Edgar, Harrison 1889-1898
Posted By: Reid R. Johnson (email)
Date: 1/21/2015 at 08:47:47
Postville Graphic, 21 July 1898.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Edgar, North McGregor, have the sympathy of many friends in the loss of their 9-year old boy, Harrison, who was drowned while bathing in the river last Friday.
Added by Joy Moore 11/8/2020:
Source: Decorah Republican July 21, 1898 P 3 C 3
Drowned at McGregor.
McGregor, July 10.— Harrison Edgar, age nine years, was drowned while bathing in the Mississippi river last night. The body was rescued this morning.
Transcriber’s Note: Find a Grave shows he was born Jan. 3, 1889 and died July 15, 1898. He is buried in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
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