Sunday, September 25, 2016
Peter Westerhouse - Post Civil War Years #3
Henry Eggers died 5 March 1908, on his farm in Eudora, Kansas. He was buried at the Deay Cemetery near his farm. Anna would continue to live on the farm with her son, William, until she was not able to maintain it. The 1915 Kansas Census shows Anna and William living with the Amos Westerhouse, Sr. family. She would later move to Eudora, to live with her oldest daughter, Mary Westerhouse Edler Clark. Anna Westerhouse Eggers died of pneumonia in Mary Clark's home 29 November 1916. She was buried next to her 2nd husband, Henry Eggers, at the Deay Cemetery.