Mary Bernice Bossert

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Mary Bernice Bossert (Bunnell)

Birthdate: (98)
Birthplace: Montezuma, IA, USA
Death: circa 1986 (93-101)
Brooklyn, IA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jesse Ichabod Bunnell and Sarah "Sadie" Catherine Hannon (Bunnell)
Wife of John Camp Bossert
Mother of Mary Dorcas Spies; <private> Bossert; <private> Meyer (Bossert) and <private> Porth (Bossert)
Sister of William H Bunnell and Sarah "Sadie" H Edwards

Occupation: Teacher
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Immediate Family

About Mary Bernice Bossert

After they married: Set up housekeeping in Charles City, Iowa, but, as years went by they enjoyed homes in Kansas, Tennessee.

From Histories of O'Brien County, Iowa 1979 pages 363 and 364: Graduated from Grinnell College in 1912. Dana Reick and Marie Williams were close friends ther. Mary applies and was accepted for employment in Primghar. Marie was now married to Burdett Bossert. Mary had Eleanor Bossert as a student and soon decided to join the Bossert family by marrying John.

After his death in 1943 she brushed up on her teaching skills and taught in the Poweshied County School System for 25 years.

In August 1978 the children gathered from California, Connecticut, Maryland, and Iowa to help Mary celebrate her 90th birthday. She maintains a home in Montezuma, Iowa. ( this was 1979 book)

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Mary Bernice Bossert's Timeline

August 11, 1888
Montezuma, IA, USA
June 14, 1919
Age 30
Charles City, IA, USA
Age 97
Brooklyn, IA, USA
Montezuma Schools
Poweshiek County Schools