Martha Ann (Cooley) <I>Streepy</I> Atkinson

Martha Ann (Cooley) Streepy Atkinson

Washington, Daviess County, Indiana, USA
Death 26 Feb 1912 (aged 86)
Udell, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA
Burial Unionville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 63937918 · View Source
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Semi-Weekly Iowegian, Tuesday March 6, 1912, p. 2
Obituary—Martha Ann Atkinson
Martha Ann Streep was born In
Washington, Davis County, Indiana,
May 15, 1825, and died at her home
near Udell, Iowa, Monday, Feb 26,
1912, at 2 p.m. The early part of her
life was spent in Indiana, and when
a girl she was converted and united
with the church
In 1852 she was united in the bonds
of holy wedlock to Thomas Cooley
They immigartcd the same year to
the state of Iowa, where they made
their residence until the death of Mr.
There were to this union 2 daughters
given, Mrs. Mary Luella Powell,
who resides at Mt Ayre, Iowa, and
Miss Elizabeth Eudoru Coolev, who
died In the year 1880.
The departed was married the sec -
ond time to Thomas Atkinson in the
year 1856 and to this union weie born
two sons Thomas and Edward Atkinson.
This aged woman in the battle
for life which she lost, we trust she
was a victor. because of her triumphant
spirit having entered into the life
more abundant. Loving hands laid
all that was mortal of thident neighbor
to rest In the bcautiful country
cemetery near Unionnvllle. la.
She left to mourn her loss three
children, seven grandchildren and four
great grandchildren, five brothers and
three sisters, with many relatives and
friends. Our loss was her gain
The funeral service was held at
the old family residence last Wednesday
morning at 10 a.m. o'clock conducted
by William H. Stark of West Grove, Iowa

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 63937918
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Ann (Cooley) Streepy Atkinson (15 May 1825–26 Feb 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63937918, citing Eaton Cemetery, Unionville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by rhondachelseabrent (contributor 47027837) .