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 Sarah Frances <I>Bowers</I> Brumbaugh

Sarah Frances Bowers Brumbaugh

Antrim, Guernsey County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 Sep 1943 (aged 96)
Seville, Medina County, Ohio, USA
Burial Seville, Medina County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 17301031 · View Source
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Obit:Rites Held Sunday for Mrs. Sarah Brumbaugh, 97. Seville's oldest resident, Mrs. Sarah Brumbaugh, 97 died Thursday at her home in Seville. She had been ill for nearly a month from the effects of a stroke and a week ago, broke her him from which she never rallied. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at the Armstrong funeral home in Seville, Rev. Lucien K. Adams officiating. Burial was in Mound Hill cemetery. Mrs. Brumbaugh was born Dec. 29, 1846 in Antrim, Guernsey county, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Bowers. In 1865 she was married to Daniel Brumbaugh and they moved to Seville in 1882. "Grandma" as she was familiarly known to all residents of her community, had a remarkable memory and rememberd many incidents of Civil war days. One in particular occured at the time of Morgan's raid. She herself participated by taking one of her father's horses into the woods and hiding it. She was the mother of seven children, six of whom and her husband, preceeded her in death. Surviving is one son, William C. Brumbaugh, twice mayor of Seville, also five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. (Medina Co. Gazette)

*****The Death Certificate is incorrect. Sarah's father was Hugh Bowers, and her mother was Sarah Fpeck. -
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  • Created by: Beverly Sprowl Teibel
  • Added: 4 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17301031
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Frances Bowers Brumbaugh (29 Dec 1846–16 Sep 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17301031, citing Mound Hill Cemetery, Seville, Medina County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Beverly Sprowl Teibel (contributor 22571442) .