REGISTERED DEATHS in Decatur County  

Book B Page 9

Name of Deceased

Age

Sex

Color

Marital Status

Cause of Death

Occupation

Nativity

Place of Death

Duration of Disease

Complication

Date of Death

Father's Name

Birthplace

Mother's Maiden Name

Birthplace

Return Made By

P.O. Address

Date of Return

Mon

Day

Year

Mon

Day

Year

Bessie Bayne

16

F

W

 Single

 Peritonitis

 Student

Kansas

 Oberlin, KS

       2 days

"Grippe" for

    1 wk

Feb

24(?)

1905

 Geo. Bayne

 

 

 

S. Miner MD

Oberlin

Mar

4

1905

E. P. Gilpin

 

M

 W

 Married

 Apoplexy

 Physician

 

Oberlin, KS

 

 Bright's disease

Mar

6

1905

   Gilpin

 

 

 

Tilden & Lathrop

Oberlin

Apr

27

1905

Henry Bairer(?)

39

M

 W

 Married

 Peritonitis

 Blacksmith

German

Dresden, KS

       10 days

 Tramatic

Apr

19

1905

 

 

 

 

C. C. Frank MD

Dresden

May

27

1905

Earnest Reyner

11

M

 W

 Single

 Diabetes

 Home

Kansas

Oberlin, KS

        2 mons.

 Heart failure - 24 hrs

May

4

1905

 C. F. Reyner

 

 

 

L. C. Tilden MD

Oberlin

May

28

1905

A. C. Newcomb

50

M

 W

 Married

 Diabetes

 Restaurant

 

Oberlin, KS

  Several yrs

 Heart failure - 24 hrs

Apr

24

1905

 

 

 

 

L. C. Tilden MD

Oberlin

May 

29

1905

M. M. Stover

37

M

 W

 Married

 Paresis(?)

 Farmer

American

Allison, KS

     6 wks

 Asthma - 5 yrs

Mar

26

19905

 

 

 

 

H. O. Hardesty MD

Jennings

Jun

20

1905

Matt Copeland

47

F

 W

 Married

 Unknown

 Housewife

American

Jennings, KS

 

 

Jan

14

1905

           DIED 

WITHOUT

MEDICAL ATTENTION

 

H. O. Hardesty MD

Oberlin

Jun

20

1905

Wm. McCoy

55

M

 W

 Widower

 Consumption

 Farmer

American

Oberlin, KS

       4 yrs

 

Jul 

13

1905

 

 

 

 

A. C. Miner MD

Oberlin

Jul

15

1905

Forest Mizer

24

M

 W

 Single

 Typhoid

 Liveryman

American

Jennings, KS

      3 wks

 Cardiac

Jul

10

1905

 

 

 

 

C. C. Frank MD

Jennings

Sep

1

1905

Schwertzhog(?)

2 mons

M

 W

 

Cholera Infantium

 

American

Danbury, NE

      20 hrs

 

Sep

1

1905

 Earnest Schwertzhog(?)

 

 Edna VanPelt

 

W. A. DeMay MD

Danbury, NE

Sep

1

1905

 Unnamed

1 day

M

 W

 

 Heart trouble

 "Blue Baby"

 

American

Oberlin, KS

       1 day

 

Sep

27

1905

 W. A. Smith

 Oberlin, KS

 Julia McGrew

 Oberlin, KS

Co. Health Ofc.

Oberlin

Sep

30

1905

 Bayes

2 mons

M

 W

 

 Cerebritis

 

American

Oberlin, KS

     2 mons

 Pneumonia & 

Inflamed bowel - 3 days

Oct

28

1905

 Chas. Bayes

 Oberlin, KS

    Patchin

 Oberlin, KS

S. Miner Md

Oberlin

Oct 

30

1905

Edward J. Taylor

70

M

 W

 Married

 Cerebral hemorrhage

Post Master

American

Jennings, KS

       3 wks

 

Nov

1

1905

 J. Taylor

Gainesville, MS/MO

 Eliza Webb

   NY

H. O. Hardesty MD

Jennings

Nov

25

1905

Baby Wright

1

 

 W

 

 

 

American

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

F. A. Douglas

 

 

 

 

Wm. S. Jackson

69

M

 W

 Married

 Unknown

 Drayman

American

 

 

    Abscess - 6 wks

Dec

24

1905

 

 

 

 

L. C. Tilden MD

Oberlin

 

 

 

Baby Bachalor

10 days

M

 W

 

 Pneumonia

 Infant

American

Near Magraw, KS

        6 days

 

Dec

10

1905

 Del Bachalor

 

 Mary Knox

 Eastern KS

R. P. Campbell MD

Lebanon, NE

Dec

28

1905

Mable Rushton

34

F

 W

 Married

 Typhoid fever

 Housewife

American

Cedar Bluffs, KS

     100 days

 

Dec

27

1905

 John Rule

Oronoque(?), KS

  PA

 Mable Rule

 Durango, CO

W. A. DeMay MD

Danbury, NE

Dec

28

1905

Greta(?) Rushton

18

F

 W

 Single

 Typhoid meningitis

 

American

Jennings, KS

     20 days

 Meningitis - 24 hrs

Jan

23

1906

 J. A. Rushton

 

  Dead

 Durango, CO

H. O. Hardesty MD

Jennings

Jan

23

1906

Robert Rushton

6

M

 W

 Single

 Typhoid pneumonia

 

American

Jennings, KS

      2 wks

 Pneumonia - 9 days

Jan

11

1906

 J. A. Rushton

 

  Dead

 

H. O. Hardesty MD

Jennings

Jan

11

1906

Karl Stevens

4 mons

M

 W

 

 Hydrocephalus

 

American

Norcatur, KS

     3 mons

 

Jan 

29

1906

 D. W. Stevens

    IA

 

 

C. S. Kenney 

Norcatur

Apr

13

1906

Rupart N. VanPelt

17

M

 W

 Single

 Cancer

 Farm Hand

American

Sherman, KS

     2 yrs

  Dropsy - 8 Mons

Apr

5

1906

 N. M VanPelt

 Shelby Co. IL

 Isabelle Shinkle

 Danbury, NE

M. A. DeMay MD

Danbury, NE

Apr

7

1906

Edgar Ellis

25

 M

 W

 Married

 Accident

 Farmer

American

Near Norcatur, KS

     

 

May

16

1906

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Jun

14

1906

Mrs. J. Carter

54

F

 W

 Married

 Heart failure

 Housewife

American

Norcatur, KS

    For yrs

 

May

14

1906

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Jun

14

1906

Patrick Broutin

30

M

 W

 Single

 Suicide by carbolic

 acid

 Painter

American

Norcatur, KS

      30 mins

 

Jun

11

1906

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Jun

14

1906

Della Pennybaker

27

F

 W

 Single

 Heart disease

 Housewife

American

Dentonville, KS

       10 yrs

 General anars(?) - 4 yrs

Aug

16

1906

 Jas. Van Pelt

 

 Flora Bartlett

 

M.A. DeMay MD

Danbury, NE

Aug

17

1906

Sherman Macy

19 mons

M

 W

 

 Dysentery

 

American

Beaver, KS

        12 days

 

Aug

10

1906

 Arlen Macy

 Cedar Bluffs, KS

 Hattie

 Cedar Bluffs, KS

 D. P. Simon

Cedar Bluffs

Sep

7

1906

C. H. Reid

34

M

 W

 Married

 Typhoid fever

Farm Implements

American

Norcatur, KS

        3 wks

 Hemorrhage - 2 1/2 days

Aug

24

1906

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Sep

1

19906

Geo. Dun

31

M

 W

 Married

 Typhoid fever

 Carpenter

American

Norcatur, KS

        4 wks

 Hemorrhage - 1 wk

Sep

20

1906

 L. Dun

 Iowa City

    IA

 

 

J. J. Dallal

Norcatur

Sep

21

1906

Levi Simons

76

M

 W

 Married

 Chronic diarrhea

 

American

Cedar Bluffs, KS

        44 yrs

 Cancer of rectum

Oct

6

1906

 Jas. Simons

  dead

 Miss Britin

 dead

D. P. Simons

Cedar Bluffs

Oct

8

1906

James H. Guinn

75

M

 W

 Married

 Pneumonia

 

American

Traer, KS

      6 days

 

Nov

30

1906

 Thornton Guinn

 VA

Deborah Cameron

   TN

D. P. Simons

Cedar Bluffs

Dec

1

1906

Mabel Hamilton

25

F

 W

 Married

 Typhoid fever

Housekeeper

American

Lyle, KS

       3 wks

 Hemorrhage - 3 days

Nov

20

1906

 J. D. Wickhaus

 Lyle, KS

 Louise Sorick

 Lyle, KS

J. J. Dallal 

Norcatur

Nov

24

1906

Geo. Wheelock

43

M

 W

 Married

 Typhoid fever

Merchant

American

Allison, KS

      40 days

 Relapse - 5 days

Nov

30

1906

 

 

 

 

H. O. Hardesty MD

Jennings

Dec

12

1906

Chas. Hulbert

73

M

 W

 Widower

 Paralysis

 Gardener

American

Jennings, KS

       1 wk

 Pneumonia - 3 days

Dec

23

1906

 

 

 

 

J. M. Gaume(?)

Jennings

Dec

29

1906

       1907

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

Benina Bainter

75

F

 W

 Married

 Old age (Bronchitis)

 Farming

American

Jennings, KS

         2 mons

        2 mons

Jan

9

1907

 

 

 

 

J. M. Gaume(?)

Jennings

Jan

31

1907

Eliza Hunter

52

F

 W

 Widow

 Concussion of brain

 Farming

American

Jennings, KS

        6 hrs

 

Jan

14

1907

 A. M. Brook/Brock

 VA

 Sarah Grim(?)

     VA

J. M. Gaume(?)

Jennings

Jan

31

1907

Hughy C. Stramp

10

M

 W

 Child

 Valvular heart lesion

 School boy

American

Allison, KS

        8-9 yrs

 Valvular heart lesion

Jan

16

1907

 Jake E. Straup/Stroup

  NY

 Rosencranse

  MI

J. M. Gaume(?)

Jennings

Jan

31

1907

   Riley

88

M

 W

 

 Old age - Senility

 Pauper

American

Poor Farm, KS

         15 yrs

  Old age - 15 yrs

Feb

27

1907

 

 

 

 

Selden Miner MD

Oberlin

Mar

1

1907

Clyde Thrasher

23

M

 W

 Married

 Peritonitis

 Farmer

American

Norcatur, KS

          10 days

  General peritonitis - 6 days

Feb

19

1907

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Mar

5

1907

Crystal Buhr

3 1/2 mons

F

 W

 

 Pneumonia

 

American

Norcatur, KS

          8 days

 Pneumonia - 6 hrs

Mar

5

1907

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Mar

5

1907

Elicta Vialu Simons

68

F

 W

 Widow

 Acute M(?)

 Housewife

American

Cedar Bluffs, KS

         3 mons

 Heart & stomach - 3 mons

Apr

17

1907

 Moses B. Sh(?)

 New Hampshire

   Dorcas

   NY

D. P. Simons

Cedar Bluffs

May

2

1907

 Book B Page 10

Name of Deceased

Age

Sex

Color

Marital Status

Cause of Death

Occupation

Nativity

Place of Death

Duration of Disease

Complication

Date of Death

Father's Name

Birthplace

Mother's Maiden Name

Birthplace

Return Made By

P.O. Address

Date of Return

Mon

Day

Year

Mon

Day

Year

Wilma Waldridge

3

F

W

 Child

 Broncho-Pneumonia

 

American

Jennings, KS

       10 days

Secondary to measles

and Whooping cough

May

25

1907

 Geo. W. Waldridge

 Boston Co., MO

 Winie Miles

 Greson Co., TX

J. M  Gaumer(?)

Jennings

May

27

1907

Henry Kite

70

M

 W

 Married

 Sudden heart failure

 Farmer

American

Norcatur, KS

        10 hrs

 

Apr 

19

1907

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Jun

12

1907

John H. Bell

90

M

 W

 Widower

 Senile decay

 

American

Clayton, KS

      Several wks

 

Jun 

8

1907

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Jun

12

1907

Delia M Swett

91

F

 W

 Widow

 Old age

 Housewife

American

Oberlin, KS

 

 

May

5

1907

 

 

 

 

S. Miner MD

Oberlin

May

6

1907

   Rector

13 mons

M

 W

 Child

 Bronic ingestion

 

American

Oberlin, KS

 

 

Jul

3

1907

 Chas. Rector

   IA

 Eva Rector

   MN

S. Miner MD

Oberlin

Jul

5

1907

William Maddox

23

M

 W

 Single

 Neurasthma

 Student

American

Oberlin, KS

         3 wks

 

Jul

17

1907

 Charles Maddox

   IL

 A. Mornson(?)

   IL

W. B. Charles MD

Oberlin

Jul

2

1907

Florance(?) Auker

40

F

 W

 Married

 Ancurysm(?) of Heart

 Housewife

American

Decatur Co., KS

         Instant

 

Sep

15

1907

 John Betterton

  OH

 Amelia Barnard

 

R. B. Comphere

Lebanon, NE

Sep

17

1907

   Sumner

20 mons

F

 W

 Child

 Dysentery

 

American

Harlan, KS

       4 days

 

Oct

26

1907

 Enos Sumner

   NE

   Vannice(?)

 

W. A. DeMay MD

Danbury, NE

Oct

26

1907

Ella Euesirt(?)

34

F

 W

 Married

 Typhoid fever

 Housewife

American

Cedar Bluffs, KS

       7 wks

 Miscarriage at 5 mons.

Dec

16

1907

  (Heirs dead)

   IL

 

 

M. A. DeMay MD

Danbury, NE

Dec

17

1907

Frank Meier

 

M

 W

 Married

 Embolism

 Farmer

German

Oberlin, KS

      10 mins

 

Jan

14

1908

 

 Germany

 

 Germany

C. B. Tones(?)

Oberlin

 

 

 

Clara Gierhart

22

F

 W

 Single

 Bright's disease

 Teaching

American

Oberlin, KS

      6 mons

 

Feb

 

1907

 Link Gierhart

    IL

 Ella Knerr

    IA

E. Reeves

 

Jan

 

1908

Catherine 

Laister/Lasiter

56

F

 W

 Widow

 Chronic intestilae(?)

 Nephritis

 Housewife

Scotch

Dresden, KS

 Long & protracted

  Heart

Mar

14

1908

 Duncan McIntyre

 Scotland

 Catherine McDougal

 Scotland

E. L. Davis

Dresden

Apr

8

1908

John White

82

M

 W

 Widower

 

Retired Farmer

American

Dresden, KS

        2 wks

 Heart failure

Mar

21

1908

 

 

 

 

E. L. Davis

Dresden

Apr

8

1908

Hazel Bishop

13

F

 W

 Single

 Meningitis

 

American

Allison, KS

       7 days

 

Apr

23

1908

 A. H. Bishop

   KS

 Susie Underwood

   KS

H. O. Hardesty MD

Jennings

May

6

1908

Susan Campbell

80/88

F

 W

 Married

 Pneumonia

 Housewife

American

Norcatur, KS

       4 wks

 

Apr

28

1908

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Jul

7

1908

Christain Graves

71

M

 W

 Married

 Fibroid Pthesis

 Minister

German

Oberlin, KS

       7 yrs

 

May

2

1908

 John Graves

 

 Katy Graves

 

C. B. Toms(?)

Oberlin

May

27

1908

Fay Marie Traxler

2 1/2

F

 W

 Child

 Meningitis

 

American

Oberlin, KS

       6 days

 

Jun

25

1908

 Pearl Traxler

   IA

 Alta Hart

    MO

C. B. Toms(?)

Oberlin

Jun 

27

1908

Martha Andrews

85

F

 W

 Widow

 Senile gangrene

 

American

Norcatur, KS

        3-4 wks

 

Sep

13

1908

 

 

 

 

C. S. Kenney

Norcatur

Sep

17

1908

Wm. Vickers

61

M

 W

 

 Cerebral hemorrhage

 

 

Clayton, KS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S. C. Stand(?)

Clayton

Oct

6

1908

Vaclav (Wenzel) Prachejl

64

M

 W

 Married

 Pneumonia

 Farmer

 Bohemia

Clayton, KS

 

 

Dec

8

1908

 

 

 

 

S. C. Stand(?)

Clayton

Dec

 

1908

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