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Melissa J Holliday Anderson
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1846
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1926
Chapin
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of Charles Lemon & Margaret P Taylor Holliday, wife of James A Anderson

MRS. MELISSA ANDERSON DIES

Special to The State Journal.
Jacksonville, July 4, -- Mrs. Melissa J. Anderson, 79, prominent lifetime resident of Morgan county, died at 10 o'clock this morning at the home of her son, Alfred Anderson, one and one-hald miles west of Chapin, following a long illness.
Mrs. Anderson was born Sept. 19, 1847, a daughter of Charlees and Margaret Holliday. She was married to James Anderson when a young girl. He preceded her in death twenty-five years ago. She was a member of Chapin M. E. church.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Ella Drake, Chapin; one son, Alfred; and the following brothers and sisters; Willis Holliday, of this city; J. G. Holliday, Chapin; Mrs. Annie Rand, of Missouri; Mrs. Margaret Moody, Chapin, and Mrs. E. D. Funk, Chapin.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the home of her son, Rev. J. F. Langton officiating. Interment at Chapin. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Lemon Holliday (1820 - 1897)
  Margaret P Taylor Holliday (1822 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  James A Anderson (1846 - 1901)
 
 Children:
  Ella E Anderson Drake (1873 - 1943)*
  Alfred Anderson (1875 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Agnes Letia Holliday Bonebreak (1841 - 1926)*
  Mary Susan Holliday Anderson (1843 - 1926)*
  Sarah Laura Holliday Lamb (1844 - 1931)*
  Melissa J Holliday Anderson (1846 - 1926)
  James Blair Holliday (1848 - 1932)*
  Willard Walter Holliday (1853 - 1934)*
  Fannie Belle Holliday Williams (1855 - 1920)*
  Ada F Holliday Funk (1857 - 1948)*
  Margaret T Holliday Moody (1860 - 1959)*
  Anna Katie Holliday (1863 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
HIS WIFE
 
Burial:
Chapin Cemetery
Chapin
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Cheryl Behrend
Record added: May 31, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8854414
Melissa J <i>Holliday</i> Anderson
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Melissa J <i>Holliday</i> Anderson
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Melissa J <i>Holliday</i> Anderson
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