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Title: Williamsport, IN. Warren Review- Thursday, April 27, 1899 Edition
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Orson Gray, residing in Indipendance, died last tuesday morning at 7 o'clock, in the 26th year of life, after an illness of several months. His ailment was consumption, from which he had suffered for a long time. He leaves a wife and one child, a litle daughter. Funeral services were held yesterday morning at 10 o'clock at the residence family, Rev. W. N. Coffman of the United Bretheren Church officiating. Interment was made in the Davis Cemitary near Green Hill. Correl & Boyd, of this place, were the funeral directors. The following burial permits have been granted by the secretary of Hillside Cemitary, for the months of Febuary, March, and April 1899: Feb. 2-Lucas Ray, aged 72 years. Dropsy. March 2-James J. McAlilly, aged 48 years. Pneumonia. March 9-Cecil Rabb Hanly, aged 3 years. Convulsions. April4-Mrs. M. J. Kent, aged 72 years. April 7-Infant daughter of William Rush, aged 4 weeks. April 10- Mrs. Mary J. Darling, aged 43 years. Consumption. April 19-Infant daughter of John Brooks, aged 2 weeks. Mrs. Jane Chenoweth, living noth of Clinton, Ill., after a short illness, died friday, april 21st, 1899, aged 73 years, 3 months, and 28 days. The funeral sevices were held in the beutiful Methodist Church at the place on saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock, the pastor, Rev. J. B. Horney, officiating. Interment was made by the Woodland Cemitary. Deceased leaves husband 81 years of age, two sons, one daughter, one brother; Lemuel Chenoweth, and one sister ; Mrs. Rebecca Smith, both living at Perrysville, Ind. She was the sister of the late Mrs. Margret Sturgeon, who died several years agoin this place. She was an aunt to Mrs. Frances Stephenson and Mr. Scott Sturgeon of this place. Deceased had been a member of the Methodist Church for 40 years and it was through her energy and management that the last penny of indebtedness was rased and paid off on the church edifice, which is so beutifuly adorns the town of Clinton. Died, one mile east of town wensday, Mrs. Gillespie, of consumption, having been poorly all winter. Funeral conducted by Rev. H. A. Wingard; buried at the Masinic Cemitary, thursday afternoon.

Date: 4/27/1899
Origin: Warren Review Extracted from Microfilm
Author: Sharon Roberts
Record ID: 00003642
Type: Obituary
Source Archive: Williamsport-Washington Township Public Library
Date Entered: 8/6/2014
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Entered By: Chris Brown

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