Octavia Alexander Johnson, daughter of Allen and Lucy B. Alexander, was born in Brown county in August 1843, and died February 14, 1927, in Jacksonville, in his hospital where she was a patient for many years.Read More
Source: February 21, 1907 Rushville Times Burnside, William H. — William H. Burnside was born in Schuyler County, Illinois, July 3, 1847, and died at his home near Mt. Sterling, Illinois, Feb. 14, 1907, aged 59 years, 7 months,...Read More
Democrat Messinger Sat May 24, 1879 Mr. Sewell Gerrish, whom we made mention of in our last as being quite sick, died at his residence last Sunday morning, May 18, at seven o’clock. He has resided upon the farm of which...Read More
Violet M. Test Mt. Sterling, Illinois: Violet M. Test age 94 of Jacksonville, Illinois and formerly of Mt. Sterling passed away at 3:40 a.m. Saturday, June 17, 2006 at Prairie Village Health Care Center in Jacksonville. She was...Read More
Neosho Times, April 7th, 1887 A Sad Death Wellington Benton, an old and esteemed gentleman of Neosho and Neosho township was accidentally shot and instantly killed on Thursday evening at about 6PM. He had been out hunting with...Read More
Obituary (I have the clipping, but newspaper unknown) Thomas Jefferson McWane was born at Massie’s Mill, Nelson county, Virginia on the 17th of January, 1838. At the time of his death, December 18, 1930, he had reached the...Read More
William F. L. Holtkamp, son of Rev. and Christine Telljohn Holtkamp, was born in Debois [Dubois] county, Indiana December 20, 1863, and passed away May 7, 1946 in Quincy, Illinois, at the age of 82 years, four months and 17...Read More
Brown County Democrat Saturday, March 6, 1880 Died at Ripley, Feb. 29th, 1880 of Lung fever, Timothy D. Benton, in the 48th year of his age. T. D. Benton was a native of Brown County, having been born at Ripley and spending the...Read More
An Obituary for Sarah Ann Mattingly Mullen from the Mt. Sterling Democrat Message. Sarah A. Mullen was born in Louisville, Kentucky, November 5, 1836, departed this life at 5:00 a. m. Sunday morning, June 22, 1924, at the age of...Read More
Obituary from Clayton Enterprise Newspaper of Clayton, IL Sept 12, 1895: Samuel N. Giddings, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clark Giddings, was born in Kinsman township, Turnbull County, Ohio Sept 21, 1817. Moved with parents to Illinois...Read More
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