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Jane Susanna Stock Rich
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1846, South Africa
Death: Nov. 4, 1925
Roosevelt
Duchesne County
Utah, USA

FUNERAL SERVICES HELD FOR MRS. JANE RICH

Last Saturday morning funeral service was held at Roosevelt for Mrs. Jane Rich, who passed away Thursday of last week.

John N. Davis of Vernal and R. S. Collett of Salt Lake were the principal speakers. Music was furnished by a quartet consisting of Morley Vernon, Florence Pack, Ardon Bell and Medeline Bell. John Wiscombe sang a solo.

Mrs. Rich was born in the Trans___, Africa, on August 21, 1846 and came to America with her parents in 1860, coming directly to Utah. She later went to Bear Lake, Idaho as a member of the colonization party.

In 1866 she was married to Charles C. Rich. They moved to Vernal and are among the first settlers in Ashley Valley, where they homesteaded in 1884. After the death of her husband she worked for thirteen years in the Ashley Co-op. In 1909 inspired with pioneer spirit she moved to the former reservation, where she has lived since with the exception for a few years when she was in Salt Lake to be near the Temple where she could do Temple work.

Mrs. Rich has always been prominent in community work and activities at Vernal in the early days. She was particularly known for her high ideals and intellectuality.

She is survived by the following sons and daughters, Charles C. Rich and Joseph Rich, both of Roosevelt; Sarah D. Young of Moffat; John Rich, Mrs. Libbie Sabey, also of Roosevelt; Arthur Rich of Vernal and Ada Johnson of Roosevelt and Mrs. Essie Hyatt of Heber.

Mrs. Rich had 43 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. The body was taken to Vernal for interment.

-Duchesne County Newspapers (Unknown), November 13, 1925, transcribed by Rhonda Holton

Relatives: Stock, Jane Adams (Mother)
Stock, John (Father)
Rich, Charles Coulson (Spouse)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Stock (1820 - 1896)
  Jane Adams Stock (1822 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Coulson Rich (1844 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Coulson Rich (1866 - 1954)*
  Sarah Dearmon Rich Young (1872 - 1953)*
  John Stock Rich (1874 - 1951)*
  Libby Jane Rich Sabey (1875 - 1962)*
  Arthur Adam Rich (1877 - 1961)*
  Ada Mayrich Rich Johnson (1880 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Stock Stokes (1842 - 1873)*
  J W Edwin Stock (1844 - 1932)**
  John William Edwin Stock (1844 - 1932)*
  Jane Susanna Stock Rich (1846 - 1925)
  Sarah Wilkinson Stock Peck (1854 - 1922)*
  Jessie Esther Stock Nelson (1856 - 1908)*
  Maria Josephine Stock Merkley (1858 - 1954)*
  Ephraim Stock (1861 - 1953)**
  Mary Frances Stock Gardner (1866 - 1931)**
  Charles Coulson Stock (1868 - 1946)**
  Grace Maud Stock Shirley (1870 - 1939)**
  May Stock (1872 - 1880)**
  John Reuben Stock (1874 - 1935)**
  W K Stock (1877 - 1878)**
  Joseph Pierce Stock (1878 - 1954)**
  Lydia Stock (1882 - 1882)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Vernal Memorial Park
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA
Plot: BH83.00_L1_S2
 
Created by: Rhonda
Record added: Jan 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46997781
Jane Susanna <i>Stock</i> Rich
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Jane Susanna <i>Stock</i> Rich
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Jane Susanna <i>Stock</i> Rich
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