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Nellie Fitzgerald Barnett

Indiana, USA
Death 17 Feb 1906 (aged 33)
Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Burial Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section 1, Row 10
Memorial ID 44082764 · View Source
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Published in The Rochester Sentinel
Monday, February 19, 1906

Mr. & Mrs. Ed FITZGERALD, of New Albany, and Mr. & Mrs. Will FITZGERALD, of Indianapolis, are here on account of the death of Mrs. [Phillip] Nellie [FITZGERALD] BARNETT.
Mrs. Nellie Barnett, who was taken ill early last September, with erysipelas, and who has been confined to her room since that time, died Saturday evening of brights disease.
Mrs. Barnett was born in the same house in which she died, on June 9, 1872, the daughter of Christopher and Helen FITZGERALD. She attended the schools in this city, and in 1892 was united in marriage with Phillip BARNETT. To them were born two children, Victor [BARNETT], now 13 years of age, and Helen [BARNETT], 11 years old. Her father died a number of years ago, and she leaves a mother, two brothers -- Edward [FITZGERALD], of New Albany, and Will [FITZGERALD], of Indianapolis, and one sister, Mrs. Carrie [FITZGERALD] CONN, of Forsythe, Montana.
Mrs. Barnett spent practically all of her life in Rochester, and had a large circle of friends here. When still a girl she united with the Presbyterian church and has remained an earnest worker, and led a good christian life. At the time of her death she was a member of the Rebekah order and Rochester L.O.T.M. lodge.
The funeral will be held at the Presbyterian church Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, the Rev. G. A. HILL officiating. The body may be viewed at the residence Tuesday from 9 until 1:30 o'clock.
Published in The Rochester Sentinel
Tuesday, February 20, 1906

Miss Eva FITZGERALD, of Kokomo, and Mrs. E. KIRKLAND and Mrs. Carrie CONANT, of Logansport, were here today to attend the funeral of Mrs. Nellie BARNETT.
Published in The Rochester Sentinel
Thursday, February 22, 1906

Ed FITZGERALD returned to his home at New Albany today after being here to attend the funeral of his sister, Mrs. Nellie BARNETT.

Fulton County Indiana Obituaries - 1905-1907
by Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh

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  • Created by: April Gross
  • Added: 8 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44082764
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie Fitzgerald Barnett (9 Jun 1872–17 Feb 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44082764, citing Rochester IOOF Cemetery, Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by April Gross (contributor 47041501) .