Nicholas Joseph Thoennes

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Nicholas Joseph Thoennes

  • Birth 29 Aug 1854 Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 5 Apr 1913 Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Section C
  • Memorial ID 38424882

Nicholas Thoennes died quite suddenly Saturday morning at 3:20 o'clock at the family residence, 1407 Grove street. He was taken ill about 2 o'clock and Dr. Ruschli was called, but Mr. Thoennes died before the physician reached the house. Coroner Hannell viewed the remains and attributes Mr. Toennes' death to heart trouble. Mr. Thoennes was born in Lafayette on August 29, 1854, and his entire life was spent here. He was a carpenter and contractor and was a good citizen. He was a member of St. Boniface church and of Star City court No. 724, Catholic Order of Foresters. Besides the widow he leaves the following children: Michael and Frederick, of Chicago; William of Windsor, Col.; Mrs. Fred Shoup, of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Joseph Meyer, Charles, Rudolph, Robert, Albert, Catherine, Helen and Lillian Thoennes, all of this city. The funeral will be held at 9 o'clock tomorrow morning from St. Boniface church with interment in St. Boniface cemetery.

Lafayette Morning Journal, Monday, 7 Apr 1913, page 10



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  • Created by: DonH
  • Added: 16 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38424882
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nicholas Joseph Thoennes (29 Aug 1854–5 Apr 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38424882, citing Saint Boniface Cemetery, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by DonH (contributor 47097515) .