Joseph Clark Wertsbaugher

Ohio, USA
Death 5 Aug 1884 (aged 53–54)
Butte County, California, USA
Burial Chico, Butte County, California, USA
Plot Sec 5,A,A Lot 16 sp 2
Memorial ID 66671590 · View Source
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Joseph C. Wertsbaugher Age: 50 Birth Date: Abt 1830 Birthplace: Ohio Home in 1880: Chico, Butte, California, USA Street: Sycamore Dwelling Number: 252 White Male Self (Head) Married. Spouse's name: Matilda C. Wertsbaugher Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Occupation: Clerk In Grocery Store. Household Members: Joseph C. Wertsbaugher 50/Matilda C. Wertsbaugher 47/Joseph Wertsbaugher 5/Katie Wertsbaugher 2. Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Chico, Butte, California; Roll: 63; Page: 138A; Enumeration District: 001.

Weekly Butte Record, Volume 31, Number 45, 9 August 1884: Funeral of J.C. Wertsbaugher. The burial services of Joseph C. Wertsbaugher were held in Chico yesterday morning at 10 o’clock from the Odd Fellows’ Hall. The remains were taken from the hotel to the hall, preceded by the Neubath band and members of the Odd Fellows’ and A.O.U.W. Lodges, and followed by a large number of people in carriages.

Arriving at the hall, Rev. J.A. Brunner delivered a short address over the remains. A choir was in attendance, and gave appropriate music. The procession to the cemetery was lengthy, many people in carriages following the remains to their last resting place, showing the esteem held by citizens for the deceased.

Death's Doings. The different benevolent societies of the county were called upon Sunday to bury two old residents of the county; the fraternity of Odd Fellows and the Order of United Workmen, in Chico, performed the last sad rites for their departed friend and brother. J.C. Wertsbaugher ...



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