She attended school in Garden Grove, and taught in Decatur Co. for a number of years. Early in life she joined the Christian Church. !Marriage is from Marriage Certificate at the Decatur County Court House, Vol. 6 1895-1898 p.209 and Marrige Register B 1894-1902. They were married at the Bride's parents house, and was the 1st marriage for both of them. !Death is from Death records at the Decatur County Court House. Vol.4 1948-1964. p.489. She died at the Community Hospital in Clarinda and the information was given by Warren. She is buried in row 20 of the Palestine Cem.