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Thomas Christopher FELPS1,1

10th Jan 18691,1 - 20th Jul 19331

Life History

10th Jan 1869

Born in Blanco County, Texas.1,1

20th Jul 1933

Died in Rocky Ford, Otero, Colorado.1

Complication following heart trouble

24th Jul 1933

Buried in Fairview Cemetery, La Junta, Otero County, Colorado.1

Other facts

 

Married Margret M TUGMON

Notes

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    Thomas Christopher Felps, Jr
    Birth  Jan. 10, 1869 Blanco County, Texas
    Death Jul. 20, 1933 Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado

    Thomas Christopher Felps, residing on a ranch just east of HollbrookLake, died early this morning at the Mennonite hospital in this city,after an illness of eight weeks. Death was due to complicationfollowing heart trouble.

    Mr. Felps was born in Texas and was 64 years, six months and 11 daysold at the time of his death. His parents were killed by the Indianswhen he was but six months old. Twenty years ago he migrated toColorado and drove into Rocky Ford, with his family in a coveredwagon. A little later he moved onto the ranch just east of HolbrookLake, where he lived continually until his death.

    Deceased is survived by his wife, five sons and one daughter: William,Emmet, Elmer, John and Earl all living in this immediate vicinity, andMrs. Nina Stubblefield, of Anthony, New Mexico.

    Funeral services will be held from the chapel at the Mayer FuneralHome next Mon. morning at 10 o'clock. Interment will take place on thefamily plot in Fairview Cemetery.  The body will lie in state in thechapel at the funeral home Sun. afternoon from 2 to 5 o'clock and inthe evening from 7 to 9.

    Parents:
    Thomas C. Felps (1824 - 1869)
    Eliza V White Felps (1846 - 1869)

    Spouse Margaret M Tugman Felps (1874 - 1959)
    Son William Trace Felps (1902 - 1987)

    Burial Fairview Cemetery, La Junta, Otero County, Colorado

    Maintained by Julie Martin Felps, Originally Created by Patricia Cole(Gerlock) Feb 08, 2009
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #33643196,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=33643196
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