Husband: James Francomb (1)
Born: 16 Aug 1837 in England
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Wife: Agatha Morton
Born: 20 Mar 1842 in Yorkshire, England (2)
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01 (F): Ella E. Francomb (3 4 5)
Born: 19 Dec 1874 in Apple River, Jo Daviess, Illinois
Died: 21 Dec 1914 in University Park, Mahaska, Iowa (6)
Spouses: Tibbals G. White
Footnotes
  1. Rootsweb (http://www.rootsweb.com), http://www.rootsweb.com/~iljodavi/Townships/AppleRiver/AppleRiverBios1878.htm.

    Francomb, James - farmer; Sec. 33; P. O. Apple River; owns 120 acres of land; was born in England, on the 16th day of Aug., 1837; came from there to White Oak Springs, Lafayette Co., Wis., in 1858; lived there one year; he went to New Diggings (same Co.); there he married Miss Agatha Morton on the 23d of Aug., 1860; she was born in Yorkshire, Eng., on the 20th of March, 1842; they came to this Co. in 1864, and it has been their home since; have had eight children, the living are: Emma, born 7th Oct., 1862; Anna Elizabeth, 8th of Feb., 1868; James Manly, 22d June, 1870; Agnes May, 12th Dec., 1872; Ella Eva, 14th Dec., 1874.

  2. Ibid., http://www.rootsweb.com/~iljodavi/Townships/AppleRiver/AppleRiverBios1878.htm.
  3. Jo Daviess Co. Marriage Book G (http://www.rootsweb.com~iljodavi/vitalsMarrrrbookG.htm).
  4. White Tombstone - Apple River, IL.
  5. Rootsweb (http://www.rootsweb.com).

    Death Notice - Mrs. Tibbels White Mr. W. L. White received a message Tuesday morning informing him of the sudden death of his daughter-in-law, Mrs. Tibbels White, at her home at University Park, Iowa. The remains will arrive here today (Wednesday) and be taken to the White home. The funeral arrangements have not been made, but will be conducted by Rev. Van Alstyne of Scales Mound. The deceased was a daughter of the late James Francomb and was born and reared in this township.

    [http://www.rootsweb.com/~iljodavi/scrapbook/part1.htm
    Scrapbook Gleanings - Part 1
    Scrapbook of Newspaper Clippings
    The original owner of this scrapbook was most likely Sarah Jane Jagger, wife of William Jagger. Their daughter, Minnie, married Chester White, son of John C. and Elizabeth Irvine White. Chester and Minnie White had one daughter, Charleen White.
    The articles are not pasted in the scrapbook in any particular order and most report marriages and deaths in and around Apple River. Area newspapers at the time were the Warren Sentinel-Leader, Stockton Herald and Galena Gazette.]

  6. Ibid., http://www.rootsweb.com/~iljodavi/scrapbook/part1.htm.

    Mr. W. L. White received a message Tuesday morning informing him of the sudden death of his daughter-in-law, Mrs. Tibbels White, at her home at University Park, Iowa. The remains will arrive here today (Wednesday) and be taken to the White home. The funeral arrangements have not been made, but will be conducted by Rev. Van Alstyne of Scales Mound. The deceased was a daughter of the late James Francomb and was born and reared in this township.

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