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Cora Gilbert Hammond

Birth
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 25 Jun 1941 (aged 79)
Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 03 005 7
Memorial ID 126739 · View Source
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Rock Springs Daily Rocket, Jun 26, 1941
Mrs. C. Hammond Succumbs at Springs Hospital

Mrs. Cora Hammond, 79, well known Rock Springs resident, died at the Wyoming General hospital at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday, following a week’s illness.

Mrs. Hammond was born May 6, 1862, in Salt Lake City, and had resided in Rock Springs for the past 12 years. She came to Rock Springs from Nebraska following the death of her husband, Thomas Hammond. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gilbert, pioneer residents of Utah who moved into that territory with the second group of Mormons in 1858. Mrs. Hammond was a member of the L.D.S. church.

She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. J.J. Kauffman of Rock Springs.

Funeral arrangements have tentatively been set for Friday at the L.D.S. church with Bishop Cecil James officiating. Burial will be in Salt Lake City. Rogan mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
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Rock Springs Daily Rocket, Jun 27, 1941
Hammond Services To be Held Today

Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Hammond, 79-year-old Rock Springs resident who died at the Wyoming General hospital Wednesday morning, will be held at 11 o’clock this morning at the L.D.S. church with the Bishop Cecil James officiating.

Mrs. Hammond, who resided with her daughter, Mrs. J.J. Kauffman, at 107 Second street, had been ill but a week prior to her death. She was born in Union, Utah, which has since been incorporated in Salt Lake City. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gilbert, pioneer residents of the territory who moved there in 1858. She had resided in Rock Springs for 12 years, coming here from Nebraska, following the death of her husband, Thomas. Surviving is one daughter, Mrs. Kauffman.

The body will be taken to Salt Lake City by the Rogan mortuary for burial.


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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 126739
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cora Gilbert Hammond (6 May 1862–25 Jun 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 126739, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .