Clipped From Estherville Daily News
to to In Memorium. DIED: At the home of his son, E. C. Smith, of Swan Lake township, July 4th. 1895, Hiram Smith. Hiram Smith was born iu Ellsburgh Jefferson county ,',New York .June 16th., 1823. He was married to Miss Betsy Wood, of Ellsburgh, Jan. 5th., 1843, who died Feb. Hth.. 1854. Two child- en were born of this in image; Eitou Smith, of Oswego, 111., and Mrs. E. O. Hibbard, of Manly Junction, Iowa. After the death of his Crst wife, he moved to Illinois where he was married, Feb. 27lh., 1855, to Mrs. Gertrude J. Miller, or Bristol, 111. Of this marriage two children were born, Dorlesky and Eddie Smith. Ue removed from Illinois to Viuton, Iowa, Oct. 10th., 1863, where he resided until this spring when lie came tft Emmet county. While living at Vin- tou he suffered the loss of bia second wife, Sept. 26th., 1881, since which time be bas made bia home with bis son Eddie- He was stricken with La Grippe last winter f rom which be never recovered and which was the cause of bis death. Died: Friday the nftli of June, o abcess in the throat, Wibna, the tbree year old daughter of Mr, and Mrs. C. 8. Burtlett. The funeral services were held Sunday afternoon ut^ tbe home, conducted by BeV. J.