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John Bauman Gottshall

Born: 23rd June 1858
Died: 12th January 1944

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John Bauman Gottshall - 23rd June 1858 ~ 12th January 1944, age 85.
   Birth: Montgomery County, Montgomery, Penn. USA.
   Death: York County, Penn. USA.
   Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown, Penn. USA.
Wife: Isabella (Belle) Lawson Helyer - 28th Dec. 1856 ~ 31st Dec. 1915, age 59.
   Married on 16th October 1892.
Children: None.
2nd Wife: Johan C. Cruickshank - 4th April 1874 ~ 10th Oct. 1962.
   Married on 10th January 1919.
Children: None.
Father: Rev. Abraham Hunsberger Gottshall - 25th Aug. 1826 ~ 1st April 1901.
   Served Mennonite Churches.
Mother: Maria Bauer Bauman - 18th December 1828 ~ 16th March 1909.
   Married on 7th January 1851.
   Diana Bauman - 13th October 1851 ~ 7th April 1866.
   Elizabeth (Lizzie) – 22nd Jan. 1853 ~ 9th Feb. 1893.
   Mary Bauman (D.Y. Urffer) - 14th Sept. 1854 ~ 11th Oct. 1880.
      Died in childbirth; baby also died.
   Abraham – 22nd June 1858 ~ 15th Oct. 1861.
   Menno Bauman (A.B. Schanely)  - 5th Sept. 1856 ~ 29th May 1927.
   William Bauman (F.M. Reinhart) - 9th March 1860 ~ 1st July 1916.
   Milton Bauman (A.A. Yoder) - 8th March 1862 ~ 30th June 1932.
   Catherine (Kate) Bauman (H.G. Reigner) - 17th Sept. 1864 ~ 27th July 1945.
   Abraham Bauman (M. ‘Linnie’ Zoller) - 20th Nov. 1866 ~ 1st July 1949.
   Franklin Bauman (H.H. Borneman) - 1st March 1869 ~ 20th Sept. 1944.

John Bauman Gottshall, a minister of the gospel for nearly three score years, died yesterday morning at 12:40 a.m., at his home. 311 West King Street.  He was 86 years old and was widely known in York city and county.  He came here about 40 years ago and during the past 30 years, conducted the Gospel Hall at the West King Street address.  Prior to coming to York, he carried on the work of an itinerant evangelist throughout Pennsylvania and Canada.  He has been associated for 65 years with those Christians known as ''Plymouth Brethren.''
Surviving is his wife, Mrs. Johan Cruikshank Gottshall; two brothers, Frank Gottshall, Boyertown, and Abe
Gottshall, Sunbury, and a sister, Mrs. Katie Reigner, Pottstown.  Funeral services will be held Thursday evening at 8 o'clock in the Gospel Hall, 311 West King Street, with concluding services Friday morning at 11 o'clock in the Fairview cemetery chapel, Boyertown, Pa.  Interment will be in the Fairview Cemetery.  John Bauman Gottshall (1858-1944) - Find a Grave Memorial
“York Daily Record” Thur. Jan. 13, 1944.

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