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Emma Rosalia Hoover Drake
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Birth: May 26, 1872
Pike County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1959
Alton
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Rosa Drake, 87, of Edwardsville, Ill., died in an Alton hospital Saturday afternoon, Sept. 26. Mrs. Drake was born in Pike county, May 26, 1872. She resided in Pleasant Hill until about 20 years ago. Her parents were Mr. and Mrs. David Hoover. For the past several years she had made her home with a daughter at Edwardsville. Her husband, John Drake preceded her in death. Mrs. Drake was a member of the Christian Church. Surviving are a son, Reavis Drake of Jacksonville, Ill., and two daughters, Mrs. Leath Dennison of Phoenix, Arizona, and Mrs. Elizabeth Stader of Edwardsville. Funeral services were held in Ward funeral home in Pleasant Hill at 2:30 Tuesday afternoon. Burial was in Crescent Heights Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  David C. Hoover (1840 - 1920)
  Nancy Jane Hoover Hoover (1840 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  John L. Drake (1867 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Hazel Drake (1906 - 1906)*
  David Drake (1913 - 1914)*
 
 Sibling:
  Emma Rosalia Hoover Drake (1872 - 1959)
  Bert Hoover (1876 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crescent Heights Cemetery
Pleasant Hill
Pike County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kathy Robinson
Record added: Jan 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84234250
Emma Rosalia <i>Hoover</i> Drake
Added by: Kathy Robinson
 
 
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