Photograph: Helen Buhrman(n) Chorpenning, Washington County, Iowa, 1898-1980

Helen Buhrman(n), daughter of Theodore Buhrman(n) and Nancy “Nannie” J. Kerr Buhrman(n), was born 4 April 1898 in Pilot Knob Township, Washington County, Illinois. She married Reuben John Chorpenning, son of George B. McClellan Chorpenning and Cora Belle Logan Chorpenning, 28 March 1918 in Washington County, Iowa. Reuben “Rube” Chorpenning died 2 February 1973 in Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa. Helen died there 6 January 1980. They are buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Washington, Washington County, Iowa.

Helen Buhrman

Leroy Ray Garrison death, Pershing, Osage County, Oklahoma, 1931

Leroy Garrison, son of Harry Garrison and Josephine Jack Garrison, died 2 May 1931 in Pershing, Osage County, Oklahoma. Leroy Ray Garrison was 6 days old. He is buried at Dewey Cemetery, Dewey, Washington County, Oklahoma.

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Source: Bartlesville Morning Examiner, Bartlesville, Washington County, Oklahoma, Sunday edition, May 3, 1931, page 3

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Source: Bartlesville Daily Enterprise, Bartlesville, Washington County, Oklahoma, Saturday, May 2, 1931, page 2

Register of Deaths, DeWitt County, Illinois: Sarah E. Logan Givens, daughter of Drury Logan and Sarah Ann Lyons Logan, 1845-1913

Sarah E. Logan, daughter of Drury Logan and Sarah Ann Lyons Logan, was born 27 August 1845 at Marissa, St. Clair County, Illinois. She married Robert Given(s) 10 or 12 February 1863 in Marissa. They moved to DeWitt County, Illinois, in 1865. Their three daughters died in 1888, 1889, and 1896 respectively, all of consumption (tuberculosis). Sarah E. Logan Givens died 9 or 10 August 1913 in Weldon, DeWitt County, Illinois. The DeWitt County Register of Death follows:

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