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Mary Ellen Frederick Appleton
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1853
Franconia
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 18, 1931
Sawtelle
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Mary Ellen was born to Benneville "Benjamin" and Hannah Boyer Frederick in Franconia, Montgomery Co., PA. Her siblings were William Harry & Elizabeth Lillian "Lillie" Frederick. Mother Hannah died about 1854. Benneville "Benjamin" then married Maria Anna Eckler of Pine Grove, Schuylkill Co., PA. on July 25, 1856 in Pine Grove. Benjamin, Mary Ann and the three children located to South Bend, IN where several of her sisters were already living. Benjamin and Mary Ann became the parents of George W Frederick in 1858. On the 12th of May 1861 - Benjamin enlisted in the Civil War - Reporting to Camp Ellis in Goshen, Indiana. Unfortunately - He died of Typhoid Fever "In Camp" at Clear Creek, MS. He was interred at Corinth National Cemetery. Mary Ann was left to raise the four children. Mary Ellen Frederick was wed to Claude Clark Appleton on May 8, 1869 in South Bend, St.Joseph Co., IN. - They became the parents of Eleven Children - namely: Ida, Archibald "Archie", Cora, Bert, Georgianna, Dora, Richard Adolphus, Olive Appleton Pond Crimp, Mabel, Grace and LeRoy Appleton. Claude "Clark" was employed as a Carriage Painter in South Bend, DesMoines, Iowa, Rockford and Joliet, Illinois. They spent their final days in Los Angeles, CA. Claude passed away at the Soldier's Home in Los Angeles on August 15, 1928 - Followed by Internment at Los Angeles National Cemetery. Mary Ellen Frederick Appleton passed away on May 18, 1931. She is buried next to "Clark". Submitted by Cousin - Anita (Eckler/Frederick Family) Rodgers. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Benneville Frederick (1827 - 1862)
  Mary Ann Eckler Frederick (1823 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Claude Clark Appleton (1847 - 1928)
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Lillian Frederick Hawver (1848 - 1925)**
  William Harry Frederick (1850 - 1935)**
  Mary Ellen Frederick Appleton (1853 - 1931)
  George W Frederick (1858 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: 34V, 28 RL
 
Maintained by: Anita Rodgers
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3685770
Mary Ellen <i>Frederick</i> Appleton
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Mary Ellen <i>Frederick</i> Appleton
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 Added: Oct. 16, 2008
 
 
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