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Early Texas Newspapers.  A collection of early death notices and obituaries from the Irving Index.  Irving, Texas is located in Dallas County.  These are extracted from early 1900 newspapers.
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Newspaper of Irving, Texas 1915
The following are obituaries and death notices extracted from the Irving Index.  This newspaper was one of the first newspapers in Irving, Texas.  Irving, Texas is located in the Northwest area of Dallas County.  These are presented in alphabetical order although there are many other names in each article.  Spelling and punctuation has been left as found in the articles.  An extensive list of deaths in Dallas was also published in The Irving Index in 1915.  They have been listed on separate pages.

Names starting with:  A-E   F-L   M-T   U-Z   
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13 May 1915
J. H. WHITE, an old Irving Area Citizen Passes Suddenly Away
Mr. J. H. WHITE, aged about 78 years, died suddenly last Thursday, May 6th, near Kit.  He had been in feeble health for some time but the end came suddenly and unexpectedly to this children.
The remains were laid to rest in kit cemetery Friday, with impressive services by Rev. Mr. DAY  of the New Providence Baptist church.
Mr. WHITE came from Tennessee with his family and located in the Irving area as far back as the 70's or early 80's.  He lived the life of a good citizen here, and held the esteem of all.  His wife passed away weveral years ago, and he was making his home with his children.  He is survived by three sons, all of this vicinity.  They are Lum, Captain and Doc.
Mr. WHITE was an old Federal soldier and was drawing a pension.  A voucher had just been received by him, but not endorsed when he died.
Coincident with the death of Mr. WHITE, came the announcement from Oklahoma of the sudden death also of Mr. F. C. VINCENT, a comrade and companion of years, who recently left here with his family.  His wife discovered him in death in bed when she awoke in the morning.
13 May 1915
Infant Burns to Death.
McKinney, Texas - An infant of Mr. and Mrs. Ben WRIGHT was fatally burned in a fire that destroyed their home at Chambliss, northwest of this place.  This is the second child of Mr. and Mrs. WRIGHT to burn to death in a similar manner.  Six years ago their home upon the same site, was burned to the ground.  Another child was cremated.  The property loss this time was $8000.  The origin of the fire has not been determined.




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