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Steele Funeral Home Records 1916-1920

Submitted and transcribed by Kathy Laflen

 

Bp = birthplace

 

Name

DOB

Date

Age

birthplace

s,m,d

city

father

Maiden name of mother

Other

Heady, Emily

2/15/1828

1/5/1920

83y 11m

Kentucky

widowed

Steele City

SF snyder

Hazel Coleman

 ---

Wells, Marjory Earline

9/18/1919

12/31/1919

3 mo. 13 d

Belleville KS

s

Fairbury

Earl Wells

 ---

 ---

McCord, Ralph infant of

10/10/1919

12/9/1919

2 mos

 ---

s

Wash Co KS

Ralph McCord

Albrna Timm

 ---

Grandy, Dennis

10/8/1849

12/5/1919

70y 1 mo 27 d

Iowa

widower

Endicott

 ---

 ---

charge to James Grandy

Craig, Lewis

9/15/1844

12/3/1919

75y 2 m 18 d

Indiana

single

Fairbury

unknown

unknown

 ---

Conroy, Mark Jas

5/4/1888

12/2/1919

31 y 6 m 28 d

Nebr

m

 ---

Patrick Conroy bp=England

Mary Anderson bp=Illinois

 ---

Quick, William O

10/16/1849

11/21/1919

70y 1m 5d

Elgin Illinois

m

Powell NE

S Quick bp+New York State

Mary Russell bp=NY state

Cause of death = appoplexy

Miller, J. A.

12/1/1851

10/29/1919

67y 10m 28d

Ohio

widower

Los Angeles CA

Joseph Miller bp=Iowa

Elizabeth Miller bp=PA

 ---

Pendarvis, Mary E.

3/12/1842

10/26/1919

77y 7m 14d

 ---

m

Daykin NE

 ---

 ---

 ---

Beedle, S,H. infant of

10/26/1919

10/26/1919

male child-stillborn

Endicott NE

child

Endicott

SH Beedle bp=Indiana

Hulda McDonald bp=Indiana

 ---

Gerrish, George

 ---

10/24/1919

 ---

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

 ---

 ---

Clapp, H.L.

 ---

10/21/1919

32y died of Typhoid

Chicotoh, OK

m

Hollenberg, KS

 ---

 ---

 ---

Law, Bessie Maude

6/4/1878

10/8/1919

41y 4m 4d

Platsmouth, NE

m

Fairbury

John Clemmons bp=Ohio

Vina Huddleston bp=Ohio

 ---

Mortz, Augusta A

8/2/1837

9/25/1919

82y 1m 23d

Germany

widowed

Steele City

Ruslin bp=Germany

unknown

acute gastritis

Jackson, Edith

3/5/1881

9/16/1919

38y 6m 11d

Phillis Co NE

widowed

Fairbury

Jas Jackson bp=Ill

Nancy Downs bp=Indiana

cancer of stomach

Palmer, Rosie N

7/22/1882

9/15/1919

37y 1m23d

Virginia

m

Fairbury

Jas P Harris bp=Virginia

Bettie Moms bp=Virginia

stpp of the bowels

Swett, John Edward

4/10/1850

8/23/1919

69y 4m 13d

Coatsburg, Ill

m

Endicott

James Sweett bp=Vermont

unknown

 ---

Mobley, L. H.

 ---

8/19/1919

56y abcess

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

 ---

 ---

Apliling, William H

10/20/1895

9/17/1919

23y 9m 27 d

Filmore Co NE

m

Daykin

Fridind Apliling bp=Germany

Willamena Nolting bp=Germany

Lineman

Duke, Martha

5/19/1842

7/26/1919

74y 2m 7d

Virginia

widow

Fairbury

William Parrish bp=Virginia

Kent

 ---

Lillie, Margaret

 ---

7/24/1919

55y  paralytic stroke

unknown

m

Fairbury

S Canton

 ---

 ---

Harris, Martha J.

2/18/1854

7/24/1919

65y 5m 6d

Indiana

single

Steele City

Abner Kirthing bp=Indiana

Elizabeth Thomas bp = indiana

ME Church, july 25th

Cole, Sarah Ross

5/5/1853

7/12/1919

66y  2m 7d

Brown Co Ohio

married

Fairbury

John Ross, bp Ohio

Eleanor Evans bp=Ohio

 

Moles, Anson K

5/10/1874

7/8/1919

45y 1m 28d

Iowa

single

Fairbury

John Moles bp= PA

Eliza Shinx bp=VA

Farmer

Cox, Martha Jane

 ---

7/4/1919

76y

 

widowed

St. Louis, MO

 ---

 ---

Christian Church

Sharmost, Vera Stella

3/18/1898

7/5/1919

21y 3m 19d

Thayer Co NE

single

Boulder, CO

Jos Sharmost bp= NE

Etta Douglas, bp Douglas Co NE

music teacher

McGrody, Earl E

7/18/1912

7/4/1919

6y 11m 16d

Wiching Water NE

single

Powells, Jeff CO, NE

Owen McGrody bp=weeping water

Cordelia Helvy, bp=Helvy NE

 ---

Sharmoist, Elta

10/30/1876

6/28/1919

42y 7m 28d

Douglas Co NE

married

Boulder, CO

Robt Douglas bp=Scotland

Jane Horny bp=PA

 ---

Pixley (female)

 ---

6/22/1919

 

 ---

widowed

Hollenberg, KS

 ---

 ---

ME Church/housewife

Taylor, Jane Evelyn

8/18/1836

5/30/1919

82y 9m 12d

Indiana

single

Steele City

Richard Taylor bp=S Carolina

Jane McKinny bp=S Carolina

formerly a seamstress

Hase, Harvey

11/18

---

1y 8m

Fairbury

single

Fairbury

Harve Hase bp=Clyde KS

Jesse Beatty bp=KS

 ---

Grimmert, William F

12/7/1865

5/22/1919

53y 5m 15d

Indiana

married

Fairbury

Fred Grimmert bp=Germany

unknown

nursery man

Jones, Gladys M

11/19/1917

5/19/1919

1y 6m

Topeka, KS

s

Fairbury

FJ Jones bp=NE

Mary Cole bp=KS

 ---

Tolleth, Geo Neal

9/11/1847

4/18/1919

71y 7m 7d

New York State

widower

Fairbury

Jas Tolleth bp=Scotland

unknown

Baptist Church - retired stock dealer

Stemple, Mary L.

1/27/1875

4/16/1919

44y 2m 19d

Michigan

widow

Fairbury

Arthur O'Keif bp=Ireland

Maria Sanford bp= New York State

housewife

Reynolds, Chas W

3/16/1850

3/26/1919

69y 10d

Wisconsin

married

Endicott NE

Robt Reynolds bp=England

Francis Anderson bp=PA

 ---

Brown, Wm H

 ---

3/21/1919

 

PA

married

Fairbury

Ezra Brown bp=PA

Susan Fedual bp=PA

Teamster

Hamley, Edwin

10/29/1850

3/16/1919

68y 4m 18d

England

 

Winfield KS

 ---

 

retired

Mowry, Geo W

6/3/1859

3/4/1919

59y 9m 1d

Ohio

married

Hollenberg KS

Geo Mowry bp=on the ocean

Mary Newcomb bp=Ohio

farmer

Coons, Alayo

 ---

2/7/1919

76y 2m 19d

Ohio

widower

Endicott, NE

 ---

 ---

farmer

Martin, Virgil

8/16/1887

2/9/1919

31y 5m 24d

Kansas

married

Hollenberg, KS

Frank Martin bp=Illinois

Cora M Welch bp= Mo

RR conductor

Moore, James E

 ---

2/8/1919

22y

Iowa

single

Fairbury

Geo W moore  bp=PA

Mary Hissong bp= Iowa

railroader - Killed train

Houch, Mary J

1/29/1851

1/27/1919

68

Kentucky

married

Tobias

Archie Cawflice bp = Kentucky                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Miss Witt bp=Kentucky

housewife

Keating, Arthur

8/21/1893

1/22/1919

25y 5m 1d

New York

married

North Platte

 ---

 ---

farmer

Fielder, Mark

10/11/1843

1/21/1919

75y 3m 10d

Illinois

married

Hollenberg

Chas Fielder bp=unknown

McKay bp=unknown

retired farmer

Torrey, Earnest

11/6/1886

1/13/1919

32y 2m 7d

NE

single

Beatrice

Albert Torrey bp=Illinois

Eunice Williams bp=Illinois

soldier

Williams, Maria

12/14/1858

12/22/1918

60y 8d

Iowa

married

Fairbury

 ---

 ---

housewife - heart failure

Birdwell, Ada

5/28/1882

12/19/1918

36y 6m 21d

Kentucky

married

Fairbury

Max Stenis bp = Kentucky

Gallant bp=Kentucky

housewife

Townsend, Gail

1/2/1917

12/19/1918

1y 11m 17d

Fairbury

Single

Fairbury

SP Townsend bp=Hollenberg, KS

---

---

Stilwell, Chas E

1/16/1881

12/9/1918

37y 5m

Kansas

married

Fairbury

JB Stillwell bp=New Jersey

Olive Taylor bp=Illinois

service in Belleville KS - railroader

Troxie, Henry

 ---

12/7/1918

19 y

Kansas

single

Kansas City, MO

 ---

 ---

school boy

Carter, Leona G

 ---

 ---

 ---

 ---

married

Seibert, CO

 ---

 ---

Roy Carter pd for funeral, 12/9/1918

Blachart, Fay (male)

1/11/1888

12/5/1918

30y 10m 24d

Fairbury, KS

married

Jefferson City, MO

 ---

 ---

bookkeeper died of influenza

Klein, Elmer

 ---

11/15/1918

28y

 ---

single

Des Moines, IA

 ---

 ---

soldier died of broncho pneumonia

Armstrong, Elmer

4/12/1867

11/15/1918

51y 7m 3d

Illinois

single

Fairbury, NE

W.M. ARmstrong bp=Illinois

Henrietta Scott bp=Kentucky

farmer died of debilitis

Clock, Harry H

1/28/1884

11/3/1918

34y 9m 5d

Kansas

married

Fairbury, NE

Chas Clock bp=NY state

Rose Healer bp=Iowa

breakman died of influenza

Powell, Daniel Webster

---

10/31/1918

27y 3m 25d

---

---

Powell, NE

---

---

Railroad brakeman

Stauss, Carl

---

10/29/1918

32y

---

Single

Missoula, Montana

---

---

Railroader died of pneumonia

Russell, Ada

12/17

10/26/1918

11m

Fairbury NE

single

Fairbury

John Russell bp=Indiana

Mary Aubert bp=NE

 

Vienop, Edwin

 ---

10/23/1918

31y

 ---

---

Daykin NE

 ---

 ---

shipped from Dodge 10/26/1918

Derrick, Lloyd

---

10/22/1918 (date of service)

---

---

---

Hollenberg

---

---

JT Lewis paid for funeral-Hollenberg

Stewart, Orville

9/19/1917

10/22/1918

11y 1m 3d

Jefferson Co

single

 ---

Guy Stewart bp-Jefferson CO

Edith Shaw bp=Jefferson CO

must have error in birthdate - should be 1907 - listed as schoolboy

Hansen, Mary E

 ---

10/8/1918

61y 3m 17d

Canada

married

Fairbury NE

Alfred Kelly bp=PA

Margt McDonald bp=Nova Scotia

housewife

Bonawitz, Gladys Viola

9/24/1912

10/17/1918

6y 23d

Endicott NE

single

Endicott

W.F. Bonawitz bp=Illinois

Eva V Lott bp= Illinois

 ---

Phelps, Albert E

2/2/1912

10/11/1918

6y 7m 29d

Steele City NE

single

Jefferson CO

King Edward Phelps bp=Illinois

Ellen Jones bp=Kansas

schoolboy

Melvin, John Vernon

9/21/1917

10/9/1918

1y 18d

Fairbury

single

Fairbury

Robt D Melvin = bpKansas

Edith Crutchlow bp=Indiana

died of hooping cough

Davis, John H

6/23/1909

10/6/1918

9y 3m 13d

Fairbury

single

Fairbury

John H Davis bp=Gage co NE

Pearl Miller sp=Sutton NE

died of influenza

Montgomery, Flossie

11/8/1888

10/7/1918

29y 10m 29d

NE

married

Fairbury

Geo W Ives bp= NY state

Celia Scorce bp=NY

housewife

Ritchey, BH infant of

10/1/1918

10/1/1918

1d

Jefferson Co

single

Jefferson Co

Bert Ritchey bp= NE

Trixie A Cusie bp=NE

 ---

Byron, Nanno

6/14/1912

9/19/1918

6y 3m 5d

Dorning NE

single

Fairbury

J.J. Byron bp=wyoming

Mary Nutter bp=Jefferson co

 ---

Hill, L.J.

1/13/1839

9/18/1918

79y 8m 5d

Illinois

single

 ---

E.M. Hill

 ---

informant was Mrs. Chas H Goodyear

Suiter, Wm D

12/20/1858

9/16/1918

59y 8m 26 d

Iowa

widower

fairbury

W.R. Suiter bp=Illinois

Elizabeth Baker bp=Illinois

day laborer

Glenn, James

4/22/1843

8/25/1918

75 y 4m 3d

Ireland

married

Fairbury

Robt Glenn bp=Ireland

Mary Montgomery bp=Scotland

retired farmer

Rathburn, Frank W.

 ---

7/31/1918

29y

 ---

married

Odell

 ---

 ---

lumberman

Smith, Jennie

1/21/1880

6/29/1918

 ---

Neb

married

Steel City

Ellert Franzen bp=Germany

Maggie Senior bp=Germany

 ---

Carr, john

2/18/1864

12/2/1916

52y 8m 14d

 ---

married

Des Moines

 ---

 ---

farmer

Riggle, Melison

9/10/1834

12/1/1916

82y 2m 20d

west Virginia

widowed

 ---

America

Winters bp=America

 ---

Carmony, Mary

 ---

11/10/1916

 ---

PA

married

Fairbury

Thos R Batten bp=PA

unknown bp=PA

housewife

LeFever, Chas

 ---

10/6/1916

45 y 4m 24d

Ohio

single

Fairbury

F LeFever bp=Ohio

 ---

telephone labor

Willford, John Thomas

8/25/1859

8/17/1916

59y 7m 15d

Iowa

widowed

Washington KS

Willford bp+Indiana

Elizabeth  bp=PA

farmer

Clark, Wilson

8/21/1837

6/4/1916

78y 9m 13d

PA

married

fairbury

John Clark bp=PA

Margarett Dern bp=PA

member of GAR

Stainbrook, Marcus

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

 ---

Paid for by Clarance Stainbrook of Daykin

Pletcher, Sam'l

3/29/1845

9/28/1916

71 y 5 m

Ohio

married

Alexandria

Willm Pletcher - Indiana

 ---

charge to Mrs. Sam'l Pletcher RFD #5

Hagerman, Noomi

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

 

Hulvey

 ---

 ---

charge to Mrs. Gorham

Hadke infant

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

 

Jefferson Co

 ---

 ---

charge to Daykin acct

Rose, Mary

 ---

5/5/1916

 ---

Germany

married

Mahaska, KS

 ---

 ---

housewife - husband is Wm Rose

Castle, (Mrs)

 ---

---

 ---

 ---

widowed

Steel City

 ---

 ---

Service 5/7/1916 - chg to Castle Bros

 

 

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