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Henry Bassett "Harry" Hawkins
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Birth: Mar., 1866
Barton County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1908
Ellis County
Oklahoma, USA

Son of a newspaper publisher, Henry homesteaded in Gage, Oklahoma and ran newspaper. He died under mysterious circumstances - poisoned or suicide - no one really knows.
As published on Thursday, October 1, 1908,in Garber Sentinel. (Garber, Okla.), Vol. 9, No. 50, Ed. 1:
"We hear with sorrow of the death of Harry Hawkins at Gage, Oklahoma where he was publishing a paper. Mr. Hawkins worked for us over these years and we never had in our employ a pleasanter man to deal with as in all that time there was not an unpleasant word passed between us. Kind and liberal almost to a fault, he was beloved by all who made his acquaintance. His little family has the sincere sympathy of the Sentinal as we feel as if we had lost a firm personal friend."

Family links: 
  Oscar D. Hawkins (1826 - 1907)
  Frances Anne Martyr Hawkins (1826 - 1911)
  Maude F Hawkins (1879 - 1956)
  Robert Lewis Hawkins (1856 - 1940)*
  Charles Martyr Hawkins (1858 - 1938)*
  Frances Middleton Hawkins Neville (1861 - 1933)*
  Frances Middleton Hawkins Neville (1861 - 1933)*
  Annie Laura Hawkins Martin (1864 - 1950)*
  Henry Bassett Hawkins (1866 - 1908)
  Joseph Franklin Hawkins (1868 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Gage Memorial Cemetery
Ellis County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Unsure
Created by: Susan Olsen
Record added: Jan 21, 2013
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Henry Bassett Harry Hawkins
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Henry Bassett Harry Hawkins
Added by: Susan Olsen
Henry Bassett Harry Hawkins
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