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Margaret Ellen Baker Parr
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1889
Audubon County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1924
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA

1st husband is Charles Albert Parr

Child is:
Novella Lucille Parr, m. Ben F. Arkfield

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2nd husband is Albert Charles Grady

Children are:
Carlyle Albert Grady, m. Arlette A
John Wesley Grady
Joseph Kenneth Grady (1918 IA / 1991 WA)
Glenn Orville Grady (1920 IA / 1987 CA)


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3rd husband is Charles Albert Parr (Remarried)

Child is:
De Elda Margarette Parr

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Obituary Mrs. Charles Parr

Margaret Ellen Baker was born in Audubon County, Iowa, August 29, 1889, and passed away from this life at the Finley hospital in Dubuque, Iowa, January 6, 1924, at the age of 34 years, 4 months and 7 days. She grew to womanhood at Coon Rapids, Iowa, and moved with her parents to Spirit Lake about sixteen years ago.

She later was united in marriage to Charles Parr of Coon Rapids to which union was born one child, Novella Lucille, now 15 years of age.

On June 15 1910, she was united in marriage to Albert C Grady, this union being blessed by four children; Carlyle Albert, John Wesley, Joseph Kenneth and Glen Orville. Mr. Grady preceded his wife in death January 4, 1920.

On April 8, 1922, she was reunited in marriage to Charles Parr. And on January 1st. of this last year, a little daughter was born. Mother and child seemed to be getting along niecly until after several days, complications set in, from which the mother's death resulted. The love and sympathy of a host of friends goes out to the bereft husband and little folk and other dear ones in this unexpected sad hour.

Besides her husband and six children, she leaves to mourn her decease, her father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Baker, Sr,; four sisters, Mrs. Katheryn Browning, Mrs. Neil Nelson, Mrs. Viola George of Spirit Lake, and Mrs. Mildred Droll of Spencer, Iowa; four brothers, Albert S. of Glenwood City, Wisc,; Edward B., John, Jr., and Wilson O., of Spirit Lake.

While a young girl Mrs. Parr gave her heart to God and united with the Christian church.

Funeral services were conducted by Rev. J. H. Edge and were held from the partental home in Spirit Lake, Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 , and interment made in Lake View cemetery.

Obituary is published in The Spirit Lake Beacon, Jan. 10, 1924.
Submitted by: Keith Justus
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*Note: There is a question whether her name is Margaret Ellen or Margarette Ellen because she had an aunt named Margarette.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Thomas Baker (1853 - 1935)
  Alminia Althea Booton Baker (1857 - 1946)
 
 Spouses:
  Charles Albert Parr (1885 - 1962)
  Albert Charles Grady (1881 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Novella Lucille Parr Arkfield (1909 - 1937)*
  Albert Carlyle Grady (1911 - 1981)*
  John Wesley Grady (1915 - 1996)*
  Joseph Kenneth Grady (1918 - 1991)*
  Glenn Orville Grady (1920 - 1987)*
  De Elda Margarette Parr Hillmer (1924 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Oliver Bamzyl Baker (1881 - 1898)*
  Albert Sherman Baker (1882 - 1965)*
  Kathryn E Baker Browning (1884 - 1936)*
  Edward Barnett Baker (1886 - 1977)*
  Viola Iowa Baker George (1887 - 1942)*
  Margaret Ellen Baker Parr (1889 - 1924)
  John Thomas Baker (1891 - 1988)*
  Wilson Owen Baker (1894 - 1966)*
  Beulah Grace Baker Nelson (1896 - 1971)*
  Mildred Alminia Baker Droll (1900 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Spirit Lake
Dickinson County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 1-033-8
 
Maintained by: Jeannine (Booton) Hall
Originally Created by: Just~Us Relatives
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48204657
Margaret Ellen <i>Baker</i> Parr
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Margaret Ellen <i>Baker</i> Parr
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Margaret Ellen <i>Baker</i> Parr
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Grandma you hold such a special place in my heart. Until we meet in Heaven.
- Jobeth Fjell
 Added: Sep. 16, 2014

- Jeannine (Booton) Hall
 Added: Feb. 18, 2010
 
 
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