Tag Archives: Hobbs

Allen Beverly Adams

Allen Beverly Adams
b. 11 November 1881, Algiers, Pike County, Indiana, to Allen Overton and Elvira Demeretta (Chappell) Adams
d. 6 January 1911, Gandy, Logan County, Nebraska

m. 17 January 1902, Gandy, Logan County, Nebraska
Cora Delilah McCain
b. 13 August 1884, Otwell, Pike County, Indiana, to Robert and Adeline Ovanda (Chappell) McCain
d. 20 August 1973, Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California

Children with Cora Delilah McCain:
• Robert Isaac (1902-1990) married Lottie Elizabeth La Rue
• Ardis Opal (1904-1985) married George Hobbs
• Virgil Theodore (1905-1969)
• Lawrence Overton (1906-1978) married Vyrle Lenor Delosh
• Alta Manda (1909-1997) married Ray Oliver Nielson

Allen had a good singing voice and could be heard at nearby farms.

Submitted by:
Larry L. Nielson
Fruitland ID
E-mail: lniel19027@juno.com

Walter Folger Brewer

WALTER FOLGER BREWER
b. 1846, Campbellsburg, Washington County, Indiana, to Richard and Hannah (Hobbs) Brewer
d. 24 July 1907, Guthrie, Logan County, Oklahoma

m/1. 1864, Washington County, Indiana
Hannah Bogle

m/2. 27 March 1870, Salem, Washington County, Indiana
Julia Caroline Marshall

Walter appeared in both the 1850 and the 1860 censuses in Vernon Township, Washington County, Indiana. Sometime after the 1860 census, he moved on to Oklahoma, where he died in 1907.

Submitted by:
Mary LeMay
Fallbrook CA

Edmund E. Brewer

EDMUND E. BREWER
b. 1 May 1831, Campbellsburg, Washington County, Indiana, to Richard (1797-1877) and Hannah (Hobbs) Brewer (1811-1861)
d. 15 February 1918, Wymore, Mahaska County, Iowa

m. 11 November 1851, Mahaska County, Iowa
Elizabeth Cox
b. about 22 April 1831, to John (1797-1855) and Mary (Albertson) Cox (1797-1869)
d. 10 April 1905, Monroe Township, Mahaska County, Iowa

Children with Elizabeth Cox:

  • Lydia Ellen (b. 1853)
  • Eldora (b. 1857)
  • Sarah Emmaline (1861-1933) married Henry M. Phillips (1853-1927)
  • Fernando Wood (1863-1901)
  • Mary Eliza “Mollie” (1866-1933)
  • John Monroe (1868-1949) married Ora E. Loughrey (1873-1899)
  • Merritt “Dick” (1870-1963)

Edmund emigrated to Mahaska County, Iowa, before July 1860. He was a farmer.

Submitted by:
Mary LeMay
Fallbrook CA

Robert Roy Hovious

Robert Roy Hovious
b. 11 June 1883, Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, to Thomas and Sarah (Houston) Hovious
d. 19 January 1942, Danvers, Illinois

m. 1902, Monroe County, Indiana
Bessie Iona Hobbs
b. 30 June 1885, Nashville, Brown County, Indiana
d. 29 September 1951, Peoria, Illinois

Children with Bessie Iona Hobbs:

  • Mary
  • Roy Robert
  • Thelma
  • Gladys
  • Juanita
  • Richard
  • Phillip
  • Betty
  • DelMarch

Robert emigrated from Monroe County, Indiana, to Illinois in 1909.

Submitted by:
Betty Hollowell
Ft. Lauderdale FL