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Samuel E Mellinger
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1837
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1924
Mount Pleasant
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Killed when a bull being led with other cattle through town to the rail yard broke free running through the street and the crowd panicked. Samuel was elderly and walked with a cane, he was knocked down by the crowd and died of a fractured skull.
This was according to his son, disputing published stories (and even his death certificate) that Samuel was attacked and thrown by the bull.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Mellinger (1796 - 1871)
  Mary MacLaughlan Mellinger (1803 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Crouse Mellinger (1841 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Mellinger (1822 - 1873)*
  Joseph Mellinger (1824 - 1875)*
  Polly Mary Mellinger Shupe (1826 - 1912)*
  Sylvia Lydia Mellinger Moody (1829 - 1906)*
  Benjamin Mellinger (1832 - 1920)*
  Anna Barbara Mellinger Moody (1834 - 1863)*
  Samuel E Mellinger (1837 - 1924)
  John Mellinger (1839 - 1901)*
  George McGlaughlin Mellinger (1842 - 1916)*
  Rebecca Mellinger Cramer (1846 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Mount Pleasant
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Robin Henry
Record added: Apr 24, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 128449823
Samuel E Mellinger
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 Added: Apr. 24, 2014
 
 
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