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Charles L. Hill

Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
Death 11 Aug 1880 (aged 24–25)
Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
Burial Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
Plot Burial location unknown (not read by DAR)
Memorial ID 100003143 · View Source
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Son of James & Jane Hill
Jane A. Hill (widow in 1860-1870-1880)

Information from death certificate:
Age 25 years
Nativity: Madisonian
Male White Single
Cause of death: Paralysis caused by pressure on spinal chord caused from machinery
Duration of last illness: 48 hours.
Dr. R. H. Rumelin
Died at Walnut St.
C. Vail, Undertaker
Madison Weekly Herald
11 Aug 1880

A young man named Charles hill was badly injured externally, and, it is feared, internally, at Graham & Co's spoke factory, on Monday afternoon, by being caught in a boring machine.




  • Created by: Karen Phillips
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100003143
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles L. Hill (1855–11 Aug 1880), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100003143, citing Springdale Cemetery, Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Karen Phillips (contributor 46884884) .