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Roster Iowa Soldiers - War of Rebellion Vol 2
 
Hoy, Benjamin F. Age 18. Residence Pleasant Valley, nativity Ohio. Enlisted 
    Aug. 23, 1861. Mustered Sept. 7, 1861. Wounded in thigh severely 
    May 16, 1863, Champion Hills, Miss. Died of wounds May 27, 
    1863. 

 
Hoy, Monroe. Age 20. Residence Pleasant Valley, nativity Ohio. Enlisted 
    Aug. 23, 1861. Mustered Sept. 7, 1861. Wounded in shoulder and 
    arm May 16, 1863, Champion Hills, Miss. Died of wounds June 1, 1863. 

 
Hoy, Thomas H. Age 29. Residence Polk City, nativity Canada. Enlisted 
    Sept. 12, 1862. Mustered Sept. 12, 1862. Wounded in left arm May 
    16, 1863, Champion Hills, Miss. Transferred to Invalid Corps Sept. 29, 
    1863. No further record. 
 
 
 

Obits

Iowa
Feb. 28, 1908 LIVERMORE GAZETTE Livermore, IA
 
Obituary-Mrs. Catherine Hoy
The death of Mrs. Catherine Hoy occurred last 
Friday night, Feb. 21, 1908 at the residence of her 
daughter, Mrs. F. E. Peterkin, at Cedar Rapids, IA. 
Mrs. Hoy was one of the most widely known old settlers 
in this part of the country, and an authentic complete 
record of her life would be very interesting to her many
acquaintances, but we are able to give it only in
outline at this time.
The Hoys came here about 1865, homesteading a farm 
1 1/2 miles this side of Hardy.  There are quite
                                    a large
family of children, but they are scattered and the
whereabouts of all are not known.  They are
                                    Frank,
Mrs. Ann McDonald at Algona, Andy at St. Mary's, Kansas,
Mrs. Kate Turner at Britt, Thomas, Mrs. Agnes Peterkin
at Cedar Rapids and Patrick at Livermore.
After about 10 years' residence on the old homestead,
Mr. Hoy disappeared, possibly returning to Ireland, and 
it has never been definitely known whether he is alive or
dead.  Mrs. Hoy then continued to run the place
                                    with the
help of her sons till about 20 years ago when she removed
to Livermore with her son, Patrick.  Here she
                                    remained 
until a few years ago, since which time she has been 
living with her children at various places, and finally 
with Mrs. Peterkin at Cedar Rapids where she died at the
age of 92 years.
            Word was received that the funeral and burial would occur at Livermore last Wednesday, and the Catholic Church was in readiness and the grave dug, but nothing further was heard until Thursday when a message said that it was decided to bury her at St. Mary's, Kansas.

Cemeteries

Cedar County
 
Bethel-Sand Hill Cemetery
HOY Headstone
Alice 1865-1985
John 1868-1919
 
 
 
 
Ida County
Ida Grove Cemetery
Hoy, Agnes L. Aug 25, 1912-Nov 17, 2002
      "Beloved Wife and Mother"
 

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