Sarah Agnes <I>Bonner  Sellwood</I> Edwards

Sarah Agnes Bonner Sellwood Edwards

Wisconsin, USA
Death 13 Aug 1937 (aged 62–63)
Burial Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA
Plot Block 16-N
Memorial ID 54854715 · View Source
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Click on image for marriage info to my g. grandfather Lensford Ellis Adams Sellwood

This is my great grandmother. She was the daughter of William Bonner.

Card of Thanks

We wish to express our heartfelt thanks to all those who expressed their sympathy during the sickness and at the death of our beloved wife and mother, Mrs. Sarah Edwards.

James Edwards, husband, sons; Malen Sellwood,(my grandpa) son, Charles Adams, son; and Mabel Hanford, daughter.

Lemars Globe Post, Lemars, Iowa Aug. 19, 1937 Pg 5

Iowa Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 for Sarah Edwards


Name: Sarah Edwards
Gender: Female
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Death Date: 13 Aug 1937
Death Place: Iowa
Birth Date: 1875
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B00428-0
System Origin: Iowa-EAST
Source Film Number: 1412142
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Le Mars Semi-Weekly Sentinel -- Le Mars, Iowa
Tuesday, August 17, 1937

Sarah Edwards Taken By Death
Made Her Home In Le Mars At Different Times
Mrs. Sarah Edwards, of Kansas City, 62, employed as housekeeper at the Fred Hirt home, Fifth Street SE., died Friday at the Zimmerman Memorial home from a complication of diseases. Mrs. Edwards lived in Le Mars for some time fifteen years ago and at another time six years ago. She came back to Le Mars in February of this year. She leaves a daughter, Mrs. Mabel Hanford, of Glenwood, Iowa, a son living at McGregor, (Charles Adams)Iowa, and a son, (Malen Sellwood) living at Ottumwa, Iowa. The funeral was held Monday morning at St. Joseph church, and interment made in the city cemetery.

According to her death certificate, she was buried on August 16, 1937 in the City Cemetery in Le Mars. Also, her death certificate states that she was

  • Added: 12 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54854715
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Agnes Bonner Sellwood Edwards (1874–13 Aug 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54854715, citing Memorial Cemetery, Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by IRISH EYES ARE SMILING (contributor 46591610) .