|Birth: ||Feb. 29, 1848|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 1922|
Obituary: Mills County Tribune Monday Feb 27, 1922;
Nannie Evelyn Hibbs was born in Wilkesburgh, Ind. February 29, 1848, moved to Mills county, Ia., while a little girl. Lived in Malvern, Ia. then moved to Glenwood.
While still a young lady she, in partnership with Miss Maria B. French, went into the millinery and dressmaking business in Glenwood.
She was married to Van Halter in December 1883(incorrect see note*) Three children were born to this union; Evelyn, who died at birth, and two boys, Karl and lynn. Her husband died in 1893.
She is survived by two sisters Mrs. A.J. Russell, Chicago, Ill, Mrs. Sam Oliver, Omaha, Neb.; two brothers George W. Hibbs, San Jose, Calif., John W. Hibbs, Portland, Ore.
She died February 22, 1922, aged 73 years, 11 months and 22 days.
Funeral services were held in the Congregational church February 24 and burial was in the Glenwood cemetery.
*Glenwood, Mills county marriage records state a license was issued by J. E. Robinson and a certificate of marriage was issued on July 6, 1881. Marriage performed by J.B. Sharp.
Other notes from Glenwood, Mills county records:
She was a member of the Glenwood Congregational church 52 years.
Ose "Ann"(Pancost,Pond, Wahl) 1839-1906
Sarah J.(Russell) 1841-1934
Matilda (Russell) 1844-1919
Alfred Nelson 1853-?
John Dunham 1855-?
George W. 1859-1927
Samuel "Saul" Hibbs (1813 - 1899)
Cynthia Ann Dunham Hibbs (1818 - 1908)
Mary Elizabeth Hibbs Morse Jones (1838 - ____)*
Ose Ann Hibbs Pancost Pond Wahl (1839 - 1906)*
Sarah Hibbs Russell (1841 - 1934)*
Amanda Darling (1842 - 1880)*
Isabella Hibbs Oliver (1845 - 1936)*
Matilda Hibbs Russell (1846 - 1919)*
Nancy Evelyn Hibbs Halter (1848 - 1922)
Joseph Hibbs (1850 - ____)*
Albert Nelson Hibbs (1853 - ____)*
John Dunham Hibbs (1855 - ____)*
George W. Hibbs (1859 - 1927)*
Created by: Colleen Foote
Record added: Apr 29, 2011
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