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Sarah Catherine ""Kate"" Hawthorn Agnew
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Birth: Sep. 13, 1842
Death: Nov. 10, 1916

The funeral services of Mrs. Sarah Catherine Agnew, wife of L. C. Agnew, were held from the First M.E. church in Mason City, on Monday morning at 10:30 o'clock, conducted by Rev. A. M. Wells, former pastor of the First M. E. church of Mason City. The interment was made in Big Grove Cemetery, southwest of Mason City. Sarah Catherine Hawthorne was born in Cass Co., IL on September 13, 1842 and died in Mason City, on November 10, 1916, at the age of 74 years, 1 month and 27 days. In March, 1861, she married to Abner Baxter, the result of their union being the birth of two children, one of whom proceeded the mother in death. Mr. Baxter passed from this life in 1864. Mrs. Baxter was wedded to L. C. Agnew on March 3, 1882, and to them one son was born. The decendent, who had been for many years a member of the Methodist Episcopal church, had been in poor health for some time and about three weeks ago sustained a broken hip in a fall and passed away at the time above stated from a complication of diseases. The decedent, who had been a respected resident of Mason City, and vicinity for many years, it survived by her husband and two children, Miss Rue Baxter, of Lewistown, Montana and Harry L. Agnew of Mason City, besides the following step sons and daughters; Mrs. Nannie Potts, of Bartelsville, Oklahoma, W. F. and G. M. Agnew of Mason City, H. A. Agnew of Toluca, IL., and R. W. Agnew of Carthage, Mo., R. F. Agnew of Wayne, IL., Mrs. Estella M. Kendell, of Shenandoah, Iowa, and Mrs. Gertrude Sullivan of Mason City, besides other relatives and many warm friends who will mourn her transition." [Mason County Democrat, November 17, 1916)

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  Leeander Constantine Agnew (1832 - 1919)*
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Big Grove Cemetery
Mason County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Aug 04, 2010
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Sarah Catherine "Kate" <i>Hawthorn</i> Agnew
Added by: J B and T J Lund
Sarah Catherine "Kate" <i>Hawthorn</i> Agnew
Added by: J B and T J Lund
Sarah Catherine "Kate" <i>Hawthorn</i> Agnew
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