Category: Newspapers



It Sure Rains A Lot!

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1888 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News. More rainy days mean more goodies for us!

1888 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

More Rainy Days for Monica

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1890 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News. She was estimating that 1890 would be finished in June, but thanks to more rainy days, it’s early! 🙂

1890 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

How Monica Uses Rainy Days

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1891 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News. More rainy days for Monica, please! 🙂

1891 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

How Monica Uses Snow Days

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1892 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News. More snow days for Monica, please! 🙂

1892 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

1906 Death Notices in the Gazette and News-Press

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1906 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Gazette and the St. Joseph News-Press. She has since commenced working on 1905 which should arrive soon, considering her dedication!

1906 Death Notices in the Gazette and News-Press

1893 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1893 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News. I’m amazed at how quickly she’s finishing these, as we all know how difficult these old newspapers can be to read!

1893 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

1894 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1894 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News. She’s able to work faster because there are now only two newspapers, but also because the further you go back, the fewer obituaries and death notices are available. But she still parties on! Thanks, Monica!

1894 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald, Gazette and Daily News

1895 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald and Daily News

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1895 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Missouri Herald and Daily News. She’s able to work faster because there are now only two newspapers, but also because the further you go back, the fewer obituaries and death notices are available. But she still parties on! Thanks, Monica!

1895 Death Notices in the St. Joseph, Missouri Herald and Daily News

1901 Death Notices in the St. Joseph Gazette-Herald and Daily News

Monica Schirmer Eshelman has sent in her abstract of the 1901 deaths mentioned in the St. Joseph Gazette and the St. Joseph News-Press. She has since commenced working on 1900 which should arrive soon, considering her dedication!

1901 Death Notices in the St. Joseph Gazette-Herald and Daily News