Obit: Swanson, Jane (1854 - 1936)

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Surnames: Swanson, Chapman, Waite, Longenecker

----Sources: Neillsville Press (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) 17 Dec. 1936

Swanson, Jane ( ??* Feb. 1854 - 12 Dec. 1936) *There was no day listed for birth date.

Mrs. Nils Swanson who had been a patient in the Neillsville hospital for the past sixteen months, passed away at 11 o’clock Saturday night, Dec. 12.

Jane Chapman was born in Ohio in February, 1854. In early life she came to Iowa with her parents and grew to womanhood there. She was married to Marshall Waite at Sioux City, Iowa. They moved to Los Angeles, Calif., were they lived for some time and Mr. Waite died. About 17 years ago the deceased came to Clark County with her brother, D. O. Chapman, and a year later was married to Niles Swanson, who passed away in July, 1935.

She leaves no children and her only surviving relatives here is her brother, Mr. Chapman. Funeral services were held at 9 a.m., today, Wednesday, Rev. G. W. Longenecker officiating. Burial took place in Neillsville Cemetery.



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