Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Chester County, Pennsylvania – comprising a historical sketch of the county, by Samuel T. Wiley, together with more than five hundred biographical sketches of the prominent men and leading citizens of the county.
The following photographs represent the men and women of Chester County Pennsylvania.
Near Summerville, August 30, Mrs. Mary Fetters, aged 56 years. Eastern Oregon Republican, Thursday September 11, 1890
Mrs. Eliza Ann Fetters, 78, died this morning [January 1, 1918] at 8:30 o’clock at her home. Mrs. Fetters was born in Illinois and came to Kittitas County in 1883, having lived here ever since. She leaves two daughters, Mrs. Estella M. Elliott of Seattle and Mrs. Orland Thorp, of Twin Falls, Idaho; five sons, Carl B., Horatio S., Freeman, Joe and Ernest Fetters. The funeral will be from the home tomorrow at 2:30. Rev. W. B. Young will conduct the service, and the body will be buried in the Odd Fellows’ Cemetery. Contributed by: Shelli Steedman
Carl B. Fetters, resident of the Ola section for many years, died at his home in Emmett the first of the week [October 15, 1940] and funeral services were held at the Bucknum Chapel, Wednesday afternoon. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery. Mr. Fetters was born in Knox County, Ill., February 9, 1867, and was married to Lucy B. Milam October 30, 1888. He crossed the plains in a covered wagon in 1896 and homesteaded in Northern Idaho, In 1915 he moved to Ola and a few years ago to Emmett. He is survived by his wife and four brothers, also