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Mary S. King

Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
Death 4 Nov 1907 (aged 56–57)
Chico, Butte County, California, USA
Burial Chico, Butte County, California, USA
Plot 21-GAR-Lot 31, sp 1
Memorial ID 100009380 · View Source
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Chico Weekly Enterprise, Friday Evening, November 18, 1898, pg 1, col 3: Married. King-Niswonger – In Chico Vecino, Nov. 10th, 1898, by Rev. M. Slaughter, Wilson King, aged 62, and Mary Niswonger, aged 48. Both are residents of Chico. (*) Niswonger is not necessarily her maiden name as she was survived by a son surname Bishop.
Mary S King Birth Year: abt 1850 Death Date: 4 Nov 1907 Age at Death: 57 Death Place: Butte, California, USA Source Information: California, Death Index, 1905-1939 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2013.
Chico Record Tuesday Morning, November 5, 1907, pg 5 col 2: Death Summons Mrs. Mary King. But ten days after the death of her husband, Mrs. Mary S. King yesterday passed to the unlimited beyond. The cause of her death was paralysis, with which she had been afflicted about six weeks.

Mrs. King was a native of Kokomo, Indiana aged 57 years. She came to California in 1886, first locating at Willows. Later she and her husband removed to Chico, and for a number of years resided in Chico Vecino. She was a member of the local Baptist Church and a woman of beautiful character. She leaves one son, J.E. Bishop, now in the employ of Wells, Fargo and Company.

The funeral will probably take place tomorrow, but the hour has not been set.
57-year old widow of Wilson King, died two weeks after her husband. Interred on Nov 5, 1907.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100009380
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary S. King (1850–4 Nov 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100009380, citing Chico Cemetery, Chico, Butte County, California, USA ; Maintained by Adriana (contributor 47328225) .