Jan. 5, 1912 Prunedale Monterey County California, USA
Rufus H. Small was born to Eben and Eunice (Harriman) Small. He married Temperence Farnham on 3 June 1854 in Dedham, Hancock, Maine, United States. They moved to California where four children were born to them: Frederick M., Elmer Wallace, and Lena E. Small, and an unknown child who died before the 1900 Census.
Date: January 10, 1912 Location: California Paper: San Jose Mercury News Article type: News Article
HOLISTER Funeral of Rufus H. Small Special to the Mercury
HOLISTER Jan. 9 – The funeral of Rufus H. Small who died Friday [5 January 1912] night at his home near Prunedale was held Monday afternoon at the undertaking parlors of Nash & Reiner. Mr. Small was a native of Maine, 79 years of age. For years he had lived at Bitterwater in this county, but the last 12 years with his wife, Mrs. Temperance Small he has made his hoom at Prunedale, Monterey County. The body was buried in the Odd Fellows Cemetery in this city.
Rufus H. Small (News Article) Date: 1912-01-10; Paper: San Jose Mercury News