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The Daily Democrat THE EVENTS OF 1892. January st 1 —Loronzo Miller, of Grafton, buried; Miss Emma Reddish, of Fieldon, buried; Mad dog owned by Zed Reddish, Jr., shot; Charles Kamp died; 4th--Jan Taylor lost his house by fire; Athletic club organized in Jerseyville; W. Massey and C. McF in dissolved partnership; 5th—West Side Savings Association organized; 8th—Louis Seffert, of East Newbern, died; 10th—Twelve pound boy born to Z. Reddish; 11th—John M. Finney, died near Kane; 12th—Edith, daughter of J. W. Simmons died; Sebastian F????, died at Elsah; 13th—Rowland H. H???, died near Kane; D???? Surrat, died at Fidelity; 14th—boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Newton Wade; Mrs. Adelia V. Mershon, died; Mrs. Joseph Sch????????, died; 16th—Grand masquerade carnival; 17th—Myra Wedding, daughter of Barclay Wedding, died; Robt. Green broke his arm; 18th—Julia Nestler died; Margaret H. Alford, died; Mrs. Kallal died; 19th—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Zed Reddish, Jr.; 20th—Second call ???????? Rev. J. J. Porter, accepted; 21st –Infant daughter of Mrs. Will Fitzgerald, died; Harry Smith married; 22nd—Mrs. Elizabeth Armstrong, died; Joseph B. Schroeder, died; 25th—Isaac H. Combs died; 27th—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Seagraves; 28th—George Stack and Miss Lena Bayer, married; 30th—Frank Carey and Miss Ella Flannigan, married. February 1—Max Beatty, moved to New Mexico; Mr. Addison Greene, of Newbern, died; Mrs. Hilton buried; 3rd—Reception given by Mrs. J. E. Cory and Mrs. Geo. Ely; George Simpson broke his arm in two places; 4th—David E. Beatty, celebrated his 50th anniversary; 5th—Miss T????? died; 5th—Twins born to Mr. and Mrs. Alex Chappel Mrs. Abigail Mason died; 7th—Mrs. Jane Shanks died; Infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Smith Case, died; 10th—Albert Hudspeth and Miss Rebecca E. Elliott married; Miss Eva M. Atchison died; 12th—Miss Catherine K. Wyckoff died; 13th—Mrs. T. Hubbard died; 14th—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Bert Johnson; 15th—Child of Wm. Journey died; 16th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Du Hadway; Henry Biermann and Miss Christina Bu?????, married; 17th—Royal Birkenmeyer and Miss Lizzie T. Rich married; Wm. Clark and Miss Mattie Updike married; Wm. F. Ca????, died at Elsah; 18th—Babe born to Mr. and Mrs. J. C. McGrath; 20th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Robt. Newton; Joseph Michael and Miss Lucy Reverdale, married; 21st—John Woolsey accidentally shot through the leg; Fred Calhoun and Miss Annie R. Howard married; 22nd—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Viche Cope; 23rd—Wm. Gentry and Miss Della Adams were married; 24th—W. R. Dodge and Miss Ida McCollister married; 25th—Joseph J. Peters and Miss Ida M. Pollard married; Joshua Sweeney and Miss Mary Ball married; 29th—Mr. James Fleming died. March nd 2 —Oscar L. Hill and Miss Lulu Kingore married; 3rd—Martin Black and Miss Sadona A. Bock married; 4th—Miss Julia Miller cut her hand severely; Miss Ollie Thoroman died; 5th—Mr. August Berger died; Thos Barnett and Miss Hannah Hall were married; 6th—Child of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Leux buried; Clinton Jones and Miss Anna Wallace married. 7th—Herbert Lamb and Miss Lella Post married; 9th—Dr. Estabrooke severely injured about the head; 10th—J. J. Day and Miss Sarah Gentry married; 11th—Mrs. Catherine C. English died; Mr. Wm. Boner died; 14th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Ed Nutt; 15th—R. N. Perrings and Miss Mary M. Compton married; Judson H. Adams and Miss Bettie B. Glass married; 16th—Lewis Henger and Miss Agusta Deusdelhorst were married; 18th—17 new members taken into the Baptist church; 20th—Lucinda Russel died; Mrs. Jennie Hurd Holmes died; 23rd—Great mad dog scare; 27th—Mrs. Burton injured her shoulder; Mr. Edwin Chetworthy; 28th—Miss Myra Robinson died; 30th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Porter; Mrs. Dora A. Powell died. April nd 2 —Leo Lehmkuhl shot a toe off; 3rd—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Wm. M????ch; 4th—Samuel B. Clapp died; 5th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Robt. Nichols; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Robt. Lahey; 6th—Leslie Baxter and Miss Ida Heiderscheid married; 9th—Terrible storm in Greenfield township; 10th—William Wallace broke both bones of the left arm; 11th—Child of Mr. and Mrs. Zimmerman died; 12th—Mrs. Jennie R. Carlin died; 13th—Wm. Miller died; John Schroder injured his hand; 14th—Charlie Williamson died; Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Ed Carroll; 15th—Goldmedal awarded to Miss Mamie Ashford; M?????? J. Richie, Jr., and Miss Elnora Prough were married; 16th—Pete Butler’s child died; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. H. N. Baker; 17th—Lighting struck the home of Mr. Vanarsdale, no ????? damage; Wm. Menard died; 19th—First time the new system of balloting took place in this city; Boy born to Sylvester Hamilton, Otterville; 20th—Freddie Holden died; Mr. Isaac Herbert died; Court House dedicated at Carrollton; 21st—Mr. Robt. Breitweiser and Miss Lizzie Miller married; David Logan and Miss ??? Radcliff married; 22nd—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. James Wh??en; Tony Brown and Miss Nora Gunterman were married; Thos Sweeney died; Wm. Barringer and Ernestine Seyfort married at Springfield, Mo.; 23rd—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Ripley; J. H. Brandt and Miss Amelie C. S????, of Alton, married; F??? Ely, of Fidelity, injured his foot with a pitchfork. 24th—Lightning struck Fidelity mill; Charles F. Clen???? and Miss Fannie F????meyer married. 28th—Charlie C. only son of Fred Jacobs died; Lawrence Nichol and Miss Florence Burley married; Charles Schmidt and Miss Emma W?lke? married at Beardstown. 29th—Thomas Lyons, brakeman on C. & A., struck and seriously injured; Cl?????? makes ½ mile in 1:11 ¾ . May st 1 —Jake Snow fires a target rifle and narrowly escapes striking Miss Atchison; Charles Waggoner’s child died at Grafton; David Amos, 100 years old, four generations ???? table during a dinner given to celebrated the event; Henry Schaaf died at his home in Fieldon; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Adams. 2nd—Mrs. Trotter, of Medora, taken suddenly ill at prohibition meeting; Mrs. Eph. Chappell, Jr. struck by lightning and died Friday. 3rd--???. little son of James Perrings, broke his arm; Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Handler; 4th—J. H. VanArsdale, an old resident of Greene county, died at Carrollton; Rev. I. C. Tyson arrives from the Pacific coast; Louis Jacoby and Miss Lottie Kings?ton married in St. Louis. 7th—Joseph Carr, of Fieldon, 55 years old; Geo. W. Berth?elt and Miss Annie Smith married; 8th—John T. Anderson and Miss J????? married; 9th—Mrs. E. E. Howard’s house and entire contents at Otterville consumed by fire; Dick Powers’ horse ran away, throwing himself and sister out; Twins born to Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lowe; 10th—Geo. W. Show and Miss Fannie Smith married; Samuel Darlington died at McClusky; 11th—John N. Smith and Miss Anna L. Hedges married; 12th—Smoke stack electric light house blown down by severe wind storm; Mrs. Levi Piggott died; Daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. John B. Fry, at Mt. Sterling; Chas. A. Whyte and Miss Marion L. Atlee married; High School graduating exercises; Thuddens Patton and Miss Mary A. Marshaw married; Eugene Rupert and Miss Blanche Allemang married; 13th—John Dunphy, Jr., died; H. S. Alumni banquet; Little son of Alf Scroggins fell and broke both bones of forearm; 15th—Greatest flood since 1844, millions of dollars worth of property destroyed and families rendered homeless; Walter Osborn, of Fidelity, attempts suicide; 16th—Mrs. Mary Timmons, mother of N. B. Timmons, died at Alton; Mrs. Barbara Mann died; 17th—Albert Boelker and Miss Elizabeth Lentz married; 18th—John Durney and Miss Maria Cuddahee married; Six victims of the flood found in the bottoms opposite Alton; Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Freeman celebrate their wooden wedding; Thos Aydelott and Miss Bessie Cross married; Miss Minnie Bly married; 19th—John Orny died; 21st—Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Brown celebrate their golden wedding; Lew Andrews caught the largest cat fish ever taken from the Illinois river – 150lbs; 22nd—David McReynolds and Miss Emma G. Ford married; Girl born to Dr. and Mrs. Barry at Kane; 22nd—Boy born Mr. and Mrs. John Bray; Girl born Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hamilton, Chicago; 24th—Mrs. Christine Drexlions declared insane; 25th—One hundredth anniversary of the missionary sermon celebrated at the Baptist church; Reunion of the Ke????? Family at Alton. 26th—Lowe Post, A. R.; Otto Hand and Miss Clara Kennedy were married at St. Louis; 27th—Wellington, Ms. visited by a terrific cyclone; Son of B. S. Hood wrecked; 28th—Cyclone visited Jersey county doing considerable damage; 29th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Austin Leigh; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Miller; 30th—Lowe Post raised $30 for flood sufferers; Henry Whyte receives more shock from lightning; Memorial Day elaborate exercises at Presbyterian Church; 31st—Infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Baker died; Mrs. Noyes died at Carlinville. June 1st—Mrs. Addie E. M?rrill died; Bluff Line reorganized; Quite a number of Jersey County farmers lose all by the floods in the Illinois bottoms; 2nd—Loss of property between St. Louis and New Orleans, $50,000,000; $400 subscrib?? for the flood sufferers; Laurence E??? married at Alton; 3rd—Joseph E. Hugh and Miss Henrietta Harmon married; 4th—Samuel Aultman of Elsah declared insane; 6th—Mrs. Mary Davenport dies; 7th—Oscar We??am and Liza ?????? married; Board of supervisors buy 5 acres additional for poor house; 8th—H. S. Daniels elected by Kane society delegate in National Baptist Young People’s Union held at Detroit; 9th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Head of Newbern; 10th—Mrs. Ann Duggan dies; 12th—J. E. Harrington died; ????? Stella had thumb sawed off; little son of Henry B???eister died at Newbern; Mr. Giers, barber for Harris, shot three times by Ambrose ??lop at Carrollton; 13th—Dr. VanHorne leaves for Detroit, delegate for the Medical Association of the United States; Lucy McGr???? graduates with high honors at the Chicago conservatory of music; 14th—Mrs. Catherine Kiely died; 15th—Jacob ????? died; Herman Brockman’s bakery ???? fire; Dan McFane overcome by (missing); Gregg Smith sold out and goes in (missing); Baccalaureate sermon preached by Rev. J. J. Porter at the Baptist church; 16th—John Hay’s infant child died at Grafton; 17th—Severe rain and wind storm, Mowing down trees ??? the derrick at the water works; Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. T??cherst; 21st—Miss Eva Josephine Davis and W. ?. Flanders married at Lincoln, Neb.; 22nd—Cleveland nominated at Chicago on first ballot; Warehouse at Elsah caught fire; 25th—Leroy Medford and Miss Mary Schaaf married; Ruth, infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. ?. H??skins died; 26th—Mad dog scare at Grafton; 28th—Andrew Schattgen (missing) the butcher business at R????????; Wm. Connors and Miss Josephine Cr????? married; W. H. Bertman and Miss Bertha C. Lambert married at Alton; 29th—Little son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Henderson died; Horse owned by Frank Lowe killed by lightning; Lightning struck stable of W. R. Allen at Grafton; 30th—Dr. H. D. Bull and Miss L???? Beardslee married; Hint Palmer killed by a rattlesnake. July st 1 —Misses Gertie Bohanan, Bertie Slaten, Gussie, Tessie and Nellie Wyckoff attend the C. E. at New York; Charles Ross died at Delhi; Noble and Chappell buy out L. P. Squier; ????????? and Brown form partnership; 2nd—Body of dead man found floating in the river at Elsah; Caroline Fitzgerald died. 3rd—James Gl??spin died; Mrs. B. Hood, Misses Elise Jackson and ????? Davis leave for Europe; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bezner; 4th—Thomas Searle’s while crossing C. & A. track had a serious accident; Grand celebration parade and fireworks; 5th—Mrs. Molly Morgan is 92 years old; Michael Leach And Miss Mary W. Highfill married; Oscar Bethel and Miss Laura E. Cart???? married; 6th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Ed Amburg; Mr. and Mrs. LaMarsch celebrate their golden wedding at Grafton; 7th—Mr. and Mrs. Chris Coop?? celebrate their golden wedding at Grafton; Seven car loads of machinery put in car shops; Dr. DuHadway elected acting mayor; First car of new wheat shipped by W. R. Carli?? Raised by Elmer Day; Board of health meets; 8th—Geo. McReynolds gets ?? bushels of wheat to the acre; Mr. Pete? Falls from hand car at Lock Haven and loses his front teeth; E. A. Dodge badly stung by bees; 10th—Albert V. Hugh and Miss Josephine Kraushaar marries; 12th—J. S. Daniels died; Mrs. John Campion adjudged insane; 13th—???? Birkenmeyer struck by lightning while mowing; badly hurt; 14th—Sunday train put on the Bluff Line; Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. John Dunphy, Jr.; 15th—Infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Spence Wyckoff died; Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. George Orm ????; Yong boy working for Mr. Fiske crushed his hand in hay elevator; 16th--?? Haupt of Elsah slightly injured by discharge of a pistol; 17th—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Powers; Wilson ???????? brother died at Central City, Ia.; 19th—Elijah R. Legate and Miss De??? ?. Thomas married; 20th—John Gunterman died from sun stroke; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Henry Trau???; 21st—Piasa Assembly opened; Pa??, Alto, the ?????? ??????? died; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Ha??kins; Dr. Sh???? performed operation on Jim Dolan’s toe; Mrs. Elizabeth Morris died at St. Louis; 22nd—Mr. Turner builds a fine cottage at Notch Cliff; Wheat opens 25¢ lower than last year; W. W. Post, 71 years, married at Carlinville; 23rd—Clarence West thrown from buggy and left arm broken; 25th—Miss Jeanette La?en died in Ark.; Large baptizing at Otterville; 26th—Louis Cole and Miss Hattie L. Ballard married; Tony Quinn’s little boy died; 27 th—Artesian well repairs completed; Miss Maggie Post died; Mrs. Elizabeth Woodruff died; Irish potato vine 13 ft.--????? ???? long brought here by Mr. McC??ky; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Tony Quinn; 28th—New trace track under way; 29th—Colored camp meeting at ?????? grove; Mrs. Dan Collins died; 30th—Doug Erwin gets 29 bushels of wheat to the acre from 100 acres; J. J. Gerard buys Mrs. Landon and Jesse Robard’s farms for $26,000; 31st—Miss J???? B????? builds a pretty cottage. August 1st—John H. T???inson and Miss Lottie Dowdall married; Quarry Company at Grafton advances wages; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Chappell; 2nd—Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Henry ?????????bend; 4th—Wm. M. Springman and Miss Emma E. Dabbs married; 5th—J. ?. ?????? met with accident at the elevator; 6th—Wm. M. Cuddahee died; Mrs. Harriett Darlington died; 7th—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Benj. Barnett; St. Louis; 8th—Geo. F. Frank committed suicide; Wm. M. Jackson died at Boulder, Colo.; 10th—Newbern Pressed Brick Co. resumes operation; 12th—Farmer’s picnic; 14th--Rattlesnake 4 ½ feet long killed at the Assembly grounds; 15th—Capt. ??????, at Chicago, commences the new ????? ?????; Mrs. S. F. Kelly, died at ?ennett, Mo.; Joseph E. Marshaw and Miss ?????? Simpson married; 16th—Infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Brockman died; Matt Murphy buys the ??????? place for $?,???; Mrs. Sarah Elliott and Mrs. ????ing thrown out of a buggy and seriously hurt; 17th—Old Settler’s meeting; Settler’s ??????? at Kane; 18th—Water very low in Mississippi; Geo. ????back bought out his father; 20th—Gilbert ????back and Miss Jane E. V???? married; 22nd—Prof. Lawson and Miss America Stipe married; ????? of E. M. Pl??ry foot badly ?????? by mower; H. S. T???? died; 23rd—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. L. ????????; Rev. S. Cutt and daughter, Nellie, left for England; Geo. ???? and Miss Ella ?????? married; 24th—Elias Cockrell gave his annual picnic on the ?????; ????? Charles K???y and Miss Ella ?????? married; 25th—Gottlieb Witman and Miss Emile Terenbuck married; 27th—Van Hore?????? goes to Belgium for horses; 28th—S??? Stroud died at Kane; 29th—Mrs. Clara Stroop died; 30th—Samuel Davis and Miss Sarah Friend married. September 1st—Mrs. Vahle bought the Skelly property for $1,300; Alfred Gowling and Miss Mary Hill married in St. Louis; Mr. Clendening who put up the first brick house in Jerseyville, here; 2nd—Edward House fell dead while working at John Lurton’s; 3rd—Mrs. B. S. Hood, Elise Jackson and Della Davis arrive from Europe; Slight frost; 4th—Edward Rintoul and Miss Hattie Nelson married; Edward L. Cory and Miss Mary A. Brown married; 7th—Samuel Virden and Mrs. Mary E. Farley married; Dr. a. P. Meriwether and Miss Lulu Clark married at Evansville; John McKenna and Miss Maggie Shannon married at Carrollton; 8th—Edward Land and Miss Ellie Reed married; Wm. Bracy and Miss Beulah Barton married; 9th—Ed Johnson, colored, died in Chicago, buried here; Shug Powers broke both bones of his leg; 10th—Catherine Funke declared ?????????; 11th—Church at Meadow Branch dedicated; 12th—New stone culvert on road leading to the fair grounds; 13th—Ford Lewis’ house burned; Ruth, infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. Newton died; 14th—T. B. Ruyle threshed 12 acres of wheat which yielded 480 bushels; Albert Corzine and Miss Lorena Parish married; Richard Larson and Miss Jessie Hawerth married; John Jennings and Miss Brigit ????? married; 15th—Six cases of scarlet fever in the city; 16th—Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. O. D. Leach died; Bold attempt to rob Herman Groppel near Grafton; 17th—Joseph Long died; 19th—Jacksonville train on C. & A. run into at Nameoka; Joshua Craig and Miss Hattie Reed married; Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Krotzsch died; Sophia, 6 year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. August Waggoner died; 20th—Grand Woodmen picnic at fair grounds; Louis Leresche and Wm. Harding buy out ????? and Robards grocery; Mrs. Mary ???? died; J. J. Wiseman and Miss Daisy ??????? married; ?. W. Douglas and ??????? Smith married; 21st—Little ????? ???? Sandidge fell from (next section unreadable); Major O’Hara offers to build a $?0,000 car shop if our citizens subscribed $10,000; 22nd—Miss Ora Lewis married to Mr. Meigs in St. Louis; G?? Ford has a stroke of paralysis; 23rd—Ed D???? has a smashup; 24th—Infant child of Mr. and Mrs. T. Craig died; 25th—Meadow branch church dedicated; Little son of H. G. Morely lost in Colorado and has never been found; 26th—Church dedication at Grafton; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Charles ???????; R. P. Sha??? ???? foreman of the Grand Jury; Remains of Mrs. J. W. Voorhees arrive from La?????, Mo.; 27th—Large and brilliant meteor seen at night; Mrs. Thompson thrown from a wagon and seriously hurt; 28th—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Fred Brooks; Drinking fountain ordered by Senator Chapman and J. S. Daniels arrived; 29th—Two quarrymen fight at Grafton and one fatally hurt; Col. Fulkerson elected vice president state fair; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Tom Wylder; 30th—Male floater found in river near Grafton; Infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Goshorn died; Mrs. Maude Newbern and Sallie Fulkerson received 1st ???????? at state fair. October 1st—Geo. W. Hancock and Miss ?????? McManus married; 2nd—Warren K???? died; Fa?er trial commences; 4th—Martin L. Peters and Miss Cora ?. Ely married; Barry Shafer and Miss Mary Flannagan married; 6th—Joseph T. Woolsey and Miss A???? W. ?????? married; Joseph Ma?kel and Miss Mary Carter married; 7th—Wm. S. Thornton and Miss Clara B. Cole married; 8th—Frank Napp broke shoulder blade; Lewis Randolph died; John P. Wald????? and Miss Mary Sch????? married; 9th—Mrs. James O’Halloran died; 10th—Samuel H. Porter and Miss Mary J. Carel married; Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Lyon S???y; Mrs. Wm. Strapler died; Girl born to Mrs. Yancy ?????bury; 11th—Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Smith; Patrick Dougherty and Miss Nellie Gaffney married; Son born to Mr. and Mrs. Lou T????; Jersey County Fair opened; 12th—Robert J. Cooke and Miss Lottie ?. Still married in Chicago; 13th—Marshall G. Knight and Miss Ellen C. Frank married; 14th—S. Y. White, yearling world ?????, 1:16 ½ t; 15th—Major Carlin and daughters return from a tour of the ????? ????; 17th—Mrs. H. ?. S???? paid $4,?00 of ??????? his and ??????; John Flaherty died; R. ?. Shackelford ????? his father at ???????; 18th—John Painter and Miss Jane Wickham married; 19th—Della Hand Davis was married (section unreadable) Arkansas, ????; 20th—Clarence West and Miss Katie A??????? married; 24th—James Seymour and Miss Charlotte R?????? married; 24th—P???? S???????? and Miss T?????? S?????? married; Edw. Wright and Miss C???? Armstrong married; 26th—Robert J. Piggott and Miss Hattie Bernal married; 27th—Miss Lucy L. Andrews died; 28th—Geo. Corzine fell through the trestle at East St. Louis, badly hurt; M??? Collenberger bests Col. A. E. Florida in a shooting contest; 29th—H. H. Biggs died; Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Greene died; Boy born to Mr. and Mrs. Bud E???y; Big democratic rally; 30th—Daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Lamb. November 1st—Cartridge exploded in boy’s hand at Elsah, tearing off two fingers of one hand and three from the other; 2nd—Arthur F. Foster and Miss Mary A. Crawford married; 3rd—Gideon Ford died; Boy born to Dr. and Mrs. Holland; Wm. Kadel and Miss Mary Casey married; 5th—Collenberger best Haggerty in shooting contest; 7th—Edward Walton and Mollie Simpson married; Henry Frazer and Louisa Wollenweber married; 8th—Entire State and National democratic ticket elected; Court house proposition carried; 9th—Frank Cowen has runaway, not hurt; Fred Kanallakan and Irene Munsterman married; 10th—Jos. R. Jewsberry and Hattie J. Calhoun married; 12th—Twin girls born to Mrs. Silas Bates; James Davidson thrown out of buggy and badly hurt; Infant daughter of Dr. Flautt died; John Clara died; 13th—County Clerk Murphy has timber from first schoolhouse built in Jersey county; 14th—Boy born to Mrs. Thos. Segraves; Trotting Association formed, $5,000 capital; Rev. S. Catt celebrates the 26th anniversary of marriage; Boy born to Mrs. Wm. Helwig; 15th—Henry Doyle and Johanna Lillis married; 16th—Team ran into the river with Milford Allemang at Grafton and was drowned; Geo. E. Chappell and Abby Sanger married; John Baker and Annie Wilson married; Jesse H. Magas and Mrs. Mary A. Collins married; 17th—Mrs. Purington broke right limb near ankle in two places; Lucy Brownlee died; 18th—Ninian Beatty thrown from horse in St. Louis, and cut about the face and head; 19th—Infant child of Robt. Roundtree died; 21st—Charles DeF?cia and Causette Mathews married; 22nd—Gabriel Th?eolf and Annie Barting married; 25th—James J. Noonan and Kate Maguire married; Mrs. Mattie Updike married; 26th—Thanksgiving day; Ellis Briggs died at Roodhouse; Geo. W. Burke returned from Chicago totally blind; 28th—Wm. Gray and Caddie E. Faulner married; 30th-Adolph Seago and Cora Finch married; John Seago and Cora Halbert married; Henry M. Hearne and Anna M. Hawkins married; Geo. J. Sick and Irene Slaten married; Infant daughter (rest missing). December rd 3 —Mrs. ?elber died in St. Louis; 4th—Mary A. Woods died suddenly; 5th—Newly elected county officers take possession; Electric light plant 5 years old; 6th—Little Eddie Florida died of typhoid fever, St. Louis; 7th—Mary A. McClusky died; Girl born to John Ryan and wife; James M. Young died; 8th—Board of supervisors advertise for bids for courthouse; Boy born to Thomas Lisby and wife; 10th—City makes contract with electric lights; 11th—Meade Cooper shot through finger by accidental discharge of pistol; William Wildt died at Grafton; 13th—Boy born to Frank Johnson; 15th--Mrs. Lloyd Sunderland, Sr., died; River navigation closes at Grafton; Grafton creamery building; 17th—Girl born to Wm. Reynolds and wife; Scarlet fever reported near Rockbridge; 18th—Lester Kemper died; Girl born to Charles Fales and wife; 19th—Mrs. Margaret Gillham died; 20th—Thermometer went down to 7 deg. Below zero; James Burke died at Imperial, Neb.; Mathias Becktold found in the road near Judge Foree’s place badly hurt; 21st—Cottage owned by widow Smith burned; Emmett E. Hardy and Katie E. Bowe married; Boy born to Fred Giers and wife; Edward Edsall and Callie Whitfield married; 22nd—James Henry Boulter died; Hogs $5.80 cwt; 23rd—Geo. L. Brown and Mattie Settles married; Geo. Caylor and Mary Greene married; Harris bests Coe in a shooting contest; 24—Christmas exercises at all churches; 25th-Christmas Day; John E. Higgins and Eva L. Barnes married; 26 th-Solders’ monument completed; Man fell through the ice while crossing the river at Grafton and was drowned; 29th- Jesse Noble and Addie Bright married; F.M. English died; A.H. Stephany and Grace Hendricks married in St. Louis; 31st-Five-year-old son of Mr. Johnson died; Last day in ’92.
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