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From: Dan Hamrick <>
Subject: [WVWEBSTE] FW: [HAMRICK-L] Sarah Conrad's death
Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2003 18:35:54 -0500
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> Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2003 08:25:32 -0500
> To: Dan Hamrick <>
> Subject: Re: [HAMRICK-L] Sarah Conrad's death
>
> Dan,
> Here is the Intermountain obit. I'd saved it on my computer at work, but not
> at home.
>
> Sarah L. Conrad
> Sarah L. Conrad, 90, a resident of Valley Head for many years and a more
> recent resident of Webster Springs, where she made her home with Keith and
> Hope Hamrick since March of 2001, passed away Saturday, Dec. 28, 2002, at
> Talbott Personal Care Home in Belington, where she had been a patient since
> Oct. 9, 2002.
> She was born May 25, 1912, at Valley Head, a daughter of the late Jonathan and
> Ellen Ware Hamrick.
> She was married to Ira Harrison Conrad, who preceded her in death on June 24,
> 2001.
> She was the last surviving member of her immediate family, having been
> preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Susan Conrad in 1959; and four
> brothers and six sisters.
> Mrs. Conrad was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, sewing and making quilts. She
> was a member of the Valley Head United Methodist Church.
> Friends may call from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. today at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in
> Elkins. On Tuesday morning, she will be moved to Valley Head United Methodist
> Church, where friends may call from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m., the funeral hour.
> Pastor Robert Baer will officiate and interment will follow in Valley Head
> Cemetery. The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements
> for Sarah L. Conrad.
>
>
> On Thu, 02 Jan 2003 22:16:26 -0500 Dan Hamrick <> wrote:
>
>> Well, I appreciate getting that. Konnie Conrad
>> had indicated she would
>> gather some more, but I didn't think to check
>> the Intermountain.
>> Thanks. I'll relay it to the Hamrick list.
>>
>> --
>>
>> Dan Hamrick
>> 402 23rd Street NW
>> Canton OH 44709-3818
>> Telephone: 330-454-2376
>>
>>
>>> Dan,
>>> By now you probably have the info, but just
>> in case.... According to
>>> Sarah's obituary notice in the Elkins
>> Intermountain (I do wish they would
>>> let you have access to them for more than one
>> day - at least 2 weeks like
>>> the Charleston Gazette), Sarah was the
>> daughter of Jonathan Thair Hamrick
>>> and Ellen Ware (Hamrick), about whom there is
>> little mystery. It's nice to
>>> continue to tie the Hamrick pieces together,
>> but too bad the info has to
>>> come from recent obits.
>>>
>>> Tom Hufford
>>> 1356 Linley Trace
>>> Marietta, GA 30066
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Dan Hamrick"
>>> To:
>>> Sent: Saturday, December 28, 2002 8:18 PM
>>> Subject: [HAMRICK-L] Sarah Conrad's death
>>>
>>>
>>>> Word was received of the death today of
>> Sarah Conrad, widow of the
>>> late
>>>> Ira Conrad > inter-related families of the
>> mountains of East Central West Virginia.
>>> Ivan
>>>> Dodrill of Monterville said Sarah Conrad
>> died today.
>>>> Although I don¹t know her age or even
>> her maiden name, Konnie Conrad
>>> of
>>>> this list may be able to provide it if and
>> when she becomes available.
>>>> It is known that Sarah and Ira
>> perennially won the award for the
>>> oldest
>>>> couple at the annual Pioneer Family Reunion.
>> They each were believed to
>>>> have been well past 90.
>>>> Sarah died in Elkins, WV, according to
>> Ivan Dodrill.
>>>> I do have information that I believe was
>> originated by Konnie Conrad
>>> on
>>>> Ira¹s family,, and I will relay it, as they,
>> like Parker and Annie Hogan,
>>>> were related to nearly everyone in their
>> area.
>>>> Here is a family group sheet on his
>> parents and siblings:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Name: Isaac Clayton Conrad
>>>>> Birth: 25 Feb 1879
>>>> Death: 26 Jun 1964
>>>> Father: Napoleon Conrad (1856-1910)
>>>> Mother: Martha Ann Hamrick (1855-1939)
>>>> Spouse: Mintie Alice Riggleman
>>>>> Father: Harrison Riggleman
>>>> Mother: Nancy Fretwell
>>>>
>>>> Children
>>>>> 1 M: Frank Conrad
>>>> Spouse: Ruth Jones
>>>>> 2 M: Glen Conrad
>>>> Spouse: Gay Hannah
>>>>> 3 M: Ira Conrad
>>>> Spouse: Sarah
>>>>> 4 M: Clayton Conrad
>>>>> 5 F: Marie Conrad
>>>> Birth: 13 Jan 1914
>>>> Spouse: Arden Lee Conrad
>>>>> 6 M: Richard Conrad
>>>> Spouse: Josephine Jones
>>>>
>>>>> Last Modified: 16 Aug 2002
>>>> Created: 28 Dec 2002
>>>>> Please report corrections or additions
>> to...
>>>> Dan Hamrick
>>>> 402 23rd Street NW
>>>> Canton OH 44709
>>>> Phone and fax: 330-454-2376
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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