Doratha Marie Braun1

F, (4 May 1827 - 16 May 1908)
     Doratha Marie Braun was born on 4 May 1827 at Württemberg.2,1 She married John Scholder circa 1857 at Newark, Licking County, Ohio.3,2,1 Doratha Marie Braun died on 16 May 1908 at Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, at age 81 years and 12 days.1,4 She was buried on 18 May 1908 in section 2, row 2, in the Rochester Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, located in Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana. The funeral service was officiated by Reverend O. P. Miles.1
     Doratha Marie Braun was also known as Mary Dortha Brown.3,2 She appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 at Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana. She appeared on the census of 4 June 1900 at Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana. Her obituary was published on 18 May 1908 in the Rochester Sentinel, printed in Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana. Her obituary stated:

     Doratha Marie Braun was born in Wittenberg, Germany, May 4, 1827, and died at her home in northwest Rochester Saturday afternoon, May 16, 1908.

     In 1854 she came to America and settled in Newark, Ohio, where she was later married to John Scholder, deceased. In 1860 they came to Rochester where she has since resided.

     There were born seven children to this union, Frona and John Scholder, of this city, and five deceased.

     The funeral was held this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the residence, Rev. O. P. MILES having charge of the service. Interment was made in I.O.O.F. cemetery.

     Dan Brown of Hammond attended the funeral of his aunt, Mrs. Doratha Sscholder here this afternoon.1
Last Edited=4 Mar 2018

Children of Doratha Marie Braun and John Scholder

Citations

  1. [S2373] Find A Grave, Inc., Find A Grave.com, transcription, (<http://www.findagrave.com/>: accessed 27 March 2014), transcript, "obituary and tombstone for Doratha Marie [Braun] Scholder (1827-1908), Find A Grave Memorial No. 44082333, records of a local newspaper, Fulton County, Indiana." Transcript by April Gross, record added 8 November 2009.
  2. [S1397] Linda, McNeal Allison Morrow Unions, online http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi (Indiana, United States of America: page last updated 15 September 2007) viewed on 26 December 2007.
  3. [S2020] Fulton County, Indiana, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-1959," marriage record no. 2321357 (GSU film no.) 4186020 (digital GS no.) 00243 (digital image no.), "Emma Krick and John Scholder," 20 July 1897; database, FamilySearch Labs, Record Search (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/ : accessed 6 June 2010).
  4. [S2374] Find A Grave, Inc., Find A Grave.com, transcription, (<http://www.findagrave.com/>: accessed 28 March 2014), transcript, "obituary and tombstone for Veronica Scholder (1859-1913), Find A Grave Memorial No. 44082334, records of a local newspaper, Fulton County, Indiana." Transcript by April Gross, record added 8 November 2009.