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Mothorn, Tempie 'Belle' Belle
LAST: Mothorn FIRST: Tempie 'Belle' MID: Belle
BORN: 25 Jun 1867 DIED: 17 Apr 1890 BURIED: 
DEATH PLACE: Aumsville, Marion Co., Oregon
Name of father John J. Barnett
Maiden name of mother Temperance Pearce
Spouse - James Mothorn
1880 OR CENSUS - Tempie Bell, age 12, b. Iowa, is enumerated with John J. Barnett, age 52, occupation farmer, b. Canada, and Temperance, age 38, b. Indiana, along with Ira J., age 18, b. Iowa, Mary E., age 16, b. Iowa, Allice C., age 14, b. Iowa, J. Lena, age 9, b. Iowa, John P., age 7, b. Iowa, Edwin[a] E., age 5, b. Iowa, Harry, [twin], age 3, b. Oregon, Henry, [twin], age 3, b. Oregon, and George M., age 8 mos, b. Sept [1879] in Oregon.
MARRIAGE – “James Mothorn, over 25 & Belle Barnett, over 18, m 20 Sep 1887 at house of Jacob Stahley by J.M. Dick, M.G. Aff: Jacob Stahley. Wit: Geo. W. Mothorn & Lena Barnett #3394 pg 418”. 

PHOTOGRAPH: Barnett Family, circa 1887, shown courtesy of Barbara J. Collins:
Back Row L to R: Lena Barnett Robertson, Mary Eunice Barnett Whitehead, Herman Wipper, Alice Selina Wipper, Edwina Barnett. 
Middle Row L to R: John Justus Barnett holding George Barnett, Temerance Barnett holding infant who died young, Tempie Belle Barnett.
Front Row L to R: Putman Barnett, Lulu Barnett Chapman.
Boys to the far left are twins Henry and Harry Barnett.
At her home near Aumsville, April 17, 1890, Mrs. Belle Mothorn, Wife of James Mothorn, aged 22 years.
She leaves a husband and one little girl two years old, and a wide circle of friends to mourn her death.
Daily Oregon Statesman 23 Apr 1890
Wife of
J.A. Mothorn
Apr. 17, 1890
Aged 22 y’s
9 m’s & 22 d’s
Sleep on dear love
And take thy rest.
God called thee home
He thought it best.
1880 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Turner, ED 86, pg 140C)
Marion County Oregon Marriage Records, 1884-1888, Vol. V, pg 38 
DOS 23 Apr 1890
SPACE: 2-1-3  

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