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Mrs Matilda <I>Fry</I> Brookhart

Mrs Matilda Fry Brookhart

Somerset County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Apr 1925 (aged 74)
Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA
Burial Letts, Louisa County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 5865691 · View Source
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From, Muscatine, IA, Journal,April, 1925
Mrs. Peter Brookhart
Mrs. Peter Brookhart, well known resident of Letts, died at Bellevue hospital at 11o'clock this morning after a six weeks illness. She underwent an operation at Bellevue hospital a week ago for a complication of diseases but failed to rally.

Matilda Frye was born in Letts, Nov. 16, 1850, spending her entire life in this community. She was married to Peter Brookhart 55 years ago and six children were born, one preceding her in death.
Besides her husband, five children, Harry Brookhart of Junction City, Ore., Joseph of West Liberty;
Archie of Letts, Mrs. A. M. Day of Mexico, Mo, Mrs. Arthur Wells of Buffalo, Ia.; one brother John Frye of Letts; three sisters, Mrs. John Coder of Cranston, Mrs. Eva Herrick of Muscatine, and Mrs. Hattie Epperly of St. Paul Minn.; 22 grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive.
Note, She died April, 21, 1925, Her maiden name was Fry but is often spelt Frye.
Ref; Muscatine County Iowa. m/cer.
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Bio by: June Welsch

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