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Harvey Gwinn
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Birth: 1903
Death: Jul. 12, 1912
Arlie
Childress County
Texas, USA

..... a photo of a double marker for Earnest L and William Harvey at the Childress Cemetery, Childress, Childress County, Texas Memorial #97984248 and #97984338

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The Wellington Leader
Friday, July 19, 1912
(partial article)

An Awful Tragedy Visited a Home Near Wellington

The Grim Reaper Comes In The Most Cruel Way With A Suddenness That Appals a Whole Community
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Two Little Children are the Victims
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There occured last Friday at the home of C H Gwinn, nine miles south of Wellington, a tragedy which has no paralell in regard to its depth of awfulness in this county.

Harvey age 9 and Earnest age 6, the youngest children of the Gwinn family were burned to death in a fire which destroyed the smoke house and came near catching the home.
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The bodies were recovered and laying side by side in a single casket they were enterred at the cemetery just north of the Arlie Post Office.

 
 
Burial:
Arlie Cemetery
Arlie
Childress County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Jeanette Perrin Coaly
Record added: Jul 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93126690
Harvey Gwinn
Added by: Jeanette Perrin Coaly
 
Harvey Gwinn
Added by: Jeanette Perrin Coaly
 
Harvey Gwinn
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Added by: Jeanette Perrin Coaly
 
 
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