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      Thursday July 27, 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:

1840 Miles F. Martin
1887 William H. Palmer
1892 Weaver Cole
1898 Harvey E. Klooz
1927 Dorthy (Stevens) High  ’45
1998 Keegan Taylor
Died this day in history:

1890 Dallas A. Fitch
1919 Elizabeth B. (Barr) Albert
1919 William P. Austin Homestead
1948 Thomas Dillin
1974 Stella V. (Jackson) Patterson

News from this month in Farnam history:
  – Bandit Hideout Near North Platte
  – Large Sign for Airplanes
  – Wanders in Hills 17 Days
  – Boy Caught in Wringer
  – Swimming Pool Advocated
  – Keystone Items - 25 July 1885
  – Keystone Items - 28 July 1886
  – Farnam Group On Elephant Hunt
  – Keystone Items - 8 August 1885

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos

  – Speck, John H. (1861-1916)

  – 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:

1897 William C. Reed Timber Culture

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 -
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