Delila Estella Hoffman

Female 1854 - 1915


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  • Born  1 Nov 1854  Rochester, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  18 Feb 1915  Rochester, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Rochester Cemetery, Rochester, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I48314  Virts
    Last Modified  2 Aug 2017 

    Father  Enoch Hoffman,   b. 30 Jun 1814, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1885, Sangamon County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Delila Conard,   b. 2 May 1821, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1881, Sangamon County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  22 Oct 1840  Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F354  Group Sheet

    Family  Charles V. Garretson,   b. 1857, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1949, Rochester, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Erma May Garretson,   b. 9 Dec 1882, Rochester, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1928, Jacksonville, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  14 Aug 2014 
    Family ID  F19162  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Daily Illinois State Journal, February 19, 1915

      Garretson- Died, at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, 1915, at the family residence, three miles northeast of Rochester, Mrs. Dellia B. Garretson, wife of Charles Garretson, aged 60 years, 3 months and 14 days.

      The funeral series will be held at 11 o'clock tomorrow morning at the residence, Rev. E. l. Carson, pastor of Rochester Methodist church, officiating. Interment will be made in Rochester cemetery.

      Mrs. Garretson was born Nov. 1, 1954 on the place where she died, living there continuously all her life. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Hoffman, who were among the earliest settlers of the county. Besides her husband she is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Erney Townsend, residing at the home; one sister, Mrs. E. C. Thomas of Madison; two brothers, Enoch Hoffman of Mechanicsburg and Joseph Hoffman of Michigan; also one grandchild.