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Milo Chalfant
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1875
Ringgold County
Iowa, USA
Death: 1948
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Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA

MILO CHALFANT, 73, DIED AT HIS HOME IN STORY AT 11 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING. A RESIDENT OF THE STATE SINCE 1894, CHALFANT HAD BEEN IN ILL HEALTH FOR A LONG TIME.
HE WAS BORN MARCH 25, 1875, IN RINGOLD COUNTY, IOWA, MOVING TO WYOMING IN 1894 AND TO STORY IN 1904. PREVIOUSLY TO COMING WEST, HE HAD RANCHED IN THE VICINITY OF MARSHALAND, NEB. AFTER HIS ARRIVAL IN THE STATE, HE WORKED FOR THE LATE GOVENOR BROOKS FOR A TIME AND LATER, WAS THE FIRST RALEIGH SALESMAN IN THIS TERRITORY, TRAVELING BY TEAM AND WAGON. AT ONE TIME, HE ALSO RANCHED IN THE LAKE DeSMET AREA.
HE WAS MARRIED APRIL 17, 1902, IN HYATTVILLE, WYO.
IN ADDITION TO THE WIDOW OF STORY, HE IS SURVIVED BY SEVEN SONS, EARL W. OF CASPER; LANLEY OF COLORADO, LINTON AND VINCENT OF SHERIDAN; WADE OF STORY, JOHN OF DAYTON, AND LEON OF BOZEMAN; TWO DAUGHTERS, JOSEPHINE FELIX OF GILLETTE, AND MRS. THELMA SMITH OF STORY; TWO BROTHERS, JOHN S. OF GREY BULL AND ROBERT OF LA JUNTA, COLO.; FOUR SISTERS, MRS. MYRTLE GREGG, GRAND JUNCTION, COLO.; MRS. FRED FRARY OF GREYBULL; MRS. JOSEPHINE FLINT, WALLA WALLA, WASH., AND MRS. SADIE HAINES OF NEVADA, AND NINE GRANDCHILDREN.
A SON, REX DIED IN NOVEMBER 1943.
CHAMPION'S ARE IN CHARGE OF FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Arley Madge Carpenter Chalfant (1885 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Rex Carpenter Chalfant (1910 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Quiet Rest Cemetery
Kearny
Johnson County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: Karylyn Petrie
Record added: Nov 05, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12256713
Milo Chalfant
Added by: James Miller
 
 
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 Added: Mar. 5, 2006
 
 
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