WILLIAM J. OLDS
Submitted by Amanda Wells
The Butler Record, Friday, August 30, 1895
William J. Olds, was born Dec. 27, 1847, and died
suddenly at his home in DeKalb county, Indiana, August 25, 1895, at the age
of 47 years, 7 months 28 days.
He was married to Sarah Teutsch, to this union was
born 7 children. He leaves a wife, two daughters, four sons, mother
and two sisters to mourn his death.
The funeral services were held at Pleasant Chapel
conducted by Rev. C.E. Disbro. His body was followed to its last resting
place by a large concourse of neighbors and friends. Interment in the
(later in paper)
Wm. Olds was found dead in bed last Sunday morning.
He had worked as usual the day before."