Sparrow & Lydia Frisby's obits
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Rushville Times, Feb. 8, 1873.
Frisby, Mr. Sparrow:Mr. Sparrow, one of the early settlers of this county, departed this life on Tuesday last, at his residence near Rushville, at the advanced age of near 80 years.The deceased took part in the War of 1812, and applied for a pension from the government under the new law, but for some cause he failed to receive it.Mr. Frisby was a native of New York State and removed to this county in 1837, where he has resided ever since--honored and respected by all who knew him.
Rushville Times, March 9, 1877
Frisby, Mrs. Lydia:Died on Tuesday last at the residence of her saon Maxon Frisby, of this vicinity, Mrs. Lydia Frisby, in the 81st year of her age.She was the widow of Sparrow Frisby, who was one of the early settlers of this county.