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Fred Loren Waldo

Male 1890 - 1946  (56 years)



Riles Held At Amelia For Mrs. Ella Waldo, Holt County Pioneer

Page 5 of Atkinson Graphic, published in Atkinson, Nebraska on Friday, September 11th, 1942

Funeral services for Mrs. Ella Waldo, 74, pioneer Holt county settler and school teacher, were held at Amelia last Sunday, afternoon. Mrs. Waldo died of a heart attack. Wednesday morning, September 2. at her home in that, village where she had lived since the death of her husband in 1929. She came to this county in 1885 and for a time taught school near her parents’ home 18 miles northeast of O’Neill.


Ella Florence Bishop daughter of John and Elizabeth Bishop was born in Winterset, Iowa, August 2, 18G8, and departed this life at her home in Amelia, Nebr., Sept 2, 1942, at the age of 74 years and one month. She came to Nebraska with her rents in 1884, at the age of 15. In 1885 her father settled on homestead in Holt county 18 miles northeast of O’Neill, where she taught school. She was united in marriage to Hiram E. Waldo at Minneola, Nebr., in Holt county on November 29, 1888. She lived in Nebraska most of her life, except for a few years when they lived near Sidney, Mont. To this union were born nine children. Her husband preceded' her in death at Sidney, Mont., in 1929; also, a daughter, Mrs. Bethel Lull of Poison, Mont in August-1927, and a son, Glen Waldo, of Colorado Springs, Colo.

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Linked toArthur Emery Bishop; Ella Florence Bishop; John Whited Bishop; Mary Liaaie Bishop; Berl Wilbur Waldo; Bethel Rose Waldo; Claudine Elsie Waldo; Esther May Waldo; Fred Loren Waldo; Glen Albert Waldo; Hiram Ebert Waldo; Leone Florence Waldo; Raymond Leland Waldo