Emily Emma <I>Banks</I> Morlan

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Emily Emma Banks Morlan

  • Birth 22 Feb 1843 Indiana, USA
  • Death 7 Aug 1913 Iowa, USA
  • Burial Promise City, Wayne County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 90749117

Pioneer Woman Called By Death

The columns of the Daily Citizen have mentioned of late the serious illness of Mrs. N. J. Morlan and after a lingering illness she died at her late residence in Independence township at 2 o'clock Thursday morning from that dread disease Cancer. Mrs. Morlan was aged 70 years. She was born in Indiana and married at the age of 18 years, and to this union were born eleven children, seven of whom are left to mourn the loss of a devoted mother. Caroline, wife of Sam'l Stevens, Nevada, T. L. and L. L.living in Indianola; Myrtle, wife of J. I. Free, Jessie, wife ofWill Elam and Steve, Dora died several ears ago and Louise when a small child and two who died in infancy. All the children were with their mother to the end.

Mrs. Morlan was a long time member of the Baptist church and Sandy Bluferd Jones, pastor of the Baptist church, of which she was a member conducted the services at the Jones Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. Friday August 8th.



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  • Created by: MidwestAncestree
  • Added: 26 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 90749117
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emily Emma Banks Morlan (22 Feb 1843–7 Aug 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 90749117, citing Jones Cemetery, Promise City, Wayne County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by MidwestAncestree (contributor 47010411) .