I am not related. I just grabbed a few obits and other items of interest while I was looking through microfilm for my own research.
From the Grant County Herald, 8 Jan 1874, page 3, column 4:
DIED-In Patch Grove, December 26, 1873, of Paralysis, BRIDGET, wife of MILES BARTLEY, aged 62 years, 11 months and 26 days.
Deceased was born in County Sligo, Ireland; emigrated with her family to the United States in 1849, and settled near Geneva, N. Y.; from thence to Galena, Ills., in 1852, residing there two years, when the family moved to Patch Grove where she has resided until her death She was a true Christian lady, beloved by al who knew her, and those who knew her best valued her most as neighbor and friend. She leaves a husband and six children to mourn her loss.