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John William Cunningham, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1871
Death: Dec. 19, 1956

Anderson Daily Bulletin (Anderson, Indiana) Thur. Dec 20, 1956

John W. Cunningham

John W. Cunningham, 85, RR 6 died at the family residence Wednesday evening at 8:30.

A carpenter for 50 years, he had retired from his farm ten years ago. He was born in Pobtiac, Illinois, the son of George Cunningham and came to Anderson 69 years ago.

Surviving are the widow, Leila V Cunningham; a son William of Anderson, 2 daughters, Mrs. Thomas Justice and Mrs. Robert Eichler, both of Anderson; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandhchildren and several nieces and nephews.

The body was taken to the Nuckols and Carmichael Funeral Home where friends will be received after 3 p.m. Friday. Services will be held in the funeral home at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon and burial will be in East Maplewood Cemetery.

Son of George Cunningham (1842-1907) & Sarah Harless (1845-1908), brother of **Mary Agnes Cunningham (1869-1871) Albert Cunningham (1877-) & Mary Magdalene Cunningham (1879-1887).

Married twice (1st Nov 17, 1901 Margarett " A Huntzinger (1872-1914) (2nd betw 1914-1920 Leila V Holder (1877-1964. Father of:

Mary Ruth Cunningham (1902-1989)
John Cunningham (1904-1997)
Grace F Cunningham (1905-2000)
Cleo Christine Cunningham (1906-1947)
Earl Jefferson Cunningham (1909-1937

(He is my 1st cousin 3xs removed; ** Mary Agnes being my great-grandmother)
Family links: 
  George Cunningham (1842 - 1907)
  Sarah Harless Cunningham (1846 - 1908)
  Margaret Amanda Huntzinger Cunningham (1872 - 1914)*
  Leila Victoria Holder Cunningham (1877 - 1964)*
  Mary Ruth Cunningham Justice (1902 - 1989)*
  John William Cunningham (1904 - 1997)*
  Earl Jefferson Cunningham (1909 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Maplewood Cemetery
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 12 East Maplewood
Created by: Sharon Benefiel Palmer
Record added: Jul 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54991229
John William Cunningham, Sr
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John William Cunningham, Sr
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- Colleen Sanders Broyles
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