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Frances Purcell (Pursel) Butler
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1860
Pickaway County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1923
Livingston County
Missouri, USA

Frances Purcell (Pursel) Butler, was the daughter of Eli Purcell (Pursel), of NJ, and Jane Thompson-Purcell, of OH. She was the sister of Lanson, Martha, Eugene, Nancy (Swan), Sarah (Swan), Daniel W., George M., John H., and Ida. She married Sylvester Butler, and was the mother of C. H. Butler, informant on her MO death certificate. Her brother Daniel Webster Pursel moved to Webster county, MO, where there are many descendants today. Her brother George died of a self inflicted gunshot wound. Her brothers Lanson and Eugene stayed in the Chillicothe area as did she. Her sister Sarah married Benjamin Swan. Her sister Martha also married (Swan)but has not been traced. Her brother John Homer died in 1942, after Ida in 1936. Frances Pursel Butler died of cerebral apoplexy/stroke. May Frances rest in peace beside her husband sylvester in Edgewood Cem., near her parents and other relatives. 
Family links: 
  Eli Pursel Purcell (1822 - 1907)
  Jane Pursel Thompson Purcell (1824 - 1905)
  Sylvester Butler (1857 - 1933)*
  Lula Faye Butler Lang (1895 - 1922)*
  Lanson Purcell (1847 - 1905)*
  Eugene Purcell (1851 - 1917)*
  William Pursel (1852 - 1852)*
  Sarah Pursel Swan (1854 - 1879)*
  Daniel W. Pursel (1855 - 1931)*
  George M. Pursel (1857 - 1919)*
  Frances Purcell (Pursel) Butler (1860 - 1923)
  Ida Pursel Pursell (1864 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Edgewood Cemetery
Livingston County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Genealogist
Record added: Apr 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69134334
Frances <i>Purcell (Pursel)</i> Butler
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Frances <i>Purcell (Pursel)</i> Butler
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