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*Margaret Jane Woodrow

Female 1863 - 1941  (78 years)


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  • Name *Margaret Jane Woodrow 
    Born 4 Sep 1863  Wellston, Jackson County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried Sep 1941  Oak Ridge Cemetery, Inverness, Citrus County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Sep 1941  78 Y, 0 M, 4 D; Munroe Memorial Hospital, Ocola, Marion County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12352  My Genealogy

    Father *Jeremiah Woodrow,   b. 10 Aug 1837, Morgan County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1918, Wellston, Jackson County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Permelia Byers,   b. 20 Oct 1840, Jackson County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1902, Wellston, Jackson County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1860  Jackson County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900
      Name: WOODROW, JEREMIAH
      Spouse: BYERS, PERMELIA
      Marriage Date: 4 Oct 1860
      County: Jackson
      State: OH
      Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research. Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 [databaseon-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001;www.Ancestry.com"
    Family ID F7461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family *Harvey Simpson Hamilton,   b. 5 Mar 1842, Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1912, Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 30 May 1889  Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne County, Colorado; Marriage Book 1, Pg. 1 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • E-MAIL From: "Bill or Sue Smith"
      To: sljuhl1234@yahoo.com
      Subject: More on Harvey S. Hamilton
      Date: Fri., 18 Apr 2008
      Attachment: RECORD OF MARRIAGE CERTIFICATES. -- The RepublicanPublishing Co., Denver, Colo.
      CERTIFICATE OF MARRIAGE
      I, J. W. Lamb a Judge residing at Cheyenne Wells in the County ofCheyenne in the State of Colorado, do certify that in accordance withthe authority on me conferred by the above License, I did, on this30th day of May in the year A.D. 1889, at my residence in the Countyof Cheyenne in the State of Colorado, solemnize the Rites of Matrimonybetween Havey S. Hamilton of Cheyenne Wells in the County of Cheyenneof the State of Colorado, and Margaret J. Woodrow of Cheyenne Wells ofthe County of Cheyenne of the State of Colorado in the presence ofC.S. Woodrow and May Purdy.
      WITNESS my hand and seal, at the County aforesaid, this 30th day ofMay A.D. 1889. J.W. Lamb (Seal), County Judge Cheyenne County, Co.,In presence of signed: C.S. Woodrow & May Purdy. Endorsement: Filedfor Record on the 31 day of May 1889, at 9 o'clock, A.M., and recordedin Book 1 of Marriages, page 1. __(faded) L. Patchen County Clerk.[Transcribed 25 April 2008, SLJuhl, Compiler--sljuhl1234@yahoo.com]
    Children 
     1. Harry Woodrow Hamilton,   b. Jan 1889, Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1935, Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F4741  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SOURCE: "08 April 1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Margaret J Hamilton
      Home in 1930: Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne, Colorado
      Age: 66
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1864
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Race: White
      Household Members: Name Age
      Margaret J Hamilton 66 , Value 2,000, widowed
      Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cheyenne Wells, Cheyenne,Colorado; Roll: 229; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 985.0;Enum. 9-2; Super. 7; Sheet 3B; Dwelling 73/76. Ancestry.com. 1930United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: TheGenerations Network, Inc., 2002." [Transcribed 25 April 2008, SLJuhl,Compiler--sljuhl1234@yahoo.com]

      SOURCE: E-mail From: Bill or Sue Smith
      Date: 9/13/2008 11:52:47 AM
      To: gsjuhl (Compiler)
      Subject: Re: Hamilton Genealogy
      "The library in Inverness, FL went the extra mile and found a fullobit for Margaret Woodrow Hamilton, written by her brother andpublished a week after her funeral notice. Etc..."
      (1) OBITUARY: "CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, Inverness, Florida, Thursday,September 11, 1941, No. 12, Page 1; FUNERAL SERVICES ARE HELD FORMRS. HAMILTON
      Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret J. Hamilton, who died Monday, wereheld at the Conrad & Morris Funeral home yesterday (Wednesday)afternoon at 2 o'clock. Mrs. Hamilton had been a patient in theMonroe Memorial hospital in Ocala for the past three months. She issurvived by a brother, G.W. Woodrow of Citrus Gardens."
      ARTICLE: September 11 1941, Page 4; CARD OF THANKS
      "We wish to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to our manyneighbors and friends for their kindness and helpfulness during theillness of our loved one, Margaret J. Hamilton, and for the beautifulfloral offerings and expressions of sympathy at her death. George B.Woodrow, Arthur E. Woodrow.
      (2) OBITUARY:
      "Obituary of Margaret J. Hamilton, Citrus Co. Chronicle, Inverness,FL, Thurs., 18 Sep 1941, p. 8, datelined Holder, Fla., Sept. 9, 1941:
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      Margaret J. Hamilton, daughter of Jeremiah and Permelia Woodrow, wasborn in Jackson Co., Ohio, Sept. 4th, 1863. Departed this life in theOcala Hospital Sept. 8, 1941, age 78 years and 4 days. She was thesecond oldest of a family of seven children. Three brothers and onesister having preceded her, while two brothers still remain, George B.Woodrow of Holder, Fla., and Arthur E. Woodrow of Wellston, Ohio, bothof those being with her to the end.
      Mrs. Hamilton was raised in Ohio but left that state at the age oftwenty-two, going from there to Neb. to be with her older brother whohad gone there a couple of years before. They each took up a landclaim and proved their rights according to the laws of Nebraska. Alittle later they went to Cheyenne Wells, Colo., where she met andmarried Mr. H.S. Hamilton. To this union was born one son, HarryWoodrow Hamilton, who sleeps in a soldier's grave in your fair City.Mr. Hamilton died a number of years ago, and in 1932 Mrs. Hamiltonwith her son came to Florida to live with her brother, G.B. Woodrow.
      She has been a constant sufferer from the awful pain of arthritis fora number of years. About the 10th of June she fell, resulting in afractured vertebra causing her removal to the Ocala Hospital where shebravely and so patiently endured her suffering to the end. She was atrue and devoted wife, a kind and loving mother, an adorable sister, agood neighbor, and a true God-loving Christian. Her church membershipstill remains in the Methodist Church in Cheyenne Wells, Colo. Shewill be be missed and mourned by legions of friends, as to know herwas to love her.
      She lived for those who loved her,
      Whose hearts were kind and true
      For the Heaven that smiled above her,
      And awaiting her spirit too.
      She has gone to join the Angels ---
      She could hear them calling, "Come Home!"
      And God always has a place for such dear ones,
      So he said to Sister Margaret, "Come!"
      She loved to work with flowers.
      She loved to watch them grow.
      But today she is happily viewing
      The flower gardens in Heaven. We know.
      As I stood by her bedside Sunday evening, bathing her poor littlepain-racked face and hands with cold wet cloths, I fancied I couldhear her silently whispering this prayer.
      Oh, Come! Angel band, Come, and around me stand,
      Oh, bear me away on your snow white wings
      To my immortal Home.
      And, then again, I fancied I could hear the answer to her prayer.
      Oh, yes we have come with our Angel band,
      And together around you we do stand.
      We will bear you away on our snow white wings
      To your immortal Home.
      Thus, it seems to me was the passing of our Dear little Sister fromher Earthly, to her Eternal Home, where pain and suffering never come.
      Written by her brother, A. E. Woodrow, of Wellston, Ohio.[Transcribed 12 Sep 2008 by P William Smith, Ridgefield, Washington]"[Transcribed for these notes on 14 Sepember 2008, by SLJuhl, Compiler& Family Genealogist; sljuhl1234@yahoo.com]

      SOURCE: E-mail From: Bill or Sue Smith
      To: gsjuhl (compiler's personal address)
      Sent: Saturday, October 04, 2008 6:14 PM
      Subject: Re: Margaret Woodrow Hamilton
      "Hi, Sandy,
      I was successful in pinning down Margaret Woodrow Hamilton'sgravesite, also her sons's....etc....
      A kind volunteer, Doris Albro, has taken and uploaded tombstone photosto the www.findagrave.com website.....etc... Best wishes, BillSmith" E-mail kept in Hamilton Family Records [08 October 2008,SLJuhl, Compiler & Family Genealogist; sljuhl1234@yahoo.com]
      Please check this: _MDCL: CONC # 17193.
    • (Medical):Other condition: Old Age -- Per death certificate, Florida state file