Margaret (Downey) Middlekauff (1834-1892) Obituary

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Forreston Herald – 1892

Martin Myers (1812-1884) Obituary

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Death of Martin Myers The announcement on Saturday morning of the death of Martin Myers, of heart disease, though not unexpected, was received with expressions of sorrow on every hand. For ten years be had lived in this community, a prominent businessman. respected by all. For some months his health had been failing steadily, and …

Margaret (Abels) Klock (1856-1918) Obituary

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The Forreston JournalWednesday, August 28, 1918 MRS. MARGARET KLOCK “Mrs. Margaret Klock, nee Abels, was born at Bunker Hill, Ridott Township, Stephenson Co., Ill., June 16, 1856. On April 4, 1876 she was married to Simon Klock. To this union seven children were born, one girl and six boys. The daughter, Mrs. B. J. Alberts …

Martin V. Saltzman (1840-1878) Obituary

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Forreston Herald – June 27, 1878

Margaret (Frey) Fransen (1869-1958) Obituary

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Margaret (Frey) Fransen (1869-1958) ObituarySHANNON — Mrs. Jacob (Margaret) Fransen died here Sunday. The former Margaret Frey was born in Holland, Jan. 23, 1869, the daughter of John and Marie Frey. She was married to Jacob Fransen, June 15, 1888, in Holland. He died in 1936. Survivors include three sons, Jake of Shannon, Henry of …

Mary Catherine (Kretsinger) Harbaugh (1831-1898) Obituary

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Rockford Morning Star, Tuesday, March 1, 1898 DEMISE OF MRS. HARBAUGHHeart Disease Her Ailment – Old Settler of Ogle County answers the Final SummonsYesterday afternoon at 5 o’clock another of Rockford’s old settlers passed away, Mrs. Mary Catherine Harbaugh wife of George Harbaugh, of 1122 South Main St.The descendent has been an invalid for twenty …

Lilia Mae (Kindell) Lowe-Osborn Gleason (1874-1953) Obituary

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Mrs. Lilia Gleason Dies Mrs. Lilia Gleason died at the Sunny Rest Home in Byron, Sunday noon, Jan. 4, at the age of 78 years. She had been ill for a long time.Mrs. Gleason was born May 12, 1874, the daughter of Jeanette Stuart and John Eaton Kindell on the Kindell farm in the Middle …

Lillian (Hemenway) Reed (1848-1923) Obituary

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November 1923 LILLIAN BEULAH (HEMENWAY) REED WAS DEVOTED WIFE AND MOTHER Passing, Thursday November 1, Mrs. Edwin E. Reed, three quarters of a century. Reminiscent of this locality in the death Thursday, November 1 of Mrs. Edwin E. Reed of this city there passes from our midst a personality of estimable appreciation in this community, …

Lillian (Helm) Stahler (1874-1917) Obituary

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Mrs. Lillian (Helm) Stahler was born at Polo, Illinois, March 5th, 1874 and died December 16th, 1917 aged 43 years, 9 months and 10 days. All her life was spent in Polo, Ill. She received her early education in the public schools of Polo and later studied music at the Chicago Musical College. She taught …