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William Oscar Matzger
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1849
Benton County
Oregon, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1917
Columbia County
Washington, USA

Son of William and Abigail (ALLEN) Matzger...Married 19 Sep 19,1872 to Mary S. RANKIN..."fell to the floor of bath room at the residence of his son, Jesse Matzger, and before he was placed on a bed he expired. Mr.Matzger has been suffering from high blood pressure for some time, and while he has been growing weaker steadily he was apparently in his usual health when he arose Thursday, and his sudden death is a shock to the whole community, for he was everyone's friend and all were his friends"...Came with parents in 1871/72 to the area...succeeded his father as post teacher, photographer and editor of the Inlander...Father of Jesse, Tracy, and Frank...Obit Columbia Chronicle, Dayton WA, 30 June 1917, Front Page, Column 4-5 
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  William Matzger (1819 - 1883)
Dayton City Cemetery
Columbia County
Washington, USA
Maintained by: Ann Koch
Originally Created by: Betty from OR
Record added: Oct 19, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5856058
William Oscar Matzger
Added by: Betty from OR
William Oscar Matzger
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 Added: May. 6, 2008

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