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James Patrick McTaggart
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1869
Wisconsin, USA
Death: May 25, 1900
Delta County
Michigan, USA

Sheboygan County (WI) News, Wed, May 30, 1900, p1
Killed Near Escanaba
James McTaggart of Sheboygan Crushed to Death by the Cars
James McTaggart, a member of the McTaggart family who reside at No. 312 N. Water street, in this city, and was employed as brakeman on a C. & N. W. ore train, was killed Thursday evening, May 24th while in the performance of his duty. The train on which McTaggart was employed was pulling into a small station near Escanaba and he was standing on the front platform of the caboose, when a sudden stop threw him to the track. He was evidently stunned by the fall and as the train slacked back the wheels of the first car ahead of the caboose ran over his body crushing out his life. The deceased was thirty-one years of age.
His brothers, John and Charles went to Escanaba last Friday and returned here Saturday evening with the body. The funeral was held at the Church of the Holy Name, Monday morning, the Rev. Father Thill officiating. Interment in the South Side Catholic cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Archibald McTaggart (1839 - 1891)
  Ellen Brown McTaggart (1849 - 1930)
 
 Siblings:
  James Patrick McTaggart (1869 - 1900)
  Charles McTaggart (1871 - 1931)*
  Elizabeth Alice McTaggart Head (1873 - 1947)*
  Caroline Ellen McTaggart Collins (1879 - 1958)*
  Edward Matthew McTaggart (1881 - 1935)*
  Stephen McTaggart (1884 - 1924)*
  William Peter McTaggart (1888 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Wilson
Sheboygan County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: NW quadrant
 
Created by: Jerry H
Record added: May 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36845838
James Patrick McTaggart
Added by: Jerry H
 
James Patrick McTaggart
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