Zelphia Timmons

Zelphia Timmons
born about 1834
died July 18, 1899, in Dayton, Illinois


Mrs. James Timmons Expires at Her Home in Dayton

Mrs. James Timmons died at her home in Dayton this morning at 4:30 o’clock, at the age of 65 years. Death was caused by paralysis. Deceased leaves surviving her husband and one son. Funeral will take place from the house tomorrow at 1 o’clock.1

Mrs. James Timmons died at her home in Dayton at 4 o’clock Tuesday A. M. at the age of 65. She had been a resident of Dayton for a good many years, and was quite well known in Ottawa. Her husband and one son survive her. The funeral took place Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the residence in Dayton.2

Mrs. James Timmons, Tayton [sic], July 183

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1. Ottawa [Illinois] Daily Journal, July 18, 1899
2. Ottawa [Illinois] Republican-Times, July 20, 1899
3. Ottawa [Illinois] Daily Journal, August 17, 1899

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