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Margaret Story Rousey Poland
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1805
Chatham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1883
Nebraska, USA

Margaret was a daughter of James and Hannah Mary (Self) Story.

She first married George William Rousey in 1826 in McNairy County, Tennessee. They had one son, Vincent George, in Tennessee, then moved to Morgan County, Illinois. Three more children were born there: Francis; Caroline; and William M. George died about 1837 and was probably buried in Mt. Zion, or "West Greasy" Cemetery, which has been destroyed.

Margaret remarried to Esuriah "Ezra" Poland 6 April 1845 in Morgan County. He was widowed and had two children: Emmeline and Peter. He and Margaret had two more children, James Porter and Elizabeth, together. Ezra died in 1877 and is buried in Gunn Cemetery in Morgan County.

Margaret then moved to Nebraska with some of her children.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Story (1770 - 1835)
  Hannah Mary Self Story (1775 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Esuriah Poland (1804 - 1877)
 
 Children:
  Vincent George Rousey (1829 - 1914)*
  Francis Rousey (1830 - 1900)*
  William M Rousey (1836 - 1904)*
  Nancy Elizabeth Poland Grossman (1849 - 1916)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vincent Story (1794 - 1870)*
  Parish Garner Story (1799 - 1863)*
  John Story (1801 - 1877)*
  Margaret Story Rousey Poland (1805 - 1883)
  James Campbell Story (1808 - 1881)*
  William Story (1811 - 1866)*
  Nancy Story Whitlock (1813 - 1858)*
  Elizabeth Story Hull (1815 - 1880)*
  Porter Story (1817 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
77y 3mo 8d
 
Note: Block 14, Lot 31, Grave 1, Row 3
 
Burial:
Edgar Cemetery
Edgar
Clay County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Martin Neely
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62524806
Margaret <i>Story Rousey</i> Poland
Added by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
 
Margaret <i>Story Rousey</i> Poland
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