Nellie Overstreet, daughter of James W. & Martha Ellen Swearinguin Overstreet, was born 1 Apr 1870 in Athens, Menard Co., IL. She died 3 Jun 1959 in Billings, Yellowstone Co., MT and is buried in the Big Timber, Sweetgrass County Cemetery, Montana. Her husband, William Henry Russell Rhoades was the son of John Henry & Elizabeth Simcock/Sinkirk Rhoades. Wm. & Nellie were the parents of four daughters: Lillian, (1894-1895), Athens, IL; Estelle May, born 5 Jun 1899 in Athens and died 8 May 1988 in Billings, MT; Leona Pearl, born 25 Nov 192 in Athens, IL; and Genevieve Dean, born 18 Mar 1908 in Melville, Sweetgrass County, MT and died 8 Apr 1985 in St. Augustine, FL.


Submitted by: Ellen Booth


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