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  • 80 year resident of village passes away: hold funeral rites for Christian W. Braun; born in village 80 years ago
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Oct 1927, p. 53     Christian W. Braun, one of the oldest residents of Wilmette and probably the oldest resident born here, passed quietly away following a two weeks' period of declining health at the age of 80 years at his home, 2135 Lake avenue, on Monday of this week. Simple and impressive rites were ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Oct 1927, p. 53   Christian W. Braun, one of the oldest residents of Wilmette and probably the oldest resident born here, passed quietly away following a two weeks' period of declining health at the ...
  • Accident fatal to Peter J. Schaefer, Wilmette pioneer
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Apr 1927, p. 49     Photo of Peter Joseph Schaefer...
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Apr 1927, p. 49   Photo of Peter Joseph Schaefer...
  • Advertisement First National Bank of Wilmette
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 5     ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 5   ...
  • Advertisement for City Market
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 5     City Market, 627 Maine St., Wilmette ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 5   City Market, 627 Maine St., Wilmette ...
  • Alfred H. Weiss succumbs following 6 year illness
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Oct 1927, p. 8     Funeral services for Alfred H. Weiss, 1045 Linden avenue, who passed away Sunday, October 2, at the age 46 years, were held on Wednesday at St. John's Lutheran church. Burial was at Memorial park. Mr. Weiss had been in failing health for six years. He was associated with the International ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Oct 1927, p. 8   Funeral services for Alfred H. Weiss, 1045 Linden avenue, who passed away Sunday, October 2, at the age 46 years, were held on Wednesday at St. John's Lutheran church. Burial ...
  • Alice Richley Dyer is called by death June 25
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Jul 1927, p. 28     Mrs. Alice Richley Dyer passed away Sunday, June 26, at her home at 18 East Elm street, Chicago, and funeral services were held in St. Luke's church, Lee and Hinman avenues, Evanston, Monday. Mrs. Dyer, widow of George Turnley Dyer, vice president of the Pioneer Cooperage company, was a former ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Jul 1927, p. 28   Mrs. Alice Richley Dyer passed away Sunday, June 26, at her home at 18 East Elm street, Chicago, and funeral services were held in St. Luke's church, Lee and Hinman ...
  • Baby daughter dies [child of Mrs. and Mrs. Paul McNamee]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 5     The eighteen months old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul McNamee, 1730 Washington avenue, passed away early last Tuesday morning following a brief illness. Funeral services were held the following day....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 5   The eighteen months old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul McNamee, 1730 Washington avenue, passed away early last Tuesday morning following a brief illness. Funeral services were held the following ...
  • Benjamin Carpenter dies at his home in Chicago, Wednesday
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Feb 1927, p. 36     The death of Benjamin Carpenter, of 1545 Astor street, Chicago, formerly of Winnetka, occurred Wednesday, February 23, at his home. Mr. Carpenter, who had been in business in Chicago forty years, made his home, with his family, at 945 Sheridan road, Winnetka, for ten years are more.

    He was ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Feb 1927, p. 36   The death of Benjamin Carpenter, of 1545 Astor street, Chicago, formerly of Winnetka, occurred Wednesday, February 23, at his home. Mr. Carpenter, who had been in business in Chicago forty ...
  • Body of nurse, missing a month, found in lake
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jun 1927, p. 38     The body of Miss Thora Johnson, nurse, who, on the evening of May 4, disappeared from the home of Whipple Jacobs, 420 Elder lane, Winnetka, was removed from Lake Michigan last Saturday, at the foot of Barry avenue, Chicago, by the Lincoln Park police and removed to the Segerson undertaking ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jun 1927, p. 38   The body of Miss Thora Johnson, nurse, who, on the evening of May 4, disappeared from the home of Whipple Jacobs, 420 Elder lane, Winnetka, was removed from Lake Michigan ...
  • Bomb damages Peterson home: motive is unknown
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Feb 1927, p. 50     A bomb exploded under the side porch of the J. T. Peterson home, 1202 Chestnut St.
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Feb 1927, p. 50   A bomb exploded under the side porch of the J. T. Peterson home, 1202 Chestnut St.
  • Braun, Christian (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 21 Oct 1927, p. 53. Date of Event: 18 Oct 1927     Christian W. Braun, one of the oldest residents of Wilmette and probably the oldest resident born here, passed quietly away following a two weeks' period of declining health at the age of 80 years at his home, 2135 Lake avenue, on Monday of this week. Simple and impressive rites were ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 21 Oct 1927, p. 53. Date of Event: 18 Oct 1927   Christian W. Braun, one of the oldest residents of Wilmette and probably the oldest resident born here, passed quietly away following a two weeks' period of declining health at the ...
  • Brief illness fatal to Ruth A. Forbert: services for Chamber of Commerce secretary held at Glencoe church Tuesday
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Jul 1927, p. 7     Members of the board of directors of the Wilmette Chamber of Commerce were the pallbearers Tuesday of this week at the funeral services for Miss Ruth Amelia Forberg, secretary of the Chamber of Commerce, who passed away Saturday, July 16, after an illness of ten days. Virtually every commercial ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Jul 1927, p. 7   Members of the board of directors of the Wilmette Chamber of Commerce were the pallbearers Tuesday of this week at the funeral services for Miss Ruth Amelia Forberg, secretary of ...
  • C. F. DePue dies
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 May 1927, p. 10     Mrs. Frederick E. Lewis returned Tuesday from Macomb, Illinois, where she was attending funeral services held for her brother, Charles F. DePue, who passed away in Galesburg, Illinois, early this week....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 May 1927, p. 10   Mrs. Frederick E. Lewis returned Tuesday from Macomb, Illinois, where she was attending funeral services held for her brother, Charles F. DePue, who passed away in Galesburg, Illinois, early this ...
  • Charles T. Boal dies in Kenilworth Feb. 24
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Mar 1927, p. 6     Charles T. Boal, a pioneer Chicago hardware merchant and well known real estate man, passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. S. D. Flood, in Kenilworth, at the age of 94 years, Thursday morning, February 24. He was born in Reading, Pa., in 1832. Coming to Chicago at ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Mar 1927, p. 6   Charles T. Boal, a pioneer Chicago hardware merchant and well known real estate man, passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. S. D. Flood, in Kenilworth, at the ...
  • Charles Winslow dies at home of son in Village
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Feb 1927, p. 36     Charles Winslow, aged 74 years, passed away at the home of his son, Arthur D. Winslow, 606 Washington avenue, early Monday morning, January 24. Mr. Winslow had suffered a stroke of paralysis and succumbed after an illness of about a week. The remains were taken to St. Joseph, Mich., for ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Feb 1927, p. 36   Charles Winslow, aged 74 years, passed away at the home of his son, Arthur D. Winslow, 606 Washington avenue, early Monday morning, January 24. Mr. Winslow had suffered a stroke ...
  • Chicago man found dead at near Elmwood-15th street [Frank Field]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Oct 1927, p. 8     The signboard located near the intersection of Fifteenth street and Elmwood avenue, which was the scene recently of the suicide of an unidentified man, again came into the gruesome limelight last Thursday night when the body of a stranger, believed to have been that of Frank Field of 502 South ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Oct 1927, p. 8   The signboard located near the intersection of Fifteenth street and Elmwood avenue, which was the scene recently of the suicide of an unidentified man, again came into the gruesome limelight ...
  • Child in Whitfield home taken by death last week
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Sep 1927, p. 17     Funeral services for James Earnest Whitfield, 3 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Earnest Whitfield, 919 Forest avenue, were held from the Lewis Funeral chapel at 1124 Central avenue Thursday afternoon, September 22, with burial at Memorial Park. The child passed away at the Evanston hospital on the ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Sep 1927, p. 17   Funeral services for James Earnest Whitfield, 3 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Earnest Whitfield, 919 Forest avenue, were held from the Lewis Funeral chapel at 1124 Central avenue ...
  • Conduct final rites for former Wilmette resident [Jesse Scribner]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 71     Final rites for Jesse Scribner of 417 Lee street, Evanston, formerly a resident of Wilmette, who passed away on Saturday, November 26, were conducted from the Graceland cemetery chapel on Monday, November 28: Dr. Stephen A. Lloyd of the Wilmette Congregational church officiating. He was laid to ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Dec 1927, p. 71   Final rites for Jesse Scribner of 417 Lee street, Evanston, formerly a resident of Wilmette, who passed away on Saturday, November 26, were conducted from the Graceland cemetery chapel on ...
  • Conduct final rites for Mrs. Carlos C. Houghton
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Nov 1927, p. 6     Mrs. Carlos C. Houghton passed away last Friday afternoon at the family residence, 530 Washington street, Wilmette, after a lingering illness. Brief services were held Saturday morning at the Scott funeral home, 1124 Central street, Wilmette, and the remains were taken to Washington, D. C., for ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Nov 1927, p. 6   Mrs. Carlos C. Houghton passed away last Friday afternoon at the family residence, 530 Washington street, Wilmette, after a lingering illness. Brief services were held Saturday morning at the Scott ...
  • Conduct funeral rites for Adelaide Sherman
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 Dec 1927, p. 59     Funeral services for Mrs. Adelaide Sherman who passed away at her residence, 753 Twelfth street, Wilmette, on Wednesday, December 8, were conducted from the Scott Funeral home last Saturday. Interment was at Memorial Park....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 16 Dec 1927, p. 59   Funeral services for Mrs. Adelaide Sherman who passed away at her residence, 753 Twelfth street, Wilmette, on Wednesday, December 8, were conducted from the Scott Funeral home last Saturday. Interment ...
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