Fred A. Carpenter

Carpenter, Fred - 1890-07-11, notice

It is said that Fred Carpenter was conscious until the last moment, and gave directions concerning all matters pertaining to his business, funeral, etc.

“Town and Neighborhood,” Clay Clay Reporter (Clay City, Indiana), p. 3, col. 3

Carpenter, Fred - 1890-07-11, funeral notice

The funeral service of  Fred A. Carpenter, the young Normal student who was taken sick while attending school in this place, occurred at Cloverland, last Saturday. The exercises were conducted, by Elder J. W. Nye, and the attendance is said to have been the largest ever witnessed upon any similar occasion in that place. W. H. Chillson, J. S. Goshorn, M. Markle, J. E. Travis, P. E. church, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Funkhouser, of Clay City, were present to witness the last sad rites of the popular young man.

“Town and Neighborhood,” Clay Clay Reporter (Clay City, Indiana), p. 3, col. 3

2 thoughts on “Fred A. Carpenter

  1. davidmadison1942

    Gosh, that’s a sad story. Probably something that could have been cured today. Where is he on the family tree.

    Reply

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