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Mary Ratcliff Andrews
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1807
Virginia, USA
Death: May 14, 1880
Iowa, USA

In 1880 Mary Ratcliff Andrews died and was buried in the Prairieville Cemetery, across the road from their farm. The weather and roads were very bad that spring, and Mary told her sons not to try to bury her beside her husband at Bangor. It was about 18 miles away and would have been a terrible trip under the existing conditions. The Prairieville Cemetery was close and many other Friends (Quakers) were buried there.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Daniel Andrews (1803 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  James Andrews (1845 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
GRAVESTONE: "Relic of" means widow of. Also, Hand of God plucking a link of a chain represents God bringing a soul unto himself.
 
Burial:
Prairieville Cemetery
Marshall County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Cynthia
Record added: Aug 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74274139
Mary <i>Ratcliff</i> Andrews
Added by: Cynthia
 
Mary <i>Ratcliff</i> Andrews
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Added by: Gerhardt Leffler
 
 
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- Cynthia
 Added: Dec. 28, 2011
 
 
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