Source: Sarah Ann Cherington Obituary


Sarah Ann Cherington was born October 8, 1837 in Woodford County, Illinois, and died at her home in Jackson Township, Wayne County, Iowa, March 9, aged 73 years, 5 months, and 1 day. She was married to Landon Horner September 12, 1859. To this union were born 8 children, 5 of whom are still living. Edward Horner of South Dakota, Mrs. Philip Nickle of Corydon, Iowa; S.L. Horner, H.M. Horner and Mrs. H.C. Bowman of Jackson Township. Her children were all present when she breathed her last except Edward. She leaves a husband, 5 children, and 12 gradchildren. And a host of friends to morn her loss. She united with the M. E. Church at the age of 19 and lived a true Christian life until her death. Though her sufferings were great she was patient until the end.

She also leaves a brother, Leander Cherington of Union County, Iowa. Funeral Services were held at the Richardson Chapel Sunday at 3:00 conducted by L.E. Ripley, of Allerton.

Type: Public Announcement

Date: 1911-03-11


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