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Elias Warfield

  • Birth 26 Oct 1832 Ohio, USA
  • Death 9 Feb 1926 Fulton County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot 475 Maple
  • Memorial ID 86116679

Elias Warfield is Dead, Aged 93
Former Ohio Man Passes Away at Son's Home;
Rites Thursday

Elias Warfield died at the home of his son, Stewart Warfield, 345 South Second avenue, yesterday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock following an illness of four weeks which began with a stoke of paralysis. He suffered a second stroke some time later and gradually sank into a state of coma, from which he never rallied.
Mr. Warfield had passed his 93rd birthday.
Elias Warfield was born October 26, 1832 in Ohio. He was married to Elizabeth Campbell, deceased, and to this union five children were born. They are Stewart and C.H. of canton; O.P. Warfield of Galesburg; C.A. Warfield of Pekin; and Mrs. W.B. Fredericks of Chicago.
Mr. Warfield lived with a daughter in Pekin until last September, having made that place his home for 15 or 20 years. Before that time and since coming from Ohio he had lived in and around Canton. Before he retired he farmed.
The funeral services will be held at the Fisher Funeral home on Thursday at 2:30 o'clock, the Rev. William Kilburne officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood cemetery.
Friends are asked to omit flowers.

Canton Daily Ledger
Wednesday, February 10, 1926
Front Page

Transcribed by Linda Deakin Haynes

Family Members

Gravesite Details Sept. 28, 2017 Edd Marks reports he searched the section of Maple but did not find a tombstone.





  • Created by: Linda Haynes
  • Added: 2 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86116679
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elias Warfield (26 Oct 1832–9 Feb 1926), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86116679, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Linda Haynes (contributor 47639314) .