FAMILY HISTORIES OF
PERSONS BURIED AT
WILLIAM DOUGLAS MERIWETHER
1. 5th & last child of Chas Nicholas Minor Meriwether who built Woodstock (on Trenton Rd).
2. Father of DOROTHY DIX, the first “Dear Abby” columnist... who was highest paid newspaper woman ever at time of her death.. .1952.
3. Partner with A.H.PATCH in plow co.
4. Died in Oak Park, Ill, home of George Patch and Wm Douglas’ dau,
Mary Meriwether Patch. Wm Doug. was 93 yrs. old
Information used on the Greenwood Historic Tour of 2001. Site location information may be found on the Greenwood Cemetery site.
Submitted by Randall Rubel e-mail: RRUBEL@peoplepc.com
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