Wilmette Newspaper index

Results

We found
6882
matching items
list thumb list 2 columns gallery
  • 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 ...
  • Abraham Feldman, former North Shore resident, dies
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Jan 1975, p. 40     Abraham Feldman, 72, died January 25 at his residence in Pompano Beach, Fla. He had lived in Glenview and Wilmette before moving to Glencoe at 25 Aspen Ln. Mr. Feldman is survived by his wife, Minnie; a son, Morris; a daughter, Rebecca Conviser; two brothers, William and David; and two ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Jan 1975, p. 40   Abraham Feldman, 72, died January 25 at his residence in Pompano Beach, Fla. He had lived in Glenview and Wilmette before moving to Glencoe at 25 Aspen Ln. Mr. Feldman ...
  • 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...
  • Adelbert Shutts Dead
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 May 1914, p. 2     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 May 1914, p. 2   ...
  • Aged Gross Point Man Passes Away
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 May 1914, p. 1     Thomas Bohnen, 83 years old, one of the oldest and best known farmers residing in Gross Point, died in the family home Friday after a lingering illness. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 May 1914, p. 1   Thomas Bohnen, 83 years old, one of the oldest and best known farmers residing in Gross Point, died in the family home Friday after a lingering illness. ...
  • Aged Wilmette Resident was Buried Here Tuesday [John Wesgforth, Sr.]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1918, p. 5     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1918, p. 5   ...
  • Aged Wilmette Undertaker is Called by Death
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Oct 1913, p. 1     Mathias Blocks died in Evanston on Tuesday. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Oct 1913, p. 1   Mathias Blocks died in Evanston on Tuesday. ...
  • Aged Wilmette Woman is Taken By Death
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Feb 1938, p. 16     ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Feb 1938, p. 16   ...
  • Aged Wilmette Woman Is Taken by Death in East [Mary McClymont Scott]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Feb 1938, p. 16     Mrs. Mary McClymont Scott, 530 [unclear] Laurel avenue, Wilmette, passed away on Saturday at Stratford, Conn. She was 80 years of age. She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Helen Mathot of Evanston; by a brother, James McClymont of Holdridge, Neb., and by a niece, Mrs. Charles R. Shabino, with ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Feb 1938, p. 16   Mrs. Mary McClymont Scott, 530 [unclear] Laurel avenue, Wilmette, passed away on Saturday at Stratford, Conn. She was 80 years of age. She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Helen ...
  • Albert F. Robinson dies
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jan 1929, p. 12     Albert F. Robinson, father of Donald Robinson of 112 Woodbine avenue, Wilmette, passed away at his home in Oak Park Sunday. Mr. Robinson graduated from the University of Illinois in the class of 1880, and was bridge engineer for the Santa Fe raiilroad [sic]. All of the bridges along the ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jan 1929, p. 12   Albert F. Robinson, father of Donald Robinson of 112 Woodbine avenue, Wilmette, passed away at his home in Oak Park Sunday. Mr. Robinson graduated from the University of Illinois in ...
  • Alice Blackburn Dungan, former "Mitzi" columnist, dies at 78
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Mar 1976, p. 76     Alice Blackburn Dungan, 78, died Feb. 26 at Evanston Hospital following a long illness. Her obituary was reported in last week's issue, but her daughter, Patricia D. Hitchock of Oshkosh, Wis., expanded upon that brief report. She is survived by her daughter; a sister, Helen B. Carter; and five grandchildren. ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Mar 1976, p. 76   Alice Blackburn Dungan, 78, died Feb. 26 at Evanston Hospital following a long illness. Her obituary was reported in last week's issue, but her daughter, Patricia D. Hitchock of Oshkosh, ...
  • Alice E. Wheelock is taken by death
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Oct 1923, p. 1     Correction from 19 October 1923: The Travel Club, of which Alice was a member, is not "interested in the distribution of various publications."...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Oct 1923, p. 1   Correction from 19 October 1923: The Travel Club, of which Alice was a member, is not "interested in the distribution of various publications."...
  • Alice Holmes James Is Taken by Death Sunday
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Nov 1935, p. 63     Mrs. Alice Holmes James died suddenly Sunday morning at her home 1304 Forest avenue, at the age of 62 years. She is survived by her husband, Evan R. James, and three children, Alice Holmes James of Wilmette; Robert E. James of Evanston and Mrs. Robert Perry of Williamsburg, Iowa. Burial ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Nov 1935, p. 63   Mrs. Alice Holmes James died suddenly Sunday morning at her home 1304 Forest avenue, at the age of 62 years. She is survived by her husband, Evan R. James, and ...
  • Anthony May, pioneer, dead: came to Wilmette as a child 72 years ago
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jan 1924, p. 4     When Anthony F. May passed away Thursday, January 10, at his home at 1461 Wilmette avenue, Wilmette, the north shore lost one of its earliest settlers.

    Anthony F. May, 78 years old, who was a resident of Wilmette for 72 years, passed away at his home, 1461 Wilmette avenue, Thursday, ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Jan 1924, p. 4   When Anthony F. May passed away Thursday, January 10, at his home at 1461 Wilmette avenue, Wilmette, the north shore lost one of its earliest settlers.

    Anthony F. May, 78 ...
  • Assistant Fire Chief Passes Away
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jan 1913, p. 3     Evanston assistant Fire Marshall, John E. Sweeting, died on Dec. 25, 1912. He was born on August 4, 1860 in Acklain, Yorkshire, England. He leaves a widow and three children....
    NewspaperText  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jan 1913, p. 3   Evanston assistant Fire Marshall, John E. Sweeting, died on Dec. 25, 1912. He was born on August 4, 1860 in Acklain, Yorkshire, England. He leaves a widow and three children....
  • Attend Funeral of Edward C. [Carpenter] Hildreth
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Feb 1935, p. 15     Recent guests of Mrs. Edward C. Hildreth, 2006 Beechwood avenue, who came to attend the funeral of her husband last week were Mrs. P. C. Hildreth of Fairfield, Iowa, mother of the late Mr. Hildreth, Mrs. C. H. Heer of Fairfield, Iowa, Mrs. Paul Terry of Tuscaloosa, Ala., sister of ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Feb 1935, p. 15   Recent guests of Mrs. Edward C. Hildreth, 2006 Beechwood avenue, who came to attend the funeral of her husband last week were Mrs. P. C. Hildreth of Fairfield, Iowa, mother ...
  • Attends Double Funeral [Dr. and Mrs. Horatio N. Boshell]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 46     Mrs. C. J. [Carl J.] Nylund [aka Helena], 1634 Forest avenue, Wilmette, returned on Tuesday of last week from Melvin, Ill., where she had attended the double funeral on May 29, of Dr. and Mrs. Horatio N. Boshell who were killed in a tragic auto accident Thursday night, May 25, ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 46   Mrs. C. J. [Carl J.] Nylund [aka Helena], 1634 Forest avenue, Wilmette, returned on Tuesday of last week from Melvin, Ill., where she had attended the double funeral on May ...
  • Author Dies in Winnetka [Walter C. Larned]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jun 1914, p. 1     Walter C. Larned, a well known author and lecturer on art, died in his home in Winnetka, Friday, ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jun 1914, p. 1   Walter C. Larned, a well known author and lecturer on art, died in his home in Winnetka, Friday, ...
  • Automobile Accident Fatal to Evanstonian [James A. Bingham]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 May 1914, p. 6     James A. Bingham was struck by an automobile May 14 [unclear] at Adams street and La Salle street, died Sunday at the Washington Boulevard hospital ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 May 1914, p. 6   James A. Bingham was struck by an automobile May 14 [unclear] at Adams street and La Salle street, died Sunday at the Washington Boulevard hospital ...
  • Aviator Tells How Lieut Jones Died [Lieutenant Eugene Blanchard Jones]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Nov 1918, p. 8, column 2     Lieutenant Eugene Blanchard Jones killed in action photograph Eugene Blanchard Jones...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Nov 1918, p. 8, column 2   Lieutenant Eugene Blanchard Jones killed in action photograph Eugene Blanchard Jones...
Search within these results
Sort
Contributors
Media Types
Groups
See more ...
See fewer ...
Sort A-Z...
Sort by hits...
Subjects
See more ...
See fewer ...
Sort A-Z...
Sort by hits...
Item Types
See more ...
See fewer ...
Sort A-Z...
Sort by hits...
Years
Features
Map
Map of locations associated with these pictures. Click on a balloon to do a geographic search.
Web Tools
See Alternate Formats:
Atom | RSS | Dublin Core | Mods | Solr
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit