Old Settlers Death List
Jasper County, IL

[transcribed and contributed by Karen Fink]

The Newton Press
September 6, 1912


DEATH LIST LARGE
Obituaries Read at Old Settlers Reunion
Following is the obituary record as read last Thursday by W. E. Barrett:


Matthew B. Blair, 64
Louis Blacket, 66
William Chriss, 58
Missouria H. Swick, 49
Gideon B. Delzell, 85
Eli F. King, 61
Reuben Kibler, 77
A.W. Chapman, 67
Emanuel Knepper, 68
Angeline Wardell, 53
Dora A. Wilson, 41
Matilda Willis, 80
Lydia Sowers, 49
Mrs. Arch Poor, 63
J. J. Calvin, 82
Louisa Mason, 59
Ida M. Cather, 49
Jesse M. Stanley, 59
H. F. Sanders, 60
Matilda Knepper, 66
Fanny C. Estell, 60
Mary C. Dohm, 70
Mrs. R. E. Benson, 63
W. H. McComas, 71
W. C. Maxwell, 72
Jerry Skelton, 60
John McIkevain, 68
Marie Trobaugh, 94
W. H. Brackett, 69
W. H. Thomas, 60
Jesse Clagg, 88
Mary Miller, 79
Mrs. W. F. Evans, 71
S. A. Huddleston, 57
Mary Larrabee, 66
Alonzo McKean, 60
J. W. Brown, 76
Nancy Vanderhoof, 65
Calla McColley, 42
John A. Payne, 60
Mac C. Elkin, 74
Clara Wakefield, 56
James E. Wright, 75
S. A. Malcom, 63
Henry H. Mayo, 74
Sarah J. Farley, 76
Sarah H. Robins, 64
Eden Lambird, 83
Josephus Reed, 70 (?)
Nelson Brown, 87
George Cons---(?), 65
Martha P. Redman, 62
Parmelia Smith, 85 (?)
Roxanna Frazier, 79
N. C. Matheny, 62
Leonard Shontz, 65
Lillian B. Harris, 67
John Barthelemy, 91
W. H. Bansford (?), 63
Sophia Bartels, 85
Mary E. Crouse, 42
Susana Ward, 75
Maria Mitchell, 86
William Chapman, 83
Lafayette Payne, 68
H. H. Chapman, 64
Sarah J. Schott, 52
Dicy Adkins, 71
Henry Lesser, 73
Thomas Matthews, 73
Mary J. Ivens, 84
Samuel McComas, 68
Mrs. J. C. Keller, 72
John G. Bliss, 70
Nancy J. Isley, 53
Mrs. L. D. Foltz, 54
Emily Elkins, 58 (?)
W. A. Hackney, 56
Louis Fithian, 60
Joseph Cardot, 80
J. B. Hume, 40
Peter Jackson, 80
A. A. Franke, 60
David D. Trexler, (?)
W. H. Halterman, 50
Oscar Allen, 50
B. W. Hamilton, 65



DEATH OF OLD SETTLERS
1915-1916


Roster Furnished by Otis Yelvington, Obituarian
The following old settlers have died since the reunion of 1915:

Mary A. Metcalf died Sept. 18, 1915; aged 74 years, 4 months, 22 days.
Michael Hahn died Sept. 22, 1915; aged 75 years.
Eldora S. McNair died Sept. 21, 1915; aged 66 years, 8 months, 5 days.
Mary Ellen Geffs died Sept. 27, 1915; aged 85 years, 8 months, 3 days.
Thomas J. Woods died Sept. 29, 1915; aged 65 years.
Clara Ann Kibler died Sept. 26, 1915; aged 81 years.
Margaret Ann Harrison died October 2, 1915; aged 71 years, 18 days.
Nancy J. Kirkham died Oct. 9, 1915; aged 79 years, 9 months, 12 days.
William Kilgore died Oct. 8, 1915; aged 79 years, 6 months, 12 days.
Lydia Jane Kibler born in Jasper County; died Oct. 12, 1915; aged 58 years, 4 months, 9 days.
Rhoda Ellen Beals born in Jasper County; died Oct. 30, 1915; aged 68 years, 7 months, 21 days.
Cecil Walker born in Jasper County; died Nov. 7, 1915; aged 40 years 1 month, 26 days.
Samuel Galloway died Nov. 24, 1915; aged 78 years, 5 months, 17 days.
George Edward Snearly born in Jasper County; died Nov. 15, 1915; aged 40 years, 1 month, 16 days.
Marion G. Smith born in Jasper County; died Nov. 28, 1915; aged 51 years, 2 months, 15 days.
Dilia Chambers born in Jasper County; died Nov. 27, 1915; aged 60 years, 9 months, 24 days.
Parkman S. Needham born in Jasper County; died Nov. 28, 1915; aged 62 years, 10 months, 15 days.
Eliza Hume died Nov. 24, 1915; aged 75 years.
Lodusca Meyers died Dec. 3, 1915; aged 79 years, 2 months, 24 days.
Rev. Silas Kittle died Dec. 16, 1915; aged 67 years, 3 months, 19 days.
Margaret Blair died Dec. 7 1915; aged 68 years, 8 months, 28 days.
Gertrude Rennier born in Jasper County; died Dec. 23, 1915; aged 56 years, 8 months, 29 days.
Grace Anna Swem died Dec. 31, 1915; aged 53 years, 8 months, 9 days.
Providence R. Henry born in Jasper County; died Dec. 27, 1915; aged 70 years, 3 months, 14 days.
Louise Dallimer, born in Jasper County; died Dec. 30, 1915; aged 44 years, 3 months, 25 days.
William Washington Kibler, born in Jasper County; died Dec. 26, 1915; aged 75 years.
Cordelia Mulvaney born in Jasper County; died Dec. 26, 1915; aged 60 years, 11 months.
Nancy Jane McCoy died Dec. 31, 1915; aged 78 years, 3 months, 16 days.
Nathan Lambird died Jan. 6, 1916; aged 84 years, 8 months, 10 days.
Almeda Caroline Haws died Jan. 8, 1916; aged 87 years, 9 months, 12 days.
Charles M. Chamblin died Jan. 12, 1916; aged 87 years, 9 months, 12 days.
Rachel Ann Brackney died Jan. 14, 1916; aged 74 years, 10 months.
Tilda Beals died Jan. 14, 1916; aged 78 years.
Mary A. Meeks died Jan. 16, 1916; aged 72 years, 14 days.
Samuel K. Peterson died Jan. 21, 1916; aged 75 years, 7 months, 29 days.
John McGinnis died Jan. 21, 1916; aged 76 years.
Perlina Adelia Diel died Jan. 28, 1916; aged 60 years, 21 days.
Thomas J. Weatherholt died Feb. 10, 1916; aged 67 years, 2 months, 19 days.
Mary Pearson died Feb. 12, 1916; aged 77 years.
Jane Boyles died Feb. 14, 1916; aged 81 years.
Martha Jane Raper died Feb. 6, 1916; aged 54 years, 5 months, 21 days.
James H. Brinson died Feb. 4, 1916; aged 84 years, 9 months, 7 days.
Ephriam Cottrell died Feb. 24, 1916; aged 75 years, 11 months, 23 days.
Thomas W. Wilson died Feb. 9, 1916; aged 68 years, 4 months, 18 days.
W. F. Patterson died Feb. 17, 1916; aged 74 years, 10 months, 13 days.
Elizabeth Ann Romack died Feb. 18, 1916; aged 72 years, 1 months, 16 days.
Harrison Brown died Feb. 15, 1916; aged 75 years, 2 months, 12 days.
Daniel H. Johnson died March 1, 1916; aged 68 years, 20 days.
Virginia R. Winterrowd born in Jasper County; died March 6, 1916; aged 69 years, 6 months, 5 days.
Laura Batman born in Jasper County; died March 9, 1916; aged 51 years, 10 months, 28 days.
Minerva Ellen Jones died March 17, 1916; aged 70 years, 10 months, 15 days.
Mary B. Johnson died March 17, 1916; aged 60 years, 10 months, 4 days.
James Lewis born in Jasper County; died March 16, 1916; aged 70 years, 1 month, 7 days.
William Keneipp, died March 22, 1916; aged 73 years, 1 month, 4 days.
Hannah Catte died March 13, 1916; aged 66 years, 5 months, 4 days.
Mary Orr died March 11, 1916; aged 78 years, 6 months, 14 days.
Louise Catherine Brown born in Jasper County; died March 6, 1916; aged 48 years, 4 months, 4 days.
J. E. O. Clarke died April 15, 1916; aged 67 years, 3 months, 29 days.
Rosa Bear died April 15, 1916; aged 66 years, 20 days.
Samuel Bowman died April 21, 1916; aged 71 years, 3 days.
Mary Hannah Wilson died April 10, 1916; aged 77 years, 3 months, 28 days.
Hannah Louise Perrine died March 30, 1916; aged 78 years, 27 days.
William A. Chambers born in Jasper County; died May 1, 1916; aged 66 years, 9 months, 3 days.
Mary Pictor died April 25, 1916; aged 77 years.
Isaac Kibler died May 25, 1916; aged 73 years.
Victoria Fouty born in Jasper County; died May 14, 1916; aged 68 years, 6 month, 12 days.
Herman Huber died May 2, 1916; aged 56 years.
George W. Ingle died May 22, 1916; aged 77 years, 9 months, 16 days.
Martha Isaac Smith born in Jasper County; died June 18, 1916; aged 58 years, 8 months, 25 days.
Richard Henry Vanderhoof born in Jasper County; died June 8, 1916; aged 69 years; 9 months, 25 days.
Frank Wilson died June 8, 1916; aged 60 years, 10 months, 7 days.
Octavia Cramer born in Jasper County; died June 16, 1916; aged 59 years, 1 month.
Christine Miller born in Jasper County; died June 16, 1916; aged 64 years, 10 months, 3 days.
John Fear died May 31, 1916; aged 75 years, 8 months, 8 days.
Sophia Beale Davidson died June 6, 1916; aged 56 years, 7 months, 10 days.
Michael Cannon died June 21, 1916; aged 63 years, 2 months, 28 days.
Samuel Roney died May 18, 1916; aged 71 years, 6 months, 4 days.
Malinda Wiman died May 24, 1916; aged 68 years, 3 months, 17 days.
August Schifferstein died July 3, 1916; aged 62 years, 10 months.
Samuel A. McCoy died July 22, 1916; aged 70 years, 10 months, 29 days.
George Chapman died July 9, 1916; aged 86 years, 9 months, 7 days.
Emma Geddes died August 8, 1916; aged 71 months, 11 days.
Milton Mathews died Aug. 17, 1916; aged 69 years, 11 months, 7 days.
Frank D. Richardson died Aug. 24, 1916; aged 78 years, 7 months, 14 days.
Elizabeth Foster died Aug. 24, 1916; aged 69 years, 4 months, 23 days.
W. F. F. Evans died Aug. 24, 1916; aged 75 years, 3 months, 4 days.
Arran Wesley Mace died July 11, 1916; aged 86 years, 3 months, 3 days.
Floretta E. Brooks died July 12, 1916; aged 66 years.
George Swisher died Aug. 28, 1916; aged 78 years, 17 days.
Samuel S. Beverlin died Aug. 28, 1916; aged 69 years, 2 months, 19 days.
William H. Loving born in Jasper County died August 22, 1916; aged 48 years, 2 months, 27 days.
Frances E. Kelly born in Jasper County, died Aug. 13, 1916; aged 54 years, 3 months, 24 days.
Frederick R. Pryor died Sept. 16, 1916; aged 64 years, 5 months, 1 day.
Mahala Sprague died Sept. 13, 1916; aged 86 years.
George W. Ransdell died Sept. 16, 1916; aged 70 years, 8 months, 2 days.
F.J.W. Hale died Sept. 17, 1916; aged 81 years.


The following old settlers registered at Peterson Park last Saturday.
We give name, age, year when became resident of county and place of birth.
J.C. Schackmann, 61, Jasper Co.
John W. Howell, 56, 1873, Indiana
Otis Yelvington, 50, Jasper Co.
G.H. Schackmann, 58, Jasper Co.
H.D. Yelvington 74, 1866, Indiana
Kate Yelvington, 64, 1866, Crawford Co.
A.K. Watt, 76,1867, Kentucky
J.S. Clark, 78, 1867, Indiana
Abijay Kittle, 77, 1852, Indiana
Allen Jared, 55, Jasper Co.
Aaron Dillman, 77, Jasper Co.
J.F. McCoy, 72, 1849, Kentucky
F.X. Schuch, 59, Jasper Co.
Henry Turner, 76, 1862, Ohio
M.J. Miller, 89, 1847, Pennsylvania
M.N. Black, 59, Jasper Co.
J.A. Black, 72, 1848, Indiana
W.H. Thomas, 75, 1844, Virginia
David Henry, 68, 1867, Kentucky
Diana Henry, 67, 1857, Indiana
Jacob Eck, 74, 1864, Indiana
J.A. Wilson, 80, 1854, Kentucky
T.J. Dohm, 54, Jasper Co.
E.F. Isley, 77, 1866, Indiana
Rebecca Allen, 73, 1876, Ohio
Adelia Moulden, 71, 1853, Indiana
J. L. Monroe, 85, 1864, Kentucky
James P. Warren, 73, 1850, Indiana
Rev. James L. Ryan, 67, Cumberland Co.
G.L. Dickerson, 81, 1858, Indiana
W.B. Jones, 77, 1847, Illinois
Anna Jones, 72, 1858, Indiana
J.N. Kincade, 66, 1853, Kentucky
E.C. Reisner, 46, Jasper Co.
Anna Reisner, 42, Jasper Co.
Armilda J. Mann, 56, Jasper Co.
V.C. Rider, 55, Jasper Co.
W.E. McCoy, 73, 1848, Indiana
Lizzie Kibler, 41, Jasper Co.
John Chapman, 72, Jasper Co.
Eva Hargus, 44, Jasper Co.
J.Q. Hargus, 58, 1884, Crawford Co.
T.L. Kibler, 46, Jasper Co.
John R. Terell, 65, 1840, Indiana
Phoeba A. Terell, 63, 1861, Illinois
I.W. Chapman, 45, Jasper Co.
Mandy E. Chapman, 44, Jasper Co.
Susana Bower, 71, Jasper Co.
S. C. Rogers, 67, Jasper Co.
M.A. Rogers 61, Jasper Co.
Grace L. Short, 53, Jasper Co.
Jacob Short, 68, 1859, Indiana
David Bower, 74, 1845, Ohio
J.J. Kinsel, 79, 1839, Kentucky
E.J. Gangloff, 45, Jasper Co.
Eva Ellis, 64, 1886, Indiana
Henrietta Foster, 73, 1861, Kentucky
W.A. Gifford, 76, 1842, Indiana
W.E. Barrett, 83, 1857, Indiana
O.T. Gifford, 56, Jasper Co.
A.B. Ewing, 54, Jasper Co.
A.D. Leamon, 73, 1850, Indiana
J.C. Farley, 54, Jasper Co.
G. Shoemaker, 46, 1871, Ohio
Sophia J. Davis, 66, 1862, Indiana
Asa Woods, 41, Jasper Co.
Peter Jackson, 75, 1851, Ohio
Charles M. Honey, 47, Jasper Co.
Xenia Kilgore, 49, Indiana
Rebecca A. Honey, 67, 1851, Indiana
Martha C. Cahill, 56, 1856, Indiana
Sarah Lancaster, 58, 1861, Indiana
Laura Watt, 51, 1884, Crawford co.
Walter Lancaster, 66, Jasper Co.
Della Farley, 47, Jasper Co.
S. D. Odell, 74, Jasper Co.
Mrs. T.W. Wilson, 55, Jasper Co.
Mary Cole, 63, 1865, Illinois
Nancy Ervin, 70, 1890, Ohio
Margaret Ping, 57, Jasper Co.
C.J. Bliss, 70, 1850, Ohio
W.H.H. Fitch, 77, 1867, Ohio
E.E. Slack, 62, 1881, Clay Co.
Emiy Gifford, 74, 1852, Indiana
Ed Osborne, 66, 1875, Indiana
Wm. Clark, 80, 1841, Shelby Co.
Sarah C. Osborne, 63, Jasper Co.
Clara Ingram, 63, 1863, Jasper Co.
C.W. Watt, 60, 1859, Kentucky
J.H. Byres, 72, 1872, Indiana
Edisa Lambird, 47, Jasper Co.
Robert Murray, 49, 1874, Virginia
M.W. Hanna, 47, Jasper Co.
Mary E. Snearly, 54, Jasper Co.
L.C. Snearly, 73, Jasper Co.
Margaret Parker, 40, Jasper Co.
Harrison Kibler, 75, 1851, Indiana
D.A. McCarty, 79, Jasper Co.
Alonzo Dillman, 46, Jasper Co.
O.M. Clark, 54, Jasper Co.
Ed Snearly, 81, 1847, Ohio
Wm. Beard, 56, 1864, Effingham Co.
Nathan Pickering, 72, 1881, Ohio
Gangloff Berkbower, 66, 1852, Germany
W.W. Sparks, 49, Jasper Co.
Lizzie Wharton, 65, 1879, Shelby Co.
Mary Sowers, 41, Jasper Co.
M. McMurray, 69, 1883, Scotland
Gea. W. Corbin, 57, Jasper Co.
Eliza Russell, 84, 1876, Ohio
Elijah Welker, 68, 1865, Cumberland Co.
J.E. Vest, 75, 1881, Virginia
G.E. Martin, 60, Jasper Co.
Milton Wakefield, 71, 1857, Indiana
Stephen Brown, 70, 1851, Edgar Co.
F. J. Schackmann, 71, Jasper Co.
Geo. Bickers, 62, 1854, Indiana
Samuel Acklin, 81, 1864, Indiana
Daniel Benefield, 54, Jasper Co.
S. D. McCullough, 53, Jasper Co.
A.L. Sowers, 45, 1872, Indiana
W.H. Jenkins, 60, 1858, Indiana
Abbey Corbin, 63, Jasper Co.
Thomas J. Corbin, 60, Jasper Co.
A.F. Clark, 50, Jasper Co.
S.B. Brown, 86, 1868, Kentucky
I.N. Earnest, 64, Jasper Co.
Annie Earnest, 56, Jasper Co.
Cas S. Prather, 56, Jasper Co.
Issac M. Harrison, 68, Jasper Co.
Edgar Johnson, 54, 1867, Indiana
Charles A. Deck, 70, 1915, Indiana
W. H. Martin, 52, Jasper Co.
Fred Bower, 68, 1850, Ohio
R.L. Brooks, 51, Jasper Co.
R.H. McCormack, 54, 1864, Indiana
W.H. Willis, 76, 1885, Indiana
D.R. Love, 54, Jasper Co.
John Toland, 74, 1865, Ohio
H.F. Ross, 59, Jasper Co.
Jacob French, 61, 1848, Kentucky
James Meeks, 79, 1870, Indiana
Stephen Stanley, 69, 1848, Kentucky
Jerry Dunn, 56, Jasper Co.
Ky Jones, 41, Jasper Co.
Charles Bennett, 47, Jasper Co.
C.A. Vanderhoof, 44, Jasper Co.
Fleming Cummins, 55, 1883, Kentucky
A.J. Hubbard, 50, 1883, Illinois
Ella Kibler, 49, 1877, Shelby Co.
James Hunt, 53, Jasper Co.
Polly A. Boxley, 56, 1880, Indiana
J.A. Reed, 46, Jasper Co.
Emiline Bunton, 75, 1881, Indiana
P.T. Ingram, 68, 1885, Ark
Alice Clark, 59, Jasper Co.
Rosa A. Lambird, 55, 1865, Illinois
J. B. Hickey, 61, 1865, Ohio
T.W. Clark, 66, Jasper Co.
S.S. Farley, 63, Jasper Co.
T.J. Warren, 68, 1850, Kentucky
F.M. Ross, 70, Jasper Co.
S.T. Utley, 64, 1880 Edwards Co.
Rosa Hunt, 52, Jasper Co.
Eva Albright, 50, Jasper Co.
A.B. Welker, 60, Jasper Co.
Flora Moran, 42, Jasper Co.
W. S. Hudson, 57, Jasper Co.
D.E. Grove, 49, Jasper Co.
Mary Hudson, 53, Jasper Co.
Dora Kibler, 64, Jasper Co.
Miss N. Whitbeck, 84, 1863, New York
Mrs. J.A. Gibson, 87, 1963. New York
Marilla Hickey, 61, 1900, Edgar Co.
Margaret Foltz, 62, Madison Co.
Oda Reisner, 49, Jasper Co.
Delia M. Kincaid, 66, 1852, Indiana
Rutha Sparks, 55, Jasper Co.
T.D. Foster, 66, Jasper Co.
John F. Kibler, 69, Jasper Co.
Jeff Fear, 51, Jasper Co.
Mary Clark, 46, 1871, Randolph Co.
W. L. Parr, 45, Jasper Co.
Emma Allen, 61, Wisconsin
M.D. Martin, 52, Jasper Co.
A.W.H. Allen, 61, 1896, Effingham Co.
J.B. Cartwright, 58, 1874, Indiana
S.A. Brown, 66, 1851, Indiana
Annie Miller, 46, Jasper Co.
Mamie Schackmann, 52, Jasper Co.
Geo. W. Fear, 53, Jasper Co.
Sarah A. Car, 54, Jasper Co.
Abigail Perrine, 69, Jasper Co.
Anna Woodard, 47, 1872, Cook Co.
Frank Kinsel, 43, Jasper Co.
Isadora Dunn, 54, Jasper Co.


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