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Elvira Hobson Haight
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1838
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1919
DuPage County
Illinois, USA

was born in Lisle, DuPage Co., November 23, 1838, and died in Naperville, March 21, 1919. Her father, Bailey Hobson, was the first settler in DuPage county, having located about five hundred acres of land two miles south of Naperville. Elvira was one of the thirteen children and was married in 1863 to John Haight. She was the mother of five children, Hally, Jennie, Mabel, Elisabeth and John Richard, all of whom save John Richard, have preceded her into the other world. Her husband was drowned in the stone quarry pit several years ago.
Thus passes away a daughter of a pioneer and one whose life was full of vicissitudes of pioneer days. The funeral was held at the home of her son, John Richard Haight, on South Washington street, March 24, and was conducted by Rev. Frank S. Brewer, pastor of the Congregational church. Burial in the Naperville cemetery.

The Naperville Clarion
March 26, 1919
Family links: 
  Bailey Hobson (1798 - 1850)
  Clarissa Stewart Hobson (1804 - 1884)
  John Richard Haight (1830 - 1906)
  Hally Charles Haight (1863 - 1911)*
  Jenny L. Haight (1865 - 1869)*
  Mabel Haight (1868 - 1897)*
  John Richard Haight (1876 - 1925)*
  Mary Ann Hobson (1822 - 1837)*
  William Stewart Hobson (1826 - 1847)*
  Oliver Cromwell Hobson (1828 - 1847)*
  Nancy Jane Hobson (1830 - 1906)*
  Merritt Sylvester Hobson (1834 - 1867)*
  Martha Hobson Cody (1836 - 1855)*
  Elvira Hobson Haight (1838 - 1919)
  Charlotte Hobson Haight (1841 - 1911)*
  Ellen Hobson Crosman (1843 - 1923)*
  Adela Hobson (1846 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Naperville Cemetery
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sec 2 Lot 207 Plot 3
Created by: Timothy Ory
Record added: Jul 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40040251
Elvira <i>Hobson</i> Haight
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Elvira <i>Hobson</i> Haight
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