Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Magnus Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: John Phillip Magnus obituary submitted
Posted by: Lisa Trembley (ID *****9544) Date: May 02, 2012 at 04:45:00
In Reply to: John Phillip Magnus obituary submitted by Judy of 36

Looking for Canadian cousins of John Phillip Magnus. His uncle Maurice (Morris) Maguns married Marie Frazier and they had seven children. The family lived many years in British Columbia. I would like to get in touch with is family branch.

Maurice Magnus's obit:
Funeral Services for Maurice Magnus were held at Vernon, British Columbia, Canada on Thurs. Feb. 22 and at Husted Funeral Home at Slayton on Sunday Feb 25...with interment in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Lime Lake Township.
..born 9 Oct 1884 at Sabula, Iowa to John and Catherine Magnus...as a young man took a homestead near Winnipeg, Canada...married 17 Oct 1918 to Marie Frazer...for the past several years and at present, he had been living at British Columbia, Canada.
..died 19 Feb at Vernon, British Columbia, Canada
..preceded in death by his parents and three brothers...survived by seven children: Elmer of Vernon, BC, Mrs. Eugene (Grace) Portrus of Winnipeg, Canada; Mrs. Ed (Arlene) Geauchamp; Don; Summer, Ross and Mrs. Ben (Jean Benny, all of British Columbia, Canada; four sisters: Mrs. Christina Sellman of Avoca; Mrs. Matilda Campbell of Dennison Iowa, and Mrs. Marie Nelson of Canby; some grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/magnus/messages/35.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network