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Sadie M. Osborne
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1888
Port Jefferson
Shelby County
Ohio, USA
Death: 1940
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Sadie was active at the Grace Methodist Episcopal Church as a deaconess and worked as a policewoman for the city of Indianapolis. She was among the very first women hired by the police to specifically work with women. Sadie never married, she owned a house on Johnson Ave. in the Irvington area and did much work among the poor in the city. Sadie died of cancer in 1940. 
 
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 Parents:
  David Louis Osborne (1848 - 1942)
  Marzella Jane Warbington Osborne (1857 - 1918)
 
 Siblings:
  Rollin J Osborne (1880 - 1964)**
  Martha Grace Osborne Flucawa (1887 - 1954)*
  Sadie M. Osborne (1888 - 1940)
  Pearl Jane Osborne LaFara (1893 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Buried 31 Jan 1940
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec: 56, Lot: 244
 
Created by: BarbLaFara
Record added: Jan 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64883736
Sadie M. Osborne
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Sadie M. Osborne
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Sadie M. Osborne
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One of the original policewomen of Indianapolis, appointed June 15, 1918. She retired December 29, 1926.
- P R P
 Added: Apr. 27, 2015
 
 
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