Ann Eliza (VanDeventer), wife of John W. Maggs of Matawan, died of pleuro pneumonia, last Wednesday, aged 64 years. Mrs. Maggs had been sick only one week. She was the daughter of the late Jacob VanDeventer and was born in Matawan township. She married Mr. Maggs December 27, 1853, her death occurring on the 46th anniversary of her marriage. Mrs. Maggs leaves five children. They are Mrs. W. B. Duncan, Joseph W. Maggs and Fred W. Maggs of Matawan and Mrs. M. D. L. Magee and Mrs. G. V. W. Burroughs of Manasquan. She leaves also one brother, Gustave VanDeventer.
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, Jan 3, 1900