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 Michael Jonas

Michael Jonas

Birth
Hessen, Germany
Death 31 Mar 1914 (aged 81)
Randolph, Cedar County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Randolph, Cedar County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 13964153 · View Source
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Michael Jonas was born in Grosskrotzenburg, Hessen-Nassau, Germany, son of Heinrich Jonas and Katharina Bergmann.

Obituary: Michael Jonas.
Michael Jonas aged 82, died Tuesday afternoon at 5:20 at his home in this city from cancer of the face. He had been ill for about 8 or 9 months but did not take to his bed until about a week before his death. He was a great sufferer, but his patience and cheerfulness through it all was remarkable. The end came peacefully and he was prepared to meet it.
Michael Jonas was born in Groscacanburg, Germany, Sept. 29, 1832, and in July 1847, as a boy of 15 years he came to America with his parents. The family settled at Sheboygan where Michael grew to manhood and married April 7, 1865 to Elizabeth Steinback who passed away Nov. 2, 1912. Thirty six years ago he moved his family to Nebraska and settled at St. Bernard in Platte county, and in 1894 moved to a farm east of Randolph living there 7 years and then coming to town.
The following children are left to mourn a kind father whom they loved and honored: Mrs. Geo. Heitkemper, Dupree, Ill; S. T. Jonas, Randolph; Mrs. Marie Barth, Sioux City; Mrs. L. L. Long, Osmond; Mrs. Chas. Burrows, Bently, N.D.; Mrs. Foxhoven, Faith, S.D.; Henry of Dupree, S.D.; Joseph of Randolph and Mrs. Henry Bermel of Osmond.
The funeral will be held Friday morning from the Catholic church.

Cemetery Inscription: Michel Jonas Sept. 29. 1831 - Mar. 31. 1914, Elisabeth his wife July 4. 1842 - Nov. 2. 1912
O denaket es warte der Himmel auf euch. Dann scheidet ihr gerne vom irdischen reich


Gravesite Details Married Elizabeth Steinbach on 7 April 1864 in Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin.

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  • Created by: Linda Jonas
  • Added: 15 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13964153
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Michael Jonas (29 Sep 1832–31 Mar 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13964153, citing Saint Frances Cemetery, Randolph, Cedar County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Linda Jonas (contributor 46836319) .