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Ida E. Browersock Hughes
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Birth: May 15, 1867
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1918
Kittitas County
Washington, USA


[Obit is on the fold and parts cannot be deciphered. Unreadable areas are indicated ....]

After a period of ill health lasting over several years, Mrs. Ida Hughes died yesterday morning at her home farm four miles northeast of town. The Hughes family have lived in the valley since the spring of 1917, having previously lived at ... since coming West in 1912.

Ida Hughes was born in 1867 at Livingston Co., Ill., and at the age of 5 she moved to Havana, Kan., with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Valentine Bowersock. In 1883 she married Levi Hughes. Fourteen children were born, twelve of whom are living. Four married daughters are Mrs. [Myrtle] W. T. Johnson and Mrs. [Lulu] A. G. Taylor of Seattle, Mrs. [Florence] F. G. Carpenter of Rockwell, Mo., and Mrs. [Alta] S. P. Leathers. The other children, Alfred, Lena, Will, Frank, Glenn, Laura, Anna, and Paul Hughes all live at home. All of the children except Mrs. Johnson and Mrs. Carpenter were with their mother when she died. Besides her husband and children, Mrs. Hughes is survived by her father, a sister and brother living at Havana, a ... at Okmulgee, Okla. and a brother in Alberta, Canada.

Funeral services will be held at the home Sunday at 2:30 o'clock.

Ellensburg Daily Record, August 17, 1918
Family links: 
  Levi Hughes (1857 - 1944)
  Alfred L. Hughes (1884 - 1941)*
  Myrtle Hughes Leathers (1887 - 1947)*
  Florence R. Hughes Carpenter (1888 - 1978)*
  Lena May Hughes Desvoigne (1892 - 1967)*
  William H. Hughes (1895 - 1984)*
  Frank C. Hughes (1897 - 1972)*
  Alta Pearl Hughes Leathers (1899 - 1928)*
  Glenn Emil Hughes (1901 - 1927)*
  Laura Hughes Lamprey (1904 - 1941)*
  Annie Ellen Hughes Wheeler (1905 - 1983)*
  Paul Lester Hughes (1907 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
IOOF Cemetery
Kittitas County
Washington, USA
Created by: Shelli Steedman
Record added: Jul 05, 2008
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Ida E. <i>Browersock</i> Hughes
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