Samuel Berry Coons
Friday Aug. 25, 1911
Carl Junction, Jasper Co. Mo.
Samuel B. Coons
Samuel B. Coons son of Major John R. and Sarah Coons was born in St. Louis, Mo. 3/5/1831.
He grew to manhood in Potosi Wisconsin. He and Miss Georgiana Rackerby married at Dabuque Iowa 10/18/1860. To this union 3 children were born. William H. (decd.), Mrs. H. L. Isherwood, and J. B. Coon. He died Mon. Aug. 21 at 11:20 age 80 yrs. 5 mos., 16 da. He leaves to mourn, his wife, 1 daughter, 1 son, a sister at Denver, 8 grandchildren, and 1 greatgrandchild. His only brother died about 2 years ago. Burial at Carl Junction Cemetery.