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Mary Ann Segrist Seymour
Birth: Aug. 15, 1854
Wauseon
Fulton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1932
Empire
Stanislaus County
California, USA

Wife of Jonas Seymour(1854-1933). Mother of Dorothy Seymour(1877-1900), and Ira Seymour(1882-1966). Mary Ann was a very kind woman with a talent for baking pies. Mary loved animals and named every one of the chickens on the farm. She also had a passion for singing. She was the second eldest child born to John and Christiana Segrist, Christiana died in 1867. John and Christiana had six children total. Afterwards John remarried Lucinda Bowman, and had four more children. John lived with Mary's brother Theodore Segrist after Lucinda Segrist died in 1891. John died in 1918. Mary Ann married Jonas Seymour in 1877. Their daughter Dorothy was born in 1877, son Ira in 1882. Dorothy died of a broken heart in 1900. In 1919 the Seymour family left Ohio and headed for California. They purchased the township of Balico. Due to problems finding ways to irigate the family lost everything. Mary Ann was the rock of her family. She died in 1932. The only person living that remembers her is her great-granddaughter Velura. Velura was five when Mary Ann died, but she still remembers her pies. A clock that hung in her Kitchen now resides at the home of her great-grandson Michael. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Barnhart Segrist (1823 - 1918)
  Christiana Dorothea Lautenschlager Segrist (1832 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Jonas Hartman Seymour (1854 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Dorothea Estelle Seymour (1877 - 1900)*
  Ira John Seymour (1882 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amanda Segrist Yaney (1852 - 1899)*
  Mary Ann Segrist Seymour (1854 - 1932)
  William Henry Segrist (1856 - 1929)*
  George Segrist (1857 - 1901)*
  John Edward Segrist (1859 - 1930)*
  Agnes Dorothea Segrist Ruppert (1864 - 1906)*
  Ellen Susan Segrist Nye (1869 - 1931)**
  Theodore Segrist (1870 - 1957)**
  Frederick Andrew Segrist (1872 - 1949)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Turlock Memorial Park
Turlock
Stanislaus County
California, USA
 
Created by: The Perplexed Historian
Record added: Aug 04, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9268812
Mary Ann <i>Segrist</i> Seymour
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