Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Mechlings in:
 • Riverside Cemetery
 • Moline
 • Rock Island County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Jonas Henry Mechling
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 8, 1849
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1928
Scioto County
Ohio, USA

note: although obit reports burial at Riverside Cem, the Sexton has verified, there is no Jonas Mechling burial at Riverside.

obit pub 25 Jan 1928, Sterling Daily Gazette, Sterling IL, excerpts:
J H MECHLING 78, passed away at Portsmouth OH where he had gone for visit; one of oldest & most highly esteemed residents of Rock Falls IL -d Tues PM at home of dtr Mrs GRANT VAUGHN ... gone for visit abt 2 wks w/wife, had been in poor health, hoping chg in surroundings & climate might benefit ... resid Rock Falls 30+ yrs, coming from Chattanooga TN, united w/Rock Falls Cong Ch 28 yrs ago, a Sr deacon, SS teacher, active in all ch depts, memb Modern Woodman of Amer ... surv: widow, chr Mrs Grant VAUGHN (Maude S) of OH, Mrs Earl LUTYENS (Susan Mable) of Rock Falls, Capt E A in Phillippine Islands & Frank of Maywood [dec ch: Charles Clarence 1883-1883]; remains returned to Rock Falls by train accompanied by widow, M/M VAUGHN & Frank MECHLING, taken to Earl LUTYENS home on Buell Rd; serv: LUTYENS home Fri, after at Rock Falls Cong Ch, Rev Frank F FITCH, inter: family lot at Riverside Cem

OH Deaths Index: Jonas H MECHLING -d 24 Jan 1928, Scioto Co OH

...1880 Jun 01, Gayville Village, Yankton, Dakota Territory: family: Jas H MECKLING 30, RR station agent, wife Della 24, son Edward 04, parents-i-l Rob F 60 & Jane SHIRLEY 57
...1900 Jun 15, Dixon Ave, Rock Falls, Coloma twp, Whiteside Co IL: family: Reuben F SHIRLEY 79, widower; s-i-l Jonas H MECKLING 51, Station Agent & wife Nancy A 45 & their chr: Edward A 25, Lawyer, Maude S 13; Frank R 10; Susia M 07; Arthur L 04
...1910 Apr 21, Rock Falls IL: family: Jonas H MACKLING 61, Foreman, Bolt Factory, wife Arvilla N 55, chr: Mabel S 17 & Leroy A 14
...1920 Jan, Rock Falls: familly: Jonas H MECHLING 70, Arvilla 65, son Frank 29
...1930 Proviso, Cook Co IL, family: Rollo MECHLING 40, mother Arrilla 75, aunt Sarah E PAYSON 79
Family links: 
  Augustus Andrew Mechling (1826 - 1876)
  Susanna Truxel Mechling (1823 - ____)
  Nancy Arvilla Shirley Mechling (1854 - 1949)*
  Edward Augustus Mechling (1876 - 1938)*
  Arthur Leroy Mechling (1895 - 1976)*
  Elizabeth C Mechling (1823 - ____)*
  Jonas Henry Mechling (1849 - 1928)
  Edward Paul Mechling (1851 - 1867)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Cemetery
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Caral
Record added: Oct 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98917351
Jonas Henry Mechling
Cemetery Photo
Added by: pammy
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Tom Black
 Added: May. 10, 2014

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service