Feb. 1, 1877 Circleville Pickaway County Ohio, USA
Dec. 14, 1937 Lexington Fayette County Kentucky, USA
Hoyt D. Hedges was born February 1, 1877, in Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio, the son of James Hamilton and Miranda Valentine Hedges. He was a horse shoer by trade and moved to Kentucky most likely related to that trade. He passed away on December 14, 1937, in Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, and was buried on the 17th in Forest Cemetery, in Circleville. He never married nor had any children.
Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962:
Name: Infant Hedges Gender: Male Baptism/Christening Place: Pickaway, Ohio Birth Date: 01 Feb 1877 Birthplace: Circleville, Pickaway, Ohio Race: White Father's Name: J.H. Hedges Mother's Name: M.D.E. Valentine Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C54634-7 System Origin: Ohio-VR Source Film Number: 288391 Reference Number: 22
From the WW1 Draft Registration Card, September 12, 1918: Hoyt D. Hedges, 41, of 335 East Mound Street, Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio, was born February 1, 1877. He was self-employed as a Horse Shoer at 205 S. Pickaway, Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio. His nearest relative was Mrs. Miranda Hedges, of the same address. He was medium in height, slender in build, with dark brown eyes and light brown hair.
Kentucky Deaths and Burials, 1843-1970:
Name: Hoyt D. Hedges Gender: Male Death Date: 1937 Death Place: Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky Father's Name: James H. Hedges Mother's Name: Miranda Valentine Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I08504-9 System Origin: Kentucky-EASy Source Film Number: 1913340 Reference Number: 30600
Death notice for Hoyd D. Hedges from the Circleville Daily Herald of Tuesday, December 14, 1937:
"Mrs. Mary O'Connor, South Pickaway Street, received word Tuesday of the death in Kentucky of a relative, Hoyt Hedges, son of James Hedges, formerly of Circleville. Funeral arrangements have not been completed, but burial will be in Forest Cemetery, Wednesday."
Funeral notice for Hoyt D. Hedges from the Circleville Daily Herald of Thursday, December 16, 1937:
"Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the chapel at Forest Cemetery for Hoyt Hedges. Mr. Hedges, a son of James Hedges, formerly of Circleville, died in Kentucky."
From the Circleville Daily Herald of Friday, November 8, 1940:
"Mrs. Nell Elder, Orient Route 1, sister of the late Hoyt B.(sic) Hedges, Darby Township, has been appointed administratrix of her brother's estate. Letters filed with the Probate Court revealed Friday."