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 Thomas Jefferson Vennum

Thomas Jefferson Vennum

Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Jul 1909 (aged 77)
Medicine Lodge, Barber County, Kansas, USA
Burial Medicine Lodge, Barber County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 11123104 · View Source
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Son of Urias and Anna Cook Vennum. Grandson of Col. Thomas James Vennum.

He married Lurinda Jane Smith December 02,1855 in Fayette Co. IA.

Their Children are:
Florance Isabel 1857-1937
Henry c1859-
Elmer E. c1862-1902
Mary Lurancy 1864-1952
Laura c1866-c1866
Schuyler c1859-
Frank c1874-


The Barber County Index
Medicine Lodge, KS
July 28, 1909
Page 1, Column 5

Thomas J. Vennum Dead

Thomas J. Vennum died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Wm. Axtell, three miles north of this city, Monday morning at 6:25 o'clock. He was sick with chronic trouble several years and his death was not unexpected.

Funeral services were held at the residence Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock, conducted by Rev. F. W. Imboden.

Thomas J. Vennum was born in Washington county, Pa., May 7, 1832; died at Medicine Lodge, Kansas, July 26, 1909, aged 77 years, 2 months, 18 days.

For the past ten years he has lived most of the time in or near this city. Mrs. Vennum died several years ago. He is survived by three sons and two daughters--Henry, Schuyler and Frank Vennum, Mrs. Wm. Axtell and Mrs. Rancy Binning. Mrs. Axtell is the only one residing here.

The sons and daughters have the sympathy of the community in their sorrow.

He is my Great,Great Grandfather.

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  • Created by: Don and Betty Nees
  • Added: 7 Jun 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11123104
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Jefferson Vennum (7 May 1832–26 Jul 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11123104, citing Highland Cemetery, Medicine Lodge, Barber County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Don and Betty Nees (contributor 46791682) .