Cunningham Tornado 1904

A Kansas Town Visited By A Cyclone Wichita, Kan., April 25 – Cunningham, a town of 200 population on the Wichita & Western railroad, 60 miles west of here was visited by a cyclone Saturday evening.  The roof was blown from the depot, two section houses were...

Cunningham Tornado 1898

A tornado recently destroyed nearly every house in Cunningham, Kingman county.  Fortunately, nobody was killed, but much stock was killed.  The Phillipsburg Herald, Phillipsburg, Kansas.  May 26, 1898.  Page 3.  © Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council...

Martin Cheney Found Dead

Found Dead on His Claim Guthrie, I.T., Dec. 14 – Dr. Martin Cheney, formerly of Kingman, Kan., was found dead on his claim about six miles southeast of here yesterday afternoon.  He had been shot in the head with a rifle and was still warm when it was reported...