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Rachel Paulson Corey
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1846, Norway
Death: Feb. 27, 1912
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA

Rachel Paulson Corey, was born Dec. 24, 1846, in Bergen, Norway, daughter of Eric and Johanna Paulson. She died Feb. 27, 1912, at Cumberland aged 65 years, 2 months and 3 days, and was buried there in Lakeside Cemetery. Rachel married twice with her first marriage to Carl Sherman in 1872 at Chicago, Ill. He was killed upon the railroad track near his home in 1892, when run over by a train of the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Omaha Railroad. They were the parents of five children, names and dates of birth unknown. On Feb. 7, 1892, Rachel married Thomas G. Corey at Cumberland, Wis. Thomas was born in about 1828, in Essex Co., Vermont, son of James and Deborah Corey. He died Sep. 14, 1896, in Cumberland, aged 68 years, and was buried there in Lakeside Cemetery. His gravestone is inscribed "T.C. Corey Co. D. 16th Wis. Inf."  
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  Thomas Grover Corey (1828 - 1896)
Lakeside Cemetery
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA
Maintained by: Stacy (Skemp) Hollmann
Originally Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Apr 12, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7349698
Rachel <i>Paulson</i> Corey
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- personna
 Added: Mar. 19, 2015
Mrs. Rachel Corey, whose death was announced in the Advocate, last week, was born in Bergen, Norway, December 24, 1846, and in 1865 came to America, living at Madison for a year and then going to Chicago, where she was employed in the Palmer House for s...(Read more)
- John Christeson
 Added: Apr. 12, 2003

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