Elizabeth Frances Simpson
Clark County Clipper, November 9, 1905
At her home in Ashland, Kans., Nov. 1, Mrs. David T. Deffenbaugh, whose maiden
name was Elizabeth Frances Simpson, departed this life.
The deceased was born in Madison county, Ohio, September 26, 1843.
May 17, 1870, she was united in marriage with Mr. David T. Deffenbaugh, who
To this union was born four children, Ota, Simpson, Delia and Dollie, all of
whom are still living, except Delia.
Early in life Mrs. Deffenbaugh made a public confession of religion, and united
with the Christian church, living a useful, consistent religious life for 42
years. For more than a score of years she has been well and favorably known in
this community. She will be greatly missed by her many friends in Ashland and
vicinity. After funeral services at the home, Sabbath afternoon Nov. 5th, amid
a large concourse of friends, the remains were laid to rest in the Ashland
cemetery. The sorrowing husband, daughter and son, and other relatives have the
sympathy of their many friends.
Contributed by ~Shirley Brier~ October 10, 2005.
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