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 Rosa Emaline <I>Selleck</I> Showalter

Rosa Emaline Selleck Showalter

Cass County, Illinois, USA
Death 4 Sep 1912 (aged 39)
Kilbourne, Mason County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chandlerville, Cass County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 59008844 · View Source
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Stone reads:
Mrs. G.W. Showalter

Married to George Washington Showalter JR.
Daughter of Henry Pemberton Selleck and Elizabeth Hinchliff Selleck.

Rosa is buried near the Hinchliff family.

G.W. Showalter and several of their children are buried in Bethel Baptist Cemetery, which is across the Sangamon River from Chandlerville.

Rosa was supposed to be buried with her family in Bethel Baptist. The Sangamon River was over its banks at the time of her death and the roads were flooded, making it impossible to get her to the cemetery.




  • Created by: Debra
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59008844
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rosa Emaline Selleck Showalter (29 Jan 1873–4 Sep 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59008844, citing Chandlerville Cemetery, Chandlerville, Cass County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Debra (contributor 47324320) .