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Surnames: Youtsler, Windle, Woosley, Cosman
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Jan. 30, 1930
Jacob Youtsler was born in Effingham county, Ill., August 4, 1844, died at the home of his
son, Bismark at Letha, Idaho, Sunday morning, January 26, 1930. At the time of his death
he was 85 years, 5 months and 20 days old. Death was due to complications incidental to
his advanced years.
He was united in marriage to Mary Virginia Woosley in Sangamon county, Ill., in 1865. To
this union seven children were born, six of whom are living, John C. and Henry of Boise,
Mrs. Bessie windle of French, Idaho, Samuel T. of Milbrea, Calif and Mrs. Myrtle Cosman of
Salem, Ore., nineteen grandchildren and nine great grandchildren and one niece Miss Ida
Woosley of Nampa, Idaho. His wife and one daughter having preceded him in death.
The Youtsler family crossed the plains in 1880, moving from Missouri and settled in the
Payette valley on part of what is now known as the Pence ranch where the family resided
for a year, later taking up a homestead about three miles northeast of New Plymouth, what
is now called the Webb ranch.
Jacob Youtsler joined the Seventh Day Adventist church about 15 years ago, where he
remained a faithful member until the time of his death.
Funeral services were held from the C. D. Bucknum Funeral Parlors at Emmett, Idaho,
Tuesday, January 29, 1930. Services were conducted by A. Belding, pastor of Caldwell.
Interment was at Riverside cemetery, Emmett.