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Minerva Curtis Hill
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Birth: May 12, 1865
Centreville
St. Joseph County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1923
Muscatine
Muscatine County
Iowa, USA

"MINNIE HARRISON 1865 - 1923". Found partly hidden under a bush growing just south of the War Memorial (1982). She first married Francis Edward William Harrison. She second married Eli Hesser. She third married Henry Hill.

Letts Record (Letts, Iowa)
January 18, 1923 (Thursday)
"Obituary"
"On Tuesday, Jan. 9, 1923, relatives and friends were called to their sad duty to pay their last tribute to Mrs. Minnie Hill, nee Curtis, of Conesville, Iowa. She was born May 12, 1865, in St. Joseph County, Michigan, and passed from this life Jan. 6, 1923, at 6:00 P.M. at Bellevue Hospital, Muscatine, Iowa, having reached the age of 57 years, 7 months and 9 days.
The funeral was held at Letts from the home of her sister, Mrs. Ollie Parsons.
She is mourned by her husband, Henry Hill, of Conesville, Iowa; three sisters, Mrs. Ollie Parsons and Mrs. Mark Furnas, of Letts, Iowa, and Mrs. Mary Ann Hutchinson of Augusta, Kansas; one brother, Samuel Curtis of Blue Mound, Kansas; six daughters and two sons, Mrs. Gertrude Throckmorton and Geo. E. Harrison of Chicago, Illinois, Mrs. Bertha Hilderbrandt and William Harrison of Gilman, Ill., Mrs. Edna Hoe of Billings, Mont., Mrs. Pearl Lemna of Medicine Hat, Canada, Mrs. Carrie Friant of Fairburg, Ill., Mrs. Nella Yaeck of Port Huron, Mich., and fourteen grandchildren. Two children preceded her to their reward..
The remains were laid to rest in the Lettsville cemetery to await the glorious Resurrection, when the dead in Christ shall arise 'Not in Corruption, but in Incorruption,' to reign with him who said 'I am the Resurrection and the Life.' " 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Montgomery Curtis (1819 - 1900)
  Martha C. Skutt Curtis (1823 - 1901)
 
 Spouses:
  Henry Hill (1855 - 1935)
  Francis Edward William Harrison (1864 - 1947)
  Eli Hesser (1865 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  Edward Harrison (1884 - 1884)*
  Bertha E. Harrison Hilderbrandt (1888 - 1971)*
  Leona Pearl Harrison Lemna (1892 - 1928)*
  George Edward Harrison (1896 - 1973)*
  William Harlan Harrison (1902 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  Shepherd R. Curtis (1843 - 1899)*
  Thomas S. Curtis (1852 - 1910)*
  Ellen Curtis Furnas (1855 - 1939)*
  Harriett E. Curtis (1860 - 1897)*
  Minerva Curtis Hill (1865 - 1923)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lettsville Cemetery
Letts
Louisa County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Steve Harrison
Record added: Feb 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33516811
Minerva <i>Curtis</i> Hill
Added by: Keith C
 
 
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