GREENE COUNTY, INDIANA
Linton, Ind., April 11 -
Mrs. John W. Davis is dead at her home on R. R. No. 7 after
several weeks' illness of dropsy.
She is survived by a husband and six children. - Terre Haute
Tribune, 11 April 1914, Page 002
Contributed by James D.
William Keys, Worthington
William Keys, aged about
twenty-one, died yesterday of consumption after an illness of
Date: July 26, 1899 Location:
Indiana Paper: Indiana State Journal
- Dr. James A. Minich is dead of pneumonia, after an illness of
less than one week. Dr. Minich
was a widely known and skillful surgeon and his death is
regarded as a public calamity here. Always cheerful and
his loss will be most keenly felt by those who were unable to
pay for professional services. To such he administered
with the same patience and diligence as to those who were more
fortunate, and today many a man In the State of Indiana
Is indebted to Dr. Minich for the use of limbs, natural or
artificial, for which he received only gratitude in payment.
Indiana Journal February 3, 1897
County, age 63. He went through the Indian Wares with
General JACKSON and First
Lieutenant under Captain LOVELL H. ROUSSEAN, in Mexico.
May 13,1858 the Morgan County
WORTHINGTON, Ind., Nov. 6, Kenneth, the only child of Mr. and
Mrs. C. F. Welshans,
of the "Welshans Hotel, died yesterday after a short illness of
The lady will be taken to Indianapolis for interment in Crown
Date: 1899-11-08; Paper: Indiana State Journal Greene County
Clyde "Davy" Shidler
Jasonville, Ind. (Special)
Clyde "Davey" Shidler, 83, died at 3:30 p.m. Friday 25 Feb
1966, at his residence. He was a member of the Friendly
Grove Baptist Church.
He is susrvived by the widow, Irene; three sons, Lynn, Terre
Haute; Earl, Evansville, and Gilbert, Farmersburg;
seven daughters, Mrs. Ruth Snellenberger, Hymera; Mrs. Esther
West, Clay City; Mrs. Faye Sinder, Terre Haute;
Mrs. Maude Strait, Mrs. Gladys Wright, Mrs. Anna Stevens, and
Mrs. Edith Keller,
all of Jasonville; a brother Harley, Lewis; two sisters: Mrs.
Nora Jackson, Terre Haute and Mrs. Rose McGinnies, Bonner's
26 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Arrangements
are pending at the McCanahan Funeral Home.
Newspaper: Terre Haute Tribune
Submitters Name:Friends For Free Genealogy
BLOOMFIELD. Ind. July 26-—Gideon Cutrell died at his home
in Taylor township to-day. He was among the oldest citizens of
the State, being 104 years of age.
He came to Greene county from North Carolina in and entered the
tract of land from the government on which he has since lived.
Date: 1897-07-28; Paper: Indiana State Journal
Name of Deceased: Eva Jane Hicks Martin
Mrs. Joseph H. Martin
At 10:40 o'clock Tuesday morning death came to the relief of
Mrs. Eva Jane Martin who had been suffering for three weeks of
She was born near Worthington, January 6, 1852:died at her home
in South Bloomfield, September 22, 1903, aged 51 years, 8
months, 16 days.
Her maiden name was Hicks. February 12, 1866, at the age
of fourteen, she was united in marriage to Joseph H.
To this union were born twelve children, six sons and six
daughters - of whom five sons and three daughters, together with
their father are left to mourn the loss of their mother.
She came from a family of three children. Her brother died
in 1867, her sister, Mrs. Martha J. Griffy, is still living and
resides in Clay county.
Her life was given up to hard work and no one who knew her could
help but admire her patient industry as she toiled for the
welfare of her family.
The funeral services were conducted by Rev. H. H. Allen from the
family residence Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock and the
remains were interred in the Bloomfield Cemetery.
Newspaper: The Bloomfield News Obit: Fri, Sept 25, 1903 - Pg 4
Submitters Name: Liz Blackburn-Helton
Name of Deceased: Thomas Mull Vaughn
Obit: "Obit says VAUGHT- error- should be: "VAUGHN"
"Bloomfield News, Thursday, 4 July 1912"
Thomas Mull Vaught died at his home June 29, 1912 of total
paralysis. About nine years ago
he was stricken and since he has had several strokes of more or
less severity but on June 21 he received the stroke from which
he never recovered. From the time he received the last stroke
until his death not a drop of water or medicine did he take. He
never recovered consciousness. The deceased was borne in
Nichlos county, Kentucky, May 25, 1837,aged seventy-five years,
one month and one day. He was the oldest of a family of six
and as his parents died when he was young the hardships of life
fell heavily on him. On January 11, 1859, he was married to Mary
E. Taylor, and to union three children were born all of whom
died while young. He has lived in this county since 1859. In
January 1864 his wife died leaving two small children. He was
married again in January 1865 to Lucinda E. Moss, and to this
union eight children were born, of whom all but one survive him.
The children are Joseph and Isaac Vaughn and Mrs. Irvin Moats,
of Terre Haute; Chas. and Samuel Vaughn and Mrs. G. D.
Beckwith, of Linton, and Mrs. geo. Tally, of Matoon, ILL.
He accepted the Christian faith in boyhood and united with a
church in Kentucky. Several years later he united with the
Summerville Christian church and after his long years of
affliction he has led a life he thought worthy for often he has
said "I am ready to go when my Father calls me." Funeral
services were held at the house Friday 1 p.m. conducted by
Rev. D. Hanna, of Worthington. Interment at Fairview cemetery,
News Submitters Name: K Hembree Bargerhuff
Name of Deceased: Samuel Delano (Dell) Vaughn
Obit: Bloomfield News, Thursday, 31 July 1913, pg. 5
Dell Vaughn, aged about nthirty five years, a well-known man,
and son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Vaughn, pioneer residents of this
county, died at his home at Linton at 1:30 o'clock Tuesday
afternoon of brain fever.He had been ill about two weeks, and on
account of a vigorous constitution it was hoped that he would
pull through. He was for awhile deputyrecorder during the
term of his brother, Isaac N. Vaughn.
News Submitters Name: K Hembree Bargerhuff
Name of Deceased: Simeon
Simeon Lynn, of Owensburg, a brother of
Dock Lynn of this township, died last Thursday at his home at
the age of 73 years. He was a soldier in the Mexican War
and was also in the late war, in both of which he discharged his
duties faithfully. He has a large number of relatives and
acquaintances in this part of the country who remember him
kindly and sympathize with those who are now mourning their
Newspaper: Bloomfield Democrat Submitters Name: Velma Walker
Obit: The Bloomfield Democrat, March 13, 1891
County Name: Greene Co. State: IN
Newspaper: Bluffton Weekly Chronicle Date: Feb 3, 1881
Submitters Name: Teresa Haines Rigney
Obit: Reuben Justus, and old and prominent citizen of
Worthington, Greene county, was drowned in a shallow stream
near Switz City.
He started to walk to Worthington on the railroad, it is
thought he was stooping to drink from a ditch, fell with his
head in the water,
and being intoxicated had not the proper use of himself and
When found on Saturday night, he was frozen in a kneeling
position, with his head in six inches of water.
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