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 Minnie Jane <I>Messacar</I> Morehouse

Minnie Jane Messacar Morehouse

Lee County, Illinois, USA
Death 23 Jul 1941 (aged 68)
Hopkins, Nodaway County, Missouri, USA
Burial Hopkins, Nodaway County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 100122302 · View Source
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Mrs. Minnie Morehouse
Dies; Funeral Thursday

Mrs. Minnie Jane Morehouse, 68 years of age, died at 1:30 o'clock this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Glenn Woldruff of Hopkins.

She was born October 10, 1872, in Lee county, Ill., and was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Messacar. She came to Hopkins when she was 9 years of age and had resided there fifty-nine years. Mrs. Morehouse was a member of the Unity Church of Christ and of the Hopkins O.E.S. chapter.

She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Glenn Swain, Twin Falls, Idaho, and Mrs. Woldruff of Hopkins; five sons, Henry and Walter Morehouse, Hopkins; Paul Morehouse, Fort Collins, Colo.; Virgil Morehouse, Los Angeles, Calif., and Harley Morehouse of the state of Oregon; one sister, Mrs. Mary Slattery, Willard, Ohio; one brother, Merton Messacar, Kansas City, and eighteen grandchildren. Her husband, Walter C. Morehouse, preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the Methodist church of Hopkins with Rev. Paul Barton officiating. Burial will be in the Hopkins cemetery with the Eastern Star in charge of the graveside services. The body will be in state at the church from 1 to 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon.

The Maryville Daily Forum, Maryville, Missouri
Wednesday, July 23, 1941, Page 1




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