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Edward Franklin Bare, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1856
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1946
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA

Pierson Progress, 19 September 1946, page 1: After failing health for some weeks, Edward F. Bare, Sr. passed away September 14, 1946, at the age of 89 years, 9 months and 9 days. Funeral services were held September 16, 1946, at 2 p.m. in the Methodist Church in Pierson with Dr. H.E. Hutchinson, local pastor, and Rev. A. Beuerman of Morning Star Evangelical Church at Washta, officiating. Edward F. Bare, son of Solomon and Mary Bare, was born in Somerset Co., Pennsylvania, on December 5, 1856. That same year his parents came to Iowa and settled in Lyon Co. where his father farmed several years. They later moved to Jones County where Mr. Bare grew to manhood and received his education. He was married January 14, 1877 to Miss Emma Mason and farmed several years in Jones County. In 1887 he came to Woodbury County, rented a farm two years, bought a farm in Cherokee which was his home four years, and later moved back to Woodbury County when he purchased his father's farm. After several years farming he moved into Pierson which had been his home many years. Mr. and Mrs. Bare were the parents of five sons, two of them, Bert and Willis, preceded their father in death. Mrs. Bare died October 5, 1927. On October 16, 1933, he married Mrs. Effie Bare of Lisbon. Survivors include his wife, Effie, and three sons, Charles of Sacramento, California, Arthur of Pierson, and Edward F. Jr. of Cherokee, and three great grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Solomon Bare (1827 - 1895)
  Mary Fleegle Bare (1832 - 1915)
  Emma Jane Mason Bare (1858 - 1927)
  Charles W. Bare (1879 - 1963)*
  Chester Arthur Bare (1883 - 1949)*
  Willis Bare (1888 - 1919)*
  Edward Franklin Bare (1890 - 1964)*
  Hiram S. Bare (1853 - 1927)*
  Edward Franklin Bare (1856 - 1946)
  William A Bare (1860 - 1873)*
  John W. Bare (1862 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairfield Cemetery
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA
Created by: JMeister
Record added: Aug 24, 2009
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Edward Franklin Bare, Sr
Added by: JMeister
Edward Franklin Bare, Sr
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Edward Franklin Bare, Sr
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