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Surnames: Childers; Maupin; Hinton
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Services Set For Richfield Woman
RICHFIELD, March 4 – Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Jane Fulbright, 82, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Methodist church by the Rev. Bert A. Powell. Interment will be made in the Richfield cemetery under direction of the Burdette mortuary.
Mrs. Fulbright died Thursday at St. Valentine’s hospital, Wendell. She was born June 19, 1867, in Oregon and resided in Richfield many years before moving to Jerome recently.
Survivors are her husband Henry Fulbright, Jerome, and one sister Mrs. Allie Angel, Valier, Mont. Preceding her in death was a son by a previous marriage who died while serving with the armed forces in the Pacific area.
Twin Falls, Idaho
March 5, 1950
The Idaho State Historical Society has a listing of newspapers on its web
site and the years and communities covered. You can look for the appropriate
newspaper on their website, and then write the individual below with as exact
a date as you have and they will notify you of the research and copy fee.
Keep in mind they charge a minimum of $5.00 whether they find anything or
not. Copying costs were very low. They also have an on-line listing of
county and city directories that they will search. I found my
great-grandfather's obituary through them quite easily and very
The following family lived at Bliss in Gooding County for several years:
Riley Blair THORP; b 31 Mar 1872 at Scio, Linn Co, OR; d 17 Apr 1941 at Bliss, Gooding Co, ID; m 28 Oct 1900 at Caldwell, Canyon Co, ID to Eddith May PARRISH. Their children were:
Keith Thom THORP; b 13 Nov 1902 at Caldwell; d 12 Jan 1942 at Nampa
Marguirette THORP; b 19 Jul 1908 at Bliss; d 21 Sep 1997 at Hamilton, Ravalli Co, Montana; m Narvell Leslie Allen on 20 Jul 1925 at Bliss.
What newspaper would I look for to find obituaries in 1925 and 1941?
Both Riley B & Eddith May Thorp are buried at Elmwood Cemetery in Bliss. Does anybody know who keeps the records for Elmwood that I could contact for information?