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Magnolia "Maggie" Selby Colwell
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Birth: 1888
Death: Sep. 10, 1955
Pasadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Daughter of William & Sarah (Heberling) Selby. Wife of Allen Douglass Colwell.

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Sept. 1955
Peoria Journal Star


Magnolia Colwell Dead at Age 86

Mrs. Magnolia Colwell, 86, formerly of 1017 E. McClure Ave. and Princeville, died at 6:45 p.m. Saturday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Joseph W. Finn, 1388 N. Coolidge Ave., Pasadena, Calif. Mrs. Colwell had made her home there for the last 18 months.
Born at Princeville Nov. 30, 1868, she was the daughter of William and Sarah Heberling Selby. She was married to Douglas Colwell at Princeville in 1890. He died at Wyoming in 1911.
Surviving are 4 daughters, Mrs. Fay Johnson of St. Louis, Mo., Mrs. Blanche Wynne of Tuscumbia, Ala., Mrs. Gladys Harsch of Peoria and Mrs. Finn of Pasadena, Calif.; three son, Paul H. Colwell, Eric S. Colwell and Allen D. Colwell, all of Peoria; 10 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. One daughter, Mrs. Jeanne Hodges died in July, 1954. Two sisters and one brother also precede her in death.
Funeral services will be held her at the Guass Mortuary at 1 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Richard W. Knost of First Universalist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Princeville Cemetery.
Friends may call at the mortuary from 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday
 
 
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 Parents:
  William G Selby (1834 - 1892)
  Sarah Ann Heberling Selby (1834 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Allen Douglass Colwell (1860 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Paul Howard Colwell (1892 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary E Selby Pratt (1858 - 1883)*
  Ida M Selby Fast (1860 - 1923)*
  John W Selby (1864 - 1864)*
  Magnolia Selby Colwell (1888 - 1955)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Princeville Township Cemetery
Princeville
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Div E, Row 9, Lot 177
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Oct 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22076377
Magnolia Maggie <i>Selby</i> Colwell
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