Bedford, PA: Bedford Gazette, issue of Friday, 3 November 1911, p. 8, col. 4: BARTON--Mrs. Rose Barton died at her home in Brush Creek Valley, Fulton County, Monday morning, October 23, aged 19 years. She was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Hardman, of near Rock Hill. The funeral services were conducted Wednesday afternoon, October 25, by Rev. J.D. Mathews of Breezewood in the Mt. Pleasant Church.
Difference in death dates and first name: The above obituary shows a date of death of October 23, 1911 but the headstone shows a date of death of October 16, 1911. Her obituary shows her first name to be Rose, but it is spelled Rosa on the headstone.
Father: John T. HARDMAN b: 19 MAY 1842 Mother: Elizabeth ENGLAND b: 17 APR 1842
On April 12, 1899 in Fulton County, PA., Rose Hardman married Mahlon A. Barton who was born in September 1872. They had the following children:
Bazel BARTON b: 31 MAR 1900 in Brush Creek Twp. Fulton Co. PA Clayton BARTON b: 8 OCT 1901 in Akersville, Brush Creek Twp. Fulton Co. PA
Census info, 1900 PA Census: Fulton Co. Brush Creek Twp. ed 69, p. 2b, lines 65-67 Series T623, roll 1412, dwelling 31, family 32, 6 June 1900: Mahlon A. BARTON, Head, Sept 1872, 27, marr. 1 yr, b. Pa., parents b. Pa., Day Laborer Rose M., wife, June 1877, 22, marr. 1 yr, 1 child / 1 still alive, b. Pa., parents b. Pa. Rosald, son, Mar 1900, 2/12