Monday, September 26, 2011

A Few Zinc Markers

Located in Marionville Cemetery aka I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Marionville, MO.
Lena Bryant
Daughter of
W.R. and Amy Bryant
Born Feb 3, 1882
Died
April 28, 1883

Christine Baumann
Walker
Wife of
J.L. Walker
Born Nov 16, 1847
Died Jan 31, 1930

Jesse L. Walker
Saint Louis
Conference
Methodist Episcopal
Church
Born Dec 24, 1834
Died 18, 1882

Note: Jesse Lafayette Walker was a Chaplin in the Union Army, 25 Ind Infantry. Son of Elmore walker and Henrietta Burch.

The following information is from http://www.ancestry.com/.

1880 United States Federal Census about J. L. Walker
Name: J. L. Walker
Home in 1880: Center, Greene, Missouri
Age: 49
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Indiana
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Christina Walker
Father's birthplace: Tennessee
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Occupation: Preacher
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
J. L. Walker 49
Christina Walker 32
1880 United States Federal Census about Christina Walker
Name: Christina Walker
Home in 1880: Center, Greene, Missouri
Age: 32
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Germany
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: J. L. Walker
Father's birthplace: Germany
Mother's birthplace: Germany
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Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
J. L. Walker 49
Christina Walker 32

Guy A. Sprague
Died Feb 27, 1883
Aged 30 yrs 9 months 5 days

Maggie
Wife of Guy A. Sprague
Died May 1, 1881
Aged 30 yrs 10 mos 26 dys

The following information is from http://www.ancestry.com/.

Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002 about Guy A Sprague
Name: Guy A Sprague
Marriage Date: 18 Jan 1873
Marriage County: Lawrence
Spouse Name: Miss Maggie Wiss


1880 United States Federal Census about Guy Sprague
Name: Guy Sprague
Home in 1880: Marionville, Lawrence, Missouri
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1852
Birthplace: Illinois
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Margreti Sprague
Father's birthplace: New York
Mother's birthplace: New York
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Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Guy Sprague 28
Margreti Sprague 29
Windsor Sprague 4
Lottie Sprague 9m
1880 United States Federal Census about Margreti Sprague
Name: Margreti Sprague
Home in 1880: Marionville, Lawrence, Missouri
Age: 29
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1851
Birthplace: Tennessee
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: Guy Sprague
Father's birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's birthplace: Tennessee
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Occupation: Keeping House
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
Guy Sprague 28
Margreti Sprague 29
Windsor Sprague 4
Lottie Sprague 9m

2 comments:

  1. I'll never forget the first zinc marker I saw--it was love at first sight!

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