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 Stephen Holman Whisennand

Stephen Holman Whisennand

Birth
Monroe County, Indiana, USA
Death 29 Jan 1907 (aged 68)
Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Burial Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Plot Block F Lot 11
Memorial ID 6622870 · View Source
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Stephen Holman Whisenand
Born: June 17, 1838 Monroe Co, IN
Died: January 29, 1907 Troy Mills, IA
Buried: Troy Mills, IA - Spring Grove Twp Lot 11F
Obituary:
"Walker News" dated Feb 8, 1907:
Death of Stephen Whisenand
Stephen Whisenand, who had been a resident of Buchanan County for more than half a century, died Jan 29 at his home near the New Bridge, northeast of Walker. Funeral services were held at Troy Mills at 11 AM, Saturday, being conducted by Rev C I Fisher. Interment was made in the Troy Mills cemetery. Stephen Holman Whisenand was born in Monroe Co, IN, June 17, 1878, where he lived with his parents until 1851, when they moved to Buchanan Co, IA, where he continued to live till the time of his death, Jan 29, 1907, being 68 years, 7 months and 12 days of age. He was married to Sarah Elizabeth Bailey, Jun 2, 1859. To this union 5 children were born, 2 of whom reside in this community and one at Stanley, IA. An infant son and daughter, together with father, mother, 9 brothers and sisters, preceded him to the better land. Two sisters, of Oklahoma, are left with the wife and daughters to mourn the loss of a kind brother, husband and father. He felt that he was prepared to go, expressing a desire to cross over the river. He united with the Christian Church in 1860. He was a veteran on the Civil War, being a member of Company F, Fifth Iowa Infantry.

He married Sarah Elizabeth Bailey on June 02, 1859 at Buchanan Co, IA



Inscription


Stephen H. Whisennand
June 17, 1838
January 31, 1907
Father
G.A.R.

Gravesite Details Buried on this lot is Stephen Holman Whisennand, Sarah Elizabeth Bailey Whisennand.

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  • Created by: Karen Peyton
  • Added: 20 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6622870
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stephen Holman Whisennand (17 Jun 1838–29 Jan 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6622870, citing Troy Mills Cemetery, Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Karen Peyton (contributor 46489766) .