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 Henry McCort

Henry McCort

Birth
Ireland
Death 17 Mar 1887 (aged 73)
Carroll County, Ohio, USA
Burial Carroll County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100091655 · View Source
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the Carroll Free Press, Carrollton, Ohio, Wednesday, March 23, 1887.

Henry McCort died of cancer in the stomach at the home of his son-in-law, John McHugh, in Union Township, last Thursday night, March 17th, at the advanced age of 73 years, and was buried in Mt. Pleasant Church yard on Saturday, attended by a host of relatives and friends. His son, Andrew McCort, of the Canton police force, was present at his death and funeral.
He leaves six sons and two daughters his survivors, his wife having receded him in death about two years. He was born in the county of Farmagh, Ireland. He with his family, first crossed to Canada, thence down to New York; thence to Ohio in 1860 or 1861, in the township in which he died. He had two sons, William and Hugh, that enlisted in the union army, one of whom died in the service, the other died since the war in Missouri. He was a member of the M. E. Church, and in politics a sterling union man and a Republican. The deceased was an industrious and honest man.

Information researched by Richard Paul Culler of Carrollton, Ohio.


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  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100091655
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry McCort (17 Jan 1814–17 Mar 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100091655, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Carroll County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Names in Stone (contributor 47318282) .