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 Ruth Caroline <I>Mowrey</I> Hansen

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Ruth Caroline Mowrey Hansen

  • Birth 26 Nov 1856 San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, California, USA
  • Death 25 Apr 1938 Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho, USA
  • Burial Saint Charles, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA
  • Memorial ID 5184204

21 April 1938

POCATELLO, Idaho - Mrs. Ruth Caroline Hansen, 82, resident of Pocatello 32 years died Tuesday night at a local hospital after an illness. She was born in San Bernardino, Calif., November 24, 1859, daugther of Harley & Ruth Sargent Mowrey. Her father was the last survivor of the famous Mormon Battalion and a founderof the city of San Bernardino, Calif. She came to Pocatello from St. Charles.

Mrs. Hansen is survived by four sons and three daughters: H.V. Hansen of Bloomington, Charles Hansen of Garden City, Utah, Ole W. Hansen, Delbert Hansen, Mrs. George Fewens, Mrs. Aldine Murray and Mrs. I.O. McLaughlin, all of Pocatello; 33 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Harriet Dingham of Los Angeles; and Mrs. Ella Dingham of San Francisco, and two brothers: Barton Mowrey and Uriah Mowrey, both of Vernal, Utah. She was a widow of Ole Hansen. They were married on 10 December 1872 at Evanston, Wyoming.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 9 a.m. in the LDS Sixth Ward chapel under the direction of the McHan mortuary and interment will take place in St. Charles.

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  • Created by: Jerry T. Windley
  • Added: 2 Feb 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5184204
  • Gary Mowrey
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Caroline Mowrey Hansen (26 Nov 1856–25 Apr 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5184204, citing Saint Charles Cemetery, Saint Charles, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Jerry T. Windley (contributor 37735493) .