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Mary Elizabeth Oliver Botkin
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1862
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1953, USA

Mary E. Oliver Monroe Botkin
3rd wife of Jeremiah D. Botkin

Mary Elizabeth was a school teacher in Neodesha, KS, before her marriage. Later, she enjoyed her duties as pastor's wife in the M.E. Church, her social duties and privileges in Washington, D.C., and later as Warden's wife. She preferred to spend her time trying to help the convicts to a vision of better things, rather than mingle in the high society as was customary for the Warden's wife. The convicts loved her and called her "mother Botkin".

Note: bio info provided by KLElkins (#47632315)
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Oliver (1819 - 1899)
  Susanna Wilson Hulit Oliver (1828 - 1909)
 
 Spouses:
  Jeremiah Dunham Botkin (1849 - 1921)
  Isaac J. Monroe (1862 - 1885)*
 
 Children:
  Mildred Ninde Botkin (1890 - 1977)*
  Frances Willard Botkin McMillan (1892 - 1984)*
  Paul Oliver Botkin (1894 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Winfield
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Union Cemetery section
 
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Jul 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15016278
Mary Elizabeth <i>Oliver</i> Botkin
Added by: Judy Mayfield
 
Mary Elizabeth <i>Oliver</i> Botkin
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 Added: Dec. 31, 2014

- KLElkins
 Added: Dec. 29, 2014

- KLElkins
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