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 Laura Florence <I>Hennis</I> Greenup

Laura Florence Hennis Greenup

Washington County, Iowa, USA
Death 29 Mar 1948 (aged 88)
Williston, Williams County, North Dakota, USA
Burial McKenzie County, North Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 14438017 · View Source
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Mrs. L. Greenup Dies Monday

Mrs. Laura Greenup, 88, 310 East 2nd Street died at the home of her daughter Monday.

Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m., April 2 in the Church of the Nazarene, with burial in Camp Creek cemetery in McKenzie county. Rev. R. Lloyd Birks will officiate.

Laura Hennis was born March 16, 1860 in Washington county, where she was reared and attended school. Left an orphan at the age of three years she lived with foster parents in Fertile, Iowa. She joined the Free Methodist church at the age of 14 years and March 15, 1877 married the pastor's son, William A. Greenup. She moved to Williston in 1933 and made her home with her daughter since.

Mr. Greenup died in October 1947 in Williston.

Four daughters, Mrs. Milton Scott (Grace), Williston; Mrs. Charley Makings (Mabel), Santa Cruz, Calif.; Mrs. Leona Burnet, Visalia, Calif.; Mrs. John Lawhead (Minerva) of Vancouver, Wash.; two sons, John Greenup of Skaar, N.D. and Harlan Greenup; 22 grandchildren and 42 great grandchildren, survive her

Friends may call at the Everson Funeral home chapel Thursday and Friday morning. Williston Daily Herald, March 30, 1948

She was the daughter of Silas R. and Catherine (Morris) Henness.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 14438017
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Florence Hennis Greenup (16 Mar 1860–29 Mar 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14438017, citing Camp Creek Cemetery, McKenzie County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Stout (contributor 47697610) .