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Margaretta Law Van Horn
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Birth: Apr. 2, 1840
Howard County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1918
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Tombstone transcription:
Margaretta Law Van Horn
Widow of Thaddeus D. Van Horn
Died Jun 3, 1918, Aged 78 yrs. 2 mos. 1 day

Margareta Law was the second wife of Thaddeus Damascus Van Horn. They married August 12, 1856, in St. Pauls Church in New Orleans. Margaretta and TD had 10 children (4 of which are buried in this family tomb).

We believe that Margaretta Law's father was Richard Horton Law, born ca 1793 in England, died ca 1846 in Missouri. Her mother was Mary Ann (nee Simmonds) Law-Leland-Burlingson, born Jul 16, 1809, Linton, Kent, England, and died Feb 7, 1875, No. 5 Vernon Place, Bloomsbury Square, London, Middlesex, England.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Thaddeus Damascus Van Horn (1820 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  William Law Van Horn (1857 - 1897)*
  Addie Blonde Van Horn Hundley (1860 - 1924)*
  Belle Randolph Van Horn (1863 - 1946)*
  Anna Gertrude Van Horn Cooney (1866 - 1903)*
  Margareta Pearle Van Horn Davis (1868 - 1903)*
  Thaddeus Dreux Van Horn (1870 - 1936)*
  Oliver Herbert Van Horn (1872 - 1949)*
  Albert Cornelius Van Horn (1876 - 1932)*
  Elmore Russell Van Horn (1878 - 1891)*
  Mignonette Rutledge Van Horn Peters (1881 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lafayette Cemetery Number 1
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Square 4, Lot 15
 
Maintained by: Larry Van Horn
Originally Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
Record added: Sep 16, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11758951
Margaretta <i>Law</i> Van Horn
Added by: Larry Van Horn
 
Margaretta <i>Law</i> Van Horn
Added by: Larry Van Horn
 
Margaretta <i>Law</i> Van Horn
Added by: Larry Van Horn
 
 
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Rest in peace grandmother Margaretta. You have not been forgotten by your family. We have now joined you with your mother Mary Ann Simmonds. Your 3rd great grandson.
- Larry Van Horn
 Added: Jan. 12, 2012
 
 
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