Obit: Henderson, John H. (1849 - 1919)

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----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 06/05/1919

Henderson, John H. (4 OCT 1849 - 30 MAY 1919)

John Hood Henderson was born at Kingston, Ontario, Canada, on Oct. 4, 1849, and died at his home in this village (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) on Friday evening, May 30, 1919. For many years past deceased was ill with stomach trouble. Two years ago last fall he underwent an operation at Rochester, Minn., since which time he enjoyed fairly good health, until on Monday of last week he became seriously ill. Mr. Henderson moved with his parents to Iowa in early boyhood, where he resided until reaching man's estate. He came to Thorp in 1881 with his family and this place has been his home since. His wife died after a brief illness in May 1915. He leaves one daughter, Mrs. John E. Ambrose of Owen, Clark County, two sisters, Mrs. J. S. Green of Eau Claire and Mrs. E. LoPage of Altoona, also two brothers, Dr. Henderson of Bemidji, Minn. and Wm. Henderson of Sorona, Wis. The funeral took place on Monday afternoon from the residence, Rev. George Crow officiating, interment followed in the Thorp Village Cemetery.



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