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Ella Letitia Merriweather Post
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1852
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1912
District Of Columbia, USA

Ella is the mother of Marjorie Meriwether Post.

Ella Meriwether Post
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, California)
October 23, 1912

Mrs. Post Dead
Lifeless Body of Battle Creek Man's Divorced Wife Is Found Dead in Her Room
(By Direct Wire to The Times.)
Washington Bureau of The Times, Oct. 22--(Exclusive Dispatch.)

Mrs. Ella Meriwether Post, divorced wife of C.W. Post of Battle Creek, Mich., was found dead, this morning, at the home of a friend she was visiting in this city. Mrs. Post was a native of Illinois and has been divorced about eight years. She had been living in New York but came to Washington on a visit last Friday.

Last night with her friends, Mrs. Post attended a theatrical performance and upon returning to her host's home, indulged in a light supper, retiring about 1 o'clock. Shortly after 9 this morning when Mrs. Post did not respond to calls on her door, her room was entered and she was found dead. A physician was summoned but he said she had been extinct several hours.

A married daughter, Mrs. E. B. Close of Greenwich, Ct., has been summoned.

Aged: 62 Years 
 
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 Parents:
  John Hood Merriweather (1808 - 1863)
  Elizabeth Hummel Merriweather (1813 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles William Post (1854 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Marjorie Merriweather Post (1887 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Maria R. Merriweather (____ - 1856)*
  William Henry Harrison Merriweather (1838 - 1898)*
  James Hood Merriweather (1844 - 1912)*
  John Hood Merriweather (1846 - 1912)*
  Ella Letitia Merriweather Post (1852 - 1912)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 11, 81
 
Maintained by: The Meriwether Society, ...
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Dec 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31891688
Ella Letitia <i>Merriweather</i> Post
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- Ryan Curtis
 Added: Sep. 13, 2014

- Pasha
 Added: Feb. 10, 2014
Rest in peace Mrs. Post.
- Don MacBeth
 Added: Oct. 26, 2012
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