Minnie Pearl Main (1868-1949)
|Minnie Pearl Main Price|
|Born:||2 October 1868 Lansing, Michigan|
|Died:||5 July 1949 Lansing, Michigan|
|Father:||John Lewis Main|
|Mother:||Ella Isadora Scothorn|
Minnie Pearl Main|
Cora Mabel Main
|Spouse:||James Lincoln Price|
|Married:||6 Jul 1892 Lansing, Michigan|
Isadora Minerva Price|
Donald Arthur Price
Minnie Pearl Main was born 2 October 1868 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan.
Minnie married James Lincoln Price on 6 July 1892 at Lansing, Ingham, Michigan. The newspaper notice of 7 July 1892 reads as follows:
James L. Price and Miss Minnie Pearl Main were married at home of the brides parents Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Main at 508 Kilborn Street by Rev. H. S. Jordan. The couple will reside at 717 North Walnut Street. The groom is a member of Lansing Confectionary Company.
Minnie loved her children and her husband. She spent her days taking care of them. Minnie had a partial stroke to her face while caring for her ailing husband and always kept that side of her face away from his sight so he would not know. He died 4 July 1917. Minnie went on to share many years with her sister and children. Spending time in Harbor Springs with her Uncle Fred Main.
Minnie died 5 July 1949 in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan. She was buried in the Mount Hope Cemetery in Lansing.
- Scothorn Family Bible:
- Minnie Pearl Main born 2 October 1868 Lansing, Ingham, Michigan.
- Minnie Pearl Main married James L. Price 6 July 1892 at Lansing, Michigan.
- 1870 Federal Census, 2 Ward, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan
- Main, John L.
- , Minnie, 1, female, Michigan
- 1880 Federal Census, Lansing, Ingham, Michigan
- Main, John L.
- , Minnie P., daughter, single, female, white, 11, MI, At School, NY, OH
- Marriage: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925:
- Groom's name: James L. Price
- Groom's age: 30 years
- Groom's birth year: 1862
- Groom's birthplace: Jay Co., Ind.
- Groom's father's name: Wm Price
- Groom's mother's name: Minerva Hickman
- Bride's name: Minnie Pearl Main
- Bride's age: 23 years
- Bride's birth year: 1869
- Bride's birthplace: Lansing
- Father of bride's name: John L. Main
- Mother of bride's name: Ella J. Scothom
- Marriage date: 06 Jul 1892
- Marriage place: Lansing, Ingham, Michigan
- Film number: 2342493
- Digital GS number: 4208247
- Image number: 383
- Reference number: v 2 p 241 rn 1290
- Collection: Michigan Marriages 1868-1925
- 1900 Federal Census, Denver City, Arapahoe, Colorado Precinct 2, 4 June 1900 E. Center St.
- Price, James L., head, white, male, Apr 1862 38, md, 7 yrs., IND, IND, IND
- , Minnie, wife, white, female, Oct 1868 , 32, md, 7 yrs., MI, NY, OH
- , Isadora, daughter, white, female, Jul 1898, 1, single, CO, IND, MI
- Main, Mabel, sister, white, female, May 1872, 28, single, MI, NY, OH
- 1920 Federal Census Lansing, Ingham, Michigan Ward 4 18 Jan 1920 ED 97 N. Washington Ave.
- Main, Mabel, head, own home mort., female, white, 72, single, MI, NY, OH, teacher public school
- Price, Minnie P., sister, female, white, 51, Widow, MI, NY, OH
- , Isadora M., niece, female, white, 20, single, CO, MI, MI
- , R. Donald A., nephew, male, white, 19, single, CO, IN, MI
- 1930 Federal Census, Harbor Springs Village, Emmet, Michigan
- Main, Frederick F., head, male, white, 85, widow, married at 30, NY, CT, NY,
- Price, Minnie P., niece, female, white, 61, widow, married at 23, MI, NY, OH
- 1940 Federal Census, Harbor Springs, Emmet, Michigan
- Price, Donald A.
- , Minnie, mother, female, 71, widowed, MI
- Death Announcement:
- Minnie P. Price
- OCT 2, 1868 - JULY 5, 1949
- Services at The Colonial Chapel Estes- Leadley Funeral Home
- Thursday 7 JUL 1949 at 3:00 P.M.
- Clergyman: Rev. William A. Blanding
- Organist: Miss Mildred Koonsman
- Interment: at Mt. Hope Cemetary, Lansing, Michigan
- Bearers: Joseph Marshall, Karl Schneeberger, James Price and Frank Sallows
- 23rd Psalm
- Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery Index, Lansing, Michigan:
- Price, Minnie P. Main, b. 1888, d. 1949, Sec Q
- Gravestone, Mount Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Michigan:
- Minnie P. Main Price
- Headstone Photo courtesy of Stephen Lee Smith taken November 2013