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 - W. J. Stone was united In marriage to Mlis...
W. J. Stone was united In marriage to Mlis Ellen 6. foster on "June IS, 18CJ. la . Spottsylvanln county, Vli glnta. ... Her brothers were Edwin, War glnta. H brotners were lauwin, war - renton, John A., Robert, James and T Thomas rosier, ail or wnom serrea 10 th. confederate army except Wil renton Foster, who waa. captured be fore he could join the army and made prisoner at Point Lookout for two rara. Bob ana jemes roster were leverely wounded In battle and Colonel nomas Foster W, as mortally wounded nils leading his regiment; In a charge Wilson creek. He was the first man raise a hostlls flag In the old court bottse In Springfield. Itev. Thomas A. Foster an Foster, the only survivors ot the, re markable brothers, reside near Sparta, In Christian county, On April 1. 18G8. Dick Btnne located with his family on a tract of land,, two miles east of Sparta, wtier. they re mained nntll a, few yeari ago, when ther cam. to Bprrngfield. II. has - B, It djtobertf . ralaed twelve children, ot Whom J sUU survive. These are Mrs. Nora Hoke ot Bparta, John T. Ptone. DhvaU Bluffs, Irk, IL R fltona, Oklahoma; Mrs. Julia Hoke, 8prlngfield Mrs. Leant Waters. MonetU Robert ..D. Btone, Kansns Pity ; James Btone, Dal las, Tex.; Oliver a Btone, Memphis, Teon.j Thomas B. Btone, Bprlngfleld kTrs. Ke'.ll. Johnson, Bprlngfleld, and Barton Bton Bp(Ipgfiel4. It ts a Remarkable Remarkable fact that notwithstanding the large number ot children In this family, thta la the first and only sickness sickness or death that has ever occurred. "the' following members 6t Campbell camp have been detailed to act aa pall bearers: J. C. Gardner, H. 8. Duncan, R. M. StancllL R. & Browulow, J. E. Elliott - and N. B. Hogan,

Clipped from The Springfield News-Leader19 Jun 1903, FriPage 5

The Springfield News-Leader (Springfield, Missouri)19 Jun 1903, FriPage 5
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