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Hon. B.F. Harding passes June 16, 1899

Hon. B.F. Harding died at his home at Cottage Grove [OR], Friday June 16, 1899, from an attack of paralysis.  He was [the] fourth secretary of the Territory of Oregon. He was born in Pennsylvania in 1832 and came to … Continue reading

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Early Eugene Oregon Death Notices/Obituaries 1864-1902

If you are looking for recent deaths from the Eugene and Lane County Oregon area – please click this link to the Register-Guard. The following names are from my first index I published and copyrighted about 10 years ago. I … Continue reading

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Mrs. J.R. Stiles of Point Terrace dies Nov. 15th, 1899

“Word comes to this office that Mrs J R Stiles of Point Terrace, died Wednesday, November 15th 1899, aged about 64 years.  The funeral services were held Thursday at 3pm by Rev. Knotts of Florence.  Mrs J S Stiles was … Continue reading

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Early Eugene Oregon Death Notices/Obituaries 1864-1902

If you are looking for recent deaths from the Eugene and Lane County Oregon area – please click this link to the Register-Guard. The following names are from my first index I published and copyrighted about 10 years ago. I … Continue reading

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Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned…The Hiatt Murder, Linn County, Oregon 1895

“Mrs. Emma G. Hannah, wife of a Linn County rancher, has been convicted of murder in the second degree and sentenced for life, for the killing of Mrs. Hiatt, a neighbor.  It was shown Mrs. Hannah accused Mrs. Hiatt of being intimate … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 7,800 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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C. H. Cottle – Civil War Veteran dies – May 23, 1896

“About 8 o’clock last evening word reached this city that C.H. Cottle, who resides one and one half miles below town, had met death at his own hand, and his stepson, C.J. Howard, and Dr. J.W. Harris went at once to … Continue reading

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