Christian R. King b. 13 Oct 1840 Butler Co., OH d. 23 Nov 1924 Deer Creek Twp., Tazewell Co., IL: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Christian R. King[1]

Male 1840 - 1924  (84 years)


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  • Name Christian R. King 
    Born 13 Oct 1840  Butler Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    CLER
    Religion Amish Mennonite 
    Died 23 Nov 1924  Deer Creek Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Goodfield, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Stumbaugh Cemetery
    Person ID I1667  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2018 

    Father Michael King,   b. 27 May 1806, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1872, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Barnhardt,   b. 11 Jul 1811, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1893, Deer Creek, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F10622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Josephine (Phoebe) Zehr,   b. 11 Feb 1849, Deer Creek, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1897, Deer Creek, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1867  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary A. King,   b. 9 Oct 1869, Deer Creek, Washington Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1962, Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Elizabeth B. King,   b. 19 Jun 1877, Deer Creek, Washington Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1962, Staunton, Macoupin Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Joseph King,   b. 22 Nov 1871, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1951, Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Phoebe King,   b. 5 Oct 1879,   d. 10 Aug 1929  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F785  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lydia Rich,   b. 1 May 1856, Washington, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1934, Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1904 
    Children 
     1. Phoebe (Bina) Nafziger,   b. 9 Jan 1836, Butler Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1928  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F5868  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Katharina Kinsinger,   b. 27 Dec 1862, Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1903, Deer Creek Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 1901 
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F4490  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Oct 1840 - Butler Co., OH Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1867 - Woodford Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 1924 - Deer Creek Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Goodfield, Woodford Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obit:
      King.--Christian King was born in Butler Co., Ohio, Oct. 13, 1840; died at his home in Deer Creek, Ill., Nov. 23, 1924; aged 84 y. 1 m. 10 d. He was married to Phoebe Zehr Nov. 7, 1867. To this union were born 9 children (Mrs. Mary Heiser, Joseph, Jacob, Samuel, John, Mrs. Elizabeth Heiser, Mrs. Phoebe Heiser). Two sons (Christian and Andrew) preceded him in death. On April 16, 1897, his wife was called to the great beyond. Later, in 1901, he was married to Mrs. Kate Oesch, who was called by death in 1903. In the year 1904 he was again married to Mrs. Lydia Lehman, who with 7 children, 21 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, 1 brother (John King), 1 sister (Barbara), also a host of relatives and friends are left to mourn his departure. The deceased united with the Mennonite Church in his youth and was ordained to the ministry in 1899 at the Goodfield congregation, where he remained a faithful worker in the Lord's vineyard until death called him to his reward. The funeral services were held from the M. E. Church at Deer Creek, Bro. Samuel Gerber of Tremont and Bro. J. A. Heiser of Fisher, Ill., officiating.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1060] Find-A-Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/20496545/christian-r.-king.


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