Husband: Edward August Gunther (1 2 3 4)
Born: 09 Feb 1879 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Married: 22 Sep 1909 in Multnomah County, Oregon (15 16)
Died: 05 Apr 1963 in Portland, Mulnomah Co., Oregon (5)
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Wife: Sarah Ross Zimmerman (6 7 8 9 10 11 12)
Born: 01 Feb 1884 in Preston, Fillmore, Minnesota (13)
Died: 26 Jan 1948 in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon (14)
Father: Adam Zimmerman
Mother: Elizabeth Britzius
Spouses:
Children
01 (?): Living
Born:
Died:
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02 (?): Living
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Additional Information

Edward August Gunther:

Notes:

possibly the Ed Gunther who died 5 Apr 1963. Oregon death index.

Sarah Ross Zimmerman:

Cause of Death: diabetic coma, Leukemia

Buried: 28 Jan 1948, Riverview Cemetery Mauseleum, Portland, Multnimah, Oregon

Notes:

Per father's estate papers (1899), Sarah is 14 and living with mother in Canby.

At the time of Sarah's death she and Ed lived at 2339 S.E. Salmon St., Portland, Oregon. Additional causes of death were: acute myelogenous leukemia, diabetes mellitis, pneumonia, cardiac decompensation, and acute neuropblebitis bilateral.

from "The Adam Zimmerman Story" by Dianne Z. Stevens - 2013
Adam and Elizabeth's eighth child was Sarah R. Zimmerman (1884 Minnesota – 1948 Portland). She married Ed Gunther who worked in the fruit wholesale business. They had two daughters, Eleanor and LaVerne, and they lived in Portland all their lives.

Footnotes
  1. Census, Federal - 1920 - Multnomah Co., Oregon, Portland, ED# 41, sheet 4A.
    (5 Jan 1920)
  2. Forrest Zimmerman, Zimmerman Family Tree.
  3. Census, Federal - 1930 - Multnomah Co, Oregon, Portland, ED # 284, Ancestry p. 8 of 13.

    Line 55 771 East Salmon St.

    Gunther, Edward A. head own home Radio age 51 m.age 30 WI GER GER Occ: Foreman/Wholesale Fruit Co
    Sarah R. wife 46 m. 25 Mn Can Can
    Eleanor R. dau 16 s. OR WI MN
    LaVerne E. dau 13 s. OR WI MN
    Kaiser, Walter W. Nephew 24 m 24 OR USA WI clerk/Furniture Factory

  4. Ancestry.com, familytree of Dawn10210.

    [birthdate and middlename from this source]

  5. Ibid., Oregon Death Index 1903-98.

    Name: Gunther, Edward A
    County: Multnomah Death
    Date: 5 Apr 1963
    Certificate: 5421
    Age: 84
    Spouse: Sarah

  6. Forrest Zimmerman, Zimmerman Family Tree.
  7. Census, Federal - 1920 - Multnomah Co., Oregon, Portland, ED# 41, sheet 4A.
    (5 Jan 1920)

    Line 29 355 Grant St dwelling # 64 family # 95

    Gunther, Edward A. Head rents age 40 WI Saxony/Ger Saxony/Ger Occ: working on Receiving Dock/whsale fruit
    Sarah R wife 35 MN Can/Ger OH/Ger
    Eleanor R dau 6 OR WI MN
    LaVerne E dau 2 11/12 OR WI MN



    On line 54 is Emil C. Gunter, wife Marie, son Chester working in grocery business - likely brother

  8. Adam Zimmerman Estate Papers, Clackamas County Court, state of Oregon; 3 Apr1899 - 3 Mar 1902 (County Court, State of Oregon, County of Clackamas - 28 Jun 1899 until 3 Mar 1902).
  9. Census, Federal - 1930 - Multnomah Co, Oregon, Portland, ED # 284, Ancestry p. 8 of 13/sheet 4B.
    (9 Apr 1930)

    Line 55 771 East Salmon St. or 106 E Salmon St

    Gunther, Edward A. head own home Radio age 51 m.age 30 WI GER GER Occ: Foreman/Wholesale Fruit Co
    Sarah R. wife 46 m. 25 Mn Can Can
    Eleanor R. dau 16 s. OR WI MN
    LaVerne E. dau 13 s. OR WI MN
    Kaiser, Walter W. Nephew 24 m 24 OR USA WI clerk/Furniture Factory

  10. Census, Federal - 1900 - Clackamas Co, OR, Canby Precinct, Town of Canby ED82, ED 82.
    (7 Jun 1900)

    Zimmerman, Elizabeth head Jul 1844 age 55 widow m. 33 yrs. 11child b./ 7 living OH Ger Ger owns free
    Sarah dau Feb1884 16 MN Can OH
    Della dau Aug 1888 11 Mn Can OH

  11. Annie Marie Zimmerman Nelson, Zimmerman Family History and Stories;forward by Allan Leslie VanLehn (Unpublished work (c) 2008 by (ALVL)), Chap 6; p.5 - 1952 Update.

    Sarah, next to the youngest, was married to a Mr. Gunther and they live in Portland, Oregon.
    They had two daughters, Eleanor and LaVerne. Sarah died in 1948 of Leukemia, or cancer of the blood.

  12. Ancestry.com, family tree of Dawne10210.

    [middle name from this source]

  13. Census, Federal - 1900 - Clackamas Co, OR, Canby Precinct, Town of Canby ED82.
  14. State of Oregon, Oregon Death Certificate, state file number 313.
  15. Census, Federal - 1930 - Multnomah Co, Oregon, Portland, ED # 284, Roll T626_1951, Image 892.
    (9 Apr 1930)
  16. Patsy Clark Email.
    (5 Mar 2004)
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