┌── Hiram Perry Hancher │ 1808-1890 ┌── Hiram Perry Hancher ──┤ │ 1852-1933 │ │ └── Sarah Anderson │ 1815-1877 Ross Adrian Hancher ───┤ B: 1895 │ D: 1986 │ └── Laura Belle Havens 1867-1943 M: Grace L. Abbot └── Catherine Jane Hancher (1921-2014) 1,2,3
|Ross Adrian Hancher [ID 02422]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born May 20 1895, near Elwood, Madison County, Indiana.1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9
On Jun 5 1917 Ross Adrian Hancher, age 22, registered for the World War I draft in Madison County, Indiana. He declared he was born May 20 1895 near Elwood, Indiana, and was then still residing in Elwood, single, with no dependents, occupied as a farmer, employed by his father. No previous military experience. He was recorded as medium height, medium build, dark blue eyes, light hair.5
He married Grace L. Abbot, Apr 15 1920, Madison County, Indiana.6,9,10,11 Grace, daughter of Frank E. Abbott & Edith Trick, was born Nov 23 1896, Indiana.1,2,6,8,10,11
Ross and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 9-10 1930), 1626 No. E St., Elwood, Madison County, Indiana:1
Ross and family were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 19 1940), 1626 North E, Elwood, Madison County, Indiana:2
On Apr 27 1942 Ross Adrian Hancher, age 46, registered for the World War II draft in Alexandria, Madison County, Indiana. He declared he was born May 20 1895 in Madison County, Indiana, and was then residing at 1626 Nort [sic] E Street, Elwood, Madison County, Indiana, employed by the U.S. Post Office Dept. He declared his relative/contact was Mrs. Grace L. Hancher of the same address. He was recorded as 5' 7 3/4" tall, 165 lbs., blue eyes, light hair, light complexion.7
On Jun 7 1951 Ross A. Hancher was appointed as Postmaster of Elwood, Madison County, Indiana.12 He retired on Apr 30 1963.12
Ross Adrian Hancher died Mar - 1986, Indiana; buried Elwood Cemetery, Elwood, Madison County, Indiana.8,9
Grace died Aug 13 1989, Indiana; buried Elwood Cemetery, Elwood, Madison County, Indiana.8,11
Social Security information for Ross Adrian Hancher: 305-46-2738
Social Security information for Grace L. Abbot: 304-18-9634
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