Floral, Richland Township.
Kansas 1875 Census Richland Township, Cowley County, March 1, 1875.
Name age sex color Place/birth Where from
S. J. Holloway 28 m w Kentucky Missouri
Sarah S. Holloway 27 f w Tennessee Missouri
J. N. Holloway 9 m w Missouri Missouri
Wm. Holloway 7 m w Missouri Missouri
R. L. Holloway 2 m w Kansas
Mary Holloway 3m f w Kansas
RICHLAND TOWNSHIP 1881:
Holloway, , 34; spouse, Sarah, 34.
FROM THE NEWSPAPERS.
Winfield Courier, November 1, 1877.
RICHLAND TOWNSHIP NOMINATIONS.
The republicans of Richland Township met in convention Oct. 27th, with D. C. Stevens, chairman, and S. W. Phoenix, secretary, when the following nominations were made.
Trustee, M. C. Headrick.
Treasurer, T. R. Carson.
Clerk, James Groom.
Constables, J. Holloway, T. D. Givler.
Winfield Courier, February 3, 1881.
The Richland primary was held at the Richland schoolhouse on Tuesday, January 25th, at 2 o’clock p.m.
Mr. D. C. Stephens was chosen chairman, and L. C. Brown, secretary. After which the following township officers were nominated.
Trustee: H. J. Sanford.
Clerk: J. W. Miller.
Treasurer: L. B. Stone.
Justice of the Peace, North Richland: N. J. Larkin.
Justice of the Peace, South Richland: D. C. Stephens.
Constables: T. D. Givler and S. J. Holloway.
[REPORT FROM “J. W. B.” - FLORAL.]
Winfield Courier, August 18, 1881.
Vegetation is suffering for want of rain, many fields are badly injured; especially so in fields that were not properly cultivated.
New buildings are springing up in the neighborhood. They are generally built in the most substantial manner. A year hence scarcely a scar will be seen in the track of our late unwelcome visitor. Some of our people have actually increased their family representation since the cyclone. More help needed, you see. Messrs. Thirsk and Holloway are the fortunates.
Winfield Courier, February 16, 1882.
COUNTY LEGAL NOTICES.
OFFICE OF COUNTY CLERK, WINFIELD, KANSAS, JANUARY 7, 1882.
Among other proceedings had by the Board the following claims were acted upon as follows.
Name. Kind of Service. Amount.
Daniel Maher Judge. $4.10
D. C. Stevens Judge. $2.00
S. J. Holloway Judge. $2.00
James Bair Clerk. $2.00
J. J. Stephens Clerk. $2.00
[PUBLIC LIBRARY ORGANIZED AT FLORAL.]
Winfield Courier, April 13, 1882.
Notice. At a called meeting of the citizens of the Floral neighborhood, on Tuesday evening, February 5th, a public library was organized. The following named persons were duly elected to serve for the ensuing term of six months.
President: Lewis Stephens.
Vice President: J. Holloway.
Secretary and Librarian: J. H. Sandfort.
Corresponding Secretary: J. M. Bair.
Treasurer: L. B. Stone.
Trustees: Daniel Maher, John Casper, Lewis Stephens.
(The constitution and by-laws are too extended for publication this week, but will appear as soon as we can spare room for them. ED.)
Winfield Courier, February 15, 1883.
The following township officers were declared elected by the Board of Commissioners at their canvass of the vote on Tuesday.
RICHLAND: H. J. Sandfort, trustee; C. H. [?U.?] Bing, clerk; J. R. Cottingham, treasurer; D. C. Stephens and A. D. Kennedy, J. P.’s; S. J. Holloway and A. O. Welfelt, constables.
Winfield Courier, January 24, 1884.
The Republican Primary convention of Richland Township met pursuant to call of Township Central Committee, at Summit schoolhouse, on January 19, 1884. Adam Stuber was chosen chairman and S. J. Holloway, secretary, and proceeded to nominate candidates for township offices. James Groom was chosen as candidate for Trustee; N. J. Larkin, for Clerk; J. R. Cottingham, for Treasurer; J. W. Watt, for Constable of North Richland; J. S. Holloway, for Constable, South Richland. Road Overseers: District No. 1, Phillip Stuber; District No. 2, W. J. Shrubshell; District No. 3, S. J. Holloway; District No. 4, J. S. Hamilton. After ordering the minutes of the Convention published in the Winfield COURIER, the meeting adjourned. S. J. HOLLOWAY, Secretary.
Winfield Courier, February 21, 1884.
Office of the County Clerk, Winfield, Kansas, February 12th, 1884.
BOARD met in regular session agreeable to adjournment of January 16, 1884. Present: S. C. Smith (Chairman), Amos Walton, Commissioner, County Attorney, and J. S. Hunt, County Clerk.
Among other proceedings the following claims were allowed the Judges and Clerks of the February 5th 1884 election...paid from $2.00 to $6.00.
RICHLAND SOUTH TOWNSHIP.
Judges: Daniel Maher, D. C. Stephens, M. W. Irwin.
Clerks: S. J. Holloway, H. H. Robbins.
REPUBLICAN COUNTY CONVENTION.
Winfield Courier, Thursday, September 24, 1885.
Delegates: J. R. Cottingham, Adam Stuber, S. J. Holloway, J. S. Bowker, J. P. Groom, D. C. Stephens.
Alternates: J. Cooper, N. J. Larkin, J. O. Van Orsdol, J. A. Childs, T. R. Carson, J. R. Cole.
Mary A. Holloway marries Chas. F. Keeney...
Winfield Courier, Thursday, October 15, 1885.
Chas. F. Keeney and Mary A. Holloway are the latest matrimonial victims according to the everlasting records of the P. J. With the approach of cold weather, the Judge anticipates a big increase in the matrimonial market.
Arkansas City Republican, Saturday, October 17, 1885.
Since our last issue, Judge Gans has issued the following permits to wed.
Chas. F. Keeney and Mary A. Holloway.