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  • Death takes mother [mother of Rev. William Guise]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Nov 1926, p. 24     ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Nov 1926, p. 24   ...
  • Charles Newton buried
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Apr 1926, p. 48     Charles E. Newton, 72 years old, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. J. Newton, 348 Washington avenue, last Friday, after an illness of a month. Funeral services were held from the home on Monday of this week, the Rev. George P. Magill officiating, and burial was at ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Apr 1926, p. 48   Charles E. Newton, 72 years old, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. J. Newton, 348 Washington avenue, last Friday, after an illness of a month. Funeral services ...
  • Board passes resolution on George Porter's death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Dec 1926, p. 60     Resolution of sympathy passed by Village board; George Hull Porter was to have been inqugurated member of Sanitary board last Tuesday ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Dec 1926, p. 60   Resolution of sympathy passed by Village board; George Hull Porter was to have been inqugurated member of Sanitary board last Tuesday ...
  • Mrs. A. W. Wigglesworth dies at Miami, Florida
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Jan 1926, p. 7     Mrs. Helen Gifford Wigglesworth, wife of Albert W. Wigglesworth, 426 Central avenue, died suddenly at Miami, Fla., last Saturday. Funeral services were held Wednesday of this week from the home, Dr. Stephen A. Lloyd, officiating and burial was at Memorial Park. Mrs. Wigglesworth had been a ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Jan 1926, p. 7   Mrs. Helen Gifford Wigglesworth, wife of Albert W. Wigglesworth, 426 Central avenue, died suddenly at Miami, Fla., last Saturday. Funeral services were held Wednesday of this week from the home, ...
  • Taken by death [Clara El Cossar]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 19 Mar 1926, p. 46     Mrs. Clara El Cossar, mother of Mrs. Henry Hume, 1514 Walnut avenue, passed away Sunday, March 7. Services were held Wednesday, March 10, from the chapel at Graceland and burial was at Graceland. Mrs. El Cossar had lived here with her daughter for several years....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 19 Mar 1926, p. 46   Mrs. Clara El Cossar, mother of Mrs. Henry Hume, 1514 Walnut avenue, passed away Sunday, March 7. Services were held Wednesday, March 10, from the chapel at Graceland and burial ...
  • Old resident dies: Nicholas Dionysius, resident thirty years, killed in fall from cherry tree
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Jul 1926, p. 6     Nicholas Dionysius, for thirty years a resident of the village and well known through serving as a gardener for many families here, was killed in a fall from a cherry tree at his home, 610 Ridge avenue, last Friday afternoon. The body was not discovered until Monday afternoon of this ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Jul 1926, p. 6   Nicholas Dionysius, for thirty years a resident of the village and well known through serving as a gardener for many families here, was killed in a fall from a cherry ...
  • Youth dies from injuries in fall from top of tree [Terrence Forester Duncan-Clark]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Jul 1926, p. 1     Terrence Forester Duncan-Clark, aged 20 years, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. S. John Duncan-Clark, 228 Wood Court, died Friday evening, July 23, at Victory Memorial hospital as a result of injuries sustained when he fell from a tree. Their services were held on Monday at the Christ Episcopal church, ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Jul 1926, p. 1   Terrence Forester Duncan-Clark, aged 20 years, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. S. John Duncan-Clark, 228 Wood Court, died Friday evening, July 23, at Victory Memorial hospital as a result ...
  • Owen N. Knox dead: former Wilmette man and New Trier graduate killed in auto crash in France
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Jul 1926, p. 1     Dr. Owen N. Knox, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Knox, of 519 Forest avenue, Wilmette and for the past seven years a resident of St. Petersburg, Florida, was killed in an automobile accident, near Paris, France, Wednesday, of last week. Mrs. Knox , who was with her ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Jul 1926, p. 1   Dr. Owen N. Knox, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Knox, of 519 Forest avenue, Wilmette and for the past seven years a resident of St. Petersburg, Florida, ...
  • Wife of Wilmette policeman taken by death Monday [Mrs. Joseph Schmidt]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1926, p. 15     Mrs. Joseph Schmidt, wife of Patrolman Joseph Schmidt of the Wilmette Police department, died Monday of this week following an operation for appendicitis. Funeral services were held Wednesday, from the home of her parents, Mr. And Mrs. Mathias P. Borre, 535 Park avenue, the Rev. Father Neuman of ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1926, p. 15   Mrs. Joseph Schmidt, wife of Patrolman Joseph Schmidt of the Wilmette Police department, died Monday of this week following an operation for appendicitis. Funeral services were held Wednesday, from the ...
  • Buried at Elgin [Sarah E. Hardiman]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 41     Mrs. Sarah E. Hardiman, mother of Mrs. Walter D. Launder, 230 Oxford road, Kenilworth, died last Saturday, May 1, after a long illness. The funeral services were held at the home of Mrs. Launder Monday evening of this week and the body was taken to Elgin, Ill., for burial....
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 41   Mrs. Sarah E. Hardiman, mother of Mrs. Walter D. Launder, 230 Oxford road, Kenilworth, died last Saturday, May 1, after a long illness. The funeral services were held at the ...
  • Scout leader dies: Bradford Hutson, Eagle scout and senior at New Trier stricken Tuesday
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 3     Bradford W. Hutson, 17 years of age, son and only child of Mr. And Mrs. Willis Hutson, 1112 Elmwood avenue, passed away early Tuesday morning at the Evanston hospital. Death was caused by an attack of scarlet fever which developed into complications. He had been ill only two weeks. Services ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 May 1926, p. 3   Bradford W. Hutson, 17 years of age, son and only child of Mr. And Mrs. Willis Hutson, 1112 Elmwood avenue, passed away early Tuesday morning at the Evanston hospital. Death ...
  • Charles R. Erwin of Kenilworth is summoned by death
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Dec 1926, p. 64     Charles R. Erwin, of Kenilworth, president of the board of Erwin Wasey and company, of Chicago, one of the outstanding advertising agencies of the world, passed away Tuesday, afternoon, December 14, at his winter home in Winter Haven, Fla. For some weeks he had been suffering from an acute ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Dec 1926, p. 64   Charles R. Erwin, of Kenilworth, president of the board of Erwin Wasey and company, of Chicago, one of the outstanding advertising agencies of the world, passed away Tuesday, afternoon, December ...
  • Henry G. Meinshausen dies at residence here
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 19 Nov 1926, p. 52     Original text reads: ... survived by his three brothers, George and Gustaf of widow, Mrs. Mary Meinshausen, and Norwood, Cincinnati, O., and William Meinshausen ......
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 19 Nov 1926, p. 52   Original text reads: ... survived by his three brothers, George and Gustaf of widow, Mrs. Mary Meinshausen, and Norwood, Cincinnati, O., and William Meinshausen ......
  • Hold services for Mrs. Falk, widow of late Otto Falk
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Aug 1926, p. 12     Mrs. Augusta Falk, widow of the late Justice Otto Falk, died at the home of her sister, Mrs. W. H. Boughen, 5621 Lawrence avenue, Chicago, Tuesday afternoon, August 10. Funeral services are being held today from the chapel at 5774 Lawrence avenue, and burial will be at the Memorial Park ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Aug 1926, p. 12   Mrs. Augusta Falk, widow of the late Justice Otto Falk, died at the home of her sister, Mrs. W. H. Boughen, 5621 Lawrence avenue, Chicago, Tuesday afternoon, August 10. Funeral ...
  • Janitor dies [Thomas Brady]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Nov 1926, p. 34     Thomas Brady, aged 63, and for the past year and a half employed as janitor at the Laurel school, died at his home, at 711 Washington street, Evanston, Sunday, November 7. His death was attributed to heart failure as a result of advanced years. He had enjoyed good health and ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Nov 1926, p. 34   Thomas Brady, aged 63, and for the past year and a half employed as janitor at the Laurel school, died at his home, at 711 Washington street, Evanston, Sunday, November ...
  • Conduct service Friday for Miss Mabel Feltmann
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Dec 1926, p. 54     Funeral services for Miss Mabel Feltmann, who died Wednesday morning, November 24, were held Friday morning from St. Joseph's church. Burial was in Memorial ark cemetery. The Ouilmette court of the Catholic Daughters of America led the funeral procession.

    Miss Feltmann, who was the 20-year ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Dec 1926, p. 54   Funeral services for Miss Mabel Feltmann, who died Wednesday morning, November 24, were held Friday morning from St. Joseph's church. Burial was in Memorial ark cemetery. The Ouilmette court of ...
  • John M. McGill killed by North Western Flyer
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Sep 1926, p. 4     Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock for John M. McGill, 1425 Hill street, who was instantly killed Wednesday afternoon when struck by a Chicago-bound flyer at the Oakwood avenue crossing of the Chicago and North Western railway.

    Mr. McGill, who was 79 years old and ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Sep 1926, p. 4   Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock for John M. McGill, 1425 Hill street, who was instantly killed Wednesday afternoon when struck by a Chicago-bound flyer at ...
  • Local man drowns when he falls from bridge [R. H. McCullough]
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Oct 1926, p. 11     R. H. McCullough, of the Central hotel, was drowned when he fell from the Glenview road bridge over the north branch of the Chicago river last Sunday. McCullough, who had lived in Wilmette for about two years, was thought to have been sitting on the railing of the bridge and ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Oct 1926, p. 11   R. H. McCullough, of the Central hotel, was drowned when he fell from the Glenview road bridge over the north branch of the Chicago river last Sunday. McCullough, who had ...
  • Death takes pioneer: Edward A. Burge, resident of Wilmette forty years, dies at advanced age of 87 years
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Oct 1926, p. 8     Edward A. Burge, a well known resident of Wilmette for nearly forty years, passed away at the home of his son Edward H. Burge, 924 Forest avenue, Friday, October 8.

    Coming to Wilmette in 1887, Mr. Burge found a village of a few hundred people which he prophesied would once become ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Oct 1926, p. 8   Edward A. Burge, a well known resident of Wilmette for nearly forty years, passed away at the home of his son Edward H. Burge, 924 Forest avenue, Friday, October 8.

    Coming ...
  • Robert Hudson, former I. O. O. F. master, dead
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Oct 1926, p. 47     Robert Hudson, aged 43 years, passed away at his home, 886 Willow road, Winnetka, Sunday afternoon, October 24. For more than three years he had been suffering from heart trouble and at different times during that period had been confined to his home. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, by ...
    NewspaperTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Oct 1926, p. 47   Robert Hudson, aged 43 years, passed away at his home, 886 Willow road, Winnetka, Sunday afternoon, October 24. For more than three years he had been suffering from heart trouble ...
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