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John Alphonso Holliday

John Alphonso Holliday

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  • Name John Alphonso Holliday  [1
    Born 10 Sep 1850  Danville,Les Sources,Québec,Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Obituary 4 Jan 1894  Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buchanan Rechord p. 3 
    • FATALLY INJURED
      Yesterday afternoon John Holliday fell from the top of a windmill derrick, at Robert Coveney's, four miles north of this place. He was climbing the ladder with a ladle of melted babbit metal in his hand, and just before climbing through the platform attempted to change the ladle to his other hand when his foot slipped and he fell to the ground, a distance of forty feet, and struck on his back. His left arm was broken beween the elbow and shoulder so that the bone protruded from the flesh, besides being injured internally. He died this forenoon. He has carried an insurance in the Modern Woodmen Lodge several years, but forfeited it seven months since.
    Find-A-Grave Memorial Link https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/64205251 
    Find-A-Grave Memorial 64205251 
    Died 4 Jan 1894  Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • His last words to daughter were, "be a good girl Minnie."
      (written in the family book he gave her)
    Buried Aft 4 Jan 1894  Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Person ID I24197  Rgstrong Family genes.
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2017 

    Father Hiram George Holliday,   b. 7 Apr 1814, Wolcott,Seneca,New York,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1903, Medina,Orleans,New York,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Charlott Lamour,   b. 26 Jul 1826,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F8608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Elva Dalrymple,   b. 9 Sep 1853, Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1933, Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 11 Sep 1870  Niles,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Type: Death of one spouse 
    Marriage Status 4 Jan 1894 
    Death of one spouse 
    Children 
    +1. Elwin J. D. Holliday,   b. 22 Jun 1871, Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1901, Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +2. Minnie Bell Holliday,   b. 12 Feb 1875, Buchanan,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1958, Niles,Berrien,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +3. Nina Dell Holliday,   b. Jul 1877, ,,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1912  (Age ~ 35 years)
     4. Myrtle Estella Holliday,   b. Jun 1881, ,,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F8598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart