Sunday, March 1, 2009
Elizabeth Dale Hatcliff Sage
Elizabeth Dale was born January 14, 1856 near Oshkosh in Winnebago County. Her parents were Thomas Dale and his wife, Mary Horton Dale. When she was four, they moved to the Town of Rose, Waushara County, Wisconsin. She married Griffen Hatcliff who was born February 23, 1849 in Goulceby, Lincolnshire, England. They were married on February 5, 1871. Griffen's parents were Elvin and Maria Hatcliff who moved to Nebraska from Ashby Puerorum in Lincolnshire. Lizzie and Griff had two daughters: Dolly who married Greorge Preston and Lucy who married Roy Bertrand. Griffen died of pneumonia on March 1, 1896. In 1912 she married Charles W Sage and they later divorced. Lizzie died July 10, 1936. She was a member of the Baptist Church.