- Mrs. Mary A.
died at the home of her daughter, Mrs.
Thursday Feb 7, 1907. She was born in Chazy, N.Y. Oct. 18,
1832. She was an active and prominent member of the Old
Settler and Historical Association.
- Ora C.
died May 1, 1907 at the home of her father's in Lowell.
Nearly 32 years old, a good teacher.
- Isaac B.
died in Santa Barbara California January 1907 age 81.
Wheeler W. Pierce
died in Santa Barbara California March 15, 1907, just a few
weeks after the passing of his brother Isaac.
- Mrs. M.F.
was killed by the cars this morning, Nov. 9, 1907, at
- Mrs. Emily
of the Vanhouten
family passed away at Crown Point Feb. 15, 1907. The widow
of the late Captain R.H. Wells, was born in Steuben County,
New York, August 29, 1843.
- Mrs. Martha M.
died in Merrillville Feb 16, 1907 at age 83. Lived many
years on a farm in Winfield twp but after the passing of her
husband, resided with her daughter in the village of
died at Manteno ILL. Tuesday May 21, 1907. He left kindred
at Lowell and Crown Point.
died some time in May 1907. The father of the late Mrs.
Charles Merrill, departed this life at his home in Cogad,
Nebraska at about age 80. He was a very worthy man.
- Mrs. Wesley
passed away at her home Thursday, June 13, 1907 at age 70
years and 4 months.
- Mrs. Margaret
died in Crown Point August 10, 1907. She was born in
Maidstone County, of Kent England Feb. 6, 1818. She was the
mother-in-law of Mr. C.S.
died Saturday June 8, 1907. Born Dec. 5, 1821, having
resided many years on his prairie farm near South East
Grove, and for the last few years at Crown Point.
- "Another death by accident,
or what is called accident, took place at the Fair Ground
Lake on Sat. June 15, 1907 at 3pm. Several Crown Point boys,
as is their custom in the summer time, were bathing and
swimming in the lake-it is supposed that all Crown Point
boys over the age of 14 can swim-when one of them, Walter
son of W.B. Brown,
undertaking to swim from a raft to the shore, suddenly threw
up his hands and went down. Not till about 6:30 pm was the
body recovered. Walter was an only son, 16 years of age."
died of pnuemonia April 13, 1907 at the home of her
daughter, Mrs. S.W.
Briggs, having lived
for more than 85 years. She was the grandmother of Dr. A.L.
and resided for many years in Crown Point.
of Ross twp., died Monday March 11, 1907, after residence
here of sixty years. He was born March 24, 1833, in N.Y. and
was married here to Rachel A.
Dec. 20, 1857. Ten grandchildren are living. In thirteen
more days he would've been 74 years of age.
born in Canada Nov. 15, 1832, died Tuesday night, August 20,
1907 at his home in Crown Point, where he spent a long, an
active and a useful life.
- Mrs. Marion
daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
of Crown Point, died at her home near Amboy, Ind., August
died Sunday morning, Sept. 1, 1907 at age 75.
of pioneer descent, died Sept 18, 1907. He was never
married, himself a pioneer boy and of excellent character.
died Nov. 31, 1907 at age 93 years.