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 Joseph Henry Botz

Joseph Henry Botz

Birth
Meire Grove, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA
Death 11 Sep 1907 (aged 33)
Freeport, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Freeport, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 113796149 · View Source
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Born in Getty Township.
Died in threshing accident in Millwood township.

Joseph Botz son of Jacob Botz, of Freeport, Minn., was killed instantly by a threshing machine Sept 12. The young man was putting the belt on the fly wheel while the engine was in motion and his clothing caught in the wheel, pulling his head in. The accident was horrible.
Source: The Ward County independent., September 19, 1907,(Minot, Ward County, N.D.)

St. Cloud, Minn., Sept. 14. — Joe
Botz, a Freeport farmer, was killed by
a threshing machine. One arm was
completely torn from his body and his
head was crushed. Botz was one of
the most prominent farmers in this vicinity.
Source: The Post and record (Rochester, Minn.)
September 20, 1907

Brother to John Frederick Botz.
Married Josephine Vogel.


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  • Created by: Ken Beuning
  • Added: 14 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113796149
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Henry Botz (30 Oct 1873–11 Sep 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113796149, citing Sacred Heart Cemetery, Freeport, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Ken Beuning (contributor 48152580) .