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Matilda Jane "Tillie" Boots Hartzell
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1851
St. Joseph County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1953
Kansas, USA

Called "Tillie", she lived to be 101 years old. Known as a quilter, she was Financial Secretary of the "Knights and Ladies of Security" in Rossville, later known as the Security Benefit Association. She was active in the community and the Methodist Church. Married to pharmacist David Daniel Hartzell and mother of Ernest David, Edna Augusta, Frank Daniel, Melvin Boots, and Leroy Philip. The Boots family came from Holland in the early 1700s, and are related to the Revolutionary War General, George Riley Boots. 
Family links: 
  David Daniel Hartzell (1844 - 1937)*
  Ernest David Hartzell (1875 - 1961)*
  LeRoy Philip Hartzell (1879 - 1963)*
  Edna Augusta Hartzell Salley (1886 - 1974)*
  Frank Daniel Hartzell (1887 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Rossville Cemetery
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Created by: C. Hartzell
Record added: May 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37440736
Matilda Jane Tillie <i>Boots</i> Hartzell
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Matilda Jane Tillie <i>Boots</i> Hartzell
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