Jane Gray Plonty

St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
Death 3 Mar 1908 (aged 92)
Spring Valley, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Spring Valley, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 122969098 · View Source
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Wife of Benjamin Plonty, Sr.

Jane's obituary as it was published in the ‘Spring Valley Sun' newspaper on Mar 11, 1908, Page 1: Mrs. Jane Gray Plonty -- Mrs. Jane Gray Plonty passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. D. S. Hendershott, in this city, on Tuesday, March 3, 1908, after suffering five weeks with pneumonia. She was one of Spring Valley's oldest settlers, being 92 years and 21 days old at the time of her death. She was born at Ft. Covington, N. Y. on February 9, 1816, and was married at that place to Benjamin Plonty in 1832, who died 22 years ago at the age of 93. Mrs. Plonty was the mother of 14 children, seven of whom are living: Dave Plonty of St. Paul, Mr. J. H. Rupert of Mapleton, Mrs. Robert Losey of Preston, Will, Julius and Louis Plonty, and Mrs. D. S. Hendershott of Spring Valley. She is also survived by 45 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. The funeral was held Friday afternoon, Rev. J. C. Evans, pastor of the M. E. church, officiating.

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  • Added: 7 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 122969098
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jane Gray Plonty (9 Feb 1816–3 Mar 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 122969098, citing Spring Valley Cemetery, Spring Valley, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by skm (contributor 47527548) .