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      Friday June 23, 2017    

In Memoriam

 
Died   Name   Cemetery
6/19   Ross Klein   Maywood, NE
6/9   June L. (Hilton) Walker   Farnam, NE
5/17   Jeffry Allen Pike ’88   Wymore, NE
5/8   Patricia (Rowland) (Wear) Soundy ’41   Minden, NE
5/4   E. Gloe (Gewecke) McKim ’47   Maxwell, NE

  Born this day in history:

1872 Frank F. Fairbank Homestead
1894 Carl A., Jr. Bjorling
1896 Charles R. Harris
1897 Edith P. Smallfoot
1903 Arvel M. Beery
1922 Byron O. Britt
1926 Gladys (Johnson) Jackson
1930 William Hopkins
1937 Harold J. Brown
Died this day in history:

1892 Granville B. Mayfield Homestead Timber Culture
1941 Elmer M. Mayfield Cash Entry
1963 Julia P. (Balser) Hawkenbery
1972 Mary Alice (Robinson) Wear
1985 Paul M. Osborn
2000 William Snyder

News from this month in Farnam history:
6/11/1904
  – Cemetery Meeting
  – Farnam Will Not Celebrate
6/18/1914
  – HERE'S THE PROGRAM
  – Narrowly Escaped Drowning
6/23/1922
  – HORSE DRAGS A. GEWECKE
  – NEW H.S. BEING ERECTED
  – Pioneers of 1880s
6/24/1937
  – Black Blizzard Follows Heat
  – FREAK CHICKEN
  – Meanest Person in Town
  – Passing of Ingham High
7/2/1904
  – Ingham 4th of July
7/4/1885
  – Keystone Items - 4 July 1885
7/7/1921
  – Man Injured in Runaway

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos



6/21/2017
  – Klein, Ross (1929-2017)

6/15/2017
  – Walker, June L. (Hilton) (1933-2017)

6/12/2017
  – Van Horn, William S. (1868-1940)


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

 
Final proof filed:

1890 David Seth Homestead
1891 Levi Dyer Homestead
1897 Thomas Bowdich 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: 6/23/2017 - http://www.historicfarnam.us
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