Elijah Hand - Obituary 1943
Elijah Maurice Hand was born on July 14, 1852 in Marion County,
Indiana and passed away in
On March 22, 1872 he was married to Susan Priscilla Roberts. Shortly
after the marriage he came to
Here were born to them six daughters and five sons: Ellen, Estella, Frank, Cora, Ernest, Bessie, Homer, Joseph, Fay, Lucy and Roy. Three of these died in infancy.
Mrs. Cora Hoyt died April 10, 1918 and Mrs. Bessie Linden September 21 1939.
In the fall of 1910 Mr. and Mrs. Hand retired from the farm and
made their home in
He is survived by six children Mrs. Ella Hoyt, Angus: Mrs. Stella
Mr. Hand was a member of the Methodist church at
Last services were held at the McLaughlin Funeral Home in
Those from a distance attending the funeral of E.M. Hand were Mrs.