Mary Catherine <I>Best</I> Bonnel

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Mary Catherine Best Bonnel

  • Birth 1862 Monrovia, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 1938 Monrovia, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Effingham, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 95033251

Mrs. Ben Bonnell died Sunday morning at her home southeast of Effingham.

Kate Best, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Best, was born on the Best farm south of Monrovia, September 6, 1863. She would have been 75 next Wednesday.

At the home of her parents, she was united in marriage with Ben Bonnell. She lived on the farm where she died for 52 years. She is survived by six daughters and one son, who are: Nellie of the home, Mrs. Grace Woodard, Nortonville; Mrs. Leah Glaspey, Cummings; Mrs. Katherine Schneider, Kansas City; Mrs. Ruth Andrews and Mrs. Melinda Calvert, Atchison; Claude Bonnell, Akron, Ohio. A daughter, Mrs. Edith Brown passed away June 1, 1933. Mr. Bonnell preceded them in death twelve years ago. Internment was made in the Effingham Cemetery beside the remains of Mr. Bonnell.

Effingham Newleaf 1938

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  • Created by: Stephen Nottingham
  • Added: 8 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95033251
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Catherine Best Bonnel (1862–1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95033251, citing Effingham Cemetery, Effingham, Atchison County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Stephen Nottingham (contributor 47099079) .