James Doncaster

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James Doncaster

Birth
England
Death 1909 (aged 81–82)
Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 23979012 · View Source
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James Doncaster
James Doncaster died at his home two miles northeast of Gary on Tuesday afternoon of general deliclity at the age of 82 years. Mr. Doncaster was born in Little Coinshire, England in 1827. He came to America and in the year of 1881 he came to Gary and lived on a claim the site which home since that year. He was one of the early settlers of that neighborhood and was highly respected. He leaves a wife and five children, only two of them were around at the time of his death, Mrs. James Hough and her son Ted.
Funeral services were held at the house Friday forenoon, Rev. Darling officiated and the body was laid at rest at Grandview Cemetery. The sympathy of a wide circle of friends is extended to the loved ones.
Submitted by Gary Historical Association

Also the daughter Lavina, married name Bell, my GGrandmother, which I gave your historical group a copy of obit from Ortonville, Mn paper
I believe she is buried there as well as two babies Evangaline and Elizabeth based upon rubbings I took from old tablet stones there


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  • Created by: Roger Baer
  • Added: 15 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23979012
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Doncaster (1827–1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23979012, citing Grandview Cemetery, Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Roger Baer (contributor 46848553) .