1921-11-17 Sarah Swank obit

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1921-11-17 Sarah Swank obit - Fran-;1"""0 t. IN LINN 63 YEARS Mrs. Phillip...
Fran-;1"""0 t. IN LINN 63 YEARS Mrs. Phillip Swank, 93 Years Old, Oregon Resident for G8 Years, Is Called. M Phillip Swank, 01, one of Ore-ildcst. Ore-ildcst. Ore-ildcst. pi-in'':i, pi-in'':i, pi-in'':i, died at licr g;,a':. Taiimnn, eight miles from Albany, at 7 o'clnr-k o'clnr-k o'clnr-k vesterdnv morn- morn- ing after an illness of several years, . ... " She had been a resident of Oregon for '""Bnd of Li"n county for 03 Mrs. .Swank was bom .September; i"-u i"-u i"-u :" v"Ue canty, Ohio, and came west ny ox team in lrf)-', lrf)-', lrf)-', witn hL.r hu,hnn and tumiy. Sh(. ha,. ' married Decembsr 15, mi, at her h(,g;o in Ohio. ; Mr. att.l M'r:. Swank ami lamilj' set- set- tied fiisi iii C!at-kjini:is C!at-kjini:is C!at-kjini:is ctmoty, near1 Ort'ifon City, and ih;-n ih;-n ih;-n toi.k up a donation donation hind t'laiiii hoar 'f iirilatin, in1 WiisJiiiiK'-ufi WiisJiiiiK'-ufi WiisJiiiiK'-ufi count y thi- thi- following year. 'I'hcy livtd then until lGH, j when tin-y tin-y tin-y tnovi'd (u Linn county and : purchai-x-d purchai-x-d purchai-x-d purchai-x-d purchai-x-d thu farm which remained i tht-ir tht-ir tht-ir hiiif lhf.Tcafter. Mr. Swank died in June, 1919, after. J they had heen married years. At I the first Chautauqua held in Linn county they were awarded a cup for being the oldest living married couple in Linn county. Mr. Swank is survived hy a sister, a brother, six children. 22 ffranH-children ffranH-children ffranH-children and 12 jrreat-grandchildren. jrreat-grandchildren. jrreat-grandchildren. Three children are dead. The sister is Mrs. Ellen Mack, who lives in Ne braska; tho brother is David Foster, whose home Is Missouri. The children are James W. Swank, of Albany; John a,m' : - ". ' ,'i mm. james watson, or income, anu Mm. lrrank Cooper, of Tallman. The funeral will bo held tomorrow aCternoon at 2 o colck from tho resi- resi- , t o 4 r dence. Rev. J. O. Spencer, pastor ofi , . . , . u ... -ii -ii tho Methodist church at Albany, will!. conduct the services, and burial will I be at the Sand Ridge cemetery. j , .t j

Clipped from Albany Democrat17 Nov 1921, ThuPage 2

Albany Democrat (Albany, Oregon)17 Nov 1921, ThuPage 2
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