Name: Lucy Clara GARTHWAITE 1
Birth: 12 AUG 1872 in Milton Junction, Rock Co., Wisconsin
Death: 19 JUL 1936 in Milton, Rock Co., Wisconsin
Religion: Seventh-Day Baptist
Change Date: 19 JUN 2007
Census: 1880 Milton Junction, Rock Co., Wisconsin: age 7
Lucy Clara (Garthwaite) Barnes 1872-1936
Milton Newspaper Obituary
"The Milton Junction Telephone", Milton Junction, Wisconsin, Thursday, July 23, 1936, p 2.
Lucy Clara Garthwait was born at Milton Junction, Wisconsin, August 12, 1872, the daughter of Lucius H. and Hannah S. Jenkins Garthwait, and died at her home on Madison Avenue in Milton Sunday morning, July 19, 1936.
She was married to Elmer L. Barnes November 15, 1894. Mr. and Mrs. Barnes made their home in Fort Atkinson for about six years, in Milton Junction for two years, and for the past 34 years have lived in Milton. Mrs. Barnes is survived by one daughter, Lottie Luella, Mrs. W. H. Dunwell of Riverside, California; George Richard of Milwaukee; and Herbert Elmer of Santa Maria, California. She is also survived by two brothers: Samuel Garthwait of Norwood Park, Illinois and William Garthwait of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, and one sister Mrs. Nettie Tanner of Milton Junction. There are five grandchildren.
In early life Mrs. Barnes joined the Seventh Day Baptist Church of Milton Junction, later moving her membership to Milton. She was especially active in the work of Circle 2 of the Milton church. For better than ten years she maintained a room in her home as a work room for the Circle. She was deeply interested in King's Daughters, for years supervising the sending of Christmas cheer boxes.
Memorial services were held in the Milton Seventh Day Baptist church, Wednesday, July 22. Interment was in the Milton cemetery.
Father: Lucius Henry GARTHWAITE b: 30 DEC 1838 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York
Mother: Hannah S. JENKINS b: 2 JUL 1835 in Scotch Plains, Union Co., New Jersey
Elmer Levi BARNES b: 7 MAR 1873 in Milton Junction, Rock Co., Wisconsin
15 NOV 1894
in Milton Junction, Rock Co., Wisconsin
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