Mary Ellen Barrett was born 18 Sept 1881 to George Barrett and Lydia Melvina Halstead in Smith County Kansas.
Mary married Caleb Grant Van Dusen and had three children with him. The marriage did not last.
She married her second husband, James Henry Austin on 22 July 1922 in San Juan County New Mexico.
Mary died on 24 Feb 1959 in Albuquerque New Mexico. Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery in Albuquerque is her final resting place.
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