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Mary Ann Gesells Valentine
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1836
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1916
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA

Obituary for Mary Ann Gessells Valentine from the Circleville Democrat & Watchman of February, 1916:

"VALENTINE. Mrs. Mary G. Valentine, widow of Jacob Valentine, died at her home in Washington Township, Thursday afternoon, February 24th, at 2 o'clock of infirmities due to old age. Mrs. Valentine was born in Washington Township, October 20, 1936, and was a daughter of Obitha and Elizabeth Harman Gessells. The family is known by the name of Sells. Mrs. Valentine is survived by one son, John Valentine, and two daughterrs, Mrs. Sara Elizabeth Henry, at home, and Cora G. Valentine, an attendant in the hospital ward in the Athens Institution, also four grandchildren. Of her immediate family, deceased leaves four sisters, namely: Mrs. Eliza Shank, of Kansas; Mrs. Elizabeth Joy, of Union Furnace; Mrs. Catherine Campbell, of Logan and Mrs. Sara Wrizler, of Archibald, Ohio; also two brothers, Alph Sells, of Logan, and Israel Sells, of Striker, Ohio. The funeral was held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Zion Lutheran Cemetery near Stoutsville, Rev. Mr. Shoffer officiating."


Obituary for Mary Ann Gessells Valentine from the Circleville Herald of February, 1916:

"Mrs. Valentine Died At Age of 80 Years. Mrs. Mary G. Valentine, widow of Jacob Valentine, died at her home in Washington Township, Thursday afternoon, February 24th, at 2 o'clock of infirmities due to old age. Mrs. Valentine was born in Washington Township, October 20, 1936, and was a daughter of Obitha and Elizabeth Harman Gessells. The family is known by the name of Sells. Mrs. Valentine is survived by one son, John Valentine, and two daughterrs, Mrs. Sara Elizabeth Henry, at home, and Cora G. Valentine, an attendant in the hospital ward in the Athens Institution, also four grandchildren. Of her immediate family, deceased leaves four sisters, namely: Mrs. Eliza Shank, of Kansas; Mrs. Elizabeth Joy, of Union Furnace; Mrs. Catherine Campbell, of Logan and Mrs. Sara Wrizler, of Archibald, Ohio; also two brothers, Alph Sells, of Logan, and Israel Sells, of Striker, Ohio. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Zion Lutheran Church and burial was in the Zion Cemetery near Stoutsville. Rev. Mr. Shoffer officiated. Mrs. Valentine was an ant of Mrs. Elmer Root, of this city."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Obadiah Gessells (1804 - 1874)
  Elizabeth Harmon Gessells (1813 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Jacob Valentine (1831 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Elizabeth Valentine Henry (1864 - 1953)*
  John Harman Valentine (1875 - 1961)*
  Alpheus Francis Valentine (1879 - 1880)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Emil Baker (1829 - 1914)**
  Lemuel G Sells (1833 - 1905)**
  Israel Sells (1835 - 1921)*
  Mary Ann Gesells Valentine (1836 - 1916)
  Eliza Gessells Shank (1839 - 1922)*
  Jacob Gessells (1840 - 1913)*
  Elizabeth Gessells Joy (1843 - 1927)*
  Sarah Gessells-Sells Winzeler (1845 - 1927)*
  David Gessells (1846 - 1898)*
  Catherine Gessells McQuade Campbell (1849 - 1916)*
  Alpha Harmon Gessells (1855 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Evangelical Church Cemetery
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Gregg Freese
Record added: Jul 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93237434
Mary Ann <i>Gesells</i> Valentine
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