Date of Death: 21 Dec 1912 
Subject: James Lewis Proffit 
Source: Holt County Sentinel, 27 Dec 1912, p. 3

James Proffit, the eldest of the brothers, George, Harve and Robert, died at the Sisters' hospital in St. Joseph, Saturday last, December 21, from locked bowels.  His brother, Harve and Robert, were down to see him, Saturday.  He died the same evening.  We hope to be able to publish an obituary next week.  He resided in Andrew county.