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William Ketchem
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Birth: May 17, 1854
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1915
Johnson Township
Christian County
Illinois, USA

William's father spelled the surname K-E-T-C-H-A-M
William signed his name K-E-T-C-H-E-M
His son Roy signed his name K-E-T-C-H-U-M


William Ketchum.


Taylorville, Ill., June 30. -

William Ketchum, a tenant on the Roy Johnston farm in Johnson township, died at 7 o'clock Wednesday morning from kidney trouble after an illness of three weeks.

The deceased was born in Sangamon county, May 17, 1864, but passed most of his life in Christian county.

He was the son of John and Rozella Ketchum, deceased.
Six years ago the deceased was married to Mary Hently, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Hently, of Clarksdale.

Surviving besides the widow is
one son, Roy Ketchum, aged 5 years.

The deceased had spent his entire life in agricultural pursuits.

The funeral services will be held Thursday morning at 10 o'clock in the Anderson cemetery, the Rev. G.J. Holland, officiating.

Daily Illinois State Register; Springfield, Illinois.
July 1, 1915; Page Three.
dm wms (#47395868)
Family links: 
  John H Ketcham (1825 - 1902)
  Rosella A Avery Ketcham (1842 - 1889)
  Alice J Wyatt (1881 - 1928)
  Mary Ellen Hantle Miller (1871 - 1946)
  Bessie C Ketchem (1892 - 1892)*
  Roy Eugene Ketchum (1910 - 1969)*
  Stillborn son Ketchem (1912 - 1912)*
  Charles Henry Ketchum (1847 - 1916)*
  Holbert R Ketchum (1852 - 1934)*
  William Ketchem (1854 - 1915)
  Wesley Ketchum (1864 - 1937)*
  Mary Ellen Ketchem Facer (1876 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
Anderson Cemetery
Christian County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: D2 Walsh
Originally Created by: dm wms
Record added: Jan 28, 2013
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