|Obituary Abstract: Legacy of Kin,
Harold C. Felty, p. 214
Pub. Dahlgren Echo, June 22, 1922
Peter Sinks was born March 11, 1855 in Jefferson Co., IL and died June
13, 1922 at his home in Dahlgren. He was the son of Powell and
Mary Sinks. He married Ruth Hart June 20, 1876. They had 12
children, four died in infancy; 8 survive: Mrs. H. A. Larkins, Dahlgren;
Charles Edward, William Henry and Allie Albert Sinks of Mt. Vernon; Mrs.
Alice Sights of Mt. Vernon; Fred Morlan Sinks, Lincoln; Arthur of Belle
Rive and Powell Sinks of Dahlgren.
Obituary Abstract: Legacy of Kin,
Harold C. Felty, p. 362
Pub. Times-Leader, September 5, 1935.
Mrs. Ruth O. Hart Sinks died May 18, 1935, aged 75 years, at her home in
Dahlgren. She is interred at Crysel Cemetery.