Feb. 16, 1841 West Lafayette Tippecanoe County Indiana, USA
Mar. 13, 1922 Tippecanoe County Indiana, USA
MRS. MARY HENDERSON
Mrs. Mary M. Henderson, widow of James M. Henderson, died at her home. 444 North Salisbury street, West Lafayette, Monday morning at 4:45 o'clock after a month's illness. She was 82 years of age. The immediate cause of her death was erysipelas.
She was born in Tippecanoe county, near Lafayette, February 16,1841, and was married twice, first to Robert Sterrett by whom she had one son, Charles. Her second husband was James M. Henderson, and the following children born to this union survive. Mrs. Mellie Alkire, of Denver, Colo.; Mrs. Laura Coleman of Brooklyn, N.Y.; Mrs Bertha Ogborn, Monon, Ind.; George and Oliver Henderson, both of Lafayette.
Mrs. Henderson was a member of the First Methodist Episcopal church of West Lafayette and of the Women's Relief Corps.