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The death of Mrs. Oscar TILFORD took place at the family home, 231 South Kansas Avenue. Funeral services were held at the home conducted by Rev SCRIVNER. Ella BROWN, the daughter of the late JR and Susane BROWN, was born Dec 8, 1858 in "Old Lanesfield" , near what is now Edgerton, KS. S

he was raised in Olathe and on Dec 27, 1877 she married Oscar TILFORD. Besides living in Kansas City for two year then Winfield, they lived the rest of their lives in Olathe when they returned in 1890. Emma was baptisted in the Chirstian Church at the age of 12 by Rev. Alexander MCKEEVER. She was described as a very Christian, womanly, woman

. For a number of years she was president of the Ladies Ald and C.W.B.M. and was the charter member of the Sigourness club. She is survived by her husband, a son Floyd in Wichita, a daughter Mrs. L.W. SANFORD of Kansas City, a sister Mrs. Fred PRATT of Kansas City and a brother J.R. BROWN of Olathe, A daughter, Jennie passed away at the age of 2 years. Burial took place on 01/27/192

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2017.07.29
TILFORD, Alla Nora BROWN Obit

The death of Mrs. Oscar TILFORD took place at the family home, 231 South Kansas Avenue. Funeral services were held at the home conducted by Rev SCRIVNER. Ella BROWN, the daughter of the late JR and Susane BROWN, was born Dec 8, 1858 in "Old Lanesfield" , near what is now Edgerton, KS. She was raised in Olathe and on Dec 27, 1877 she married Oscar TILFORD. Besides living in Kansas City for two year then Winfield, they lived the rest of their lives in Olathe when they returned in 1890. Emma was baptisted in the Chirstian Church at the age of 12 by Rev. Alexander MCKEEVER. She was described as a very Christian, womanly, woman. For a number of years she was president of the Ladies Ald and C.W.B.M. and was the charter member of the Sigourness club. She is survived by her husband, a son Floyd in Wichita, a daughter Mrs. L.W. SANFORD of Kansas City, a sister Mrs. Fred PRATT of Kansas City and a brother J.R. BROWN of Olathe, A daughter, Jennie passed away at the age of 2 years. Burial took place on 01/27/1920.
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2018.03.14
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Posted by Norman P on 03/14/2018