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Henry Smith
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Birth: 1873
Death: 1891
Republic County
Kansas, USA

DIED:--At the home of his parents five miles south-west of this city at 10:30 o'clock last Tuesday morning of typhoid fever, Henry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Smith, aged 18 years.

The deceased was a moral young man, honest and upright in his dealings with all, and his friends were as numerous as his acquaintances. He leaves father, mother, two brothers, two sisters, and numerous other relatives and friends to mourn his loss. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. W. H. Willoughby at the Harper school Wednesday, after which the remains were interred in the Willoughby cemetery. The bereaved family have the sympathy of the entire community in this sad hour of grief.

--The Cuba Daylight, Cuba, Kansas, October 2, 1891.


Henry Smith, the 18-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Smith living four miles southwest of town, breathed his last on earth Tuesday morning at 10:30 o'clock, after an illness of about ten days of tiphoid [sic] fever. In life, Henry was an examplary [sic] young man, a kind and considerate friend and a favorite with his many young friends and companions who deeply feel the pangs of sorrow at his sudden demise. He leaves father, mother, two brothers and two sisters, and a large number of friends and relatives (with whom the writer is listed) to mourn his death. During sickness, he was perfectly rational to the last and divided his earthly possessions among the members of the family. He calmly bid the family and friends goodbye and closed his eyes in death as peacefully as in going to sleep. The family have the sympathy of all in this, their time of sad affliction. The funeral services were held at the Harper school house yesterday, Wednesday, and a large concourse of sympathizing friends followed the remains to their last resting in the Willoughby cemetery.

-- The Alliance Sun, Cuba, Kansas, October 1, 1891 
Family links: 
  Milton Smith (1846 - 1898)
  Sarah Elizabeth Baker Smith (1848 - 1927)
  Addie Albertha Smith Harper (1867 - 1945)*
  Henry Smith (1873 - 1891)
  William Adrian Smith (1882 - 1966)*
  Nora Lee Smith LaMasters (1887 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Willoughby Cemetery
Republic County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: J. Pacholke
Originally Created by: Genevieve
Record added: Aug 16, 2012
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Henry Smith
Added by: J. Pacholke
Henry Smith
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Henry Smith
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Distant Relative
- J. Pacholke
 Added: Feb. 12, 2013
"Only the good die young." Rest in peace, young Henry.
- Genevieve
 Added: Sep. 23, 2012

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