Mabel Lavina Hedger

1880–1964 (Age 84)
Merrillan, Jackson, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Mabel Lavina

When Mabel Lavina Hedger was born on 13 January 1880, in Merrillan, Jackson, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Hiram Clarence Hedger, was 29 and her mother, Anna Victoria Goucher, was 19. She had at least 5 sons and 8 daughters with Christian Frederick Arttus. She lived in Campbell, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and New Lyme, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States in 1910. She died on 18 August 1964, in Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Cataract, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mabel Lavina Hedger
Christian Frederick Arttus
Roy Frederick Arttus
Pearl Lavinia Arttus
Grace Eva Artis
Bernice Arttus
Lilah May Arttus
Clarence Chris Arttus
Robin J Arttus
Robert Arttus
Blanche Arttus
Ruth M Arttus
Beatrice Laurena Arttus Trussoni
Ross William ARTTUS
Doris M Arttus Rach

Spouse & Children



  • Male1897–1957Male

  • Pearl Lavinia Arttus


  • Grace Eva Artis


  • Bernice Arttus


  • Female1905–1992Female

+8 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Hiram Clarence Hedger


  • Anna Victoria Goucher




  • Female1880–1964Female

  • Harry Victor Hedger


  • Grace Maude Hedger


  • Male1885–1950Male

  • Elizabeth Melissa "Bessie" Hedger


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 3

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Sussex): variant of Hedge , with the addition of agent suffix -er.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Mabel L Artties in household of Chris F Artties, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mabel Artties in household of Chris Artties, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mabel Artis in household of Christ Artis, "United States Census, 1900"

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