1888 Obituaries: November 10

obituariesThe following death notices were printed in the Chicago Daily News, November 10, 1888:

“CARROLL-Nov. 9, 1888, at 138 Michigan, removed to Casey’s, southeast corner of Desplaines and Adams-sts., JOHN, beloved son of John and Mary (Donahue) Carroll, aged 24 years and 10 months. Funeral Sunday.”

“CLANERT-FREDERICK CARL CLANERT, Saturday morning, November 10, 1888, aged 5 years, 2 months and 24 days. Funeral Sunday, at 2 p.m., to Graceland.”

“DALY-At the residence of Peter Rogers, 24 Harmon court, JOHN DALY, brother of Mrs. May Hunde, native of parish Ballybrochan, County of Rosecommon, Ireland; a member of Court Mulligan, I.O.O.F.; also member of Van Buren lodge A.O.U.W.; aged 32 years. Funeral by carriages from St. Mary’s church at 10 a.m., Sunday to Union depot, thence by cars to Calvary cemetery, C., M. & St. Paul R. R. Friends of family and members of lodges requested to attend.”

“ELLIS-LOUIS ELLIS- At his stopping-place, 198 W. Madison-st. Massachusetts and England papers please copy.”

“JOHNSON-CHASTER, the beloved son of Charley and Bertha Johnson, aged 3 months and 22 days. Funeral Sunday at 2 o’clock, from 76 Sedgwick-st. to Graceland.”

“FEENEY-At the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Michael Fluneny, 2004 Arnold-st., JOHN FEENEY, aged 81 years. Funeral will leave from the above number at 10 o’clock a.m., Nov. 10, by carriages to Calvary cemetery.”

“HOLLIDAY-Nov. 9, 1888, MARY, wife of George B. Holliday, aged 37 years. Funeral from 520 W. Fulton-st., Sunday at 9:30 a.m.”

“KRAMER-Nov. 9, 1888, at his residence, 57 Canalport-av., MACK KRAMER. Funeral Sunday, Nov. 11, at 1 o’clock, to St. Frances church, thence by carriages to St. Boniface cemetery.”

“MEYOCK-ROSIE, beloved daughter of William and Margaret Meyock, aged 23 years and 5 months. Funeral Sunday, Nov. 11, from parents’ residence, 207 N. Green-st., by carriages to St. Stephen’s church, thence by C. & N. W., railroad to Calvary.”

“MOYLAN-Nov. 9, 1888, at 5306 Carpenter-st., town of Lake, MARTIN SHERIEN, infant son of Cornelius and Maggie Moylan, aged 7 weeks and 3 days. Funeral on Sunday to Mount Olivet.”

“O’BRIEN-Nov. 7, JAMES O’BRIEN, formerly of 55th place, aged 61 years. Funeral Sunday, Nov. 11, from St. Elizabeth hospital, at 10 o’clock, by Milwaukee & St. Paul railway to Calvary.”

“O’SULLIVAN-At his residence, 297 W. 12th-st., DANIEL, beloved husband of Eliza O’Sullivan, and member of Ancient Hibernians, No. 7, and Court Fidelity, No. 27, I. O. F., aged 52 years. Funeral from the above number Sunday, Nov. 11, at 9 a.m., to Holy Family church, and from there by carriages to Calvary cemetery. Friends invited without further notice.”

“POTTER-At St. Elizabeth hospital, Nov. 9, MRS. POTTER. Funeral Sunday from son’s residence at 634 Lake.”

“RAPP-Nov. 8, 1888, at 242 24th-st., EMMA ALBERTINE, daughter of Peter and Belle Rapp, aged 2 years and 2 months. Funeral Sunday at 1 p.m., by carriages to Oakwoods.”

My transcription above is exactly as the notices appeared in the November 10, 1888 issue of the Chicago Daily News with the exception of quotation marks at the beginning and end of each obituary. Abbreviations, capitalization, grammar and references to people, places and things are indicative of the era in which this information was first published.

When possible, the deceased have also been memorialized on Find A Grave.

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