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1907 August 8  Born in North Logan, Utah to Gottfried Weyerman and Olena Hoth. 
1907 August Blessed by her father, Gottfried Weyerman.
1913 Sep  3 Schooling commenced at North Logan. (6)
1915 Sep 19 Baptized by Fredrick Gilgen in North Logan.
1915 Sep 19 Confirmed a member of church by her father.
1921 May  Graduated from eighth grade. (14)
1923 March  2 Received a patriarchal blessing from William Hyde in Logan, Utah. (16)
1926 Winter Met Percy S. Hawkes at an MIA dance. (19)
1927 August 3 Married Percy in the Logan Temple by Joseph R. Shepard.  (20)
1927 August 8 Moved to Drummond farm home on her 20th birthday
1928 July  1 A son, Percy Blaine Hawkes, was born in Logan.
1930 Oct 31 Son, Lawrence W., born at the farm house. (23)
1933 March 29 Son, Lloyd, was born at Beaver Dam, Utah. (26)
1936 August 17 A daughter, Norma Ruth, was born in Logan. (29)
1938 Dec 15 Family moved to the Acil Hawkes home in Farnum.
1940 to 1943 Young Women’s President in Farnum Ward.
1940 Nov 18 A son, Richard Reed, was born in Rexburg.  (33)
1941 Aug 10 Patriarchal blessing from Abraham B. Hillam (34)
1943 Feb 4 A special priesthood blessing by Alma B. Larsen.
1946 March 31 A son, David Weyerman, born. (39)
1946 June 12 Husband, Percy, passed away in St. Anthony. (39)
1948 Fall Rented farm to Blaine, moved to Providence. (41)
1958 to 1960 Employed as Dorm Mother for USU girls & boys.
1961 Aug 13 Five year service award from Primary General Presidency. (54)
1961 Oct 2 Set apart as a Stake missionary by Pres W. Loyal Hall, Mount Logan Stake(54)
1965 March Son, David called on Mission to California.
1965 June 11 Norma Ruth married Fred Von Niederhausern.
1965 June 12 Worked on dude ranch south of Jackson, Wyoming.
1965 to 1967 Employed as Dorm Mother at Ricks College. (58)
1967 Jan 8 Son, David, passed away.  (60)
1969  Moved to newly purchased home in Logan. (62)
1969 Sept 9 Called as Logan Temple officiator until May 1972
1972 May 1 Called on 18 month mission to Florida South (65)
1974 May 6 Set apart as Logan Temple officiator. (69)
1976 Oct Went to Holy Land with George Ellsworth USU.
1977 July 10 Full-time service mission Indiana Indianapolis Mission with Pres. Max Mortensen. (70)
1977 Dec. Visited & toured with Billy and Luisa in Mexico.
1978 June Went on Ricks history tour with Ken Howell. (71)
1978 July  Mormon Miracle Pageant with Lloyd & Donna.
1978 & 1979 Sold farm land to Bratt, Bishoff, & Albertson.
1979 Feb13 Set apart 3rd time as Temple officiator. (72)
1980 Sep 6 Honored in Logan East Stake as exemplary woman from 19th Ward in Young Woman’s Program. (73)
1983 Aug 8 Sold home in Logan and began living in various retirement homes in Logan (76)
1988 Sep 2 Ida W. Hawkes passed away in Logan, Utah.  (81)

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This history was written using excerpts from her written diary\journal and other documents in our family history files.  If there are any additions or corrections that would make this more complete please send them to  P. Blaine Hawkes