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Marie Christine Olsen Alston
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Birth: Jun. 10, 1879
Koosharem
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1929
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Obituary ~ Deseret News, Thursday, July 18, 1929, Page 5, Col. 5

"Mrs. Marie Alston Dies at Hospital ~ Mrs. Marie Christine Olsen Alston, wife of Christopher Alston, died Thursday at a local hospital following a brief illness. She was born in Koosharem, Piute county, June 10, 1879, a daughter of Hans Jacob and Meren Carine Neilson Olsen.

During her entire life she has been an active and faithful member of the Church. She was formerly president of the Y.L.M.I.A. of the Twelfth-Thirteenth ward. She was a member of the Salt Lake temple women ordiance workers under the direction of Mrs. George F. Richards. She had also been active in ward Relief society and genealogical work.

Surviving are her husband, and the following sons: Christopher James Alston, and Bishop Clifford M. Alston, Salt Lake; Howard V. Alston, of Park City, superintendent of schools for the Summit county district; and Clinton Alston of Denver, and her brother, Hyrum J. Olsen of Salt Lake. The body is at the Deseret Mortuary pending funeral arrangements."

Funeral Services Announcement: Deseret News, Friday, July 19, 1929, Page 6, Col. 6
"Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Ninth ward chapel."

 
 
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  Christopher Alston (1853 - 1930)
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: U-13-1-3E
 
Created by: Susan
Record added: Oct 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43190621
Marie Christine <i>Olsen</i> Alston
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Marie Christine <i>Olsen</i> Alston
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