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Samuel P. Harville
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1881, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1930
Friendship
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA

Father: Samuel C. Harville
Mother: Mary Elizabeth "Granny" Burt
Sister: Annie B. Harville

The Monroe News-Star.
August 6, 1930
Page 8; Column 7

TIMBER CUTTER IS KILLED INSTANTLY BY FALLING TREE.

Special to The News-Star.

JONESBORO, Aug. 6. - [S. P. Harville], 40, a timber cutter employed by the Southern Advance Bag and Paper company of Hodge, was instantly killed late yesterday when his neck was broken by a falling tree in the woods near Friendship.

The accident occurred while several workmen were cutting pulpwood. Just as a group of timber men completed severing a large tree, [Harville] walked directly into its path. He apparently failed to hear cries of warning from those who had cut the tree.

When the tree crashed to the earth [Harville] was pinned underneath. After his fellow workmen had succeeded in extricated him from the branches an examination revealed that the timber man's neck was broken. He apparently had died immediately.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Caldwell Harville (1837 - 1921)
  Mary Elizabeth Burt Harville (1852 - 1923)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Jefferson Harville (1875 - 1950)*
  Edgar Lee Harville (1877 - 1949)*
  Samuel P. Harville (1881 - 1930)
  Van Hillery Harvill (1888 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Danville Cemetery
Danville
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Burks Wells
Record added: Jan 27, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10384955
Samuel P. Harville
Added by: Shirley Burks Wells
 
Samuel P. Harville
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- Mary Lou McCormick
 Added: Feb. 24, 2016
In Memory of Sam Harville
- Shirley Burks Wells
 Added: Jan. 27, 2005
 
 
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