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  • Akins, Alice E. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 1 Mar 1939     Mrs. Alice E. Akins, 77 years old, died Wednesday last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Howard C. Greer, 1152 Hamptondale road, Winnetka. She had been in ill health for some time. Funeral services were held on Saturday afternoon at the Scott chapel with interment at Rosehill cemetery. ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 1 Mar 1939   Mrs. Alice E. Akins, 77 years old, died Wednesday last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Howard C. Greer, 1152 Hamptondale road, Winnetka. She had been in ill ...
  • Albright, John W. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 14 Mar 1939     John W. Albright died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles R. Sutherland, 305 Poplar street, Winnetka on Monday. Mr. Albright was born in Fort Madison, Ia. February 12, 1843 and celebrated his 96th birthday anniversary. He had been in the employ of Marshall Fiald and company two years ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 14 Mar 1939   John W. Albright died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles R. Sutherland, 305 Poplar street, Winnetka on Monday. Mr. Albright was born in Fort Madison, Ia. February 12, ...
  • Allen, Joan (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 26 Mar 1939     Miss Joan Allen, Illinois registered nurse and an Evanston resident for the last 10 years, who lived at the Evanston hotel, was killed when the Douglas airliner on which she was a passenger crashed near Oklahoma City early Sunday Morning. Miss Allen was en route to Fort Worth, where she ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 26 Mar 1939   Miss Joan Allen, Illinois registered nurse and an Evanston resident for the last 10 years, who lived at the Evanston hotel, was killed when the Douglas airliner on which she ...
  • Alles, Frank
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     In a log house which stood at what is now the north entrance to Indian Hill Club, Frank Alles, whose present home is at 1636 Lake avenue, Wilmette, was born on August 5, 1861. his father had come to this country from Germany in 1839. On May 5, 1885, Mr. ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   In a log house which stood at what is now the north entrance to Indian Hill Club, Frank Alles, whose present home is at 1636 Lake avenue, Wilmette, was born ...
  • Armstrong, J. D., Mrs. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47     Mrs. W. M. Olson, 1229 Washington avenue went to Champaign, Ill., last week to attend the funeral services of her grandmother, Mrs. J. D. Armstrong. Mrs. Armstong, who was almost 90 years old, left twenty-six grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren....
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47   Mrs. W. M. Olson, 1229 Washington avenue went to Champaign, Ill., last week to attend the funeral services of her grandmother, Mrs. J. D. Armstrong. Mrs. Armstong, who was almost ...
  • Attends funeral
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64     Mrs. Henry J. Miller attended funeral ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64   Mrs. Henry J. Miller attended funeral ...
  • 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 ...
  • Brown, Clara T. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 21 Mar 1939     ... on Tuesday [21 march 1939] morning in Michigan City, where she has made her home...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 23 Mar 1939, p. 84. Date of Event: 21 Mar 1939   ... on Tuesday [21 march 1939] morning in Michigan City, where she has made her home...
  • Bruning, Frederick (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 31 Aug 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 29 Aug 1939     Frederick Bruning, 83 years old, passed away at County hospital early Tuesday evening, following an illness of more than two months. He was formerly employed by Lloyd Hollister Inc. He is survived by a niece, Mrs. Paul Nanzig, 335 Ridge road, Wilmette, with whom he had made his home for ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 31 Aug 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 29 Aug 1939   Frederick Bruning, 83 years old, passed away at County hospital early Tuesday evening, following an illness of more than two months. He was formerly employed by Lloyd Hollister Inc. He ...
  • Caldwell, Lucille S. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 24 Aug 1939, p. 51. Date of Event: 23 Aug 1939     Mrs. Lucille S. Caldwell, 930 Linden avenue, Wilmette, passed away Wednesday afternoon at her home after a long illness. She had been a resident of the community since 1910 , and was formerly active in the Wilmette Congregational church and in the Woman's club. She is survived by her husband, ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 24 Aug 1939, p. 51. Date of Event: 23 Aug 1939   Mrs. Lucille S. Caldwell, 930 Linden avenue, Wilmette, passed away Wednesday afternoon at her home after a long illness. She had been a resident of the community since 1910 , ...
  • Chambers, Mrs. C.D. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 3 Aug 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 27 Jul 1939     Mrs. C. D. Chambers, who moved to Detroit two years ago from 1138 Scott avenue, Hubbard Woods, passed away there Thursday, July 27. Her death followed an illness of several months. She had lived in Winnetka for about four years before moving to Detroit. Mrs. Chambers is survived by her ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 3 Aug 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 27 Jul 1939   Mrs. C. D. Chambers, who moved to Detroit two years ago from 1138 Scott avenue, Hubbard Woods, passed away there Thursday, July 27. Her death followed an illness of several ...
  • Cherry, Frank W. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 3 Mar 1939     Frank W. Cherry, 79-year-old retired insurance man, of 422 Abbotsford road, Kenilworth, a resident of the village for the past 23 years, died on Friday of last week in Memphis, Tenn., after an extended illness. He had been visiting a son, James, in Parkin, Ark. Funeral services were conducted at ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 3 Mar 1939   Frank W. Cherry, 79-year-old retired insurance man, of 422 Abbotsford road, Kenilworth, a resident of the village for the past 23 years, died on Friday of last week in Memphis, ...
  • Cooney, Margaret Manson (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 4 Mar 1939     Mrs. Margaret Manson Cooney, 111 Dupee place, Wilmette, died Saturday in the Grant hospital, Chicago, after a short illness. She had been a resident of the community for the past 23 years. She was a member of the Catholic Woman's club and the Order of Martha. Funeral services were held ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 4 Mar 1939   Mrs. Margaret Manson Cooney, 111 Dupee place, Wilmette, died Saturday in the Grant hospital, Chicago, after a short illness. She had been a resident of the community for the past ...
  • Dick, Virginia
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 31 Aug 1939, p. 28. Date of Event: 31 Aug 1939     Miss Virginia Dick, one of Winnetka's debutantes of the holiday season, will soon be home form Tomahawk Lake, Wis., where she has spent the month of August with her parents, the Elmer Jewell Dicks of 1206 Tower road. She is included in the group of models for the Northwestern University ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 31 Aug 1939, p. 28. Date of Event: 31 Aug 1939   Miss Virginia Dick, one of Winnetka's debutantes of the holiday season, will soon be home form Tomahawk Lake, Wis., where she has spent the month of August with her parents, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Downs, Charles Sanborn (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 31 Aug 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 15 Aug 1939     Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Kimball, 233 Greenleaf avenue, Wilmette, and their son, Norman, have just returned from Detroit, Mich., where they attended the funeral of Mrs. Kimball's brother, Charles Sanborn Downs, who died August 15. About four years ago Mr. Downs made his home with the Kimballs for ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 31 Aug 1939, p. 47. Date of Event: 15 Aug 1939   Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Kimball, 233 Greenleaf avenue, Wilmette, and their son, Norman, have just returned from Detroit, Mich., where they attended the funeral of Mrs. Kimball's brother, Charles ...
  • Drewes, Edward W. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 43     Word was received on the North Shore this week of the death in Cincinnati of Edward W. Drewes, 80 years old, father of Edward Drewes, member of the engineering staff of the Wilmette public schools and comander of the Wilmette post of the American Legion. Funeral services were held in ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 43   Word was received on the North Shore this week of the death in Cincinnati of Edward W. Drewes, 80 years old, father of Edward Drewes, member of the engineering staff ...
  • 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 ...
  • Engagements: Joan Guthridge and John L. Stewart
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 22     Mr. and Mrs. Frank Guthridge, 917 Greenwood avenue, Wilmette, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Joan, to John L. Stewart, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Stewart of Granville, Ohio. The ceremony will take place on Saturday, September 23, at the Wilmette Bapist ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 22   Mr. and Mrs. Frank Guthridge, 917 Greenwood avenue, Wilmette, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Joan, to John L. Stewart, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. ...
  • 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...
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