JOHN W HAWKS
Researched and compiled by Faye Bell (SLC) 2012
John W Hawks was born in 1903 in Nye,
His daughter Wilma Hawks lived with her grandmother Mrs. Hawks and went to
school in Ten Sleep. She graduated from Ten Sleep H.S. with honors.
She eventually became a faculty member of the
NOTE: John W Hawk Headstone reads 1903 – 1927.† According to his obituary, he was born in 1903, he married to Bessie Means in 1927 and he died in 1931.† There is discrepancy between the Headstone and the Worland grit Obituary.† Faye Bell remembers a Hawks being killed while working on the mountain in 1927.†
Worland Grit, Thursday, August 20, 1931