James Harvey Halley was born in Switzerland Co. Ind., March 24, 1844, and departed from this life January 31, 1921. He was married to Miss Fannie Crail in 1865. To this union were born two daughters, Miss Mattie and Miss Mollie, and one son, Theodore, all of whom with his widow are left to mourn his going. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Francis, Ruth, Alice, Billy and Virginia Halley, one brother Henry, of Kempton, Ind., and one sister, Mrs. Lizzie Coppage of Arkansas.
Mr. and Mrs. Halley lived in Indiana until 1881, when they came to Girard, Kansas and located on the farm north of town which has since been their home.
He was familiarly known as "Uncle Jim" among his host of friends and neighbors who will miss him sadly.
Funeral services were conducted by W.E. Babb at the home of his son, Theodore, on South Cherokee at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Interment was made in Girard Cemetery.
Girard press Feb 10, 1921
Daughters: Martha Ellen "Mattie" and Mary Catherine "Mollie" Halley
Ismmel J Halley
Sara H Halley (1810 - 1892)
Fanny Crail Halley (1846 - 1930)
Martha Ellen Halley (1867 - 1947)*
Mary Catherine Halley (1869 - 1947)*
Theodore Tilton Halley (1871 - 1934)*
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Record added: Oct 08, 2010
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