Coral Irene Eagon
Miss Coral Irene Eagon was born in Coe twp., Isabella Co., Mich., Sept. 14, 1880 and died there Dec. 11, 1900. She was educated in country school and Yerringtons College of St. Louis.
Lived 5 miles Southeast of Shepherd.
Member of the Methodist church and Lady Maccabee Lodge of St. Louis.
Funeral at Methodist church of St. Louis.
William D. Everden
William D. Everden was born in New York State Oct. 13, 1834, and died at his home in Lincoln township, Isabella Go, Mich., Jan. 30, 1913, aged 78 years.
He was married April 15, 1854, to Hannah M. Gould. They had nine children, two of whom died in infancy.
He leaves his wife and seven children: Roy lives in Alma, James in Owosso, William in Springburrough, Pa., George in Gerred, Pa, Adelaide in Shepherd, Adeline in Harriette, Mich., and Albert in Lincoln.
Mr. Everden was a soldier in the Civil War and was a member of Co. P. of Pennsylvania.
Funeral services were at Strickland Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Burton of Grand Rapids. Interment at Burdick cemetery.
Mt. Pleasant Democrat Nov. 4, l897
It was no surprise when the news flashed over the wires Wednesday evening from Canada, where he had been for several months, that Free Estee is dead, as it has been known for a long time that he was steadily and surely failing. For more than a year he was ill at his home in this city, and last spring, in hopes a change would benefit, he and his wife went to the old home of Mrs. Estee in Ontario, but he gradually grew worse, until it was necessary to commit him to a private asylums at which place he died. The remains reached this city this morning and the funeral will probably be held today.
Mr. Estee has been identified with business interests of this city for years,
and he was numbered among the most prosperous and energetic ones until his
health began to fail a few years ago, and his mind began to waver over troubles
imaginary and real. He was an able attorney,and began the practice of law in
Greenville, Ohio, and came to this city in 1881. He was associated with S.W.
Hopkins for a time, and later with H.A. Sanford, but for the last several years
has been alone. He has been a member of the legislature from this district, a
justiceof the peace, school examiner, and school inspector.
He was born in Coe Township December 12, 1856, making him in his 41st year.
Funeral was held at the Mt. Pleasant residence conducted by Rev. Vanarman,
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