Oldham Family History

WALKER, Mary Frances

Female 1827 - 1918  (90 years)


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  • Name WALKER, Mary Frances 
    Born 4 Jul 1827  Ninevah Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Last Known Residence 1915  [1
    Died 5 Feb 1918  Camp Point, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Pleasant View Cemetery, Camp Hill, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Prichard-Prichard M.Johnson 1915 - bears the distinction of being the olde st living grandchild of Isaac and Elizabeth Prichard Walker.

      Mary Frances Walker came to Illinois with her parents in 1885. She marri ed Simpson Omer when she was but a young girl and they made themselves a h ome on a farm owned by her son, George. Simpson died while the large fami ly of children were still small and their last son, William Simpson Om er was born after Simpson's death.

      A heavy debt was on the farm and forced all the children that were ab le to hlep out. After the children were grown and had homes of their ow n, Mary Frances spent a number of years caring for and nursing the sick, n ever charging for her services. (Ref: Article in Quincy, Ill Daily Hera ld Feb 6, 1918)
    Person ID I3173  oldham
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2011 

    Father WALKER, Daniel,   b. 1802, New Castle, Henry County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother ELLIOTT, Lucy,   b. 1806, Henry County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family OMER, Simpson,   b. 18 Sep 1824, Illiniois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1865  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 1846  Camp Point Or Hancock County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. OMER, Susan,   b. 1848, Camp Point, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875, Camp Point, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     2. OMER, George W.,   b. 1850, Camp Point, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. OMER, Thomas,   b. 1852, Camp Point, Adams County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. OMER, Jacob,   b. 1854,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. OMER, Anne,   b. 1856,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. OMER, Sarah,   b. 1859,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. OMER, John,   b. 1861,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. OMER, Link,   b. 1863,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. OMER, Will,   b. 1865,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F1328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jul 1827 - Ninevah Twp., Johnson County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1846 - Camp Point Or Hancock County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 1918 - Camp Point, Adams County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pleasant View Cemetery, Camp Hill, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S552] Prichart - Prichard Family History, M. Johnson, (1915).

    2. [S462] An Omer/Ammer Family History, Ron Omer & Jack Slidham.