Robert Harvey Askren

Robert Harvey Askren

Birth
Adams County, Ohio, USA
Death 13 Mar 1884 (aged 59)
Jackson County, Kansas, USA
Burial Jackson County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 90762822 · View Source
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Obituary. Robert H. Askren was born in Adams county, Ohio, September 3, A.D. 1824, and died at his home in Jackson county, Kansas, March 13, A.D 1884, aged 59 years, 6 months and 10 days. The deceased was married to Miss Mary J. Armstrong, of Adams county, Ohio, on the 28th day of May A.D. 1846, who died May 30, A.D. 1863. And on January 6, A.D. 1864, he was married to Miss Sarah Howland, his now bereaved widow. Below I give a statement written by him, a few days before his death. He requested it to be given to the minister. "When I was about 20 years old I felt the Holy Spirit was working with my sinful spirit, and when I was 21 I gave my hand and heart to Jesus .... In 1871 I came to Kansas with my family, and then connected myself with the First Presbyterian church at Netawaka ...." The sermon was preached in the United Brethern church on the parallel, March 15, 1884 .... The Holton Recorder, March 20, 1884.

Source: Selected Death Notices Jackson County, Kansas, Newspapers abstracted by Dan Fenton.
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Obituary. Robert H. Askren was born in Adams county, Ohio,September 3, A.D. 1824, and died at his home in Jackson county, Kansas, March 13, A.D 1884, aged 59 years, 6 months and 10 days. The deceased was married to Miss Mary J. Armstrong, of Adams county, Ohio, on the 28th day of May A.D. 1846, who died May 30, A.D. 1863. And on January 6, A.D. 1864, he was married to Miss Sarah Howland, his now bereaved widow. Below I give a statement written by him, a few days before his death. He requested it to be given to the minister. "When I was about 20 years old I felt the Holy Spirit was working with my sinful spirit, and when I was 21 I gave my hand and heart to Jesus .... In 1871 I came to Kansas with my family, and then connected myself with the First Presbyterian church at Netawaka ...." The sermon was preached in the United Brethern church on the parallel, March 15, 1884 .... The Holton Recorder, March 20, 1884.Source: Selected Death Notices Jackson County, Kansas, Newspapers abstracted by Dan Fenton. Contributor: Anna (47917889) • wilhelmheating@gmail.comView Memorial

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  • Created by: Kathy Little-Mick
  • Added: 26 May 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 90762822
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Harvey Askren (3 Sep 1824–13 Mar 1884), Find a Grave Memorial no. 90762822, citing Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Jackson County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Kathy Little-Mick (contributor 47085651) .