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Aura Emma Gilpatrick Moreland
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1869
Gardiner
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1936
Butte County
California, USA

" ... In 1880, he was married to Aura E. Gilpatrick, a native of Gardiner, Maine; and directly after their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Moreland took a honeymoon trip overland to the State of Washington...[Their children] are twelve in number, while he is equally proud progenitor of twenty grandchildren. Percy Ray married Miss Nora Been; Leroy Ray married Miss Mary Hobson; William Martin married Miss Cassie Donahue; Frank Wilbur and Charles D. are the next in order of birth; John A. died at the age of twenty-two, and Silva E. died when nineteen; Edith M. is the wife of George Broce; Esther has become Mrs. Leroy Meeter; Katie died when only twelve years old; another child died in infancy, and another daughter is Ima. In 1910, Mr. Moreland built his fine home on one acre in the Park Side Tract at Gridley..." Source: "History of Butte County, Cal.," by George C. Mansfield, Pages 1040-1041, Historic Record Co, Los Angeles, CA, 1918.
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Gridley Biggs Cemetery Records indicate burial on November 30, 1936; with Aura aged 77 years, 1 month, 7 days; residence Gridley, born in Maine.

Butte County, Block Funeral Home Records 1928-1953, book M-O, born Maine. 
 
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 Parents:
  Esther Meader Gilpatrick (1840 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  John Moreland (1852 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Arthur LeRoy Moreland (1881 - 1945)*
  William Martin Moreland (1884 - 1948)*
  Sylvia E. Moreland (1888 - 1907)*
  Esther Aura Moreland Metteer (1891 - 1920)*
  Albert John Moreland (1895 - 1917)*
  Katie Jane Moreland (1897 - 1909)*
  Charles Delano Moreland (1902 - 1994)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Elliot Gilpatrick (1861 - 1925)*
  Aura Emma Gilpatrick Moreland (1869 - 1936)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gridley-Biggs Cemetery
Gridley
Butte County
California, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 39.37916, -121.6888
 
Created by: Adriana
Record added: Dec 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102319493
Aura Emma <i>Gilpatrick</i> Moreland
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Aura Emma <i>Gilpatrick</i> Moreland
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