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Title: Williamsport, IN. Warren Review- Thursday, March 30, 1899 Edition
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Dr. J. V. Anderson of Rossville, Ill., the brother of Peter W. Anderson, a former citizen of this place, after an illness of a week, died at his home last Thursday afternoon, from chronic kidney and heart trouble, contracted while in the service of his country in the civil War. The funeral was held last Sunday afternoon at the family residence, his pastor, Rev. Wm I. Phillips of the Methodist Church officiating. Interment was made in Crown Hill Cemetery at Indianapolis Last Monday in the family lot. At the grave Rev C. C. Lasby of Central Avenue Methodist Church officiated. Deceased was born July 25, 1829, in Clark County, Ohio, and was in the 70th year of his life at death . He leaves a wife and two daughters, Miss Julia and Miss Ruth, and a host of friends and relatives to mourn his death. He was a good man, a worthy citizen, a Christian gentleman and a devoted husband and a loving father. James A. Ridlin, Living in Liberty Township, died from bronchial catarrh last Thursday, March 23rd, after an illness of five months. He was born in Washington County,Ind., January 25, 1861, and was in the 39th year of life when he died. About a year ago his wife died with consumption, leaving several small children for him to care for alone. The funeral discourse was delivered at the Methodist Church AT Carbonale last Sunday at 11 o'clock a.m., Rev. Mr. Dunkleberger, the pastor, officiating. Interment was made in the cemetery there. Though not a member of any church, he was an honest man and a good citizen. Jerry Ransom Mr. Ransom after a life of varied experiences died last Monday forenoon at the County Asylum, aged 64 years. He was the son of the late R. D Ransom who formerly lived here. He had for about a year previous been living at the Dunker Home at Honey Creek, Henry County, Ind. About 3 months ago he became violently insane and was sent here. Deceased leaves two sons and one daughter, the latter Being Mrs. Sam Clark of Liberty Township. Two sisters survive him. Correll & Boyd brought the remains to this place last Thursday and yesterday morning interment was made in the cemetery at West Lebanon. His wife has been dead several years. He was for some years a member of the Dunker Church.

Date: 3/30/1899
Origin: Warren Review Extracted from Microfilm
Author: Sharon Roberts
Record ID: 00003641
Type: Obituary
Source Archive: Williamsport-Washington Township Public Library
Date Entered: 7/29/2014
Entered By: Chris Brown

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