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TAHS New Entries for Sept., 2005

Oct 1, 2005

Here are the latest entries & acquisitions for September,
2005 for the Tampico Area Historical Society and website.

ARTICLES & LOCAL HISTORY
Drowning - Children of Hugh Duffey (1876)
Doctor (Weber) Found Hanging in Hotel Room - 1942
Yorktown Wants Post Office Re-established - 1917
Tampico Boys Enlist In Company E, I.N.G. - 1917
Extension of Tampico-Hooppole R.R. Incorporated - 1917
"To My Mother" by Clara I. Kolb - 1926
Schuyler Dow's New Leg - 1876

OBITS
Mrs. Fannie Minerva (Bullock) Powell - 1886
Willie Fleming - 1886
John Foy - 1876
Mr. Sells - 1876
John Dixon - 1876
William S. Gibson - 1876
W. R. Rogers - 1907
Dr. Robert Weber - 1942
John H Johnson - 1926
Charles F. Sippel - 1926
Mrs. John W. Isherwood - 1926
Walter E. Reeves - 1876
Willam Sly - 1876

BIOGRAPHIES
Warren Olds (Whiteside Co./1885)
Ezekiel Olds (Whiteside Co./1885)
Ezekiel Olds (Whiteside Co., 1885)
John H. Olds (Past & Present of Bureau Co./1906)
Simon Peter Breed (Bureau,Marshall & Putnam Co.s/1896)
John H. Olds (Bureau,Marchall & Putnam Co.s/1896)
George M. Lewis (Bureau Co./1906)
Edwin Old (Whiteside Co./1885)
Capt. Austin M. George (Whiteside Co./1885)
William Maynard (Whiteside Co./1877)
Asa Maynard (Whiteside Co./1877)
Norman B. Seely (Whiteside Co./1877)
Alexander J. Seely (Whiteside Co./1877)
Mitchell Ruxton (Whiteside Co./1877)
Horace Burke (Whiteside Co./1877)
Simeon Fuller (Whiteside Co./1877)
P. Bacchus Besse (Whiteside Co./1877)
Simeon Chaffee (Whiteside Co./1877)
John Smith Rowe (Whiteside Co./1877)
Robert Getty (Whiteside Co./1877)
John Baxter (Whiteside Co./1877)
Alphonzo Brooks (Whiteside Co./1877)
William H. Cushman (Whiteside Co./1877)
Joy H. Avery (Whiteside Co./1877)
Christian Benson (Whiteside Co./1877)
Aaron S. Miller (Whiteside Co./1877)
George Forward (Whiteside Co./1908)
R. H. McKenzie (Whiteside Co./1908)
Daniel H. Smith (Bureau Co./1906)
Daniel P. Smith (Bureau Co./1906)
Henry C. Smith (Bureau Co./1906)
Lisle P. Smith (Bureau Co./1906)
John M. Smith (Bureau Co./1906)
John W. White - Tampico (Whiteside Co./1885)
Francis O'Neil - Hahnaman Twp (Whitside Co./1900)
F. A. Brewer - Tampico (Whiteside Co./1908)

MARRIAGES
John Strouss - Amy Ewer 1901 Submitted by Dennis Krebs
Breckenridge - Allen 1876
Bell - Gudgell 1942
Gilroy - Thompson - 1876

ANNIVERSARIES
Mr. & Mrs. Casper Schwamberger 1926 - 50th Anniversary

HISTORY OF WHITESIDE COUNTY - 1877
Early Settlers of Tampico Township

HISTORY
Settletment of Green River (Chapter XIV: Reminiscences of
Bureau Co. 1872)
Underground Railroad (XII: Reminiscences of Bureau Co.
1872)

PHOTO ALBUMS
Canal House (New Bedford Photo Album), Submitted by Bob
Johnson
Bollman Memorial Field - New Bedford (New Bedford Photo
Album), Submitted by Bob Johnson
New Bedford Grade School (New Bedford Photo Album),
Submitted by Bob Johnson
Arial view of New Bedford (New Bedford Photo Album),
Submitted by Bob Johnson
Herbert Adams Farm - Tampico (People/Places/Things),
Submitted by Bob Johnson
F. C. Bollman Estate - New Bedford (New Bedford Photo
Album), Submitted by Bob Johnson
Minnie Bollman Estate (New Bedford Photo Album), Submitted
by Bob Johnson
Another Estate of F. C. Bollman (New Bedford Photo Album),
Submitted by Bob Johnson
Minnie Bowman Farm - New Bedford (New Bedford Album),
Submitted by Bob Johnson
Jacob Cantlin Farm - Tampico (People/Places/Things Album),
Submitted by Bob Johnson

The Tampico Area Historical Society has issues of the
Tampico Tornado Newspapers in the Family History
Library/Research Center (open by appt.):
1926 - 1966 Bound copies
Misc. years archived at Reagan Birthplace

RECENT ACQUISITION!
1876: (Published on Thursdays)June 8, 15, 19, 26; July:
(missing July 6), 13, 20, 27; August: 3, 10, 17, 25* (*Aug.
25 started pubication on Fridays); September: 1, 8, 22, 29;
October: 6, 13, 20, 27; November: 3, 10, 17, 24; December:
1, 8, 15, 22

1877: January: 5, 12, 19, 26; February: 2, 9, 16, 23;
March: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; April: 6, 13, (missing 20th)27;

Missing all of 1878

1879: (Published on Saturdays)- May: 10 (one page), Agust:
2, 9, 16, 23, 30; September: 6, 13, 20, 27; October: 4, 11,
18, 25; November: 1, 8, (missing 15th), 22, 29; December:
6, 13, 20, 27

1880: January: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb.: 7, 14, 21, 28;
March: 6, 13, 20, 27; April: 3, 10, 17, 24; May: 1, 8, 15,
22, 29; June: 3, 12, 19, 26; July: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Aug.:
7, 14, 21, 28; September: 4, 11, 18, 25; October: 2, 9, 16,
23, 30; November: 6, 13, 20, 27; December: 4, 11, 18, 25

1881: January: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; February: 5, 12; March: 5
(one page), 12, 19, 26 (one page); April: 23 (0ne page)

Please visit the web site soon. Click on "WHAT'S NEW?" tab
at top of page to get direct links to above new entries.

Denise McLoughlin
Family History Coordinator
Tampico Area Historical Society
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com
Email:tahs@thewisp.net

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