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Harriet Matilda Walton Hoover
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1847
Allen County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 1925
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA

Harriet Matilda Walton was born the daughter of Josiah Hammond Walton and Maria Cunningham who are buried in Lower Spring Grove Cemetery east of Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa. She was married to James Hoover on July 30, 1865 in Buchanan County. He is buried in this cemetery. They were parents of 4 children: Ella May Hoover who married Jonathan Dayton Steele buried this cemetery; Edith Emma Hoover married Elphenor Albert Copeland and are buried this cemetery; Levi Hammond Hoover married Rachel Catherine King and are buried in Greenwood Cemetery in Quasqueton, Iowa; Samuel Edward Hoover married Lurena Ellen Leatherman and Virginia Minerva Evelyn McKee and are buried this cemetery. The siblings of Harriet were (1) Rebecca Ann Walton born June 8, 1842 Lima, Ohio married William G. Andrews and died May 3, 1869 buried Lower Spring Grove Cemetery; (2) Joseph Gilbert Walton born July 11, 1845 Lima, Ohio died March 31, 1860 buried Lower Spring Grove Cemetery; (3) Harriet Matilda Walton born Lima, Ohio married James Hoover and is buried this cemetery; (4) Deborah Jane Walton born September 29, 1849 near Troy Mills, Iowa married Henry Fairchild and she died March 18, 1919 buried Walker, Iowa; (5) William Newton Walton born March 28, 1852 east Troy Mills, Iowa married Isabelle Margaret Hoover and is buried this cemetery; (6) James Reuben Walton born August 8, 1854 east of Troy Mills, Iowa married Maria Klingaman died March 2, 1923 and is buried in Greenwood Cemetery in Creighton, Knox County, Nebraska; (7) Lafayette Josiah Walton born June 25, 1858 Troy Mills, Iowa married Sarah Susan Arwine and he died April 9, 29 and they are buried in Troy Mills, Iowa; (8) Francis Edwin Walton born March 1, 1860 married Mabel Ball. They are buried in ______, Nebraska; (9) Henry Sherman Walton born March 31, 1865 near Troy Mills, Iowa married Mary Esther Gageby. He died October 16, 1952 and are buried in Greenwood Cemetery in Quasqueton,Iowa.

~0bit~Harriet Walton Hoover was born near Lima, Ohio, April 3, 1847, and passed away Wednesday evening, September 2, at her home in Quaqueton. Nearly her entire life has been spent in and around this vicinity. she was united in marriage to James Hoover in 1865, his death occuring 1903. To this union were born four children, all of whom survive her, Mrs. Ella Steele and Mr. Edward Hoover, of this town; Mrs. Emma Copeland, Winthrop, and Mr. Hammond Hoover, of Delia, Kansas. She also leaves ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, besides a host of relatives and friends, She was a member of the Hoover church for a number of years. She was a faithful wife and mother. For the last months she had been an intense sufferer but bore her affliction patiently, gladly welcoming the summons of her master to whom she had renewed her covenant sometime before her death. Prayers were offered at the home September 4, after which funeral services were conducted at the Hoover church at 2 o'clock by Rev. C. R. Belknap.

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  James Hoover (1842 - 1903)*
  Ella May Hoover Steele (1865 - 1937)*
  Edith Emma Hoover Copeland (1867 - 1938)*
  Levi Hammond Hoover (1870 - 1948)*
  Samuel Edward Hoover (1874 - 1949)*
*Calculated relationship

His wife
Harriet M.
April 3, 1847
Sept. 2, 1925
Note: Buried on this lot is James Hoover, Harriet Matilda Walton Hoover.
Circle Grove Cemetery
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Lot 57
Created by: Daphane Hoover
Record added: Mar 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25197664
Harriet Matilda <i>Walton</i> Hoover
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His wifeHarriet M.April 3, 1847September 2, 1925Mother
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