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Perry Arnwine
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1860
Schuyler County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1884
Reading Center
Schuyler County
New York, USA

Watkins Express, September 25, 1884
A Fatal Accident at Reading Centre.
- A lamentable accident which resulted in the death of Perry Arnwine of Tyrone,a young man about twenty-two years of age, occurred at the Reading Centre station on the S.,G. & C. Railway, on Thursday last, September 18th. He had been visiting friends in Reading where be had resided for several
years previous to last season, and was about to take the Day Express for Dundee when the sad event happened. In order to reach the passenger train from the depot, it was necessary to cross a siding on which, unknown to him, a gravel train was backing up. He was struck on the shoulder by the rear dump, knocked about ten feet, and before he could get off the track, his right leg was crushed under the wheels and other painful wounds had been received. He was conveyed to the hotel at Reading Centre; Dr. Bartholomew was summoned, and at his request Drs. Hill and Harvey of Dandee were called. It was found upon examination that Mr. Arnwine's injuries were a bruised shoulder, a bad scalp wound, a mangled left leg, and a right leg which had been unjointed at the knee, completely crushed below and terribly lacerated above. The physicians in attendance amputated the leg within four inches of the body, but the patient lived but about twenty minutes after the operation. The funeral of the unfortunate young man, who was highly regarded by all who knew him, was bold at the Baptist Church in Reading Centre, on Saturday afternoon last; burial at Altay. The deceased leaves a sister, who lives at the home of G. L, Conklin, Reading Centre, and a mother who resides in Elmira. His father is not alive.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Arwin (1826 - 1864)
  Prudence Roxanne Adams Van Scoy (1833 - 1918)
 
 Siblings:
  Jennie Arnwine Bailey (1846 - 1926)*
  Charles Frank Arwine (1850 - 1931)*
  Delia Arnwine Benjamin (1852 - 1872)*
  John H. Arwine (1853 - 1921)*
  Lee Herman Arwine (1855 - 1895)*
  Perry Arnwine (1860 - 1884)
  Katie MacDonald (1862 - 1900)*
  Frank S. Arwine (1863 - 1887)*
  George B. Arwine (1863 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Altay Baptist Church Cemetery
Tyrone
Schuyler County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Kathleen Oster
Record added: Jan 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 102910355
Perry Arnwine
Added by: Kathleen Oster
 
Perry Arnwine
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A life cut short. He died too young.
- Doug Matthews
 Added: Feb. 26, 2017
Remembered
- Kathy
 Added: Jan. 16, 2013
 
 
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