Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Magdeline Florence "Ellen" Laughlin's Tombstone

My great-great grandmother, Ellen Laughlin was born 23 June 1858 in Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas. She married James Ross on 27 January 1880 in St. Benedict, Nemaha County, Kansas. She gave birth to a little boy, William, on 27 January 1899. She died four days later on 31 January 1899 in Coal Creek, Nemaha County, Kansas from complications relating to childbirth. She was 40 years old. The little boy, William, died on the same day. She left behind her husband, James, and 8 living children.

She is buried in plot A, section 53 of the St. Patricks Cemetery, Nemaha County, Kansas. This photo was taken by K-B, a volunteer at Thank you to the wonderful volunteers at Findagrave!

1 comment:

  1. Welcome to Geneabloggers! I noticed you have family from Nemaha County, Kansas. My Kuhn line lived there for many, many years. I keep wanted to head there for a visit but haven't made it yet. Good luck with your research!