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      Sunday February 25, 2018    

In Memoriam

 
Died   Name   Cemetery
1/29   Marc E. Smallfoot ’74  
1/7   Charles J. Rosvold  

  Born this day in history:

1833 Robert W. Chambers
1849 John S. Walker
1900 Ruby M. (Johnson) Schultz
1925 Gilbert Hess
1926 Ruby (Heath) Guerin
Died this day in history:

1908 Olen Kenton Wear
1910 Burt C. Clement
1920 James M. Grooms Homestead
1948 John Clinton Kitchen
1952 Anna B. (Karing) (Dircksen) Hunsaker
1953 Beryl R. (Smith) Banks  ’49
1966 Ada Bell (Kistler) Waits
1969 Francis (Waits) Monaco  ’25
2007 Ruby (Edson) Carmin  ’42
2007 Lavern Edward Griffis
2008 Ruth (Waln) Fry
2016 Dean G. Fickenscher  ’63

News from this month in Farnam history:
2/11/1915
  – F. F. Fairbanks Auction
2/14/1935
  – Land Mark Torn Down
2/18/1915
  – Tanner's Quality Store ad
  – W. E. Hopkins Auction
2/21/1918
  – Read - Important
  – Two Killed, Many Injured
2/25/1915
  – Grape-Nuts ad
  – W. H. McCarl Auction

Recently posted obituaries, news articles and photos



2/19/2018
  – Juilfs, Sophia (1845-1920)

2/1/2018
  – Blomquist, Hugo E.  ’27 (1906-1958)

1/31/2018
  – Gewecke, Adolph Henry (1870-1961)
  – Gunn, John A. (1861-1941)

1/29/2018
  – Kestler, George W. (1893-1961)


2/22/2018
  – News from Co L 5th Reg NNG (1916)

2/19/2018
  – News from Co L 5th Reg NNG (1916)
  – From Camp Kearney (1917)
  – Soldiers Returning (1919)
  – Buys Drug Store (1919)
  – Farnam Home Coming Next Tuesday (1919)

2/16/2018
  – Letter from O.K. Brown (8/29/17) (1917)
  – From Two Jackies (9/19/1917) (1917)
  – 127th Field Artillery Trails (1919)

2/9/2018
  – From Camp Cody (10/25/1917) (1917)
  – The Cactus Trail (11/1/1917) (1917)
  – The Cactus Trail (11/8/1917) (1917)

2/8/2018
  – D. of H. Entertains (1917)
  – From Camp Cody (9/13/1917) (1917)

2/5/2018
  – News From Ft. Crook (1917)
  – Rally and Flag Raising (1917)


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:

1887 Hannibal Phillips Homestead
1895 William M. Reeves Homestead

Final proof filed:

1891 William F. Alspaw Homestead
1904 Joseph U. Marshall 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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