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Martha Dixon Banister
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1841
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1918
Ellensburg
Kittitas County
Washington, USA


OBIT:

Mrs. Martha Elizabeth Banister died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. E. J. Dixon, 500 Capital Avenue, this morning at 8 o'clock at the age of 86 years [October 7, 1918].

Mrs. Banister was born March 31, 1841, in Illinois, coming to Kittitas Valley 34 years ago. She is survived by her husband, Newell Banister, and three daughters, Mrs. Elwood Dixon and Mrs. Sarah McEwen of Ellensburg and Mrs. Belle Lewis of Cowiche and a son, Lyndon Banister, of Tieton.

The funeral services will be held at the home of Mrs. Elwood Dixon tomorrow afternoon at 2:30. Rev. Young will preach the sermon.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Dixon (1806 - 1856)
  Sarah Cadwallader Dixon (1804 - 1871)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Newell Banister (1831 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Agnes Banister McEwen (1870 - 1962)*
  Melinda Banister Dixon (1872 - 1964)*
  Mamie Banister Smith (1874 - 1901)*
  Martha Belle Banister Lewis (1878 - 1971)*
  Lyndon Newell Banister (1885 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wesley Dixon (1829 - 1917)*
  Malinda Grewell Dixon Wigle (1830 - 1916)*
  Isaac C Dixon (1834 - 1846)*
  Mary A. Dixon Hardesty (1838 - 1921)*
  Martha Dixon Banister (1841 - 1918)
  Sarah Hannah Dixon Cross (1843 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Ellensburg
Kittitas County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Shelli Steedman
Record added: Sep 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11797685
Martha <i>Dixon</i> Banister
Added by: Shelli Steedman
 
 
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- Marian and Richard--Rest in Peace
 Added: Feb. 18, 2011

- Shelli Steedman
 Added: Apr. 28, 2010

- Elizabeth Reed
 Added: Sep. 22, 2005
 
 
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