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    1. [CALASSEN] Obituary: KINGSBURY, Fred Fillmore
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: elizabeee Surnames: Kingsbury Classification: obituary Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.california.counties.lassen/678/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Fred Kingsbury Death Reported Fred Fillmore Kingsbury, 87-year-old pioneer, died last week in Sacramento and funeral services were held in that city Saturday, it was learned here yesterday. As a child, Kingsbury knew Peter Lassen, Roop, Old Winnemucca and Young Wimmemucca, Piute Indian chiefs of western Nevada. He was a native of Plumas County and one of the first white children in that area. His late brother, Frank Kingsbury, was the first white child born in that territory. His father was a cattle raiser in Honey Lake Valley for many years. For many years before moving to Sacramento, he was employed by the United States land office at Susanville. A daughter, a son and several grandchildren survive. Source: The Nevada State Journal, Reno, Nevada, Tue 23 Feb 1943, p. 3. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board. <br>

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