HAND, Margres (Dillany) 1846-1918
HAND, DILLANY, KEFE, DELANEY
Posted By: Reid R. Johnson (email)
Date: 7/7/2019 at 11:16:42
Elkader Register & Argus, Thur., 9 Jan. 1919. Elkport Personals column.
The remains of Mrs. John Hand a former resident of Elkport were brought here for burial last Friday. Mrs. Hand died at Cherry Mound, Iowa, at the age of 74 years and leaves three daughters and 2 sons to mourn her loss. The funeral service was held at the Catholic church at Elkport and was largely attended Rev. Father Minogue officiating and interment was at the Catholic cemetery.
Added by S. Ferrall, 7/7/2019:
Death Certificate (familysearch.org)
Mrs. Margres Hand
DOB: July 3, 1846 in New York
Age: 72y 5m 28d
DOD: Dec. 31, 1918 at 2 p.m.
Cause: Organic Heart Trouble & Flatulence caused by gastric ulcer. Died before I got in house. Had the above trouble a long time but no treatment of late.
Signed: B.J. Dillon, M.D., Waterville, Ia
Father: Nikels Dillany, b. Ireland
Mother: Birgit Kefe, b. Ireland
Informant: John Hand, Harpers Ferry, Ia
Burial: Elkport, Ia on Jan 3, 1919 [St. Michael's Catholic cemetery]
Allamakee Obituaries maintained by Sharyl Ferrall.
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