July 1914 Wheatland Gazette

Wednesday July 1, 1914

Death-Mrs. Penningroth funeral Sunday

Married-St. Patrick’s in big Rock on June 26-Catherine Burns, eldest daughter of Hohn to Henry Lathrop of S. Dakota

Death-Mason City, Iowa funeral for Mrs. W. M. Barber nee Bessie Carter daughter of Chas, lied in Lost Nation as a girl

Obit-Mrs. Johanna Pennigroth nee Launilier

Toronto Tidings

Married-DuBois & Fillgrof-Oxford Jct.

R. Turner & family moved here

Edw. Dwire & family moved here from ?? keep house for her father, John Miller

Wednesday July 8, 1914

Death-Faye Traver, Clinton-niece of Mrs. Anna Morgan

Met??? Stahl, steno at McLean Hospital visited parents Davenport

Birth-boy, July 7th-Fred Jansen

Death-J. J. Williams, Queen City, Mo death of sister, Mrs. Zingg-remains to Massillion

John Brennan wife in Rochester Hospital

Birth-girl-July 4-Albert Beckmann

Birth-girl-July 3-R. E. Long

Death-Faye Traver, age 18, fell from launch, July 4 & drowned in Mississippi about 5 miles N. of Lyons, born Calamus. Her escort Harry Ketelsen , age 20 also drowned

Eldon Bates, Clinton visited uncle F. C. Fifield

Mrs. & Mrs. Earl Miller, Clinton visited relatives

Obit-Fannie E. Williams Zingg

Wednesday July 15, 1914

J. T. Lanegan, editor of Jones County Times, now postmaster, Monticello

Wednesday July 22, 1914

Wheatland Gazette

Death-Mrs. John Dalton, Grand Mound-Robert & Frank Witte & Otto Siegmund to funeral

Toronto Tidings

John Rowan, mgr County farm at charlotte

Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Conway moved to Davenport, to house of dau Mrs. Coughlin

Death-Mrs. Yost-died -daughter Mrs. Jacobs, Sunday-Toronto or Wheatland?-age 78, buried Catholic Church & Cem.

Estate sal-bank-deceased John Sherman

Wednesday July 29, 1914

Reunion of Ele. Co. Vet Assoc. Sept 15, 16-Wheatland(???)

Earl McCavangly of Jones County, nephew of Bart (Wheatland) struck by lightening-critical

Toronto Tidings

Miss Sweeney & brother, Davenport visited Jas Connor family

Suit-Henry Meute vs Samuel Henry & Mary-real estate




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