Mount Union Stories: Albert G. Payne (1881-1917)
In this week’s Mount Union Stories, read the historical obituary and some supplemental information on 33-year-old Albert G. Payne, a farmer who died in 1917.
Mount Union Stories: Eliza McGauhey (1845-1923)
In this week’s Mount Union Stories, read the historical obituary for 79-year-old Eliza McGauhey, who died in the Corvallis at the home of her son.
Mount Union Stories: Paul E. Gibbs (1904-1927)
In this week’s Mount Union Stories, read about the tragic death of 23-year-old Paul Gibbs, who in 1927 fell or was knocked from a freight car on the railway between Harris and Blodgett.
Mount Union Stories: Jacob S. Felger (1825-1903)
In this week’s installment, read the obituary for 77-year-old Jacob S. Felger, an Ohio-born pioneer who came to Oregon in 1852 and died in 1903.
Mount Union Stories: Robert J. Arpke (1860-1919)
In this week’s Mount Union Stories, read the obituary for 59-year-old Robert J. Arpke, who died in 1919 after a two-year battle with cancer.
Mount Union Stories: Charles L. Winters (1844-1919)
In this week’s Mount Union Stories, read the obituary for 75-year-old Charles Winters, who lived in the Philomath and Alsea vicinities for 18 years.
Mount Union Stories: Bertha J. Scott (1878-1904)
In this week’s edition, read the obituary for 28-year-old Bertha Scott, who was born and reared in Philomath and died following a six-week battle with consumption (today known as tuberculosis).
Mount Union Stories: Philip Reynolds (ca.1770-1878)
In this week’s installment, read the fascinating obituary for Philip Reynolds, who died in 1878 and is one of the oldest individuals ever buried at Mount Union Cemetery at 108 (and maybe more) years old.
Mount Union Stories: Florence Patterson (1882-1910)
Published as it appeared on Jan. 21, 1910, in the (Corvallis) Weekly Gazette-Times, Page 2, Column 6. GOOD WOMANLAID TO REST——— Mrs. Florence Patterson, who died at Philomath on January 11, 1910, was the wife of Walter Patterson and daughter…
Mount Union Stories: Harold J. Measor (1904-1926)
Published as it appeared on Aug. 6, 1926, in the Corvallis Gazette-Times, Page 4, Column 2. Miss Opal Long is staying in Philomath this week with her sister, Mrs. Arthur Measor. Mrs. Measor’s brother-in-law, Harold Measor is quite seriously ill…
Mount Union Stories: Syble Gibbons (1889-1925) and Price Gibbons (1902-1906)
In this week’s Mount Union Stories, read the obituary for 34-year-old Syble Gibbons, who died on New Year’s Day 1925 after a long illness, and also a news account of her 3-year-old son, Price Gibbons, who died in May 1906…
Mount Union Stories: Marion E. Fishel (1912-1920)
In this week’s installment, read an obituary for the 7-year-old daughter of Allan and Caralyne Fishel. The child passed away in July 1920 after an illness and a mastoid operation.
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