I am sending this again because I did not see it post the first time.
I believe that the Oakdale Sanitarium opened after 1905. Interestingly it
is not mentioned in any of the county history books.
Johnson Co. Obit lookup
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| I read an e-mail from Rebekah to Ed about this Sanitarium and wondered why
| G-Grandfather, who suffered with TB, chose to re-locate to Canyon County,
| Idaho for 4 years for his rehab from this very illness. He was born in
| Johnson Co., so one would think that he had knowledge of it!
| According to written history and a rememberance of the very man himself.
| took his family to recoup. My Grandfather, Earl K. Duncan was born there
| 1892. The altitude bothered My G-Grandmother so much, they came back to
| (Sac County). Robert Duncan lived until 1946! Pretty good for someone who
| TB! He was born in 1859. Maybe this Oakdale was not opened in the 1890's?
| thoughts? Thanks, Kathy