Bridget A. Folks Obituary
(Easter Anna Dancer)

Clark County Clipper, June 5, 1902

(Easter Anna Dancer)

Bridget A Folks was born in Preston county, West Virginia, March 11th, 1848; married to John S. Folks, Easter Sunday, April 2nd, 1871; departed this life at their home near Ashland, Kansas, May 30th, 1902, aged 54 years, 1 month and 19 days.

Deceased maiden name was Easter Anna Dancer, but when she was baptized into the Catholic Church in 1871, she was christened Bridget A. Folks.  After her baptism she remained a consistent member of the church to her death.

In 1883 the Folks family came to Sedgwick county, and in 1885 they removed to this county where they have lived since.

To Mr. and Mrs. Folks were born ten children, five boys and five girls and of these there are living the five boys and three girls.

Deceased was a good woman, quiet and unassuming, and seemed devoted to her family, with whom the community sympathize in this hour of their bereavement.

Contributed by ~Shirley Brier~ October 4, 2005.

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