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MAKINS, Rebecca (Edwards)

    Cambria Freeman, 29 Jan 1904, Contributed by Patty Millich

Mrs. Rebecca Makins of this place relict of James Makins died here Thursday, January 27, 1904, of disease incident to old age. She was born June 21, 1825, and was raised at Broadtop where she married James Makins. She was the daughter of John W. H. and Deborah Edwards. She was well known in Belsano and Indiana county.

Six children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Makins, two of whom survive: R. D. Makins of Lincoln, Indiana; Mrs. Elizabeth Burkey of this place and also one sister survives, Mary R. Krumanacker of Lilly. She is survived by eleven grandchildren and one great grandchild.

The funeral will take place at 9 o'clock today from the Church of the Holy Name. After a requiem high mass the remains will be interred in the church cemetery.

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