|Birth: ||Oct. 4, 1848|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 1928|
The Sidney Argus-Herald
February 9, l928
"Long Time Citizen Called"- - Angenoma McCaffree was born October 4, l848, in Adair county, Kentucky. She was the oldest of family of thirteen children of Simeon and Emily McCaffree. At the age of five years she came with her parents to Jasper county, Iowa. After a year and a half they moved to Illinois where she lived until after her marriage. In 1873 they moved to Fremont county and lived near Manti for two years when she again moved to Illinois where she lived for five years after which she returned to Fremont county where she lived the remainder of her life, with the exception of a few years spent in South Dakota. She died at her home in Sidney, January 31, l928, aged 79 years, 3 months and 27 days.
She was married to Robert W. Gardner, December 19, 1872, near Abingdon, Illinois. To this union were born four children, Mrs. L. E. (Etta Martha) Reeves of Council Bluffs; Laura A. of Sidney; Mrs. Emma Evans of White Lake, South Dakota, and Oscar of Sidney. She gave her heart to Christ in young life and remained true to her faith until the end.
Her husband preceded her in death October 27, 1900. There remains to mourn her departure the four children, one brother and three sisters, thirteen grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren, besides many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held on Thursday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock at the Church of Christ, Rev. R. M. Siegel in charge. Interment in Sidney cemetery.
Relatives from out of town were Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Reeves and Mrs. J.R. Aukland of Council Bluffs, Mrs. Emma Evans and son, Herbert, of White Lake, South Dakota, Mr. and Mrs. Peter McCaffree of Macedonia, Mr. and Mrs. Lucien Clark of Orson, Iowa, Ross and Ralph Reeves of Omaha.
Simeon McCaffree (1822 - 1890)
Emily Jane Morgan McCaffree (1830 - 1885)
Robert W Gardner (1846 - 1900)*
Laura Althea Gardner (1875 - 1960)*
Oscar Milton Gardner (1884 - 1965)*
Angenoma McCaffree Gardner (1848 - 1928)
Araminta McCaffree Durfey (1854 - 1931)*
Nettie McCaffree Campbell (1856 - 1925)*
Melvina McCaffree Kinney (1861 - 1902)*
Laura McCaffree Disney (1865 - 1942)*
Judge R McCaffree (1873 - 1928)*
Garrett S McCaffree (1877 - 1899)*
Plot: Section 3 Row 9
Created by: kweaver
Record added: Dec 01, 2008
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