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NEWSPAPER UNKNOWN, 16 February 1942
One of Haddam community's older residents, Mrs. Margaret COX, died Monday night at the home of her daughter, Mrs. F.M. GRISWOLD.

Mrs. COX was 93 years old. She has been an invalid for a number of years.

She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. F.M. GRISWOLD and Mrs. Alice HANSON of SD.

Funeral services will be conducted this afternoon (Thursday) at 3:00 o'clock at the Haddam Church. Interment will be made in the Haddam Cemetery.

Soon after coming to her new home her mother passed
away. She received her education in the schools of Circleville. In her early girlhood she united with the Methodist Episcopal Church.

When about nineteen years of age she came with her father to Washington County, KS; they settled on a farm a little over a mile south of Haddam where she lived until after the death of her father.

On June 6, 1874, she was united in marriage to Madison COX. The first three years of their married life they lived about a half mile north of Haddam. They
then moved to her farm home south of Haddam, where she lived until a few years after the death of her husband.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her son Joseph William, her grandson Chester William GRISWOLD and her son-in-law, Roland J. HANSEN.

Surviving her are two daughters, Mrs. Maud GRISWOLD, Haddam, KS, Mrs. Alice HANSEN, Newell, SD, five grandchildren, Elvin, Earl, Esther and Arleigh GRISWOLD and Darrel HANSEN and her son-in-law, F.M. GRISWOLD.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday afternoon, Feb 19, at 3:00 o'clock at the Haddam Church with the Rev. Mary Ellen LUTZ in charge and interment was in the Haddam cemetery.

(2nd Obituary)

Transcribed and Contributed by Delores Raines

Last Updated:  Wednesday, December 05, 2001 00:45:20

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