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John Hill
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Birth: 1861, Canada
Death: Sep., 1882
Alpine County
California, USA

California News Items.

A young man named John Hill of Markleeville, Alpine county, was killed last week by a log rolling on his body.
(Tuscon Daily Citizen, 9/18/1882).
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Another reports indicates he was killed by a "log saw" instantly, near Woodfords, "early last Tuesday morning"; he was 21 years old and was from "Argentine Co. Canada" (Monitor Argus of Sept 11, 1882).

NOTE: Not absolutely certain he is buried in Markleeville, although the Tucson report indicates he was a Markleeville resident; it is also possible that he could have been buried at the Merrill cemetery in Woodfords. 
Markleeville Cemetery
Alpine County
California, USA
Plot: Grave location unknown
Maintained by: Karen D.
Originally Created by: Sue
Record added: Aug 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116066594
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