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Old Solders: Santa Cruz County Civil War Veterans

HOFF, RICHARD W (1841-1909)

Santa Cruz Sentinel (August 3, 1909)

Former Santa Cruzan Dies

Richard W. Hoff, a brother of Mrs. Kingsley of Riverside Ave. died August 2d at Hyde Park, L.A. County where Mr. Hoff was engaged in fruit growing.

The immediate cause of death was pneumonia which had developed from a bad case of La Grippe.

The deceased was a bachelor, lived in Santa Cruz for a number of years at which time he was employed at the local powder works.

DIED: HOFF- in Los Angeles August 2d, Richard W. Hoff Father of Clara, George and Edward Hoff, Brother of Mrs. Antoinette Kingsley of Santa Cruz and Mary Goodlow of Sharpesville, N.Y. A native of N.Y. aged 68 years.

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