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Weeks, Harrison 1843 – 1908


Posted By: Joy Moore (email)
Date: 5/2/2019 at 17:08:43

Source: Twice-A-Week Plain Dealer Jan. 24, 1908, 2, C6

Killed by an Insane Man.
A telegram received at Marshalltown told of the murder of Harrison Weeks, a former resident of Green Mountain county, at Hayes Center, Neb. Herbert Robb, insane, wanted Weeks to settle an imaginary claim for farm land, and demanded money at the point of a shotgun. Weeks laughed at him, and Robb told him to say his prayers. With that remark he shot him, blowing off the top of his head. Robb was captured.

Transcriber’s Note: Find a Grave shows he is buried in Hayes Center Cemetery, Hayes Center, NE, He was born December 6, 1843 and died January 13, 1908.


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