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Mariah Ellen Crumbaker Stickler
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1852
Linton Mills
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1937
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Child of William Armstead Crumbaker and Margaret Piper and wife of William Stickler. Known as Maria.

Married on April 16, 1874 in Selma, McLean County, Illinois.

Children: Margaret Ellen

Obituary from the Illinois newspaper dated January 1937:

Mrs. William Stickler, a life long resident of this vicinity, passed away at her home in Lexington, Friday, January 9, 1937, after a long illness.

Mrs. Stickler was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Crumbaker and was born east of Lexington* November 18, 1852. She was married to William Stickler April 16, 1874, and spent her entire life in this vicinity. They were the parents of one daughter, Margaret, who died at the age of 21 in 1896. Mr. Stickler died April 15, 1931.

Surviving are two brothers, Oliver Crumbaker, who is now critically ill in his home in Cropsey and Jonas of Washington and two sisters, Mrs. Margaret Lawrence of Winlock, Washington, and Mrs. Sarah Smith of Albion, Nebraska. There are also several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Stickler served as assistant postmaster 16 years, 1898 to 1914, during the time Mr. Stickler was postmaster. She was an active member of the Methodist Episcopal church.

Funeral services were held from the Musselman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Monday, conducted by the Reverend T. Reighton Jones. Mrs. W. A. McCully sang, accompanied by Lewis Magill. Pall bearers were W. A. McCully, George Crum, J. L. Vawter, George Malcom, Forest Bodkin and F. W. Wald.

Burial was made in the Lexington cemetery.

* census records show she was born in Ohio
Family links: 
  William Armstead Crumbaker (1822 - 1901)
  Margaret Piper Crumbaker (1822 - 1902)
  William Stickler (1847 - 1931)
  Margaret Ellen Stickler (1875 - 1896)*
  Elizabeth Crumbaker (1844 - 1844)*
  John Henry Crumbaker (1845 - 1910)*
  Marion Victor Crumbaker (1847 - 1926)*
  Sarah Catherine Crumbaker Smith (1849 - 1937)*
  Oliver Mitchell Crumbaker (1850 - 1937)*
  Mariah Ellen Crumbaker Stickler (1852 - 1937)
  Samuel William Crumbaker (1854 - 1931)*
  Jonas Allen Crumbaker (1856 - 1940)*
  Margaret J. Crumbaker Wilson (1863 - 1947)*
  Ellen Alice Crumbaker Wilson (1864 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship
Lexington Cemetery
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Cathleen Jacobsen
Record added: Feb 04, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8349095
Mariah Ellen <i>Crumbaker</i> Stickler
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Mariah Ellen <i>Crumbaker</i> Stickler
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