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 Emily Smith Philley

Emily Smith Philley

Porter County, Indiana, USA
Death May 1894 (aged 19–20)
Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Burial Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 110175306 · View Source
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daughter of William Philley

1880 Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN
Wm H. Philley 30yrs b. IN, brakeman
Flora 27yrs b. IN
Emily 6yrs b. IN
Haas 3yrs b. IN
William 2yrs b. iN

Emily Philley

Mrs. Emily Philley, one of the most proficient teachers in the city schools, died on Thursday afternoon of pneumonia, aged 19 years. Miss Philley was a graduate of the High School class of 91, having received the honors of the class, also the two scholarships. The funeral was held on Sunday afternoon at the Baptist church. Rev. Dr. Heagle officiating.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: May 4, 1894
Volume Number: 11
Issue Number: 4
Page: 5
Column(s): 2


Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
Chesterton Tribune
The Tribune
Westchester Tribune

Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook

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  • Created by: Alana Knochel Bauman
  • Added: 7 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110175306
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emily Smith Philley (1874–May 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110175306, citing Maplewood Cemetery, Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Alana Knochel Bauman (contributor 47076457) .