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      Tuesday October 17, 2017    

In Memoriam

Died   Name   Cemetery
8/28   Raymond Klein   Farnam, NE
8/20   Shirley (France) Aden   Gothenburg, NE

  Born this day in history:

1853 Sarah J. (Finch) Stoner
1862 Christian Zysset
1876 Julius Edward Marlin
1885 Grover Jones
1894 Ina May Hampson
1917 Howard L. Sturgeon
1931 Marvin H. Lehman  ’49
1934 Daisy Hazen
Died this day in history:

1896 Mollie J. Cole
1905 Cynthia M (Sitts) Earll Homestead
1923 Lewis S Campbell Homestead
1946 Lester Patterson
1947 Myrtle Rose (Clayton) Widick
1948 Marion C. Kilburn
1960 John J. Schurr
1966 Nelson L. Taylor
1974 Lloyd C. Cole  ’34
1977 Elyza D. (Dryden) Uhlig  ’05
1978 Lynn E. Crossgrove
1994 Ethel A. (Brock) Ochs
2000 Ruby I. (Parker) Stinnette
2005 David Taylor  ’65

News from this month in Farnam history:
  – Dedication of Honor Roll
  – Keystone Items - 10 October 1885
  – Fall From Tractor Fatal

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos

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:

1882 James K. West Homestead
1888 John Konkle Homestead Timber Culture
1893 Isaac Lemuel Small Homestead

Final proof filed:

1890 George L Blanchard Cash Entry
1890 Willard B. Carman Cash Entry Cash Entry
1890 George C Herman Timber Culture Cash Entry
1890 George Land Cash Entry Cash Entry
1890 John F Sims 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

Published: 10/17/2017 -
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