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Fairport (Steamboat), death, 8 Jun 1840


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MELANCHOLY DEATH.--We regret to learn, that the second Engineer on the Steam-boat FAIRPORT, which plies between Mackinaw and Chippewa, was instantly killed on the 8th.inst.,by being dragged into the machinery of the boat. We did not learn his name.
      Cleveland Daily Herald
      Thursday, June 18, 1840 p.3 col.1


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Reason: death
Lives: 1
Date of Original:
1840
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13113
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.3514 Longitude: -83.48887
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fairport (Steamboat), death, 8 Jun 1840