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Chamberlin Cemetery ~ Mary Ellen Chamberlin ~ part of the Polk County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Mary Ellen Chamberlin
MAIDEN NAME: Christian AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 28 Oct 1858 DIED: 29 Jul 1937 BURIED:  (Chamberlin Cemetery)
BIRTH PLACE:  Monmouth, Polk Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Albany, Linn Co., Oregon
Name of father Henry Christian
Maiden name of mother Emily Tetherow
[Note - Parents are buried in Fir Crest Cemetery]
1900 OR CENSUS - Mary E. Chamberlin, age 40, mother of 1, b. Oct 1858 in Oregon, is enumerated with her husband of 5 years, Enoch, age 48, occupation farmer, b. Oct 1851 in Oregon, and Ross L., age 11, b. Feb 1889 in Oregon.
OSBH DC (Linn County 1937) #183 - Mary Ellen Chamberlin, female, housewife, widowed, resident of Myrtle Creek, Oregon, b. 28 Oct 1858 in Monmouth, Oregon, d. 29 Jul 1937 in Albany, Oregon at the age of 77 years, name of father Henry Christian (b. Isle of Man), maiden name of mother Emily Tetherow (b. Missouri), interment Monmouth, Oregon, informant Ross L. Chamberlin of Myrtle Creek, Oregon.
Mary Ellen Chamberlin was born October 28, 1858 in Cooper Hollow and was married to Enoch Chamberlin February 15, 1878 in Albany. She is survived by one son, Ross L. Chamberlin, and three grandsons, Chester, Harry and Dean of Myrtle Creek. She passed away at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Oberson in Albany, July 29. Funeral services will be held in the Smith-Baum chapel in Monmouth Saturday at 2 p.m. Rev. W.A. Elkins officiating, with burial in the Chamberlin cemetery.
Monmouth Herald, Thursday, 29 July 1937, 8:1

Mary Ellen Chamberlain, widow of Enoch Chamberlain, of Monmouth, passed away at the home of Mr and Mrs Henry Oberson in Albany Thursday morning, July 29, after a two weeks’ illness. Mrs Chamberlain was a native of Polk county, having been born at Cooper Hollow, October 28, 1859. Mary Ellen Christian was married to Mr Chamberlain at Albany on February 15, 1885. He passed away several years ago. She is survived by a son, Ross Chamberlain of Myrtle Creek, Ore, and three grandsons, Chester, Harry and Dean, all of Myrtle Creek. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the Smith-Baun chapel at Monmouth with Rev W.A. Elkins officiating. Interment will be made in the Chamberlain cemetery, near the original Chamberlain donation land claim south of Monmouth.
Independence Enterprise, Friday, July 30, 1937, 1:6
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OSBH DC (Linn County 1937) #183 
1900 OR CENSUS (Polk Co., Suver, ED 176 sheet 10A)
MH 29 July 1937, 8:1
IE 30 July 1937, 1:6

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