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||written by Jean Russeff |
||dated 5 November 2005 |
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||Obituary for Mary Ann Milnes. Then followed this information:|
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Mary Ann (Milnes) Moffett, o1 Sep 1836 - 06 Dec 1919, married Thomas Roland Moffett, 19 Jan 1834 - 22 Sep 1913. They are buried at Circle Hill Cemetery, Angola, Steuben County, Indiana. Mary Ann was the daughter of George A. Milnes, 16 Dec 1813 - 30 Jan 1877, and Eve Ann (Blankley) Milnes, 02 Jan 1815 - 19 Nov 1891. They are buried at Jamestown Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana. Thomas was the son of Elder Thomas G. Moffett, 03 Sep 1809 - 05 Jun 1862, and Harriet E. (____) Moffett, 21 Sep 1804 - 03 Feb 1884. They are buried at Old Angola Cemetery, Angola, Steuben County, Indiana.
Infant Moffett, died 19 Sep 1860, buried at Jamestown cemetery. Father Thomas' obit states they had a son and a daughter. The cemetery book says the infant is a daughter. Linnie Moffett, 12 Dec 1863 - 27 Mar 1867, buried at Jamestown Cemetery. "Cemeteries of Steuben County, Indiana, 1900," page 1291, states: `Infant daughter of T. R. and M. A. M., Sept. 19, 1860. NOTE: This infant and Linnie are both on the Milnes lot and probably are children of Thomas R. Moffett and Mary Ann (Milnes) Moffett.
Adopted daughter, Mayme R. (Moffett) Wood, 1874 - 1963, on 28 Jun 1899, married Alphonso Calvin Wood, 23 Jan 1874 - 20 Feb 1968. Alphonso was the son of Dr. Theodore Frelingheysen Wood, 02 June 1840 - 30 Aug 1925, and Elizabeth (Powers) Wood, 18 Jan 1842 - 05 May 1908. They are all buried at Circle Hill Cemetery. "Marriage Records, Steuben County, Indiana, 1837 - 1899." "History of Steuben County, Indiana, 1885," pages 571, 572, biography of father, George A. Milnes. Steuben Republican, 24 Aug 1892, "Old Settlers" death list, Eve Ann Milnes. SCGS Quarterly, Vol. 7, No. 3, Fall 2001, Linnie Moffett. "Cemeteries of Steuben County, Indiana, 1990," by Audree Seibel Lewis, Vol. 2, pages 1284, 1290, 1291, 1989, 1992. www.familysearch.org: 1880 United States Census, Thomas R. Moffett, Angola, Steuben County, Indiana, Family History Library Film #1254312, NA Film #T9-0312, page #329D. 1880 United States Census, Theadore (their spelling) Wood, District 11, Richland, Steuben County, Indiana, Family History Library Film #1254312, NA Film #T9-0312, page #397D. Individual Record, U.S. Social Security Death Index, Alphonso Wood. Submitted by Mona Hilden-Beckwith e-mail: email@example.com
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||Obituary for Mary Ann Milnes|
Obituary for Mary Ann Milnes, widow of Thomas Roland Moffett. Text supplied by Jean Russeff from the Kay Lash Collection, Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County, Angola, Indiana.