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Nellie Williams Block
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Birth: 1862
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1895
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Nellie Williams was my great grandmother on my grandfather's side. She died long before I was born so I never knew her or even what she looked like. If anyone lives near this cemetery, I would like a photo of her stone please.

file notes: e-mail from Anne K
She died 2/09/1895, according to her death certificate (which I cannot find!), at Cook County Insane Asylum. She was buried at Oak Woods cemetery, where her next of kin was listed as "LA" (Block) There is also a burial plot listed, but no-one else with her there. That was all the info I was able to get. I called the NARA archives at Northeastern Illinois University for the search, her cert is listed online in the pre-1916 death database. Anne

I just checked that database again today 5/21/09) and her death record is no longer in it.

August 14, 2012: I can't seem to find her death record.
Anne found it and sent to me but now I can't find it. 11/9/15
Name: Nellie Williams
Birth Date: abt 1862 Birth Place: Ohio
Death Date: 20 Sep 1895
Death Place: Chicago, Cook, Ill
Burial Place: Chicago Medical (? ..where is this?)
Death Age: 33 Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Residence: Chicago, Cook, Ill
FHL Film Number: 1033022
I'm not sure the person above isn't the right Nellie.
I found an obit for a Nellie J.. She died of Malaria and apparently unmarried. Her father's name was George T. Williams, mother Maria. This young woman is also buried in Oak Woods.
My note...this Might be her... not sure of anything any longer:
Name: Nellie Block
Birth Date: abt 1862 Birth Place: USA
Death Date: 9 Feb 1895
Death Place: Cook Co., Ill
Cemetery Name: Oakwoods
Death Age: 33
Occupation: Housewife
Race: White Marital Status: Married
FHL Film Number: 1239936
There is a Louis Block buried in same cemetery.
Birth: Jan. 2, 1859
Death: Jul. 28, 1920
Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Burial: Wunder's Cemetery
Chicago Cook County Ill
Created by: Henry Marsh
Record added: Aug 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116003579
Name: Louis Block
Birth Date: 2 Jan 1859
Death Date: 28 Jul 1920
Cemetery: Wunder's Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Chicago, Cook Co., Ill
Section 02, Lot 61, Grave 2N(orth)
Family links: 
  George Williams Block (1881 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: next of kin L.A. Block
Oak Woods Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 02, Lot 61, Grave 2N(orth)
Created by: priscilla ross-fox
Record added: Aug 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11579007
Nellie <i>Williams</i> Block
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