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HANCOCK, Ellen / Helen died 1873


Posted By: S. Ferrall - IAGenWeb volunteer
Date: 3/31/2022 at 12:46:01

DIED. At her home in this city, on Monday, the 13th inst., of consumption, Helen, wife of John M. Hancock; aged 42 years.

Mrs. Hancock was one of the old settlers of Lansing, and was a most estimable lady. For a year she suffered with the dread malady which caused her death, but she bore her affliction with Christian fortitude.

She leaves a husband and son, and a large circle of friends to mourn her death.

Card of Thanks
We the undersigned, most respectfully return thanks to the numerous friends for their heartfelt sympathy and assistance during our late bereavement, in our loss of wife and mother.
John M. Hancock
Fremont W. Hancock

~North Iowa Journal, Thursday, January 14 1873; pg 3

Note: burial is in Oak Hill, where her dates are recorded as 1831-1/13/1873.


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