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Henry Ransom Armstrong
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1832
Shoreham
Addison County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1913
Chatfield
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA

Henry Ransom Armstrong, one of our most highly respected citizens, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Chermak, on Sunday, July 6th, 1913. The funeral was held from the M.E. church on Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock, Rev. E.C. Teachout conducting the services. The interment was made in the family lot in the Saratoga Cemetery.

Mr. Armstrong was born near Shoreham, Vermont, August 18th, 1832. He went to California in 1853 where he remained eight years and then returned to Vermont. In 1862 he came, with his parents, to Minnesota and has lived in Chatfield and its vicinity since then. He was married to Harriet A Coffin September 26th, 1863. To them six children were born, three of whom died in early youth, and Mrs. Ruth Coe Meeker died last year. Mrs. Carrie Chermake and Miss Eleanor Armstrong, both of this city, survive. The deceased also leaves two sisters: Mrs. Harriet Titus, of Beloit, Wisconsin , and Mrs. S.B. Maynard, of Chatfield.

Mr. Armstrong was a member of the A.F. & A.M., and was a devoted member of the M.E. church, a loyal citizen and a good neighbor. The family have the sincere sympathy of the community in their bereavement.

(Printed July 10, 1913 in the Chatfield News-Democrat) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Spencer S Armstrong (1806 - 1887)
  Clarinda Stephens Armstrong (1806 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet Coffin Armstrong (1840 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  Ruth Coe Armstrong Meeker (1864 - 1912)*
  Carrie Almeda Armstrong Chermak (1866 - 1935)*
  Eleanor A Armstrong Chermak (1874 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Orville Spencer Armstrong (1829 - 1889)*
  Laura Clarinda Armstrong Souther (1830 - 1908)*
  Henry Ransom Armstrong (1832 - 1913)
  Ella Phelps Armstrong Thompson (1839 - 1897)*
  Harriet Haven Armstrong Titus (1845 - 1914)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Armstrong Cravath-Maynard (1847 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saratoga Cemetery
Saint Charles
Winona County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Tyler Simpson
Originally Created by: Scott Braddy
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
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Henry Ransom Armstrong
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Henry Ransom Armstrong
Added by: Vicki of MN
 
Henry Ransom Armstrong
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- Scott Braddy
 Added: Aug. 16, 2012
 
 
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