John W. McNaughton

Illinois, USA
Death 9 Oct 1928 (aged 62)
Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Block 37, Lot 24, SWC S 1/2
Memorial ID 75422130 · View Source
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Arrived in Brainerd in 1872.

•See Patrick Ryan.
•See Reuben Gray.

Partnered with Fred Drexler in the Drexler & McNaughton Blacksmith Shop located mid-block on the west side of South Sixth between Front and Maple Streets.

17 May 1916. John "Buff" McNaughton has a fine summer resort called "Flag Point" which is located on Gull Lake near the Gull River and not far from the Gull Lake dam. Many people spend the day there boating and fishing. Buff has just received a flotilla of pleasure boats and a canoe. (This was Brainerd, Brainerd Daily Dispatch, 17 May 1916)

      Friends of John McNaughton of the Gull Lake resort will regret to learn that he is very ill. (Brainerd Daily Dispatch, 10 October 1928, p. 2, c. 1)

                RESORT OWNER DIES

       John McNaughton, 63, Dies Today
                    at Home on Gull

      John McNaughton, owner of a resort at Squaw Point, Gull Lake, passed away at his home on Gull Lake this morning at the age of 63 years, after an illness of six months.
      The body will remain at Hoenig's undertaking service until Saturday when rites will be conducted at 8:30 a. m. from the St. Francis church here. Interment will be at Evergreen cemetery. (Brainerd Daily Dispatch, 11 October 1928, p. 7, c. 4)

                  CARD OF THANKS

      We wish to thank friends and neighbors for their kindness and sympathy shown us during our recent bereavement, the death of husband, father and brother, John McNaughton.
                  MRS. JOHN McNAUGHTON,
                  WILLIAM McNAUGHTON,
                  DOROTOTHY McNAUGHTON,
                  FRED McNAUGHTON.
(Brainerd Daily Dispatch, 17 October 1928, p. 2, c. 5)

Other Children:
Fred J. McNaughton b. Jan 1890, Wisconsin
Dorothy McNaughton b. 1916 (adopted)

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  • Created by: A. Nelson
  • Added: 24 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75422130
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John W. McNaughton (Jun 1866–9 Oct 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75422130, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by A. Nelson (contributor 47143984) .