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      Saturday July 22, 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:

1844 Frank A. Deeds Homestead
1867 Frank D. Murphy Cash Entry
1904 Ernest W. Schnieber  ’22
1917 Leon D. Brouillette  ’35
1921 Clinton E. Wear  ’40
Died this day in history:

1904 Infant Son Murray
1924 George Everett Merryfield
1930 John W. Parker
1933 Hugh Ralston
1937 Reinhardt Schmidt Homestead
1951 Solomon Wilber Fender Homestead
1962 William F. Hand
1976 Edna (Brock) Toberer  ’22

News from this month in Farnam history:
  – 4th of July Celebration
  – 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

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos

  – 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

Application filed:

1876 Dempsey B. Palmer Homestead
1885 George W. Andrews Homestead
1885 William F. Andrews 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: 7/20/2017 -
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