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Ebenezer Culver

   Ebenezer Culver, a Civil war veteran, died Feb. 23, 1922, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Silvia Stevens, who lives near Highwood, where he was making his home. He was married to Miss Olive Spurgeon in 1861. To this union were born six daughters and three sons. They made their home in Ohio until 1886 when they moved to Kansas where Mrs. Culver two daughters and one son, Eveline Yeager, Fannie B. Short and Lawrence E. Culver died in 1887. One son, Ebenezer, died in Ohio.
   He is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Silvia Stevens, Mrs Addie Walker of Bay City, Mrs. Ida Smith of Memphis, Mo. and Mrs Emily Cox of Bellefontaine, Ohio, and one son, C. O. Culver of Smithfield, Ill., and several grandchildren. Mr. Culver joined the United Brethren church at Smithfield, Ill., about the year 1892. He has since lived an honorable Christian life and will be very much missed by his children as he has always been near or with some of them. He was a kind husband, loving father and highly esteemed by all who knew him. He will be sorely missed by his friends as well as his loved ones.
   Services were conducted Sunday by Elder Alexander Weiderholdt at the Sugartown schoolhouse followed by burial at Rhodes.
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Rhodes, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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