Berha Elizabeth Madden
Bertha Elizabeth Madden, daughter of David Otho Madden and Sarah Ann Counts, was born in Carter County, Kentucky on July 12, 1882. She married John Wilson Gillean in Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. Bertha died on Friday, February 16, 1906 at about 2:20 AM. Her husband John Wilson Gillean died 10 months later on December 4, 1906. They had one son, Marvin Gillean, who was just a few months old at the time of their death. He was raised by his grandparents, David and Sarah Madden.
Submitted by: David Tucker
Written on the reverse: "Taken April 1, 1905, D. O. Madden and son G. W. Madden. Papa's age 56 on Aug 18 and G. W.'s age 26 on March 12. My father and brother. Written by Ida Tucker"