|Birth: ||Dec. 26, 1868|
|Death: ||May 20, 1880|
A BOY DROWNED--Joseph Flint, aged eleven years, was drowned yesterday afternoon by falling into the water from a log at the foot of Brook street.
The boy was playing with a young companion named Sullivan, who, as soon as he noticed the accident, ran to the home of young Flint, 141 Brook street, and informed his mother of the sad affair.
The body was recovered in about thirty-five minutes from the time, but life was extinct.
Coroner De La Hooke was notified, but an inquest will not be held.
Now that the warm weather has set in, accidents of this kind will become more numerous.
It would be as well if the Esplanade Constable were instructed to patrol the dock in the vicinity of the rafts during the afternoon, but especially after school hours.
Toronto Daily, Toronto, Friday, May 21, 1880, Page 4
Joseph Flint, age 11 years 4 months, 25 days, died May 20th 1880, Interred May 22nd, 1880, cause of death drowning. Officiating service Rev. Silcos (c/b Silcox).
Richard Henry Flint (1830 - 1904)
Helen Arless Flint (1829 - 1907)
William David Flint (1854 - 1902)*
Adeline Helen Flint (1859 - 1867)*
Richard Henry Flint (1862 - 1913)*
Arthur Arless Flint (1863 - 1942)*
Ruth Henrietta Flint Vivian (1864 - 1939)*
Helen Adeline Flint Forbes (1867 - 1957)*
Joseph David Flint (1868 - 1880)
Robert Samuel Flint (1873 - 1933)*
Note: No stone
Toronto Necropolis and Crematorium
Plot: Section L 95 South Half
Created by: Mary Ann Loss
Record added: Jul 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72551829