Mary Anna <I>Cain</I> Latta

Mary Anna Cain Latta

Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 20 Jun 1909 (aged 87)
Garrison, Christian County, Missouri, USA
Burial Garrison, Christian County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 15680300 · View Source
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Mary Anna Cain Edson Latta, was the daughter of James Cain and Nancy "Agnes" McElhaney of Beaver Co., PA and later Meigs Co., OH. She first married Nelson Edson and they had seven children. Mary and her husband, Nelson, her mother Agnes,and two brothers were traveling in Keokuk, Iowa on their way west when Nelson died from Cholera. Mary was pregnant with their youngest child at the time. She married Robert Ray Latta in April 1857 in Page Co., Iowa and they had five children. They eventually settled in Christian County in south Missouri, and they are buried in Garrison, their graves being one of the oldest in the cemetery.

Nelson & Mary's children:
James Edson-1844
George "Chan" Edson 1845-1932
Newell Wesley Edson-1847-1939
Nancy Edson-1849
Sarah Lucinda Edson-1852
Laura S Edson-1853
Mary Nelva "Molly" Edson-1856

Robert Ray & Mary's children:
Rosina "Rose" Isabella Latta-1858
Elizabeth "Alice" Latta-1860
William Ray "Will" Latta-1862-1941
Mary "Florence" Latta-1864
Robert Presley Latta-1866-1899

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 15680300
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Anna Cain Latta (18 May 1822–20 Jun 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15680300, citing Garrison Cemetery, Garrison, Christian County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Genie (contributor 46846387) .