Olive May Tennant Provance

  • Birth 7 Oct 1873 Tyler County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 6 May 1893 Wood County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Wood County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 27322978

Age 19.

From Paula Hopkins Rink:
Olive May Tennant
b. 7 Oct 1873 Tyler County, W. Va.
d. 6 May 1893 Wood County, W. Va.
Cause of death was consumption (tuberculosis).

m. 15 Sep 1892 to George William Provance (b. 1871 Wood County, W. Va. d. 1960 Wood County, W. Va.).
They were only married 8 months before she died. She isn't even mentioned on his FAG memorial. Naturally, he remarried.

Olive's parents: Thomas Tennant b. 1840 Pennsylvania, d. 1888 Tyler County, W. Va.; and Sophronia O. Brown, b 1836 Pennsylvania (no death record found for Sophronia).

George's parents: Lott Provance b. 1839 Pennsylvania; d. 1925 Wood County, W. Va., and Juliet Smith b 1833 in West Virginia

updated: 8/15/2017

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  • Created by: SLJ
  • Added: 4 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27322978
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Olive May Tennant Provance (7 Oct 1873–6 May 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27322978, citing Lott Cemetery, Wood County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by SLJ (contributor 46607581) .