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      Saturday October 12, 2019    

  World War I Commemoration  

During the 100th anniversary year of the end of World War I, the "Boys of Farnam" who answered the call to serve their country in the war will be honored here with the recognition of significant dates and events from before, during and after the war.


John Rowland, Dwight Stebbins, Harald Buss and Owen Thompson (pictured), along with C. E. Davidson and Cecil Williams arrived at Hoboken, NJ aboard the Leviathan on April 25, 1919.

  In Memoriam

Died   Name   Cemetery
9/21   Mary Ellen (Hoppe) Stewart ’50   Bella Vista, AR
8/21   Karl "Jack" Randecker  

  Born this day in history:

1860 Kate E. (Felter) Lemmon
1861 Elzina (Painter) DeLate
1882 Edward Hazen
1885 Susan Pearl (Wallingford) Earll
1902 Florence (Velte) Spearman  ’20
1903 Lloyd R. Hoffman
1903 Lionel M. McNickle
1905 Helen Wharton  ’23
1938 Robert D. "Bob" Jack
1956 Coleen Kay Tillotson
  Died this day in history:

1903 William H. LaRue
1903 Lionel M. McNickle
1911 Sarah J. (Finch) Stoner
1917 Mary A. (Nelson) Blomquist
1918 Howard B. Nickerson
1921 Maynard McNickle
1930 Albert S. Boyle Timber Culture
1937 Joseph Charles Crampton
1956 Coleen Kay Tillotson
1961 Grace M. (Homer) Wiggins
1967 Clarence Coon
1971 Mabel G. (Christensen) Thomsen
2001 Maxine (Boyle) Hill  ’36
2006 Quentin L. Miller  ’42
2011 Eleanor M. (Olsson) Nickerson
2014 Kenneth Cole  ’52

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos

  – Stewart, Mary Ellen (Hoppe)  ’50 (1932-2019)

  – Craig, Milton A. (1903-1987)

  – Craig, Daisy C. (Austin) (1877-1955)

  – Austin, Myrtle M. (Miller) (1891-1980)
  – Callahan, Fred W. (1890-1968)

  – Austin, Emma L. (Anderton) (1857-1953)
  – Callahan, Carrie Joan (Anderson) (1936-2010)

No Homestead events on this day in history


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 ’00 = Farnam High School Class of 1900
Patent Type: Cash Entry     Homestead    Timber Culture

Published: 10/13/2019 -
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