Volney "Vol" Dickey (1833-1905)

The following undated newspaper clipping was hand-identified as having been discovered in the Spalding Scrapbook, a book of various local newspaper articles. A copy of the article was placed in the Lowell Public Library's clipping files (LH-Vital Statistics, Vol. 1, page 90). Mr. Dicky's great-great grandson, Ernie Jones, has identified this article as coming from the Oct. 6, 1905, issue of the Grant Park Anchor:
The following article about Volney Dickey was found in the biography section of the clipping files at the Lowell Public Library. It comes from Portrait and Biographical Record of Kankakee County, Illinois. Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, Together with Biographies of all the Governors of the State, and of the Presidents of the United States, © 1893, page 401. The article ends rather abruptly in mid-sentence, with the hand-written note "Only 1 pg sent."


This unidentified obituary comes from the collection of Ernie Jones, Volney Dicky's great-great grandson:
Last updated on May 15, 2009.

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