1868 - 1897 (29 years)
||Lydia Megli |
||Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada 
||Gibson, Jefferson, Nebraska 
|Eby ID Number
||3 Sep 1897
||Bladen, Webster, Nebraska, USA
||29 Sep 2019 |
||Joseph Megli, b. 1817, , Alsace Lorraine, France , d. Yes, date unknown |
||Elizabeth Luckhardt, b. 1829, , Hessen, Germany , d. Yes, date unknown |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
source Megli Memorial
- Yost, at her home in Bleder, Nebraska September 3 1897. Mrs Lydia Megli Yost aged 29 years 5 months and 23 days, Mrs Yost was born in Waterloo County Canada and when about nine old her father Joseph Megli (deceased) moved to Jefferson County, Nebraska where she grew into womanhood. On May 25 1893, she was united in marriage to John E. Yost and they moved to BLlaaddeenn Nebraska. Here she was taken sick in the early part of August with typhoid fever. During all the time of her intense suffering she, was patient, cheerful, and hopeful. She leaves a loving husband, two small children, and host of sorrowing relatives and friends to mourn her loss. The funeral was conducted by Rev. David Heibert. The pallbearers were Henry and Charles Nispel, John Koenig, and Edward Mader.
Farewell, Farewell, tis hard to say
but it must, it must be said,
It is hard to lay our dearest and dying
And number them with the dead.
Plymouth Newspaper, Blader, Nebraska
- [S268] Census - Nebraska - 1880, Gibson, Jefferson, Nebraska Film 1254750 Page 580C.