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Edgar Hanna
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Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 18, 1965
Nevins
Edgar County
Illinois, USA

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1965 Sep 18. EDGAR HANNA STRUCK BY TRAIN
PLAN INQUESTS IN TRAIN DEATHS
PARIS, IL (Special) - Edgar County Coroner W. A. Bittner said inquests will be held into the deaths of a Redmon man and a Nevins man who were killed in 2 separate train accidents involving the same train.
Killed in the accidents were Edgar Hanna, 72 [b.c. 1893], of Nevins, who was struck Sat. night [9/18/1965] while walking down the Pennsylvania railroad tracks at his home near Nevins, and Wilbur Long, 27, Redmon, whose car was struck at the Pennsy crossing of Jefferson St. in Paris Sun. night [9/19/1965].
Both of the men were killed instantly by the impact of the accidents, according to Dr. Bittner. Inquests will be held at the Blume-Stewart Funeral Home when train crews can be released from their runs.
Terre Haute [Vigo Co.,IN] Tribune, [Wednesday] 9/22/1965 [jpg from microfilm at Vigo County Public Library, Terre Haute, IN]
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9/23/1965 - 9/26/1965 No other articles in p2/9 death notices found in the Terre Haute Tribune
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 Children:
  Francis Eugene Hanna (____ - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Franklin Cemetery
Paris
Edgar County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Karen Bracey
Record added: Dec 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81613555
Edgar Hanna
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