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Elizabeth Baecher b. 17 Nov 1891 Fisher, Champaign Co., IL d. 17 Dec 1978 Fisher, Champaign Co., IL: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Elizabeth Baecher

Female 1891 - 1978  (87 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Baecher  [1
    Born 17 Nov 1891  Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Religion Amish Mennonite 
    Died 17 Dec 1978  Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 19 Dec 1978  Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • East Bend Mennonite Cemetery
    Person ID I3814  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2017 

    Father Joseph Baecher,   b. 31 Mar 1853, Alsace Lorraine, FR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1931, Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Zehr,   b. 16 Aug 1861, Deer Creek Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1937, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1886  [2
    • By Jacob Zehr
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Manuel Oyer,   b. 19 Mar 1888, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1967, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1913  East Bend Twp., Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • By Peter Zehr, in home of Jos. Baecher
    Children 
     1. Elsie Kathryn Oyer,   b. 25 Sep 1914,   d. 6 Oct 2006  (Age 92 years)
     2. Bessie E. Oyer,   b. 17 Feb 1917, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1990  (Age 73 years)
     3. Mary A. Oyer,   b. 27 Feb 1919,   d. 16 Sep 2002  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 20 May 2002 
    Family ID F2605  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Nov 1891 - Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Oct 1913 - East Bend Twp., Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Dec 1978 - Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Dec 1978 - Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obit:

      OYER, Elizabeth, daughter of Joseph and Mary (Zehr) Baecher, was born at Fisher, Ill., Nov. 17, 1891; died at Fisher, Ill., Dec. 17, 1978; aged 87 y. On Oct. 2, 1913, she was married to Manuel Oyer, who died on Oct. 2, 1967. Surviving are 3 daughters (Elsie K., Bessie E., and Mary A. Oyer). She was a member of East Bend Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Dec. 19, in charge of Wilbur Nachtigall; interment in East Bend cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S225] East Bend Mennonite Church Records, Peter Zehr.

    2. [S539] Centennial History of the Mennonites of Illinois 1829-1929, Harry F. Weber, (The Mennonite Historical Society, Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana).


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