Source: Crawfordsville Weekly Journal Friday, 11 October 1901
Died on the 30th day of September, Mrs. Mary Sweeten, at her home in Los Angeles, California, of heart trouble and dropsy, aged fifty nine years. She resided in this city until three years ago when she moved to Los Angeles. She was the mother of twelve children, ten of whom are living, two having died in infancy. Two are living near this city, W. M. Williams and Albert Sweeten. One daughter lives in Veedersburg, one in Spokane, Washington, and two in Los Angeles. Three of her sons live in British Columbia, Canada, and one son in Los Angeles. She leaves one brother, J. Trask, and one sister, Mrs. W. Rumble, in this city.