Extracts from Nebraska State Journal & Other Submissions
Nebraska State Journal,
Tuesday Morning, November 1, 1904
[The first part of this article is missing from my photocopy.]
noon. Mr. Hall and Mrs. Thomas arrived from New York with the remains
at 1[?] o’clock Sunday night. The other members of the family, the
Misses Anna and Katherine Thomas and the two brothers,
Glliiard[illegible] and Walter, had reached there earlier. Some Lincoln
friends went to Falls City on Sunday. Mrs. Hall was buried beside her
father, Judge Thomas, formerly one of the foremost lawyers of the state
who was accidentally killed a few years ago while getting on a train at
FALLS CITY, Neb., Oct. 31. – The funeral of Mrs.
John W. Hall was held from the Episcopal church in this city this
afternoon. Mrs. Hall was formerly Miss Cornelia Thomas of this city.
Mrs. Hall died in New York city last week and the remains were brought
here Sunday night accompanied by her husband, John W. Hall and her
mother Mrs. Thomas. Miss Kate Thomas and Walter P. Thomas of Omaha, T.
G. Thomas and wife of St. Joseph, Mo., and Miss Anna Thomas of
Columbus, O., attended the funeral. For several years Mr. and Mrs. Hall
have made their home in New York city.