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Title: Obituaries Williamsport, IN. Warren Review- Thursday, April 30, 1896 Edition
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James Mitchell, an old and respected citizen of West Steuben,died suddenly from heart disease, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Clara Trimble in West Lebanon last Friday. He had been in poor health for some time. The funeral services conducted by Rev. Wilmer were held Sunday from the residence of Mrs. Trimble in West Lebanon. Mrs. Thomas Colyer, living one mile north of Independence, died at 4 a.m. Saturday from consumption. Mrs. Colyer was an aunt of C. A. Mounts of this place and had been ill for some time past. She was a member of Laural Lodge, Daughters of Rebecca of Independence under the direction of which order the funeral services were held Monday. Interment took place in Independence Cemetery. William Patton, a well known farmer of the Beech Grove neighborhood, south of Marshfield, dropped dead from heart disease, while walking about the yard Tuesday evening. He was apparently well up to the time of his death. The aged mother of R. G. Odle of Adams, died at the above place the 13th inst. She was the wife of Thomas D. Odle and came to this county from Ohio in 1831. Alfred Egbert, 22 years old, in a fit of anger shot Mrs. Haske and her two children, then teh sheriff and his deputy, who atempted to arrest him, then killed himself at Rockville, Parke County last Saturday morning. All six lay dead at Rockville Sunday. The quarrel arose between yound Egbert and the woman over the price of some hogs. John Ramser, a well-known farmer, while trading at Covington, suddenly sank down and expired of heart disease.

Date: 4/30/1896
Origin: Warren Review Extracted from Microfilm
Author: Sharon Roberts
Record ID: 00003547
Type: Obituary
Source Archive: Williamsport-Washington Township Public Library
Date Entered: 4/22/2014
Entered By: Chris Brown

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