Samuel Funk

Male 1817 - 1870


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  • Born  11 Feb 1817  Springdale, Montgomery, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Religion 
    • Baptist
    Religion 
    • Baptist
    Died  28 Nov 1870  Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _CRE  15 Feb 2015 
    • 15:48:04
    Buried  Wooster, Ohio Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1845 moved to Naoleon, Henry Co., Oio. IN 1849 they returned to Wayne county and bought a flouring mill ten miles west of Wooster. In September, 1852 the mill burned. In august 1856 they moved into wooster and he was occupied as a grain merchant the remainder of his life.
    Person ID  I20550  Moon Anderson Family History & Genealogy
    Last Modified  15 Feb 2015 

    Father  Ralph Funk,   b. 1794, Springtown Twp., Bucks Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1846, Worster, Wayne Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Kaufman,   b. Abt 1796, Bucks Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1850, Wooster, Wayne Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  9 Dec 1817 
    Family ID  F1498  Group Sheet

    Family  Nancy Yarnell,   b. 1822,   d. Oct 1898, Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  20 Apr 1842 
    Notes 
    • In 1845, they moved to Napoleon, Ohio. In 1849, they returned to Wayne County, Ohio and bought a flouring mill that was 10 miles west of wooster. The Funk Family has been associated with the grist mill operations dating back to their native SWITZERLAND inthe 1500's. There is a very large FUNK (FUNCK) family tree.
      Samuel is descended from Bishop Henry Funk. The Mennonite minister who arrived in PA in 1719.
      (info from Rick Dillman)
    Children 
     1. Elmer Funk,   b. 27 Mar 1843, Wooster, Wayne, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Wooster, Wayne, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ruth Funk,   b. 1845, Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850
     3. Sarah Jane Funk,   b. 9 Oct 1846, Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F6756  Group Sheet


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