The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday April 6, 1905
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Estimable Woman Dies at Her Home in Marion—Interment Here
          P.P. Fettig, proprietor of the Ray House, received the sad news Thursday night of the death of Mrs. Thomas Trackwell at Marion, Indiana.  The decedent had been ill for some weeks with pneumonia.  She was a sister of Mrs. Fettig.
          Mr. and Mrs. Trackwell were well known and highly esteemed in Shelbyville, having lived here for many years. About five years ago they moved to Marion.
          Mrs. Josephine Trackwell, daughter of Wm. E. and Mary V. Higgins, died at her residence in Marion, Indiana, at 8 p.m., Thursday, March 30, 1905, of pneumonia at the age of 46 years. She was married to  Thomas Trackwell in 1883 and unto this union were born five children, one son and four daughters.
          The husband, children, mother, Mrs. Mary Higgins, one brother, Tilson Higgins, of Liberty township, and three sisters, Mrs. George Zoble, of Liberty township, Mrs. P.P. Fettig, of this city, and  Mrs. Victor Fettig, of Seymour, survive her.
          The remains were brought to Shelbyville, Saturday at 1:44 p.m., and taken to the home of Mrs. George Zoble, in Shelby township. The funeral services were held at the St. Vincent Catholic church at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Contributed by Barb Huff for John Ballard

The  Shelby  Democrat
Thursday March 17, 1881
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          TRACKWELL-On Sunday evening at the residence of  Mr. William Ensminger, near Fairland, Mrs. Catherine Trackwell, of inflammatory rheumatism.
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          The funeral of  Mrs. Catherine Trackwell  will occur tomorrow morning at 10:30 o'clock.  Rev. W. T. Jolly will conduct the exercises.
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          Mrs. Catherine Trackwell, mother-in-law of  Mr. Andy J. Ensminger, died Sunday night near Fairland. Mrs.  Trackwell was a most estimable lady, and her death will be sincerely mourned by a large circle of friends.
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          The funeral services of the late Mrs. Catherine E. Tackwell occurred yesterday morning at the residence of  A. J. Ensminger.  A large concourse of friends followed the remains to the City cemetery.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Bob McKenzie

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