Posted By:rose
Subject:Webb, Shimer
Post Date:September 04, 2001 at 09:54:24
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Forum:Elkhart County, IN Genealogy Forum
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Stark County Democrat Knox Indiana , Wednesday november 23, 1949
North Bend Twp.
Looking for all possible connection With this Man , My Grand Dad Henry Bowman Webb(Son of Bowman Webb) And His wife My Grand Mother Nellie Maude Shimer Webb (Daughter of Frank (or Frances ) Shimer .All connections will be appreciated.

Farmer is Dead
Henry Bowman Webb, age 74, retired farmer died Friday morning at his home in North Bend Township, Starke County, after an illness of more than a year. He was born in Hardin County. Ohio, November 27, 1874 and moved with his parents to Fulton County, Indiana, near Rochester, when a boy. He has lived in this community since 1901.
Surviving are his wife, Nellie five daughters , Mrs. Vera Warner, Knox, Mrs, Irma Long,Gary Mrs. Annie Allen, Wellsboro, Ind. and Ellen and Hazel both at home: three sons , Russell, at home, Samuel, Laporte and Donald, Wellsboro: and 20 grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at two o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Bass Lake cemetery Chapel with Rev. Arthur V. Skinner of Michigantown, Ind. officiating. Burial was made in Crown Hill cemetery at Knox.