James Oscar Huggins, 91, died September 17, 1947 at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Orpha McRoberts, Sterling, Colo. He was born in 1856, in Leavenworth County, 5 miles northwest of Leavenworth. He moved with his family to Johnson county in 1870, and lived on a farm in the Black Bob Indian reservation
October 1969 - Orpha McRoberts was born May 2, 1881, in Leavenworth, KS, the daughter of Oscar and Ida May Phillips Huggins. She married George Trotter in 1904 at Lamar and came to Sterling in 1921. Prior to coming here she lived in Holly, Kansas, South Dakota and Lamar, Mr. Trotter died in 1928.