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John Douglas “J.D.” Arnett

Hodgenville, Larue County, Kentucky, USA
Death 21 Dec 1924 (aged 64)
Eagle Lake, Colorado County, Texas, USA
Burial Eagle Lake, Colorado County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 65763095 · View Source
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John Douglas Arnett married Martha Ellen Hornbeck

Eagle Lake Man Held In Connection With Arnett Death

On evidence developed in the inquest held by Justice of the Peace Max Conner at Eagle Lake on the death of J.D. Arnett,a farmer living near that city,G.M. Hams was placed under arrest and lodged in the County Jail here last Thursday.

Examining trial was held in Squire Conner's court yesterday afternoon and Hams was bound over to the action of the Grand Jury in the sum of one thousand dollars,and the bond was pronptly made.

Townsend and Scoggins of this city are representing the defendant.

Mr.Arnett was found dead at a small bridge near the Camp Site Filling Station in Eagle Lake Sunday morning,December 21,1924.The body was frozen when found and examination of same disclosed the fact that his neck was dislocated.

Colorado Citizen January 1,1925

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 65763095
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Douglas “J.D.” Arnett (11 Jul 1860–21 Dec 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65763095, citing Eagle Lake Masonic Cemetery, Eagle Lake, Colorado County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by darla halley (contributor 47178862) .