Martha Magdalena <I>Bruckhart</I> Greenewalt

Martha Magdalena Bruckhart Greenewalt

Mount Joy, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 13 Aug 1910 (aged 85)
Wakarusa, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA
Burial Southwest, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA
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Martha (Magdalena Brookhart) Greenawalt was born near Mt Joy, Lancaster county, Pa, Dec 18, 1824, and died Aug 13, 1910, aged 85 years, 7 months, and 27 days.
Her husband preceded her 2 months previous.

At the age of 16 she moved with her parents to Ashland county, Ohio. She was of a family of five brothers and four sisters.

She was married to John Greenawalt, Dec 16, 1848, and moved to the state of Indiana in 1854. To this union were born 5 sons and 4 daughters. Her husband and four sons preceded her to the spirt world. She leaves one son, four daughters, 25 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, two brothers and a large number of friends to mourn her departure.

She was a member of the Brethren church for about forty-three years and was a faithful and active member as far as her ability enabled her to be.

Funeral services were conducted Monday by Elder H. Schwalm assisted by H Roose and I S Burns.

Wakarusa Tribune
18 August 1910

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Magdalena Bruckhart Greenewalt (18 Dec 1824–13 Aug 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51397559, citing Yellow Creek Brick Cemetery, Southwest, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Dancer (contributor 47151315) .