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      Sunday December 17, 2017    

In Memoriam

 
Died   Name   Cemetery
11/20   Betty Jo (Ragsdale) Butler ’41   Nashville, TN
11/4   Irene (Schnackenberg) Viter   Gothenburg, NE
10/25   Elden "Nick" Nickerson ’51   Boulder, CO

  Born this day in history:

1807 Jeremiah Bradshaw
1830 Nathan Martin Homestead
1858 Naomi (Lapp) Harry
1875 Robert William Balser
1877 Daisy C. (Austin) Craig
1893 Clara (Schulligan) (Stebbins) Haskins
1901 Leafy Z. (Clark) Fisher
Died this day in history:

1902 Norman L. Moore Homestead
1937 Harry H Carmichael Cash Entry
1947 Charles Pearson
1969 Glenn Greenlee
1994 Lila Mae (Hicks) Stebbins
2010 Paul Sukraw

News from this month in Farnam history:
12/5/1903
  – First Issue of The Farnam Echo
  – Public Notice
12/12/1903
  – Telephone Company Organized
12/17/1914
  – Big Dance Christmas Eve
  – New Hospital Dedicated
12/19/1935
  – New Co-op Oil Station Opening
12/26/1918
  – Shot Thumb Off

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos



12/14/2017
  – Adkisson, Maggie Angelina (1903-1904)
  – Allen, William (1826-1905)
  – Bray, Cyril L. (1904-1904)
  – Fletcher, Ruth A. (1898-1910)
  – Greenlee, Eloise Esther (1907-1911)
  – Greenlee, Similda (Lawrence) (-1905)
  – Irelan, Phidelia (Pratt) (1833-1911)
  – Martin, Claude D. (1902-1904)
  – Martin, Donovan L. (1903-1904)
  – Merryfield, Baby Margery N. (1906-1909)
  – Messersmith, Leo W. (1897-1913)
  – Patterson, Maude (Rhoads) (1883-1908)
  – Peterson, Emphord William (1908-1912)
  – Rose, Zora Naioma (1906-1906)
  – Walker, Archibald (1851-1910)
  – Woodgate, Elizabeth "Dolly" (1905-1909)

12/13/2017
  – Butler, Betty Jo (Ragsdale)  ’41 (1924-2017)


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

 
Application filed:

1883 Alfred I Woodsum Timber Culture Homestead
1892 Franklin Griffith Timber Culture Homestead
1892 William M. Houghtelling Homestead

Final proof filed:

1900 Newsam Rank Timber Culture Homestead
1907 James I. Austin 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



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