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Mary Ellen Green Schwem
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Birth: May 9, 1868
Apple River
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 22, 1909
Kampeska
Codington County
South Dakota, USA

BRIEF SKETCH OF LIFE OF MRS. C. G. SCHWEM DECEASED

Miss Mary E. Green was born at Apple River, IL, May 9, 1868, and died in Richland, S.D., May 22, 1909. From early childhood she resided on a farm near Tripoli, IA., until she was united in marriage to C.G. Schwem on December 27, 1888. Eight years after their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Schwem came to Codington County, S.D., and lived here until the time of the death of Mrs. Schwem.

The departed leaves a husband and six daughters to mourn her death, and her father and numerous other relatives, who reside in Iowa. She was a devoted wife and a fond and loving mother, and always ready to help one in the time of need. In the midst of a profusion of flowers whe was laid to rest at Mount Hope cemetery.

Published in Codington County, S.D., newspaper, It is unknown the name and date of the publication. The newspaper information is provided by Mary J. Lohr, Ames, IA. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Green (1839 - 1923)
  Mary Moxley Green (1842 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles G. Schwem (1865 - 1952)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Daughter Schwem (1890 - 1890)*
  Rosa I. Schwem Sommer (1894 - 1977)*
  Nevada Schwem (1902 - 2005)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Ellen Green Schwem (1868 - 1909)
  Agnes Catherine Greene Fiedler (1879 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Watertown
Codington County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Dave & Pam Jindrich
Record added: Jun 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92689231
Mary Ellen <i>Green</i> Schwem
Added by: Dave & Pam Jindrich
 
Mary Ellen <i>Green</i> Schwem
Added by: Dave & Pam Jindrich
 
Mary Ellen <i>Green</i> Schwem
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