Wyoming Newspaper Project
May 31, 1913
Note: This obituary was first published in the Jireh Record
Henry Jefferson Dupes was born in Ringgold county, Pennsylvania, in the year of our Lord, 1837. He died at the home of his son Newt near Jireh, Niobrara county, Wyoming, May 22nd 1913, aged 76 years, 2 months and 14 days.
On January 20th, 1864 he enlisted in the army, becoming a member of Co. G. 9th Infantry, and served his country for 1 year and 21 days, being honorably discharged on a doctor's certificate for disability.
In 1866 he was married to Miss Mary Jane Barnes and to their union were born 9 children of whom 6 survive - three sons and three daughters. The boys are all residents of Niobrara county, while two fo the daughters live in Nebraska and the other in Idaho.
Mr. Dupes was highly esteemed by his friends and neighbors and his loss will be mourned not only by is devoted wife and children but by a wide circle of friends.
Florence Irene Coen (February 25, 1918 - October 2, 1988)Garold Gibson Coen (December 22, 1913 - September 13, 1986)Dorothy Dupes (June 30, 1921 - October 29, 2009)Frank LaNute Dupes (Date Unknown - June 11, 1942)James LaNute Dupes (Date Unknown - December 15, 1919)James William Dupes (July 24, 1916 - April 17, 2008)Mary Jane Dupes (Date Unknown - April 24, 1927)Susan Irene Dupes (March 21, 1881 - August 31, 1970)Florence E. Thomas (December 3, 1882 - January 6, 1950)Lillie May Thomas (January 23, 1886 - May 24, 1971)
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