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John Klingman

John Klingman

Male 1819 - 1908  (89 years)

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  • Name John Klingman 
    Born 6 Sep 1819  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Oct 1908  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3119  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2018 

    Father Peter Klingman, Jr.,   b. 27 May 1789, Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1874, Madison, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Sarah Jane Kemple,   b. 19 Oct 1797, Mercer, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1863, Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1818  Northumberland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F27  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Cambridge Sims,   b. 24 Oct 1827, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1894, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1846 
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F4404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • John Klingman Birth: Sep. 6, 1819 Union County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Oct. 15, 1908 Madison County Iowa, USA John Klingman was born in Union county, Pennsylvania, September 6, 1819 and at the age of 6 years moved with his parents to Center county, Pennsylvania, where he lived until the age of 16 years. At this place he was apprenticed to learn the wagon wood work trade following that occupation until 1867 when building his own wagon he removed with his family to Madison county, Iowa, settling on the farm in Madison township, where he resided until his death October 15, 1908, aged 89 years, 1 month and 9 days. He was married September 6, 1846 to Miss Elizabeth Sims of Mt. Sterling, Ohio, locating in Cambridge, Guernsey county, Ohio, which was their home until their immigration to the far-away Iowa land. Grandpa Klingman is survived by two sons and six daughters, all of whom with his youngest brother were with him during the greater part of his illness, also eighteen grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. He bore his sickness with great patience, longing for the time when he should be at rest. From early manhood he had been a faithful and earnest christian, being a charter member of the Worthington M. E. church, from which place the funeral service was held on Friday, conducted by the pastor, Rev. Sprague of Earlham, and his remains laid to rest in the Worthington cemetery by the side of his wife, who proceeded him in the year 1894. Family links: Parents: Peter Klingman (1789 - 1874) Sarah Jane Kemple Klingman (1797 - 1863) Spouse: Elizabeth Cambridge Sims Klingman (1827 - 1894) Children: Henry C. Klingman (1848 - 1917)* Buena Vista Klingman Oldham (1850 - 1932)* Laura Elma Klingman Harper (1855 - 1936)* Ida O Klingman Clearwater (1857 - 1925)* Jessie Klingman King (1858 - 1949)* Cora Klingman Shepherd (1862 - 1962)* Frank B Klingman (1868 - 1943)* Ella Klingman McDonald (1871 - 1959)* Siblings: John Klingman (1819 - 1908) Henry Klingman (1821 - 1899)* Samuel D. Klingman (1822 - 1908)* Margaret Ellen Klingman Berry (1827 - 1889)* William M. Klingman (1831 - 1922)* Sarah Jane Klingman Sarchet (1836 - 1919)* George Klingman (1839 - 1918)* *Calculated relationship Burial: Worthington Cemetery Earlham Madison County Iowa, USA Created by: Rich Clingman Record added: Jan 09, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 83194117