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From: "Peter McCrae" <>
Subject: [US-OBITS] Fw: MCLAUGHLIN: William McLaughlin 1904
Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2009 21:58:27 +0100


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Subject: MCLAUGHLIN: William McLaughlin 1904


> William McLaughlin Obituarty 1870-1904
> MGAClark (View posts) Posted: 17 Apr 2009 9:58PM GMT
>
> Classification: Obituary
> Surnames: McLaughlin
> Ticonderoga Sentinel Dec 29, 1904 (New York)
> Another family circle was broken by the reaper Death when Wm. McLaughlin
> Jr., was called to his home Dec. 23d,after a long and, in its display of
> endurance and courage, truly remarkable fight for life.
> Will, as he was familiarly known throughout this section, his natural
> athletic ability having given him a wide
> acquaintance, was born in Palmira, Wis, Oct. 20, 1870, but since he was
> two
> years of age has resided in Ticonderoga. Being the only and for twenty one
> years the only son of a family of eight children he was cherished with a
> love that was akin to worship, but
> never for a moment did he forget his filial tenderness and brotherly
> respect. An industrious carpenter, he was always
> faithful to his employers; a genial, whole souled fellow, he was beloved
> by
> a large circle of friends.
> His last and only illness, typhoid fever, was contracted while on a
> hunting
> trip in the Adirondacks. After a six months' siege the fever had broken
> and
> the patient was decidedly on the gain, when congestion of the lungs set in
> and, though the family worked over him until the last, his lungs filled
> rapidly and he quietly passed away at 10:20 o'clock Friday evening.
> The funeral services were held at his home on South Main St., Monday
> mornng,
> Rev. W. H. Mousley officiating. A
> large concourse of relatives and friends, together with the three
> companies
> of the fire department, followed the remains
> to the grave.
>
> I am not related to this person and have no further information.
>




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