Margaret Jane Early-TDN-p.10-4 Jan 1947

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Margaret Jane Early-TDN-p.10-4 Jan 1947 - Mntyriiel Uttley, Resident Of Roekhill...
Mntyriiel Uttley, Resident Of Roekhill Ninety-Two Today Today Mrs; Daniel Uttley ;: of Old Roekhill is 'celebrating her ninety- second birthday, Good wishes are sent to her! In addition to ' the felicitations for her birthday, she is to be congratulated on-her position as matriarch of'five generations. ' ' She is at the head'of a family of four children (10 others are deceased), 31 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren and one great- great-grandchild,She la enjoying fairly good health through her hearing and eyesight are failing. During the Summer she spends her time in the yard working; with : her flowers. Her mind continues to be very keen. - ... Recalling her youth, she remembers the'days when'she attended school in Roekhill at a building located at the upper end of Ridgley Street. It served a dual purpose for the basement was used as the school room aiid the first floor .was used for church. When she was very -young, she united with the Methodist Church. She has,lived a good Christian life has a kindly nature and has al ways been willing to offer he services in time of need. " Mrs. Uttley was born at Otelia on Jan. 4, 1855, the daughter o John and Mary (Bard) Early When she was seven, the family moved to Old •Roekhill, -At a ceremony performed a the home of the bride, Miss Mar garet Jaiie Early became the wif of Daniel Uttley of Chester Furn ace, Hill Valley. Thomas Kelly justice of the peace and local min ister of the United Brethrei Church of Orbisonia, officiated.x. The Uttleys took up housekeep ing at Fort Littleton. After a fev years they moved to Chester Furn ace and .then later to. Old. Rock hill, where . Mr. Uttley passe away. Mrs. Uttley and her son-in-la\ and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Pau Liveringhouse, live together. He other three children are: Sam uel'A. Uttley, Roekhill Furnace and Mrs. Harry Gabert and Mrs Cun-'ehce Swope, both of Hill Val ley. Camp

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  1. The Daily News,
  2. 04 Jan 1947, Sat,
  3. Page 10

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