Mrs. Lydia Shippey, died at the residence of her son-in-law, Enoch Clark, Sunday evening [Apr. 19, 1891], of old age. She had attained the advanced age of eight-five years. She came from Ohio to Indiana and had lived in Aboite township, this county, thirty-five years. Four daughters, three of whom are married, survive her.
Source: Weekly sentinel (Fort Wayne, Ind.). Vol. 60, no. 22 (Apr. 22, 1891), p. .