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 John Washington Burrill

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John Washington Burrill

  • Birth 30 Oct 1856 Iowa, USA
  • Death 22 Jul 1898 San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
  • Burial Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA
  • Plot Section F
  • Memorial ID 61282908

From the LeMars Sentinel (Plymouth Co, Iowa), Aug 1, 1898, Page 4, Column 3

Akron--W. W. Burrill, who went to San Francisco on account of the serious illness of his brother, John W. Burrill, was apprised of his death, which occurred last Friday, before arriving there but he continued to his destination. The deceased was about 41 years of age, and leaves a wife and little son, who are in Akron at present and who have the heartfelt sympathy of this community. The remains were interred in San Francisco.

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Family informant indicates he worked on cable cars in San Francisco and died as a result of a cable car accident.

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From the San Francisco Call, Jul 23, 1898: San Francisco, California
Burrill - In this city, July 22, 1898, John W., beloved husband of Sybil Burrill, and father of Wesley Burrill, a native of Iowa, aged 41 years.



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  • Created by: Larry White
  • Added: 7 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61282908
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Washington Burrill (30 Oct 1856–22 Jul 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61282908, citing Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Larry White (contributor 46875221) .