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John Borg

BORG, JOHN -- Died Sept. 20, 1896, of cancer, aged 67 years. Funeral held at Baillytown Swedish Lutheran church, Sept. 22, Rev. Doureen officiating, and the remains interred in the Swedish Lutheran cemetery.

Deceased was born in Sweden March 27, 1826, and emigrated to American in 1857, locating in Westchester township, where he lived until his death. He leaves a family of wife and ten children. He was a highly respected and industrious citizen of the township, whose death is generally mourned.

Newspaper: The Westchester Tribune
Date of Publication: September 26, 1896
Volume Number: 13
Issue Number: 24
Page: 1
Column(s): 5

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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