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Hugh Garland Meem
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1865
Lynchburg
Lynchburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1890
Mount Savage
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

Harrisonburg Rockingham Register February 7, 1890 (VA)

Hugh Garland Meem, son of Gen. Gilbert S. Meem, of Shenandoah county, died last Friday at Mt. Savage, M., at the residence of Mrs. Dr. Thompson, of typhoid fever, aged 25 years. Mr. Meem is the young man who at the risk of his own life, rescued last fall from the Allegany mines, near Frostburg, some forty miners who had been shut in the mines from an overflow of water. At this time he was civil engineer of the Consolidation Coal Company. His remains were taken to Lynchburg for interment. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gilbert Simrall Meem (1824 - 1908)
  Nannie Rose Garland Meem (1839 - 1930)
 
 Sibling:
  Hugh Garland Meem (1865 - 1890)
  Gilbert S Meem (1880 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Son of Gilbert S & Nannie R, Aged 25 years
 
Burial:
Presbyterian Cemetery
Lynchburg
Lynchburg City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Rebecca Evans
Record added: Jan 19, 2011
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****************************************Harrisonburg Rockingham Register February 7, 1890 (VA)Hugh Garland Meem, son of Gen. Gilbert S. Meem, of Shenandoah county, died last Friday at Mt. Savage, M., at the residence of Mrs. Dr. Thompson, of typhoid fever...(Read more)
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 Added: May. 3, 2014
 
 
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