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Hannah Thomas

Death removed from this life last Monday one of the early pioneers of this county in the person of Mrs. Tratebas. She was sick but a few days, and died at the home of her son, John Tratebas, at Gossettsburgh, aged 78 years. The funeral was held Tuesday, services being held at the Chesterton M. E. church by Rev. Jesse, and the remains interred in the Chesterton cemetery. Deceased made her home for many years on the farm now owned by C. A. Anderson, and got it directly from the government. She leaves a large family of grown up children and grand children to mourn her death.

Hannah Thomas was born Nov. 4th, 1815, died July 30th, 1893. Was married to Edmond Tratebas April, 1834, six children were born to them, four are left to mourn her loss. She was the grandmother of 17 grandchildren and great-grandmother to 21.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: August 4, 1893
Volume Number: 10
Issue Number: 17
Page: 5
Column(s): 1

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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