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Mary Alice Morrow[1]

Female 1862 - 1942  (80 years)


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  • Name Mary Alice Morrow 
    Born 29 Jun 1862  Viola, Richland, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Sep 1942  Adna, Lewis, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Claquato Cemetery, Chehalis, Lewis, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Mrs. Mary Alice Olsen, 80, resident of the Adna district the past nine years, died at her home there today. She was born at Viola, Wisc., June 29, 1862. Surviving are her husband, Charles; son Russell, Adna; four daughters, Mrs. C. W. Lee, Chehalis; Mrs. John Baxter, Snohomish; Mrs. Gus Diesslin, Hanford, Calif., and Miss Inez M. Olson, Adna; two brothers, Charles Morrow, Visalia, Calif., and Bert, Wishon, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. H. H. Folsom, Greenfield Center, N.Y. and Mrs. William Featherolf, Baltimore Md., and eight grandchildren. Mrs. Olsen was a member of the Ladies' Aid of the Evangelical church at Adna, the Women's Missionary society and the Home Economics society. The body is at the Fissell mortuary pending funeral arrangements.

      Mary Alice died of cancer of the colon. [1, 2]
    Person ID I1332  Mindrum
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2014 

    Father Joseph M. Morrow,   b. 15 Apr 1833, Cuyahoga City, Medina, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1888, Medford, Taylor, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Florence Emeline Smith,   b. 30 Apr 1844, Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1927, Visalia, Tulare, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 8 Aug 1858  Kickapoo, Bad Ax, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Almayron J. Douglas,   d. Dec  
    Married 6 Apr 1884  Castlewood, Dakota Territory Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Divorced Bef 1894 
    Children 
     1. Nina Olive Douglas,   b. 4 Mar 1885, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1948, Chehalis, Lewis, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Charles John Olson,   b. 30 Aug 1868, Rushford, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1944, Centralia, Lewis, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1894  Medford, Taylor, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Mary Alice was a brother to Charles Morrow who married Julia Olsen , whowas Charles' sister so their children were "double cousins."., , On May 8, 1890 Charles Olsen and his brothers Peter and James, , broughta house and farmland on the Black River from two single , brothers wholived in Oregon. They paid the Whitte brothers $750.00 , for the landand house or about $9.37 an acre! On February 1894 the , brothers Peterand James sold their interest in 40 acres of the , property, along withthe house, to their brother Charles for the sum , of $1.00., , Charles and Mary Alice lived on the farm near the Black River, , whereCharlie worked primarily as a logger and also did some farming. , Hefelled timber in the extensive White Pine forests which then , coveredmost of Wisconsin, and would also help float logs down the , river tothe mills. They lived there for about 12 years before moving , to NorthDakota where they filed for a homestead near Stady, North , Dakota. OnSeptember 29, 1910, Cha
    Children 
     1. Ruth Eloise Olsen,   b. 17 Jun 1895, Medford, Taylor, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1975, Seattle, King, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Russell Charles Olsen,   b. 15 Dec 1897, Medford, Taylor, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1978, Yelm, Thurston, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Irene Marion Olsen,   b. 17 May 1902, Medford, Taylor, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Inez Marguerite Olsen,   b. 16 May 1904, Medford, Taylor, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1999, Centralia, Lewis, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Photos
    Olson, Charles family
    Olson, Charles family
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2002 
    Family ID F479  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Olson, Charles and Mary Alice Morrow
    Olson, Charles and Mary Alice Morrow

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Mindrum GEDCOM file imported on 25 Jan 1999 from Addy Monsen.

    2. [S1907] Mary Alice Olsen obituary, Centralia Daily Chronicle, 11 Sep 1942.

    3. [S834] Ancestry Public Tree, morrow Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.

    4. [S851] Ancestry Public Tree, Jack Hall Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.