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 Elise <I>Weyeneth</I> Sohn

Elise Weyeneth Sohn

Birth
Switzerland
Death 1943 (aged 81–82)
Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Burial Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 17306379 · View Source
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Mrs. Elise Sohn Dies Monday at Age of 81 Years

Funeral services held Wednesday in South Apostolic Christian Church

Mrs. Elise Sohn died at her home in Fairbury at 5:30 Monday morning after an illness of six months' duration and being bedfast three weeks. She was past 81 years of age.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at 12:45 p.m. at the residence, 307 E. Oak Street, and at 1:30 o'clock at the South Apostolic Christian Church, of which she was a member. Interment was made in the church cemetery.
Elise Weyeneth, daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth Weyeneth, was born in Switzerland, May 3, 1861, and came to the United States at the age of nine. She was married to Philip Sohn at Roanoke, Ill., May 7, 1882. They lived at Roanoke several years. Her husband preceded her in death in July, 1912 Mrs. Sohn, with her family, came to reside in Fairbury.
Mrs. Sohn is survived by the following children: Mrs. Matilda Rieger, Mrs. Elise Streitmatter, Philip and J. U. Sohn and Lydia Maier, all of Forrest; Martha, Benjamin and Priscilla, at home; a sister, Mrs. John Maninger, Harper, Kansas; 15 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, two daughters, four brothers and a sister.


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  • Maintained by: Tony Cannon
  • Originally Created by: Dewey
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17306379
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elise Weyeneth Sohn (3 May 1861–1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17306379, citing South Apostolic Christian Cemetery, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Tony Cannon (contributor 46527423) .