|Death: ||Oct. 5, 1918|
Oct. 5, of pneumonia, Edward J., son of John B. and Emma Boese, aged 33. Funeral Wed., 8 a. m., apartments of William H. Battersby, 3316 N. Broad st. Int. private, Holy Sepulchre Cem.
--The Philadelphia Public Ledger
The home address by this time would not identify persons now living.
Cause of death: Spanish influenza pandemic, Philadelphia, 1918.
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
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The Spanish Influenza Pandemic, which oddly enough began in Kansas, devastated the populations of the United States and Europe. The majority of the victims fell to the disease in 1918 and 1919. Philadelphia was hardest hit of American cities and towns. 13...(Read more)|
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