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William H. Halliday
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1837
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1909
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

("The Journal-Herald" newspaper dated July 8, 1909 on page 5)

The community was shocked Saturday morning to learn that Wm. Halladay had passed away during the night. Although Mr. Halladay has been sick for many years, for the past few days he had been feeling much better, was down town Friday and worked out in the yard but about 10 o'clock, he took suddenly worse and passed away about midnight.

Mr. Halladay was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, February 12th, 1837, and was the son of Sterling and Polly Halladay. On September 22, 1857, he was married to Sarah Shepardson, to this union was born five children, only two of whom are now living, Sterling Halladay of Miller, Nebraska; and Mrs. Anna Dunn of near Hancock. His wife died in 1875. On May 10, 1877, he was married to Miss Zeanna Barnes and moved to Iowa, near Oakland, in 1880, moved to Hancock, in 1901, resided here until his death July 3, 1909. He was 72 years and five months old at the time of his death.

Mr. Halladay was a Private in Company F, 9th Indiana Regiment Infantry Volunteers. The funeral was held at the M. E. church Sunday at 11 o'clock, conducted by Rev. Shenton. The G.A.R.'s from Oakland attended in a body, and interment in Avoca cemetery.

Also in newspaper:

Mrs. Garwick from Michigan, a sister of Wm. Halladay arrived Sunday to attend the funeral of Wm. Halladay.

Mr. and Mrs. Marlon Brock, Mr. and Mrs. Al Potter, Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Halladay, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bates of Oakland were here Sunday attending the funeral of Wm. Halladay. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Zeannah E. Barnes Holliday (1856 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Sterling Lucy Holliday (1863 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Wm. H. HALLIDAY
Co. F, 9 Ind. Inf.
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Avoca
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 1 Row 11
 
Created by: Barbara Butcher
Record added: Jan 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83769353
William H. Halliday
Added by: Barbara Butcher
 
William H. Halliday
Added by: Barbara Butcher
 
William H. Halliday
Added by: Barbara Butcher
 
 
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