Name: Driver, Isaiah
Burial Date: 1914, 05/19
Age at Death: 73
Plot Location: 410 I/J
Notes: h/Sarah(Shultz)/Eliza A(Miller)Clark
Co.A, 142nd Reg, IN Vol.Inf. War: Civil War
Obituary STERLING BULLETIN 5/14/1914
Isaiah Driver was born in Fairfield County, Ohio, November 19, 1840. When a young man, he moved with his parents to LaGrange, Indiana. When the Civil War broke out, he answered his country’s call, and enlisted in Company A 142 Ref. Indiana Volunteer Infantry. After the war, he was married to Miss Sarah Shultz, of Lima, Ind., March 24, 1872. To this union were born four children, three sons and one daughter. He moved to Kansas with his family in 1883, where he had lived until the past year. His wife died January 1, 1900, and his oldest son, Charles, died April 6, 1908 in Humble, Texas. He was married April 5, 1913, to Mrs. Eliza M. Clark, of Fenton, Michigan, where he lived until death called him May 14,1914, after a prolonged illness of heart trouble. Aged 73 years 5 months and 25 days.
He was a faithful member of the M.E. church, from boyhood, and until death called him home. He was a loving husband and father, a kind neighbor and respected by all who knew him.
To mourn his loss he leaves a wife of Fenton, Mich. One daughter , Mrs. Grace Mosier, two sons, Clarence and Bert Driver, and several grandchildren, all of Sterling, Kansas. Also, one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Gregory of Carpenter, North Dakota, and one brother, Wm. Driver, of LaGrange, Indiana, and a host of friends.
Co.A, 142nd Reg, IN Vol.Inf.
Plot: 410 I/J
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Record added: Mar 01, 2013
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