Obituary: Mrs. Hettie M. Ricketts
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 Mar 1939, p. 72

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Hettie Merriam Ricketts, 807 Ashland avenue, Wilmette, died on Wednesday of last week at the Evanston hospital of injuries sustained on February 1 in a fall at her home. A descendant of an old American family which first settled in 1638 in Concord in Massachusetts Bay colony, and which migrated to southeastern Ohio over a century ago, she came to Chicago in 1889. She is survived by her husband, C. Lindsay Ricketts; by two daughters, Mrs. Arthur T. Goodman and Mrs. Jasper S. King, both of Winnetka, and by a sister, Miss Mary Merriam, who makes her home with a niece, Mrs. Thomas Gibson of Wilmette.

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16 Mar 1939
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Ricketts, Hettie
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    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Obituary: Mrs. Hettie M. Ricketts