Henry C Eskelson

Henry C Eskelson

Birth
Iowa, USA
Death 20 Jul 1909 (aged 21)
Forest Grove, Washington County, Oregon, USA
Burial Forest Grove, Washington County, Oregon, USA
Plot Lot 260, Grave 4
Memorial ID 89009230 · View Source
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Henry C. Eskelsen, a young man came here about a week ago took suddenly ill at the home of Ralph Fritz on Gales Crest and died in a few hours Tuesday afternoon. Born July 25, 1887 in Iowa and came here from Portland. He leaves a brother Arnold Eskelson at Reedly, Calif.; and father, C. L. Eskelson, Sabula, Iowa. TB was the cause of death.

[Washington County News, 22 Jul 1909]

Coroner's inquest states Mr. Eskelsen died July 20, 1909 at the hose of Ralph Fritz of Forest Grove of natural causes, suffering from tuberculosis. He was six foot tall, medium complexion, blue eyes, brown hair. The remains were delivered to V R Limber for burial. A brother, Arnold Eskelsen lives on a ranch at Mount Campbell, Ca. Testimony of Mr. Fritz states he knew the deceased at Mount Carroll, Ill. His mother died about three years ago at Sebula, Iowa of TB


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  • Created by: Tracy Turner
  • Added: 23 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89009230
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry C Eskelson (29 Jul 1887–20 Jul 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89009230, citing Forest View Cemetery, Forest Grove, Washington County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Tracy Turner (contributor 46815350) .