Thurs 14 Apr 1921
Frau Sophie Bosin, born Franke, was buried by Pastor Stubenvoll on April 6. Frau Bosin was born on Feb. 16, 1842 in Oderbruch, Germany. She was 3 years old when she came with her parents to America. In Mayville she was married to August Bosin and they came in 1862 to Pella and acquired their farm. The marriage produced 5 children, 1 son and 4 daughters, of which 3 are still living, namely Theresa, Wife of August Splinter, Pella, Wis. Herman Bosin from Split Rock, and Mathilda, wife of Carl Schroeder of Mayville, Wis. Frau Bosin died on 3 April and was 79 years, 1 mo and 17 days old. Her husband died 5 years ago. Besides her 3 children she leaves 18 grandchildren.