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Thomas Alfred Hiskey
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1847
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1875
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Son of Benjamin and Mary Hiskey drowned according to coronor's report. The family didn't have the money to bury, so he is co-mingeled with others in lot 16 of section E,

Deseret News reported that he and friends were fishing and boating on the Jordan River. He and other friend got in trouble in the current. The other guys in the boat didn't realize they were in actual trouble until it was too late to rescue Thomas.

Family was in the Henry Miller wagon train of 1862 when Thomas was 14-yrs-old 
 
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 Parents:
  Allen Benjamin Hiskey (1821 - 1884)
  Mary Ann Dankel Hiskey (1820 - 1899)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Alfred Hiskey (1847 - 1875)
  Peter Michael Hiskey (1849 - 1918)*
  Clara Jane Hiskey Warr (1856 - 1937)*
  Celia Augusta Hiskey Tate (1859 - 1932)*
  John Seaman Hiskey (1864 - 1949)*
  Josephine Ruban (1872 - 1873)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: E lot 16
 
Maintained by: ewill
Originally Created by: tsayrate
Record added: Apr 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88385514
Thomas Alfred Hiskey
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Thomas Alfred Hiskey
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