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 Augustus Barton Black, Jr

Augustus Barton Black, Jr

Birth
Death 16 Nov 1954 (aged 1–2)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section A, Garden of Roses, Lot 308, Grave 5
Memorial ID 138133099 · View Source
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Date Of Burial: 11/19/1954
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Augustus Black jr., 2-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Augustus Black of 2105 E. Moffat Ave., died at 10:30 p.m. yesterday at St. John's hospital which he entered at 7:30 p.m. yesterday.

Coroner W.C. Telford will conduct an inquest.

Date: Wednesday, November 17, 1954
Paper: Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield, IL)
Page: 3
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BLACK, AUGUSTUS B. JR. - Two-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Augustus Black sr. of 2105 E. Moffat Ave., died at St. John's hospital at 10:30 p.m. yesterday Nov. 16, 1954.

Survived by his parents; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Orme and Mr. and Mrs. John Malone; great-grandmothers, Mrs. Grace Orme, Mrs. Mattie Shue and Mrs. Mary Daugherty, all of Springfield; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Remains to Bisch Memorial home where friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday.

Remains will be removed to Wesley Methodist church where friends may call from 2 p.m. until time of services there at 3 p.m. Friday, Rev. Paul Zeman officiating.

Burial in Roselawn cemetery.

Date: Thursday, November 18, 1954
Paper: Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield, IL)
Page: 48
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An investigation into the death of 23-month-old Augustus Black jr. has shown the child died on Nov. 16 of acute bulbar polio, Dr. Telford said. He received the pathologist's report late Wednesday afternoon.

The infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Augustus Black, of 2105 Moffat Ave., became ill on the day of his death and was admitted to St. John's hospital, where he died a few hours later.

Date: Friday, December 10, 1954
Paper: Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield, IL)
Page: 25
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  • Created by: Darrin Moore
  • Added: 1 Nov 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138133099
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Augustus Barton Black, Jr (1952–16 Nov 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138133099, citing Roselawn Memorial Park, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Darrin Moore (contributor 47815365) .