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      Tuesday September 19, 2017    

In Memoriam

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

  Born this day in history:

1844 Eugene Ceder Homestead
1849 Joseph E. Anthony Homestead
1856 Jessie R. (Rose) Reeves
1858 Penelope J. (Guinn) Schultz
1858 John Spliethof Homestead
1885 Inez May (Metcalf) Brock
1885 Silvia L. (Brott) Johnson
1889 Albert J. Hill
1895 E. Harald Buss  ’13
1900 Elsie V. (Stinnette) Preston
1903 Ernest Henry "Heinie" Wiggers
1906 Grace (Harbert) Lippincott
1910 George Tillotson  ’30
1915 Ray Eugene Donner
1916 Leonard F. "Buster" Messersmith
1933 Delores (Anderson) Knoedler
Died this day in history:

1925 Cornelius H Van Tilborg Cash Entry
1926 Joseph B. Grooms Homestead
1983 Bruce Nall
1997 Loren Marvin Beery  ’43
2008 Dorothy (Nelson) (Scharf) Nielsen

News from this month in Farnam history:
  – Boy Meets Tragic Death
  – F.H.S. Gets State Numeral Banner
  – New Owners Take Over
  – Cooker Blows Up
  – New Shop Course
  – Six-Man Football Introduced

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos

  – Herrick, Kirby Shane (1964-2008)

  – Klein, Raymond (1934-2017)

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:

1874 William W. Wattles Homestead
1899 Charles Castor Homestead

Final proof filed:

1874 William W. Wattles Homestead
1882 William H. Fairbank Homestead
1889 Merton C. Divoll Homestead
1891 Cyrus J. McBeth Homestead
1912 Martin L Maloney 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: 9/20/2017 -
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