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      Sunday August 28, 2016    

In Memoriam

 
Died   Name   Buried
8/9   Elvin D. Gardner ’45   Farnam, NE
8/6   Rex L. Ealy ’43  
7/20   Judith E. Dubry   Gothenburg, NE
7/10   Rodger Beery  

  Born this day in history:

1858 Effie L. Greenlee
1866 Jennie (Boyle) Rice
1908 Otto H. Witte
1977 Jeremy W. Fritz  ’96
Died this day in history:

1929 Nora (Salnave) Maurer
1931 Glenn A. Blackwood
1985 Sanford John Slack
2000 Lilyan (Novak) Guerin
2013 Ruth (Wyckoff) Grabenstein  ’35

News from this month in Farnam history:
8/15/1885
  – Keystone Items - 15 August 1885
8/20/1925
  – Greenlee Home Destroyed by Fire
8/23/1923
  – President Is Dead
8/26/1937
  – Highway Opened
  – WPA Grant Approved

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos



8/19/2016
  – Caster, Ida Mae (1880-1953)
  – Earhart, Ralph M. (1889-1953)
  – Harper, William J. (1866-1953)
  – Kestler, Minnie C. (1863-1953)

8/18/2016
  – Johnson, Virgil H. (1913-1958)
  – Reeves, Dr. Alfred (1881-1958)
  – Wilmeth, Mae E. (1868-1958)

8/16/2016
  – Willson, Maurice Prey  ’13 (1895-1914)

8/10/2016
  – Ealy, Rex L.  ’43 (1924-2016)
  – Gardner, Elvin D.  ’45 (1928-2016)


Miscellaneous additions:
    Fire Department Constitution (1913)
 

Homestead events on this day in history

 
Application filed:

1885 James McLaughlin Homestead

KEY—where appearing in the text above, these icons are clickable links to more information
 ’00 = Farnam High School Class of 1900
Patent Type: Cash Entry     Homestead    Timber Culture

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