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Olive Meyra Baker Holbrook
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Birth: Feb. 11, 1862
Death: Sep. 26, 1947

Olive was born in Walnut Lake Twp., Faribault Co., MN to Abijah Baker and Laura Waite. She was the mother of Sybil Holbrook Buckholtz, Frederick, Clarence, Nile, Lela, Frankie, Richard, Gay, & Belmont Holbrook. She died in Nicollet Co., MN.

MRS. HOLBROOK, 85, SOUTH BEND DIES; FUNERAL MONDAY
Mrs. Olive M. Holbrook, 85 of South Bend Township, died in a local hospital Friday.
She was born in Wells, MN in 1862. She and A.W. Holbrook were married 65 years ago in Albert Lea where she lived several years. After living in Norfolk, NE and Zahl, ND, she came to Mankato in 1935. Surviving are five sons, C.C. Holbrook, Billings, MT, R.S. Holbrook, Helena, MT, G. L. Holbrook Great Falls, MT, BB. Holbrook, Marmouth, ND, and N.H. Holbrook, Mankato. Also 29 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren.
Her only daughter, Mrs. Sybil Buckholtz, died 2 years ago. One son, Frederick, died 30 years ago. Mrs. Holbrook was a member of the Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. from the Kelly-Johnson-Bowman funeral home, with Rev. Raymond Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Minneapolis* beside her husband who died ten years ago.
*Minneopa. Mankato Free Press 27 Apr 1947
 
 
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 Parents:
  Abijah Baker (1833 - 1878)
  Laura Wait Baker (1839 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert Warren Holbrook (1857 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Sybil Lenora Holbrook Buckholtz (1883 - 1945)*
  Frederick Roy Holbrook (1884 - 1918)*
  Clarence Collins Holbrook (1886 - 1955)*
  Nile Harold Holbrook (1889 - 1956)*
  Richard Steven Holbrook (1894 - 1974)*
  Gay Lowe Holbrook (1897 - 1991)*
  Belmont Holbrook (1902 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Baker (1860 - 1936)*
  Olive Meyra Baker Holbrook (1862 - 1947)
  Nelly Manon Baker Bates (1870 - 1907)*
  Jessie Lestina Baker Youngs (1872 - 1957)*
  Henry Willis Baker (1875 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Olive M. Holbrook
 
Note: Wife of Albert Warren Holbrook
 
Burial:
Minneopa Cemetery
Mankato
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Lori
Record added: Feb 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17804060
Olive Meyra <i>Baker</i> Holbrook
Added by: Lori
 
Olive Meyra <i>Baker</i> Holbrook
Added by: Lori
 
Olive Meyra <i>Baker</i> Holbrook
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