Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Mcklveen Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Death of Sarah Elizabeth (Hampshaw) Milthorpe ~ mother of Mrs. Mary McKlveen
Posted by: Deborah Brownfield - Stanley (ID *****1616) Date: June 15, 2004 at 20:43:40
  of 57



The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, March 16, 1905

MRS. FREDERICK MILTHORPE died at the family residence in Chariton on Wednesday morning, March 8, 1905, at 4:30 o'clock, after an illness of only ten days with pleuro-pneumonia. But few knew of her illness and her death caused great surprise and profound sorrow. Funeral services conducted by Rev. F.B. Palmer were held at the family residence on Braden Avenue this afternoon at two o'clock, after which interment took place in the Chariton Cemetery. The floral offerings were varied and beautiful, coming from sympathetic hearts.

SARAH ELIZABETH HAMPSHAW was born in Snaith, England, on July 5, 1831. She came to America with her only sister in 1852. She was married to FREDERICK MILTHORPE in Carlton, Ill., in 1856. He survives her. They moved to Iowa in 1867, and resided in Wayne County until March, 1903, when they moved to Chariton. They were the parents of eight children. One son, LEROY, died in infancy, and a daughter, ALICE, died on January 10, 1883. Those who are living are MRS. MARY MCKLVEEN; MRS. LAURA RETHERFORD and CLINT MILTHORPE of this city; MRS. BLANCHE MITCHELL of Cambria; MRS. FAY THOMAS of Humeston and MRS. BELLE SIRES of Derby. Her only other living relative is a sister, MRS. ANNA HARTLEY of Toulon, Ill., who arrived last evening. All were present at the last sad rites.

MRS. MILTHORPE had been a member of the Adventist Church for many years and her religious life was simple, devout and practical. She was quiet and unassuming in her manner, devoted to her family, and was honored and esteemed by all who knew her. She had a wide circle of loyal, true friends and the friendships had stood the test of years. The sorrowing relatives have the sincere sympathy of the community in their bereavement.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Copied by Nancee(McMurtrey)Seifert
June 15, 2004
http://www.rootsweb.com/~ialucas/Main.htm



Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/mcklveen/messages/42.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network