Hattie Newell 13
- Born: Abt 1888, Illinois 13
- Marriage: Henson Vandevender on 18 Apr 1906 in Brown County, IL 74
Committed suicide. She hugged her daughters, then shot herself, leaving her 2 young daughters to be raised by relatives. She may have been distraught over the death of her husband, Henson, who died in an accident at a railroad crossing. -- all family story, but confirmed by her daughter, Marjorie.
Noted events in her life were:
• Residence, 5 May 1900, Versailles township, Brown, IL. 34 Living here were Warren Newell as head; Rosie B., his wife; son "Phelix;" Hattie, their daughter, son Elie; and daughter, Ruth. Living next door were the Smays.
• Residence, 9 May 1910, Versailles township, Brown, IL. 13 Living here were Henson as head, wife Hattie, and daughter Marjorie.
Hattie married Henson Vandevender, son of W. Vandevender and Jane, on 18 Apr 1906 in Brown County, IL.74 (Henson Vandevender was born about 1887 in Illinois 13.)
The groom is listed as Hence.