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Emery Peter Cender b. 13 Nov 1906 Foosland, Champaign Co., IL d. 3 Feb 1995 Gibson City, Ford Co., IL: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Emery Peter Cender

Male 1906 - 1995  (88 years)


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  • Name Emery Peter Cender 
    Born 13 Nov 1906  Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Religion Mennonite 
    Died 3 Feb 1995  Gibson City, Ford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I851  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2019 

    Father Peter Cender,   b. 17 Dec 1881, Deer Creek, Washington Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1907, Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Barbara (Lizzie) Zehr,   b. 3 Jan 1886, Deer Creek, Washington Twp., Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1928, Dewey, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1906  Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • By John C. Birky, at home of Peter Zehr. Milton Cender gives day asFeb 5.
    Notes 
    • Another source says date was 5 Feb 1906.
    Family ID F135  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mattie Stalter,   b. 6 May 1905, Meadows, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1990, Gibson City, Ford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1927  Gridley, McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mahlon John Cender
     2. Milton LaVern Cender
     3. Eldon Eugene Cender,   b. 20 Jul 1931, Dewey, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1992  (Age 60 years)
     4. Lowell Myron Cender
     5. Fern Elizabeth Cender
     6. Wilda Magdalene Cender
     7. Vietta Kathryn Cender
     8. Lenora Marlene Cender
     9. Mary Joann Cender
    Last Modified 3 May 2001 
    Family ID F409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Nov 1906 - Foosland, Champaign Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Dec 1927 - Gridley, McLean Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Feb 1995 - Gibson City, Ford Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obit:
      Cender, Emery P., 88, Gibson City, Ill. Born: Nov. 13, 1906, Foosland, III., to Peter and Elizabeth Zehr Cender. Died: Feb. 3, 1995, Gibson City, Ill. Survivors-children: Milton, Mahlon, Lowell, Fern Martin, Wilda Otto, Vietla Nafziger, Marlene Kaufmann, Mary Jo Oswald; 28 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by: Mattie Stalter Cender (wife) and Eldon (son). Funeral: Feb. 7, East Bend Mennonite Church, by Cal Kaufman. Burial: East Bend Memorial Gardens.

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


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