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      Friday July 28, 2017    

In Memoriam

 
Died   Name   Cemetery
6/19   Ross Klein   Maywood, NE
6/9   June L. (Hilton) Walker   Farnam, NE

  Born this day in history:

1835 Cecelia (Phillips) Urmson
1850 Alonzo L. Seavey Homestead
1856 James M. Rowland
1880 Edward Beery
1888 Clifton E. Davis
1888 Roy Maurer
1905 Leo L. Larson
1909 Dean Hoy
1914 Arthur Leo Herndon
1924 Mildred M. (McMichael) Adkisson
1928 Carl I. Brown  ’46
Died this day in history:

1894 Essie Jones
1939 Emma M. (Bowlin) Brooks
1939 George E. Scott Homestead
1944 Nellie G. (Hathaway) Cross
1971 Lois G. (Hathaway) ( Dryden) McHoes
1983 Opal E. Stebbins  ’26
1995 Elinor M. (Ward) Edson  ’34
2003 Margaret (Kitchen) Stewart
2005 Leland Douglas Welch  ’55
2008 Leonard V. Hilton
2015 Tammy J. (Darnall) Allbright

News from this month in Farnam history:
7/15/1937
  – Bandit Hideout Near North Platte
  – Large Sign for Airplanes
7/18/1935
  – Wanders in Hills 17 Days
7/20/1923
  – Boy Caught in Wringer
7/23/1936
  – Swimming Pool Advocated
7/25/1885
  – Keystone Items - 25 July 1885
7/28/1886
  – Keystone Items - 28 July 1886
8/5/1937
  – Farnam Group On Elephant Hunt
8/8/1885
  – Keystone Items - 8 August 1885

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos



7/23/2017
  – Speck, John H. (1861-1916)

7/17/2017
  – Walker, Jeremiah H. (1864-1926)


Miscellaneous additions:
    History Book - The Farnam Centennial history book (1982) has been scanned and published to this site. HTML versions of each section are also being prepared and added as time allows. [updated 3/16/2017]

On the History Book page you will also find an Index of names in the print edition and an Index of names of Farnam High School graduates.
 

Homestead events on this day in history

 
Final proof filed:

1892 Frank R. Smith Timber Culture Homestead
1896 Myron D Newell Timber Culture Homestead
1897 John F. Geis 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



Published: 7/28/2017 - http://www.historicfarnam.us
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