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      Saturday February 24, 2018    

In Memoriam

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

  Born this day in history:

1854 Matilda L. (Nicholson) Moss
1867 Rosine E. (Weber) Bosch
1868 Minnie L. (Flint) Rowland
1912 Bernard McElwain  ’31
1915 Walter Heidebrink
1919 Viola M. (Waggoner) Brasch
Died this day in history:

1909 Maggie A. (Hensley) Adkisson
1926 Clifford H Nickerson Homestead
1944 Ai Alvin Babcock Homestead
1948 Heber Boyle Homestead Cash Entry
1955 Howard C. Gardner Homestead
1955 Charles D. McMichael
1979 William R. Crisman
1994 Clifford G. Hess  ’48
2007 Dean H. Siemiller
2016 Forrest D. Johnson  ’51

News from this month in Farnam history:
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)


2/19/2018
  – News from Co L 5th Reg NNG (1916)
  – From Camp Kearney (1917)
  – 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:

1899 Dr. William T. Baker Homestead

Final proof filed:

1885 Miles Wm Galland Homestead
1890 James A. Guinn Homestead
1891 Charles F Hicks Cash Entry
1891 Belle (Harry) Hiestand Cash Entry
1891 Commodore P Sloniger Cash Entry Cash Entry
1891 John O. Wilmeth Cash Entry 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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