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      Friday November 24, 2017    

In Memoriam

Died   Name   Cemetery
11/4   Irene (Schnackenberg) Viter   Gothenburg, NE
10/25   Elden "Nick" Nickerson ’51   Boulder, CO
10/13   Waunetta V. (Donner) Crisman   Farnam, NE

  Born this day in history:

1848 William H. Clement
1850 Ada (Squires) Cunning
1859 Jacob Kaufman Cash Entry
1868 Laura A. (Whitney) Babcock
1883 Floyd G. Gardner
1894 Fred R. Cross
1904 W. Blair Heath
1914 Edward R. Krepcik
1932 Raymond Feddersen
1954 Kevin H. Magee  ’72
Died this day in history:

1956 James M. Nicholson
1961 Cassius R. Tanner
1973 Claude D. Clement
1978 William I. Hines
1998 Lowell C. Messersmith
2006 Liona (Clement) Hamel
2006 Lyle Homer Houser
2007 Jean M. (Miller) (Stepp) Church  ’33

News from this month in Farnam history:
  – Farnam Top Class D Team 1953
  – First Issue of The Farnam Echo
  – Public Notice

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos

  – Vigles, James C. (1852-1951)

  – Viter, Irene (Schnackenberg) (1936-2017)

  – Nickerson, Elden "Nick"  ’51 (1934-2017)

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:

1893 Hannah M (Downard) Cross Homestead
1899 Franklin Griffith Timber Culture 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: 11/24/2017 -
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