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Matilda Jane Cross Dehority
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Birth: Nov. 19, 1833
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1907
East Peoria
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA

Obituary-Peoria Star-Wednesday, January 11th, 1907

DEHORITY-Mrs. Matilda J. wife of Avery F. Dehority at the Cottage hospital, Jan. 10th, 8 a. m., after a lingering illness, age 73 years, 1 month and 22 days. Funeral Saturday afternoon at 1 o'clock from her daughter's residence, Mrs. John Crombie, 303 Hillyer Place, thence to M. E. church, East Peoria, 3 o'clock. Friends invited to attend.

She had 4 sisters and was orphaned and adopted by the Alexander Mooberry Family. She taught school until she was 18 and married Avery Fay Dehority on September 19th, 1860 in Columbus, Ohio.

After they married, they immigrated to Tazewell County, Illinois. They had five children, Alexander Curtis Dehority, Olive Belle Dehority Crombie, James Howard Dehority, Opal May Dehority Reichelderfer, and Oura "Oma" Dell Dehority Dolan. 
 
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 Parents:
  Alexander Mooberry (1796 - 1884)
  Margaret Williams Mooberry (1799 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Avery Fay Dehority (1833 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Alexander Curtis Dehority (1861 - 1937)*
  Olive Belle Dehority Crombie (1863 - 1953)*
  James Howard Dehority (1866 - 1896)*
  Opal May Dehority Reichelderfer (1869 - 1939)*
  Oma Dell Dehority Dolan (1872 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fon du Lac Township Cemetery
East Peoria
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Amelia Christy
Record added: Feb 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24908609
Matilda Jane <i>Cross</i> Dehority
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Matilda Jane <i>Cross</i> Dehority
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Matilda Jane <i>Cross</i> Dehority
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 Added: Oct. 2, 2011
 
 
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