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 Emanuel Martin

Emanuel Martin

Birth
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 18 Jan 1911 (aged 96)
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 101246632 · View Source
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Martin.-- Emanuel Martin died at his home at Chambersburg, Pa., Jan. 18, 1911; aged 96 y. 1 m. 9 d. Bro. Martin was born in Lancaster Co., and moved with his father, Jacob Martin, to Cumberland when but a boy and lived there until some time after his marriage with Elizabeth Long of Chambersburg, when he came to Franklin Co., where he resided since, and for the last 40 years he lived in Chambersburg. He was an inoffensive citizen and was known by a great many as "Uncle Emanuel." He was a widower for 27 years and the last member of his father's family. He is survived by a number of nephews and nieces. He was a faithful member of the Mennonite Church for many years. Although he attained a great age his mind was bright and he was full of energy and enjoyed good health until a few months ago when his body became weak of infirmities of old age and he was confined to is bed till the death angel called him home.
Funeral on Friday, Jan. 20, at the Chambersburg M. H. by the brethren, D. E. Kuhns and Abram Metzler. Text, James 4:14. Interment in the graveyard adjoining. Peace to his ashes.
A niece. Gospel Herald - Volume III, Number 44 - February 2, 1911 - page 707, 708


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96 yrs. 1 mo. 9 dys.


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  • Created by: BenHertz Looking Back
  • Added: 25 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101246632
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emanuel Martin (9 Dec 1814–18 Jan 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101246632, citing Chambersburg Mennonite Cemetery, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by BenHertz Looking Back (contributor 47168279) .