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Dorcas Snow Jenks Hall
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1835
Camden
Knox County
Maine, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1907
Pleasanton
Alameda County
California, USA

Daughter of Jacob K. Jenks and Annie Levensailor, both of Maine, Dorcas Jenks married James Robert Hall, son of Thomas F. Hall and Betsey Hall (probably a cousin). Dorcas had seven children, six of whom survived her, George Washington, Charles Henry, Ernest Edwin, Fred James, Lena May and Clara. A seventh son, Edgar, died in infancy and is buried with Grandparents Thomas F. Hall and Betsey Hall in Atkinson, Maine.

HALL - In Pleasanton, October 18 1907, Dorcas, wife of James R. Hall, mother of Charles H., St. Paul, Minn.; Ernest E., of Pleasanton; Fred J. of Oakland; George W., of Mansfield, Mass.; Mrs. Lena H. Evans, of Pleasanton; Mrs. Fred H. Fellows, of San Francisco, a native of Atkinson, ME., born March 20, 1835. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral October 20th, at 2 p.m., from her late residence at Pleasanton, internment private, Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland.
-- Oakland Tribune 19 October 1907

Thanks to the California Genealogical Society for locating her obituary.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob K. Jenks (1798 - 1876)
  Anna Levensailor Jenks (1800 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  James Robert Hall (1830 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Charles Henry Hall (1858 - 1919)*
  Ernest Edwin Hall (1860 - 1929)*
  Fred James Hall (1862 - 1940)*
  Lena May Hall Evans (1866 - 1943)*
  Clara Hall Fellows (1867 - 1933)*
  George Washington Hall (1869 - 1940)*
  Edgar Hall (1873 - 1873)*
 
 Siblings:
  Stephen C. Jenks (1825 - 1853)*
  Eleazer W.S. Jenks (1829 - 1883)*
  Jacob C. Jenks (1833 - 1852)*
  Dorcas Snow Jenks Hall (1835 - 1907)
  Maria Jemima Jenks Gowen (1836 - 1911)*
  Betsey H. Jenks Smith (1839 - 1862)*
  Betsy Jenks (1839 - 1862)*
  Edwin Snow Jenks (1842 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: L. Bolen
Originally Created by: Robert C. Kuberek
Record added: Mar 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66347400
Dorcas Snow <i>Jenks</i> Hall
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Dorcas Snow <i>Jenks</i> Hall
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Dorcas Snow <i>Jenks</i> Hall
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