Olivia Augusta <I>Groesbeck</I> Hooker

Olivia Augusta Groesbeck Hooker

Birth
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 15 Jul 1868 (aged 42–43)
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 30, Lot A, Grave 1
Memorial ID 19096098 · View Source
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A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, she was a member of the prominent Groesbeck family, the daughter of John H. and Mary S. Groesbeck. She married General Joseph Hooker in 1865, while he was stationed in Cincinnati. She died from consumption at their residence in Watertown, New Jersey when she was 43 years old. She was initially interred in New Jersey and removed to Spring Grove Cemetery in 1868 to Section 38, Lot 1. In 1880, her husband was removed from his grave in New York shortly after his death when a large red granite memorial was erected for him at Spring Grove. Olivia's grave was moved and she was buried next to her husband in Section 30, Lot A. She was also the sister of U.S. Congressman, William Slocum Groesbeck.


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  • Created by: K Guy
  • Added: 25 Apr 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19096098
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Olivia Augusta Groesbeck Hooker (1825–15 Jul 1868), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19096098, citing Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by K Guy (contributor 46886706) .