April 1892–19 September 1981 (Age 89)
Mercer, Missouri, United States
When Martha Frances Booher was born in April 1892, in Mercer, Missouri, United States, her father, Adam Tennessee Booher, was 30 and her mother, Laura Jane Nigh, was 29. She had at least 4 sons with Alfred Hoskins. She lived in Washington Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Altamont, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 19 September 1981, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 89.
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Dinner at Grandma's For most of my childhood we gathered at Grandma's for Sunday dinner. That was Grandma Hoskins, called Mattie by everyone but her some. To them she was Mom. Sunday dinner was usua …