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John Washington Burrill
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1856
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1898
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

From the LeMars Sentinel (Plymouth Co, Iowa), Aug 1, 1898, Page 4, Column 3

Akron--W. W. Burrill, who went to San Francisco on account of the serious illness of his brother, John W. Burrill, was apprised of his death, which occurred last Friday, before arriving there but he continued to his destination. The deceased was about 41 years of age, and leaves a wife and little son, who are in Akron at present and who have the heartfelt sympathy of this community. The remains were interred in San Francisco.

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Family informant indicates he worked on cable cars in San Francisco and died as a result of a cable car accident.

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From the San Francisco Call, Jul 23, 1898: San Francisco, California
Burrill - In this city, July 22, 1898, John W., beloved husband of Sybil Burrill, and father of Wesley Burrill, a native of Iowa, aged 41 years.

 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Burrill (1836 - 1924)
  Martha Austin Burrill (1838 - 1913)
 
 Siblings:
  John Washington Burrill (1856 - 1898)
  Robert Bruce Burrill (1858 - 1921)*
  George Henry Burrill (1860 - 1932)*
  Sarah Jane Burrill Brown (1864 - 1958)*
  William Wesley Burrill (1867 - 1935)*
  James Walter Burrill (1869 - 1920)*
  Emma Beatrice Burrill Alderson (1871 - 1957)*
  Ida May Burrill Tullis (1874 - 1920)*
  Martha Agnes Burrill Hinde (1877 - 1959)*
  Edith Irene Burrill Kern (1879 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section F
 
Created by: Larry White
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61282908
John Washington Burrill
Added by: Larry White
 
John Washington Burrill
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