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Martha Lucretia TIBBETTS

Female 1883 - 1962  (78 years)


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  • Name Martha Lucretia TIBBETTS 
    Born 8 Feb 1883  Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Name Martha Lucretia "Mattie" TIBBETTS 
    Died 18 Jan 1962  Ollie, Keokuk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Zion Cemetery, Martinsburg, Keokuk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Unknown newspaper, unknown date in January 1962:

      Funeral Saturday for Martha Hawk

      Mrs. Martha Tibbetts Hawk, 78, died Thursday at 1:15 a.m. in Fae's Nursing Home in Ollie. She had been in ill health for a year.

      She was born Feb. 8, 1853, in Cass County, Nebraska. At the age of six, her family moved to Des Moines County. Her marriage to Otis Hawk took place Nov. 23, 1908. They lived north of Martinsburg until 1916, when they moved to Martinsburg. Mr. Hawk died March 3, 1959 [sic; should be 1951].

      Mrs. Hawk was a member of the former Presbyterian Church in Martinsburg.

      Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Irene Martin of Ankeny, Mrs. Olive Hubbell of Keswick, Mrs. Leila Knaak of Hedrick and Mrs. Wilda Miller; 16 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Oliver Tibbetts of Los Angeles and William Tibbetts of New London; and one sister, Mrs. Ben Porter of Hedrick. Preceding her in death besides her husband were three brothers, one sister, two grandsons and one granddaughter.

      Funeral services were held at the Community Funeral Home in Ottumwa, Saturday afternoon, with the Rev. Claude J. Wood of the Hedrick Christian Church in charge. Interment was made in the Mt. Zion cemetery, near Martinsburg.

      (2) http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Fields/6746/mtzioncem.html:

      MT. ZION CEMETERY

      HAWK, MARTHA L.; 1883 - 1962
    Person ID I869  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father Thompson Fleenor TIBBETTS,   b. 14 Oct 1856, Des Moines County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1930, Martinsburg, Keokuk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Clara Elizabeth MARCHANT,   b. 23 Aug 1857, Toledo, Lucas County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1931, Martinsburg, Keokuk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 11 Mar 1880  Des Moines County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Des Moines County, IA Marriage Book #11, 30 April 1879 - 7 December 1882, p. 64:

      Certificate #53 - TIBBITTS, T. F., 23; br: MARCHANT, Clara, 22; marr 11 Mar 1880 at home of Mr. Marchant by Rev. A. F. Fuller.

      (2) TIBBETTS Family Bible:

      This certifies that Thompson Tibbetts and Clara Marchant were solmely [sic] united in the Holey [sic] Bonds of Matrimony in Dis [sic] Moines County, Iowa on the 11 day of March A.D. 1880 by Rev. Fuller
    Family ID F1074  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Otis HAWK,   b. 25 Jan 1880, Martinsburg, Keokuk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1951, Iowa City, Johnson County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1908 
    Notes 

    • (1) TIBBETTS Family Bible:

      Martha Lucretia Tibbetts and David Otis Hawk were Married Nov 25 1908 by Rev Collins
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Frances Irene HAWK,   b. 30 Sep 1909, Martinsburg, Keokuk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1988, Des Moines, Polk County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     4. Living
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F1121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart