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 Marilla May <I>Redfield-Allen</I> Cushman

Marilla May Redfield-Allen Cushman

Wisconsin, USA
Death 2 Dec 1937 (aged 82)
Beltrami County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Hubbard County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 100331918 · View Source
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Mrs. May Cushman, age 82, died Thurday morning at her home in Lake Hattie township after an illness of six weeks. Funeral services were held in the Lake Hattie hall. Pallbearers, sons of the deceased were: Roy, Floyd, Heggie, Harold Millis, Lyle Allen, Merlin Luschin, and Ralph Redfield. Burial was in the Becida cemetery.

May Redfield, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Erastus Redfield, was born at Burnett Station, Wis., and was united in marriage to Alson Allen July 26, 1873. They moved to Minnesota and settled in Big Stone county as one fo the pioneer settlers. Six children came of this union, two daughters, ages five and three, died of diphtheria. Twenty-three years ago, the family moved to northern Minnesota and took up a homestead in Lake Hattie township.

After Mr. Allen's death Dec 23, 1907, she went back to Correll, Minn., and took up her home with her father and brother, Ned. In 1916, she was united in marriage to Noah Cushman, moving to Montevideo for a few years until death claimed her second husband July 27, 1923. She then moved to northern Minnesota where she lived until her death.

She leaves to mourn her departure: Mrs. Elsie Heggie of Bemidji, Glen Allen, Mrs. H. Millis and Mrs. John Luschen, all of Lake Hattie township.




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  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100331918
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marilla May Redfield-Allen Cushman (10 Sep 1855–2 Dec 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100331918, citing Fern Township Cemetery, Hubbard County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Cecelia McKeig (contributor 47602903) .