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0-1-8-6 Sebastian Plymale

BORN:(9-12-1838)   DIED:(5-6-1920)   BURIED:( Riverview )
Home State:( Illinois / Oregon )

0-1-8-6 Sebastian Plymale was born on September 12th, 1838 in Knox County, Illinois.   He moved west in 1852 with his family and arrived in Jackson County, Oregon in October of the same year.  He worked as a farmer, miner, clerk and also became owner of the largest livery stable in Jacksonville, Oregon.

He married Mary Ellen Little on November 4th, 1868 in Jacksonville, Oregon at the home of Rev. M. A. Williams.  She was the second daughter of James Little and Margaret Ann McDonough.  She was born on October 13th, 1851 in Winterport, Maine.  In 1857 her family left Maine and went by ship to California.  In the early 1860's her family relocated to Jacksonville, Oregon.

0-1-8-6 Sebastian Plymale and his wife relocated to Portland, Oregon about 1880. (They were not listed in the 1880 Jacksonville census).

They lived in Portland 40 years until Sebastian’s death on May 6th, 1920.  He died suddenly of a cerebral hemorrhage on the Morrison Street Bridge and is buried in the Riverview Cemetery in Portland, Oregon.

His wife Mary Ellen died on April 7th, 1937 while she was living with her sister Annie (Mrs. George Chase) in Eureka, California and is buried in the Eureka Cemetery.

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Mary Ellen Little



MARRIED 11-4-1868

FROM Maine


James Little and
Margaret Anne



Children of 0-1-8-6 Sebastian Plymale and Mary Ellen Little
married November 4th, 1868

  born died married:
0-1-8-6-1 Harry Little 3-2-1870 10-6-1934 1st.   Lillian M. Green 11-28-1907
2nd. Ida Mabel Comb in May of 1921
0-1-8-6-2 Fred Sebastian 9-29-1872 9-8-1944 Lily Mary Cull 2-25-1907

Updated On May 04, 2004 12:54 AM