Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville Democrat
Mrs. Mildred Spellman, age 86, widow of Chris
Spellman, died at 12:30 a.m. today at her home at 338 East Jackson Street. She had been ill for the past
two years and in a serious condition for the past four weeks.
Tuesday May 15, 1945
MRS. SPELLMAN DIES AT HOME
AGED RESIDENT DIES
AFTER LONG ILLNESS
Mrs. Spellman was born in Tipton county on March 26,
1859, the daughter of Joseph and Hettie Hendrickson. She was a member of the First
Baptist Church in this city. She is survived by three daughters and one son, Mrs. Berniece Leffler, Mrs. Bessie
Worden & Alonzo Mount of this city & Mrs. Deprez Smith of Indianapolis. Also
surviving are one brother Ben Hendrickson of Hendricks township; 9 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren
and one great-great grandchild and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at C. F. Fix
& Son Mortuary Thursday at 2 p.m. with Dr. Walter R. Hand officiating. Burial will be made in the Pleasant
Grove cemetery in Noble township. Friends may call at the Fix Mortuary after 7 p.m. today.
Submitted by Barb Huff
The Indianapolis Star
The funeral of
Samuel D. Spellman, a holder of many business interests, who died in New
York last Saturday, will be held at his Indianapolis residence, 2016 North
Meridian street, Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. An attack of pneumonia,
which lasted only a week, was the cause of Mr. Spellman's death.
November 9, 1915
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Mr. Spellman was the head
of the George D. Emery lumber corporation, which has large
interests in Honduras, Nicaragua and other countries of South America. Mr.
Spellman spent much of his time in South America, living twenty-five years in
Nicaragua, where he had charge of the lumber interests of that country for his
company. His widow, Mrs. Emma Prang Spellman; a daughter, Mrs.
Robert Tysdall; a brother, Herbert G. Spellman, and a
sister, Mrs. Clark Mallery, survive.
Contributed Virginia Latta Curulla
An Indianapolis Newspaper
Spellman, Kate (of Shelby County) / Death of, N.
July 28, 1886
Page 1 column 1
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