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Oregon Grace Grabill Hobbs
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1903
Pawnee
Harrison County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1977

Oregon Grace Grabill was born 10 March 1903 in Hamilton Township, Harrison County, Missouri to Samuel Washington and Birdie Estelle Thrailkill Grabill. She was the second child of 7. Her siblings were Opal Grabill Kelly; Hazel Grabill Evans; Mary Belle Grabill; Garland Samuel Grabill; Margaret Leona Grabill Lark; and Leland Keith Grabill. Oregon grew up on the family farm, the home of her father's family, grandparents, and great grandparents who homesteaded that farm. She attended rural school at Pawnee.

"Orgie," as she was familiarly called, married Verd Hobbs (b. 1900) and had 5 children, 4 of those reaching adulthood: Erma Lee, Birdie, Paul, and Kendall Roy. An infant son, Arlo Cole Hobbs died at age 1 year, 1 month, and 18 days of bronchial pneumonia.

Verd died in 1955 and was buried in the Highland Cemetery, Eagleville, Harrison County, Missouri. Orgie died 31 March 1977, at Ottumwa, Iowa, and is buried beside her husband. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Washington Grabill (1877 - 1932)
  Birdie Estella Thrailkill Grabill (1881 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Verd Hobbs (1900 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Arlo Cole Hobbs (1921 - 1922)*
  Erma Lee Hobbs Boswell (1922 - 1991)*
  Birdie Hobbs Farmer (1924 - 2006)*
  Roy K Hobbs (1937 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Opal Letitia Grabill Kelly (1902 - 1990)*
  Oregon Grace Grabill Hobbs (1903 - 1977)
  Hazel Leota Grabill Evans (1905 - 1950)*
  Mary B Grabill (1906 - 1907)*
  Garland Samuel Grabill (1908 - 1985)*
  Margaret L Grabill Lark (1913 - 1965)*
  Leland Keith Grabill (1915 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: On same stone with Verd Hobbs.
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Eagleville
Harrison County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Julie Grabill Rasmussen
Originally Created by: Coleah
Record added: Sep 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21362649
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Oregon Grace <i>Grabill</i> Hobbs
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