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Silas Burke Hovious

Silas Burke Hovious
b. 1829, Lawrence County, Indiana, to John and Eliza (Litten) Hovious
d. 11 March 1915, Emporia, Kansas

m. 9 February 1854, Morgan County, Indiana
Mary Russell
b. Indiana
d. 21 September 1883, Hartford, Kansas

Children with Mary Russell:

  • Rosanna
  • Sarah
  • John
  • Eliza
  • Charles
  • Fred
  • Mable
  • Francis
  • Omer

Silas served in the Mexican War from 1847 to 1848 in Indiana Infantry Company G, 4th Regiment Volunteers. He moved to Kansas about 1885.

Submitted by:
Betty Hollowell
Ft. Lauderdale FL

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