January 22, 1892
Hunt:--Mrs. Maria Hunt died at Lincoln, Monday Jan. 18, 1892, aged 77 years. She was a resident of Menard for thirty-seven years. Came here from Ohio in 1850, and resided in the vicinity of Irish Grove until 1887, when she moved to Lincoln. She leaves 8 children, six daughters and two sons. Of which, Mrs. B.F. Holland resides near Cantrall, nd Mrs. Marion Otstott near Athens. Three daughters reside in Kansas and one in Oregon. The two sons were John and Benjamin. The later lives in Vermillion county. The funeral took place yesterday at Irish Grove, and the remains were interred in the cemetery at that place. The cause of death was la grippe and heart failure.
Transcribed by:Rajean Gallagher