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Margarett Olmsted Walker
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1826
Sparta
Dearborn County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1912
Dodge County
Minnesota, USA

Margaret Olmsted Walker

As briefly noted in the last issue of the Express, Mrs. Walker, one of the few remaining pioneers of territorial days, died here Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28. Her age was 86 years, 2 months and 7 days.

Margaret Olmsted was born Sept 21, 1826. She was married to John J. Walker at Nauvoo, Ill. April 6, 1841 and in 1855 the family settled in Milton township, this county. Mr. Walker died April 4, 1892.
To them where born 11 children of whom five sons survive their parents, all living in this state,towit: Ambrose at Twin Valley:John and Edward in Roseau county: George at Duluth: Theodore in this village, only the later being present at the funeral.

The funeral was conducted by Rev. Mr. Woodcock at the Congregational Church Saturday afternoon;music by Misses Josyln and Laura Moniton, Messrs. Crawford and Taylor, Miss Eva Smith organist.

Internment was in the family lot in Milton Cemetery, Undertaker Andrist in charge, the bearers being grandsons of the deceased.

Source: Mantorville Express 28 November 1912

 
 
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 Spouse:
  John James Walker (1819 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  Theodore Ace Walker (1846 - 1915)*
  Mary Mathilda Walker Bartholomew (1850 - 1933)*
  Ambrose Joshua Walker (1854 - 1932)*
  Edward Levi Walker (1857 - 1920)*
  John Alick Walker (1860 - 1948)*
  George Ace Walker (1865 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Milton Cemetery
Mantorville
Dodge County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Bartholomew
Record added: Mar 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13711054
Margarett <i>Olmsted</i> Walker
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God bless.
- Rose Mary Elkins
 Added: Nov. 17, 2013
 
 
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