Mary Etta Baker Hartman
Mrs. Mary Etta Hartman, 75, widow of John Hartman and a life-long resident of Stephenson county, passed away at a local hospital at 10 o'clock this morning after an extended illness. She resided at 774 West Elk street.
Mary Etta Baker was born in Stephenson county, July 22, 1868, the d⁄o the late Mr and Mrs Elmus Baker. She was united in marriage to John Hartman in 1885. The husband passed away 18 years ago. Surviving are the following children; Earl Hartman, St. Paul, Mn, George Hartman, Freeport, Mn. There are 4 grandchildren. a sister and brother survive, Mrs. Eva Keller, Waterloo, Ia Sherman Baker, Rockford.
Freeport Journal Standard Mon. April 13, 1944 p. 10. Submitted by: Dem Bones on 17 July 2002