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  • White, Ernest (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 21. Date of Event: 24 Mar 1939     Caption: The flag on the Village hall lawn was at half staff early this week in tribute to the memory of Ernest White, 78, of 410 Park avenue, superintendent of streets for 32 years, until his retirement in 1935. Mr. White passed away Friday, March 24, and funeral services were ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 21. Date of Event: 24 Mar 1939   Caption: The flag on the Village hall lawn was at half staff early this week in tribute to the memory of Ernest White, 78, of 410 Park avenue, superintendent of ...
  • Duncan, Donald, Sr. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 3 Aug 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 2 Aug 1939     Donald Duncan, Sr., for forty years a resident of Winnetka, passed away at the home of his son, Francis, 1040 Oak street, at 8 o'clock Wednesday morning. For the past four years he had been in failing health, and divided his time between Winnetka and Gulfport, Mississippi. Survivors are the ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 3 Aug 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 2 Aug 1939   Donald Duncan, Sr., for forty years a resident of Winnetka, passed away at the home of his son, Francis, 1040 Oak street, at 8 o'clock Wednesday morning. For the past ...
  • Ketchum, Helen R.
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Photograph p.24...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Photograph p.24...
  • Prouty, Mary B.
    Genealogical ResourceImageNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     photograph p.24...
    Genealogical ResourceImageNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   photograph p.24...
  • Blasius, Peter
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Peter Blaslus, 385 Birch street, Winnetka, was born June 22, 1867, his parents at that time living on Willow road, just cast of the railroad. On November 10, 1897, he was married to Mary Berry, a native of Ireland, the companionship started at that time continuing to the present day. ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Peter Blaslus, 385 Birch street, Winnetka, was born June 22, 1867, his parents at that time living on Willow road, just cast of the railroad. On November 10, 1897, he ...
  • Hartmann, Henry
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Henry Hartmann, 537 Illinois road, Wilmette, is another native New Trier resident whose memory runs back to the early days when the North Shore was virgin forest, and neighbors few and far between. He was born on October 1, 1867, in the same house in which he now lives and ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Henry Hartmann, 537 Illinois road, Wilmette, is another native New Trier resident whose memory runs back to the early days when the North Shore was virgin forest, and neighbors few ...
  • Hoffman, Phillip
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Phillip Hoffmann, 512 Ridge road, Wilmette, was born in 1863, in the old Hoffmann homestead, which still stands at 204 Ridge road, only a few blocks from his present home. Early in life Mr. Hnffmann and his brother, John A., 1922 Wilmette avenue, two years younger, formed a partnership and ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Phillip Hoffmann, 512 Ridge road, Wilmette, was born in 1863, in the old Hoffmann homestead, which still stands at 204 Ridge road, only a few blocks from his present home. ...
  • Engels, Joseph
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     ...Joseph Engels, 1939 Birchwood avenue, Wilmette, is another pioncer who has...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   ...Joseph Engels, 1939 Birchwood avenue, Wilmette, is another pioncer who has...
  • Schramm, Katherine (née Schindler)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Mrs. Katherine Schramm, 463 Park avenue, Glencoe, will celebrate the 83rd anniversary of her birth on next October 8, having been born on a farm just southwest of Winnetka. in 1856. Her father, Michael Schindler, was the first station agent of the Chicago and North Western railroad at Glencoe, ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Mrs. Katherine Schramm, 463 Park avenue, Glencoe, will celebrate the 83rd anniversary of her birth on next October 8, having been born on a farm just southwest of Winnetka. in ...
  • Steffens, Maria (née Schoenborn)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Mrs. Maria Schoenborn Steffens, 1515 Wilmette avenue, Wilmette, is the oldest continuous resident of that village. She was born October 31, 1856, in a log house on the spot where she now lives and where most of her 83 years have been spent. Following her marriage on January 11, 1876, ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Mrs. Maria Schoenborn Steffens, 1515 Wilmette avenue, Wilmette, is the oldest continuous resident of that village. She was born October 31, 1856, in a log house on the spot where ...
  • Selzer, Magdalene (née Schildgen)
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Magdalene Schildgen Seizer, 633 Park avenue, Wilmette, is second in length of continuous residence of New Trier citizens. She was born on December 3, 1853, in the home of her parents on Ridge road, Winnetka, north of Winnetka avenue. When the Chicago and North Western railroad was built in 1854, ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Magdalene Schildgen Seizer, 633 Park avenue, Wilmette, is second in length of continuous residence of New Trier citizens. She was born on December 3, 1853, in the home of her ...
  • Kloepfer, Dennis S.
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Dennis S. Kloepfer, 953 Spruce street, Winnetka, has the honor of being the longest, continuous resident of New Trier township. He was born on May 18, 1852, on a farm contained in Section 29, just south-west of Winnetka, and has lived his entire 87 years and 4 months within the ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 24. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Dennis S. Kloepfer, 953 Spruce street, Winnetka, has the honor of being the longest, continuous resident of New Trier township. He was born on May 18, 1852, on a farm ...
  • Higbee, John William H. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 63. Date of Event: 23 Sep 1939     John William H. Higbee, whose late home was at 1131 Central avenue, Wilmette, died Saturday, September 23. No funeral services were held here, and burial was at Mendota, Ill. He was related to Ballard V. Higbee, 210 Fuller lane, Winnetka. ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 63. Date of Event: 23 Sep 1939   John William H. Higbee, whose late home was at 1131 Central avenue, Wilmette, died Saturday, September 23. No funeral services were held here, and burial was at Mendota, Ill. He ...
  • Dix, John Thomas (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 63. Date of Event: 24 Sep 1939     Funeral services for John Thomas Dix, who passed away after a lingering illness on Sunday evening, were held at his home, 236 Oxford road, Kenilworth, Tuesday afternoon. Burial was at Memorial Park cemetery. Mr. Dix, who was 50 years old, had been in the publishing business in Chicago since ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 63. Date of Event: 24 Sep 1939   Funeral services for John Thomas Dix, who passed away after a lingering illness on Sunday evening, were held at his home, 236 Oxford road, Kenilworth, Tuesday afternoon. Burial was at ...
  • Owen, Minnie Frances (née June) (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 63. Date of Event: 25 Sep 1939     Funeral services were held in Oak Park this (Thursday) afternoon for Mrs. Minnie Frances Owen, mother of Ira June Owen of 349 Hawthorn lane, and sister of Mrs. Douglas of 1236 Asbury avenue, Winnetka. Mrs. Owen died Monday in Evanston, where she had lived for the last two years. Previously, ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 63. Date of Event: 25 Sep 1939   Funeral services were held in Oak Park this (Thursday) afternoon for Mrs. Minnie Frances Owen, mother of Ira June Owen of 349 Hawthorn lane, and sister of Mrs. Douglas of ...
  • Holg, Charles Mrs. (née Margaret KayMcCormick) (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 4 Aug 1939     It was erroneously stated in last week's issue that Mrs. Charles Holg, who died on August 4, is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Margaret Holg Moore of Philadelphia. Mrs. Hold is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Charlotte Holg Moore of Wilmette and June Holg, and by a son, Charles Holg, ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 4 Aug 1939   It was erroneously stated in last week's issue that Mrs. Charles Holg, who died on August 4, is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Margaret Holg Moore of Philadelphia. Mrs. Hold ...
  • Spaids, Susan (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 15 Aug 1939     Miss Susan Spaids whose home for several years has been at 519 Greenleaf avenue Wilmette, passed away Tuesday morning at the Evanston hospital afer an illness of several weeks. Services were held at Jordan's in Chicago this Thursday, with interment at Rosehill. Miss Spaids was the sister of the ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 15 Aug 1939   Miss Susan Spaids whose home for several years has been at 519 Greenleaf avenue Wilmette, passed away Tuesday morning at the Evanston hospital afer an illness of several weeks. Services ...
  • Low, James (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 13 Aug 1939     James Low, 996 Linden avenue, Hubbard Woods, passed away at his home Sunday evening, August 13, after a long illness. He is survived by his widow; by three sisters, Mrs. Charles W. Alcock, Mrs. E. G. Griffigh, and Mrs. John Gardner, all of Chicago; and by two brothers, George Low ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 13 Aug 1939   James Low, 996 Linden avenue, Hubbard Woods, passed away at his home Sunday evening, August 13, after a long illness. He is survived by his widow; by three sisters, Mrs. ...
  • Schenk, Robert Edgar (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 10 Aug 1939     Robert Edgar Schenk, 18-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. O. E. Schenk, 1601 Central avenue, Wilmette, was killed in an automobile accident last Thursday evening near Murdo, S. D. as he was returning home from an eight week's motor tour of the west. His companion, Dick Penberthy, son of Dr. ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 17 Aug 1939, p. 40. Date of Event: 10 Aug 1939   Robert Edgar Schenk, 18-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. O. E. Schenk, 1601 Central avenue, Wilmette, was killed in an automobile accident last Thursday evening near Murdo, S. D. as ...
  • Noerenberg, Dorothy (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 24 Aug 1939, p. 51     Mrs. Dorothy Noerenberg, 29 years old, of 1730 Walnut avenue, Wilmette, died in the Evanston hospital after a week's illness. She is survived by her husband, Gerard S., chemist in the Wilmette water plant; by three small children, Gerard Jr., Shirley Ann, and Jacqueline; by her parents, Mr. and ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 24 Aug 1939, p. 51   Mrs. Dorothy Noerenberg, 29 years old, of 1730 Walnut avenue, Wilmette, died in the Evanston hospital after a week's illness. She is survived by her husband, Gerard S., chemist in ...
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