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June 1928

Nellie Stouffer, Orner, Pershing

Amos D. Orner Obituary

June 11, 1928
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Obituary for Amos D. Orner, my Paternal Grandmother’s Grandfather (my Great Great Grandfather).

Facts mentioned in the obituary:

  • Mentions my great grandmother (Mrs R. U. Stouffer)
  • He had a son that died in 1917 during a¬†Flu epidemic.
  • He was a member of the Knights of Pythias
  • Mentions that he was a Second Cousin of General John Pershing (he was actually his 3rd cousin).
  • Born on March 11, 1851 died some time in 1928 (he was 77 years old).
  • Ancestry.com has the incorrect date of death listed for him.

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