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Frances DRESSER

Female 1844 - 1917  (72 years)


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  • Name Frances DRESSER 
    Alt. Birth 1844  [1
    Alt. Birth 
    • New York
    Born 9 Oct 1844  Madison Dane, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 6861 
    _UID 16F986FC73024DF78FC6B30882882225AB87 
    Died 2 May 1917  Willmar, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6857  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2019 

    Father David Franklin DRESSER,   b. Abt 1816, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Sarah A. \\,   b. 1820, Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1842 
    • Reference Number:201937
    Family ID F5829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Gray PELTON,   b. 10 Dec 1810, Anson, Somerset, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, SD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1868 
    • Reference Number:59991
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      Description: following her husband's death she moved to Pipestone, MN a nd worked as a mid-wife
    Children 
     1. Eleiner PELTON,   b. Oct 1869, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. John Elmer PELTON,   b. 1870, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1936, Pine, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Thomas Arthur PELTON,   b. 25 Apr 1872, Grundy Center, Grundy, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1969, Campbell River, BC, Can Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     4. Milton PELTON,   b. 1876,   d. 1901  (Age 25 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F1950  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Oct 1844 - Madison Dane, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 May 1917 - Willmar, Minnesota Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      Following her husbands death, Frances moved to Pipestone, MN and work ed as a Midwife. She left her three youngest sons (John Elmer, Thomas a nd Milton) to live with her parents.

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] 1880 US Census.