1919 – Agnes Elizabeth Bragg Hoard Dies

On this date Agnes Elizabeth Bragg Hoard, wife of , died in Fort Atkinson. She was born on February 4, 1840, in Vermont. The daughter of William D. Bragg and Elmira Edna Egerton, Agnes Elizabeth Bragg Hoard arrived in Lake Mills with her family in 1846. She on February 9, 1860, in Lake Mills, Wisconsin, where they resided until 1861. Agnes Hoard served as Wisconsin first lady from 1889 to 1891. She is buried in Fort Atkinson. [Source: by Nancy G. Williams, p.98]