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Abstracts from the originals

Label
1975-1996
Inclusive dates
1975-1996
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1975-1996, collected by Ben Ritter of Winchester, Virginia, consisting of typed transcripts abstracted from obituaries in the Winchester Republican and Winchester Virginian, and records of Funk & Ray, Funk & Son, Kurtz & Haymaker, Kurtz & Kremer, and Kurtz funeral homes of Winchester, Virginia. These records are alphabetical lists of death notices, and funeral services and coffin sales. The abstracts from the Winchester Republican and Winchester Virginian date from 1840-1859, with bulk dates from 1856 to 1859. The funeral records of Funk & Ray, later named Funk & Son date from 1901-1927. The funeral records of Kurtz & Haymaker, later named Kurtz & Kremer, later named Kurtz are divided into fourteen volumes with the following dates: I. 1867-1874; II. 1874-1878; III. missing; IV. 1881-1890; V. 1890-1898; VI. 1898-1904; VII. 1904-1908; VIII. 1908-1913; IX. 1913-1918; X. 1918-1922; XI. 1922-1924; XII. 1924-1926; XIII. 1926-1935; XIV. 1935-1937
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Location of originals duplicates
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society,
Label
Abstracts from the originals
Note
Abstracts from the originals
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
293
Immediate source of acquisition
Ritter, Ben
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000497962
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves.

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