Martha Jane Cairnes

Martha Jane Cairnes

Birth
Jarrettsville, Harford County, Maryland, USA
Death 23 May 1893 (aged 52)
Jarrettsville, Harford County, Maryland, USA
Burial Madonna, Harford County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row 15 Lot 42
Memorial ID 42989338 · View Source
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Quincy Whig Dubuque Iowa 4/13/1869 Baltimore, April 12-On Saturday evening at Jarrettsville, Hartford county, Miss Cairns shot and killed Nicholas McComas. About twenty persons were seated on the porch of the village hotel, when Miss Cairns suddenly appeared, drew a pistol and fired three shots at McComas. The alleged cause of the murder was seduction.
Miss Martha J. Cairnes, daughter of the late George Cairnes and sister of Mr. George R. Carines, Secretary of the Harford Fire Insurance Company, died on Tuesday morning May 23d, at the residence of Mr. J. Wilson Galbreath, near Jarrettsville. Miss Cairnes was ill with consumption and was visiting at Mr. Galbreath's when she died. She was buried yesterday at Bethel Presbyterian Church. (Aegis & Intelligencer, May 26, 1893, p. 3)


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  • Created by: Donna Jones
  • Added: 12 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42989338
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Jane Cairnes (16 Jan 1841–23 May 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42989338, citing Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Madonna, Harford County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Donna Jones (contributor 46931362) .