Category: Obituary

Obituary of William Vincent Heaton

William V. Heaton was born near Indianapolis, Indiana on March 28, 1852 and passed beyond this life on January 15, 1919 being almost 67 years of age at the time of his death. He was married on December 8, 1881 to Miss Emma L. Reynolds of Kentucky. To this union were born six children, Ernest E. Heaton of Watson, Utah, Jamie C. Heaton of Tempe, Arizona, Madge Hilton of Meeker, Colo. and Helen, Ross, and Hazel of Rifle. Besides his wife and children he is survived by two brothers and one sister, and a host of friends who will long

Alfred George and Clara V gravestone

Obituary of Alfred George (1851-1928)

Alfred George, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred George, was born in Fulton, Missouri, October 1, 1851 and passed away last Friday evening, June first, his age being 77 years 8 months. His last illness began last October as heart trouble developed. He received his early school training in Missouri, and at the age of 12 years came west with his folks, driving one of the ox teams across the plains to Canon City in 1863. To us this seems quite a feat for a boy of 12. But we look back with interest to those pioneer children as well