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CRABTREE, William – (d. 1916)

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Pneumonia Takes Man by Death In a Night Evansville, Ind., Jan. 19 — William CRABTREE, of Calhoun, Ky,, was out hunting Saturday afternoon and returned to the home of his brother-in-law, Logan OSBORN, 12 Ewing avenue, ate a hearty supper and went to bed. Alarmed at his non-appearance yesterday a knock was made on his… Continue reading

JOHNSON, J. Calhoun – (d. 1909)

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Title: Two Deaths of Prominent Todd County Citizens J. Calhoun JOHNSON died in this city this afternoon at 3 o’clock.  The deceased came from Calhoun, Ky., to this county, and married Miss Eliza PERKINS.  He had been a resident of the county 25 years.  He was sheriff at one time.  He was the supervisor of… Continue reading

CASEY, Henry – (d. 1906)

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Title: Disappointed in Love Calhoun, Ky., Jan. 25 — Henry CASEY, a well-t0-do farmer of this county, shot himself at the home of Frank McDANIEL Sunday night at 9 o’clock, but his body was not discovered until Monday morning. The suicide is supposed to have been caused by a love affair as in the young… Continue reading

GALLOWAY, Pete (d. 1923)

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Farmer Brooding Over Death of Only Son, Takes Life on Christmas Day Calhoun, Ky., Dec. 25 – Pete GALLOWAY, 62, prominent McLean county farmer, ended his life with a shot gun early this morning at his house, four miles from Rumsey. Mr. GALLOWAY and his wife were at the breakfast table.  Ten days ago, his… Continue reading

HICKMAN, George W. (d. 1906)

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Death Ends Career of Senator Hickman – Complication of Diseases Fatal to Prominent Member of Assembly Owensboro, Ky., Sept. 18 – Senator George W. HICKMAN, of McLean county, died at his home in Calhoun of a complication of diseases.  For the last few weeks his condition has been critical and his relatives were at his… Continue reading

Goodwin, Albert (d. 1916)

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Killed in Mexico Soldier’s Mother at Calhoun Received Report of Death Calhoun, Ky., May 10. – Mary L. Goodwin, colored, Sunday received a telegram from army headquarters at Columbus, New Mexico, which announced the death of her son in an engagement with Villistas.  The telegram says: “Regret to inform you that private Albert Goodwin.  Company G.… Continue reading