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TJADEN, Tjade 1850-1904


Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 9/24/2010 at 17:55:24

Wellsburg Suicide!

Tjade Tjaden, a Well-known Citizen of Wellsburg, Commits Suicide

Deed Committed This Morning

Missed by his Family and Found Hanging in the Barn

Tjade Tjaden, a well-known citizen of Shiloh township, living four miles west and one mile south of Wellsburg, was found in the barn early this (Thursday) morning hanging by his neck.

No reason is given for his committing the rash deed. He was missed by the members of his family in the morning and search being made he was found dead as stated.

He leaves a wife and several children, two of them are married and three are living at home. One daughter, Mrs. Amos Show, lives at Morrison.

The coroner was notified and the inquest held this afternoon.

--The Grundy Republican (Grundy Center, Iowa), 1 December 1904, pg 1


Tjade Tjaden, a prosperous farmer living four miles west of Wellsburg in Grundy county, committed suicide by hanging himself in his barn. He was about 50 years old and leaves a wife and five children. No reason is known for the act.

--Weekly Tribune (Moulton, Iowa), 9 December 1904


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