|Birth: ||Feb. 22, 1830|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 1910|
Rachel Eliza (Powers) Finley 1830-1910
Rachel Eliza Powers was born February 22, 1830 in Tennessee. Her father's first name is unknown at this time, but her mother's name was Patience, as stated in the 1870 census, where Patience was living with her daughter and son-in-law.
Rachel married William H. Finley on June 10, 1848 in Henry county, Tennessee.
They became the parents to six children; William Thomas Finley, James F. Finley, Francish Matisha "Fannie" (Finley) Wisehart, John H. Finley, Joshua "Josh" Finley and Henry Lacurges Finley.
After the death of her husband in Kentucky, Rachael moved to Wallowa county, Oregon with her adult children and lived with her son, John, while her son, Henry, lived next door.
Rachel passed away August 23, 1910 in the town of Wallowa, in Wallowa county, Oregon, due to Bronchopneumonia, at the age of 80 years old.
She was laid to rest August 23, 1910 in the Wallowa Cemetery, located outside the city limits of Wallowa, in Wallowa County, Oregon.
William Finley (1826 - ____)
William Thomas Finley (1854 - 1931)*
Frances Matisha Finley Wisehart (1861 - 1946)*
John H Finley (1866 - 1943)*
Joshua Finley (1869 - 1954)*
Henry Lacurges Finley (1873 - 1955)*
Maintained by: Michelle Drayton Fisher
Originally Created by: CA Croft
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
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