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Rosa Lyon Anthony
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1824
Medina
Orleans County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1916
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Topeka State Journal Friday 22 December, 1916, pg. 1C.

Mrs. George T. Anthony, widow of George T. Anthony, former governor of the State of Kansas, died at San Antonio, Tex. this morning where she was spending the winter.

Mrs. Anthony's home was at Ottawa, Kan. where she has resided since 1888. She was 92 years of age, and was born at Medina, NY where she and Mr. Anthony were married in 1852. They came to Leavenworth, Kan. in 1865 following Mr. Anthony's muster out of the Union Army.

He was elected governor in 1876 and following a single term was active in legislative affairs and held several appointive offices.

She is survived by her two grandchildren, Miss Alma Anthony of Ottawa and Mrs. Anna A. Drake of Chicago. Funeral services will be held at Ottawa, Kan. and the body will arrive here Saturday morning on the Santa Fe at 10:25 and will be taken direct to the Topeka Cemetery where burial will be made in the same lot as her husband and son, George H. Anthony. 
 
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 Spouse:
  George Tobey Anthony (1824 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  George H. Anthony (1854 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Topeka Cemetery
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Feb 24, 2006
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