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Birth: Aug. 29, 1842
Harrison County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1918
Adams County
Indiana, USA

Decatur Public Library (Adams Co, IN) online obit index

Title: Burkhead, Samuel O.

Publication: Decatur Daily Democrat; Date: 18 FEB 1918

Abstract: Age 75; Born: August 29,1842; Died: Sunday, February 17,1918; Married: Malinda Russell; Parents: Mahalcel & Sara Jane Burkhead

Subjects: Obituaries -- B -- 1910-1919

Bio Information Provided by:

Margie Roop Pearce


Evening Banner
Wells County, Indiana
Tuesday, Feb 19, 1918
DECATUR PIONEER FUNERAL TOMORROW
After a long illness from kidney trouble Samuel O. Burkhead, well known Decatur resident, passed away at his home, corner of Studebaker and Line streets, yesterday. Mr. Burkhead was born in Ohio, but in young manhood came with his father's family to Adams county which settled in Washington township about five miles southwest of Decatur. The deceased resided in that vicinity for many years.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 o'clock from the Methodist church, with the Rev. Fred F. Thornburg in charge. Mr. Burkhead was a member of Sam Henry Post Grand Army of the Republic of Decatur, and his comrades will participate in giving him a military funeral. - Decatur Journal

Bio info provided by Karin King 
 
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 Spouse:
  Malinda Russell Burkhead (1843 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Decatur Cemetery
Decatur
Adams County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 11, 2008
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