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Sarah Jane Hoover Breshears
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1868
Dallas County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1949
Lindsay
Tulare County
California, USA

Sara Jane Breshears

Sarah Jane Hoover Breshears was born in Dallas County April 14, 1868, and died June 23, 1949, at Lindsay, Cal., at the age of 81.

She was united in marriage to John Breshears, who preceded her in death. To this union 11 children were born. Three who preceded her in death were Virgil Breshears, Walter Breshears, and Rosa Asbury. Those living are five daughters, Mrs. Viola home, Elkland, Mrs. Dosha Neiman, Springfield, Ore.; Mrs. Zetta Wingo, Corona, Cal., Mrs. Helen Fultz, Lindsay, Cal., and Mrs. Ruby Dunbar, Bakersfield, Cal. Three surviving sons are Jesse Breshears, Lindsay, Cal., Fred Breshears, Hatton, Ark., and Claude Breshears, Fillmore, Cal. One brother, Charley Hoover, of Missouri survives, as do 35 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. She was converted at an early age and united with the Free Will Baptist church of Missouri.

Funeral services were conducted June 27 at the Webb Chapel. Rev. Gertrude Knight, Pastor of the Nazarene Church, officiated. Burial was in the Olive Cemetery. Mrs. Breshears moved to Lindsay 28 years ago. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Willoughby Hoover (1844 - 1900)
  Nancy Caroline Robinson Hoover (1839 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Nathaniel John Breshears (1864 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Viola Nancy Breshears Howe (1888 - 1968)*
  Rosa May Breshears Asbury (1889 - 1931)*
  Virgil Martin Breshears (1893 - 1919)*
  Dosha Esther Breshears Neiman (1895 - 1978)*
  Fred Calvin Breshears (1899 - 1969)*
  Ruby Evelyn Breshears Dunbar (1911 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Willoughby Hoover (1862 - 1940)*
  Sarah Jane Hoover Breshears (1868 - 1949)
  Charles William Hoover (1874 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lindsay-Strathmore Cemetery
Lindsay
Tulare County
California, USA
 
Created by: Jan Breshears Thomas
Record added: Oct 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60388911
Sarah Jane <i>Hoover</i> Breshears
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Sarah Jane <i>Hoover</i> Breshears
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Sarah Jane <i>Hoover</i> Breshears
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