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Zachary T Moore Oregon Pioneer dies 1906

“Zachariah Moore died at Springfield, Friday evening, June 8, 1906, in his 59th year, having been born at Port Gibson, Mississippi, Jan 7, 1847.  He came to the Pacific Coast with his parent around Cape Horn in 1849 and lived … Continue reading

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Goodman’s Celebrate 60th Anniversary 1903

“The Portland Journal of Sept 5th contained pictures of two Eugene people and the following brief sketch: “Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Goodman, of Eugene Or., celebrated their sixtieth wedding anniversary August 29.  Both are natives of Kentucky.  Mr. Goodman was … Continue reading

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Isaac Stull Swearingen Oregon Pioneer dies 1884

“Obituary. Isaac Stull Swearingen, was born Sept 2, 1812 in Kentucky; about 1830 he moved to Vermillion county, Illinois.  He was married Nov 22, 1848, to Miss Evaline Boyd, and lived to have had ten children, five of whom are … Continue reading

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Death of Mrs. C.F. Hurlburt May 1894

Mrs. Nettie Hurlburt, wife of C.F. Hurlburt, died at the residence of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. L Davis in this city, on Tuesday evening, May 29, 1894, aged about 27 years.  The immediate cause of death was failure of … Continue reading

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Knights Templar remember Rev. Edward R Geary

Died – At his home in Eugene City, Or., September 1, 1886, Rev. Edward R. Geary, D.D. His remains were buried in the Masonic Cemetery Thursday afternoon, after impressive funeral services at the Presbyterian Church. Dr. Geary was born at … Continue reading

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Mr. George E. Evans Dies After Serious Illness February 1895

“Died. — At his home on Thirteenth and High Streets, of peritonitis*, Geo. E. Evans, aged 43 years.  The gentleman recently came here from Nebraska, and has been an invalid for some time.  His case has been a peculiar one … Continue reading

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Prominent Eugene Resident, Geo. W. Pickett dies Nov 1902

“Geo. W. Pickett, who for the past ten years has been prominently identified with Eugene’s business life passed away at his apartments in the Pickett block.  Saturday, after an illness extending over a period of six months.  Death came as a merciful release to … Continue reading

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