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Nellie Catherine Hill Perry
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1891
Sparksville
Jackson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1926
Brownstown
Jackson County
Indiana, USA

I was wondering - can anyone tell me why the children were sent away to a children's home?


Seymour Daily Tribune newspaper, Seymour, IN
Thursday 28 January 1926; Front Page, Column 2

TO OBSERVE BURIAL RITES FOR MRS. N. PERRY, FRIDAY

Daughter of Mrs. Douglas Hill Dies Wednesday At Brownstown Of Heart Trouble

Funeral services for Mrs. Nellie Perry, aged 34, wife of Walter Perry, who died at her home in Brownstown Wednesday morning from leakage of the heart following a prolonged illness, will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Baptist Church at Brownstown, with burial in Fairview Cemetery. A severe attack of influenza a year ago had left Mrs. Perry in a weakened condition.

Mrs. Perry was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Hill, of Seymour and was born in Sparksville April 18, 1891. She was married to Mr. Perry at Brownstown June 30, 1912. She was a member of the Baptist Church.

Surviving her are her husband, mother, Mrs. Hill, of this city; five children, Elnora, Margaret, Walter, Jr., Thomas and Frederick, Brownstown; three sisters, Mrs. Florence Phillips, of this city; Mrs. Ruth Sutherland, of Shelbyville; and Mrs. Edith Mollett, of Shoals; and four brothers, Vance Hill, Clyde Hill, Edwin Hill and Stanley Hill.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Sherman Douglas Hill (1859 - 1949)
  Anna Evelyn Walters Hill (1868 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter Lemuel Perry (1887 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Elenora Ida Perry Baker (1914 - 2010)*
  Neta Katherine Perry (1914 - 1914)*
  Charles Thomas Perry (1921 - 1929)*
  Lillian Margaret Perry Schleter (1922 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Jesse Hill (1884 - 1921)*
  Edith Eliza Hill Mollet (1888 - 1979)*
  Nellie Catherine Hill Perry (1891 - 1926)
  Vance Marshall Hill (1896 - 1960)*
  Ruth May Hill Sutherland (1898 - 1986)*
  Clyde Douglas Hill (1900 - 1976)*
  Stanley Devear Hill (1905 - 1997)*
  Edwin Merrill Hill (1907 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Brownstown
Jackson County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Gaye Hill
Record added: Jul 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93318708
Nellie Catherine <i>Hill</i> Perry
Added by: Gaye Hill
 
Nellie Catherine <i>Hill</i> Perry
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 Added: Jul. 28, 2015
 
 
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