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April, 1924

Antioch News24 April 1924
Mrs. N. Pullen, Old Resident, Passes Away
Born at Loon Lake in 1845,
She Has Lived Here All But 12 Years
On last Thursday morning at about four o'clock occurred the death of Mrs. Nelson Pullen at her home on Main street, Antioch after an illness of several weeks duration, although everything possible was done for her recovery she passed away on Thursday.
Margaret E. Pullen was born on the H. D . Hughes farm near Loon Lake, May 25th, 1845. Was a member of the Christian church at Antioch.
She was united in marriage to Mr. Nelson Pullen, Antioch, October 22, 1864, they celebrated their 59th anniversary last year. Nearly all her life was spent in this vicinity with the exception of twelve years after her marriage which was spent in Minnesota.
Those surviving besides her husband are: Mrs. Mary Drom, Antioch; Mrs. Sarah Harrison, Waukegan; David W. Pullen, Hickory; Mrs. Jessie Webb, Grayslake; N. Wayne Pullen, Mobridge, S. D. One brother, H. D. Hughes, Gurnee; two sisters, Mrs. Mary White, Waukegan and Mrs. Andrew White, Grayslake besides 23 grandchildren and 13 great grand children.
The funeral services were held at the home on Saturday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock with Rev. S. E. Pollock in charge. Interment was in the Antioch Hillside cemetery.
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