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Bessie Martin MacLachlan
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1897
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1898
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Hebron Church records: baptised January 9, 1898.

Her brother William remembered that she died of "undulant fever" - bacteria in milk.

Undulant fever (1896) - a persistant human brucellosis (brucellae bacteria) marked by remittent fever, pain and swelling in the joints, and great weakness and contracted by contact with infected domestic animals or consumption of their products - Webster's

Philadelphia City Archives death record:
Certificate no. 13790
Age 7 weeks
Cause: Enteritis
Attending Physician: J. Martin
Born in Philadelphia
Address: 1941 Ridge Avenue, 29th Ward
Parents: William and Martha
Died: January 18, 1898
Buried: January 20, 1898, Mt. Moriah


Philadelphia Inquirer, Thursday morning, January 20, 1898, Page 12, Col. 3:
MacLACHLAN.-On January 18, Bessie M., daughter of William and Martha MacLachlan, aged 7 weeks. The relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, on Thursday afternoon, at 1 o'clock, from the residence of her grand-father, Mr. John McArthur, 1941 Ridge avenue. Interment at Mount Moriah Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry MacLachlan (1869 - 1951)
  Martha Knight McArthur MacLachlan (1867 - 1957)
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie Martin MacLachlan (1897 - 1898)
  Frances MacLachlan Young (1899 - 1980)*
  William Henry MacLachlan (1904 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 21, Lot 10
 
Created by: Researcher
Record added: Apr 12, 2007
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Bessie Martin MacLachlan
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Bessie Martin MacLachlan
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Bessie Martin MacLachlan
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~ may your soul rest in peace ~ gone much too soon ~
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