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Esther Q Brown Reckard
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1821
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1905
Madison County
Nebraska, USA

Daughter of--
James Brown 1789 NY -1846 Ohio
Zipporah Baker Brown 1791 NY- Nov 1852 NY (Buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York, PLOT: Section 83, Lot 1297)


On 18 Oct 1838 in Marietta, Washington, Ohio, Esther (age 17) jointed in marriage with Alvin Reckard (1817-1882), Reverend Ludwell Petty performed the wedding ceremony.

--------->>>>>SPECIAL NOTE:<<<<<----------
There are duplicate findagrave memorials for her spouse Alvin Reckard (a request to merge these duplicates was submitted on 2 AUG 2013 to "Created by: Dave"--

(a) duplicate
Created by: Dave
Record added: Jun 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14495611

(b) duplicate
Created by: Dave
Record added: Jun 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14495629


There were 8 children from this marriage (list is a work in progress)--

Mary Elizabeth Reckard Davenport 1839 1917
Francis Brown "Frank" Reckard 1841 1918
James Leonard Reckard 1843
William Lewis Reckard 1846 1921
George Woodbridge Reckard 1850
Margaret Ella Reckard Sharpless 1854 1921
Joseph Alvin Reckard 1860
Nathan Fawcett Reckard 1865


The "Norfolk Daily News", Norfolk, Madison County, Nebraska, USA, printed obit on 17 Nov 1905, page 4; and notice of funeral on 18 Nov 1905, page 4.


Death and Burial--
Passed away in the home of her daughter Mary at 1:00 am 17 Nov 1905, succumbing to old age disability after having grown weaker and weaker the last six weeks.

The funeral was held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, 18 Nov 1905, in the home of her daughter Mary Reckard Davenport, at North Ninth Street, Norfolk, Nebraska. The services were attended by Family and friends, with Reverend J. F. Boucher of the Methodist Episcopal Church in charge of services. Interment was in the Prospect Hill Cemetery on 18 Nov 1905.

Family links: 
  Zipporah Baker Brown (1791 - 1852)
  Alvin Reckard (1817 - 1882)
  Mary Elizabeth Reckard Davenport (1839 - 1917)*
  Francis Brown Reckard (1841 - 1918)*
  William Lewis Reckard (1846 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Madison County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Record added: Aug 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115057852
Esther Q <i>Brown</i> Reckard
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Esther Q <i>Brown</i> Reckard
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Dear Esther Brown Reckard, In Remembrance [Family connection through my maternal lineage]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Aug. 8, 2013

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