|Birth: ||May 2, 1849|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 1932|
Mary Ellen (Horner) Root-
The second wife of Royal Merit Root, Mary Ellen was the daughter of James and Margaret(Anderson) Root they married in Peoria Illinois on February 23, 1871, they had these known children, 3 infants died at birth, May Dellen, Rose Ann, Charlie, Harley and Marvin, Mary is buried at the Lefler Cemetery in Vernon County beside her husband Royal and two children Harley and Marvin.
First wife Emmaline (Burkhalter,) married February 25, 1867,they had one child Emma D., Emmaline died June 15, 1870 in Illinois.She is buried at the Uniontown Cemetery in Illinois.
Emma's parents were Joseph Burkhalter and Mary Ann Huffman.
Royal Merit Root (1842 - 1928)
May Dellen Root Ryan (1874 - 1974)*
Harley Root (1884 - 1958)*
Charley H. Root (1884 - 1959)*
Marvin Root (1887 - 1888)*
Created by: Robert & Dolly
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
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