|Birth: ||Sep. 4, 1866|
|Death: ||Sep. 29, 1941|
Ethel Adelle Ferguson, daughter of Elijah and Marianne "Mary" Quinche Ferguson, married Benjamin Alexander Allison on 3 July 1884 in Leavenworth, Kansas.
This couple had seven children, six girls & one son. They were all born in McPherson, Kansas.
Ethel Adelle b. 23 Apr 1885
Edith Mary b. 04 Oct 1887
Carrie Elizabeth "Bess" b. 1889
Vera Ruth b. 30 Nov 1890
Maurine D. b. 26 Feb 1894
Marianne b. 11 Dec 1899
John Benjamin b. 2 Aug 1902
Obit: McPherson Daily Republican Sept. 29, 1941
"Mrs. B.A. Allison 79, a resident of McPherson and McPherson county for 59 years, died at her home at 220 South Walnut at 3;30 o'clock this morning. She had been ill for some time.
Mrs. Allison was born Sept. 4, 1863 in Leavenworth , daughter of Elijah and Marianne Ferguson. She attended school at Kansas university and at Ottawa university and came to McPherson county 59 years ago as a teacher. She taught school both in Windom and in Lindsborg. She was married to Benjamin A. Allison, July 3, 1885, in Leavenworth. Her husband preceded her in death May 14, 1930.
Mrs. Allison is survived by six daughters, Mrs. Paul Jesberg, Los Angeles, Calif.; Mrs. Amos Hawkinson, Larned; Mrs. W.C. Huntington, Urbana, Ill.; Mrs. Frank O'Bannon, Claremore, Okla.; Mrs Dean Metcalf, Fresno, Calif, and Mrs. H. C. Allen, Lawrence, Kas.; one son, John B. Allison, McPherson, and one sister, Mrs. Joe Welch, McLouthm, Kas.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Congregational church. Rev. Bryant Drake, officiating. Interment will be in McPherson cemetery."
Benjamin Alexander Allison (1853 - 1930)
Ethel Adelle Allison Allen (1885 - 1967)*
Edith Mary Allison Jesberg (1886 - 1963)*
Carrie Elizabeth Allison Hawkinson (1888 - 1974)*
Ruth Vera Allison Huntington (1890 - 1977)*
Dorothy Maurine Allison O'Bannon (1894 - 1975)*
Marianne Allison Mayers Metcalf (1899 - 1977)*
John Benjamin Allison (1902 - 1977)*
Plot: Block 44 Lot 20
Created by: Bette Keene Scavone
Record added: Sep 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42218292
May you rest in peace.|
Added: Oct. 27, 2009
You are remembered.|
Added: Sep. 26, 2009
Rest in peace Delle.|
Bette Keene Scavone
Added: Sep. 21, 2009