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Amelia Hansman
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Birth: Jan., 1862
Death: Dec. 14, 1904
Glenwood
Cass County
Michigan, USA

Amelia Hansman who was living on the Charles Mott Farm in Wayne Township, a mile and a half from Glenwood committed suidcide on Tuesday afternoon.

It is said that the husband Martin and older sons went to work early that morning, and her daughter Anna went to school. When they returned that evening they found her hanging. Apparently she had also slashed her wrists and neck while she was in her bedroom. Blood was all over the bed. They say she was distraught, she had left a note stating that she was stumbling block and was tired of life. She was 43 years old. She had 10 children of whom 4 were living.

She has been buried all these years and her daughter never told anyone in the family. Her Great Granddaughter, Olivia Gordon-Stewart found her grave, with no stone or flowers in 1993. She had been an embarrassement to the family.

 
 
Burial:
Harrison Cemetery
Decatur
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 2, Row 1, Lot 55
 
Maintained by: Sandy Vandertol
Originally Created by: Olivia Gordon-Stewart
Record added: Feb 03, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6153322
Amelia Hansman
Added by: May you be blessed with love & flowers-Phyllis
 
Amelia Hansman
Added by: May you be blessed with love & flowers-Phyllis
 
 
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- May you be blessed with love & flowers-Phyllis
 Added: Jul. 19, 2005
You had so much pain to bear. Rest in peace.
- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Dec. 9, 2003
I know you are in better hands.

Love to you my Great Grandmother
- Olivia Gordon-Stewart
 Added: Jul. 14, 2002
 
 
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