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      Tuesday February 20, 2018    

In Memoriam

 
Died   Name   Cemetery
1/29   Marc E. Smallfoot ’74  
1/7   Charles J. Rosvold  

  Born this day in history:

1819 Priscilla (Thorp) Buss
1866 Rosa "Rosie" (Day) Stone Homestead
1890 William "Bill" Wolf
1891 Goldie E. (Kilburn) Nickerson
1904 Infant Children Preston
1931 Shirley (France) Aden
Died this day in history:

1897 Elizabeth (Drake) Johnson
1899 George W. Hazen
1904 Infant Children Preston
1923 Sarah (Edwards) Craig
1925 Edward T. Stinnette
1945 Marion, Jr Brown
1992 Cecile M. (Roberts) Palmer  ’25
1998 Hazel M. (Smallfoot) Staples  ’39
2007 Margaret (Titchen) Power

News from this month in Farnam history:
2/6/1919
  – 127th Field Artillery Trails
2/7/1929
  – Old Landmark to be Removed
  – Publisher's Block, 1929
2/8/1940
  – Farnam Echo Ceases Publication
2/11/1915
  – F. F. Fairbanks Auction
2/14/1935
  – Land Mark Torn Down
2/18/1915
  – Tanner's Quality Store ad
  – W. E. Hopkins Auction
2/21/1918
  – Read - Important
  – Two Killed, Many Injured
2/25/1915
  – Grape-Nuts ad
  – W. H. McCarl Auction

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos



2/19/2018
  – Juilfs, Sophia (1845-1920)

2/1/2018
  – Blomquist, Hugo E.  ’27 (1906-1958)

1/31/2018
  – Gewecke, Adolph Henry (1870-1961)
  – Gunn, John A. (1861-1941)

1/29/2018
  – Kestler, George W. (1893-1961)

1/25/2018
  – Goesch, Louis W. (1879-1961)
  – Rosvold, Charles J. (1953-2018)

1/24/2018
  – Brinkhous, Elsie Pearl (Stalnaker) (1887-1959)

1/23/2018
  – Funk, Hazel A. (Gardner)  ’19 (1901-1959)

1/22/2018
  – McMichael, Iva Z. (McCarl) (1883-1959)


2/19/2018
  – Soldiers Returning (1919)
  – Buys Drug Store (1919)
  – Farnam Home Coming Next Tuesday (1919)

2/16/2018
  – Letter from O.K. Brown (8/29/17) (1917)
  – From Two Jackies (9/19/1917) (1917)
  – 127th Field Artillery Trails (1919)

2/9/2018
  – From Camp Cody (10/25/1917) (1917)
  – The Cactus Trail (11/1/1917) (1917)
  – The Cactus Trail (11/8/1917) (1917)

2/8/2018
  – D. of H. Entertains (1917)
  – From Camp Cody (9/13/1917) (1917)

2/5/2018
  – News From Ft. Crook (1917)
  – Rally and Flag Raising (1917)


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

 
Application filed:

1893 Constant J Carmichael Homestead Timber Culture

Final proof filed:

1888 Charles E. Marlin (1) Homestead
1889 William S Green Cash Entry
1890 Hartley D Alvord Cash Entry
1890 Andrew H Anderson Cash Entry Cash Entry
1890 Durastus E. Hayworth Homestead
1890 Virgil Lee Cash Entry
1890 Samuel F. Parker Cash Entry
1895 John R Norris Timber Culture
1897 William A. Van Tilborg Homestead
1900 Cynthia M (Sitts) Earll Homestead
1901 Jacob B. Rice Cash Entry Timber Culture Cash Entry

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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