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Title: Obituaries Williamsport, IN. Warren Review - Thursday, March 2, 1893 Edition
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Lowell, the infant son of Dr. Swank died of pleurisy at 5:30 Monday morning after only about twenty hours illness. The little one was almost four months old and an exceptionally bright child. The funeral services were held from family residence at 2 p.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Myers officiating and interment took place in Hillside Cemetery. The bereaved parents have the sympathies of our entire people in this their unexpected and sad beveavement. Deceased, the youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Johnson of Liberty Township, Warren County, Indiana, died on Tuesday, febraury 21st, 1893, at 2:20 o'clock p.m. by rev. William Wilmer, attended by a large concourse of relatives and friends. The remains were interred in Carbondale Cemetery. George W. Butt, an old and respected citizen of Cheneyville, died suddenly of heart failure recently. The People's Friend says Passenger Conductor W. E. Hildreth of the Indiana Coal Road, was killed coming north Thursday on his run at Tangier. The train broke in two between the baggage car and smoker while he was passing over the coupling, precipitating him to the track where he was run over and instantly killed. He was one of the oldest conductors on the road having been on since the road has been operated by its present management, the C. & E. I. Company. He was a kind and obliging man and very popular with the traveling public. He leaves a family who resides at Englewood, Ill. He was about 60 years old and had been railraoder many years.

Date: 3/2/1893
Origin: Warren Review extracted from microfilm
Author: Sharon Roberts
Record ID: 00003399
Type: Obituary
Source Archive: Williamsport-Washington Township Public Library
Date Entered: 1/28/2014
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Entered By: Chris Brown

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