|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1845|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 1925|
Mrs. Margaret Areford, wife of John Areford, died at their home in Carmichaels, Friday, April 3, 1925, aged 71 years. She was a daughter of Andrew McClelland and Elizabeth (Thompson) McClelland, deceased, and was born July 14, 1845, in Cumberland township, where she spent her entire life. Mrs. Areford was a member of the Presbyterian Church and was highly esteemed. Beside her husband, she leaves four children, George Areford of Morgantown; Walter M. Areford of Waynesburg; John C. Areford, Jr. of Carmichaels; and Mrs. Viola Walters also of Carmichaels. Three children are deceased. Seventeen grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren also survive. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Glades Church. Interment in the Glades Cemetery.
(Wayesburg Republican April 9, 1925)
This newspaper has her listed as Margaret - her name was Mary Ellen McClelland Areford. Her headstone has her year of birth as 1846.
John Calvin Areford (1844 - 1927)
John C. Areford (1867 - 1952)*
Anna E. Areford Waters (1871 - 1914)*
Bertha Viola Areford Walters (1881 - 1973)*
Plot: Side A Row 8 Sec 9
Created by: Shelley McMinn Anderson
Record added: Sep 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97394273