Ed Clark Dead

WICHITA.  Edward Clark, a prominent ticket broker and business man of Wichita, died in that city of apoplexy this week. The Hutchinson Gazette, Hutchinson KS. Thursday, January 17, 1895. Page 2. (c) Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical...

Calvin Race Buried Yesterday

Calvin Race, an old settler and esteemed citizen, was buried yesterday. He died suddenly of heart disease Sunday night at 11 o’clock. He was justice of the peace for Valley Center township, Sedgwick county, and father of A.C. Race, deputy treasurer of your...

Founder of Montana, Kansas Dies

Josiah Hinman, founder of Montana, Kansas, the first town built in what is now Colorado, died recently at his home in Vergens, Vermont. He was the leader of the first party that left Lawrence, Kan., for Pike’s Peak in May, 1858.  In February, 1859, the new town of...