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James Cavanaugh
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1884
Dearborn County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1912
Dearborn County
Indiana, USA

d-drowned in Ohio River

(Masing's book on Dearborn County Cemeteries has birth date listed as 1888 from the burial permit - s/o Patrick & Elizabeth Cavanaugh)

Lawrencebburg, Ind-September 29-James W Cavanaugh, 32yrs old[sic], foreman of the docks of the Peoples' Coal Company, was drowned in 4 ft of water in the OH River early this morning. He attempted to jump from one barge to another and fell between the coal boats. His body was recovered a few hours later.

--Cincinnati Inquier

James M Cavenaugh, twenty-eight years of age, an employee of the Peoples Coal Co, fell from a float into the river and was drowned Saturday night about 10:30. He leaves a widow and one small child. The funeral services were held at the home of Mrs. Elizabeth (Goodwin)Cavenaugh, mother of the deceased on Elm Street Tuesday. Burial in Greendale Cemetery.

--Dearborn County Recorder

***child was Joseph Cavanaugh***
Family links: 
  Patrick Cavanagh (1844 - 1909)
  Elizabeth Goodwin Cavanaugh (1860 - 1916)
  Joseph Cavanaugh (1910 - 1966)*
  Mabel Kavanaugh (1881 - 1904)*
  James Cavanaugh (1884 - 1912)
*Calculated relationship
Greendale Cemetery
Dearborn County
Indiana, USA
Created by: dhintx
Record added: Jan 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64931692
James Cavanaugh
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