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 Maria Alice <I>Cunefare</I> Baxter

Maria Alice Cunefare Baxter

Birth
Stringtown, Richland County, Illinois, USA
Death 26 Sep 1915 (aged 60)
Olney, Richland County, Illinois, USA
Burial Olney, Richland County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 35576920 · View Source
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Mariah Alice Cunefare, daughter of Jacob Cunefare (1823-1899) and Eliza Jane McVeigh (1833-1887), married Edward Earl Bauer 11 Jul 1872 in Richland County, IL. They had 4 children and were divorced by 1880:
Oscar Alexander (spelled surname BOWERS), b. 29 May 1873 in Olney, IL, d. 19 May 1955 in Los Angeles, CA
Infant son, 18 Jan 1875
Minnie, born & died 21 Sep 1876
Charles Gustave Bauer (kept the spelling), b. 31 Jan 1878 in Olney, IL, d. 14 Dec 1960 in Casper, WY

Mariah married John Bryant Cheek (1841-1918) on 18 Apr 1880 in Richland County, IL. They had six children:
Jacob, born & died 16 Jul 1881 in Richland County, IL
Bryant Andrew, b. 16 Jul 1882, d. 15 Mar 1915 in Olney, IL
Rolla, born & died 7 Jan 1884
Lora Elizabeth, b. 13 May 1885 in Olney, IL, d. 11 Oct 1966 in Greenville, IL
Leila Gertrude, b. 8 Nov 1888 in Olney, IL, d. 17 Apr 1988 in Clay City, IL
Roy Daniel, b. 22 Oct 1892, d. 20 Oct 1969

Mariah married Ridley Bailey W. Baxter in 1906 or 1907.

The funeral home records state she was age 70 at death, that would make her birth year 1845

1910 IL - Richland County census states her birth year as 1855

Son Oscar Bower
Charlie Bower, Casper, WY



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  • Find A Grave Memorial 35576920
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Alice Cunefare Baxter (5 Jan 1855–26 Sep 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35576920, citing Haven Hill Cemetery, Olney, Richland County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Kathy (Kuenstler) Hursta ღ (contributor 46990380) .