Wealthy Van Patten
Wealthy VAN PATTEN, was born in Schenectady, N.Y., July 21, 1863, and lived
in New York about nine years. She then moved to Centralia, Ill., in 1873, where
she resided about three years, then moved to Ft. Wayne, Ind., and resided there
for five and a half years. From there she moved to Jefferson county, Ill., where she
continued to reside until her death, July 6, 1899. Her education was commenced in
Amsterdam, N.Y., and was continued in Centralia, Ill., and finished in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
She was married in April 1886 to Chas. Burnett of Mt. Vernon. She leaves a husband
and six children, a father and three sisters to mourn their loss.
July 7, 1899 Mt. Vernon Register News
submitted by Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera
Oct 21, 1997