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Henry Weekly Courier

1857 Jan 09

Not Dead. Our old acquaintance, Jer. Ong, who was, several months ago, reported dead and buried, has lately astonished his friends by returning to this city, in his usual good health and condition. He contradicts the rumor of his untimely demise flatly, and furnishes the proof in propria persona.

1857 Jan 23

Administrator's Sale. By virtue of a decree ... sell at public sale, to the highest bidder, on a credit of six months, the following described real estate ... Lydia M. Lewis, Administratrix of the estate of Thomas D. Lewis, deceased, ...

1857 Jan 30

Obituary. Departed this life, Jan. 25, 1857, Mrs. Aurelia Davis, consort of Dr. Chas. Davis, of this city, after a long and painful disease of the bowels and nursing sore-mouth. Aged 34 years.

1857 Feb 13

Married. In this city, by Esq. Arnold, on the 8th inst., Mr. Andrew Hutchinson, of Maine, to Miss Rebecca M. Snider, of this city.

1857 Feb 20

Administrator's Sale. By virtue of a decree ... Lydia M. Lewis, Administratrix of the estate of Thomas D. Lewis, deceased, Henry, Jan. 21, 1857.

1857 Mar 06

Died. In this city, on the 3d instant, of pneumonia, Mr. John Z. Jenkins, aged 47 years, 11 months.
- In Hopewell Township, LaSalle county, Ill. Harriet Lowrey, wife of W. H. Lowrey, formerly resident of this vicinity, and daughter of M. Dorr, Providence.
- On the 27th ult., Rollin Edward, infant son of Charles and Emily Bangs, aged 1 yr 1 m. 3da.

Notice. Whereas, my wife, Margaret, has left my bed and board without any just cause or provocation, I hereby forewarn all persons from harboring or trusting her on my account, as I will pay no debts of her contracting after this date. Henry, Feb. 30, '57. Samuel Wilson.

Guardian's Sale of houses & lots, in Henry. By virtue of a decree of the Bureau Circuit Court, the undersigned, Guardian for the minor heirs of the estate of the late Asabel E. Phelps, deceased, will sell at public vendue, ... Charlotte C. Phelps, Guardian, for minor heirs of estate of A. E. Phelps, dec'd. Princeton, Feb 1857.

1857 Mar 27

Died. In Whitefield, March 17, Harriet P., wife of Horace Spencer, aged 48 years.

Married. On Tuesday, 24th inst., by Rev. A. Morse, at the residence of Saml. Camp, Esq., Mr. S. C. Bacon, of Putnam county, to Miss Irene Dorr, of this city.

1857 Apr 03

Died. In Henry, March 26th, Arnola C. Cook, aged 5 years.

Administrator's Sale. By virtue of a decree issued out of the County Court of Marshall County, Illinois, at the March Term A. D. 1857, W. E. Cook, Administrator of the estate of Wm. F. Cook, late of said County and State aforesaid will sell to the highest bidder, the following described real estate, ... W. E. Cook, Administrator of the estate of William F. Cook, Lacon, April 1st, 1857

Contributed 11 Jul 2019 by Norma Hass

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