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Jonathan Westover Bonham

New York, USA
Death 19 Sep 1921 (aged 67)
Dorranceton, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Son of B F and Mary Bonham

        Jonathan Westover Bonham Dies
    The death of Jonathan Westover Bonham, aged 67, occurred at his home, 2 South Dorrance street, yesterday morning at 1 o'clock after a prolonged illness of complications. The deceased was born in Elkton, N. Y., and moved to Dorranceton when he was twenty-five years old, and was in the employe of Benjamin Dorrance for the last twenty-two years. He was a member of the Columbian Fire Department and served as its chief for more than twenty years. During his long residence on the west side he had made a host of friends.
  &bnsp; He is survived by his wife and one daughter, Mrs. John D. Devore, of Newton, N. J.; also the following brothers and sisters: Miss Mariah Bonham, of Dorranceton; Mrs. C. A. Richardson, of Minnesota; Mrs. 0. A. Baker, of Elmira, N. Y.; Mrs. Willis Carey, Waverly, N. Y., and Mrs. Samuel Hodgetts, of Philadelphia.
    The funeral will be held from the family home Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Interment will be in Forty Fort Cemetery.
(Wilkes-Barre Record, 20 Sep 1921)

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jonathan Westover Bonham (20 Jul 1854–19 Sep 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100005556, citing Forty Fort Cemetery, Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Steve225 (contributor 47927528) .