Maria <I>Davis</I> McGahuey

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Maria Davis McGahuey

Death 2 Feb 1903 (aged 77)
Burial Decatur County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 69139620 · View Source
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OBITUARY: Maria Davis McGahuey - Decatur County Journal – February 29, 1903 - Died, Feb. 2, 1903, Maria McGaughey. The deceased was born in Putnam County, Indiana, March l6, 1825. Her maiden name was Davis. She was united in marriage to William McGaughey in 1840. To this union were born fourteen children, eight of whom survive her. Early in life, she joined the M.E. Church, in which she lived a faithful member. She died at the home of her step-daughter, Mrs. David Odell, after an illness of three and one-half days, aged 77 years, l0 mo. and l6 days. The husband has been dead thirty-one years. The funeral was preached from 2nd Timothy, 4:8, by W.A. VanWinkle. When the voyage of life is ended, And the stormy winds shall cease. When we step from care and sorrow. To eternal joy and peace. Hallelujah, hallelujah, what a meeting, But the best of all will be Our Redeemer, dear Redeemer. In his beauty we shall see.

Maria had no middle name.

Maria was William's second wife, his first wife was Margery Norman.

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  • Maintained by: Robert W. McGahuey
  • Originally Created by: Joe Odell
  • Added: 30 Apr 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 69139620
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Davis McGahuey (16 Mar 1825–2 Feb 1903), Find a Grave Memorial no. 69139620, citing Miller Cemetery, Decatur County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Robert W. McGahuey (contributor 47116839) .