Patrick O'Brien

Death 27 Oct 1894 (aged 29–30)
Pillager, Cass County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Block 2, Lot 39 [?]
Memorial ID 125217918 · View Source
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Losey & Dean Mortuary Records:
Patrick O'Brien died at Sanatarium, 27 October 1894, buried 29 October 1894 in Evergreen Cemetery. Death certified by Dr. Courtney. Run over in Cass County and injured. County refused to bury him. So buried him at our expense. Had $1.05 on his person.

                    Death's Victims.

      Patrick O'Brien died at the N. P. Sanatarium on Saturday, Oct. 27th, of injuries received by falling under a moving train at Pillager. He was a tourist stealing a ride on a freight train, and met with the accident that caused his death that morning. He was 30 years of age. He said that his parents lived at Detroit, Michigan, but a telegram announcing his death failed to reach them. His remains were buried on Monday. (Brainerd Dispatch, 02 November 1894, p. 4, c. 4)


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  • Created by: A. Nelson
  • Added: 16 Feb 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 125217918
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Patrick O'Brien (1864–27 Oct 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125217918, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by A. Nelson (contributor 47143984) .