11 Nov 2002 7 p.m.
Mares Meeting Room- 1722 E 19
Time for a correction! The Omaha City Directory that was donated by the Jacobys was not a 1943 issue, but a 1993. Nothing like being 50 years off, Claire.
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Church of Jesus Olean Catholic Church Colfax County NE 1874 - 1999
Colfax County NE 1874 - 1999
From Fremont TRIBUNE 17 Nov 1902 4:2
The Hooper Sentinel in 1913 had a special in their newspaper called: Well Known Men of Hooper and Maiden Days of Our Women.
100 YEARS AGO BOOK 10 - 1902
to Emma Helgenberger on 05 Nov
Frank M Tillman
Tillman was born at Ernst on the Rhine and Mosel Kries Kochem, Germany, May 10,
1824. After serving his time in the German Army he came to America in 1852 settling
in Detroit, Michigan. He voted for Franklin Pierce for President in the fall of 1852
and has voted for Democratic presidential candidates every four years since that time.
America in 1852 settling in Detroit, Michigan. He voted for Franklin Pierce for President in the fall of 1852 and has voted for Democratic presidential candidates every four years since that time.
At the age of 31, he was married at Detroit, to Miss Anna Enderling, moving from Detroit to Holton, Michigan where he engaged in the hotel business. The year of 1868, he with his family moved to Nebraska, settling on a 160 acre farm in Ridgeley Township where he was three times elected as county commissioner of Dodge County; elected for the first time in the fall of 1872, in 1881 he rented his farm and moved to Hooper purchasing the Hotel property, continuing in the Hotel business for nine years. After moving to Hooper he was elected as supervisor of Hooper Township for three different times, serving six years. Mr Tillman will be 90 years old the 10th of next May and he takes as much interest in the county, state and national affairs to day as anyone in our county. Mr Tillman is a member of the Roman Catholic Church.
From the Hooper Sentinel 27 Nov 1913 8:1,2
In December Newsletter we will publish a brief on one of the Women of Hooper.
Noted in the same newspaper!
Coming Hughs comedians at the Opera House one week commencing Monday December 1. High class vaudeville and photo plays, comedy and western dramas.
10 and 20 cents. Fifty (50) tickets given away FREE at the Opera House on Monday
evening at 4:30 to children under 12 years of age.
Admission 10 and 20 cents. Fifty (50) tickets given away FREE at the Opera House on Monday evening at 4:30 to children under 12 years of age.
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