Buchanan County, Missouri

Calhoun, Gen. John
Gen. John Calhoun died in St. Joseph, on the 12th. His name was identified with Kansas affairs, in the early troubles of that territory. He held the office of Surveyor General of Kansas and Nebraska, and was President of the Constitutional Convention which met at Lecompton. He was 48 years old, and died of inflamation of the stomach.
[Source: Glasgow Weekly Times, Glasgow, Mo., Thursday, Oct. 20, 1859, submitted by, Kathy McDaniel]

Combs, Susan
At her residence on fifth street at A.M. yesterday, Mrs. Susan N. Combs, aged 75 years. The funeral service will be held at the First
Presbyterian Church, at 1 P.M., today, by Rev. R. S. Campbell, friends and acquaintances are invited to attend without further notice.
[Source: St Joseph Gazette, 12 APR 1876, submitted by Teresa Haines Rigney]

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