Elizabeth Gushwa

Elizabeth Gushwa

Female 1827 - 1888  (60 years)
Person ID: I24933 


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  • Name Elizabeth Gushwa 
    Relationshipwith Jeffrey Scott Vitter
    Born 17 Nov or 18 Dec 1827  Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 May 1888  St Joseph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery, North Liberty, St Joseph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    Parents

    Family ID: F23576 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Philip Gushwa, Sr. (ID:I31358),   b. 7 Sep 1802, Milford, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1884, Fairfield, De Kalb, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mary A. Mahr (ID:I31359),   b. 18 Jul 1806, New Hanover, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1892, Fairfield Center, De Kalb, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1825 

    Family

    Family ID: F17383 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart 7 Oct 2020   
    Husband David George Gonser (ID:I24804),   b. 31 May 1821, (Holmes County, Ohio was formed on 4 Jan 1825 from portions of Coshocton, Tuscarawas, and Wayne Counties), Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1909, Liberty, St Joseph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1847  De Kalb, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    Other Personal Events

    FindAGrave.com Memorial ID 47339601 
    • David & Elizabeth had 16 children, several who died young. The Gushwa family came to DeKalb Co, Indiana about the same time as the Gonser's and a number of Row families.

      I found them in the 1870 & 1880 censuses in Liberty, Saint Joseph Co, Indiana.

      I have 5 children listed:
      Ervin, b 1856
      Sarah C, b 1859
      Clara M, b 1862
      David L, b 1867
      Ellen, b 1869
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Nov or 18 Dec 1827 - Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Feb 1847 - De Kalb, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1888 - St Joseph, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gushwa Elizabeth Headstone
    Gushwa Elizabeth Headstone

  • Source Citations

    1. [S1251] Find A Grave, Elizabeth Gushwa Gonser.
      Elizabeth Gushwa Gonser
      BIRTH 17 Dec 1827
      Holmes County, Ohio, USA
      DEATH 26 May 1888 (aged 60)
      St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA
      BURIAL
      Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery
      North Liberty, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA Add to Map
      MEMORIAL ID 47339601
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/47339601/elizabeth-gonser
      Gushwa Elizabeth Headstone
      Gushwa Elizabeth Headstone