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Mary A. Trysinger

Female 1859 - 1949  (90 years)


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  • Name Mary A. Trysinger 
    Born 9 Sep 1859  Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Mary A. Harrington 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-87054 
    Died 20 Dec 1949  Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: stroke 
    Person ID I87054  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 

    Family Jacob Harrington,   b. 25 Jul 1859, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1931, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1883  , Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Chester Harrington,   b. May 1884, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Edna Harrington,   b. May 1886, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Leota Harrington,   b. Jul 1889, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Cleo Harrington,   b. Abt 1895, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Forrest Harrington,   b. 1903, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1929  (Age 26 years)
     6. Harry Harrington,   b. May 1991, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F22609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Harrington.--- Mary, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Adam Trisinger, was born in Wakarusa, Ind., Sept. 9, 1859; died at her home in Wakarusa, Dec. 20, 1949; aged 90 y. 3 m. 11 d. On March 12, 1882, she was united in marriage to Jacob Harrington, of Wakarusa. In 1906 she and her husband were converted, united with the Holdeman congregation of the Mennonite Church. Death resulted from a stroke which she suffered Dec. 16. Her husband and one son (Forrest) preceded her in death. Surviving are 2 sons (Chester, Wakarusa; and Harry, Gary, Ind.), 3 daughters (Mrs. Edna Hunsperger, Wakarusa; Leota Dullinger, Elkhart, Ind.; and Cleo Burkhart, Wakarusa), 9 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at her late home and at the Olive Church by Silas Weldy and Warren Shaum. Burial was made in the cemetery adjoining the church.

      Gospel Herald - Volume XLIII, Number 5 - January 31, 1950 - page 118, 119

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, January 31, 1950 - Obituary of Mary Trysinger.

    2. [S1080] Census - Indiana - 1900, Enumeration district 0029 Sheet number and letter 14A Household id 251 Reference number 3 GSU film number 1240369 Image number 00856.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, May 14, 1931 - Obituary of Jacob Harrington.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Sep 1859 - Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Mar 1883 - , Elkhart Co., Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: stroke - 20 Dec 1949 - Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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