|Birth: ||1868, Scotland|
|Death: ||Jul., 1898|
Adams County News, July 6, 1898
Killed by a Freight Train
Last Sunday morning at 8:20 o'clock a special freight pulled out east and was opposite the flouring mills, a man by the name of Allen Monroe undertook to catch the rods and missing his hold was thrown under the wheels and instantly killed.
The deceased was about 30 years of age, medium complexion, dark hair, blue-grey eyes, height about 5 feet, 10 inches, weight about 170 pounds.
He was according to the testimony of Frank Lawrence, who claimed to have know him two years, a native of Scotland and has relatives lving at Rat Harbor Portage and Sidney, Cape Britian Island.
Deceased had been in Ritzville about six weeks. The body was interred in the county lot at hill cemtery Sunday afternoon at 5 o'clock.
Ritzville Memorial Cemetery
Plot: unmarked grave
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Record added: Feb 20, 2012
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