Emma Cope Hans was born Jul. 30, 1872 in Iowa, and died Mar. 6, 1943at the age of 70 in Seward, Seward County, NE
Surviving are three daughters and four sons, as follows: Winifred of Lincoln, Mrs. Florence Hans of Garland, Mrs. Gladys Gausman of Dorchester, Glen, Carl and Gilbert Hans, all of Seward, and Lawrence, in military service. There is one sister, Mrs. Howard Evans of Garland.
Her husband, the late Jacob Hans, passed away in 1930. He was united in marriage to Miss Emma Cope on May 2, 1889. There are also two daughters-in-law and one grandson, all of Garland. Besides his wife and family he leaves four sisters, Mrs. Lena Zillig, Mrs. Flora Garland, Mrs. F. C. Gumbel of Garland, Mrs. Fred Simmons of Kaycee, Wyo., one sister-in-law, Mrs. Emily Hans of Wahoo and one brother, John Hans of Cody, Wyo.,
Dan Brown is a descendant of Frederick Henry Hans who may be related to Jacob Hans. Does anyone know the connection ?