Name:   Lucy M. (Carpenter) Schoonover

From:  The Wellsboro Agitator, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
Date:  Wednesday, December 29, 1926

Mrs. Lucy Schoonover died at the home of her son, Thomas Schoonover, at Beavers Dam, R. D. 2, December 20.  She was born in Portage May 9, 1832, and was 94 years, 7 month and 11 days old at the time of her death.  She was married to John W. Schoonover at Knoxville, Pa. when 22 years old.  Mr. Schoonover died 16 years ago.  Mrs. Schoonover spent most of her life in Knoxville, moving to Beavers Dam 10 years ago.  She was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church of Austinburg, Pa., he membership dating back for over 50 years. During her long life, Mrs. Schoonover made a large circle of friends, who esteemed her highly.

She is survived by three sons, Thomas Schoonover, at whose home she died; Thaddeus Schoonover of Detroit, Mich.; and Gus Schoonover of Knoxville, and several grandchildren.