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|Cambria Freeman, 25 Mar 1904, Contributed by Patty Millich|
Jacob Wonders of Croyle Township died at his residence near Summerhill Friday evening from heart failure.
Mr. Wonders was born near Helixville, Bedford County in 1840. During the Civil War he served in company K, One Hundredth Regiment, P.V.
About thirty-six years ago, Mr. Wonders was united in marriage with Miss Margaret Mangus, also of Bedford county and to this union the following children were born: Alda, now Mrs. J. F. Miller of Lovett; David J., J. C., Samuel B., Ida and Jacob, who are dead; Jennie, now Mrs. William Carpenter of Lovett; Harry, James and Margaret.
Mr. Wonders moved with his family to Cambria county in 1876 and followed farming on different farms in Summerhill and Croyle townships.