Edith M. <I>Hopper</I> Hewitt

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Edith M. Hopper Hewitt

  • Birth 29 Aug 1889 Linn County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 31 Mar 1980 Long Beach, Pacific County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Kelso, Cowlitz County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 74452665

Edith lived with her family in rural Linn County until they moved to Becker Co., Minnesota. Here they lived a few years, then a period of time in Missouri. Her son Logan William Hopper was born in Kansas July 11, 1906.

When Perkins County opened for homesteading Edith, as well as her father and brothers Guy and Bert, filed for claims in Independence Twp.; their claims adjoined.

Edith married John Bert Hotelling June 19, 1911 in Perkins Co., South Dakota.

Her daughter, Ida Aletha, was born January 3, 1912.

Edith married Ezra J. "Jay" Hewit(t) on June 1, 1911 in Perkins Co., South Dakota. They remained living in South Dakota for many years, eventually relocating to Cowlitz Co., Washington, where her parents and brother Guy lived. Logan and his family lived nearby.

Jay passed away in 1968.

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  • Created by: DiAnn
  • Added: 4 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 74452665
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edith M. Hopper Hewitt (29 Aug 1889–31 Mar 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 74452665, citing Cowlitz View Memorial Gardens, Kelso, Cowlitz County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by DiAnn (contributor 47175115) .