fannie E. Fonner (1890 - 1900)*
  William H. Fonner (1893 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laura Beard Fonner (1866 - 1946)
  Harry Baird (1868 - 1936)*
  William Calvin Beard (1873 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Geeseytown Cemetery
Frankstown
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Zella
Record added: Nov 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12540577
 

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 Added: Dec. 15, 2005
 
 
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