Bernice Smyly Hogan

  • Birth unknown Alabama, USA
  • Death 27 Nov 1911 New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
  • Plot hogan lot, 1st addition
  • Memorial ID 42835507

Printed in Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS, on 11/27/1911:


"Mrs. J. P. Hogan of New Orleans, nee Miss Bernice Smyly of Biloxi, died in the former city this morning at the Hotel Dieu at 2 o'clock. Mrs. Hogan was 38 years old and leaves besides her husband six children to mourn her loss. For a number of years Mr. Hogan was engaged in business in this city, being in the furniture business and later keeping a grovery at the corner of Howard avenue and Main street. Mr. Hogan and family left Biloxi several years ago and have been in New Orleans ever since. Mrs. Hogan was the daughter of Mrs. J. S. Smyly and the sister of Misses Laura and Jessie Smyly of this city. The body will be shipped to Biloxi this evening and will be interred in the cemetery tomorrow."

Printed in Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS on 11/28/1911:

"The funeral of the late Mrs. J. P. Hogan will take place this evening at 3 o'clock from the residence of her mother, Mrs. J. S. Smily, on East Howard avenue. Mrs. Hogan died in New Orleans yesterday at the Hotel Dieu and her body was forwarded to Biloxi last evening."

Printed in Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS on 12/1/1911:


"We take this means of extending our heartfelt thanks to the kind friends who assisted us during our bereavement in the recent death of our wife and mother."

Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Records, Book 3, page 85: Bernice was the wife of Joseph Hogan; she was a native of Al; she died from "uremic convulsions from pregnancy". The family lived in New Orleans.

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  • Created by: Carmella Seymour
  • Added: 7 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42835507
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