Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  Republican
Friday, December 23, 1960
Local Woman's Son Dies of Heart Attack
Maurice W. Land, 45, died Thursday, Marion County.
Born August 26, 1914, s/o  Homer Land  and  Mrs. Frank Ed. Mitchell.
Survivors:  wife, Gladys Land;  son, Kermit Land, near Wanamaker;  three grandchildren;  mother.
Employee of International Harvester Co.
Little and Sons Funeral Home, Beech Grove.
Burial:  New Palestine Cemetery.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Saturday November 20, 1926
Page 1 column 3
Former Shelby County Resident
Dies at Daughter's Home
          Joseph Henry Land, age 63, formerly of Shelby county, died at the home of his daughter,  Mrs. Jennie Vance  at Acton, at four-thirty o'clock Friday evening.  Death was due to a complication of diseases.  Mr. Land was well known in this county and was a member of the Knights of Pythias and Red Men lodges of London.
          Surviving Mr. Land are his wife, Mrs. Ida May Land, three daughters and two sons.  Short funeral services will be held at the nine-forty-five o'clock Sunday morning at the home of Mrs. Vance in Acton.  Services will be conducted at ten-thirty o'clock at the London M. E. church.  Burial will be in the London cemetery.
Johnson County, Indiana Marriages
Joseph H. Land & Ida May Dake
April 6, 1884
Book 6 page 68
Contributed by Barb Huff for Mary Bittick Gallano

The  Shelbyville  Republican
April 14, 1926
Page 1
          Funeral services for  Mrs. Anna M. Land  who was found dead in bed by her son Tuesday morning will be held Thursday morning at 10:00 o'clock at the Pleasant View church.  Burial will be in the city cemetery at Shelbyville.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Tuesday-Friday  Republican
Shelbyville, Indiana
Tuesday, April 23, 1901
          Fred Land,  a young man well known in this city, was killed by the cars Friday evening at Hamilton, Ohio.  Land lived here he being employed at the Conrey, Birely factory.  He was a member of the local lodge Knights of Pythias.  The funeral will be held Sunday at Harrison, Ohio.  R. W. Harrison and  Lester Clark  will represent Chillon Lodge at the burial.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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