This week I am posting the obituary for my 2nd great-grandfather, Andrew Yawman, who died on Christmas Eve 1891. I was surprised that his obituary was so much shorter than that published for his wife, Catherine (Sitterly) Yawman who died in August 1889; her obituary can be found here.
|Source: "Mortuary," Dallas Morning News, 26 Dec 1891, p. 4, col. 3; digital images, GenealogyBank (www.genealogybank.com : accessed 4 Feb 2011).|
Denison, Tex., Dec. 24.--Andrew Yawman, aged 85, died this evening. Mr. Yawman has grown great-grandchildren living in Denison.”
© 2011 Denise Spurlock