Mary Durant Stier

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Mary Durant Stier

  • Birth 12 Aug 1872 Maryland, USA
  • Death 27 Apr 1890 New Market, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
  • Burial New Market, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
  • Memorial ID 23246206

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The Daily News
Frederick Maryland, Monday, April 28, 1890 Page 3

Miss Mar Stier, youngest child of the late Hamilton Stier, aged 17 years whose illness has heretofore been mentioned in THE NEWS, died at the family residence in New Market, on Sunday at 11 o'clock a.m., of typhoid pneumonia. Up to Friday last every hope was entertained for her ultimate recovery. Then congestion of the lungs and heart failure became noticeable, and were the immediate cause of death. The funeral will occur at 2 o'clock, p. m., on Wednesday next, interment at the new cemetery, near the village.

The Daily News
Frederick, Maryland, Thursday, May 1, 1890 Page 1

The funeral of Miss Mary Stier, who died on Sunday last, as so published in THE NEWS, took place Wednesday at 2 o'clock, p.m., at the old family residence in New Market, the home of her father the late Hamilton Stier. Interment was at new cemetery, near the village. Owing to the popularity of the highly esteemed young lady, a large concourse of the people from near and far assembled at the house to render their last tribute of respect to her memory. Shortly after her death the body was embalmed by Messrs. H.N. Etchison & Son, of this city. Trinity Sabbath school, M. E. church, South, and the New Market Literary Society, of both of which organizations she was a member, showed their appreciation of the high esteem in which she was held by attending the funeral in a body. The floral contributions were choice and in beautiful designs and almost hid from view the handsome cloth covered casket which held the remains. Rev. M.G. Balthis, of Trinity M.E. church, South, and Dr. James Stephens, rector of Grace P. E. church, were the officiating clergymen. Relative were present from Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Harford and Carroll counties. The pall-bearers were Frank A. Hammond, Wm. Hopkins, Joseph Wood and P.H. Griffith, Jr. The undertaker was I.S. Russell. After the services were over the grave presented the appearance of a sold mound of lovely roses and other spring flowers.

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  • Maintained by: Robert Garms & Margaret Stier-Garms
  • Originally Created by: The Guardian
  • Added: 4 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23246206
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Durant Stier (12 Aug 1872–27 Apr 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23246206, citing New Market Cemetery, New Market, Frederick County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Robert Garms & Margaret Stier-Garms (contributor 46905852) .