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 Nellie French

Nellie French

Kansas, USA
Death 5 Oct 1915 (aged 24)
Van Buren, Crawford County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section 22 - Lot 33 - Space 7
Memorial ID 100023049 · View Source
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Emporia Gazette, Wednesday, October 6, 1915; p.1, c.5

Died in Arkansas.

Miss Nellie French, 23 years old, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George French, died yesterday at the family home in Van Buren, Ark. The Frenches formerly lived in Emporia, and only last week Miss Nellie was here visiting Mrs. J.O. Ervin, of 315 Cottonwood Street, who today received the news of her death. The body will be brought to Emporia tomorrow for interment.

Emporia Gazette, Thursday, October 7, 1915; p.1, c.6

The French Funeral.

The body of Miss Nellie French, who died Tuesday at Van Buren, Ark., was brought to Emporia this morning on the Howard Branch train, and taken to Maplewood Cemetery, where interment was made. Short services were conducted at the grave by the Rev. L.M. Potts, of the Methodist Church. The pall-bearers were Fred Baird, Bob Lewis, C.P. Theis, H. Workman, Thomas Holmes and Oliver Atherton.

The Emporia Gazette, 09 Oct 1915, Saturday


I wish to thank the friends who were so kind to me in the death of my daughter, Nellie French.

George French.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100023049
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie French (5 Aug 1891–5 Oct 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100023049, citing Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Becky Doan (contributor 46821009) .