Ethel Genevieve Hood

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Ethel Genevieve Hood

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: New Orleans, LA, USA
Death: December 3, 1956 (86)
Place of Burial: New Orleans, LA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Lieut. General John Bell Hood (CSA) and Anna Marie Hood
Sister of Lydia Marie Hennen Hood; Anna Bell Hood; John Bell Hood, Jr.,; Duncan Norbert Hood, Col.; Lillian Marie Post and 5 others

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About Ethel Genevieve Hood

Ethell Hood and her twin sister, Anna Bell, were adopted by Mr. & Mrs. John Morris, New Orleans upon the death of their parents.

On August 30, 1879, John Bell Hood died of yellow fever within days of his wife and oldest child. His ten orphaned children, all under the age of ten, were left destitute. They would ultimately be adopted by seven different families in Louisiana, New York, Mississippi, Georgia and Kentucky.

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Ethel Genevieve Hood's Timeline

June 27, 1870
New Orleans, LA, USA
December 3, 1956
Age 86
New Orleans, LA, USA