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Josephine Riggle

Josephine Riggle

Female 1882 - 1949  (67 years)

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  • Name Josephine Riggle 
    Born 15 May 1882  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Nov 1949  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I41654  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2022 

    Father George Washington Riggle,   b. 2 Feb 1854,   d. 31 Oct 1925  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Mary Bennett,   b. 17 May 1861, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1901, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 5 Jul 1881  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14168  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jacob Armstrong Gillham,   b. 6 Aug 1875,   d. 30 Nov 1955  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1899  Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F14170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • THE BLOOMFIELD NEWS, Bloomfield, Greene County, Indiana, Thursday, November 24, 1949, Volume LXXV, Number 5, Page 1, Column 6, "Mrs. Gillham Rites At Kentucky Ridge—Dies at Owensburg Star Route Home Friday

      Final rites were held Tuesday for Mrs. Josephine (RIGGLE) GILLHAM, Owensburg star route resident, at the Kentucky Ridge Church at 1 p. m.

      Mrs. GILLHAM died Friday morning at her home following an illness of two years.

      The deceased was born May 15, 1882, in Dubois County, the daughter of George W. and Mary (BENNETT) RIGGLE. She was married to Jacob GILLHAM, July 12, 1899, who survives her.

      She was a member of the Sullivan Church of Christ.

      Besides her husband, she is survived by three sons, Raymond and Virgil, of Indianapolis, and Claude, of Coolidge, Arizona; seven daughters, Mrs. Lula HACKLER and Mrs. Pauline FULLER, of Owensburg; Mrs. Hazel JACKSON, of Koleen; Mrs. Ollie SPENCER, of Lafayette, Colorado; Mrs. Effie MCNABB, of Greeley, Colorado; Mrs. Beulah HUNT, of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Maude SIPES, of Kirksville, Indiana; twenty-nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.