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Marion Azalia “Minnie” Sheffer Williams

Birth
Minnesota, USA
Death 26 Mar 1899 (aged 30–31)
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Section 10, Lot 454, Grave ?
Memorial ID 55345154 · View Source
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Minnie Sheffer married C.T.Williams,having four infants,all died at child birth. During a women's meeting, Minnie was forced to jump from the third floor along with two other women,at the Patterson Hotel fire in Omaha,Nebraska,jumping first to the hotel awning,then to the street, hitting there heads on the street curbs,two died instantly,Minnie survived and went home to her family and fixed supper,by morning she had passed away.


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  • Created by: Kathleen Thayer
  • Added: 23 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55345154
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marion Azalia “Minnie” Sheffer Williams (1868–26 Mar 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55345154, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Kathleen Thayer (contributor 47114859) .