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John Bostwick

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Death 12 Sep 1855 (aged 65–66)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 215496845 View Source
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John Bostwick came to Illinois in 1832, and resided in Upper Alton, Madison County, Illinois. He was previously a merchant in New Orleans, but made his fortune in real estate. He erected a large home on Seminary Street in Upper Alton. After falling through the hatch of a steamboat, his health began to decline. He died in Chicago while visiting there and tending to business. His remains were brought home to Upper Alton.


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