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Sarah Jane Bowers Hann
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1831
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1927
Madison County
Iowa, USA

Sarah was the daughter of Joseph H. Bowers and Dortha Elizabeth Yerian.
She married on May 29, 1850, Delaware County, Ohio, to Hugh Hann.
Besides the children linked below they had:
John Clinton Hann (Feb 18,1853-Nov 22,1853).

Winterset Madisonian, Dec, 1927:
Mrs. Sarah J. Hann Dies Monday, Dec. 26
Mrs. Hann, Who was 96, Is Thought to be Oldest Woman in County.
Mrs. Sarah J. Hann, who is thought to be the oldest woman in Madison county, died Monday, December 26, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Sanson Welch. Mrs. Hann was 96 years of age. She was a true pioneer of Madison county, coming here with her husband, Hugh Hann, in 1855. They raised a large family, most of whom now reside in this county.
Mrs. Hann was born in Delaware county, Ohio, December 9, 1831. She was married to Mr. Hann in 1848, and they came to Madison county in 1855. Mr. Hann died thirty years ago, and in recent years Mrs. Hann has been residing with members of her family. She is survived by five sons and one daughter, J. M. Hann, Smith Hann, G. W. Hann, A. J. Hann and Elizabeth Welch, all of this county, and Frank Hann, of Oskaloosa. One son and one daughter preceded her in death, John C. Hann died in infancy, and Nettie May Porter in 1895. She also leaves to mourn her death, 34 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and six great great grandchildren.
Rev. A. T. Keast conducted the funeral services in the George Hann home on East Jefferson street, Tuesday afternoon, December 27, and burial was made in the Peru cemetery.

Photo of Hugh and Sarah Jane Bowers Hann courtesy of Linda Collins. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph H. Bowers (1794 - 1870)
  Dortha Elizabeth Yerian Bowers (1805 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Hugh Hann (1822 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  James Morton Hann (1851 - 1936)*
  Smith L. Hann (1855 - 1934)*
  Elizabeth Ann Hann Welch (1856 - 1949)*
  George Washington Hann (1858 - 1932)*
  Franklin Pierce Hann (1861 - 1941)*
  Andrew Johnson Hann (1865 - 1939)*
  Nettie Mae Hann Porter (1868 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Bowers (1821 - 1900)*
  George A. Bowers (1824 - 1880)*
  William Thomas Bowers (1826 - 1871)*
  Sarah Jane Bowers Hann (1831 - 1927)
  Charlotte Bowers Orcutt (1839 - 1874)*
  Joseph Francis Bowers (1841 - 1920)*
  Dorothy M. Bowers Huff (1842 - 1920)*
  Alexander S. Bowers (1845 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Peru Cemetery
East Peru
Madison County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Carl Bennett
Record added: Apr 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19055904
Sarah Jane <i>Bowers</i> Hann
Added by: Carl Bennett
 
Sarah Jane <i>Bowers</i> Hann
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Sarah Jane <i>Bowers</i> Hann
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- Dalene Worthington
 Added: Nov. 12, 2013

- norma jean taynor
 Added: Jul. 31, 2009
 
 
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