Barber County Kansas

The Barber County Index, March 22, 1899.

Mrs. Hester J. Renfrew

Died: Mrs. Hester J. Renfrew, wife of John Renfrew, died at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Lyman W. DeGeer, at Alva, Oklahoma, March 12, 1899.

The deceased was nearly 68 years of age, lacking only 23 days.

Mr. and Mrs. Renfrew resided at Deerhead, this county, before the opening of the strip.

She was a lady of a kindly disposition, always patient, forbearing and charitable. She has earned the eternal bliss to which her Saviour has called her.


Thanks to Ellen (Knowles) Bisson for finding, transcribing and contributing the above news article to this web site!




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