Jane Budge

Mrs. Budge died last night at 12 o’clock, in the 68th year of her age.  She leaves four sons in this city to mourn her loss, viz:  William, John, George and Harry.  The funeral will take place to-morrow, (Wednesday), at 2 o’clock p.m., from her late residence.  (Grand Forks Daily Herald, Tuesday Morning, November 20, 1883, Volume 5, Number 17, Page 1)

Obsequies of Mrs. Jane Budge.  Yesterday afternoon at 2 o’clock the last sad rites were paid to the remains of Mrs. Jane Budge, who departed this life on Monday night at 12 o’clock, in the 68th year of her age.  Mrs. Budge was born in Southronaldshay, Orkney, Scotland, and came to Grand Forks in the year 1879, where she has since resided.  In life, Mrs. Budge was a true Christian and a most estimable lady, and practiced those virtues which belong only to true womanhood, and which are the emblem of purity and goodness.  In her death a kind mother and a good friend are gone.  She leaves four sons in this city to grieve over her loss, viz:  John, William, George and Henry.  Her funeral took place yesterday afternoon from her late home.  Services were held at the residence of Wm. Budge by Rev. N. W. Cary, pastor of the Presbyterian church of the city, and her funeral was one of the most largely attended ever witnessed here.  (Grand Forks Daily Herald, Thursday Morning, November 22, 1883, Volume 5, Number 19, Page 1)

Mrs. Jane Budge, the devout and estimable Scotch lady who died at Grand Forks the past week, aged 68, leaves four sons there who have a good share of the old Scotch virtues.  (The Saint Paul Daily Globe, Sunday Morning, November 25, 1883, Volume VI, Number 329, Page 7)


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