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Martha "Mattie" Crossan Archer
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1859
Doddsville
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1938
McDonough County
Illinois, USA



Industry Daily Press 3 Mar. 1938
Funeral Services for Mrs. Archer
Held Thursday Afternoon :

Mrs. Martha Archer, widow of the late Frank Archer, passed away at the home of her son, Francis Archer, one mile north of Doddsville, Tuesday evening, at 6:30 o'clock at the age of 78 years, 11 months and 6 days. Death was due to carcinoma, having been ill four months.

Funeral services were held on Thursday afternoon at two o'clock at the Doddsville M.E. Church, Rev. Jesse Tharpe of Littleton officiating. Interment was made in the Doddsville cemetery.

Martha, daughter of Oliver and Francis ( Dodds ) Crossan was born March 23, 1859 at Doddsville, Ill., and with the exception of a few years spent in Macomb, spent her entire life in that vicinity.

She was united in marriage in 1901 to Frank Archer, to this union was born one son, Francis Archer of near Industry. Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one brother and two sisters. George, May and Laura Crossan.

She was a member of the Doddsville Presbyterian Church as long as that church existed, was a loyal and faithful member. She was also affliliated with the Industry Tri-State lodge.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  George Franklin Archer (1860 - 1925)
 
 Children:
  John Francis Archer (1903 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Doddsville Cemetery
Doddsville
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Skeety
Record added: Jun 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91708751
Martha Mattie <i>Crossan</i> Archer
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