|Birth: ||Dec. 7, 1845|
|Death: ||Jan. 30, 1929|
Obituary from Keokuk Iowa Paper
Mrs. Ellen Kellog, an old time resident of Alexandria, MO, passed away at home of her son, James Mortimer on Jan. 30 at 6: p.m., 1929, at the of 83 years. She was born at Upper Stone St., Maidstone Kent, England on Dec. 7, 1845.
She was married to John Dickson at the age of 18. He died on May 1, 1875. Four children were born to this union of which two preceded her death, one in infancy and one son, Arthur Dickson of Keokuk who died five years ago.
She was married to Thomas H. Mortimer on Feb. 3, 1876. Six children were born to this union, all living. Mr. Mortimer died in the year of 1890.
She then married Hirm Kellog in 1892. Mr. Kellog died in November, 1898.
She came to the U. S. A. in August, 1882 on the White Star Line ship Celtic, part by sail and part by steam. (lived in Iowa prior to MO) She journeyed to Alexandria, MO., in a covered wagon, landing in November, 1887, and has lived since. She was a member of the St. Phillips Church of England.
She was a loving and kind mother, a kind neighbor who will be greatly missed.
Her family did all that loving chlidren could do in her sickness.
She leaves to mourn her loss eight children, Edwin of Wayland, MO, James Mortimer, Mrs. Grace Russel, Mrs. Emma Arnold, Fuller Mortimer of Alexandria, MO., P. R. Dickson, Mrs. Susie Ealey of Keokuk, IA., and Mrs. Annie Burgess of McCook, Neb.. Also thirty eight grandchildren and twenty seven great grandchildren.
Immigration: Arrived in New York from Liverpool, England aboard the White Star Lines "SS Celtic" on August 7, 1882. Passengers: Ellen Mortimer, Fuller Mortimer, Annie Mortimer, Emma Mortimer, Arthur(Dickson)Mortimer, Percy (Dickson)Mortimer and Edwin(Dickson) Mortimer.
Buried on Feb 2, 1929 by Kercher-Wayland Mo.
Plot: Block K2-S12-131
Edwin John Dickson (1868 - 1949)*
Percy Richard Dickson (1870 - 1955)*
Arthur William Dickson (1873 - 1924)*
Emma Ellen Mortimer Arnold (1877 - 1963)*
Annie Ada Mortimer Burgess (1879 - 1963)*
Fuller Henry Mortimer (1881 - 1974)*
Grace Jane Mortimer Russell (1885 - 1940)*
Susie M Mortimer Ealey (1886 - 1937)*
James Alfred Mortimer (1888 - 1979)*
Plot: Block K Lot 109
Created by: Eric C.
Record added: Oct 13, 2012
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