Princeton Democrat Newspaper Dated March 10, 1916


FT. BRANCH, Ind., March 10—(Special to The Democrat)—The death of Mrs. Katherine Blythe occurred at 5 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, March 8, 1916, at her home  here, following an illness due to a complication of diseases.

          The funeral was held at 2 o’clock Friday at the General Baptist Church. Interment was in the Walnut Hill cemetery.

Mrs. Blythe, youngest daughter of David and Rebecca Robinson, was born at the old Robinson homestead two miles north of here, on June 28, 1848.

She was married to Thomas Blythe October 30, 1870.

The deceased was 67 years old and is survived by one son, Craig Blythe, of this place, a former resident of Princeton, and three grandchildren, and two brothers, Richard and James Robinson, who reside in the vicinity of this place.

Mrs. Blythe was a well-known and highly esteemed woman and loved by all who knew her.

She was a member of the General Baptist church at that place.