Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Phipps, Martha L. (Atkinson)

Martha L. (Atkinson) Phipps

AKA: Mattie L. Atkinson; Mattie Atkinson in the 1870 Census of Muskingum Twp., Washington Co., OH.

Census: 1880, in Washington Co., OH, Muskingum Twp., 8 Jun 1880
Issac Atkinson, 60, OH; Hannah, 61, wife, OH
Mattie Morris, 22, dau, OH
[QUESTION: If Mattie Atkinson married H.T. Morris in 1879 where was he at the time of the 1880 census?]
(Furnished by Robert Guilinger)

RESIDENCES: As of Oct 1906, Mrs. Mattie Phipps of Macksburg, OH

CHURCH_AFFILIATION: Member of the Macksburg Methodist Church, Macksburg, OH

OBITUARY: Mrs. Mattie Atkinson Phipps, 82, well known resident of the Macksburg, [OH] community and a member of the early families there, died at her home at Macksburg on Wednesday evening following decline.

Mrs. Phipps was the daughter of the late Isaac and Hannah Atkinson. She was born at Macksburg and spent the greater part of her life there. She spent her early girlhood in Marietta, [OH] when the Atkinson home was at Fifth and Montgomery streets. Mrs. Phipps was the last member of the family of brothers and sisters.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Reba Bailey of Findlay; and one grand daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Davis of Akron. The deceased was a member of the Macksburg Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at the Macksburg Methodist Church on Saturday at 2 p.m.
(Source: undated newspaper clipping, probably from Macksburg, OH - furnished by Gary Chesney)

No comments: