|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1868|
|Death: ||Jun. 4, 1954|
Augusta Froehlke is the daughter of William and Antonia Froehlke. He father was from Russia, her mother was from Poland. Hyronimus and Augusta Hanks had no children.
MRS. AUGUSTA HANKS DIES TODAY AT 85
Mrs. Augusta E Hanks, 85, of 419 S. Main St., died at 9:15 a.m. yesterday in her home after a serious illness of one week. She had been a resident of Decatur 17 years, coming here from Springfield.
Mrs. Hanks was born Oct. 9, 1868 in Champaign. She married to Hyronimus D. Hanks Nov. 20, 1889 in Champaign. Mr. Hanks, who died Aug. 7, 1940 was a third cousin of Abraham Lincoln.
She leaves two sisters, Mrs. Mollie Wallace of Chicago and Mrs. Valeria Shields, who lived with Mrs. Hanks. A sister and a half-brother preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the J. J. Moran & Sons Funeral Home, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Friends may call
The Decatur Review (Decatur, IL) June 5, 1954
Hyronimus Dyke Hanks (1862 - 1940)
Plot: Block 19
GPS (lat/lon): 39.83016, -88.95757
Created by: Donna Kemp & Teri Libell
Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32422441
Added: Apr. 11, 2015