Obit: Chandler, Elizabeth (1857 - 1927)

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Surnames: CHANDLER YORKSTON HAMILTON MEACHAM FOOTE

----Source: NEILLSVILLE PRESS (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) 03/17/1927

Chandler, Elizabeth (7 APR 1857 - 11 MAR 1927)

Elizabeth Yorkston Chandler, daughter of Archibald Yorkston and Anne (nee) Hamilton, was born in Chicago on the 7th days of April, 1857, and died the 11th of March, 1927, at the home of her niece, Lillian, Mrs. W. H. Foote, in the town of York, Clark County, Wis.

She came with her parents to Lynn, Clark County, while still a small child, and spent the greater part of her life in caring for her mother, who preceded her in death in 1898.

In the year of 1906 she was united in marriage to W. J. Chandler. They located in Neillsville. After the death of her husband she spent the rest of her life ministering to the wants of the sick and needy.

She leaves to mourn her demise one brother, William Hamilton Yorkston of the town of Lynn, and Margaret Meacham of Bellingham, Wash., also four nephews and three nieces.

The funeral was held at the Union Church in Granton Tuesday afternoon, Rev. Rawson officiating. Burial took place in the town of Grant Cemetery.

 

 


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