|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1828|
|Death: ||Jul. 22, 1904|
William P. Erwin, died at his residence near Bench last Friday afternoon, July 22, 1904, at 3:30 o'clock after an illness of only a few days, of gravel [unknown what this means].
The funeral was held at the Trout Creek meeting house on July 24th at 11 o'clock, the services being conducted by Bishop J. W. Hubbard.
A large cortege followed the remains to their last resting place in the Lago Cemetery.
Mr. Erwin was nearly seventy-six years of age, having been born in Alabama on September 16th, 1828 and was one of the first settlers in this section. He was never married, but leaves, besides a number of relatives in Gentile Valley, a sister and a brother in Perry County, Mo. and a brother in Bench, Idaho, John N. Erwin, who has been an nvalid for about five years with rheumatism and a sister, Mrs. M. M. Ellis.
Created by: S PRICE Nance
Record added: Jul 11, 2011
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