Notes for Hannah J DIRRIM:|
Poss. sister Mary E. Dirrim b. 30 Sep 1857 in Dekalb, IN, d. 6 Nov 1938 in Butler, IN. sp James S. Hagerty, b. 22 Dec 1848 in Carroll Co. OH, d 2 Dec 1942 in Hamilton, IN, ch Commodore Hagerty b. 14 Nov 1875.
From Hannah J. Firestone
Hannah J. daughter of William H. and Christianna Dirrim, born in Wayne county, Ohio, Aug. 16, 1840, and departed this life, Nov. 14, 1912, aged 72 years, 2 months and 18 days.
At the age of 4 years she came with her parents to the old homestead two miles southeast of Hamilton. Here she grew to womanhood and united with the M. E. church at the age of 16. During 28 years in Ohio. 1872-1900, a member of the United Brethen in Christ.
In the spring of 1860 she was united in marriage to Isaac Firestone, who later became a veteran of the Civil war. They began housekeeping on a farm in Franklin township, DeKalf county, Ind. In the spring of 1872 they moved to a farm in Northwest Ohio from whence they moved to Hamilton in the spring of 1900 and there continued to reside until her demise.
To this union wer born eight childre. Anna Stickney, Monpelier, Ohio; Dora Headly, Edon, Ohio; William S. Firestone, Dalhart, Texas; George S. Firestone, Mongomery, Mich.; Timothy D. Firestone, Hannibal, Mo.; Mary Swinehart and Cora Mocherman, of Hamilton, Ind.
She is survived by her father, William H. Dirrim, three brothers; Robert R.; William S. and Timothy H. and by three sisters; Mary E. Goudy, Crissy Dirrim and Caroline Hammond; and by twenty-seven grand children and two great grandchildren.
She was a loving wife, a good neighbor and faithful to every trust committed to her. We shall miss her but she has gone to join the company of loved ones gone before and enjoy the life eternal.
Funeral services were held at the M. E. church Sunday afternoon, conducted by her pastor, Rev. J. O. Campbell. Interment was made in the Hamilton cemetery.
|1||i.||William Sherman FIRESTONE, born May 07, 1868 in IN; died February 17, 1929 in Dalhart, TX; married Amanda Ellen KNOTT January 28, 1894 in Angola, IN.|
|iii.||Dora Firestone, married Edgar O. Headley August 06, 1885 in Williams, OH.|
|iv.||George Sheridan Firestone.|
|vi.||Mary Firestone, married P. J. Swinehart.|
|vii.||Cora Firestone, married George Morcherman.|
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