Katherine Wright Hart was the 2nd wife of Charles Dwight Hart. He was born in Shelburne, MA on January 12, 1831, oldest son of Halloway L. and Mary (Carter) Hart. Charles married Lucy Reed Jenkins in Greenfield, MA, May 1, 1853. Lucy Reed Jenkins was born July 4, 1835, in Ashfield, MA, daughter of David Hersey and Hannah (Lilly) Jenkins. She died Feb. 12, 1867, and he then married Katherine Stow Wright on July 11, 1867. Katherine Stow Wright was born on March 27, 1847, in Greenfield, MA, daughter of William S. and Maria Fanny (Hopkins) Wright of Ashton, IL. Charles and Katherine went West to Franklin Grove, IL, and Bradford, IL. Charles was a farmer, and he died April 14, 1897, of pneumonia. Katherine was living (1900) in Bradford, IL, and carrying on the home farm. Katherine Died on April 17, 1934. Children of Katherine and Charles Hart are: William 1873, Frank Stone 1875, Mary Catherine 1877, Mabel Maria 1879, Lucy Alice 1887. Mabel furnished most of data of Hart families for four generations past.
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