Joseph Grafton Hovey, III

Joseph Grafton Hovey, III

Birth
Millville, Cache County, Utah, USA
Death 31 Dec 1931 (aged 62)
Millville, Cache County, Utah, USA
Burial Millville, Cache County, Utah, USA
Plot 6-8-8
Memorial ID 39328901 · View Source
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Joseph Grafton Hovey, III, was born at Salt Lake City, the son of Joseph Grafton Hovey, II and Mary Ann Hulse. He attended school in Millville and was involved in church and community activities here. On November 6, 1894, he married Sarah Katherine Jessop, the eldest daughter of Richard and Jeanette Larona Shaffer Jessop. She was born February 5, 1876, at Millville; and she was well acquainted with the hardships of the early days. Grafton was a farmer and carpen ter by occupation, and his horses were his hobby. He always found time to help a neigh bor in need, and he spent countless days with his team and wagon hauling gravel to improve the roads. Sarah was an active Relief Society worker, and in the early days she spent much time caring for the sick and giving help at the time of death. She died July 6, 1949, after a lingering ill ness. She and Grafton are buried in Millville Ceme tery. Their children are: Faye Hovey Yeates, Vera Hovey Mauchley, Grant, Grafton Vern and Jessop Hovey.


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  • Maintained by: Clarice Cox
  • Originally Created by: Burnt Almond Fudge
  • Added: 11 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39328901
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Grafton Hovey, III (17 Apr 1869–31 Dec 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39328901, citing Millville City Cemetery, Millville, Cache County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Clarice Cox (contributor 46943489) .