Barnhill, Margaret – Obituary

Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon

Died, in this city Sunday, February 11, 1906, Mrs. Margaret Barnhill, aged 68 years. her last and fatal illness was of short duration.

Deceased was born in Indiana in 1838. She afterwards moved to Nebraska. In 1882 she moved with her husband to Wallowa county, settling near Enterprise. It was in the latter place her husband died in 1902 and since that time she has made her home in this city with her son, John Barnhill.

She had been a faithful member of the Methodist church for forty years, and like all other pioneer women of eastern Oregon had many noble traits and left a host of friends.

Three sons and three daughters remain to mourn her loss.

The remains were interred in the Enterprise cemetery beside those of her husband.

Elgin Recorder Friday February 16, 1906

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