February 2 1809–March 24, 1895
|Eliza Hutchinson was born Feb. 2, 1809 in Alsace, France. She came to America with her parents at the age of 18 years. She was married in the year 1839 in New York to Mr. A. F. Hutchinson. Seven children were born to them, four of whom are still living, two boys and two girls. Her husband died in September, 1861. She died March 24, 1895, in Martelle, at the home of her son-in-law, Mr. A. Bowers. She was a member of the Antioch Christian church for thirty-five years. Her trust being in God, her faith was well founded.
The funeral services were conducted by her old pastor, Elder Nathan Potter, of Anamosa, with interment in Norwich cemetery, just north of Martelle.
March 25, 1895
Submitted by: Jim Christianson.
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