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Biographies of Western Nebraska

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now These biographies are of men prominent in the building of western Nebraska. These men settled in Cheyenne, Box Butte, Deuel, Garden, Sioux, Kimball, Morrill, Sheridan, Scotts Bluff, Banner, and Dawes counties. A group of counties often called the panhandle of Nebraska. The History Of Western Nebraska & It’s People is a trustworthy history of the days of exploration and discovery, of the pioneer sacrifices and settlements, of the life and organization of the territory of Nebraska, of the first fifty years of statehood and progress, and...

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1921 Farmers’ Directory of Lincoln Township

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Abbreviations: Sec., section; ac., acres; Wf., wife; ch., children; ( ), years in county; O., owner; H., renter.   Ahrendsen, Herman. Wf. Annie; ch. Lawrence, Arthur, Alta. P. O. Manning, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 7; O. 80 ac., sec. 8. (9.) Aikman, Geo. R. Wf. Mae; ch. Ethel M. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. O. 120 ac., sec. 26. (38.) Aikman, R. F. Wf. Jennie; ch. Vera, Floyd, Olive, Donald and Myron. P. O. Audubon, R. 1. O. 120 ac., sec. 24. (34.) Asmus,...

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Fischer, Vinta M. – Obituary

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Enterprise, Oregon Vinita M. Fischer, 87, a longtime Wallowa County resident, died April 30 in Portland. A funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday at Bollman Funeral Home, Enterprise. Burial will be at the Enterprise Cemetery. Vinita was born Sept. 4, 1919, to Lee and Arlie Cook in Enterprise. On July 29, 1938, she married Otis Fischer in Lewiston, Idaho. They spent the majority of their life together in Enterprise. A homemaker when her children were young, Mrs. Fischer later worked for many years at the Enterprise Post Office. Following retirement, she enjoyed her home, caring for her cats and visits from family and friends. She lived three years at the Alpine House in Joseph and the last three years at a Memory Care Center in Portland. Survivors include her children and their spouses, Maxine Van Slyke and Bud and Jean Fischer; one granddaughter, two-step grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; brothers, Wayne Cook and Wilmer Cook, both of Enterprise; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, one brother and two sisters. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Enterprise First Baptist Church in care of Bollman Funeral Home, 315 W. Main, Enterprise 97828. The Observer – Obituaries for the week ending May 5, 2007 – Published: May...

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Fischer, Vinta M. – Obituary

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Enterprise, Oregon Vinita M. Fischer, 87, a longtime Wallowa County resident, died April 30 in Portland. A funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday at Bollman Funeral Home, Enterprise. Burial will be at the Enterprise Cemetery. Vinita was born Sept. 4, 1919, to Lee and Arlie Cook in Enterprise. On July 29, 1938, she married Otis Fischer in Lewiston, Idaho. They spent the majority of their life together in Enterprise. A homemaker when her children were young, Mrs. Fischer later worked for many years at the Enterprise Post Office. Following retirement, she enjoyed her home, caring for her cats and visits from family and friends. She lived three years at the Alpine House in Joseph and the last three years at a Memory Care Center in Portland. Survivors include her children and their spouses, Maxine Van Slyke and Bud and Jean Fischer; one granddaughter, two step-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; brothers, Wayne Cook and Wilmer Cook, both of Enterprise; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, one brother and two sisters. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Enterprise First Baptist Church in care of Bollman Funeral Home, 315 W. Main, Enterprise 97828. The Observer – Obituaries for the week ending May 5, 2007 – Published: May...

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Fischer, Kimberly Dawn – Obituary

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now La Grande, Oregon Kimberly Dawn Fischer, 47, of Marysville, Wash., and formerly of La Grande died Sept. 9 at her home of natural causes. A service will be begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Marysville Senior Community Center, 514 Delta St. A memorial in Oregon will be conducted at a later date. Mrs. Fischer was born April 22, 1959, to Donna and Jerry Martin in Pendleton. She attended school in La Grande, and married Randy McKinnis. On April 28, 2002, she married Craig Fischer. She worked in food and beverage management for many years. She enjoyed rock and gem hunting, crafting jewelry, dancing and listening to jazz and the blues. She was an excellent cook and host, and enjoyed growing her own herbs, trying new recipes, writing poetry, reading and beging with her family. She and her brother, Ray, spent their childhood summers with grandparents in Long Creek. Survivors include her husband and stepson, Ethan, of Marysville; her children, Forrest Dean McKinnis of the Tri-Cities, Cody Lee McKinnis of Albany and Jerae Dawn McKinnis of Pendleton; her mother, Donna Amos of La Grande; three brothers and their wives, Ray and Paula Martin of Long Creek, Randy Amos of La Grande and Scott and Kathy Martin of Baker City; a stepbrother, Richard Amos; and other relatives....

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