[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Killed by Protruding Tree


Posted By: Bruce Kuennen (email)
Date: 11/6/2018 at 07:25:40

Killed by Protruding Tree.

FORT DODGE, Ia., Oct. 27. George Johnson, a boy 16 years of age, who has been working for his uncle two miles south of Callendar, was fatally hurt while on horseback. As he rode rapidly into Ed Andrews' yard he attempted to turn the horse around a tree. The animal made a sudden turn to the left and the boy, leaning to the right. was struck by the tree and knocked off the horse.

Source: New Hampton Gazette, October 31, 1899, accessed at New Hampton Public Library Digital Archives


Webster Documents maintained by Jena Patzner.
WebBBS 4.33 Genealogy Modification Package by WebJourneymen

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]