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Margaret Stephens Smith
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Birth: 1836, Germany
Death: Mar. 31, 1895
Chesterton
Porter County
Indiana, USA

OBITUARY
Chesterton Tribune
April 12, 1895

Mrs. Margaret Smith, of Waverly, died at her home of pneumonia on Sunday March 31, at the age of 59 years. Funeral services were held on Wednesday April 3, at St. Patrick's Church, Chesterton, Rev, Fr. Kroll officiating. The remains were buried in the Catholic Cemetery. The deceased leaves a husband and a large family of children to mourn her loss.

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There some age confusion and if Margaret was the first wife of her husband Andrew. Some censuses show a 23 yr age difference and others a 10 year. This is pending research.

According to the 1860, 1870 and 1880 census in Westchester Twp, Porter County Indiana:

Wife of Andrew
Mother of
Frank (Francis)
Henry
Emily
Nancy
Barbara
Edward
Ella?
Henrietta "Etta"
John
Louisa
William
Sylvester


1880 census:
Andrew age 66 (b. 1814)
Margaret age 43
Ella (Etta?) age 20
John age 15
Louisa age 12
William age 8
Sylvester age 3
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Magdelena Rausch Stephens (1793 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Andrew Smith (1819 - 1901)
 
 Children:
  Henrietta Smith Dillinger (1862 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Stephens (____ - 1894)*
  Balthazar Stephens (1834 - 1867)*
  Margaret Stephens Smith (1836 - 1895)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Chesterton
Porter County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Carole St Clair Grant
Originally Created by: Diane OConner/ OConnor
Record added: Jan 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47331535
Margaret <i>Stephens</i> Smith
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