CARTER, Mary (Jaquis) died 1888
CARTER, JAQUIS, JAQUES, WATERS
Posted By: S. Ferrall - IAGenWeb volunteer
Date: 11/14/2022 at 10:29:13
Mrs. James Carter was taken suddenly ill last Sunday night, April 22nd, at 11 o'clock P.M., lingered till Tuesday at 12 o'clock P.M., when death relieved her of her suffering.
Funeral services were held at the Baptist Church on Thursday afternoon April 26th, at 1 o'clock P.M. Elder F.P. Cassidy officiating.
Her remains were interred in Wayne cemetery.
~~Mitchell Co. Press, Thursday, May 3, 1888; pg 4
James Carter removed his wife's remains from Wayne cemetery last week to Postville cemetery.
~Mitchell Co. Press, Thursday, January 3, 1889
- Mitchell co. IA Death Register: Mary Carter, age 32, housewife, DOD - 4/22/1888 at Bailey, Iowa of peritonitis, burial place [blank]
- Mary Jaquis is enumerated in Ludlow twp., Allamakee co. 1860, 1870, 1880 & 1885.
- The 1939 obituary of James Joseph Carter names his first wife as Mary Jaques [sic], who he married in 1886 & who died in 1888. She was the mother of his son Gail [Gale]
- Although the news article gives re-burial at Postville, it is very likely that she was buried in the Minert cemetery, rural Postville, aka Post twp. cemetery. Several Jaquis' are buried there, including Daniel & Margaret (her parents), Dovey M. & Margaret (Jaquis) Waters (her sisters) and her brother Benjamin.
Allamakee Obituaries maintained by Sharyl Ferrall.
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