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June, 1893

from Antioch News1 June 1893
Card of Thanks.
We desire to extend our heartfelt thanks to the neighbors and friends who so kindly assisted us at the death and funeral of our loved husband and father, and also to the choir at the funeral.
Mrs. Jennett Thayer and children.

Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Strang and Miss Mary Cashmore of Millburn, were in Lake Villa Sunday.

R. C. Taylor has a handsome new Victor bicycle.

from a loose clipping, source unknown 14 June 1893
Mr. Ira Webb, of Hickory, and Miss Estella Millen, of Bristol, were married last Wednesday at the Catholic Church, Rosecrans, by Rev. M. A. Bruton.
from a loose clipping, source unknown 22 June 1893
Mr. Homer Jamieson, of Libertyville, and Miss Mattie Davis, of Diamond Lake, were married at the home of the bride's sister at Diamond Lake, June 22. Homer's numerous Antioch friends extend congratulations and best wishes.
from a loose clipping, source unknown 23 June 1893
Shadrach Gerry, the subject of this sketch, was born in Davonshire, England, Dec. 25, 1803 and died at Millburn, Ill., June 23, 1893. Mr. Gerry came to this country in 1842, settling on Government land near Millburn, in this county, on which he had lived ever since. His family consisted of six boys and two girls, all grown up and gone out from the old home except Hannah and Edmond, the two youngest, who have stayed at home caring for father and mother to the last. Mr. Gerry was a member of the Congregational church at Millburn, for many years. He was a good neighbor and a very indulgent father, honest in all his dealings, a man without enemies and dying as he had lived, in full faith that all would be well.
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