Noted events in her life were:
• Census, 1870, Illinois, Livingston County, Indian Grove Township, Fairbury Post Office, Image 29 of 29. Age 35 yrs., Keeping House.
Margaret married William Ireland, son of William Ireland and Catherine "Kate" Pride, Nov 31, 1861 in La Salle County, Ilinois. (William Ireland was born about 1834 in Kennoway Fife, Scotland.)