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Ten Bodies Exhumed, Taken to Greenlawn

“The remains of the parents of James M. Williams and of eight other departed relatives were successfully removed from below Pond Run to Greenlawn cemetery Wednesday evening. Nothing was found left of three other bodies known to have been buried in the family graveyard. Mr. Williams’ father was married four times and the remains of …

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Charles Barnhart Found in Scioto River

“A body recovered from Scioto river Thursday noon was identified as that of Charles E. Barnhart, 67, Chillicothe, retired farmer, who disappeared April 16.” “Identification was made by a son, John Barnhart, Chillicothe, who viewed the body in Melcher funeral home, Thursday night.” “Barnhart identified the body by scars, clothing, a pocket knife, and a …

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The Death of Charley Ziegler

“The announcement of the death of Charles H. Ziegler, of the firm of the Portsmouth Tinware company at his home at Manchester Friday evening, came as a great shock to his many friends in this city. It was known that he had been very ill with something like appendicitis, but reports from his bedside the …

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List of Burials during July 1870 at Greenlawn Cemetery

“The city Sexton, Mr. Yemens, reports the following burials, 26 in number, during the month of July:” 1. Warren Basham, aged five months; disease, pneumonia.3. Winterstine, aged twelve years; disease unknown.3. John Runger; sudden death.5. A drowned child, name unknown.5. Infant child of J. Peck, aged nine months.7. Charles Barlow, aged fifty years; disease unknown.10. …

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Greenlawn Cemetery’s March 1876 Sexton Report

3rd- Christena Meisner, aged fifty-eight years; dropsy.3rd- Henry Martin, aged twenty-nine years; consumption.4th- Julia Salsbury, aged fifty-two years; tumor.6th- Child of Homer Montgomery, aged two months; inflammation of bowels.7th- Martha J. Shoup, aged thirty years; consumption.7th- Maria Debo, aged thirty years; inflammation of bowels.8th- Hettie Stevenson, aged sixty-eight years, consumption10th- Sarah Klotts, aged ninety-three years; …