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Milton Claypool Harper
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Birth: Jun. 30, 1836
Illinois, USA
Death: May 22, 1887
Whitman County
Washington, USA

Obituary from old newspaper clipping. Newspaper and date of publication are unknown:
"Milton Claypool Harper one of the pioneer settlers of Whitman County, WA died at his home on Alkali Flat Sunday morning last May 22, 1887 from the effects of injuries received while hauling lumber the day before. It seems that one of the horses hitched to the wagon became restless while Mr. Harper was unloading and to quiet the animal he prodded it with a board, which the horse kicked. The unfortunate man was standing at the rear end of the wagon and the board propelled backward by the kick struck him with great force in the region of the stomack (sic) inflicting injuries which resulted in his death. 
Family links: 
  George Washington Harper (1805 - 1890)
  Louisiana Higgins Harper (1806 - 1875)
  Emeretta Fincher Harper Knox (1853 - 1911)
  Marguerite Harper Stover (1876 - 1940)*
  Ivy Pearl Harper Hanna (1879 - 1918)*
  Nellie Myrtle Harper Major (1881 - 1971)*
  Colby Harper (1885 - 1966)*
  William Harper (1825 - 1916)*
  Mary Adaline Harper Swaggart (1829 - 1912)*
  Elizabeth Angeline Harper Jackson (1832 - 1914)*
  John McDonald Harper (1835 - 1893)*
  Milton Claypool Harper (1836 - 1887)
  Margaret Evaline Harper Barnard (1842 - 1927)*
  James L V Harper (1844 - 1869)*
  Louisianna E Harper Green (1847 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Colfax Cemetery
Whitman County
Washington, USA
Created by: Melanie
Record added: Jun 01, 2011
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Milton Claypool Harper
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Milton Claypool Harper
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Milton Claypool Harper
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