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Elizabeth Stoner

Elizabeth Stoner, wife of Mr. David Stoner, of Center township, Porter county, Ind., was born in the county of Frederick, Maryland, April 21, 1819. In 1824 she removed with her father to Montgomery county, Ohio, where she remained until her marriage to Mr. Stoner. After that they removed to Indiana and were among the early settlers of Porter county. Early Sabbath morning, Nov. 14, 1880, she passed away from earth after a lingering and painful illness, having attained the age of 66 years, 6 months and 23 days. On the 19th of May, 1855, she made a public profession of her faith in Jesus Christ, united with the Prebyterian church of Valparaiso and remaining in her communion until her death.

There were to her eight children. She was a faithful wife and mother, was greatly beloved in her own household and is mourned by a large circle of friends and acqaintances. The funeral services were conducted at the residence of Mr. Stoner, by the Rev. Robert Beer, on Monday afternoon, Nov. 15th, after which the remains were taken to the new cemetery and there interred.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: November 25, 1880
Volume Number: 24
Issue Number: 48
Page: 3
Column(s): 6

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook


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