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Marion E. Yearian
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1844
Sabine Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1909
Murphysboro
Jackson County
Illinois, USA

Marion was the 2nd of 10 children of Adam Yerian and Sarah P. Powell.
He married 1st on January 26, 1871, Perry County, Illinois, to Lovina Catherine Ray. Marriage license: Vol #402 B/page 11.
He married 2nd on June 5, 1878, Perry County, Illinois, to Martha A. Price. Marriage license: Vol B/235 Lic #3. She had previously been married to a Mr. Crawford. She was listed with Marion in 1880.
He married 3rd on December 11, 1893, Jackson County, Illinois, to Margreth "Maggie" Harris born October, 1865, in Illinois. She was living in Murphysboro, Illinois, in 1910.
They appear in the 1900 census of Vergennes Township, Jackson County, Illinois (under "Yearing"). He was a day laborer.
Marion was referred to as "Francis". He was killed while driving a team of horses across a swollen river during a flood. The bridge was washed out. It was said he was drunk at the time. The horses perished, too.
Marion served in the Civil War in Company A, 136th Illinois Infantry.
Besides the children linked below he had:
Molly b.Jul 9, 1894. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Adam Yerian (1818 - 1899)
  Sarah P. Powell Yerian (1820 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Lovina Catherine Ray Yearian (1847 - 1875)
 
 Children:
  William Yearian*
  George Frederick Yearian (1872 - 1950)*
  Martha Lovina Yearian (1875 - 1875)*
  Marion Yearian (1897 - ____)*
  Benjamin Franklin Yearian (1900 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marion E. Yearian (1844 - 1909)
  Mary E. Yearian Clark (1845 - 1929)*
  William Scott Yearian (1852 - 1938)*
  Joseph Hisalia Yearian (1855 - ____)*
  Afton Yearian Gross (1866 - 1958)**
  Daton Yearian (1867 - 1870)**
  Emily Yerian Magnuson (1869 - 1957)**
  Robert T. Yerian (1874 - 1934)**
  Ida Yerian Allyn (1875 - 1958)**
  Hayde Yerian Mosteller (1881 - ____)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pate Cemetery
Murphysboro
Jackson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Carl Bennett
Record added: May 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19345583
Marion E. Yearian
Added by: Paul Hoyt
 
Marion E. Yearian
Added by: Carl Bennett
 
 
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You were before my time but after researching your life I feel like I know you. Rest in peace.
- Sharon Jones
 Added: Nov. 30, 2008
Rest in peace dear great-grandfather.
- Stella M. Cullens
 Added: Nov. 30, 2008
 
 
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