Last Sad Rites Held For Mrs. Adam Camp

Nancy Jane Hagan, daughter of Thomas and Ruth Hughes Hagan, was born near Astoria May 31, 1857 and departed this life at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Nicholas Weber, Tuesday, August 16, 1932, aged 75 years, 2 months and 18 days.

On June 11, 1876 she was united in marriage to Adam Camp. To this union ten children were born, namely: Mrs. Chas. Brainard of Rogers, Ark., Alva L. of Astoria, Oliver Camp, Mrs. Fred Erb, Mrs. Nicholas Weber, Mrs. Calvin Bainter, Don L. and Orley of near Lewistown and Mrs. Kenneth Schuman of near Rushville. One son, Lemual died at the age of 5 years. Mrs. Camp was the second daughter of nine children, only two brothers surviving, namely, James Hagans of Colchester and Elsworth Hagan of Canton. There are 27 grandchildren living.

Early in life she was united with the Baptist church, later she became a member of the Christian church of Astoria by letter. She remained a faithful member, always attending services when health permitted. The last twelve years of her life has been spent near Lewistown. Her husband passed away Feb. 14, 1928, since that time she has made her home with Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Weber. She has been bedfast for the last three months, during that time she has been lovingly cared for by her children. About a month ago her eldest daughter came from Rogers, Ark., to assist in caring for her.

Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at 2:00 o’clock in the Christian church in Lewistown, the Rev. Ashby officiating. Music was furnished by Christian church quartette. Pallbearers were nephews, namely, Edward Hagans of Colchester, Chas. and Oscar Blue of Astoria, Geo. Camp of Vermont, Raleigh and Chas. Camp of Astoria. Flower girls were the granddaughters, namely, Christina Camp, Doris Bainter, Edith Erb, Frances Weber of Lewistown and Winona Camp of Astoria. Burial was made in Lewistown cemetery.


Published in the Argus-Searchlight on 8/24/1932

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Former Astoria Lady Dies

Mrs. Adam Camp, aged 74 years died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Nichilas Weber, near Duncans Mill Tuesday.

Funeral services will be held at their home Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Burial in the Lewistown cemetery.

Mrs. Camp was a former resident of Astoria.


Published in the Argus-Searchlight on 8/17/1932 (pending)

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