Rhoda Wilkes Stanton

Death 27 Sep 1897 (aged 83)
Poynette, Columbia County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Poynette, Columbia County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot Section 7-23N
Memorial ID 30534493 · View Source
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Mrs. Stanton died at her home in Poynette, Sept 27th and was buried, Sept 29. Her age was eight three. She leaves a husband, eight children, 44 grandchildren and hosts of friends to mourn her loss.

She was the mother of nine children, four sons and five daughters, one of whom preceded her to the better land, a daughter dying at the age of two years.

At the time of her death she was a member of the Methodist church, a christian from childhood up. She was beloved by all who knew her. She died in peace. Her gain was our loss.

Mother was born in England April 4, 1814. Her maiden name was Rhoda Wilkes. She was married to H. C. Stanton, Sept 16th 1836, emigrated to America with her husband and six children in the year 1949.

She remained in Wisconsin up to the time of her death, living in Moundville a number of years; the last of her life being spent in Poynette.

Dear mother has gone to her home above
to the place called Heaven where God is love.
To the mansion our Savior went to prepare,
Where all is beautiful bright and fair.
All a christian wife and mother should be,
Dear father said, and yet unto me
It seemed an echo of on accord With __?
enter thou into the joy of the ___??
Mrs. M. A. Spain






  • Created by: Scott Swedlow
  • Added: 12 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30534493
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rhoda Wilkes Stanton (4 Apr 1814–27 Sep 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30534493, citing Hillside Cemetery, Poynette, Columbia County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Scott Swedlow (contributor 46944199) .