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Mary E. Oller Downs
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1811
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1872
Shelby County
Illinois, USA

w/o Daniel Downs - 61 yrs. 2 mos. 23 da.

Mary Eve Oller was born in Franklington, Franklin County, Ohio August 13, 1811 the daughter of John Oller and Catherine Hess Oller. She married Samuel Sponge on her 18th birthday, August 13, 1829. They were the parents of 3 children Catherine, who died at about the age of 10 months, Uriah and Susan. Samuel Sponge died of tuberculosis October 14, 1834.

Mary Eve Oller Sponge, widow, then married Daniel Downs of Delaware County, Ohio on June 26, 1836. Daniel and Mary relocated to a farm about twelve miles from Shelbyville, Illinois. They were the parents of six children. Mary died November 8, 1872 at the age of 61 years, 2 months and 23 days in Shelby County, Illinois and is buried in Henton Cemetery which is located just outside the Village of Henton.
(Above information was provided by Contributor Willis Oller) 
Family links: 
  John Oller (1786 - 1838)
  Catherine Hess Oller (1790 - 1874)
  Daniel Downs (1812 - 1884)
  Samuel J. Downs (1843 - 1907)*
  Mary E. Oller Downs (1811 - 1872)
  Susanna A. Oller Johnston (1814 - 1878)*
  Henry Hess Oller (1818 - 1893)*
  John H. Oller (1820 - 1857)*
  David C. Oller (1824 - 1863)*
*Calculated relationship
Henton Cemetery
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Lois and Daughters
Record added: Jul 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73179708
Mary E. <i>Oller</i> Downs
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Mary E. <i>Oller</i> Downs
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