Barber County Kansas

The Medicine Lodge Cresset, July 18, 1879.


DIED - On July 7, 1879, Ortha E. Clark, wife of Thomas H. Clark residing on the head of Cedar Creek, Barbour County, in the 34th year of her age. She leaves two children, one girl 13 years and one boy 8 years old. Mr. Clark and family moved into Barbour County from Iowa, May 1878. Mr. Clark is one of our most substantial farmers, and respected by all who know him. Mrs. Clark was a lady whom to know was to love and respect. The community in which they live suffered a sever loss. Mr. Clark has the sympathy of his numerous friends in his affliction.


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